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.

Find out more about the History of Alcester

Whether you are a visitor or a resident, the Alcester Town Guide is full of useful information (please note it is dated 2016). The Alcester Directory (currently being updated for online use) contains a comprehensive list of activities and organisations together with contact details. Hard copies are still available from our office, many local businesses and also at the Library.

Latest News

Alcester Town Centre Benchmarking Survey. SDC are are carrying out a review of Alcester town centre. Following up on the face to face work undertaken earlier in the year, they would now appreciate your help with an online survey. The results will be used in a variety of ways including; developing regeneration projects, attracting funding, measuring the impact of events and festivals, creating town centre partnerships, planning projects and promoting investment. Thank you!

Christmas Holiday Lunch Club– Wednesday 22 December The Depot- 12.30-1.30pm. Free lunches for kids.

VACANCY in the office of Town Councillor for the Oversley Ward.

The Town Council is delighted that Window Wanderland is returning for the third year running from 15- 22 January 2022!
Greig Hall Fundraiser- the sensational Christmas Fayre is this Saturday 11am- 5pm! See you there!


Public notice re: Covid- 19 at 29 March 2021 We are pleased to announce that the Town Council offices have reopened. Our opening hours are 9 am to 1 pm Monday to Friday. Visitors are only permitted by prior appointment. Please telephone 01789 766084 or email clerk@alcester-tc.gov.uk

With effect from September 2021, Town Council meetings will once again be held at Globe House with the exception of  Planning Committee meetings which will generally be held by Zoom.


Please see separate page for COVID-19 info