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Surf's up at the Cross Keys as the Tuery Sessions return to Alcester - Redditch Standard

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Surf's up at the Cross Keys as the Tuery Sessions return to Alcester  Redditch Standard

THIS coming Sunday, August 18 two brilliant singer songwriters will be bringing out the sunshine at The Cross Keys pub in Alcester for Jack Blackman's Tuery ...

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Crushing home win for Alcester - Redditch Standard

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Crushing home win for Alcester  Redditch Standard

ALCESTER Bowling Club's week started in fine fashion with a massive home win against Central Edgbaston for the A team in Division Five of the S&W ...

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Moseley Folk & Arts Festival: Everything you need to know - Coventry Telegraph

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 20:01:00 GMT

Moseley Folk & Arts Festival: Everything you need to know  Coventry Telegraph

It takes place from Friday August 30 until Sunday September 1.

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'Highest ever' Attainment 8 score for Alcester Grammar GCSE students - Redditch Standard

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 08:49:56 GMT

'Highest ever' Attainment 8 score for Alcester Grammar GCSE students  Redditch Standard

ALCESTER Grammar School is celebrating yet another set of outstanding GCSE results, this time from its second expanded cohort of 120 students. In all 62 per ...

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Miles appointed as Alcester's new head coach - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Miles appointed as Alcester's new head coach  Stratford upon Avon Herald

RUGBY UNION. DAVID Miles has taken over from Chris Johnston as Alcester RFC's new head coach, it has been confirmed. The Red and Blacks have been ...

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Criminal gang targeting people at Alcester cash point | Redditch Advertiser - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Criminal gang targeting people at Alcester cash point | Redditch Advertiser  Redditch Advertiser

CALLOUS thieves are repeatedly targeting people on a quite street corner in Alcester. The Advertiser reported on Friday that an elderly man was knocked to the ...

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Alcester Grammar showcases its engineering excellence - Redditch Standard

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Grammar showcases its engineering excellence  Redditch Standard

ALCESTER Grammar showcased its engineering excellence last week when it won one of the main prizes at the Manufacturing Assembly Network's Design ...

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Owner to sell Cellar Restaurant & Bar in - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Owner to sell Cellar Restaurant & Bar in  Redditch Advertiser

A POPULAR Alcester restaurant will be changing hands after 26 successful years of trading.

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Top RHS gardener set to share small plot secrets in Alcester - Redditch Advertiser

Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:45:00 GMT

Top RHS gardener set to share small plot secrets in Alcester  Redditch Advertiser

A TOP RHS garden judge is set to share his secrets with people in Alcester on how to make the most of a small garden.

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Saddle up for the Alcester Court Leet fun day – and it's all for charity - Redditch Standard

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Saddle up for the Alcester Court Leet fun day – and it's all for charity  Redditch Standard

THE Alcester Court Leet family fun day is back on Saturday, August 17 and it promises to be jam-packed with bags of entertainment. Featuring everything from ...

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New head coach Miles takes the reins at Alcester - Redditch Standard

Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

New head coach Miles takes the reins at Alcester  Redditch Standard

ALCESTER have been back in pre-season training since early July under the guidance of a new head coach. David Miles has agreed to lead the Midlands ...

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Crowbar gang storm shop in Alcester - Hereford Times

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 13:30:51 GMT

Crowbar gang storm shop in Alcester  Hereford Times

A GANG has stormed into a shop in Alcester, stealing a several items.

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Alcester Motor Show proves huge success with more than 5000 visitors - Redditch Standard

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Motor Show proves huge success with more than 5000 visitors  Redditch Standard

THE second ever Alcester Motor Show was a huge success with more than 5,000 people visiting the high street last Sunday, July 21. The sun was beating down ...

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Camper Calling returns to Ragley Hall this weekend - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:52:37 GMT

Camper Calling returns to Ragley Hall this weekend  Redditch Advertiser

THE August Bank Holiday weekend sees Camper Calling returning to Ragley Hall in Alcester - and organisers say it will be better than ever.

