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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.

Chippy creates jobs and supports bereaved families

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A TRADITIONAL fish and chip shop has been opened in Stourport, creating nine new jobs.

Police station’s public counter services axed

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

STOURPORT Police Station's public counter services will end from September 1, to be replaced by a 24-hour contact point via a telephone intercom.

Dog walker alarmed at finding a sharp object

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A SPRING filled with nails was found by a dog walker as she was walking a client’s dog in Kidderminster.

Stourport pupils back from Jamaica coaching

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

SPORTY pupils from a Stourport school have returned home after spending 10 days in Jamaica coaching underprivileged young people.

Former mayor pays poetic tribute

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

A FORMER Mayor of Stourport has written a poem to commemorate the centenary of the start of the First World War.

Teens to skydive in aid of hospice which cared for their grandparents

Kidderminster Shuttle: Discussion cash

6:30am Saturday 16th August 2014

TWO Stourport teenagers hope to raise money for St Richard’s Hospice by jumping out of a plane thousands of feet above the ground.

Students grab top grades

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Saturday 16th August 2014

FOUR Wyre Forest students are celebrating top exam results.

Fly-tipping fires extinguished

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

12:53pm Friday 15th August 2014

TWO fires involving fly-tipping in different areas of Wyre Forest had to be put out by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service over night.

Fun at the home fete

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Friday 15th August 2014

A MINITURE Shetland pony and a clown will join the residents of a Stourport care home at its annual summer fete this weekend.

County A level figures improve

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

4:30pm Thursday 14th August 2014

THE percentage of students passing their A levels across Worcestershire has increased.

Kickboxer a step closer to his acting aspirations

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:02pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A STOURPORT student, who is also the under 18 European Kickboxing champion, is following his acting dreams after being accepted into university.

Wyre Forest students celebrate exam results

Kidderminster Shuttle:

11:56am Thursday 14th August 2014

STUDENTS across Wyre Forest have been celebrating this morning after finding out their A level results.

Ex-Stourport lawyer given university fellowship

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Thursday 14th August 2014

FORMER Stourport resident Marcus Hayes, who heads up a law firm, has been awarded a fellowship for his contribution to the University of Sussex.

Karate club tackles three highest peaks

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Thursday 14th August 2014

MEMBERS of a Kidderminster karate club who have raised more than £33,000 for various charities are this year supporting the Little Princess Trust.

Appeal for cat’s surgery donations

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Thursday 14th August 2014

THE Kidderminster and District branch of the RSPCA is appealing for help with the costs for an operation to remove a cat’s damaged left eye.

Games is great for volunteer

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Wednesday 13th August 2014

A GUIDE leader from Stourport recently spent a week as a volunteer at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Stourport man stands up for town

Kidderminster Shuttle: The clue's in the name: Stourport-on-Severn on the banks of the River Thames.

6:30am Wednesday 13th August 2014

A STOURPORT man has criticised a website for giving his home town a bad name.

Duo who set fire to front door in Stourport face jail

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Tuesday 12th August 2014

TWO men who admitted setting fire to the front door of a house in Stourport have been warned they are facing jail.

Wood fire in Stourport

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

4:54pm Monday 11th August 2014

A LARGE amount of wood which was on fire at a Stourport House was put out by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service this afternoon.

Neighbour get-together raises funds for charity

Kidderminster Shuttle: Sale street collection raises £350 for Cancer Research UK

6:00am Sunday 10th August 2014

A COUPLE have raised about £425 for Cancer Research UK after holding a get-together for holiday home owners on Lincomb Lock Caravan Park in Stourport.

Schools make gardening final

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:30am Saturday 9th August 2014

THE final of a national schools gardening competition will feature two schools from Stourport.

Stourport support group celebrates first birthday

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

A STOURPORT support group is celebrating its first anniversary by holding a birthday party and a fundraising walk.

Tesco development commemorates site's past

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Friday 8th August 2014

FORMER employees of a Stourport factory have commemorated the site’s past by laying personalised bricks at a new development which is taking its place.

Debt agencies chase residents over broadband charges

Kidderminster Shuttle: 75th ANNIVERSARY: Darlington CAB is celebrating its 75th anniversary

6:00am Friday 8th August 2014

WYRE Forest people are being chased by debt collectors when they try to stand up to broadband companies over costly cancellation charges.

Dishwasher fire 'lucky not to cause more damage'

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

9:11am Thursday 7th August 2014

A DISHWASHER which caught fire in a semi-detached house in Stourport last night was contained by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service.

UKIP launch litter pick to tidy up area

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:10am Thursday 7th August 2014

MEMBERS of a Wyre Forest political party are getting out their bin bags and litter pickers to spearhead a new campaign.

Dragon boating for Leah

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Thursday 7th August 2014

THE family of Leah Perry, the disabled Stourport girl who needs £12,000 for life-changing equipment that will give her a voice for the first time, are hoping for a roaring boost to their fundraising.

Bereaved family support is tragic Josh’s legacy

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Thursday 7th August 2014

THE parents of a teenager who died in a tragic accident have been inspired to support other bereaved families in Wyre Forest.

Car fire in Stourport extinguished

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

9:05am Wednesday 6th August 2014

A CAR which was on fire in Titton Lane in Stourport was put out by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service in the early hours of this morning.

Plea for carnival marching bands

Kidderminster Shuttle: FLOAT FUN: Staff and youngsters at Sytchampton First School successfully created a float which became a prize winner at the recent Stourport Carnival. Ref:s

6:30am Wednesday 6th August 2014

STOURPORT Carnival organisers are looking for marching bands, floats and traders to take part in this year’s parade.

Couple celebrate diamond milestone

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:50am Tuesday 5th August 2014

A COUPLE from Stourport celebrated their diamond wedding last weekend.

Stourport window cleaner admitted producing cannabis

8:08am Monday 4th August 2014

A STOURPORT window cleaner arrested on drugs charges claimed at Worcester Crown Court that he was intending to start a hydroponic business on a Stourport industrial estate.

Stourport Civic Society

3:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

Ray Sturdy gave an account of the “Real Home Guard” starting with Anthony Eden’s first call to arms to guard the Home front when over 100,000 volunteered in the first few weeks of hostilities.

Exhibition searching for names of First World War nurses

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Friday 1st August 2014

ORGANISERS of a First World War exhibition are searching for information on nurses who treated service personnel at Bleak House in Areley Kings from 1914 to 1918.

Workmen's club raise funds for hospital

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Friday 1st August 2014

STOURPORT Workmen’s Club held a charity cabaret show in aid of injured troops at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.

Vernon Hall Free Church

4:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

The evening service is at 6.30pm on August 3 and will be conducted by Jane Fowler.


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