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

Job opportunity- Due to the well deserved retirement of our lovely cleaner, the Town Council are looking for a new cleaner for the Eric Payne Community Centre. 30 hours a month- ideally early mornings but with some flexibility. £10 an hour.
For further information please contact alcester.jubileecentre@gmail.com



Congratulations to Wendy Mills who was co-opted at Full Council last night as a new town councillor for Alcester Oversley ward!
Wendy was formerly Chair of the Alcester Neighbourhood Development Plan Steering Group and was instrumental in bringing this important project to fruition for the town.



New free Cook and Eat Your Tea course designed for young people-starts November. Contact Wendy on 01789 766084 for more information.

Well Connected Computer Group– Now looking for volunteers with IT skills!


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