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 latest Alcester Town Guide is full of useful information. The Alcester Directory (currently being updated) contains a comprehensive list of activities and organisations together with contact details. Hard copies available from our office, many local businesses and also at the Library.

Latest News

The Greig Working Group are carrying out a community survey on the Greig Hall. We would welcome your views on how you would like to see the Hall used in the future.
It takes just a few minutes to complete the survey by following this link https://online1.snapsurveys.com/GreigHall
We would like as many people to complete the survey as possible by Friday 13 August 2021. Thank you!


Are you Well Connected? Our successful Computer Group continues twice a month at The Depot.

Do you have something to say about school parking in Alcester? Please share your views by taking part in the Warwickshire Road Safety Partners School Parking Survey Closes 30 July 2021. All submissions are anonymous.

COMMUNITY GRANTS–  The second round is now open for applications and closes this Friday 30 July 2021. Please see the Grants Policy for further information and use the form to make your application. Successful applications from the second round will be announced in September 2021.


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 1 June 2021, Full Council meetings will be held at the Eric Payne Community Centre.  Committee meetings will be held as advisory committees with decisions ratified at Full Council and will be held by by Zoom.


Please see separate page for COVID-19 info