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BBC Radio PopMaster quiz tunes in from caravan in Warwickshire - Leamington Observer

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

BBC Radio PopMaster quiz tunes in from caravan in Warwickshire  Leamington Observer

THE LEGENDARY PopMaster quiz hosted by BBC Radio 2's Ken Bruce was broadcast from Warwickshire this morning. The veteran DJ – who has often joked ...

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Grieving widow appeals for help from motor company workers in Alcester - Worcester News

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Grieving widow appeals for help from motor company workers in Alcester  Worcester News

FOLLOWING the death of her husband from asbestos exposure a grieving widow is appealing for help from anyone who worked with him for the same…

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Sutton completes first programme of council housing for 30 years - Your Local Guardian

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Sutton completes first programme of council housing for 30 years  Your Local Guardian

Sutton has completed its first programme of new council house building for 30 years, adding 93 homes to the borough.

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Four original Superdream founders join Alcester's CAB Studios agency - Bromsgrove Standard

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 10:00:45 GMT

Four original Superdream founders join Alcester's CAB Studios agency  Bromsgrove Standard

THE FOUR founders of Superdream have teamed up with Alcester-based marketing agency CAB Studios to launch a PR division. CAB PR will be led by Laura ...

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Festival guide: Camper Calling 2019 - all you need to know - Coventry Telegraph

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:12:00 GMT

Festival guide: Camper Calling 2019 - all you need to know  Coventry Telegraph

Including how to get there, stage times, ticket details and more.

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Malley at the double as Romans down FC Stratford - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:58:00 GMT

Malley at the double as Romans down FC Stratford  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. Midland League, Division Two FC Stratford 0. Alcester Town 3 (Malley 12 18 (pen), Brown 35) Report by Craig Gibbons. ALCESTER Town ...

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Elderly man robbed of £500 in daylight robbery in Bleachfield Street in - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Elderly man robbed of £500 in daylight robbery in Bleachfield Street in  Redditch Advertiser

AN elderly man was knocked to the floor and had £500 stolen in a daring daylight robbery.

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Two possible sightings as vigilant public look out for cashpoint thief - Redditch Standard

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Two possible sightings as vigilant public look out for cashpoint thief  Redditch Standard

POLICE have reported two incidents of a woman seen hanging around the cashpoint machine in Bleachfield Street, Alcester. It comes after a woman barged an ...

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New machine which converts household waste into fuel could help fight against climate crisis - Leamington Observer

Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

New machine which converts household waste into fuel could help fight against climate crisis  Leamington Observer

AN ECO-MINDED inventor has created a machine which converts waste into energy – and hopes it will soon become as common as a fridge or cooker in ...

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Ready Steady Sing looking for participants - Evesham Journal

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Ready Steady Sing looking for participants  Evesham Journal

A SINGING group is getting ready for an event called 'Ready Steady Sing.'

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Bags of local talent as well as big stars for Morton Stanley Festival - Redditch Standard

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bags of local talent as well as big stars for Morton Stanley Festival  Redditch Standard

THE brilliant Jack Blackman is just one of the many local stars featuring in this year's Morton Stanley Festival. Jack is the man behind the highly successful Tuery ...

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Four original Superdream members join Alcester's CAB Studios agency - Bromsgrove Standard

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Four original Superdream members join Alcester's CAB Studios agency  Bromsgrove Standard

FOUR MEMBERS of Superdream's PR team have teamed up with Alcester-based marketing agency CAB Studios to launch a PR division. CAB PR will be led by ...

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Runners preparing for the fifth Alcester 10k - Redditch Advertiser

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Runners preparing for the fifth Alcester 10k  Redditch Advertiser

MORE than 1000 runners will hit the streets for the fifth edition of the Alcester 10k race on Sunday, October6.

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Men to face charges in connection with car key burglaries - Redditch Advertiser

Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Men to face charges in connection with car key burglaries  Redditch Advertiser

THREE men have been ordered to appear in court where they will face charges in connection with 10 car key burglaries across the region, including Alcester ...

