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Course explores the Christian faith

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Thursday 30th October 2014

WYRE Forest Christians have completed a course designed to relate their Christian faith to their own life and locality.

Attempted robbery on Kidderminster pensioner

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:39pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

AN attempted robbery on a 90-year-old woman took place yesterday in Kidderminster.

Carpet museum launches new WW1 book and exhibition

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:52pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

KIDDERMINSTER’s Museum of Carpet welcomed local author Sally Dickson to launch her new book – Great War Britain: Kidderminster Remembering 1914-18.

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.

Knife approach in Kidderminster

Kidderminster Shuttle:

11:27am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A MAN holding what is believed to be a flick knife approached a 24-year-old man in Kidderminster on Monday afternoon.

Twinned town groups take Kidderminster tour

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Wednesday 29th October 2014

MEMBERS of the 1st Kidderminster Boys’ Brigade hosted a Pathfinder Scouts group from Schobull, in Husum, Germany – Kidderminster’s twin town.

Hat-trick of awards for Baxter College support staff

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

STAFF at Baxter College celebrated a hat-trick of wins at this year’s National Awards for School Support Staff.

Fun learning festival for the whole family

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8:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

WYRE Forest libraries are taking part in the National Family Learning Festival on Saturday, November 1.

Carpet museum celebrates its second birthday

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

KIDDERMINSTER’S Museum of Carpet celebrated its second birthday last weekend by providing visitors with a sweet treat.

Teen fundraiser receives award

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:00am Monday 27th October 2014

THE inspirational sister of a Kidderminster toddler who lost his two-year fight with leukaemia has received a national award in recognition of helping to set up the charity Cords4Life.

Video store up for county business award

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Monday 27th October 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER video shop which was only opened three months ago has been nominated for a Worcestershire Business Award.

Free business advice and funding at networking breakfasts

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6:00am Monday 27th October 2014

BUSINESSES across Wyre Forest can gain access to valuable advice and funded support at a free network breakfast meeting in Kidderminster.

Double delights!

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Sunday 26th October 2014

A CHRISTENING is a special time for any family, but for one Kidderminster clan, their latest baptism had extra excitement.

Leisure centre to host spooky Halloween party

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Sunday 26th October 2014

SPOOKY events will be taking place at Wyre Forest Glades Leisure Centre on Wednesday (October 29) during its annual Halloween party.

New Beginnings Church

11:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

The church meets each Sunday from 6pm until 7.30pm at the Rifle Range Community Centre.

Royal British Legion

9:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

The AGM will be held on October 28 at 7pm in the Reserve Forces Centre, Birmingham Road, when a new committee will be elected and discussion about the formation of a women’s branch and the 2014 poppy appeal.

St George's Church

7:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

The church will be holding its next half-term event for children up to the age of 11 (Year 6), accompanied by an adult, on October 28 from 10-12pm.

School raises money for cancer charity

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

PUPILS and staff at a Kidderminster school held a pink own clothes day and a charity bake-off in aid of Breakthrough Breast Cancer.

Care home celebrates first year in operation

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER nursing home celebrated its first anniversary during a day of entertainment.

Kidderminster Covenant Church

6:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

The church meets this Sunday at The Wyre Forest School, Bewdley Road at 10.30am, the speaker is Graham Francis. Home groups meet on Wednesdays, one group at 2.15pm and two others at 7.45pm. We also have midweek activities for young people.

Milton Hall Baptist Church

6:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Sunday Morning Service at 11am will be led by the Rev Lynne Davies.

Offmore Church

4:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Services begin on Sunday with Communion at 9.45am.

Leisure centre staff wear it pink

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Thursday 23rd October 2014

STAFF at Wyre Forest Glades Leisure Centre are ditching their normal uniform tomorrow (October 24) as part of Breast Cancer Awareness.

Scouts on the search for leaders

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER Scout group is running week-long activities as part of its search for new leaders.

African choir to perform in Sainsbury’s

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6:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

THE Pearl of Africa Children’s Choir will be performing at Sainsbury’s Kidderminster store on Thursday, October 30, at 12.45pm and 1.15pm.

