Church and chapel opens doors for archive project

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2:32pm Saturday 19th April 2014

HISTORICAL items were on display in the Church and Chapel in Mickleton as the village opened its doors for the latest Community Archive event.

Train station car park saga drags on

9:01am Saturday 19th April 2014

HOPES of a long-awaited expansion to the car park at Pershore railway station may have hit the buffers again.

Children at Vale school have been having the times of their lives

Tewkesbury Admag: Class-Photos. Thames Suite, Howbery Park, Crowmarsh Gifford, Oxon. Cropthorne with Charlton C of E First School in their Times of their Lives production.

4:34pm Friday 18th April 2014

CHILDREN at a Vale school have been having the times of their lives in a recent production looking back over the last 150 years.

Cream teas for charity

4:06pm Friday 18th April 2014

THERE will be fresh cream teas, a cake sale and a coffee morning all in aid of Cancer Research UK at the Hampton Scout Hut on Saturday, April 26, from 10am until 1pm.

Lego the Movie to be shown at Bidford Rural Cinema

3:45pm Friday 18th April 2014

BIDFORD Rural Cinema will be screening the great family favourite Lego the Movie on Friday (April 25) at 7pm in the Crawford Memorial Hall, Salford Road.

Police cracking down on motorcyclists this weekend

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3:22pm Friday 18th April 2014

A JOINT operation is running this weekend to combat problems caused by motorcyclists in Bidford-on Avon and Salford Priors.

Public meeting will urge people to vote

2:48pm Friday 18th April 2014

A PUBLIC meeting is being held by church groups in Evesham to urge people to vote in the European Elections.

Tiddesley Wood set to come alive at open day

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2:40pm Friday 18th April 2014

VISITORS to Tiddesley Wood will see more than just bees buzzing and birds singing at the beginning of May.

Man reunited with lifesaving pair

Tewkesbury Admag: Life savers.......Alistair Stagg (Left), who suffered a cardiac arrest, meets Tony Haines (Centre) and Katie Nightingale. Pic Jonathan Barry 18.4.14   1614577702 (5533284)

1:07pm Friday 18th April 2014

TWO Vale heroes have been reunited with the man whose life they saved after his heart stopped beating for 12 minutes during a bike ride in Worcestershire.

Adventurer stops off in Worcester in 1,000 mile trip to Spain

Tewkesbury Admag: Caminar..........Rob Steele (Right) stops off at the Worcester News, on his marathon walk to Spain,with Konrad Nofer from Bewdley Rotary Club, who was walking part of the Worcestershire leg of the walk. Pic Jonathan Barry 16.4.14 161457540 (5464296)

12:51pm Friday 18th April 2014

AN INTREPID adventurer walking 1,000 miles to Spain to raise money for the hospital which saved his life stopped off in Worcester this week.

Ground breaking scheme moves on

Tewkesbury Admag: 1414561501 Paul Jackson 01.04.14 Wick Charles Hudson at the site of his hydropower project in Wick. (5036192)

11:38am Friday 18th April 2014

A GROUND breaking £1.3 million project to harness water from the River Avon through a hydropower generator in Pershore is set to be powering the town's leisure centre by the end of the July.

Increase in scarlet fever in Worcestershire

Tewkesbury Admag: Worcestershire GPs under increasing pressure

11:02am Friday 18th April 2014

CASES of scarlet fever in Worcestershire have quadrupled in the past four years.

Accident was inspiration for super slimmer

Tewkesbury Admag: Ali Saunders before her weight loss.

10:31am Friday 18th April 2014

A VALE super slimmer who was inspired to shed the stones after almost losing her life in a car crash is starting her own weight loss group in Evesham.

Broadway Easter eggs cross the Atlantic

Tewkesbury Admag: This Easter egg ended up in Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire with Peter and June Underwood.

9:56am Friday 18th April 2014

VISITORS to Broadway Tower have been enjoying some extra sight seeing as youngsters from a village first school placed 99 coloured Easter eggs around the tourist attraction.

Fire crew tackles car fire in Bidford

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9:37am Friday 18th April 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called to tackle a car fire near Bidford-on-Avon.

Sunny solution at village school

Tewkesbury Admag: Jane Neal, eco-co-ordinator at the school, with Charlotte Burkert, George Hair and Robbie Clarke (back row) , Olivia Walters, Oliver Enstone and Jacob Buckland (middle row), Maisie-Anne Chatterton and Rosy Smith (front row).

9:23am Friday 18th April 2014

SOLAR panels have been installed at a village school as part of its Eco-School plan.

