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Student business shortlisted for award

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A STUDENT run business has been shortlisted as one of the top companies in the Lloyds Bank 2014 Enterprise Award for successful entrepreneurs.

Refurbished hospital prayer room opened to everyone

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A NEW prayer room has been formally opened at Kidderminster Hospital after a full refurbishment last month.

Carpet firm fined £10,000 after vessel explodes

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12:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER carpet company has been fined after a large pressure vessel exploded and propelled the quarter-tonne lid into the air.

Celebration for NHS staff at cathedral

Kidderminster Shuttle: Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust is finding the cuts

6:20am Tuesday 16th September 2014

TICKETS are now available for a special service at Worcester Cathedral later this month to celebrate the work of NHS staff around the county.

Vintage event brings back community spirit in Kidderminster

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

NEIGHBOURS in Kidderminster have revived the community spirit of days gone by at an event hosted by a Worcestershire-based housing association.

Anti badger cull protesters to send petition to environment secretary

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Monday 15th September 2014

A WYRE Forest group which is against the culling of badgers has collected hundreds of signatures towards a petition from the Kidderminster public.

Event revives 90s music

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6:00am Monday 15th September 2014

A REVIVAL of nineties music is set to strike a chord with audiences who know what they really, really want at The Rose Theatre on September 19 and 20.

New head at Birchen Coppice Primary

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Sunday 14th September 2014

PUPILS at a Kidderminster school have welcomed their new headteacher - whose mission is to inspire them with "wonder".

Kidderminster Covenant Church

2:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

The church meets this Sunday at The Wyre Forest School, Bewdley Road, at 10.30am and the service will include Believer’s Baptism. The speaker will be Tony Hyams.

Kidderminster Cycling Club

10:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

There is one ride on Sunday.

CAB on warpath over "exorbitant" phone charges

Kidderminster Shuttle: Citizens Advice Bureau

6:40am Saturday 13th September 2014

WYRE FOREST Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) is on the warpath over the "exorbitant" cost of telephoning government departments.

Methodist Churches in Kidderminster

6:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

Trinity Methodist Church, Churchfields, Kidderminster, at 9am, a service of Holy Communion led by the Rev Denise Williamson and at 10.30am, led by Sue Stinton.

Skilled gardeners have all the answers

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6:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

TOP tips for autumn gardening from an expert panel is set to make a blooming good evening and raise cash for vital research into cancer.

Society set to celebrate 60 years of show

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:00pm Friday 12th 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.

Transport Enthusiasts Club

10:00am Friday 12th September 2014

At the club night on September 17, there will be a quiz and a short film show.

Milton Hall Baptist Church

10:00am Friday 12th September 2014

The Rev Tim Burt will lead the Sunday Morning Service at 11am.

Phoenix Club

10:00am Friday 12th September 2014

The next club meeting after the August break will be on Tuesday, September 16 at 2pm at Trinity Methodist Church Centre, Churchfields, Kidderminster.

Kidderminster Baptist Church

10:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Sunday’s service at 11am will be led by the Rev Simon Gudger entitled “Being a church that loves to give”.

Two houses on same street burgled

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Friday 12th September 2014

TWO houses in Birmingham Road, Kidderminster, have been burgled with a number of items stolen.

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.

St Barnabas Church

4:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

On Sunday, September 14 at 9.30am, Holy Communion will be held in the community hall.

Franche Community Church

3:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

On Saturday September 13: Men’s Breakfast is at 9-11am. The speaker will be Steve Derges, from Bridgnorth.

Man in court after online dating fraud probe

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A man has appeared in court after an online dating fraud probe by police - and one of the alleged victims is from Kidderminster.

Offmore Church

10:20am Thursday 11th September 2014

Services begin on Sunday with Communion at 9.45am.

Baxter Church

10:15am Thursday 11th September 2014

Sunday morning worship with Holy Communion will be led by the Rev Andrew Mann-Ray at 10.45am.

Van stolen from Kidderminster home

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

MORE than £2,000 worth of carpet has been swept up by thieves after a van was stolen from outside a home in Tolley Road, Kidderminster.

