• Wedding advice and tips at event in Redditch

    H.Samuel will be having a wedding event in the Kingfisher Centre this weekend, August 9-11. Shoppers will have the chance to enter a competition to win a fantastic pamper evening for brides and bridesmaids, courtesy of Forever Living. Forever

  • Corporate phrases…what they really mean

    People in business say the most bizarre things…they’re called corporate buzzwords. But what do they actually mean? The next time you feel like touching base, or thinking outside the box, by all means do it. Just find out where the offending pieces

  • Venue Xpresso moves premises

    ONE of Alcester’s finest eateries has moved premises. Venue Xpresso, which now boasts an extended menu and drinks license, has moved to the old bistro by St Nicholas Church. Proprietor Carol Lane said: “We are still doing everything we did

  • Frustration for Feckenham but Alvechurch push towards safety

    FECKENHAM suffered a surprise defeat at the hands of relegation battling Coombs Wood in the Worcestershire League Division Two. Having won the toss and opted to bowl first, Feckenham struggled to contain their opponents from the Black Country who

  • Healthy Living Roadshow coming to Redditch

    THIS year’s Healthy Lifestyle Roadshow is visiting Redditch, as Diabetes UK and Bupa work together to help people reduce risk of Type 2 diabetes. On Monday and Tuesday, August 12 and 13, from 9.30am to 4.30pm at Market Place, near St Stephen’s

  • Astwood extend their lead at the top

    ASTWOOD Bank produced a solid all-round display to beat Worcester and tighten their grip on the top spot in the Worcestershire County League Division One. The Sambourne Lane outfit extended their lead to 20 points over closest rivals Hagley, who

  • Adshead puts Spa to sword as Astwood keep top spot

    ASTWOOD Bank successfully maintained their slender advantage in the Worcestershire County League Division One title battle after they saw off relegated Droitwich by 51 runs on Saturday. A tenth victory of the season ensured they kept their one

  • Muriel Kesterton

    KESTERTON Muriel (nee Jarrett) 7th May 1922 – 31st July 2013 She is not lost, our dearest Mum Nor has she travelled far Just stepped inside home’s loveliest room And left the door ajar. Will always be remembered by her loving family x A service to