Society set to celebrate 60 years of show

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

ALL members of the family, whether plant and flower enthusiasts or not, are set to be catered for at Kidderminster Horticultural Society’s 60th annual show.

Car fire in Hagley alerts Kidderminster crew

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

9:47am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

KIDDERMINSTER fire crews were called to a car which was on fire in Ferndale Close, in Hagley, this morning.

Councillor calls for bus bay removal

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A FORMER Stourport mayor is calling for the removal of a bus parking bay in Redstone Lane.

Police station’s public counter services now closed

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

STOURPORT Police Station's public counter service is now closed.

Remembering the Rolling Stones

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

HALF a century ago this year the Rolling Stones played two shows at Kidderminster Town Hall, as part of their UK tour in 1964.

Miseries of families with huge debts

Kidderminster Shuttle: 75th ANNIVERSARY: Darlington CAB is celebrating its 75th anniversary

6:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A SINGLE mum living hand to mouth on a shoestring has spoken of her despair as she struggles to pay £15,000 debts while bringing up a wayward teenager and his brother.

Gang who kidnapped a Kidderminster man given long jail sentences

Kidderminster Shuttle:

5:49pm Monday 1st September 2014

A GANG who kidnapped a man outside his Worcestershire home and subjected him to torture in a 28-hour ordeal have been given long jail sentences.

Wyre Forest goes ice bucket challenge crazy

Kidderminster Shuttle:

11:26am Monday 1st September 2014

FREEZING fundraisers across Wyre Forest have been taking part in an online craze.

Car wash for Kemp Hospice

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:15pm Monday 1st September 2014

A FUNDRAISING car wash will be held in Kidderminster in support of Kemp Hospice.

Man rescued from river

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

11:32am Monday 1st September 2014

A MAN who had fallen into the River Stour at Weavers Wharf, in Kidderminster, had to be rescued by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Bus fare increase on Kidderminster Connecta service

Kidderminster Shuttle: Worcestershire County Council staff earning more than £100,000 from taxpayers leaps 33%

8:58am Monday 1st September 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER Connecta bus journey will cost Wyre Forest residents an extra 20p from today.

Search is on for No Barriers contenders

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Monday 1st September 2014

THE hunt is on to find Wyre Forest heroes who go the "extra mile" to help people with disabilities and honour them.

Bus services saved for community in reprieve

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Monday 1st September 2014

COMMUNITY bus services in Kidderminster have won a reprieve - saving three jobs and keeping the wheels on the road for hundreds of passengers.

Hospital’s missing plaque now found

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Monday 1st September 2014

A BRONZE plaque from the former Lucy Baldwin Hospital, which was assumed stolen, has been found.

Grandads go back to school

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Monday 1st September 2014

FORMER schoolmates Barry Ensor and Mike Webster took a trip down memory lane to the Wolverley school they started at 60 years ago.

Unusual safari park birth

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Monday 1st September 2014

THE latest birth to occur at West Midland Safari Park could be the first of its kind.

Bewdley woman on £55,000 theft charges

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:26am Sunday 31st August 2014

A Bewdley woman has appeared at Worcester Crown Court accused of stealing more than £55,000.

Commercial Feature: Join the World's Biggest Coffee Morning with Macmillan

Kidderminster Shuttle: World's Biggest Coffee Morning

7:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

Join people in your area for the Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 26th September – all in the name of Macmillan Cancer Support. 

Kidderminster's role in reporting the war

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:50am Sunday 31st August 2014

A RECENT article in the The Times highlighted the significant role a Wyre Forest man played in informing the public about the events of the First World War.

Wolverley head gives tips to new students

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Sunday 31st August 2014

THE headteacher of a Wyre Forest school has given tips to children who are making the transition from primary school to secondary school next month.

Tearooms welcome children from Belarus

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Sunday 31st August 2014

CHILDREN from Belarus were treated to a party at Whitlenge tearooms in Hartlebury.

Celebrate friendship month at harvest festival

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

ONE of the largest and oldest societies in the UK is celebrating its friendship month this September by holding a special event.

Driver severely trapped after RTC

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:51am Saturday 30th August 2014

FIRE crews from Kidderminster were called to an RTC on the A456 Hagley side of Blakedown yesterday.

Service boss takes plunge

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

THE manager of a Bewdley day service is taking a chilling plunge to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society.

Performances to remember Areley Kings war heroes

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:50am Saturday 30th August 2014

A WYRE Forest community will commemorate its role in the First World War in an interactive way.

Curtain falls on the annual arts festival

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Saturday 30th August 2014

FOR the past two weeks Kidderminster has been gripped by music, dance, exhibitions, graffiti art and street theatre as part of the town’s annual arts festival.

