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.
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.
PLEASE NOTE THE TOWN COUNCIL OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED FOR ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE BETWEEN TOMORROW WEDNESDAY 21 AND FRIDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2018 INCLUSIVE
Defibrillator training This Saturday morning 24 February 9.30, 10.30 and 11.30 am at the Jubilee Centre
Applications are invited from non profit making groups and organisations for a Community Grant towards small projects that will increase the well-being of the local community. Closing date for applications 2 March 2018
Road Scheme notification – A46 Bishopton – Road Marking Renewal Scheme – 26 February 2018 to 02 March 2018- Diversions signposted through Alcester
Bee On-Line– Volunteers required after successful start up!!
Police appeal for witnesses after man injured in disturbance in Alcester – Police are appealing for witnesses after a disturbance in St. Nicholas Close, Alcester, left one man seriously injured. Detectives from Warwickshire Police are investigating the circumstances of the incident which happened at around 7.45pm Friday, 9 February and is believed to have involved several men and a woman. No arrests have been made. A man in his 30s was injured as a result and has been taken to hospital for treatment for a head injury which is not believed to be life threatening. Detective Inspector Tim Sharp said: “Officers are carrying out enquiries in the area and would appeal to anyone who witnessed the disturbance and or has any information which could help, to contact police on 101 quoting incident reference 357 of 9 February.” Information can also be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via the website www.crimestoppers-uk.org
Cemetery- It is respectfully requested that all Christmas wreaths be removed from graves by Sunday 18 March 2018, after which time these will be disposed of by Town Council staff.
Precept information for Alcester council tax payers
Rotary Big Breakfast– Saturday 3 March 2018