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

Alcester Neighbourhood Development Plan– Only a few days to go before the consultation closes! Completed questionnaires can be put in collection boxes in the Library, St Nicholas Church or Alcester Health Centre. Alternatively, they can be brought to the office or sent by email to administration@alcester-tc.gov.uk

Vacancy Town Councillor

VASA- Volunteer telephone operators needed for community transport service- based in Alcester

This weekend!

Saturday 17 November- St Nicholas Christmas Festival– St Nicholas Church and Church House 10am- 1.30pm

Upcoming events in 2018:

14 & 20 NovemberFlu vaccinationsArrow Surgery– over 65s

Thursday 6 DecemberSt Nicholas Night Fayre & Procession– Temporary road closures High Street, Church Street and Henley Street 5- 9pm. Later the same evening, temporary road closures at Alne River Bridge, Stratford Road between 8- 9pm for the fireworks.

Friday 7 December- Mayor’s Christmas Quiz Jubilee Centre 7pm

Friday 14 December- An evening at the Ballet– Jubilee Centre 6.30 for 7pm.

Sunday 23 December- Town Carols- St Nicholas Church 6.30pm (please note this is the correct date!)

25 December- Alcester Community Christmas Day Dinner– Jubilee Centre- more details to follow. Volunteers welcome!


10 January 2019- Winter Warmth Workshop

15 January 2019- Caring for someone? Advice help & support