Church to set up radio station

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6:40am Thursday 11th September 2014

A SHORT wave radio station is being set up by a Kidderminster church to promote the Christian fellowship.

Tenants grow competitive

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Thursday 11th September 2014

GREEN-FINGERED tenants on a Kidderminster estate have grown competitive - getting their gardens shipshape for a showdown.

Woman assaulted in Kidderminster

Kidderminster Shuttle:

3:21pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A 28-year-old woman was assaulted in Kidderminster when she was walking along a footpath to the side of Homebase and the Viaduct Tavern.

Jane and her 'Bobbie Dazzler' are a winning team

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

SHE MAY be badly disabled - but Jane Dunham is riding high after winning a national dressage championship on her little horse Bobbie Dazzler.

Victim 'terrified' during attempted knife robbery

Kidderminster Shuttle:

1:32pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A man has been jailed for three years after a court heard he held a knife to the throat of a “terrified” attempted robbery victim in a Kidderminster flat.

Life-saving kit handed over to school

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Wednesday 10th September 2014

PUPILS at Kidderminster’s Holy Trinity Free School are switched on to life-saving – prompted by a local man who was rescued by a neighbour after a heart attack.

Community TV station celebrating new channel launch

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A COMMUNITY TV station is hosting a free event in Kidderminster to celebrate the launch of its new internet channel.

Teenage girl left terrified after attempted robbery

Kidderminster Shuttle:

1:02pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A TERRIFIED teenage girl sent would-be robbers fleeing when she screamed as they tried to snatch her handbag.

Large hedge fire extinguished

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

12:02pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A LARGE hedge which was on well alight in Dowles Road, Kidderminster, was put out by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service yesterday afternoon.

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.

Learn to research First World War ancestors

Kidderminster Shuttle: The iconic 'Your country needsYOU' recruitment poster which persuaded so many young men to sign up to fight on the battlefields of the First World War (3353571)

6:20am Tuesday 9th September 2014

WYRE Forest Historical Research Group will teach local residents how to trace their First World War ancestors on Saturday, September 13 at Kidderminster Town Hall.

Dreams come true for young Kidderminster dancers

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

DREAMS have come true for five of Kidderminster’s top young dancers after they successfully auditioned for parts in the English Youth Ballet’s (EYB) production of The Sleeping Beauty.

Round the world cycle ride brings in charity cash

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Monday 8th September 2014

SUPERMARKET staff in Kidderminster raised £1,163 for charity when they did their bit towards a mammoth "round the world" cycle ride.

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.

Hair stylists cut charity into funds

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:00am Sunday 7th September 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER hair salon is joining in a cancer fundraising campaign.

Kidderminster goes Abba crazy

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:00pm Saturday 6th September 2014

MORE than 2,000 people attended an outdoor screening of the box office smash Mamma Mia at Brinton Park in Kidderminster on Saturday, August 30.

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.

Hospital workers efforts to be celebrated

Kidderminster Shuttle: Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust is finding the cuts

6:30am Saturday 6th September 2014

HOSPITAL staff across Worcestershire are celebrating a year of hard work at the second annual Review of the Year.

Horse riding volunteers reined in

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:00am Saturday 6th September 2014

A plea for volunteers to help young disabled riders into the saddle has reined in an "amazing response".

Food glorious (free) food

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Friday 5th September 2014

WYRE FOREST children this week started tucking into their free school meals - and some are getting to choose the menu.

A dirty dozen for fundraiser

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Friday 5th September 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER man has put his fitness to good use to help raise money for the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Coffee for Kemp

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Friday 5th September 2014

KEMP Hospice is launching its own coffee morning campaign.

Recycling centre re-opens to public

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

DISTRICT councillors have celebrated the re-opening of Kidderminster Household Recycling Centre (HRC) by Worcestershire County Council, labelling it “excellent news for local residents”.

Kidnap gang leaves victim in fear for his life

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

A BRUTAL gang that kidnapped and tortured a Kidderminster man has started jail terms totalling 68.5 years - but their victim has been sentenced to a life in fear of a "bounty" on his head.



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