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Travel latest: A441 Alcester Highway in Redditch blocked because of broken down lorry - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:08:26 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Travel latest: A441 Alcester Highway in Redditch blocked because of broken down lorry
Redditch Advertiser
GOOD evening everyone, we're here to get you to your destination as quick as possible tonight. So, if you're looking for a stress free journey and want to avoid the rush hour hot-spots – why not use our traffic update? A quick glance around the Black ...

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Three tonne straw fire near Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 14 Jul 2016 16:16:34 GMT


Three tonne straw fire near Alcester
Stratford upon Avon Herald
WARWICKSHIRE Fire Control received a call to a large amount of straw on fire on the Alcester to Great Alne Road near Alcester at 2.30 pm on Thursday. A fire engine from Alcester Fire Station was mobilised. Upon arrival, fire fighters found ...

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Police appeal for help after attempted break in at Alcester business - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 20 Jul 2016 09:44:53 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Police appeal for help after attempted break in at Alcester business
Redditch Advertiser
The property on Tything Road West, in Arden Forest Industrial Estate, was targeted by thieves on Monday, July 11 at 6.10pm. After breaking a window and damaging a lock the crooks made off in a vehicle driving towards Kinwarton Road. Anyone with ...

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Good teaching equals success for Alcester team - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 09 Jul 2016 16:04:59 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Good teaching equals success for Alcester team
Stratford upon Avon Herald
(Submitted photo). THE maths teachers at Alcester Academy have won Maths Team of the Year in the Times Education Supplement (TES) Schools Awards. The team — Chris Seager, Mel Muldowney, Kayleigh Elliot, Ian Hollis, Craig Groom and Karen Evason ...

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Alcester involved in hard fought matches - Redditch Standard

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 11:17:32 GMT


Alcester involved in hard fought matches
Redditch Standard
IN A SHORTENED week of just six matches, Alcester Bowling Club were only able to produce two wins. Five out of eight players recorded wins when Alcester entertained Austin British Legion B in Division Three of the Northfield League and a sixth lost by ...

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Alcester mark Battle of the Somme anniversary - Redditch Standard

Sat, 09 Jul 2016 14:16:05 GMT


Redditch Standard

Alcester mark Battle of the Somme anniversary
Redditch Standard
THE people of Alcester came together last weekend to officially mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme and remember those who fell. At 7.30am on Friday (July 1) residents met around the war memorial at St Nicholas Church to observe a two ...

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Almost 400 jobs axed as Alcester-based contractor EIC Limited goes into administration - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 23:02:17 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Almost 400 jobs axed as Alcester-based contractor EIC Limited goes into administration
Redditch Advertiser
ALMOST 400 people have lost their jobs as an Alcester-based electrical and mechanical contractor enters administration. The Tything Road-based EIC Limited, which was founded in 1971, had an £80 million turnover, with 408 employees. Kevin Coates ...
Alcester-based firm EiC goes into administrationBBC News
420 jobs go as Warwickshire firm EiC goes into administrationCoventry Telegraph

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Alcester showjumper Skelton selected for Rio Olympics - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 16:30:29 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Alcester showjumper Skelton selected for Rio Olympics
Stratford upon Avon Herald
Skelton, who is based near Alcester, has been named in a jumping team that features huge amount of Olympic pedigree. The 58-year-old is set to return on Big Star, aiming for a repeat of Team GB's London 2012 heroics where Skelton's team clinched gold.

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Alcester bowls off target with wins hard to find - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 13:41:22 GMT


Alcester bowls off target with wins hard to find
Redditch Advertiser
ALCESTER Bowling Club players proved off target this week when they only managed to obtain a couple of wins. Their efforts were epitomised when they entertained Austin British Legion B in Northfield League Division Three. They produced five wins out of ...

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Alcester bowlers pleased with their efforts - Redditch Standard

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 16:20:31 GMT


Alcester bowlers pleased with their efforts
Redditch Standard
WITH only two defeats in nine games, including one by the narrowest of margins, it was a much more satisfactory week for Alcester Bowling Club. Although they were defeated by 25 shots when they visited Black Horse A in Division Three of the Northfield ...

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