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Former Mayor and Alcester stalwart Marion Cargill dies, aged 92 - Redditch Standard

Thu, 05 May 2016 14:08:00 GMT


Redditch Standard

Former Mayor and Alcester stalwart Marion Cargill dies, aged 92
Redditch Standard
Born in Gas House Lane, Alcester in December 1923. She served with the Wrens during the war and it was during that time she met her future husband, David Cargill. They were later married in St Nicholas church, Alcester. Marion was a popular figure ...

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Alcester off the mark in Northfield League - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 04 May 2016 17:43:54 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Alcester off the mark in Northfield League
Redditch Advertiser
ALCESTER gained their first win of the season in the Northfield League Division Three with a 40-shot success over Hockley Heath. Leading the way with excellent 21-7 cards were Dave Hovell and Trish Barry, with solid support from Val McDermott (21-11), ...

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Court Leet judges Alcester's goods for sale in annual assizes - Evesham Journal

Wed, 04 May 2016 06:07:58 GMT


Evesham Journal

Court Leet judges Alcester's goods for sale in annual assizes
Evesham Journal
IN an honoured tradition dating back more than 700 years, Alcester Court Leet is set to knock on the doors of local businesses and food stores this weekend for the annual town assizes. The practice, established in the 13th century, aimed to regulate ...

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Ladies' night to be held at Alcester Members Club in aid of nursery - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 03 May 2016 14:44:35 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Ladies' night to be held at Alcester Members Club in aid of nursery
Redditch Advertiser
A LADIES' night to raise funds for Alcester Nursery Studio is being held later this month. The event on Thursday, May 26 will include a range of businesses offering massage, nails, make-up, jewellery and hair products and treatments. First prize on the ...

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Hundreds flock to Alcester for St George's Day parade - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:55:10 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Hundreds flock to Alcester for St George's Day parade
Redditch Advertiser
ALCESTER showed its national pride at the weekend as hundreds turn out for a St George's Day parade. More than 500 youngsters from the West Warwickshire Scout District marched through the town, alongside their leaders, led by traditional highland ...

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Police search for missing Alcester teenager - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:47:14 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Police search for missing Alcester teenager
Stratford upon Avon Herald
Police are appealing for help to find an Alcester teenager, who has been missing since Saturday. 15-year-old Ellie Mae Shaylor was last seen in Stratford on Saturday evening and has not been heard from since. She is described as 5″6′ tall, of slim ...

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Alcester under 16s turn on the style - Redditch Standard

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:22:15 GMT


Redditch Standard

Alcester under 16s turn on the style
Redditch Standard
Cian Allen was next to score for Alcester following a strong run when he broke through a number of tackles and touched down for his first of three tries, but Evesham rallied to make it 10-10. Allen crossed the whitewash again for the visitors but ...

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More than 100 people turn out for wrestling event at Alcester Members Club - Redditch Advertiser

Sun, 01 May 2016 07:09:04 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

More than 100 people turn out for wrestling event at Alcester Members Club
Redditch Advertiser
MORE than 100 people turned out for a night of full force wrestling at Alcester Members Club. The action packed event, held on Saturday, April 16, was put on by Full Force Wrestling. Organiser Robert Higginson said: "Thanks to all who came to our show.

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Spanning the eras in Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sun, 17 Apr 2016 11:39:46 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Spanning the eras in Alcester
Stratford upon Avon Herald
Diana Jones,12, a Year Eight pupil from Alcester Academy is pictured with Cllr Izzi Seccombe, leader of Warwickshire County Council, Cllr Mike Gittus, chairman of Stratford District Council, Professor Cllr Clive Neal-Sturgess, Mayor Alcester, and Mick ...

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The Beatles first band The Quarrymen set to rock Alcester with special concert - Redditch Advertiser

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:54:39 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

The Beatles first band The Quarrymen set to rock Alcester with special concert
Redditch Advertiser
THE BEATLES first band, the Quarrymen, are set to rock Alcester with a special performance at Alcester Members Club this weekend. People will be able to meet the stars including Alcester resident Charles 'Chas' Newby. A spokesman for the even said: ...

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