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Service manager raises funds after cold plunge

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Friday 19th September 2014

THE manager of a Bewdley day service has raised more than £300 for Alzheimer’s Society after completing a swimming challenge.

Future of festival at risk

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Thursday 18th September 2014

THE future of a regional arts event is at risk, if a new batch of volunteers do not come forward.

Bewdley Town Council outlines crime concerns

Kidderminster Shuttle: REVIEW: The new police and crime commissioner for West Mercia says the force's buildings must be fit-for-purpose or could be sold.

7:00am Monday 15th September 2014

VIOLENT crime, anti-social behaviour and speeding traffic are “very big” problems in Bewdley according to the town’s council.

Bewdley Bridge Club

12:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

The results of the pairs competition held on September 3 were: North /South: Liliane I Wright and Nigel Oldnall 59.82; Philip Morgan and Alan Walters 57.44; Chad Chadwick and Bill Cumberworth 55.06.

Baton tour to mark WI centenary

Kidderminster Shuttle: Wells and Wyche WI will hold a new members coffee morning so that everyone is up to speed with the origin of the WI logo.

6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

A CELEBRATORY baton tour, which is travelling the length and breadth of the country, will be passing through Wyre Forest this weekend.

Strictly Night

10:13am Thursday 11th September 2014

 “Strictly Night”, with professional tuition, is on offer on October 24 at 7.30pm at St George’s Hall, Bewdley.

County museum opens its doors for free

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

ENTRY to the County Museum at Hartlebury Castle will be free of charge on Saturday, September 13 and Sunday, September 14 from 11am to 5pm, as part of the national Heritage Open Days scheme.

Local version of Question Time comes to Bewdley

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

6:40am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A BEWDLEY version of Question Time will put local politicians and experts on the spot.

Reverend backs dementia project

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Monday 8th September 2014

A BEWDLEY church leader has expressed his support for a dementia project.

Yoga class that will leave you laughing

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:00pm Sunday 7th September 2014

A YOGA class that will leave you in hysterics is coming to Bewdley.

Bewdley sunflower reaches new heights

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Sunday 7th September 2014

A BEWDLEY woman has grown a sunflower almost as tall as her bungalow.

Litter pick campaign comes to an end

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Sunday 7th September 2014

MEMBERS of Wyre Forest's UKIP branch have completed their month of litter picks throughout the area.

Youth choir wows audiences in Prague

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Saturday 6th September 2014

WYRE Forest Young Voices has completed a “hugely successful” concert tour to Prague.

Travellers set up camp on school playing fields

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:10pm Friday 5th September 2014

TRAVELLERS who invaded Gilt Edge Leisure Centre car park left the sports and community hub yesterday evening - but have now set up camp on Bewdley School's playing fields.

Bewdley student wins university prize

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Thursday 4th September 2014

A STUDENT from Bewdley has won a prestigious prize from Loughborough University.

Railway apprenticeships open for applicants

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A TRAINING company is calling for young people interested in a career on the railways to sign up to its apprenticeship programme.

Parents urged to apply for school places

Kidderminster Shuttle: Coun Campion said Worcestershire County Council has had to "slim down rapidly"

4:38pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

PARENTS of children born between September 1, 2010, and August 31, 2011, are being urged to contact Worcestershire County Council to apply for a school place starting next year.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Kidnap and torture gang members convicted

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:09am Tuesday 26th August 2014

THREE men who were part of a gang which kidnapped a man outside his Kidderminster home and tortured him in a storage container have been found guilty after a four-week trial.

Bewdley couple walk in memory of daughter

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Monday 25th August 2014

A BEWDLEY couple have completed the St Richard’s Hospice Waterways Walk in memory of their daughter who was cared for by the charity.

River and rail day for Kemp Hospice

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

A FUNDRAISING day of countryside strolling and steam train travel will be “one to remember”.

Bewdley student keeps her Olympic dream alive

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:01pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A BEWDLEY student has had to spend the last two years balancing her school work, social life and a possible future career.

GCSE results celebrated despite changes

Kidderminster Shuttle:

1:34pm Thursday 21st August 2014

HIGH-achieving Wyre Forest pupils are celebrating their GCSE results despite alterations made to the examinations this year.

