Studley duo say farewell to team

11:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

STUDLEY head into the Warwickshire County League Division One having said a fond farewell to two of their most reliable players.

Redditch CC hoping for Mostert impact

9:15am Thursday 17th April 2014

REDDITCH CC will be hoping South African all rounder Francois Mostert can make an impact.

Woodrush beat Atherstone to secure title

9:14am Thursday 17th April 2014

Woodrush 48 Atherstone 14

Redditch swimmers continue surge

9:11am Thursday 17th April 2014

REDDITCH Swimming Club continued their surge to becoming the best club in the county.

Swimming gala win for Walkwood

Redditch Advertiser: Teacher Katie Reeves with the students who helped to win the district swimming gala. PICTURE: Marie Myers

5:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

THE year five and six swimming team from Walkwood Middle School have made a splash in recent weeks.

Churchmen told to get going again

3:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

ALVECHURCH boss Ross Thorpe has called on his players to get back on track at mid-table rivals AFC Wulfrunians on Saturday.

HDA top group after first round of games

12:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

HDA A Redditch topped their group after the first round of matches in the Wildmoor Spa Junior Tennis Cup.

Smith hopes Studley can dent Sporting’s title tilt

10:06am Thursday 10th April 2014

PAUL Smith is hoping Studley rise to the occasion when they tackle red hot Bromsgrove Sporting at the Victoria Ground fortress.

Dagnell End do the league and cup double

10:03am Thursday 10th April 2014

DAGNELL End Rovers completed the Division Three League and Cup double with after a Roland Rignall brace inspired a 3-0 win over Mayfly in the BRT Redditch and South Warwickshire Football League.

Alcester off mark

10:01am Thursday 10th April 2014

AS the Crown Green bowling season has already commenced, Alcester Bowling Club’s first matches of the season got underway last week in the Heart of England League.

Brave Redditch are undone by a slick Barton

10:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

DESPITE the Kingfishers putting in a good display against third-placed Barton-under-Needwood they were shot down by their attack-minded rivals in the Midlands Division Four West (South) on Saturday.

Title is almost in sight for Woodrush

Redditch Advertiser: Get a grip: A Woodrush attacker tries to brush aside a tackler. Picture: CRAIG ROSS

9:59am Thursday 10th April 2014


WOODRUSH are one win away from securing the Midlands Division Four West (South) title after seeing off their local rivals with a bonus point victory.

Hughes hits all six in Abbeydale rout

9:00am Friday 4th April 2014

RYAN Hughes bagged all six goals as Abbeydale thrashed Rubery Legends 6-0 in the Subsidiary Cup.

Father and son team in success

6:00am Friday 4th April 2014

THE father and son team of Brian and Mark Davies from Kings Norton GC have successfully got through the first round of the Daily Mail Foursomes.

Alvechurch boss hopes to end bad record

5:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

ROSS Thorpe wants Alvechurch to end their poor run of results against Black Country sides.

Cricket day is to be held for kids

Redditch Advertiser: Peter Jewell and Worcestershire coach Neal Radford,

4:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

REDDITCH businessman Peter Jewell wants to encourage the next generation of cricketers in Worcestershire.

Studley advance after an easy win

3:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

STUDLEY Ladies A recorded a comfortable 4-0 win over Snitterfields in Division Two of the Stratford and District League.

Woodrush secure a place in semi-finals

11:00am Thursday 3rd April 2014


WOODRUSH booked their place in the semi-finals of the North Midlands Vase with a comprehensive victory on Saturday.

Studley eye third place

10:51am Thursday 3rd April 2014

STUDLEY’S push for a top-three finish in the Midland Combination Premier has been boosted by the return to action of defender Ryan Gardner.

Uren sets the pace

Redditch Advertiser: Speed demon: Redditch's Dave Uren tackles a corner in his Force PC single seater.

10:51am Thursday 3rd April 2014

DAVE Uren felt the need for speed at Shenstone and District Car Club’s first sprint meeting of the year near Lichfield on Sunday.

Little Jimmy wins again for Inkberrow trainer Gretton

12:01pm Monday 31st March 2014

TOM Gretton's stable star Little Jimmy bagged another success for the Inkberrow trainer last weekend.

Studley hopes undone by loss

1:00pm Friday 28th March 2014

STUDLEY’S hopes of a late push for the title suffered a set back after they lost 2-1 to Lichfield City.

Success for juniors

12:00pm Friday 28th March 2014

LIFESAVING: Juniors from Redditch Lifesaving club took part in the Hereford and Worcester Rookie competition and won the Under-14s team category.

Olympic legend Gillingham hands out swim club prizes

11:00am Friday 28th March 2014

DOUBLE Olympic medallist Nick Gillingham MBE was guest of honour at Redditch Swimming Club’s annual presentation evening held at the Studley Road Social Club in Redditch.

Thompson to get a shot at the Senior Elite crown

Redditch Advertiser: TITLE HOPEFUL: Jordan Thompson

7:00am Friday 28th March 2014

REDDITCH Community ABC’s Jordan Thompson was in fine form over the weekend as he won through to the Senior Elite West Midland Finals with a convincing win over Assad Junaid.

Bailey secures the Graham Birchall Shield

6:00pm Thursday 27th March 2014

GOLF: Matthew Bailey won the Graham Birchall Shield at Kings Norton GC with a score of 38 points.

