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Alcester brewery celebrates birthday in London - Redditch Standard

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:19:56 GMT


Redditch Standard

Alcester brewery celebrates birthday in London
Redditch Standard
AN ALCESTER brewery is celebrating it's 10th birthday with a party next week in London's Smithfield Market and are inviting people to join them. On Wednesday (September 28) the Alcester-based Purity Brewing Company, established in 2005, will be ...

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Anger boils over in Studley parish - Redditch Standard

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 11:08:37 GMT


Redditch Standard

Anger boils over in Studley parish
Redditch Standard
He further praised Alcester's support for 'arms length organisations' and its active involvement in promoting business and commerce in the town. He then praised Studley's new parish plan before adding the council could actively do more to facilitate ...

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Putting a face on Alcester - Redditch Standard

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:09:15 GMT


Redditch Standard

Putting a face on Alcester
Redditch Standard
AN Alcester photographer who favours familiarity over fame has created an exhibition in aid of a local dementia support group. Kelvin Cornwall's photographic portrait exhibition, 'Familiar Faces', which celebrates the people of Alcester will be on show ...

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Alcester man Marc Bayliss escapes jail for historic sex offences on girl, 8, - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:21:34 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Alcester man Marc Bayliss escapes jail for historic sex offences on girl, 8,
Redditch Advertiser
AN Alcester man who sexually assaulted a girl he was babysitting more than 20 years ago has escaped an immediate jail sentence. Marc Bayliss, aged 43, was said to have learning difficulties and an extremely low IQ and would be at risk in prison, ...

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Alcester A relegated after dismal loss to King's Norton - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:42:00 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Alcester A relegated after dismal loss to King's Norton
Redditch Advertiser
ALCESTER Bowling club suffered a dismal penultimate week of the crown green season when the much feared prospect of relegation from Division One of the Heart of England Over 60's League became a reality when they lost by 32 shots to Kings Norton A.

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APPEAL: Vans stolen in burglary at Alcester business - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:53:57 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

APPEAL: Vans stolen in burglary at Alcester business
Redditch Advertiser
POLICE are appealing for information to locate two vans stolen from a business in Kinwarton, Alcester. The incident took place in Tything Road, overnight between Tuesday, September 13 and Wednesday, September 14. Crooks smashed the roller shutter ...

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Alcester Road closed after woman hit by 4x4 in Kings Heath - Birmingham Mail

Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:20:37 GMT


Birmingham Mail

Alcester Road closed after woman hit by 4x4 in Kings Heath
Birmingham Mail
An elderly woman suffered a serious leg injury after being hit by a 4x4 in Kings Heath. The accident happened on Alcester Road South shortly before 3pm on Friday afternoon. An ambulance, a paramedic area support officer and a rapid response paramedic ...

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Alcester edged out in scrappy Warwickshire Vase last eight tie - Redditch Standard

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 11:23:54 GMT


Redditch Standard

Alcester edged out in scrappy Warwickshire Vase last eight tie
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER'S first competitive outing of the season ended in a frustratingly narrow defeat against the Lions at Kings Coughton on Saturday. It was an extremely scrappy affair as both sides lacked any real cohesion to their play throughout. The visitors ...

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Big Alcester squad proves decisive in warm-up - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 12:03:16 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Big Alcester squad proves decisive in warm-up
Redditch Advertiser
Just like the friendly against Shipston on August 18, which Alcester lost 42-7, the match was played over four quarters of 20 minutes. Tamworth, who are playing at two levels higher than the Kings Coughton side, scored early and the signs didn't look ...

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Undead brought to life in Alcester for film - Stratford Observer

Sat, 03 Sep 2016 08:21:00 GMT


Stratford Observer

Undead brought to life in Alcester for film
Stratford Observer
Filming for the mini-series Patient Zero, shot by Stratford filmmaker Ben Atkinson, took place around the town for a second time. Residents were give full zombie makeovers to take part in the horror series, which is being filmed after Ben's short film ...

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