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

Advance notice- Temporary Road Closure Swan Street on 9 September 2019. The closure is required for works to replace a defective manhole cover and frame.

Window Wanderland– Think Alcester Garden Walkabout but night time window displays….magical! 1 December 2019 to coincide with the Christmas Light Switch on. Interested in the idea? Alcester is now on the map! Please see the facebook page and encourage your friends and family to like and share!

Great video promoting our lovely town of Alcester!

This weekend!

24 August- St Nicholas Church Garden Party– The Field House 3- 5.30pm

Upcoming dates in 2019

5 August- 20 SeptemberDiversion Coughton Fields Lane- WCC- temporary road closure for works on the river ford

1 September- Arrow Village Hall BBQ 1pm

3 September- Calling all carersDrop in session Upstairs Globe House, Priory Road Alcester 10.30am- 12.30pm

7 September- Litter Free Alcester Coffee Morning– Methodist Church 10am-12pm

7 September- Ready Steady Sing! Singing Workshop- St Nicholas Church 2- 5.30pm

17 September- Trip to beautiful Broadway– 10.30am cost £7

19 September- Macmillan Coffee Morning– Jubilee Court 10am-12pm

25 September- Mental Health awareness session for parents– Jubilee Centre 5.30-7.30pm

6 OctoberAlcester 10K SECO race Temporary road closures apply to High Street, Church Street and Henley Street from 6am- 2pm. Rolling road closures will also apply

8 October- Alcester Neighbourhood Watch meeting- Church House 7.30pm

20 October- Live & Local- Gulp! Family show- Jubilee Centre 2pm

22 October- Cyber Crime- How to stay safe online Talk at Malt Mill Lane Community Centre 10am-12pm

26 October- Mayor’s Charity 60s and 70s night- Jubilee Centre with The Racketts