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

Notice of uncontested election in Alcester (Oversley) Ward. This confirms that there were 3 candidates nominated for the 3 vacancies, all of which are therefore automatically elected to the Town Council. There will be now be no need for an election on Thursday 10 February 2022.


Public notice re: Covid- 19- January 2022  The Town Council offices are open between 9 am and 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 January 2022, Full Council meetings will be held at the Eric Payne Community Centre and Committee meetings 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