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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.

Kinver Probus Club

12:39pm Monday 3rd February 2014

THE January meeting, held at the Fox at Stourton, was the AGM. That did not deter members from enjoy - ing a hearty lunch beforehand.

Spring tabletop charity fund-raiser

Kidderminster Shuttle: Spring Table Top Charity Fundraiser

5:03pm Thursday 30th January 2014

Stourton Village Hall is bidding to keep its head above water by raising cash to cover its running costs, especially the electricity bills.

MP invites Kinver schools to showcase community projects

9:00am Friday 17th January 2014

SOUTH Staffordshire MP Gavin Williamson has written to schools in Kinver urging them to take part in the Speaker’s School Council Awards.

Hundreds of trees to be felled to restore Kinver’s historic heathland

3:00pm Thursday 16th January 2014

VISITORS to Kinver Edge should not be alarmed if they see trees being felled at the beauty spot over the next two months.

Open café at Kinver church

11:52am Thursday 16th January 2014

A CHURCH in Kinver is inviting people to grab a coffee, relax and unwind at its open café.

Kinver funeral directors raise £9,000 for good causes

8:00am Thursday 16th January 2014

FUNDRAISING funeral directors from Kinver raised £9,000 for good causes during 2013.

Kinver man admits assaulting police officers

9:56am Tuesday 14th January 2014

A MAN has admitted assaulting two police officers in Kinver on Saturday.

Computer stolen from Kinver school

2:09pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

POLICE are appealing for information following the theft of a computer from a Kinver school.

Kinver Light Operatic Society to hold auditions for Grease

11:00am Monday 6th January 2014

AUDITIONS for Kinver Light Operatic Society’s performance of Grease will take place on Sunday.

Kinver couple to hike the Himalayas for charity

Kidderminster Shuttle: Jackie and Pete Cash

8:00am Tuesday 31st December 2013

A KINVER couple will hike the Himalayas to support a Stourton charity that acts as a lifeline for young mums.

Disabled Kinver man killed himself after being left "almost destitute" when his state benefits were axed

Kidderminster Shuttle: Tim Salter

9:00am Thursday 26th December 2013

A DISABLED Kinver man killed himself after his state benefits were stopped, leaving him "almost destitute" - a coroner has ruled.

Police launch Operation Crachit to deter alcohol-related incidents in Kinver and South Staffs

Kidderminster Shuttle: Inspector Geoff Knight

4:00pm Monday 9th December 2013

POLICE will be teaming up with partner organisations to try and deter drink-related incidents in Kinver and across South Staffordshire in the run up to Christmas.

Kinver Rotarians raise £1,200 for Movember

Kidderminster Shuttle: The hirsute septet.

12:00pm Tuesday 3rd December 2013

MEMBERS of Kinver Rotary Club shunned the shavers and let their facial hair grow for a cancer fundraising initiative.

MP teams up with Santa Claus to bring festive cheer to Kinver

Kidderminster Shuttle: Gavin Williamson with Kinver Rotary Club's Santa Claus at the Kinver Christmas lights switch on.

4:53pm Monday 2nd December 2013

THE festive season got underway in Kinver last Friday (November 29) when the village's MP teamed up with Santa Claus to switch on the Christmas lights.

Santa set for Kinver and Stourbridge sleigh outings

Kidderminster Shuttle: Mike Deathridge as Santa on Kinver Rotary Club's Santa sleigh.

1:00pm Monday 2nd December 2013

SANTA will be touring the streets of Kinver and Stourbridge as the Rotary Club of Kinver take him on his annual sleigh outings.

KInver WI

12:00pm Monday 2nd December 2013

The November meeting was something of a role reversal, when the membership hosted an evening specially for their committee.

Kinver church hall revamp was a community effort

Kidderminster Shuttle: L-R: Ann Becke, cllr Brian Edwards, Rev Karen Stanton and Hilary Gapper, church hall manager/treasurer.

3:00pm Friday 29th November 2013

A KINVER church hall is now fit for purpose after a £10,800 revamp.



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