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Scrum on down to Alcester to support fine causes - Redditch Standard

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 11:37:30 GMT


Scrum on down to Alcester to support fine causes
Redditch Standard
AN ACTION-PACKED weekend is in store at Alcester Rugby Club later this month in aid of two excellent causes. The two-day charity weekend on April 26/27 will raise funds for Help for Heroes and Macmillan Cancer Care. On Saturday, April 26 a 15-a-side ...

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Alcester fall through relegation trapdoor - Redditch Standard

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:11:15 GMT


Alcester fall through relegation trapdoor
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER finally lost their battle against relegation on Saturday as this defeat in Coventry condemned them to Division Five rugby next season. Without injured captain Joe Sears and pack leader Phil Birks, Alcester were competitive for the first ...

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Police crack down on dangerous bikers in Alcester and Bidford - Redditch Advertiser

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:44:33 GMT


Police crack down on dangerous bikers in Alcester and Bidford
Redditch Advertiser
A JOINT operation is being run this weekend to combat problems caused by motorists in Alcester, Bidford and Salford Priors. Specialist units involving motorcycle police, speed enforcement officers and the Operational Patrol Unit team will be involved ...

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Winning start for Alcester A team - Redditch Standard

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:17:16 GMT


Winning start for Alcester A team
Redditch Standard
WITH the Crown Green bowling season having commenced, Alcester Bowling Club's first matches of the season got underway last week in the Heart of England League. The Thursday evening A team, having been relegated to Division Two last season, were ...

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Alcester rack up a half century of points - Redditch Standard

Sat, 12 Apr 2014 23:17:14 GMT


Alcester rack up a half century of points
Redditch Standard
CAPTAIN Joe Sears was the star performer as Alcester maintained their slim hopes of avoiding relegation with victory at bottom placed Birmingham Civil Service on Saturday. Flanker Sears ran in five tries and claimed the man of the match award as ...

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New chairman for Alcester and Stratford District Round Table - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:36:07 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

New chairman for Alcester and Stratford District Round Table
Redditch Advertiser
Richard Handy took over the role from David Plumb at the organisation's Annual General Meeting held at the Holly Bush pub in Alcester. Richard, 33, has lived in Alcester since 2006. A test engineer, he is married with two children and has been a Round ...

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Alcester off mark - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:05:25 GMT


Alcester off mark
Redditch Advertiser
AS the Crown Green bowling season has already commenced, Alcester Bowling Club's first matches of the season got underway last week in the Heart of England League. The Thursday evening team, having been relegated to Division Two last season, were ...

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Alcester Rugby Club's weekend of fun and fundraising in aid of Help for Heroes - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:21:47 GMT


Alcester Rugby Club's weekend of fun and fundraising in aid of Help for Heroes
Redditch Advertiser
ALCESTER Rugby Club will be hosting a charity tournament against a team of ex members of the armed forces to raise vital funds for Help for Heroes and Macmillan Cancer Support. Last year the club held a similar charity match raising £8,000 but this ...

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Alcester a beacon for bees - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 09:12:21 GMT


Alcester a beacon for bees
Redditch Advertiser
Alcester Councillor Nina Knapman, chair of the environmental sub-committee, said: "We want to provide more bee-friendly flowers for bees to feed upon in corridors that link around the town and to increase people's awareness of harmful pesticides along ...

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Alcester & Ragley eyeing successful campaign - Redditch Standard

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:17:16 GMT


Alcester & Ragley eyeing successful campaign
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER & Ragley CC are looking forward to the new Cotswold Hills League Division One season with optimism after a pleasing turnout for winter nets. With two teams in the Cotswold Hills League on Saturdays and two sides playing Sunday friendlies, ...

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