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Plan poll waits for approval

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

6:00am Friday 18th July 2014

CHADDESLEY Corbett could become the first parish in Worcestershire to take part in a neighbourhood plan referendum.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

9:46am Friday 4th July 2014

What a delightful evening was had travelling around Brian Ellis’ ‘Library Garden’.

Moth conservation evening set for Chaddesley Wood

Kidderminster Shuttle: Swiindon Advertiser readers photographs

6:00am Friday 4th July 2014

A BUTTERFLY conservation group is celebrating national moth night by inviting the public to Chaddesley Wood to search the woodland for particular types of moths.

Reader is licensed to serve faith

Kidderminster Shuttle: LAY READER: Christine Hickman-Smith after the admission service with the Bishop of Worcester, Dr John Inge.

6:20am Sunday 29th June 2014

A CHURCH worker has become a licensed lay minster after being admitted during a service in Worcester Cathedral.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

9:11am Friday 23rd May 2014

Janet Maxwell Stewart is a volunteer for the Conservation Organisation ‘Plant Life’ and gave us a very interesting insight into the ‘knock on effect’ of conserving wild plants for the benefit of wildlife in general.

Ex-teacher jailed for sexually abusing pupils

Kidderminster Shuttle: 'SYSTEMATIC ABUSE': Jonathan O'Brien.

10:25am Wednesday 21st May 2014

A FORMER member of staff at a Wyre Forest school has been jailed for 13 years for sexually abusing pupils in his care during the 1980s.

Chaddesley Corbett hotel recognised in awards

6:40am Thursday 15th May 2014

CHADDESLEY Corbett's Brockencote Hall Hotel has been highly commended at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2014, held at Cheltenham Racecourse.

Wyre Forest areas set to benefit from EU funding guidelines

Kidderminster Shuttle: Mission: ‘I want to link local people looking for jobs with  as many potential employers as possible’ says Mark Garnier.

7:30am Sunday 11th May 2014

BUSINESSES and organisations in three Wyre Forest areas will be eligible for financial support from the EU.

‘Boys on the board’ in book on the Great War

Kidderminster Shuttle: SIGNING UP: Recruitment taking place in front of Tudor House in Chaddesley Corbett in 1914.

7:00am Monday 5th May 2014

A BOOK detailing the “staggering” impact of the First World War on Chaddesley Corbett has been published on behalf of the village’s history society.

Chaddesley servicemen identified for WWI book

Kidderminster Shuttle: SIGNING UP: Recruitment taking place in front of Tudor House in Chaddesley Corbett in 1914.

7:20am Thursday 24th April 2014

A BOOK detailing the "staggering" impact of the First World War in Chaddesley Corbett has been published on behalf of the village's history society.

Best drama award for CATS

Kidderminster Shuttle: BEST DRAMA: The award-winning cast of Tom, Dick and Harry.

8:30am Monday 21st April 2014

ACTORS from the Chaddesley Amateur Theatrical Society (CATS) are celebrating after winning the best drama category at a regional awards ceremony for their Spring production.

Plan to shape Wyre Forest future sparks anger

Kidderminster Shuttle: District council could spend extra £125k

7:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

PLANS to reshape Wyre Forest District Council by cutting the number of wards from 17 to 11 has sparked fury among local politicians who have slammed some of the proposed new boundaries as “illogical”.

Chaddesley parish plan open for comments

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

2:56pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

RESIDENTS in Chaddesley Corbett are being asked to comment on a draft neighbourhood plan that could help shape their future development.

Chaddesley Corbett Local History Society

10:17am Thursday 3rd April 2014

The story of nail making as a cottage industry contrasts with the lives we lead today and yet will surprise you with the role of women and early industrial unrest as mechanisation developed after 700 years.

Chaddesley Corbett Local History Society

10:00am Friday 28th February 2014

“Sarajevo - June 28 1914, Why the world went to war” by Sylvia Clift at Chaddesley Corbett Village Hall on March 19 at 7.30pm.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

10:47am Thursday 27th February 2014

On a very cold February evening many stalwart members gathered in the village hall for the AGM. All went well although there was not a mass rush of volunteers for new committee members but luckily the standing committee agreed to work for another year but changes are coming.

Distinctive items stolen in Chaddesley Corbett burglary

Kidderminster Shuttle: Emergency services attended a crash in Horderley yesterday.

1:08pm Thursday 13th February 2014

DISTINCTIVE riding items have been stolen during a burglary in Chaddesley Corbett.

