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Sign up: Litter pickers aiming to make a clean sweep in Alcester - Redditch Standard

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:01:13 GMT


Redditch Standard

Sign up: Litter pickers aiming to make a clean sweep in Alcester
Redditch Standard
Litter Pick: Litter Free Alcester's Paul Twentyman, Diana Jackson, Sheila Dauncey, Derek Spencer, Terry Scott and Susan Juned. Photo by Marcus Mingins 0718009MMR. Correspondent 17 hours ago. A RALLYING call has gone out to join Alcester's annual Big ...

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Alcester's comeback comes too late in Coventry - Redditch Standard

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:26:06 GMT


Redditch Standard

Alcester's comeback comes too late in Coventry
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER'S outside chances of clinching a top two finish took a severe dent on Saturday when a late flurry of tries failed to rescue any reward from their visit to fourth-placed Old Coventrians. Defeat dropped the visitors a place to sixth and leaves ...

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Three arrested after man hurt in disturbance in Alcester - Redditch Standard

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:43:30 GMT


Redditch Standard

Three arrested after man hurt in disturbance in Alcester
Redditch Standard
THREE people have been arrested following a disturbance in St Nicholas Close, Alcester, at around 7.45pm on Friday, February 9, where a man in his 30s was taken to hospital with a serious head injury, which is not believed to be life threatening. Two ...

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Smooth talkers: Alcester Grammar triumphs in speaking contest - Redditch Standard

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 11:59:10 GMT


Redditch Standard

Smooth talkers: Alcester Grammar triumphs in speaking contest
Redditch Standard
THE Alcester heat of the International Rotary Public Speaking Competition was held on Monday night and what a hotly-contested event it proved to be. Five teams from three schools competed for the opportunity to move into the next district round in ...

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Alcester residents called on for spot of spring-cleaning - Stratford Observer

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 12:03:52 GMT


Stratford Observer

Alcester residents called on for spot of spring-cleaning
Stratford Observer
The aim is to tackle those areas which escape the attention of the district and town council litter sweeps. “I'll be taking a walk around the town next week to see if there are any areas that particularly need attention but we'll also be looking at the ...

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Three arrested following Alcester disturbance - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 19:37:50 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Three arrested following Alcester disturbance
Stratford upon Avon Herald
Three people have been arrested following a disturbance in Alcester last Friday (9th February) during which a man in his 30s suffered a serious head injury. The incident occurred in St Nicholas Close at around 7.45pm. The casualty was taken to hospital ...

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Flippin great fun as Alcester has a brilliant Shrove Tuesday celebration - Redditch Standard

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:37:57 GMT


Redditch Standard

Flippin great fun as Alcester has a brilliant Shrove Tuesday celebration
Redditch Standard
THE Pancake Day Races in Alcester were not dampened by the weather as hundreds of locals turned out to support and take part in the annual event, writes Rhys Goodfellow. Despite the cold and wet conditions on Shrove Tuesday, there was flippin' great ...

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Alcester test their mettle against higher opposition - Redditch Standard

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 18:41:17 GMT


Redditch Standard

Alcester test their mettle against higher opposition
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER enjoyed a challenging workout against opposition from two leagues above in a friendly on Saturday. Despite the result, the Kings Coughton side will be encouraged by their efforts ahead of Saturday's key Midlands Three West (South) encounter at ...

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Alcester mums offer help through new breast friends group - Redditch Standard

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 09:48:21 GMT


Alcester mums offer help through new breast friends group
Redditch Standard
... and support from their own experiences, but many of the mums feel this is often enough to reassure and boost confidence. Group member Danii Kessey said: “I found breastfeeding can make you feel quite alone when you face a problem. “However, finding ...

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Alcester fracas leaves man with head injuries - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 16:51:00 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Alcester fracas leaves man with head injuries
Stratford upon Avon Herald
Police are appealing for witnesses after a disturbance in St Nicholas Close, Alcester, left one man seriously injured. Detectives from Warwickshire Police are investigating the circumstances of the incident which happened at around 7.45pm yesterday ...

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