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Trio jailed for sophisticated cannabis operation

Kidderminster Shuttle:

5:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

THREE men have been jailed for their involvement in a sophisticated cannabis growing operation in Dudley.

MP stops off at secret Kinver allotment site

Kidderminster Shuttle: L-R - South Staffordshire MP Gavin Williamson, committee member Margaret Rogers and president Mike Hails, with chairman and secretary - Brian and Marie Roberts - at the back. Buy photo: 361413ET

2:11pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

KINVER Allotment Association has remained shrouded in mystery ever since it was formed back in 2009.

Grants up for grabs for South Staffs community groups

Kidderminster Shuttle: Matthew Ellis

11:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

COMMUNITY groups in South Staffordshire still have time to apply for grants from the Police and Crime Commissioner's People Power Fund.

Membership boost for Kinver Rotary Club

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:27am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

KINVER Rotary Club has welcomed five new members in the past three months.

Flourishing start for new Kinver Rotary president

Kidderminster Shuttle:

1:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

ROGER Stephenson made a spectacular start to life as President of Rotary Club of Kinver.

Athletes invited to take on Kinver Rotary 10K

Kidderminster Shuttle: GP to run 52 miles for Chernobyl kids

10:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

ATHLETES are being challenged to take part in the Rotary Club of Kinver's annual 10K road race - reckoned by many to be one of the toughest of its type in the region.

Profits from best-ever Kinver Country Fayre to be dished out to good causes

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

GOOD causes stand to benefit thanks to the resounding success of this year's Kinver Country Fayre.

Kinver Probus Club

9:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

AT THE July meeting, president David Young was able to report that member numbers now exceeded 50 and thus the year’s target had already been achieved.

Airport confirms idea to host tourist planes remains on the ground

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

HALFPENNY Green Airport near Stourbridge has confirmed it has no plans to run passenger transport services from its site, despite recent fears.

Improved A level results for Edgecliff High School

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:10pm Thursday 14th August 2014

THE anxious wait was over for students and staff at Edgecliff High School in Kinver, who received their "pleasing" A level results this morning.

Shuttle bus service aims to boost tourism in Kinver

Kidderminster Shuttle: Kinver's Rock Houses

8:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

PLANS to make Kinver more of a tourist attraction will gather force next weekend with a helping hand from the National Trust.

MP set to visit blossoming Kinver allotments

Kidderminster Shuttle: Gavin Williamson MP.

12:08pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

SOUTH Staffordshire MP Gavin Williamson is set to visit one of Kinver's best kept secrets later this month.

Kinver named the best kept large village in South Staffs

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

GREEN-fingered Kinver residents are over the moon that their hard work has led to them clinching a top title in the search for South Staffordshire's most immaculate villages.

Railings surrounding Kinver Edge war memorial replaced to remember the fallen

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:11pm Friday 8th August 2014

RAILINGS surrounding the war memorial at Kinver Edge have been replaced as part of the village's commemoration of the centenary of the First World War.

Society keen to put Kinver on the map

2:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

KINVER Civic Society are keen to put the village on the map - literally.

Fun family craft sessions at Kinver Edge

Kidderminster Shuttle: Kinver's Rock Houses

5:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

KINVER Edge is hosting fun family activities on Thursdays to keep youngsters entertained throughout the summer holidays.

Kinver Probus Club

10:13am Thursday 31st July 2014

At the July meeting, President David Young was able to report that member numbers now exceeded 50, and thus the year’s target had already been achieved. Robert Earnshaw was our guest speaker, and he gave an excellent talk on the Wrens Nest Nature reserve.

Greenfield Singers raise £330 for hospice

8:00am Monday 21st July 2014

THE Greenfield Singers raised £330 for Mary Stevens Hospice when they staged their summer concert.

Eco group seeks help with blackcurrant picking at Kinver farm

Kidderminster Shuttle:

3:19pm Friday 18th July 2014

TRANSITION Stourbridge is inviting people to help out with blackcurrant picking at Vale Head Farm in Kinver this weekend.

Kinver runners invited to form new village club

Kidderminster Shuttle: Runners to take to streets of Kings Langley for Puffaten today

8:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

KINVER police officer PC Wayne Green is looking to start a new running club in the village.

Three vehicle crash near Kinver

Kidderminster Shuttle: Ambulance walkers plan Grand Depart walk-out

9:12am Friday 11th July 2014

EMERGENCY services attended a three vehicle smash near Kinver this morning (Friday).

Village gets ready for first-ever Kinver Music event

Kidderminster Shuttle: Ian Parker

5:13pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

KINVER folk will be rocking to the beat this Saturday when the village plays host to it's very first summer music event.

MP worried about Kinver Library volunteer plan

Kidderminster Shuttle: MP Gavin Williamson

4:00pm Friday 20th June 2014

SOUTH Staffordshire MP Gavin Williamson has expressed his opposition to the prospect that Kinver library could being run entirely by community volunteers.

Mountainous challenge to raise funds for Kinver playgroup

Kidderminster Shuttle: The parents who will take on the challenge l-r Victoria Slinger, Jennie Cameron, Tracy Cox, Ruth Heaton, Becky Payne, Steve Weaver and Andy Calloway.

1:00pm Thursday 19th June 2014

PARENTS are gearing up for a mountainous challenge in aid of a playgroup in Kinver that was hit by funding cuts.

Kinver & District Horticultural Society

10:08am Thursday 19th June 2014

The Worcestershire organiser of the “National Garden Scheme”(NGS), David Morgan, came along to our May meeting. He was an excellent speaker and with the aide of slides gave us a real insight into this charitable organisation.