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The best restaurants to try in Moseley and Kings Heath, according to TripAdvisor - Birmingham Live

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 04:30:00 GMT

The best restaurants to try in Moseley and Kings Heath, according to TripAdvisor  Birmingham Live

Michellin starred eateries, highly-rated curry houses, grills and much more.

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Man hurt in 'street attack' near Kingfisher shopping centre in Redditch - Birmingham Live

Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Man hurt in 'street attack' near Kingfisher shopping centre in Redditch  Birmingham Live

He was treated at the scene by paramedics and taken to hospital.

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Appeal for driver and passenger seen in white car around time of fatal crash in which woman in her 30s died - Gloucestershire Live

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:26:00 GMT

Appeal for driver and passenger seen in white car around time of fatal crash in which woman in her 30s died  Gloucestershire Live

Police have issued a *fresh* appeal for information after a woman in her 30s died in a crash in Worcestershire earlier this month. The crash happened on Friday, ...

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Alcester A show no signs of letting up in title hunt - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester A show no signs of letting up in title hunt  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS. ALCESTER A are now 28 points clear at the top of the Wildmoor Summer Tennis League Premier Division table after the eighth round of fixtures ...

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Urgent appeal to find motor company workers after former employee dies from asbestos exposure - Redditch Advertiser

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Urgent appeal to find motor company workers after former employee dies from asbestos exposure  Redditch Advertiser

AN urgent appeal has gone out to find people who worked for an Alcester-based company after a former employee died from asbestos exposure.

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Reigning champions Stratford end Alcester A's perfect start - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Reigning champions Stratford end Alcester A's perfect start  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS. ALCESTER A's 100 per cent winning record in the Wildmoor Tennis League Premier Division was brought to an end by reigning champions ...

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Peace Day remembered in Alcester 100 years on - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Peace Day remembered in Alcester 100 years on  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Royal British Legion (RBL) commemorated the 100th anniversary of Peace Day – to mark the end of the First World War – by holding a ceremony on ...

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Double bill of Mikron as canal theatre troupe drop anchor in Alcester - Redditch Standard

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Double bill of Mikron as canal theatre troupe drop anchor in Alcester  Redditch Standard

MIKRON'S Theatre's new shows All Hands on Deck and Redcoats return to the region for laughs, songs and drama galore in the coming weeks. All Hands on ...

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Glorious tenth food festival to be celebrated in Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Glorious tenth food festival to be celebrated in Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE Alcester and Forest of Arden Food Festivals celebrate their tenth anniversary this year and once again there are many tempting delights on offer at the first ...

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Get out and about with orienteering session in Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Get out and about with orienteering session in Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ORIENTEERING OVERSLEY Wood, near Alcester, will be the venue for a have-a-go taster orienteering session on Wednesday (24th July). Warwickshire-based ...

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League leaders Alcester A maintain unbeaten record - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

League leaders Alcester A maintain unbeaten record  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS. WILDMOOR Summer League Premier Division leaders Alcester A maintained their unbeaten run with a straightforward 4-0 victory over mid-table ...

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First win of 2019 for Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

First win of 2019 for Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER head into the short break from rugby in high spirits after claiming their first win of 2019 at the weekend. After four successive Midlands Three West ...

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Villa Park here we come! Purity Beer joins the Premier League outfit - Redditch Standard

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Villa Park here we come! Purity Beer joins the Premier League outfit  Redditch Standard

MULTI-AWARD winning brewery Purity Brewing Company has linked up with Premier League outfit in a move that will see the Warwickshire brewer's beers ...

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Neighbourhood Plan for Alcester Neighbourhood Plan Area - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Neighbourhood Plan for Alcester Neighbourhood Plan Area  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE Alcester Neighbourhood Development Plan is a step closer to fruition following receipt of the draft plan for formal submission consultation, the stage of the ...

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VIDEO: Alcester's day at the pancake races - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

VIDEO: Alcester's day at the pancake races  Stratford upon Avon Herald

SHROVE TUESDAY was celebrated in Alcester earlier this week with traditional pancake races run along High Street. There were races for young and old with ...

