Rock Pathfinders

10:21am Thursday 11th September 2014

Free guided walks along the footpaths and bridleways take two-three hours, off the roads and into the countryside.

Rock Pathfinders

10:00am Friday 18th July 2014

The August walks will be on Thursdays starting at 10.30am.

Vicar retires after being in charge of six churches

Kidderminster Shuttle: RETIREMENT: Rev Stephen Owens, right, and his wife Lynne after his final service as vicar of the Wyre Forest West benefice.

6:10am Friday 4th July 2014

A VICAR who spent 15 years serving the Wyre Forest West group of parishes is retiring from his role.

Rock Pathfinders

9:16am Friday 23rd May 2014

Free guided walks along our footpaths and bridleways taking 2-3 hours, off the roads and into the countryside. The June walks will be on Thursdays.

Out with old, in with new for Royal British Legion standard

Kidderminster Shuttle: MARCHING ON: The parade through Rock was led by 21 standard bearers of Royal British Legion branches from across Worcestershire and Shropshire.

10:00am Saturday 17th May 2014

MORE thank 150 people came out in Rock to watch a parade and the dedication of a new Royal British Legion standard.

Royal British Legion ready to set a new standard

Kidderminster Shuttle: MOVING ON: The current Far Forest and Rock RBL standard - shown being carried at this year's Holocaust memorial service - will be retired. Picture: Colin Hill.

7:00am Friday 9th May 2014

WAR veterans and civic dignitaries will be at a ceremony in Rock to officially unveil a new standard for the local Royal British Legion branch.

Severn Trent announce £400k investment for Rock water pipes

Kidderminster Shuttle: PROJECT: Severn Trent is inviting people in Littleworth, near Worcester, to find out more about its investment in village sewers.

7:40am Thursday 17th April 2014

SEVERN Trent Water has announced a £400,000 investment in Rock to improve pipes and make the water supply more reliable.

Rock Pathfinders

12:43pm Thursday 10th April 2014

There are free guided walks along the footpaths and bridleways taking 2-3 hours, off the roads and into the countryside. On May 5 there is an evening walk starting at 7pm from Childe Road, Love Lane car park, Cleobury Mortimer DY14 8BQ, OS reference 672758.May 15 at 10.30am from Gardeners Meadow car park, Severn Side South, Bewdley DY12 2DG, OS ref 790750.

Walkers to Pound the Pounds for charities

Kidderminster Shuttle: Striding out: Walkers taking part in a previous Rock Pound the Bounds event.

7:00am Sunday 26th January 2014

WALKERS are set to put their best feet forward for the annual Pound the Bounds event in Rock.

Rock Pathfinders

9:00am Friday 17th January 2014

Free guided walks along our footpaths and bridleways taking 2-3 hours, off the roads and into the countryside. The February walks will be on Thursdays starting at 10.30am.

Drunken fight in Kidderminster left woman blind in one eye

Kidderminster Shuttle: Trial for man accused of assaulting police officers

7:20am Friday 6th December 2013

A JUDGE has issued a clear warning that anyone involved in drunken fighting in the streets will be facing a jail sentence.

Rock Pathfinders

12:00pm Saturday 23rd November 2013

The December walks will be held on Thursdays, December 5 and December 19, starting at 10.30am.

Shotguns and ammunition stolen in Rock burglary

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

1:24pm Friday 22nd November 2013

SHOTGUNS and ammunition have been stolen during a burglary in Rock.

Rock Pathfinders

12:00pm Friday 15th November 2013

The group’s walk on Thursday, November 21 will be from Colliers Arms, Rock DY14 9HA (SO ref 725722), starting at 10.30am.

Rock Knit & Knatter

9:36am Thursday 14th November 2013

A Cracking Christmas Fayre will be held in Rock Village Hall on Saturday, November 16 from 10.30am to 2.30pm.

Rock Pathfinders

11:10am Thursday 31st October 2013

The November walks will be held on Thursdays, November 7 and 21, starting at 10.30am.

Fallen tree closes Rock road following stormy weather

Kidderminster Shuttle: Traffic calming on Manor Road, Staplegrove

9:16am Monday 28th October 2013

A ROAD at Rock has been closed due to a fallen tree.

Knit 'n' Natter

9:59am Thursday 17th October 2013

A Cracking Christmas Fayre will be held in Rock Village Hall on Saturday, November 16 from 10.30am to 2.30pm.

Rock Pathfinders

4:00pm Thursday 10th October 2013

The Thursday, October 17 walk starts from The Sun & Slipper Inn, Mamble, DY14 9JL (OS ref 689714).

Rock Pathfinders

9:46am Thursday 3rd October 2013

Today’s walk begins from Adams Hill car park, Clent, DY9 9PS (OS reference 926798) at 10.30am.

Rock Pathfinders

6:00pm Thursday 26th September 2013

The September walks will be on Thursdays starting at 10.30am.

Woman who ran business from Rock banned from being a director

2:10pm Wednesday 18th September 2013

A WOMAN who was a director of a business being run from Rock has been banned from acting as a director for three and a half years for failing to pay taxes, following investigations by the Insolvency Service.

Rock Pathfinders

10:10am Thursday 5th September 2013

Today’s walk starts at 10.30am from Hawkbatch Valley Car park, Dowles Road B4194 (OS reference 761778).

Rock Pathfinders

10:39am Friday 30th August 2013

The September walks will be on Thursdays starting at 10.30am.