More roads closed due to flooding

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fairfield High School closed due to flooding

2:09pm Tuesday 11th February 2014

THERE have been more road closures due to flooding.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

9:26am Thursday 23rd January 2014

The New Year started off with a talk and slides by John Millington from Hillview Hardy Plants to give us plenty of ideas for our herbaceous borders this summer and how to protect the plants through the worst of the winter. The AGM is on February 12 with Linda Eggins explaining National Plant Collections.

Chaddesley Corbett Local History Society

8:00am Friday 17th January 2014

1879 Zulu War 24th Regiment by Max Keen will be read at Chaddesley Corbett Village Hall on February 19, at 7.30pm.

Ex-Chaddesley Corbett teacher convicted of sexual abuse

Kidderminster Shuttle: Scales of Justice

1:18pm Tuesday 17th December 2013

A FORMER teacher at a Chaddesley Corbett school was today convicted by a jury of sexually abusing pupils in his care during the 1980s.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

1:00pm Saturday 30th November 2013

Ross Barbour, the head gardener from Ragley Hall, provided an evening of humour, knowledge and enthusiasm at the November meeting.

Chaddesley Corbett Local History Society

2:48pm Thursday 21st November 2013

‘The Restoration of the Perseus and Andromeda Fountain at Witley Court’ will be the topic for speaker Derek Clarke at the meeting on Wednesday, November 27.

Ex-Chaddesley Corbett school teacher abused boys in darkroom court told

Kidderminster Shuttle: Scales of Justice

11:18am Tuesday 19th November 2013

A FORMER Chaddesley Corbett school teacher abused pupils in a school darkroom under the guise of giving them photography lessons, a court has heard.

Chaddesley Corbett hotel's latest award completes hat-trick

Kidderminster Shuttle: More recognition: Brockencote Hall staff, from left, Andre Reis, commis de rang, Dean Gunston, general manager, Michael Hall, reception manager, Lucy Harper, events manager and Joao Alves Esteves, chef de rang.

6:20am Thursday 14th November 2013

A CHADDESLEY Corbett hotel’s latest recognition has completed a hat-trick of awards it has racked up this autumn.

Kidderminster and Chaddesley Corbett homes were targeted by burglar

6:00am Wednesday 13th November 2013

A PERSISTENT crook who smashed his way into a string of houses, including one in Kidderminster, to empty them of thousands of pounds worth of valuables has been jailed for four years.

Wyre Forest tourism organisations earn awards

Kidderminster Shuttle: All winners: Organisations recognised included Severn Valley Railway, Brockencote Hall, Bewdley Tourist Information Centre and Menzies Birmingham Stourport Manor.

6:40am Tuesday 29th October 2013

STAFF and volunteers at Severn Valley Railway (SVR) are celebrating after it was named Best Tourism Experience in the 2013 Visit Worcestershire Awards for Excellence.

Chaddesley Corbett Local History Society

9:34am Thursday 10th October 2013

‘History on our Doorstep’ will be the topic for Heather Flack at the meeting on Wednesday, October 16.

Chaddesley Corbett hotel's restaurant to prestigious guide's taste

6:10am Thursday 26th September 2013

A CHADDESLEY Corbett hotel has earned a hat-trick of accolades in the 2014 AA Restaurant Guide.

Chaddesley Corbett share neighbourhood plan with residents

Kidderminster Shuttle: Hear ye: Town crier Jim Pearson calls residents to Chaddesley Corbett Parish Council’s drop-in session.

7:00am Wednesday 25th September 2013

CHADDESLEY Corbett Parish Council held a consultation to share the proposals for their neighbourhood plan with residents.

More than 100 brides and grooms-to-be at Bewdley I Will wedding show

Kidderminster Shuttle: Good life: The Forever Living stand. Photo John Barker Photography of Bewdley.

3:43pm Monday 16th September 2013

MORE than 100 brides and grooms-to-be attended the latest I Will wedding show at Wharton Park Golf & Country Club in Bewdley.

School walk now on the right path

Kidderminster Shuttle: e Improved access: Stephen Clee, left, and James Hawthorn with pupils at the new path.

5:10pm Friday 13th September 2013

A PATH labelled a ‘no-go area’ by parents taking their children to a Chaddesley Corbett school has been improved.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

9:44am Thursday 5th September 2013

Reg Moule will be talking about ways to make the most of autumn planted bulbs. in the first of the club’s autumn talks on Wednesday, September 11.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

9:53am Friday 30th August 2013

The visit to Pump Cottage in Weatheroak, near Alvechurch, lived up to expectations.

