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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.

Choir presents £3,000 to charities

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:57am Wednesday 20th August 2014

KIDDERMINSTER Valentines Choir has presented a donation of £3,000 to two charities.

New mums are urged to breastfeed

Kidderminster Shuttle: Still time to nominate Worcestershire NHS staff for award

6:10am Wednesday 20th August 2014

NEW mums in Wyre Forest are being urged to breastfeed their babies and restaurants to welcome them in.

Students grab top grades

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Saturday 16th August 2014

FOUR Wyre Forest students are celebrating top exam results.

Worcestershire Beekeepers Association

10:58am Friday 15th August 2014

WBKA are hosting the 86th annual Midlands & South West Counties Convention of Beekeepers at Pershore College from Friday September 5-7 2014.

Beach fun at Severn Valley Railway

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:50am Friday 15th August 2014

LIFE is a beach at the Severn Valley Railway this summer.

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.

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.

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.

Unions to hold co-ordinated strike

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Thursday 14th August 2014

THREE of the major trade unions will be holding a co-ordinated strike for local Government and school staff members in October.

Summer activities at the castle continue

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

ACTIVITIES for all the family are currently being held at the Worcestershire County Museum at Hartlebury Castle.

Voting turnout statistics revealed

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

MORE members of the public voted in the May elections in Wyre Forest than in previous years, according to official figures.

Play commemorates war anniversary

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Tuesday 12th August 2014

AN open air play commemorating the centenary of the start of the First World War attracted an audience of around 200 people in Bewdley on Monday, August 4.

Housing merger planned

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Monday 11th August 2014

A DISTRICT housing provider has announced plans to merge two of its subsidiaries.

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.

Crematorium holds war commemoration

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

WYRE Forest Crematorium and Cemetery marked the centenary of the First World War by holding a commemoration day.

Library invests in renewable energy source

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Saturday 9th August 2014

KIDDERMINSTER Library is going green after Worcestershire County Council installed solar panels on its roof.

Weather warning issued by council

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

4:46pm Friday 8th August 2014

RESIDENTS have been advised by Worcestershire Country Council to keep a check on weather updates following warnings from the Met Office for heavy rain and winds this weekend.

Society is getting ready for horticultural show

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Friday 8th August 2014

GREENFINGERED Wyre Forest residents have the chance to view all that Bewdley and District Horticultural Society has to offer at its annual show.

Street art commemoration 'makes an impact'

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Friday 8th August 2014

THE streets of Kidderminster have been turned into a work of art as part of the town's Arts Festival's First World War commemoration.

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.

Commemorative vigil attracts hundreds of residents

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:20am Thursday 7th August 2014

HUNDREDS of people gathered around the bandstand in Brinton Park in Kidderminster on Monday night to commemorate the First World War.

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.

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.

Boost for farmers welcomed by MP

Kidderminster Shuttle: Wyre Forest MP Mark Garnier (right) cuts the ribbon to officially open Mitton Lodge at Stourprot with Churchill Retirement Living regional MD Douglas Jones.

6:00am Wednesday 6th August 2014

A NEW Government initiative which could see £400 million of new business for British famers and food producers has been backed by Wyre Forest's MP.

'Fantastic' concert raises £2.5k for charities

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Monday 4th August 2014

A MEMORIAL concert that was held to celebrate the life of Pam Cunningham, the founder of the Kidderminster Valentines Choir, raised more than £2,500 for charity.

Date set for village referendum

Kidderminster Shuttle: FUTURE PLANS: Chaddesley Corbett residents can have their say.

6:20am Monday 4th August 2014

CHADDESLEY Corbett will be the first parish in Worcestershire to take part in a Neighbourhood Plan referendum.

Council adopts affordable housing plan

Kidderminster Shuttle: Consultation on Wyre Forest ward changes closes next week

6:50am Saturday 2nd August 2014

RESIDENTS looking to move to affordable housing will have increased options available after Wyre Forest District Council agreed to adopt a new planning policy document.

