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New Alcester development pays homage to town hero British Arctic explorer Major Frederick George Jackson - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:07:02 GMT


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New Alcester development pays homage to town hero British Arctic explorer Major Frederick George Jackson
Redditch Advertiser
A NEW development in Alcester is to be named in honour of a renowned historical figure and well-known town resident posthumously. Fields Park Drive retirement Living development, which is being built by McCarthy and Stone, will be named after Major ...

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Poachers target deer in Alcester and surrounding district (From ... - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:53:52 GMT


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Poachers target deer in Alcester and surrounding district (From ...
Redditch Advertiser
WARWICKSHIRE Police are appealing for information following a spate of poaching incidents in Alcester and the surrounding district.
Deer hunters: Two cases of poachers with dogs in Alcester areaRedditch Standard

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Alcester set for final phase of re-surfacing - Redditch Standard

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:46:37 GMT


Alcester set for final phase of re-surfacing
Redditch Standard
The first will entail the replacement of the Birmingham Road surface, from the entry to Alcester to the Grammar School. The work will be undertaken in half term week, starting February 20 and a one way system will be implemented for the week. The ...

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New strategy for travellers near Redditch and Alcester - Redditch Standard

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 18:59:18 GMT


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New strategy for travellers near Redditch and Alcester
Redditch Standard
A NEW strategy to provide a framework for better co-ordination between the agencies involved with tackling unauthorised traveller encampments in Warwickshire is to be created following a county meeting chaired by Police and Crime Commissioner Philip ...

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Alcester boss Janes already planning for next season - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 08:11:22 GMT


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Alcester boss Janes already planning for next season
Stratford upon Avon Herald
Alcester player-boss Danny Janes (left) in action against Northfield earlier this month. Photo: Mark Williamson. IT may only be January, but Alcester Town player-boss Danny Janes admits he already has one eye on next season. Janes plans to use the next ...

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Alcester and Studley residents in seventh heaven for their recycling efforts - Redditch Standard

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:52:37 GMT


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Alcester and Studley residents in seventh heaven for their recycling efforts
Redditch Standard
RESIDENTS in Alcester and Studley are still some of the best recyclers in England, as Stratford district council reaches 7th spot in the top ten local authorities for recycling and composting. Figures released show the district council is still in the ...

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Sweet-toothed thief in Alcester - Redditch Standard

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:23:04 GMT


Sweet-toothed thief in Alcester
Redditch Standard
A CHOC-A-HOLIC thief stole 50 large bars of chocolate from a supermarket on the Alcester Road in Studley. The culprit had put the chocolate into a basket and simply walked out of the store. At the same time a second offender tried to walk out with a ...

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Alcester edged out by Birmingham visitors - Redditch Standard

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:41:58 GMT


Redditch Standard

Alcester edged out by Birmingham visitors
Redditch Standard
ALCESTER enjoyed a good workout on Saturday when they used a break from league action to face Bournville for the second time this season. However, after winning convincingly in Birmingham last month, this was a much tougher encounter for Alcester.

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Road through Alcester town centre to be resurfaced - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:45:56 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Road through Alcester town centre to be resurfaced
Stratford upon Avon Herald
THE road surface on Alcester's High Street is set to be resurfaced, in a scheme that Alcester's county councillor claims is 'long overdue'. County councillor Mike Gittus (Cons, Alcester) said over the next two months, two schemes will be undertaken.

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Travel chaos and two hurt following crash on A46 near Alcester - Redditch Standard

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:20:56 GMT


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Travel chaos and two hurt following crash on A46 near Alcester
Redditch Standard
The crash between the two vehicles meant that the road was closed in both directions between the A435 (Stratford Road) and A422 (Alcester Road) near Stratford-Upon-Avon and local diversions were put in place. Road users are still advised to allow extra ...
A46 closed after two people hurt in crash between Alcester and StratfordRedditch Advertiser
UPDATED: Woman seriously injured in crashStratford upon Avon Herald

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