Rock Pathfinders

10:01am Thursday 15th August 2013

Tonight’s walk will be from The Rock Cross Inn, Rock, DY14 9SD, starting at 7pm (OS ref 735712).

Rock Pathfinders

4:14pm Thursday 8th August 2013

The August 15 evening walk will be from The Rock Cross Inn, Rock, DY14 9SD, starting at 7pm (OS ref 735712).

Rock Pathfinders

10:23am Thursday 1st August 2013

Today’s walk will be from from Quarry Car Park, Titterstone, Clee Hill on Dhustone Lane, starting at 10.30am (OS reference 594776).

Rock Pathfinders

11:00am Friday 26th July 2013

The group organises free guided walks along our footpaths and bridleways taking two to three hour.

Rock woman appears in court on assault charge

3:35pm Thursday 11th July 2013

A WOMAN has appeared in court charged with causing actual bodily harm and resisting a police officer.

Rock Pathfinders

11:48am Thursday 11th July 2013

The group offers free guided walks along footpaths and bridleways, taking two to three hours.

Gift to salute retired Rock councillor

Kidderminster Shuttle: Retired: Rob Adams, left, presents John Nott with his pocket watch.

6:00am Tuesday 11th June 2013

A RETIRED Rock parish councillor has been honoured for 36 years of service to the village.

Rock Pathfinders

10:24am Thursday 6th June 2013

Tonight’s walk will commence from The Lenchford Inn layby, parking next to B4196 (OS reference 813643), starting at 7pm.

Rock Pathfinders

10:00am Wednesday 22nd May 2013

The June walks will be on held on Thursday, June 6 and Thursday, June 20.

Rock Pathfinders

11:00am Friday 10th May 2013

The walk on Thursday, May 16 starts from the Running Horse, Long Bank, DY12 2QP (OS ref 764745) at 10.30am.

Rock Pathfinders

12:37pm Thursday 30th May 2013

The June walks will be on held on Thursday, June 6 and Thursday, June 20.

Rock Pathfinders

11:00am Saturday 27th April 2013

The group has arranged its May walks for Thursday, May 2 and Thursday, May 16.

Pound the Bounds

10:41am Friday 5th April 2013

A variety of walks, in the most beautiful of Worcestershire countryside, will help raise funds for rhe Midlands Air Ambulance in next month’s ‘Rock Pound the Bounds’ The annual charity walks, which take place on May 5, have re-established an ancient tradition of Beating the Bounds that used to be performed annually to remind locals of their parish boundary.

Pound the Bounds

10:04am Thursday 21st March 2013

The Midlands Air Ambulance has teamed up with ‘Rock Pound the Bounds’ to raise funds on the annual charity walks on May 5.

Rock Pathfinders

9:00am Sunday 17th March 2013

The AGM will be held on Thursday, March 21 at Rock Village Hall, DY14 9SD (Ref 735712) and will be followed by a short walk.

Rock Pathfinders

9:00am Tuesday 5th March 2013

The walk on Thursday, March 7 begins at 10.30am from Bringsty Common, Bromyard Downs, WR6 5UQ (OS reference 698551). Park off the A44 by the turning for the Live & Let Live.

Rock Pathfinders

1:00pm Thursday 28th February 2013

The March walks will be held on Thursday, March 7 and Thursday, March 21, starting at 10.30am.

Pound the bounds date set for walkers

8:30am Sunday 27th January 2013

WALKERS are being asked to save the date of this year’s Pound the Bounds walk.

Rock Pathfinders

11:00am Wednesday 16th January 2013

The next walk will take place on Thursday, January 17 from The Sun & Slipper, Mamble, DY14 9JL (OS ref 689714).

Rock Bridge Club

5:00pm Saturday 8th December 2012

The club will be holding an open evening  on Sunday, December 9. The club meets every Sunday at 7pm at Rock Village Hall. The meetings are very sociable and relaxed, and not competitive. The club does not play duplicate bridge. Just turn up or contact Luke Grant at lukegrant@ live.co.uk or on 07854 951330.

Petrol poured over car and set alight in Rock

2:20pm Thursday 29th November 2012

A MAN who poured petrol on to a car in Rock and set it alight may have injured himself in the process.

Knit & Natter

4:28pm Thursday 22nd November 2012

Members meet every Wednesday from 2pm-4pm in Rock Village Hall.  They have knitted goods to sell at various sales, all the money raised goes to local charites. The group, which was formed five years ago by Rosemary Dalley, has raised many hundreds of pounds over the years and thanks should go to the prolific knitters in the community.

Rock Christmas fair

8:00am Friday 16th November 2012

A CHRISTMAS fair will be held in Rock for the Midlands Air Ambulance this weekend.

Rock Pathfinders

3:12pm Thursday 8th November 2012

The walk on Thursday, November 15 will begin from The Rock Cross Inn, OS ref 735712, at 10.30am. For a full programme of walks, visit rockvillagehall.co.uk or ring Alan on 01299 400304.

Rock Bridge Club

3:11pm Thursday 8th November 2012

The club has started its winter season. New members are welcome whether on their own or with a partner. The club meets every Sunday at 7pm at Rock Village Hall. The meetings are very sociable and relaxed, and not competitive. The club do not play duplicate bridge. An open evening will be held on Sunday, December 9. Just turn up or contact Luke Grant at lukegrant@ live.co.uk or on 07854 951330

Rock Pathfinders

11:47am Thursday 1st November 2012

The November walks will be on Thursdays, starting at 10.30am. Today’s walk will start from St Peter’s Church car park, Martley, WR6 6QA, OS reference 756598.



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