Monday September 27 2021



From the Past

MP accepts fate
Posted on December 18 2009 at 11:20:32

Village MP Julie Kirkbride has ended speculation that she may still stand for the Bromsgrove seat at the General Election.

‘Broken promise’ to Alvechurch youth
Posted on December 16 2009 at 5:52:24

THE YOUNG PEOPLE of Alvechurch have been let down by the failure to deliver on promises of “community use” at schools in the village, it has been claimed.

Welcome to Hopwood International Airport!
Posted on December 09 2009 at 8:04:53

AS IF HOPWOOD didn’t have enough to cope with . . .  the hamlet that already lives with a rendering plant, plastic chimneys on affordable homes and a main road splitting it in two is now the site of what has been called “Hopwood International Airport.”

Keeping the Hills alive for 25 years
Posted on December 09 2009 at 8:02:27

The Lickey Hills Society is marking 25 years’ campaigning to conserve the hills and surrounding area.

Above: Lickey Hills Society members (from left) Brian Gould, Jill Harvey and Baden Carlson with Lickey Ranger Emma Woolley.

Posted on December 09 2009 at 7:55:55

David Bellamy helps Tardebigge First School pupils Katie-Lou and Ethan Medlicott to plant trees as part of the national Tree Appeal scheme.

The Bhangra beat
Posted on December 09 2009 at 8:15:01

Pupils from four village first schools came together for the finale of a ‘Bhangra Fusion’ project at Crown Meadow, Alvechurch.

Pupils shine in sports finals
Posted on December 03 2009 at 8:57:29

Alvechurch Middle School pupils have put in some fine performances at district level over the autumn term.

Haircuts for Heroes!
Posted on December 01 2009 at 8:20:53

What’s going on here, then? We just popped in to the Coach & Horses for a quick pint and look what happened!

92-year-old resident wants to stay
Posted on December 01 2009 at 12:33:27

A 92-year-old former Alvechurch resident is hoping MP Julie Kirkbride can help to keep his sheltered home open.


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