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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.

Resident hosts her own garden party for charity

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A STOURPORT woman has raised more than £1,500 for mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer which is most commonly caused by exposure to asbestos.

County museum opens its doors for free

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

ENTRY to the County Museum at Hartlebury Castle will be free of charge on Saturday, September 13 and Sunday, September 14 from 11am to 5pm, as part of the national Heritage Open Days scheme.

Stourport residents invited to charity coffee morning


6:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

RESIDENTS in Stourport have been invited to a coffee and cake morning to help raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Gran's tears as she conquers mountain

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:00am Monday 8th September 2014

GRANNIE Cora O'Mahony is on top of the world after making it to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Church to commemorate war heroes

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:00pm Sunday 7th September 2014

WILDEN All Saints church near Stourport will honour the heroes of the First World War by holding a commemorative evening of song.

Tesco constructors hit the road with health advice

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Sunday 7th September 2014

THE constructor of the new Tesco superstore in Stourport has been hammering home the importance of occupational health to its staff and local community.

Litter pick campaign comes to an end

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Sunday 7th September 2014

MEMBERS of Wyre Forest's UKIP branch have completed their month of litter picks throughout the area.

Youth choir wows audiences in Prague

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Saturday 6th September 2014

WYRE Forest Young Voices has completed a “hugely successful” concert tour to Prague.

Horse riding volunteers reined in

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:00am Saturday 6th September 2014

A plea for volunteers to help young disabled riders into the saddle has reined in an "amazing response".

Carpenter helps to restore historic canal boat cabin

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:00am Friday 5th September 2014

WORK to restore Bramble, the historic working canal boat moored in Stourport, is now close to completion thanks to help from a local carpenter.

Dunley woman died after fall, court concludes

Kidderminster Shuttle: A verdict of death by road traffic collision was reached at Salisbury Coroners' Court

4:50pm Thursday 4th September 2014

A DUNLEY woman died as a result of falling down the stairs, a coroners court has concluded.

Final preparations are being made for Stourport Carnival

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

THOUSANDS of people are expected to line the streets of Stourport for the town’s 89th carnival.

Recycling centre re-opens to public

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

DISTRICT councillors have celebrated the re-opening of Kidderminster Household Recycling Centre (HRC) by Worcestershire County Council, labelling it “excellent news for local residents”.

Stourport kitchen fire extinguished

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

10:10am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A FIRE in the kitchen of a Stourport home was put out by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service late last night.

Stourport teenager has a faultless test

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A STOURPORT teenager is celebrating after not just passing his driving test but passing it faultlessly.

Railway apprenticeships open for applicants

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A TRAINING company is calling for young people interested in a career on the railways to sign up to its apprenticeship programme.

Allotment group appeals for funding

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

WORK to create an allotment area for disabled and elderly people in a Wyre Forest village has come to a standstill due to a lack of funding.

Parents urged to apply for school places

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

4:38pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

PARENTS of children born between September 1, 2010, and August 31, 2011, are being urged to contact Worcestershire County Council to apply for a school place starting next year.

Epic eating challenge raises money

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:24pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A BELLY-busting fundraiser organised by the family of Josh Jones, who died in a tragic accident in May, was “absolutely amazing”.

Councillor calls for bus bay removal

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A FORMER Stourport mayor is calling for the removal of a bus parking bay in Redstone Lane.

Police station’s public counter services now closed

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

STOURPORT Police Station's public counter service is now closed.

Bus fare increase on Kidderminster Connecta service

Kidderminster Shuttle: Worcestershire County Council staff earning more than £100,000 from taxpayers leaps 33%

8:58am Monday 1st September 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER Connecta bus journey will cost Wyre Forest residents an extra 20p from today.

Hospital’s missing plaque now found

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Monday 1st September 2014

A BRONZE plaque from the former Lucy Baldwin Hospital, which was assumed stolen, has been found.

Unusual safari park birth

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Monday 1st September 2014

THE latest birth to occur at West Midland Safari Park could be the first of its kind.

Celebrate friendship month at harvest festival

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

ONE of the largest and oldest societies in the UK is celebrating its friendship month this September by holding a special event.

Brownies throw 100 year festivities

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Friday 29th August 2014

BROWNIES from Stourport have been having a grand old time celebrating their centenary.

Mum disgusted as son’s best friend ‘forgets’ inquest

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A GRIEVING Kidderminster mother told a coroner it was "disgusting" that her son's best friend failed to turn up to give evidence at an inquest into how the tragic teenager died.

MP pleased with youth jobs boost

Kidderminster Shuttle: Wyre Forest MP Mark Garnier: Wishing Wyre Forest athletes good luck in the London  Olympic Games.

4:57pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

WYRE Forest MP Mark Garnier has welcomed the drop in youth unemployment across the West Midlands.

BLOG - Wyre Forest school trip to the United Nations

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:55am Tuesday 26th August 2014

STUDENTS and staff from four schools in Wyre Forest and Hagley are currently spending five days in Geneva, Switzerland, on a fact finding visit of the United Nations.

Cannabis-growing window cleaner walks free from court

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:15am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A WINDOW cleaner who tried to set up a cannabis-growing business in a unit on a Stourport industrial estate has walked free from Worcester Crown Court.

Student volunteers thanked

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Monday 25th August 2014

FOUR students of Stourport High School and Sixth Form Centre have been thanked for their time volunteering at a local children’s charity.

Stourport Wesley Methodist Church

2:00pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Sunday Morning Service at 10.30am with Preacher Sue Stinton.

Students set for a visit to UN

Kidderminster Shuttle: Global gathering: Students from Stourport High School and Baxter College at the UN in Switzerland as part of a ContinU Trust programme.

7:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

STUDENTS and staff from four schools in Wyre Forest and Hagley are set to spend five days in Geneva on a fact-finding visit of the United Nations (UN).

Fundraiser in memory of Josh Jones

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A FUNDRAISER with a stomach-stretching twist will see twelve participants compete in an epic eating competition.

Cornerstone Family Church

11:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

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

Open conclusion in inquest of Stourport woman's death

Kidderminster Shuttle: A verdict of death by road traffic collision was reached at Salisbury Coroners' Court

4:52pm Thursday 21st August 2014

AN INQUEST held into the death of a Stourport woman has recorded an open conclusion.

Students celebrate 'outstanding' results

Kidderminster Shuttle:

1:44pm Thursday 21st August 2014

STUDENTS and staff at Stourport High School and Sixth Form Centre are celebrating their “outstanding” GCSE results.

GCSE results celebrated despite changes

Kidderminster Shuttle:

1:34pm Thursday 21st August 2014

HIGH-achieving Wyre Forest pupils are celebrating their GCSE results despite alterations made to the examinations this year.

Share your GCSE results and pictures with The Shuttle

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

4:43pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

TENSION will be high at schools across Wyre Forest tomorrow as pupils find out their GCSE results.


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