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.

If you have a couple of minutes have a look at this lovely short film showcasing Alcester- Just Alcester

Latest News

National Association of Local Council’s Star Council Awards. These are the only awards in England that recognise local (parish and town) councils’ contributions to their communities. The long-running awards celebrate the positive impact local councils, councillors, young councillors, clerks and county associations make on their communities. Alcester Town Council has just been announced as a finalist in the Council of the Year category! The NALC Council of the Year category will be decided by a public vote. Please cast your vote by 22 August 2022 and help Alcester Town Council to be crowned as Council of the Year 2022 winner!

Notice of election– Following the resignation of one of our councillors there is a vacancy on the Town Council.

Summer holidays- There are two different family holiday lunches taking place over the summer in Alcester. The first is on a Tuesday at Alcester Baptist Church and includes a craft activity. The other is at the Eric Payne Community Centre and takes place every Wednesday. Both are FREE and available on a first come first served basis.

Did you know about the new Community Fridge at Alcester Baptist Church? For further info or to volunteer please email: alcesterfridges@gmail.com. Up to date information about opening times will be posted regularly on:

Facebook :  Alcester Community Fridge

Twitter: @alcester_Fridge

Instagram: Alcester Community Fridge



The Town Council offices are open between 9 am and 1 pm Monday to Friday. Alternatively, please telephone 01789 766084 or email clerk@alcester-tc.gov.uk