Welcome to the Alcester Town Council and Community Website

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Alcester is an old market town of Roman origin at the junction of the River Alne and the River Arrow in Warwickshire, England. It is situated approximately 8 miles (13 km) west of Stratford-upon-Avon and 8 miles south of Redditch, close to the Worcestershire border.

For more on the History of Alcester, click here

Whether you are a visitor of a resident, the latest Alcester Town Guide is full of useful information. A new Alcester Directory has also been compiled containing activities and information. Hard copies can be found in many local businesses and also at the Library.

Latest News

Alcester has a new Mayor! Councillor Andrew Foster is now the Mayor- with Councillor Gillian Forman as Deputy Mayor.

Alcester PO has reopened at new premises-  30 High Street (formerly Olivers). Richard Hall, External Affairs Manager from the Post Office has apologised for the lack of mobile service on Friday 11 May and any inconvenience caused to customers.

Superfast broadband is now available to parts of Bleachfield Street in Alcester. Cabinet Alcester 2 has been upgraded, meaning that properties connected to the upgraded cabinet may now be able to order the improved service….

Warwickshire County Council– Alcester- Roads Surface Dressing- Temporary 10mph speed limit.

Upcoming events:

This Saturday! Alcester Food Festival Saturday 19 May 9am- 5pm

Midland Air Festival 19 & 20 May- Ragley Hall- please note road closures

Allotment Judging! Friday 13 July 2018

1 October 2018- Be Inspired in Alcester– Jubilee Centre 11am-2pm. An event designed to tie in with International Older People Day. Exhibitors welcome