THE next community forum in Bidford will take place on Tuesday, March 11, at the village's parish council meeting room, Bidford Primary School, Bramley Way.

Residents from the village and the surrounding areas are invited to attend from 6.30pm to chat informally to representatives from the local policing team, parish, district and county councillors, together with representatives from community and voluntary organisations

The community forum will begin at 7pm and topics to be discussed include Stratford Hospital and Alcester Café.

There will also be the chance to help set the police priorities for the next three months. This can also be done online from Thursday, February 27, to Wednesday , March 10, by visiting