Exhibition to commemorate First World War

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Saturday 30th August 2014

A LOCAL exhibition will commemorate the centenary of the First World War in an interactive way.

Family ‘give back’ after daughter’s hospital help

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Friday 29th August 2014

THE family of a Stourport child who suffered from a life-threatening brain-swelling condition are raising money for the hospital which treated her.

Hello, I'm the local MP. Harriett Baldwin welcomes new company to Malvern's science park

Kidderminster Shuttle: VISIT: MP Harriett Baldwin on Malvern Science park with former science minister David Willets

9:58am Friday 29th August 2014

A NEW company to the growing cyber security cluster on Malvern Hills Science Park has received a "pleased to meet you" visit from the area's MP Harriett Baldwin.

Teen gives back after counselling

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:20am Friday 29th August 2014

A BEREAVED Kidderminster teenager has battled through “very low points of grief” to become an active fundraiser for the charity which helped her during the toughest of times.

Brownies throw 100 year festivities

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Friday 29th August 2014

BROWNIES from Stourport have been having a grand old time celebrating their centenary.

Reserve fish refuge finished

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Friday 29th August 2014

CONSTRUCTION has been completed on a fish refuge at Spennells Valley Nature Reserve in Kidderminster.

Mum disgusted as son’s best friend ‘forgets’ inquest

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A GRIEVING Kidderminster mother told a coroner it was "disgusting" that her son's best friend failed to turn up to give evidence at an inquest into how the tragic teenager died.

Sweethearts celebrate diamond anniversary

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Thursday 28th August 2014

CHILDHOOD sweethearts from Kidderminster are celebrating 60 years of marriage today.

Private gardens open for charity

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

GREENFINGERED residents of Wyre Forest are being invited to take a look into other people’s gardens over the weekend.

Kidderminster recycling centre to re-open

Kidderminster Shuttle: Worcestershire County Council staff earning more than £100,000 from taxpayers leaps 33%

2:10pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

KIDDERMINSTER Household Recycling Centre (HRC) will re-open to the public on Thursday, September 4 at 8am.

Kidderminster man beaten up by trio in 40-minute ordeal

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:16pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER man was picked on by a gang of three who accused him of being a rapist, followed him home and beat him up, Worcester Crown court was told.

Car destroyed by fire in Kidderminster

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

12:51pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A CAR was destroyed by a fire last night, in Stourbridge Road, Kidderminster.

Donation boost for two charities

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Wednesday 27th August 2014

TWO charities have received donations of more than £3,000 each thanks to the fundraising efforts of a former chairman of Wyre Forest District Council.

Festival for Kemp Hospice

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:41am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A CHARITY event will take place tomorrow, August 28, at St Peter’s Church, Meredith Green, Kidderminster, in support of Kemp Hospice.

Deadline for village poll register has passed

Kidderminster Shuttle: FUTURE PLANS: Chaddesley Corbett residents can have their say.

6:30am Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE deadline for residents of Chaddesley Corbett to register to vote in the neighbourhood plan referendum being held next month has passed.

Camera club back for 108th season

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:21am Wednesday 27th August 2014

KIDDERMINSTER Camera Club will start its 108th season on Monday, September 1.

Railway art comes to Kidderminster

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Wednesday 27th August 2014

AN exhibition of train-themed artwork has opened at Kidderminster Railway Museum.

Salon shortlisted for award in national contest

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER salon is hoping to be head and shoulders above the rest after snipping away competition to reach the finals of a national contest.

Poetry champion to headline Mouth and Music event

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

POETS, storytellers and musicians are invited to participate in the Mouth and Music evening on Tuesday, September 9.

Police defend response to large early-hours brawl in Worcester city centre

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:51pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

POLICE have defended their response to a large brawl that broke out in Worcester city centre in the early hours.

MP pleased with youth jobs boost

Kidderminster Shuttle: Wyre Forest MP Mark Garnier: Wishing Wyre Forest athletes good luck in the London  Olympic Games.

4:57pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

WYRE Forest MP Mark Garnier has welcomed the drop in youth unemployment across the West Midlands.

Residents invited to CCG annual meeting

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:58pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

MEMBERS of the public are invited to attend the NHS Wyre Forest Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) annual meeting.

Dragon boat festival a "great success"

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:53am Tuesday 26th August 2014

BEWDLEY’S first dragon boat event was a roaring success.

BLOG - Wyre Forest school trip to the United Nations

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:55am Tuesday 26th August 2014

STUDENTS and staff from four schools in Wyre Forest and Hagley are currently spending five days in Geneva, Switzerland, on a fact finding visit of the United Nations.




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