Contractor faces fine of more than £250,000 over bridge re-opening delay

Tewkesbury Admag: The bridge a few weeks ago while work was continuing.

3:47pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

THE construction firm behind the replacement of Evesham’s Abbey Bridge will face fines of more than £250,000 for the delay in delivering the vital new link to the town, it has finally been revealed.

Exotic club is still a hit

Tewkesbury Admag: Nathan Canty holding a racoon dog.

7:10pm Thursday 17th April 2014

THE Evesham and District Reptile and Exotics Club is going from strength to strength with about 80 people attending its latest meeting.

Mental health provider throws support behind care in the community

Tewkesbury Admag: Mental health provider throws support behind care in the community

7:09pm Thursday 17th April 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE’S main provider of mental health services has affirmed its commitment to caring for people as close to home as possible following a national report claiming too many patients were being sent to hospital.

From Dubai to the Dormy House Hotel

Tewkesbury Admag: The Dormy House Hotel near Broadway welcomes new head chef.

7:02pm Thursday 17th April 2014

THE Dormy House Hotel near Broadway has announced the arrival of a new head chef with an international pedigree.

Call for feedback on A&E app

Tewkesbury Admag: Call for feedback on A&E app

6:29pm Thursday 17th April 2014

ANYONE who has downloaded a free mobile application helping people decide whether or not need to visit A&E is being asked for feedback on the service.

Miss England semi-finalists take on Xtreme challenge

Tewkesbury Admag: Miss England contestants get put through their paces by Xtreme Boot Camp instructors.

6:23pm Thursday 17th April 2014

MISS England contestants proved they were more than just a pretty face when they were put through their paces in Worcestershire at their first official military boot camp.

Cancer volunteers get Easter surprise

Tewkesbury Admag: Macmillan information and support services lead at Worcester Royal Hospital Kay Tandy and her volunteers

6:09pm Thursday 17th April 2014

VOLUNTEERS helping people in Worcestershire living with cancer and their families got a special Easter surprise this week.

Prostate cancer survivors meet to share experiences

Tewkesbury Admag: Sanhia Goonewardene, psycho-sexual specialist nurse at The London Clinic Lorraine Grover, consultant urological surgeon and director of the Worcestershire Prostate Cancer Survivorship Programme Adel Makar and Lisa Capaldi at this month's event

5:58pm Thursday 17th April 2014

MORE than 150 survivors of prostate cancer and their families got together in Worcester earlier this month to share their experiences and offer each other support.

Students get busy in the kitchen for Easter challenge

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5:49pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A BROADWAY store has teamed up with youngsters from a village first school and given them the challenge of selling their own Easter creations and turning a profit.

Pregnancy crisis centre officially opens

Tewkesbury Admag: Centre manager, Gill Woods, (left) with Evesham Mayor Mark Goodge and Mid Worcestershire MP, Sir Peter Luff  cutting the ribbon of the new pregnancy centre, Archways, in Evesham.

5:31pm Thursday 17th April 2014

PEOPLE who find themselves in difficulty with an unplanned pregnancy can get help and support from a new crisis centre in Evesham.

Father and son run at Downton for Parkinson's UK

Tewkesbury Admag: Father and son team, Alan and Simon Scott, are preparing for 10km run in support of Parkinson's UK.

4:02pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A FATHER and son will be taking a step back in time when they take on a 10km run in the grounds of Downton Abbey.

Police surgery in Harvington next week

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2:43pm Thursday 17th April 2014

AN OPEN police surgery will be held at the post office in Village Street, Harvington, near Evesham, from 10am on Tuesday, April 22.

Volunteers needed to help marshal Worcester Marathon

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2:02pm Thursday 17th April 2014

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help marshal the Worcester Marathon on Sunday, May 3.

West Mercia PCC Bill Longmore throws support behind joint property scheme

Tewkesbury Admag: Police and Crime Commissioner Bill Longmore reveals cancer battle

1:54pm Thursday 17th April 2014

WEST Mercia’s Police and Crime Commissioner Bill Longmore has thrown his support behind a scheme which will see local authorities across the region band together to save costs.

Make sure you're ready for Easter, says health body

Tewkesbury Admag: Make sure you're ready for Easter, says health body

1:41pm Thursday 17th April 2014

WITH hospitals expected to be under extra pressure over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend as people Worcestershire are being reminded there are a wind range of other NHS services on offer outside of normal GP opening hours.

Learn about supporting employees with mental health issues at charity event

1:31pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A CHARITY supporting vulnerable and disadvantaged adults in Worcestershire is holding a workshop next month on working alongside people with mental health issues.