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Retirement of veteran councillors opens the field in Alcester and Studley - Redditch Standard

Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Retirement of veteran councillors opens the field in Alcester and Studley  Redditch Standard

THE local elections are looming in Stratford District with the people of Alcester and Studley and surrounding villages urged to get out and vote this Thursday, ...

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Alcester residents invited to give views on flood scheme proposals - GOV.UK

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester residents invited to give views on flood scheme proposals  GOV.UK

Residents are being invited to share their thoughts on flood scheme proposals for the town of Alcester at an upcoming community drop-in session.

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Midlands Live: Breaking news and local stories - BBC News

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 07:06:10 GMT

Midlands Live: Breaking news and local stories  BBC News

The latest news, sport, travel and weather across the West Midlands and south Cheshire.

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Bloomin' great: Alcester gardens open to raise funds for Cancer Research UK - Redditch Standard

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bloomin' great: Alcester gardens open to raise funds for Cancer Research UK  Redditch Standard

HELP raise vital money to combat cancer at the Alcester and District Friends' annual Garden Walkabout. It's happening this Sunday, June 16 and is the district's ...

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Plans to build a large gas fired power station near Alcester have been re-submitted - Redditch Standard

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Plans to build a large gas fired power station near Alcester have been re-submitted  Redditch Standard

PLANS to build a large gas fired power station near Alcester have been re-submitted following their withdrawal last year when planning permission was refused ...

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Have your say: Consultation opens on the Alcester Neighbourhood Plan - Redditch Standard

Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Have your say: Consultation opens on the Alcester Neighbourhood Plan  Redditch Standard

A SIX week public consultation has begun into the draft Alcester Neighbourhood Development Plan. Alcester Town Council as the 'qualifying body' has ...

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Earplugs in as Alcester Town Criers competition brings in the crowds - Redditch Standard

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Earplugs in as Alcester Town Criers competition brings in the crowds  Redditch Standard

TOWN criers from across England descended on Alcester for its annual Town Crier competition on Easter Saturday. In near perfect conditions – still, sunny ...

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League leaders Alcester A prove too strong for Chipping Campden - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

League leaders Alcester A prove too strong for Chipping Campden  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS. ALCESTER A moved on to 39 points for the Wildmoor Summer League Premier Division season with a comfortable 4-0 victory over Chipping Campden ...

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Greig Hall fundraisers hit £10000 - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Greig Hall fundraisers hit £10000  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A long-term plan to re-open Alcester's Greig Memorial Hall is gathering pace after fundraisers began a register of people who could help to make the project a ...

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'Barclays has got its sums wrong' – anger as bank pulls out of Alcester - Redditch Standard

Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

'Barclays has got its sums wrong' – anger as bank pulls out of Alcester  Redditch Standard

THERE'S dismay in Alcester following the announcement that Barclays is to close its High Street branch. Town Mayor councillor Andrew Foster said everyone ...

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Revealed – the dates and times of Alcester and Studley's Santa Sleigh - Redditch Standard

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Revealed – the dates and times of Alcester and Studley's Santa Sleigh  Redditch Standard

SANTA and his sleigh are visiting more children in Alcester and Studley than ever before thanks to the Alcester and Stratford District Round Table. This year ...

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Bank closure is body blow to Alcester residents - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 09 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Bank closure is body blow to Alcester residents  Stratford upon Avon Herald

BARCLAYS customers in Alcester have been dealt a body blow this week with news the bank giant will close its Alcester High Street branch on Friday 24th May.

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Gloria Hunniford set to appear at over 65s festival near - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Gloria Hunniford set to appear at over 65s festival near  Redditch Advertiser

PARKFEST, the UK's only festival aimed at over 65s, is returning to Great Alne Park near Alcester following the huge success of last years'…

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Lib Dem delight following gains in Alcester and Studley and across Stratford - Redditch Standard

Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Lib Dem delight following gains in Alcester and Studley and across Stratford  Redditch Standard

BIG gains by the Lib Dems across Stratford district were reflected in Alcester and Studley where two seats were gained at the expense of the ruling Conservative ...