Kinver retirement flats proposal to go before planners tonight

12:07pm Tuesday 17th June 2014

PLANS to convert a former Kinver garage into 38 retirement apartments will go before South Staffordshire's Planning Committee tonight (Tuesday).

Visitors flock to Kinver Country Fayre

Kidderminster Shuttle: (7203706)

5:11pm Monday 16th June 2014

VISITORS flocked to Kinver for the village's annual country fayre on Sunday June 15.

Schools set to form academy trust

4:00pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

CRESTWOOD School in Kingswinford and Edgecliff High School in Kinver are among four schools joining forces to become an academy.

Irish dancers from Kinver step their way to success

Kidderminster Shuttle: Irish dancers from Kinver step their way to success

12:00pm Sunday 1st June 2014

IRISH dancers from Kinver showed their rivals a clean pair of heels at the European and World Championships in Germany.

Kinver WI

9:22am Thursday 29th May 2014

The ladies met in May to conduct their annual meeting.

Multi-sensory experience at Kinver Edge this Saturday

2:00pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

VISITORS can sample the multi-sensory experience of the OakMobile at Kinver Edge this Saturday (May 24).

Kinver Floral Art Club

11:31am Thursday 22nd May 2014

The May meeting was a demonstration by Jane Fox entitled ‘Happiness Is’ during which she gave us an insight as to what makes her happy.

Work starts to expand Kinver hotel following £89,000 grant

11:00am Wednesday 21st May 2014

A KINVER hotel has unveiled ambitious expansion plans following a successful funding bid.

Village gears up for Kinver Country Fayre

Kidderminster Shuttle: Gavin Williamson MP, centre, with country fayre organising committee members Phil Brown, left, and Paul Randon, right.

5:00pm Saturday 17th May 2014

CO-ordinators of Kinver Country Fayre have appealed for help in organising this year's event which takes place next month.

Kinver film showing aims to get kids outdoors

4:00pm Friday 16th May 2014

A KINVER school will be hosting a free screening of a film which aims to reconnect young people with the outdoors.

Kinver Parish Council offices to stay put

12:23pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

PROPOSALS to move Kinver Parish Council offices from its current High Street base have been kicked into touch.

Stourbridge firefighters tackle woodland blaze

4:12pm Monday 14th April 2014

FIREFIGHTERS from Kinver, Stourbridge and Brierley Hill were among those called out to tackle a woodland fire at Millions Wood at Enville last night (Sunday).

Kinver Probus Club

3:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

The speaker for the March meeting was Rosemary Winnal, who gave a really professional presentation, with clever use of magnificent slides and videos.

Man avoids jail after assaulting police officers in Kinver

2:00pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

A MAN who assaulted two police officers and sparked a manhunt in Kinver has been spared jail.

Kinver Edge toposcope to get a refurb

Kidderminster Shuttle: The damaged slate top of the toposcope before its temporary repair last year.

11:44am Tuesday 1st April 2014

KINVER Rotary Club has commissioned one of the country’s leading stone masons to refurbish Kinver Edge's toposcope.

Green fingered Wordsley youngsters learn how to grow fruit and veg

Kidderminster Shuttle: L-r Connor Smith and James Matthews got some top gardening tips.

2:55pm Monday 31st March 2014

WORDSLEY schoolchildren visited Dunsley Hall Hotel recently to get some top tips for growing their own fruit and veg.

MP toasts success of Kinver Brewery

Kidderminster Shuttle: Gavin Williamson MP with directors Carol Kelly, Ian Davies and Dave Kelly

4:23pm Monday 24th March 2014

LITTE Kinver Brewery was given a big seal of approval after their beer was featured at the Houses of Parliament.

Kinver Floral Art Club

2:58pm Thursday 20th March 2014

Our AGM was held in February, when the committee was re-elected.

Kinver & District Horticultural Society

1:21pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Hilary Twigg must be a very popular speaker from the number of members and visitors who came along to the February meeting.

Kinver Probus Club

10:03am Thursday 6th March 2014

THE February meeting saw newly elected president David Young welcoming two new members, and advising that the thriving club was now aiming to up its membership to 50 by the end of the year.

Catch a behind-the-scenes glimpse of Kinver's historic Rock Houses

Kidderminster Shuttle: Kinver's Rock Houses

8:00am Thursday 27th February 2014

THE National Trust will be bringing Kinver's Rock Houses to life this weekend - as part of efforts to develop the visitor experience at the south Staffordshire beauty spot.

Kinver WI

11:08am Thursday 27th February 2014

FEBRUARY 10 found members spending an evening in the dry, away from the rain, listening to the story of the daily lives of canal people.

Kinver author pens crime novel

Kidderminster Shuttle: Tom Bryson

2:00pm Tuesday 11th February 2014

A KINVER author has delved into the world of match-fixing for his latest gritty crime novel.

Crime Commissioner hands out £4,000 to crime-plagued Kinver community centre

Kidderminster Shuttle: Matthew Ellis

12:00pm Tuesday 11th February 2014

STAFFORDSHIRE'S Police and Crime Commissioner has dished out more than £4,000 to a Kinver community centre to help stamp out persistent anti-social behaviour problems.

Kinver WI

12:41pm Monday 3rd February 2014

The WI met on January 13, with speaker David Berry, bringing mem - ories of the 60’s, strangely enough for such a young bunch of ladies we knew a surprising amount about the 60’s, some would have said we must have been there--- if they had been brave enough.



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