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Alcester A team book cup final place - Redditch Standard

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:19:39 GMT


Alcester A team book cup final place
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER Bowling Club's crown green A team were victorious in the semi-finals of the Yardley Wood Consolation Cup against Grasshopper on the usual four players at home, four away basis. In this match the normal home advantage did not seem to apply, ...

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Alcester eyeing a promotion push - Redditch Standard

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:19:39 GMT


Alcester eyeing a promotion push
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER RFC returned to pre-season training last night (Thursday) at their Kings Coughton ground as they prepare for life in Midlands Five West (South) in the 2014/15 season, which kicks-off in September. With most of last season's squad preparing for ...

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Alcester Court Leet held charity concert - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:38:54 GMT


Alcester Court Leet held charity concert
Redditch Advertiser
Last year, the Court Leet raised £6000 throughout the year which was distributed in many local charitable organisations in need of money this included The Alcester Cafe which helps Alzheimer's sufferers and their families. Former High Bailiff John ...

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Alcester & Ragley move into contention at the top - Redditch Standard

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:19:39 GMT


Alcester & Ragley move into contention at the top
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER & Ragley defeated high-flying Kineton by six wickets on Saturday and now sit in third place in Cotswold Hills League Division One - just four points behind Kineton in the second promotion place. Kineton elected to bat first and inched to 30 ...

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Alcester A secure a place in the finals - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:11:36 GMT


Alcester A secure a place in the finals
Redditch Advertiser
ALCESTER A booked their place in the finals of the Yardley Wood Consolation Cup competition with a convincing win over Grasshopper. At home, Alcester's winners were John Alderson (21-16) and Bob Le Resche (21-17). But away really pulled the match ...

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Alcester buddies are helping youngsters to read - Redditch Advertiser

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:51:58 GMT


Alcester buddies are helping youngsters to read
Redditch Advertiser
Alcester reading buddy Catherine Carpenter said: "I really enjoy being part of the Summer Reading Challenge and meeting the children who are joining the scheme. The challenge helps get more children into books and encourages them to use libraries as ...

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Alcester MP backs campaign to eat more local produce - Redditch Advertiser

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:35:45 GMT


Alcester MP backs campaign to eat more local produce
Redditch Advertiser
ALCESTER'S MP Nadhim Zahawi is urging local schools and hospitals to back a government incentive to eat more locally produced food. He said: “I have always been supportive of buying local produce where ever possible and it's fantastic that the ...

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Heavy defeat for Alcester - Redditch Advertiser

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:11:59 GMT


Heavy defeat for Alcester
Redditch Advertiser
Alcester's Northfield league team suffered another heavy defeat in division 2, going down by 50 shots at the difficult West Warwicks green. With only 2 winners (Dave Hovell 21-11 and John Alderson 21-17), Alcester gained just 2 league points against ...

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Alcester Academy girls crowned Warwickshire poetry slam champions - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:52:37 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Alcester Academy girls crowned Warwickshire poetry slam champions
Redditch Advertiser
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Speed camera near Alcester is sixth busiest in Britain - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:28:42 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Speed camera near Alcester is sixth busiest in Britain
Redditch Advertiser
A SPEED camera on Alcester Road near Studley has been revealed as the sixth busiest for speeding offences in Britain following a recent study. The device on the A435, positioned north west towards Redditch, recorded 6,414 offences in 2013. The figures ...

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