School celebrates musical success

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

MUSICAL pupils at a Wyre Forest school have been celebrating their latest exam results.

Union members set for second strike

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Friday 1st August 2014

LOCAL Government and school support workers who are members of Unison are set to the hold a second day of industrial action in September.

Wyre Forest Ramblers

10:15am Thursday 31st July 2014

The group will be having a 7 mile walk meeting 10 am at New Road car park by Aldi in Kidderminster or at the start of the walk from Sinton Green Village Hall WR2 6NP on the A443 nr Grimley grid reference SO818603 around 10.30am.

Showcase event will feature BBC star guest

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Thursday 31st July 2014

AN ANNUAL showcase of services available to senior residents will this year be opened by BBC Midlands Today presenter Nick Owen.

Classic cars on show at Severn Valley Railway

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Thursday 31st July 2014

CARS from the previous century were on display around Severn Valley Railway stations as part of its annual Classic Vehicle Day.

Open gardens raise £5k for charities

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:50am Tuesday 29th July 2014

MEMBERS of Kidderminster Horticultural Society who opened their gardens to the public have raised more than £5,000, which they will donate to two charities.

Charity which supports the homeless is given cash boost

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A WYRE Forest charity which provides emergency accommodation for young homeless people has been given a grant of just under £15,000.

Prom goes off with a bang

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Sunday 27th July 2014

YEAR 11 pupils at Baxter College rounded off their year in style by rolling up to their end-of-year prom in a variety of vehicles.

Animal theme for children's music festival

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

PUPILS of Great Witley Primary School joined other schools from all over Worcestershire to take part in a reception class music festival.

Wolverley pupils celebrate end of exams with prom night

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

PUPILS at Wolverley CE Secondary School celebrated completing their GCSE exams by organising their own Ace of Spades-themed school prom.

Severn Side Ramblers

10:39am Friday 25th July 2014

A walk of about 8 miles duration around Bredon Hill has been organised for Sunday .

Annual golf day raises £7.6k

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Friday 25th July 2014

MORE THAN £7,000 has been raised for Cure Leukaemia at an annual golf day in memory of a Kidderminster man who died of the cancer.

Support group for grandparents launched

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Friday 25th July 2014

A NEW support group for grandparents who no longer have contact with their grandchildren has been launched in Wyre Forest.

Kidderminster jobs lost as firm goes into administration

Kidderminster Shuttle: Small businesses targeted by scammers

3:26pm Thursday 24th July 2014

ONE of the largest suppliers of car parts and garage equipment in the UK has gone into administration with a loss of more than 1,200 jobs, including five in Kidderminster.

Council hubs axe temporarily blocked

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:09am Thursday 24th July 2014

ANGRY councillors have temporarily blocked the "arbitrary" and "wrong" decision by Wyre Forest District Council's cabinet to axe hubs in Stourport and Bewdley.

Visitors take a trip to the past

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Thursday 24th July 2014

SEVERN Valley Railway (SVR) stepped back to the 1940s during two nostalgic celebratory events.

Water warning issued to public

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

6:10am Thursday 24th July 2014

MEMBERS of the public have been warned not to go swimming in Trimpley Reservoir.

Father and son climb Kilimanjaro for foundation

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THE father and brother of Emily Jordan, who died in a New Zealand riverboarding accident in 2008, have climbed to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, raising money for her foundation.

Wyre Forest MP to hold latest surgery

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

6:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WYRE Forest residents are being invited to Sainsbury’s in Kidderminster to speak to MP Mark Garnier MP about local matters.

RSPCA holding charity tea

Kidderminster Shuttle: The dead foal has concerned the RSPCA

6:00am Monday 21st July 2014

KIDDERMINSTER and District RSPCA branch is hosting a vintage afternoon tea to raise money for the rehoming of animals in Wyre Forest.



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