An exhibition by Alvechurch art students takes place at the Village Hall from July 24-26. It will be open on the Thursday and Friday from 10am until 6pm and on the Saturday from 10am until 5pm – and entry is free!
Two Barnt Green homes were targeted by burglars on the same afternoon and police believe the incidents may be linked.
A community group is urging local people to get involved in a campaign to save a historic Redditch building from the bulldozers.
St Andrew’s Church in Barnt Green is to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War with a number of events this year.
Philip Aubury, former director of Birmingham Botanical Gardens, managed to get a large “voodoo lily” in his garden at Hill Cottage, Scarfield Hill, to flower bang on time for Alvechurch Open Gardens.
A Bromsgrove man is taking on his first triathlon to raise money for a children’s home in Kenya.
Many youngsters look forward to a relaxing holiday after their A-levels, but one Barnt Green teenager will be taking a trip with a difference when he joins an expedition to the Himalayas.
Three Barnt Green cyclists have raised £8,250 for Cure Leukaemia for Kids by riding from John O’Groats to Land’s End.
Sports stars and friends enjoyed a night of fundraising at Barnt Green’s Deedar Indian Restaurant when Dougie Brown, Warwickshire County Cricket Club’s Director of Cricket, hosted an event in support of The Brain Tumour Charity.
Bromsgrove Festival is on until July 20, encompassing all sorts of events ranging from exhibitions to concerts and theatre performances as well as free family entertainment.
Alvechurch Village Hall Management Committee is looking for a new secretary.
The Cinnamon Trust animal charity holds a special ‘Animals R Magic’ event at the Jinney Ring Craft Centre in Hanbury (B60 4BT) on Sun July 20 from 11am to 5pm.
Sarah Rees reports from the Oakalls and Parklands . . .
The Suited & Booted Festival in Alvechurch was enjoyed by many people once again, despite wet weather!
The Orchestra of St John presents its annual MusicFest as part of Bromsgrove Festival, with three exciting concerts in St John’s Church, Bromsgrove.
A new arts initiative founded by an Alvechurch resident is set to bring a host of exciting events to the local area.
A group of friends who took part in a 40-mile walk have raised almost £2,000 for Prostate Cancer UK.
The top prizes in a prestigious golf tournament open to juniors across the Midlands held by an Alvechurch club were all won by lads with plenty of local knowledge.
The Alvechurch Neighbourhood Plan steering group wants to hear more villagers’ views.
Paws Here Dog Grooming and Hopwood Veterinary Centre have joined forces to provide a new dog waste bin for a popular area of the Lickey Hills.