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Every Number You Need Information Guide needs you!

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:28pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

NEWSQUEST, the company that owns The Shuttle, is currently in the process of compiling this year's Every Number You Need Information Guides and is appealing for local groups and organisations from Wyre Forest to get in touch.

Bewdley Civic Society

2:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Roger Torode gave a fascinating talk on The Friendly Midland Red for our September lecture.

Primary school children celebrate harvest

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Friday 24th October 2014

PUPILS at Bewdley Primary School have been taking part in a week of harvest celebrations.

Launch of annual poppy appeal

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

THE Bewdley branch of the Royal British Legion (RBL) is launching its latest annual poppy appeal next week.

Workshop helps support fund applications

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

ORGANISATIONS in Wyre Forest have received a helping hand in their applications through the Big Lottery Fund.

European market flavours coming to Bewdley

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:00am Sunday 19th October 2014

BEWDLEY’S town centre is being transformed into a bustling European market place for the first time later this month.

Bewdley Civic Society

3:14pm Friday 17th October 2014

Roger Torode gave a fascinating talk on The Friendly Midland Red for our September lecture.He started as a conductor on these local buses and ended up as European Transport Manager for London Transport!

Bewdley & District Horticultural Society

11:00am Friday 17th October 2014

The next meeting will be at the Elim Riverside Church Hall in Bewdley on October 20.

Annual poppy appeal launched in Bewdley

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Friday 17th October 2014

THE Bewdley branch of the Royal British Legion (RBL) is launching its latest annual poppy appeal next week.

Strictly Night

10:17am Thursday 16th October 2014

October 24 at 7.30pm at St George’s Hall with professional tuition.

Young people encouraged to chat about books

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

6:20am Wednesday 15th October 2014

LIBRARIES across Wyre Forest are taking part in Chatterbooks week which aims to encourage young people to exchange their ideas about books.

Pupils perform at Royal Albert Hall

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Sunday 12th October 2014

WYRE Forest students were part of a 600-strong Centenary Chorus where youth choirs from across Europe performed at a special First World War memorial concert at the Royal Albert Hall.

Civic society celebrates 70 years with exhibition

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

BEWDLEY Civic Society has celebrated its 70th birthday by opening a new exhibition in St George’s Hall.

Bewdley Arts Festival to kick off this weekend

Kidderminster Shuttle:

11:10am Thursday 9th October 2014

BEWDLEY’S annual arts festival will kick-off tomorrow with the official opening followed by a sell-out concert from Midge Ure on his 61st birthday.

Wombles help with big tidy up

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:44am Tuesday 7th October 2014

PUPILS from a Bewdley school have joined forces with the Wombles to help clean up Wyre Forest.

Music and flags in fundraiser bid

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Tuesday 7th October 2014

THE Bewdley branch of the Royal British Legion is holding a special Poppy Appeal concert at St Anne’s Church.

Safari goes spooky for its yearly event

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Sunday 5th October 2014

THINGS are going bump in the night at West Midland Safari Park during the attractions fifth annual Spooky Spectacular.

Bewdley Bridge Club

12:00pm Friday 3rd October 2014

The result of the Pairs Competition held on September 24 was: North /South: Liliane I Wright & Nigel Oldnall 58.63; Brian & Carol Varley 58.33; David & Sarah Halford 52.38.

Students win awards for history project

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Friday 3rd October 2014

THE opening of Bewdley Civic Society’s exhibition about war-time MP Stanley Baldwin featured prizes being awarded to students of the town’s secondary school.

Fury at removal of cobblestones

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

BEWDLEY residents were up in arms this week after cobblestones outside the new Tesco development in Load Street were removed and replaced with an “appalling” square of concrete.

Bewdley Fire Station safe for 'the foreseeable future'

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:55am Thursday 2nd October 2014

HEREFORD and Worcester Fire Authority today re-confirmed the safety of Bewdley Fire Station for the foreseeable future.

Bewdley's Question Time

9:21am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Friday, October 3, 7.30pm at St George’s Hall, Load Street, Bewdley.

Bewdley dancers get into the groove

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

DANCE sessions for all ages and abilities are being held each month at St Georges Hall in Bewdley.

Mayor urges Bewdley residents to attend flood meetings

Kidderminster Shuttle: Bewdley flood barriers go up

10:39am Monday 29th September 2014

RESIDENTS of Bewdley are being invited to two drop-in sessions hosted by the Environment Agency (EA) to discuss the town’s future flood management.

Fire crews alerted to multiple incidents

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:19am Friday 26th September 2014

FIREFIGHTERS across Wyre Forest were called to a number of incidents yesterday afternoon.

Summer readers to be celebrated

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

6:20am Friday 26th September 2014

WYRE Forest children who have completed this year’s Summer Reading Challenge are being invited to a special award ceremony at their local library to receive their medals and certificates.

Thousands attend SVR steam gala

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:00pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

ABOUT 6,000 people visited the Severn Valley Railway (SVR) last weekend as it hosted an annual steam gala.

Bewdley day service up for fund

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Wednesday 24th September 2014

A BEWDLEY day service has the chance to be awarded a grant of up to £3,000 from a national community fund.

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.


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