Alvechurch end a tough week with emphatic win

3:00pm Thursday 27th March 2014

ALVECHURCH ended a testing week on a positive note as they saw off Kirby Muxloe 2-0 in the Midland Alliance on Saturday.

Redditch run riot to sink Adders

3:00pm Thursday 27th March 2014

REDDITCH put in their best performance of the season and scored eight tries with an excellent team performance against third-placed Atherstone.

Loss may be costly in evading the drop

12:00pm Thursday 27th March 2014


KINGS Norton’s relegation battle suffered a setback in the Midlands Division Three West (South) after they succumbed to a second half resurgence by Pershore.

Top trio celebrate team gold at event

10:54am Thursday 27th March 2014

A TRIO from Bromsgrove and Redditch AC scooped team gold at the Worcestershire Half Marathon Championships held at Blackminster Middle School.

Alcester lose relegation fight to fellow strugglers

10:43am Thursday 27th March 2014

ALCESTER lost their relegation battle as they went down to their fellow strugglers on Saturday.

Games day brings success for all-girl teams

Redditch Advertiser: St Bede's Year seven netball team of Alice Rogers, Carissa Palmeri, Isabelle Rooke, Jessie Notley, Erin Hitchen, Olivia Cole, Romaya Warburton and Aoife Woodcock.

10:43am Thursday 27th March 2014

GIRLS teams from St Bede’s Catholic Middle School excelled at the Worcestershire School Games.

Students compete at top cross country meeting

10:24am Thursday 27th March 2014

STUDENTS from Bromsgrove and Redditch tested their mettle at the English School’s Athletics Association Cross Country Championships in Castle Donnington.

Andy seals Masters title

Redditch Advertiser: Belting up: Andy ‘D’Animal’ Robinson holds aloft his British Masters Bronze belt. Picture: CRAIG ROSS

9:55am Thursday 27th March 2014

ANDY Robinson has described the feeling of winning his first ever professional title as ‘incredible’.

Alcester keep survival hopes alive with win

4:00pm Friday 21st March 2014


CAPTAIN Joe Sears was the star performer as Alcester kept alive their hopes of avoiding relegation in the Midlands Division Four West (South).

Kings' escape bid is back on

3:00pm Friday 21st March 2014


Woodrush in the driving seat for title

Redditch Advertiser: Woodrush in the driving seat for title

12:00pm Friday 21st March 2014


WOODRUSH took a huge step towards securing the Midlands Division Three West (South) title by seeing off biggest rivals Harbury on Saturday.

Winspers juniors win trophies

12:00pm Friday 21st March 2014

MARTIAL ARTS: At a fight show in Cannock, three junior fighters from the Winspers Redditch Kickboxing gym came away with Trophies.

Division One status secured

6:00am Friday 21st March 2014

REDDITCH retained their Worcestershire Division One status with a strong end.

Norton crowns league winners

6:00pm Thursday 20th March 2014

ROD Spears and Maurice Flynn won Divisions Three and Four, respectively, at Kings Norton Golf Club’s stableford tournament.

Cup football takes centre stage

5:15pm Thursday 20th March 2014

BELL Studley defeated Division Two champions elect Lodge Park RA 4-2 in the Jim Fleeman Cup.

Late goals frustrate Bees

10:36am Thursday 20th March 2014

STUDLEY suffered the agony of a late equaliser denying them victory for the second time in the last seven days.

Andy ready for night of glory

Redditch Advertiser: Upper cut above the rest: Andy Robinson catches Mark Till during a fierce encounter in Wolver-hampton on Sunday. The fighter made it nine wins in a row. Picture supplied by www.markjjones photogra

9:59am Thursday 20th March 2014

ANDY Robinson says he is in ‘phenomenal’ shape ahead of the biggest fight of his professional career.

Keeper injury thwarts Alvechurch

10:01am Wednesday 19th March 2014

ALVECHURCH paid the price for an injury to keeper Tom Hemmings as they slipped to a 2-0 defeat to Boldmere St Michaels in the Midland Alliance on Saturday.

Bees stunned by Bell leveller

8:01am Wednesday 19th March 2014

STUDLEY were denied victory against Midland Combination Premier runaway leaders Brocton in Saturday's thrilling 2-2 draw.

Anglers fish for a big catch in league

11:01am Thursday 20th March 2014

ANGLING: Pete Lewis won Needles AC’s first round of the Canal League on Stratford Canal.

Alvechurch face 'massive' week of games

10:00am Wednesday 12th March 2014

ALVECHURCH face the biggest two games of their season in league and cup during the next seven days.

Duo boost Bees ahead of crucial clash

8:01am Wednesday 12th March 2014

STUDLEY boss Paul Smith will see his injury hit team boosted by the return of several players for Saturday's clash at table-topping Brocton (3pm ko).

Joy for Kingfishers but despair for Alcester

Redditch Advertiser: Action from Alcester versus Redditch. Picture: MARIE MYERS

3:00pm Tuesday 11th March 2014


REDDITCH soothed their own relegation worries with a win that left local rivals Alcester needing a big turn around in results to ease their own fears of the drop.

Penalty pain for relegation battling Kings

12:00pm Tuesday 11th March 2014


KINGS Norton’s hopes of escaping relegation suffered a setback despite a spirited display against title-chasing Yardleians on Saturday.

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