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Memorial dash raises the cash

Kidderminster Shuttle:

3:21pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A STOURPORT dad who died from a brain tumour has once again been honoured at an annual running event organised by his family.

Storytelling visit for Stourport schools

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

PUPILS of two Stourport primary schools received a visit from renowned storyteller John Rowe during a day of story writing and poetry.

Nominate your worthwhile causes for a Tesco donation

Kidderminster Shuttle: Tesco logo

7:00am Friday 17th October 2014

SHOPPERS at the new Tesco store in Stourport are being asked to decide how the store spends a £2,000 donation within the community.

Fairies and Shakespeare fun as part of school's sessions

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Thursday 16th October 2014

STUDENTS at a Stourport school have been using different ways to enhance their learning recently.

Young people encouraged to chat about books

Kidderminster Shuttle: Coun Campion said Worcestershire County Council has had to "slim down rapidly"

6:20am Wednesday 15th October 2014

LIBRARIES across Wyre Forest are taking part in Chatterbooks week which aims to encourage young people to exchange their ideas about books.

Two businesses have tourism award hopes

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:00am Monday 13th October 2014

TWO Wyre Forest businesses have been announced as finalists in the 2014 Visit Worcestershire Awards for Excellence.

Residents helped to Get Online

Kidderminster Shuttle: Coun Campion said Worcestershire County Council has had to "slim down rapidly"

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.

Guide dog visit 'fascinates' pupils

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Sunday 12th October 2014

PUPILS at a Stourport primary school were recently given a surprise visit from retired guide dog Crumble.

Change to over 55s lunch service

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:20am Saturday 11th October 2014

A STOURPORT social centre’s lunch service has had to change its ordering system after receiving too many interested customers.

Netball girl nets double award win at Globes

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Thursday 9th October 2014

A STOURPORT teenager has been awarded with two prestigious sports volunteering awards after giving up more than 400 hours of her own time.

Business group breaks through the £1 million barrier

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Wednesday 8th October 2014

A WYRE FOREST business group is celebrating after coining in £1.1 million worth of trade for its members in a year.

Wombles help with big tidy up

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:44am Tuesday 7th October 2014

PUPILS from a Bewdley school have joined forces with the Wombles to help clean up Wyre Forest.

Stourport Civic Society

11:00am Friday 3rd October 2014

Jim Parker gave an illustrated talk describing life at his ancestors, the Tangyes and Parkers, home Tickenhill Manor in Bewdley.

Less is more - as Ian becomes a high flier

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:00am Friday 3rd October 2014

STOURPORT ambulance volunteer Ian Woodham has been launched as a real high flier - after slimming down by three and a half stone.

Harvest-themed open day at Stourport day centre

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:00am Friday 3rd October 2014

A CARE home in Stourport is opening its doors and inviting people from the community to its harvest-themed open day.

Family ‘give back’ after daughter’s hospital help

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Thursday 2nd October 2014

THE family of a Stourport child who suffered from a life-threatening brain swelling condition raised more than £1,800 at a family fun day.

"Danny's Dash" is off the starting line again

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A STOURPORT dad who died from a brain tumour will once more be honoured in an annual running event organised by his family.

Rubbish fire extinguished

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:16pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A LARGE quantity of rubbish which was on fire in Heathfield Road, Stourport, was put out by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service yesterday afternoon.

High speed police chase after smash and grab raid

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

SMASH and grab raid suspects led police on a 20-mile car chase - reaching speeds up to 80mph and running through traffic lights on red.

Reunion for ex-carpet workers

Kidderminster Shuttle: Possible candidate? The Museum of Carpet in Green Street which has brought the town’s former Stour Vale carpet mill back to life.

7:00am Monday 29th September 2014

EX-CARPET makers have been invited to attend a reunion where they can share memories of working in the Kidderminster trade.

Lessons in skill learning at the library

Kidderminster Shuttle: Coun Campion said Worcestershire County Council has had to "slim down rapidly"

6:30am Sunday 28th September 2014

WYRE Forest libraries are hosting various courses this autumn for people who would like to learn a new skill or craft.

Postman raises £4k with cycle

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

A POSTMAN from Dunley will be delivering more than £4,000 to charity after completing a bike ride between London and Paris.

Pupils go back to the future

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

TO mark the first month of their new headteacher’s reign, pupils at a Stourport school have been speculating about its future.

Fire crews alerted to multiple incidents

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:19am Friday 26th September 2014

FIREFIGHTERS across Wyre Forest were called to a number of incidents yesterday afternoon.