Flavour aplenty at food festival

Kidderminster Shuttle: Flower power: Arna Rogers and Becky Rowberry, of Rowberry’s Nursery, Chaddesley Corbett, at the Taste of Worcestershire Festival.

5:25pm Wednesday 31st July 2013

BROCKENCOTE Hall in Chaddesley Corbett hosted a celebration of fine food, drink and music last weekend, at the annual ‘A Taste of Worcestershire’ Food and Jazz Festival.

Chaddesley pupils and staff celebrate new £4m school

Kidderminster Shuttle: New era: From left, back, Andrew Page, Colin Emeny and James Hawthorn, with, front, pupils Oliva Jackson, Kemi Bangbose, Jake Cartwright, Nina George, William Hunter, Jake Lloyd and Ella VauxHarvey. 281311J.

8:00am Saturday 20th July 2013

STAFF, pupils and parents at a Chaddesley Corbett school celebrated the opening of its new £4 million building.

Chaddesley Corbett businesswoman short-listed for insolvency award

Kidderminster Shuttle: National recognition: Kate Collyer has been short-listed for a Insolvency and Rescue Award.

6:20am Tuesday 9th July 2013

A CHADDESLEY Corbett businesswoman has been short-listed for a national award recognising her work helping small businesses facing insolvency.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

9:50am Thursday 4th July 2013

im Almond will be taking a look at ‘Wildlife in the Garden’ at the meeting on Wednesday, July 10.

Chaddesley Corbett sculptor brings back royal visitor to stately home

Kidderminster Shuttle: Royal approval: Katie Green, of Chaddesley Corbett, with her Queen Elizabeth I sculpture.

7:20am Tuesday 2nd July 2013

A CHADDESLEY Corbett sculptor has brought Queen Elizabeth I back to the grounds of a Gloucestershire castle.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

2:43pm Thursday 27th June 2013

‘Tasty Buds, Luscious Leaves and Succulent Shoots’ was the intriguing title for Kim and Rob Hurst at the June meeting.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

10:00am Monday 10th June 2013

‘Tasty Buds, Luscious Leaves and Succulent Shoots’ will be the intriguing title for speaker Kim Hurst at the meeting on Wednesday, June 12.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

9:44am Thursday 23rd May 2013

More than 60 members and visitors suffered ’20 years of Trials and Tribulations’ with Barry Knee as he described his spectacular creation of Pump Cottage Gardens.

Three Winterfold pupils celebrate national success

Kidderminster Shuttle: National success: From left, Eshaan Rai, Lucie Fletcher and Edward Lathe celebrate their achievements.

7:30am Sunday 19th May 2013

THREE pupils at a Chaddesley Corbett school have achieved national success in music and maths.

Chaddesley Corbett Local History Society

10:00am Friday 10th May 2013

Paula Kovacs gave a talk on ‘The Museum of Carpet’ at the April meeting.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

10:00am Saturday 4th May 2013

Barry Knee, from Pump Cottage at Weatheroak, will talk about ‘The 20 Years of Trial and Tribulations of developing Pump Cottage Gardens’ at the meeting on Wednesday, May 8.

Chaddesley Corbett DJ to hold poignant reunion disco

Kidderminster Shuttle: COMEBACK: Chaddesley Corbett resident Ray Parry, who is lucky to be alive, has organised a reunion disco in Bromsgrove. Ref:s

7:40am Monday 22nd April 2013

A CHADDESLEY Corbett DJ, whose body was mangled and broken in a horrific car crash, is inviting people to a reunion disco.

Chaddesley Corbett hotel in awards running

Kidderminster Shuttle: Brockencote Hall Hotel, Chaddesley: The venue for a new food festival celebrating Worcestershire.

7:20am Friday 19th April 2013

A VICTORIAN mansion in Chaddesley Corbett is in the running for a national award.

Chaddesley Corbett Local History Society

9:00am Saturday 13th April 2013

The AGM was followed by a talk from Anna Kingsley-Curry about the Woodcote Diamond Jubilee Project at the March meeting in Chaddesley Village Hall.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

10:00am Sunday 7th April 2013

Helen Weldon, from Wyre Forest Hedgehog Rescue, willl be talking about ‘Hedgehogs’ at the meeting on Wednesday, April 10.

Chaddesley Corbett Gardening Club

10:37am Thursday 4th April 2013

A strong saw, a serrated kitchen knife, small sharp scissors, very sharp secaters, large plastic bag for the unmentionable bits and brute force.



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