Monday September 27 2021



From the Past

Marathon women
Posted on February 23 2010 at 2:51:13

Two local women are hoping to raise £3,500 in this year’s London Marathon.

Cheque this out
Posted on February 19 2010 at 3:31:52

Our charity fashion night raised £2,800 for Midland Air Ambulance.

Affordable homes plan ‘doomed’?
Posted on February 18 2010 at 5:59:44

Plans for 28 affordable homes next to the M42 in Alve­church looked doomed as The Village went to press.

Here comes Redditch - again
Posted on February 18 2010 at 2:21:01

The threat of Redditch creeping within earshot of Alvechurch village has re-emerged barely weeks after council chiefs hailed the scrapping of plans for a 6,000-home “Bordesley Park” housing estate.

This won’t hurt a bit!
Posted on February 17 2010 at 3:51:52

Local girl guides learned the basics of first aid on a St John Ambulance course.

Premier fixture
Posted on February 17 2010 at 3:22:47

Premier League footballers could be playing at Lye Meadow this month when Alvechurch FC host Wolverhampton Wanderers in the quarter final of the Birmingham Senior Cup.

We are 100!
Posted on February 16 2010 at 3:26:57

It is hard to believe, but The Village magazine reaches its first century next month.

Raising cash for RNLI
Posted on February 13 2010 at 4:48:26

Crown Meadow First School pupils raised more than £75 for the RNLI.

Christmas lights battle
Posted on February 09 2010 at 6:00:14

A village Christ­mas lights battle is set to ignite, with plans being laid ten months in advance.

Kirkbride’s replacement chosen
Posted on February 06 2010 at 7:54:42


The son of a Bristol bus driver who became an international banker will almost certainly be your MP by the summer.

Marlbrook Tesco Express raid
Posted on February 04 2010 at 10:56:21

Police are appealing for witnesses following a break-in at the Tesco Express Store along the Old Birmingham Road in Marlbrook early this morning.

They want YOU! (to get involved)
Posted on February 03 2010 at 12:00:12

Bromsgrove District residents are being asked for their views to investigate how the Council can encourage more people to get involved in local democracy.


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