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ES Vallet come to town for annual Alcester tournament - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

ES Vallet come to town for annual Alcester tournament  Stratford upon Avon Herald

YOUTH FOOTBALL. FRENCH team ES Vallet had a blast when they took part in the annual Alcester Town Tournament over the weekend as part of their yearly ...

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Bromsgrove's Kevin Ward among the Town Criers who headed to Alcester for the annual contest - Bromsgrove Standard

Sat, 27 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bromsgrove's Kevin Ward among the Town Criers who headed to Alcester for the annual contest  Bromsgrove Standard

TOWN criers from across England, including Bromsgrove's Kevin Ward, descended on Alcester for its annual Town Crier competition on Easter Saturday.

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Lookout Lion taking pride in teaching Redditch and Alcester youngsters how to dial 999 - Redditch Standard

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Lookout Lion taking pride in teaching Redditch and Alcester youngsters how to dial 999  Redditch Standard

AS THE summer holidays approach Lookout Lion will be the 'mane man' to educate children across the West Midlands on how to make a 999 call in an ...

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Alcester make five signings ahead of title tester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester make five signings ahead of title tester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. ALCESTER Town bosses Matt Seeley and Richard Briggs will have FIVE new signings in contention for today's Midland League Division Three trip ...

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Public toilets in Studley and Alcester flushed with success after being lauded in Loo of the Year Awards - Redditch Standard

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Public toilets in Studley and Alcester flushed with success after being lauded in Loo of the Year Awards  Redditch Standard

PUBLIC toilets in Studley and Alcester are flushed with success after being lauded in the Loo of the Year Awards. The lavatories were two of seven facilities ...

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Quanta Appoints Benchmark Electronics as Manufacturing Partner - GlobeNewswire

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 06:00:00 GMT

Quanta Appoints Benchmark Electronics as Manufacturing Partner  GlobeNewswire

Quanta Appoints Benchmark Electronics as Manufacturing Partner. Alcester, Warwickshire, UK, 12 August 2019: Quanta Dialysis Technologies Ltd (“Quanta” or ...

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Studley and Alcester offered the chance to adopt old telephone boxes – for just £1 - Redditch Standard

Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Studley and Alcester offered the chance to adopt old telephone boxes – for just £1  Redditch Standard

VILLAGERS in Bentley turned theirs into a DVD and book exchange – and now BT is offering communities in Studley and Alcester the chance to adopt their old ...

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Man been charged with burglary and handling stolen goods in Alcester - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Man been charged with burglary and handling stolen goods in Alcester  Redditch Advertiser

A MAN has been charged with burglary and handling stolen goods in Alcester.

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Woman dies in Alcester car crash - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Woman dies in Alcester car crash  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A woman has died following a two-car collision in Alcester last night. The incident happened on Birmingham Road, Coughton, close to Coughton Court, just after ...

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Jail for burglar who targeted Stratford area - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Jail for burglar who targeted Stratford area  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A MAN responsible for a string of offences, including two in the Stratford district, has been jailed for two years and two months. Paul Mark Andrews, aged 33, ...

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Woman in her 30s dies in Flyford Flavell crash - Droitwich Standard

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Woman in her 30s dies in Flyford Flavell crash  Droitwich Standard

A WOMAN in her 30s died after a serious crash. The incident, involving a green Ford C-Max and a blue Audi S3, took place on the A422 Alcester Road between ...

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Man dies in Coventry flat fire; possible link to arson attack - updates - Coventry Live

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 11:23:30 GMT

Man dies in Coventry flat fire; possible link to arson attack - updates  Coventry Live

Hello and welcome to Tuesday's live blog. The day started with sad news that a man has died in a flat fire in Coventry. The fatal fire happened in Jenner Street, ...

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Car company sponsors new kit for Alcester Town Juniors - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Car company sponsors new kit for Alcester Town Juniors  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Town Juniors Under-15s team will be driven for more success this season – with a new kit sponsored by Alcester-based 1 Car Company. The team ...

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New opticians to open in former Post Office site in High Street in Alcester - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

New opticians to open in former Post Office site in High Street in Alcester  Redditch Advertiser

A NEW opticians will be opening its doors in Alcester, creating four full time jobs for local people.

