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


Food Festival – 21st October – with regret this event has been cancelled due to the imminent arrival of Storm Brian.  The organisers have been advised that it would be unsafe to proceed.

Sunday 22 October- An organ and poetry afternoon at St Mary & All Saints Church Haselor 4pm

Alcester Town Council are currently looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join its Youth Council…..

It’s time to get your flu vaccination!

Stoptober  returns to help Warwickshire smokers give quitting a go from 1 October 2017

Ragley Hall Halloween/Fireworks 28 October 2017

Daffodil Planting Day Saturday 4 November 2017– It would be great to see you!

Remembrance Commemorations– Temporary road closures Saturday 11 November on Armistice Day and Sunday 12 November for the Parade

The Mayor, Cllr Mrs Yvette Morrison, invites you to a wonderful Film night– An evening at the Opera on Friday 24 November 2017 at the Jubilee Centre- In support of her two charities. Book early to avoid disappointment!

St Nicholas Night – Temporary road closures Wednesday 6 December