Evesham Carnival will return with movie themed extravagaza thanks to Evesham business

Tewkesbury Admag:

7:17pm Thursday 30th October 2014

AN Evesham business has thrown its support behind the return of Evesham Carnival, which is set to see floats fill the town's streets again on June 6 next year.

Charity workers set to take Christmas to the children of El Salvador

Tewkesbury Admag: Bron Soan during a visit to El Salvador.

6:27pm Thursday 30th October 2014

TWO dedicated Vale fundraisers are heading to central America later this month to visit the homeless children they work tirelessly to support.

Cancer charities team up to support brain tumour patients

Tewkesbury Admag: (4896893)

5:54pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A PAIR of cancer charities have joined forces to provide specialist help for people in Worcestershire living with brain tumours.

Kind hearted founder of animal sanctuary given award

Tewkesbury Admag: 4414740501 Paul Jackson 28.10.14  Middle Littleton - Janet Taylor with her award for outstanding dedication and commitment at Farm Animal Sanctuary from Viva! (12044645)

5:09pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A KIND hearted animal sanctuary founder in the Vale has been recognised for her outstanding dedication and commitment by an animal charity.

Worcestershire Mums offered mental health support

Tewkesbury Admag: Free mental health therapy taster sessions on offer in Bromsgrove next week

4:51pm Thursday 30th October 2014

MUMS in Worcestershire are being offered support to deal with psychological issues that can occur during and after pregnancy.

Patients put at risk by hospital revamp delay, warns health boss

Tewkesbury Admag: Worcestershire Royal Hospital

2:51pm Thursday 30th October 2014

PATIENTS in Worcestershire are being put at risk by continued delays to the project revamping hospital services in the county, a senior health boss has warned.

Ten-year-old boy freed from M5 car crash

Tewkesbury Admag:

2:11pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A TEN-year-old boy has been released from a car that was involved in a crash on the M5 today.

Second stage of plans to be considered

Tewkesbury Admag: (4922998)

2:06pm Thursday 30th October 2014

THE second stage of proposals for 28 new homes on land at 52 Bretforton Road, Badsey, near Evesham, will be considered by planners at Wychavon District Council.

Extension to Evesham home gets go ahead

Tewkesbury Admag: (4725613)

1:59pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A TWO storey side extension will be built at 81 Battleton Road in Evesham after planners at Wychavon District Council gave it the green light.

Business gets go ahead for development

Tewkesbury Admag: (4725613)

1:52pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A VALE business has been given the go ahead to build a new industrial building at its site at, Pershore Airfield, Long Lane, Throckmorton.

Plans to build new home in Inkberrow

Tewkesbury Admag: (4725613)

1:41pm Thursday 30th October 2014

PLANS to build a new home at 32 Stonepit Lane, Inkberrow, near Worcester, have been given the green light by Wychavon District Council.

New warehouse for industrial estate

Tewkesbury Admag: (10312214)

1:38pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A NEW warehouse building is to be built on land at unit 9, Field Barn Lane Industrial Estate, Field Barn Lane, in Cropthorne, near Pershore, after Wychavon District Council planners gave proposals the go ahead.

Hospital waiting times now available online

Tewkesbury Admag: Worcestershire Royal Hospital

1:33pm Thursday 30th October 2014

PATIENTS in Worcestershire unsure about where they should go for treatment can now view up-to-date waiting times at the county’s acute and community hospitals online.

Plans given the go ahead

Tewkesbury Admag: (4725613)

1:30pm Thursday 30th October 2014

PLANS to knock down a garage block and attached utility store at the Cloisters in Main Street, Elmley Castle, near Pershore, in order to build a new garage with fitness room, a cellar and a utility have been approved by Wychavon District Council.

Warning hospital services could "implode" under pressure

Tewkesbury Admag: Worcestershire Royal Hospital

12:42pm Thursday 30th October 2014

HOSPITAL services at Worcestershire Royal Hospital could “implode” as a result of a possible influx of patients from Herefordshire over the next few months, a patient representative has warned.

Sheep rescue by dragon boaters

Tewkesbury Admag:

12:39pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A CREW of dragon boaters from Pershore were forced to turn a practice session into a rescue mission when they discovered a stranded sheep trapped close to the river.

Harvesteen supper at Hinton

Tewkesbury Admag:

12:38pm Thursday 30th October 2014

THERE will be a Harvesteen Supper event at St Peter's Church in Hinton on Saturday (November 1).

Future plans for Pershore Police Station

Tewkesbury Admag: (3971142)

12:17pm Thursday 30th October 2014

PERSHORE Police Station, which is to be bought by Wychavon District Council, will be converted back to offices and rented out.

Broadway Arts Festival wins award

12:14pm Thursday 30th October 2014

ORGANISERS of the third Broadway Arts Festival are to compete in next year's Visit England awards after a successful June event saw them win a commendation closer to home.

Practice safe sex this Halloween, says health trust

Tewkesbury Admag: Practice safe sex this Halloween, says health trust

12:08pm Thursday 30th October 2014

HALLOWEEN might be a time of spooky ghosts and ghouls, but the organisation running sexual health services in Worcestershire is reminding people not to lose sight of the importance of safe sex.