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Alcester Town Councillor has dramatic head shave (and raises more than £1000 for charity) - Worcester News

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Town Councillor has dramatic head shave (and raises more than £1000 for charity)  Worcester News

AFTER being diagnosed with cancer an Alcester Town Councillor has had a dramatic head shave - raising more than £1000 for charity.

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Forget Glastonbury Parkfest in Alcester will have TV legend Gloria Hunniford - Worcester News

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Forget Glastonbury Parkfest in Alcester will have TV legend Gloria Hunniford  Worcester News

PARKFEST, the UK's only festival aimed at over 65s, is returning to Great Alne Park near Alcester following the huge success of last years'…

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Cyclist found seriously injured near - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Cyclist found seriously injured near  Redditch Advertiser

A CYCLIST has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after being found unconscious on a busy 'A' road in Warwickshire.

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Alcester Motor Show returns with more than 100 vintage cars on show - Redditch Standard

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Motor Show returns with more than 100 vintage cars on show  Redditch Standard

ALCESTER Motor Show will return this Sunday, July 21, with more than 100 vintage cars adorning the town's high street. Following the success of last year's ...

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Alcester face losing skipper Birks for opening game of 2019 - Redditch Standard

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester face losing skipper Birks for opening game of 2019  Redditch Standard

ALCESTER return to action on Saturday when they travel to Coventry Welsh in Midlands Three West (South). Alcester lie seventh in the table, three places and ...

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Alcester school St Benedict's success as International Baccalaureate (IB) results published - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester school St Benedict's success as International Baccalaureate (IB) results published  Redditch Advertiser

STUDENTS and staff at St Benedict's Catholic High School in Alcester are celebrating after the International Baccalaureate (IB) results were…

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Warwickshire Schools Track and Field Championships results - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Warwickshire Schools Track and Field Championships results  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ATHLETICS. Senior Boys 100m – 1st Toby Baldwin (Rugby School); 2nd Jonathan Knox (KES); 3rd Abenash Kanagasingam (KES) 200m – 1st Harry Allwood ...

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Alcester Town sack manager Perry Macleod for 'gross misconduct' - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Town sack manager Perry Macleod for 'gross misconduct'  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Town chairman Dave Taylor has revealed manager Perry Macleod was sacked for gross misconduct following an expletive-laden rant at match ...

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New charity shop aims to get Greig Hall open again - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

New charity shop aims to get Greig Hall open again  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE start of efforts to re-open Alcester's neglected Greig Memorial Hall have begun with the launch of a charity shop in the town to raise cash for the project.

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Crowds flock to this year's Alcester Food Festival - Redditch Standard

Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Crowds flock to this year's Alcester Food Festival  Redditch Standard

THE crowds flocked in their thousands to Alcester Food Festival on Saturday. The park and ride *service* took 3,000 visitors in and Warners hotel at Studley ...

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Alcester appoints new High Bailiff - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester appoints new High Bailiff  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER has a new High Bailiff who will be a familiar face – and voice – in the town. David Parkes, formerly known as the Town Crier for a decade and then ...

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'Pornesan shavings' - foodies puzzled by Open Table's menu for The Blue Boar in Alcester - Birmingham Live

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

'Pornesan shavings' - foodies puzzled by Open Table's menu for The Blue Boar in Alcester  Birmingham Live

The gastro pub is a popular restaurant and hotel with good Tripadvisor reviews and a reputation for good food.

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Champs Stratford dent Alcester's title hopes - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Champs Stratford dent Alcester's title hopes  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS ALCESTER A's lead over Pershore in the race to be 2019 Wildmoor Summer Tennis League champions has been cut to three points. Leaders Alcester ...

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Help Alcester High Street shine again - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Help Alcester High Street shine again  Stratford upon Avon Herald

IN 2015, Alcester won a Rising Star in the Great British High Street Awards, a big accolade for the historic market town whose business community has decided ...

