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Profitable day for Alcester - Stratford Observer

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:16:15 GMT


Profitable day for Alcester
Stratford Observer
ALCESTER were awarded a bonus point victory when Saturday's scheduled visitors Coventry Technical were unable to field a side to travel to Kings Coughton for their Midlands Five West (South) encounter. The strugglers from Coventry, still without a ...

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Festive fair to take place at Alcester Academy - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:10:15 GMT


Festive fair to take place at Alcester Academy
Redditch Advertiser
Liam Hall, business studies teacher at Alcester Academy, said: “The students are really responding to the challenge of running a live event, rather than simply learning the theory behind running a successful business. “This experience has opened their ...

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Alcester embarrass Rugby Welsh on President's Day - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:50:08 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Alcester embarrass Rugby Welsh on President's Day
Stratford upon Avon Herald
A FIRST-HALF hat-trick from teenager Ryan Clark eased Alcester RFC to a 36-0 thrashing over Rugby Welsh today. Although the teams started the day on the same number of points in third and fourth, it was evident straight from kick-off that there was ...

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Alcester spurn chance of cup upset - Redditch Standard

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:30:00 GMT


Alcester spurn chance of cup upset
Redditch Standard
THIS was an opportunity for a cup upset that Alcester allowed to slip through their fingers on Saturday. The RFU's divisional cup competition gave Alcester the opportunity to take on a team from a league higher up the rugby ladder and the home side ...

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Local MP visits Alcester Academy - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:26:36 GMT


Local MP visits Alcester Academy
Redditch Advertiser
STRATFORD MP Nadhim Zahawi visited Alcester Academy to meet instructors and students involved with education charity CVQO's Schools Partnership Project. Mr Zahawi spoke to 10 students about the Department of Education-funded programme to gain ...

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Alcester overcome big Stourport outfit - Redditch Standard

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:52:30 GMT


Alcester overcome big Stourport outfit
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER played an all too rare fixture against opponents who were once regulars on the fixture list, but whom they have met all too infrequently in recent seasons. The home side's squad was once again stretched to its limits as injuries and ...

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FOOTBALL: Last 16 place for Alcester Town - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:01:19 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL: Last 16 place for Alcester Town
Stratford upon Avon Herald
FOOTBALL: Last 16 place for Alcester Town. ALCESTER Town reached the last 16 of the Birmingham Vase after a 3-0 home win against Knowle. Alcester's goals came from Matthew Layton, Jamie Gifford and Nick Dance. Jamie Gifford breaks into the Knowle ...

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Depleted Alcester grind out victory - Redditch Standard

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:30:00 GMT


Depleted Alcester grind out victory
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER overcame an injury, illness and unavailability crisis which saw them go from the previous week's position of two full sides plus five substitutes for the second team to a position of only one side with numerous changes to record an important ...

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Restaurant review: Throckmorton pub, Coughton Hill, Alcester - Birmingham Mail

Thu, 13 Nov 2014 14:29:14 GMT


Birmingham Mail

Restaurant review: Throckmorton pub, Coughton Hill, Alcester
Birmingham Mail
Take the newly-refurbished Throckmorton pub on the leafy outskirts of Alcester a stone's throw from Coughton Court. When white bread was brought to our table after granary was requested, we were told that they'd run out of brown. Yet barely 30 minutes ...

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Good start comes to nothing for Alcester - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 13 Nov 2014 19:53:29 GMT


Good start comes to nothing for Alcester
Redditch Advertiser
ALCESTER suffered a 15-5 defeat at the hands of Yardley and District in the Midlands Junior Vase Second Round on Saturday. The home side welcomed back veterans Andy Speirs and Dave Marriott into their squad, along with Ed Benskin, fully recovered ...

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