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– SDC has given notice of the 6 week Regulation 16 consultation from 30 May- 12 July 2019. The NDP is available to view in the Library and the Town Council offices during opening hours. You are invited to comment.

SDC have also forwarded details of potentially suitable and available Examiners from NPIERS (Neighbourhood Planning Independent Examiner Referral Service) and ATC have selected one Independent Examiner from the panel of three.

This week!

Is life losing its sparkle? There are still spaces available on the free Moodmaster course on Thursday evenings at the Jubilee Centre 7-8pm. Please contact Paul Thompson

Thursdays mornings in May, June and July- Suitcase Stories…A reminiscence and music project for people living with dementia and their carers. Alcester Library.

20- 21 June- St Nicholas Church– Scaffold lorries will be loading Thursday 20th and Friday 21st June from 7.30am to remove scaffolding from St Nicholas Church north face (north churchyard wall by the Town Memorial Hall). Please leave wall clear of parked cars!

Upcoming dates in 2019

2 July- Trip to the National Motorcycle Museum£15 to include transport and entrance fee. Please contact Wendy ASAP on 01789 766084 or email: info@alcester-tc.gov.uk

26 July- Mayor’s Charity Summer Quiz– Jubilee Centre 7.30pm. Please come along and support the Mayor fund raising for her nominated charities- Alcester & District Community Responders and the Ekica Trust

Change of date 24 August- St Nicholas Church Garden Party– The Field House 3- 5.30pm

6 OctoberAlcester 10K SECO race Temporary road closures apply to High Street, Church Street and Henley Street from 6am- 2pm