Milton Hall Baptist Church

12:00pm Saturday 18th October 2014

Sunday Morning Service at 11am will be led by the Rev John Williams.

Cold shower for vicar after church fundraising efforts

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER vicar has faced an ice bucket soaking after her congregation beat her fundraising target for Water Aid.

St Barnabas Church

5:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

On Sunday, October 19 at 9.30am, morning prayer led by Jill Jackson and June Thomas and at 6.30pm evening prayer led by Sue Bullock.

Kidderminster Cycling Club

4:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

There are two rides this Sunday.

Offmore Church

10:00am Friday 17th October 2014

Services begin on Sunday with Communion at 9.45am.

Franche WI

9:00am Friday 17th October 2014

After the evenings business was attended to the October monthly meeting was given over to a harvest supper, the food all supplied by the members themselves, a double table filled with savouries and desserts, with the usual tea and coffee.

Franche Community Church

8:00am Friday 17th October 2014

Sunday October 19 Morning Worship is at 10.30 am Speaker is Pastor Rob Palmer.

Salvation Army band to play in Kidderminster

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6:00am Friday 17th October 2014

THE Salvation Army in Kidderminster is celebrating 134 years in the town by hosting a Hendon Band concert at St Mary and All Saints Church.

Baxter Church Bull Ring

3:00pm Thursday 16th October 2014

Sunday Morning Worship will be led by Rev Andrew Mann-Ray at 10 45 am. Thursday Morning Coffee will be served 10-11.45am in the Lecture Room.

Chad's WI

10:23am Thursday 16th October 2014

The crafting session proved very popular last year so it was repeated this year.

Dress making workshop to transform pillowcases

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

A CRAFT workshop in Kidderminster is teaching adults how to transform old pillowcases into dresses for children in Africa.

Town Hall event aims to stop hate crime

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6:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

A HATE free county is being campaigned for throughout Wyre Forest as part of the national Hate Crime Awareness Week.

Mayor parades through streets during annual procession

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

CIVIC dignitaries proceeded through the streets of Kidderminster last weekend as part of the annual Mayor’s Sunday Parade.

Competition winner goes on tour prize

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

THE winner of a children’s competition organised by West Mercia Police has met with the head of the service during an exclusive tour of Kidderminster Police Station.

Broadwaters Ladies

4:00pm Monday 13th October 2014

The Broadwaters Ladies next meeting is October 16 at 7.30pm at St Oswald's Church Centre, opposite the Rose Theatre, Kidderminster.

Student receives Cambridge University funding boost

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Monday 13th October 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER student has been helped in realising his dream of studying at Cambridge University after receiving a bursary from examination body OCR.

Residents helped to Get Online

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6:40am Monday 13th October 2014

WYRE Forest residents are receiving support from Worcestershire County Council to get online as it hosts free sessions to help people make the internet work for them.

Energy advice surgery at town hall

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Monday 13th October 2014

ENERGY experts will be offering free advice to Wyre Forest residents on all energy related matters during a surgery at Kidderminster Town Hall.

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.

Courses in "living life to the full"

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6:00am Sunday 12th October 2014

WYRE FOREST charity "Simply Limitless" has launched a course to help local people to "live life to the full".

Fundraiser is going sober throughout October

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Saturday 11th October 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER leisure centre manager is taking part in the national Go Sober campaign to help support Macmillan Cancer Support.

Hair salon gives cut to charity

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

A CANCER charity will be getting a cut from two hair treatments being offered at a Kidderminster salon.

Straw bale blaze treated as arson

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:55am Friday 10th October 2014

A FIRE in Low Habberley which saw more than one hundred bales of straw set alight is being treated by West Mercia Police as arson.

Unison NHS workers join strike action

Kidderminster Shuttle:

5:00pm Friday 10th October 2014

NHS workers who are members of the traded union Unison will be joining their GMB counterparts in a four hour strike over pay on Monday morning.

Sponsor shopkeeper to raise cash for trust

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:00am Friday 10th October 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER shopkeeper is lacing up his running shoes in a bid to raise money for a children’s charity.



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