Frustration as re-opening of Civic Theatre Hall is delayed

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Friday 26th September 2014

THIS week was meant to herald a new dawn for entertainment in Stourport with the re-opening of the Civic Theatre Hall.

Teenage duo take to the skies for charity

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Friday 26th September 2014

TWO Stourport teenagers have raised more than £2,000 for St Richard’s Hospice after jumping out of a plane thousands of feet above the ground.

Summer readers to be celebrated

Kidderminster Shuttle: Coun Campion said Worcestershire County Council has had to "slim down rapidly"

6:20am Friday 26th September 2014

WYRE Forest children who have completed this year’s Summer Reading Challenge are being invited to a special award ceremony at their local library to receive their medals and certificates.

Stourport's Tesco store finally opens

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:58pm Thursday 25th September 2014

STOURPORT’S new Tesco store was officially opened this morning with a little help from a 99-year-old former employee.

Tree fire extinguished

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:36pm Thursday 25th September 2014

CONIFER trees which were alight in Chiltern Close, Great Witley, were put out by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service yesterday afternoon.

Car parking a big problem – council

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Thursday 25th September 2014

PARKING problems in the centre of Stourport was a topic high on the agenda of this month’s Stourport Town Council meeting.

Thousands attend SVR steam gala

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:00pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

ABOUT 6,000 people visited the Severn Valley Railway (SVR) last weekend as it hosted an annual steam gala.

Student UN visit 'trip of a lifetime'

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:00pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

STUDENTS from four Wyre Forest and Hagley schools have returned from a study programme at the headquarters of the United Nations (UN) in Geneva, Switzerland.

Choir celebrate 50 years with concert

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Wednesday 24th September 2014

CLASSICAL music fans are being invited to an anniversary performance of Stourport Choral at Wesley Methodist Church on Saturday (September 27).

Teenage boys robbed after canal path assault

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:44am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

TWO teenage boys were robbed last week as they were riding their bikes along the canal from Stourport to Kidderminster.

Stourport care home hosting dementia information session

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:40am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

WYRE Forest residents who would like to know how to help others living with dementia have been invited to attend an information session tomorrow.

Roar with the family at wide range of activities

Kidderminster Shuttle: OUTDOOR FUN: Discover plants and animals at Bishops Wood.

6:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

ACTIVITIES are being organised by The Friends of Bishops Wood for people of all ages to learn more about the earth and the latest discoveries of dinosaurs and other fossils.

Stourport car chase driver locked up

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:16pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A 20-year-old driver who led police on a dangerous chase through the centre of a Worcestershire town and then claimed his car had been stolen has been locked up.

The Shuttle comes to life

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:59am Monday 22nd September 2014

A STOURPORT shop owner has found a different use for her latest copy of The Shuttle.

Questions raised over Stourport car park safety

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

FUEL and oil tanks underneath a new Stourport car park could cause explosions or fires, according to a mechanic whose garage used to be based on the site.

First-class student gives advice to school leavers

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A STOURPORT man who recently achieved a first class degree from his university is giving advice to school leavers who did not achieve top grades.

Long-term unemployed celebrate Tesco jobs

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

MORE than 40 previously unemployed people have been given jobs at Stourport’s new Tesco development in Severn Road.

Artist realises dream of gallery

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

A STOURPORT teacher and artist is following her lifetime dream by opening a new art gallery and coffee shop in the town.

Mayor’s feast for charity

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

THE Mayor of Stourport is inviting friends, colleagues and Wyre Forest residents to an Indian feast to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Vernon Hall Free Church

1:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

The Harvest Festival Service at will be on September 14 at 11am and will be conducted by the Rev Philip Keaney and Joan Keaney.

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.

Canal day to explore the town’s heritage in depth

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

VISITORS to Stourport Canal Basins this weekend will be able to learn more about the role of the historic Georgian area in the development of the town.

Cornerstone Family Church

10:22am Thursday 11th September 2014

The church meets opposite Stourport High School in Minster Road, Stourport, for praise and worship, Bible teaching and Sunday School every Sunday from 10.30am.

Mother – and baby – thwart dognappers

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

A YOUNG mum was dragged along by a car as she snatched her puppy back from dognappers - while holding her baby daughter.

Stourport Carnival 'the best ever'

Kidderminster Shuttle:

1:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

THE 89th annual Stourport Carnival was described as the best ever by organisers after thousands of people ascended onto the streets of the town.

Fantastic year for dragonflies

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

DRAGONFLIES and damselflies are thriving at a Wyre Forest nature reserve this year thanks to favourable conditions.



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