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First round of Junior Cup fixtures completed - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

First round of Junior Cup fixtures completed  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE first round of matches in the Wildmoor Spa Tennis League's Junior Cup have been completed, with Alcester A, Chipping Campden A, Pershore and ...

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Bad parking risks lives say fire crews - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Bad parking risks lives say fire crews  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE problem of careless parking in Alcester came under the spotlight recently, when councillors joined a team from Warwickshire Fire and Rescue *Service* to ...

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"Who makes these stupid decisions?" Anger as Barclays Bank in Alcester to close - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

"Who makes these stupid decisions?" Anger as Barclays Bank in Alcester to close  Redditch Advertiser

ALCESTER High Street has been dealt a blow with the news that Barclays Bank will close.

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Top physicist played vital role in country's nuclear fuel programme - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Top physicist played vital role in country's nuclear fuel programme  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ONE of the country's top nuclear physicists, who was born and raised in Alcester and educated at Alcester Grammar School, has died, aged 88, after a short ...

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Alcester Male Voice Choir plays at Windsor Castle chapel - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Male Voice Choir plays at Windsor Castle chapel  Stratford upon Avon Herald

Following a highly successful and sell out concert at Worcester Cathedral, at the beginning of May, the popular and in demand Alcester Male Voice Choir are all ...

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Have your say on Alcester neighbourhood plan - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Have your say on Alcester neighbourhood plan  Redditch Advertiser

THE Alcester Neighbourhood Development Plan is a step closer to fruition following receipt of the draft plan for formal submission consultation, the…

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All the Birmingham restaurants and takeaways with a zero food hygiene rating - Birmingham Live

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 04:30:00 GMT

All the Birmingham restaurants and takeaways with a zero food hygiene rating  Birmingham Live

These businesses - including shops and pubs - have been told urgent improvements are needed.

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Tributes pour in following passing of Alcester stalwart Councillor Eric Payne - Redditch Standard

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Tributes pour in following passing of Alcester stalwart Councillor Eric Payne  Redditch Standard

TRIBUTES have poured in for Alcester Councillor Eric Payne, who has died today, Wednesday, October 10, after a short illness. Coun Payne, had served on ...

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The Old School Nursery, Alcester has been saved - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

The Old School Nursery, Alcester has been saved  Redditch Advertiser

In a previous online version of this story we stated a Studley nursery had been rated inadequate by OFSTED, we wish to point out Brightkids in Studley is not the ...

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I owe it all to them – Alcester's Mike Gittus in tribute after BEM honour - Redditch Standard

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

I owe it all to them – Alcester's Mike Gittus in tribute after BEM honour  Redditch Standard

“SURPRISED – but really pleased” – that was the verdict from Mike Gittus after hearing news he had been awarded the British Empire Medal in the Queen's ...

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Alcester mayor warns of accidents unless school road is gritted - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester mayor warns of accidents unless school road is gritted  Stratford upon Avon Herald

The mayor of Alcester is urging the county council to grit the road outside two busy schools, warning that the situation is an accident waiting to happen.

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Butcher who mislabelled meat as British jailed by judge for fraud - Redditch Standard

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Butcher who mislabelled meat as British jailed by judge for fraud  Redditch Standard

THE owner of a butcher's shop who cheated customers by labelling and selling imported meat as 'best British' pork, chicken, beef and lamb is behind bars.

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Traveller group leaves Alcester site - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Traveller group leaves Alcester site  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A group of travellers who set up camp in a school bus park in Alcester this morning have moved on. Around eight caravans and associated vehicles set up at the ...

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Former Alcester mayor Cllr Eric Payne dies - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Former Alcester mayor Cllr Eric Payne dies  Stratford upon Avon Herald

Two-time Alcester mayor and district councillor Eric Payne passed away this week following a short illness. Eric, who served the residents of Alcester Ward as a ...

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Find out the best times to see tonight's partial lunar eclipse - Redditch Standard

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Find out the best times to see tonight's partial lunar eclipse  Redditch Standard

RESIDENTS across Redditch and Alcester will be able to see a partial lunar eclipse tonight. The moon is set to rise around 9.15pm but because it will be low ...

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