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12:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014
9:54am Wednesday 30th July 2014
COUNCILLOR Michael Webb’s Jewel in the Crown has a major flaw which will reduce participation in community sport. How can this be a sensible plan for the future of the Dolphin Centre when the population of Bromsgrove is increasing and the need for sports facilities has never been greater?
12:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014
MANY parents, pupils and teachers in Redditch schools are rightly concerned about the proposed change to the age range at Tudor Grange Redditch, Ridgeway Middle School and two first schools, changes which would undermine the existing three-tier system.
11:00am Monday 21st July 2014
ANIMAL Aid would like to thank the people of Redditch for their generosity in raising £264.65 at a street collection on Saturday June 28. The money will help fund our peaceful campaigns and our important educational work on all aspects of animal cruelty.
12:00pm Sunday 20th July 2014
I READ with disgust that a Redditch man found with drugs and an offensive weapon (Redditch & Alcester Advertiser, June 25) escaped a jail term despite being on a suspended sentence. The reason for this? Because he was 20.
11:00am Saturday 19th July 2014
10:02am Thursday 17th July 2014
12:00pm Monday 26th May 2014
10:00am Sunday 25th May 2014
I was really pleased to read your article saying that Labour shadow health secretary Andy Burnham actually went to Worcester and experienced the difficulties that anyone having to use the Worcester Royal Hospital incurs.
2:00pm Saturday 24th May 2014
AS an Alcester resident, I recently received the local Conservative ‘In Touch’ magazine, which states “… over the next few years we will likely see further development in Alcester”. How can this be justified?
9:00am Friday 23rd May 2014
10:06am Thursday 22nd May 2014
9:00am Sunday 27th April 2014
12:00pm Saturday 26th April 2014
WE write to express our concern over Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service’s plans to downgrade Alcester Fire Station to a part-time operation only two years after the closure of Studley Fire Station and the commissioning of a whole-time crew at Alcester.
8:00am Friday 25th April 2014
8:00am Thursday 24th April 2014
I WOULD like to thank so many people for their kind words of support following my resignation from Worcestershire County Council and I have been truly inspired by some of the wonderful people I have met over the last 12 months.
1:00pm Sunday 2nd March 2014
1:00pm Saturday 1st March 2014
12:00pm Friday 28th February 2014
7:00pm Thursday 27th February 2014
11:00am Thursday 27th February 2014
9:26am Wednesday 26th February 2014
ACCORDING to Redditch MP Karen Lumley, making a child inhale what she herself called “dangerous second-hand smoke” is as she puts it, “an unnecessary private matter with which the state should not be concerned”. So let’s take it that the state should not be concerned when it foots the bill to treat the child’s damaged lungs in the years to come, shall we Karen?
11:00am Monday 10th February 2014
1:00pm Sunday 9th February 2014
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1:00pm Saturday 8th February 2014
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12:00pm Sunday 12th January 2014
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2:00pm Wednesday 8th January 2014
1:00pm Saturday 7th December 2013
12:00pm Friday 6th December 2013
5:00pm Thursday 5th December 2013
NEA, the national fuel poverty charity, welcomes the government’s commitment to address the necessary balance between which energy policies are funded by all energy consumers or paid for more progressively via direct taxation.
12:00pm Thursday 5th December 2013
9:24am Wednesday 4th December 2013
10:00am Saturday 30th November 2013
12:00pm Friday 29th November 2013
IN a time where people are too quick to complain, my wife and I would like to express our gratitude and eternal thanks to the midwives and staff on the delivery suite and ward 15 at the Alexandra Hospital.
12:00pm Thursday 28th November 2013
I AM really angry that the Labourled council is ignoring the overview and scrutiny committee’s decision to call in Redditch United Football club to discuss their proposals for relocation and a new stadium.
10:20am Wednesday 27th November 2013
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9:37am Wednesday 20th November 2013