Bewdley & District Horticultural Society

9:51am Thursday 21st August 2014

The 161st annual flower, vegetable and floral art show took place on August 9 and the Show Committee would like to thank the people of Wyre Forest for coming along and supporting this year`s event.

Woman cut free from car after accident near Bewdley

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:03am Thursday 21st August 2014

A WOMAN was trapped in her vehicle for about an hour and 20 minutes following a two-car collision that saw both vehicles leave the road in Bewdley last night.

Hero pensioners foil £68,000 scam

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

HERO pensioners Iris and Jeff Styles foiled a bid by a gang of fraudsters to scam them out of £68,000.

Share your GCSE results and pictures with The Shuttle

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

4:43pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

TENSION will be high at schools across Wyre Forest tomorrow as pupils find out their GCSE results.

Horticultural show sees a blooming display of skill

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Wednesday 20th August 2014

HUNDREDS of people provided entries for this year’s Bewdley and District Horticultural Society annual show.

Grass fire in Upper Arley

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

1:18pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

GRASS which was on fire in Upper Arley was put out by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service yesterday evening.

Vintage car rally in Arley

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:29am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A CLASSIC car event will help a Wyre Forest community commemorate its fallen war heroes.

Lindsey's life-changing journey

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A BEWDLEY woman who lost six stone through Zumba classes has been recognised for her life-changing journey.

Coffee morning for cancer charity

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A COFFEE morning will be held at Bewdley Rowing Club on Thursday, September 25 from 10.30am to 12.30pm in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.

Art exhibition in Bewdley

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:02pm Monday 18th August 2014

A BEWDLEY artist has set up an exhibition of her work at St George’s Hall.

New piano strikes perfect note

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Monday 18th August 2014

THE arrival of a new piece of equipment has been music to the ears of staff at Bewdley’s community and arts hub.

Safety fears over Tesco car park in Bewdley

Kidderminster Shuttle: NEW MAYOR: Mayor of Bewdley, Derek Killingworth, pictured with the town clerk Stephen Inman.

6:30am Monday 18th August 2014

TRAFFIC using the car park of the new Tesco in Bewdley will create “very serious safety issues” according to the town’s council.

Town council to support elderly

Kidderminster Shuttle: The Rivern Severn, Bewdley.

6:00am Monday 18th August 2014

BEWDLEY Town Council has pledged to help reduce loneliness and isolation amongst older people in the community.

Disabled man criticises Bewdley pavement

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Sunday 17th August 2014

A DISABLED man in Bewdley has complained about the state of a pavement in the town.

Students grab top grades

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Saturday 16th August 2014

FOUR Wyre Forest students are celebrating top exam results.

Arts and crafts event in Bewdley

Kidderminster Shuttle: The Rivern Severn, Bewdley.

1:37pm Friday 15th August 2014

AN arts and crafts market will take place in Bewdley’s historic quayside from August 23 to 24.

Bewdley man sickened by horse trailer theft

Kidderminster Shuttle: REVIEW: The new police and crime commissioner for West Mercia says the force's buildings must be fit-for-purpose or could be sold.

11:00am Friday 15th August 2014

A BEWDLEY man was left “feeling sick” after his double horse trailer worth £5,000 was stolen from his field on Dowles Road.

Beach fun at Severn Valley Railway

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:50am Friday 15th August 2014

LIFE is a beach at the Severn Valley Railway this summer.

Bewdley's budding doctors gain the grades

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:42pm Thursday 14th August 2014

TWO budding doctors were celebrating their A level results at The Bewdley School and Sixth Form Centre this morning.

County A level figures improve

Kidderminster Shuttle: Coun Campion said Worcestershire County Council has had to "slim down rapidly"

4:30pm Thursday 14th August 2014

THE percentage of students passing their A levels across Worcestershire has increased.

Wyre Forest students celebrate exam results

Kidderminster Shuttle:

11:56am Thursday 14th August 2014

STUDENTS across Wyre Forest have been celebrating this morning after finding out their A level results.

Voting turnout statistics revealed

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

MORE members of the public voted in the May elections in Wyre Forest than in previous years, according to official figures.



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