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THOSE who hark back to an age when they knew where the food they were buying at the shops came from and miss the personal shopping experience of days gone by should think about a visit to Alcester Country Market.
9:18am Tuesday 11th March 2014
"THINK of it as Stratford-upon-Avon, but nicer, and without the coach parties." That is the description Alcester has been given by the Guardian newspaper in a long-running series on the country's greatest places to live.
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ALCESTER may be a place steeped in hundreds of years of fascinating history but that doesn't mean the town council isn't embracing the digital age of today, as anyone who has logged onto the mayor's Twitter page will know.
3:46pm Tuesday 4th March 2014
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KEEN legal eagles from 11 schools across Worcestershire and Warwickshire will be getting their day in court very soon as part of the 2014 Schools’ Mock Trial Competition taking place on Saturday, March 8.
11:57am Monday 3rd March 2014
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IN a world of iPhones and instant messaging, a nursery in Alcester has become the first in the county to be recognised for its work supporting the development of language and communication in children.
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3:50pm Friday 28th February 2014
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WEBSURFERS who just can't click quickly enough will feel a little more switched on following the Government announcement that additional funding of £3.68m will be made available to take the coverage of superfast broadband to 95 per cent of premises across Warwickshire.
8:50am Friday 28th February 2014
3:24pm Thursday 27th February 2014
WARWICKSHIRE Police has issued a warning to members of the public following a telephone scam in which an elderly victim from the county was persuaded to give out personal information about her bank account.
10:47am Thursday 27th February 2014
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12:16pm Thursday 20th February 2014
ALCESTER’S community cinema has been up and running now for six months at the Jubilee Centre, with a stream of ‘Golden Oldie’ afternoons held once a month and proving very popular with keen cinema-goers.
8:19am Thursday 20th February 2014
12:20pm Wednesday 19th February 2014
MEMBERS of Warwickshire County Council are due to debate whether the council should become a unitary authority, with one new council replacing the current three borough councils, and two district councils including Stratford District Council, as well as the county council itself.
12:19pm Wednesday 19th February 2014
8:36am Wednesday 19th February 2014
AN appeal by developers against the refusal of their applications to build 350 new homes in Alcester, could end up costing Stratford District Council in excess of £145,000 despite the council’s decision not to fight the developers.
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TECHNICALLY minded students at Alcester Academy put some of their science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) skills to the test recently as part of a challenge organized by Tomorrow’s Engineers and the Smallpiece Trust.
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12:11pm Thursday 13th February 2014
PARENTS and carers in Alcester and the surrounding area are being asked to take part in a consultation with Warwickshire County Council over way primary school places are allocated in urban areas in the county.