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Hollywood comes to Alcester on Sunday - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sun, 14 Jun 2015 08:43:53 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Hollywood comes to Alcester on Sunday
Stratford upon Avon Herald
JURASSIC Park comes to Alcester's Street Market today, Sunday, 14th June, as the town takes on a Hollywood theme accompanied by music from the movies. High Bailiff Vaughan Blake and Low Bailiff Tom Forman say they're a little nervous about meeting ...

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MP Nadhim Zahawi to attend Alcester Refugee Fund meeting - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 25 Jun 2015 12:13:28 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

MP Nadhim Zahawi to attend Alcester Refugee Fund meeting
Redditch Advertiser
PEOPLE in Alcester and the surrounding district are invited to attend a special Alcester Refugee Fund meeting with MP Nadhim Zahawi. The project aims to connect local people to youngsters who have fled their homes due to unrest in regions such as the ...

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Alcester Street Market hailed a success - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 15 Jun 2015 13:30:56 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Alcester Street Market hailed a success
Redditch Advertiser
The event, arranged by the Court Leet on Sunday, June 14, saw visitors wearing fancy dress, with prizes for the best costumes and shop windows on view and musical entertainment provided by Alcester Victoria Silver Band, the town's male voice choir and ...

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Alcester Town not promoted but Coton Green's awful record stings - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 12:22:22 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Alcester Town not promoted but Coton Green's awful record stings
Stratford upon Avon Herald
ALCESTER Town have not been promoted to Division Two of the Midland Football League, it was revealed last week in the league's proposed structure for the 2015/16 season. Dave Poulson's men finished third in Division Three last season, and although ...

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Folk festival attracts crowds to Alcester - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 22 Jun 2015 13:09:27 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Folk festival attracts crowds to Alcester
Redditch Advertiser
MORE than 300 music lovers attended the annual summer Alcester Folk Festival held over the weekend. The three-day event was held for the first time at the Holly-Bush pub in Henley Street with separate concerts at the Town Hall and Alcester Unionist Club.

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Alcester Garden Walkabout raises thousands for charity - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:17:08 GMT


Alcester Garden Walkabout raises thousands for charity
Redditch Advertiser
THIS year's annual Alcester Garden Walkabout raised more than £4,800 for Cancer Research UK. Around 700 guests visited the 23 beautiful open gardens around the picturesque town of Alcester- about a hundred more than last year. Organiser Sue ...

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Alcester Court Leet ready for street market - Redditch Advertiser

Sun, 07 Jun 2015 09:31:24 GMT


Alcester Court Leet ready for street market
Redditch Advertiser
THE final touches are being put into place for this weekend's Hollywood themed Alcester Street Market. Family-focused entertainment including a bouncy castle, fairground style side shows and a vehicle parade will be put on for the market which is ...

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Music lovers gearing up for Alcester Folk Festival this weekend - Redditch Advertiser

Sun, 14 Jun 2015 15:05:09 GMT


Music lovers gearing up for Alcester Folk Festival this weekend
Redditch Advertiser
A THREE-day summer edition of the Alcester Folk Festival is set to take place at the weekend. The annual summertime music festival is being held at the Holly-Bush pub in Henley Street where there will be a marquee in the garden and a function room for ...

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Football match in Alcester raises £300 for children's charity - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 04 Jun 2015 08:15:56 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Football match in Alcester raises £300 for children's charity
Redditch Advertiser
KEEN fundraisers from Alcester Football Club and McDonald's Alcester have raised £300 by holding a charity football match. Staff at the restaurant competed against the football club's B team and secured a 6-1 win with donations going to the Ronald ...

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Alcester and Ragley Park cricketer smashes Guinness World Record at charity ... - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:29:11 GMT


Alcester and Ragley Park cricketer smashes Guinness World Record at charity ...
Redditch Advertiser
A CHARITY cricket event held in the Ragley Estate set a new Guinness World Record for the longest bowling run-up in a match. The 1.6 mile record set in 2010 by Jason Rawson, in Blackburn, was beaten by Alcester and Ragley Park cricketer Ian Biddle, who ...

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