Chicken Hunt a hit with visitors

Tewkesbury Admag: 1614574801 Paul Jackson 15.04.14 Bourton-on-the-Hill Batsford Arboretum Chicken Hunt. From left - Anna Masefield, three and Elliott Masefield, five. (5447012)

1:21pm Thursday 17th April 2014

VISITORS have been flocking to Batsford Aboretum to take part in a special Easter trail.

Worcestershire strategic plan moves forward

Tewkesbury Admag: Worcestershire strategic plan moves forward

12:49pm Thursday 17th April 2014

AN AMBITIOUS plan which could create 25,000 new jobs in Worcestershire and generate £2.9 billion of cash has taken a step forwards.

Unique property partnership takes a step forward

Tewkesbury Admag: Unique property partnership takes a step forward

11:58am Thursday 17th April 2014

A UNIQUE partnership which could save taxpayers in Worcestershire £118 million looks set to go ahead.

Take part in a family fun day for charity

10:19am Thursday 17th April 2014

THE Three Counties branch of the Myasthenia Gravis Association is holding a family fun day in the Vale.

It's a shame to lose Neighbourhood Watch

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8:02am Thursday 17th April 2014

NEIGHBOURHOOD Watch stickers were once a proud yellow badge displayed in the windows of homes across the Vale warning law breakers they were up against a network of neighbours ready to fight back against crime.

Evesham Town Council berated by angry residents

5:58pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

EVESHAM Town Council was berated by angry residents at its annual general meeting this week.

Worcester teenager appears in court charged with sexual assault

Tewkesbury Admag: Broken down lorry causes fuel spillage in Ombersley

5:04pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A TEENAGER has appeared in court charged with a sexual assault in Worcester last week.

Worcestershire oesophageal cancer team wins acclaim

Tewkesbury Admag: Surgeon Martin Wadley, oesophageal cancer patient Brian Harris from Worcester, Robin Walker MP, patient Stephen Lee from Bromsgrove, specialist nurse Sharon Brown and Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust chief executive Penny Venables

4:08pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A TEAM treating people with upper gastrointestinal cancer across Worcestershire, Herefordshire and Gloucestershire has been nominated for a national award for their work treating people with early oesophageal cancer.

Campaigners step up fight against development with Journal advert

3:44pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

CAMPAIGNERS against plans to build a new housing estate in a Vale village have stepped up their fight by taking an advert out in this week's Evesham Journal.

Worcester could see late-night shopping all year round

Tewkesbury Admag: Worcester could see late-night shopping all year round

3:32pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

SHOPPERS in Worcester could soon be able to enjoy Christmas-style late-night shopping all year round.

Charity launches third Cotswold Way MAD Challenge

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3:25pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

GYM members and supporters of The SMA Trust took part in a punishing work out to launch the third Cotswold Way MAD Challenge.

River body man named

3:15pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

THE man whose body was found in the River Avon in Evesham in February has been named as Grahame Oswald.

Restricted board papers from hospital trust meetings to be made public

Tewkesbury Admag: The county council and NHS disagree over whether there is a supply problem with a typhoid vaccine tablet.

2:53pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

PREVIOUSLY restricted board papers from meetings of the organisation running Worcestershire Royal Hospital, Kidderminster Hospital and Redditch’s Alexandra Hospital are to be made available to the public.

Chaddesley Corbett Parish neighbourhood plan open for comments

Tewkesbury Admag: Chaddesley Corbett Parish neighbourhood plan open for comments

1:02pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

RESIDENTS of a Worcestershire village have the opportunity to have their say on plans to shape the future of their community.

Spate of bike thefts hits Pershore

10:51am Wednesday 16th April 2014

A SPATE of bike thefts has taken place in Pershore with seven cycles being taken in just four days.

Vale vicar unites Belfast with Elvis tribute act

Tewkesbury Admag: PROMOTING PEACE: People from both sides of a so-called peace line in Belfast were all shook up as they came together to enjoy Vale vicar Andy Kelso’s Elvis Presley tribute show.

9:52am Wednesday 16th April 2014

CATHOLICS and Protestants were united in their love of Elvis for the evening when a Vale vicar performed on a so-called peace line in Belfast.

Small fire in Evesham play area

Tewkesbury Admag: Person cut from car in Holt Heath

8:46am Wednesday 16th April 2014

A SMALL fire in a children’s play are in Evesham was extinguished with a bucket of water last night.

Meet animals of all shapes and sizes at Hartlebury Castle this Monday

Tewkesbury Admag: Trevor Hill with visitors at last year's birds of prey displays

5:31pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

ANIMALS of all shapes and sizes will be on show at Hartlebury Castle on Easter Monday.

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