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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 17:45:31 GMT
A flipping good time to be had in Alcester
OFFICERS from the Court Leet in Alcester are preparing for a flipping good time next week as the town hosts its annual Pancake Day races. To celebrate Shrove Tuesday (February 28), people of all ages are invited to battle it out in the race on Alcester ...
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:04:30 GMT
Big Breakfasts will be served in Alcester Town Hall on Saturday, March 4
The event, organised by The Rotary Club of Alcester Alauna, is being held at the Town Hall from 9am until noon on Saturday, March 4. All proceeds will be donated towards dementia support in Alcester and other local charities. Tickets priced at £5 or £7 ...
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:04:23 GMT
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Janes using semi-final carrot for Alcester players
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ALCESTER Town player-manager Danny Janes will use their forthcoming Challenge Vase semi-final to get the best out of his players against Moors Academy tomorrow (Saturday). Janes admits Alcester have underachieved in the Midland League Division ...
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:06:43 GMT
Walking dead caught on film in Alcester
FLESH eating zombies invaded the streets of Alcester last week for the filming of a new horror series. Crews from Alcester-based Pathogen Film Productions are currently putting the finishing touches to the first episode of Patient Zero, a zombie series ...
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:02:16 GMT
Hillers farm shop near Alcester wins top Countryside Alliance food award
HILLERS Farm Shop of Dunnington near Alcester is celebrating after being crowned Local Food Winner for the Midlands in the Countryside Alliance Awards. These awards are the ones rural businesses are desperate to win, giving a voice and a platform to ...
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:40:50 GMT
Harbury fall to eighth defeat of the season against Alcester
RUGBY UNION: HARBURY fell to their first double defeat to Alcester in nearly 20 years following a scrappy 33-17 affair in the Midlands 4 West (South) on Saturday. Alcester took an early lead following an opening ten minutes of territorial domination ...
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:07:57 GMT
Car seized as Alcester police catch up with men after poaching call
A CALL regarding poaching at land off Cold Comfort Lane on the Alcester bypass resulted in police seizing a car. Officers attended after reports of three men with dogs coarsing after wild game on private land at around 10.20am on Saturday (February 18).
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:27:33 GMT
Janes: Alcester Town need to be more ruthless in front of goal
ALCESTER Town player-manager Danny Janes says his side need to be more ruthless to turn chances into goals. Janes felt a point at high-flying Shipston Excelsior in last weekend's Midland League Division Three contest was well deserved. Matt Layton ...
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:21:43 GMT
Alcester cement top spot with Harbury win
ALCESTER cemented top spot in Midlands Division Four West South with a 33-17 success over Harbury. Skipper Jack Green stole the show with a hat-trick of tries, taking his tally to 23 for the season. Alcester rang the changes from recent games bringing ...
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 17:37:09 GMT
Leaders Alcester grind out hard fought victory
ALCESTER extended their winning league run to 11 matches on Saturday but were made to work hard against a physical visiting side who would have left Kings Coughton feeling a little aggrieved they had not at least got a share of the spoils from this ...