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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:19:56 GMT
Alcester brewery celebrates birthday in London
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 ...
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 11:08:37 GMT
Anger boils over in Studley parish
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 ...
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:09:15 GMT
Putting a face on Alcester
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 ...
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:21:34 GMT
Alcester man Marc Bayliss escapes jail for historic sex offences on girl, 8,
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, ...
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:42:00 GMT
Alcester A relegated after dismal loss to King's Norton
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.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:53:57 GMT
APPEAL: Vans stolen in burglary at Alcester business
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 ...
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:20:37 GMT
Alcester Road closed after woman hit by 4x4 in Kings Heath
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 ...
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 11:23:54 GMT
Alcester edged out in scrappy Warwickshire Vase last eight tie
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 ...
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 12:03:16 GMT
Big Alcester squad proves decisive in warm-up
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 ...
Sat, 03 Sep 2016 08:21:00 GMT
Undead brought to life in Alcester for film
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 ...