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. Copies can be found in many local businesses and also at the Library.

Latest News

Alcester Post Office- Local Public Consultation Decision

The Post Office will be relocating to 30 High Street Alcester where it will operate as a new main style Post Office branch. Please see details of the new service.

Alcester Town Council Housing Needs Survey- please return your forms by this Saturday 12 August! Thank you!

Stop the Tick: Tick season has begun

For your information:
There has been one incident of Tick bites and suspected Lyme’s Disease in Alcester.
If you have a circular rash and flu-like symptoms please consult your Dr.
Please also see the prevention information.

Support for people with hearing loss

The Sensory  Service Team at Warwickshire County Council can provide various pieces of equipment on loan to support people with hearing loss.  Equipment can include a hearing loop which links to your television and a flashing portable doorbell. For more information and contact details please see Information on Specialist Equipment v2 . A referral form will be required.

Alcester Town Council Housing Needs Survey

The Town Council is aware that a lack of affordable and suitable housing is an issue which can lead to local people being forced to move away.  The Town Council is therefore carrying out a survey to identify the homes that local people need. Housing Needs Surveys and covering letters should be delivered to all homes in the Alcester Parish this week. We are asking for your help- please do return your forms by 12 August 2017.

Superfast Broadband!

Good news! Superfast broadband is now available in the Malt Mill Lane and Chestnut Court/Gas House Lane areas of Alcester.

Warwickshire Local Welfare Summer Support Scheme

Are you finding it hard to make ends meet over the school summer holidays? You may be able to get food vouchers to help….