Worcestershire schoolchildren learn the importance of communication skills

Tewkesbury Admag: Recruitment opens for NHS apprenticeships

10:37am Thursday 30th October 2014

SCHOOLCHILDREN across Worcestershire were encouraged to put their pens and pencils down earlier this month as part of a national event promoting the importance of communications skills.

Christmas card pop-up shop opens in Evesham

9:40am Thursday 30th October 2014

A COMPANY that sells festive greetings cards for more than 24 national and local charities has opened its Christmas pop-up shop in Evesham.

Shop local and join our #VeryEvesham campaign to support local businesses in the run-up to Christmas

Tewkesbury Admag:

8:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

TODAY the Evesham Journal launches A #VeryEvesham Christmas, a sparkling campaign to champion local businesses during the festive season.

Youngsters celebrate autumn at nursery school festival

Tewkesbury Admag: A view of Evesham Nursery School from the meadow.

5:37pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

IT was a spooky autumnal night at Evesham Nursery School as it celebrated the season with an autumn festival.

Health trust vows to bridge gulf between physical and mental health treatment

Tewkesbury Admag: Free mental health therapy taster sessions on offer in Bromsgrove next week

5:34pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

ALMOST a hundred people attended an event in Worcestershire raising awareness of the importance of treating mental and physical health equally.

Pershore Poppy Appeal gets boost from fundraising night

Tewkesbury Admag: Judy Pass performing at the Keep the Homes Fires Burning event.

5:01pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

THE home fires were certainly kept burning at a fundraising event hosted by the ladies of the Royal British Legion in Pershore on Saturday night (Oct 25).

Evesham shopping centre celebrates Hallowe'en

Tewkesbury Admag: Members of the Bonka’s Entertainment team at the Riverside Shopping Centre in Evesham.

4:46pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

THERE were ghoulish goings on at the spooky Riverside Shopping Centre in Evesham today (Weds, Oct 29).

Bowling coffee morning in Bidford

Tewkesbury Admag:

4:44pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

BIDFORD on Avon Bowling Club are holding an autumn coffee morning on Saturday at the clubroom off Salford Road.

Hospital trust could end financial year £15 million in the red

Tewkesbury Admag: Worcestershire Royal Hospital

4:10pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

HEALTH bosses in Worcestershire have raised serious concerns after it was revealed the organisation running Worcestershire Royal Hospital could end this financial year even further in the red last year.

Small Evesham business celebrates big success

Tewkesbury Admag: Lisa Whelan celebrates top spot for tea shop

1:27pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

A SMALL Evesham business has come out on top of the tea shops at a popular online rating site.

Midwives walk from here to maternity

Tewkesbury Admag: The group were led by Evesham midwives on their fundraising walk.

1:09pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

FUNDRAISING midwives from Evesham dressed as nurses, doctors and babies as they led an eight-mile trek in support a cause close to their hearts.

Village re-dedicates its war memorial

12:52pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

A SHORT re-dedication ceremony takes place at Little Comberton on Sunday November 2 following the cleaning and refurbishing of the WW1 war memorial at the crossroads

Celebrating the best of business

12:25pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

PEOPLE are being asked to put forward nominations for the 2014 Chipping Campden Business Awards.

Wychavon Festival of Brass this weekend

Tewkesbury Admag:

12:27pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

THE Wychavon Festival of Brass is set to take place this weekend.

Relaunch of CPRE in Wychavon

11:44am Wednesday 29th October 2014

THIS weekend will see the relaunch of the Wychavon Campaign to Protect Rural England Group at Fladbury Village Hall, Church Street, in Fladbury.

Firework first aid advice

Tewkesbury Admag: (12084083)

11:33am Wednesday 29th October 2014

THE first aid charity, St John Ambulance, has launched a firework fan's guide to staying safe during bonfire night celebrations.

Remember, remember Evesham Bonfire night

Tewkesbury Admag: (11674969)

11:26am Wednesday 29th October 2014

REMEMBER, remember this year's Evesham Bonfire Display is set to take place on Guy Fawkes night.

Look out for sleeping hedgehogs

11:12am Wednesday 29th October 2014

AN annual appeal is being made to bonfire organisers to check for sleeping hedgehogs.

Trick or treat?

Tewkesbury Admag: (12036470)

10:45am Wednesday 29th October 2014

THE spooky season is upon us, but for those who don't want to be visited by trick or treat callers Wychavon District Council is giving away posters advising to residents who don't want to be bothered on Hallowe'en.

local woman teaches dance for 50 years

Tewkesbury Admag: 4414740701 Paul Jackson 28.10.14 Willersey - Jacqueline Williams has been a dance teacher for 50 years, 25 at Willersey. From back - Jacqueline Williams, principal and owner, Leila Davies, six and  Vienna Davies, eight. (12044892)

7:48am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A WILLERSEY dance teacher is celebrating 50 years in the business with a performance by her charges in the Arts Centre Theatre, in Evesham.

GB Athlete Plans Mud Run for Bell Tower Appeal

Tewkesbury Admag: Melanie Clarke receiving her competitor's medal in Edmonton.

5:55pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

ONE of Britain's top age group triathletes is set to get down and dirty as she organises a fundraising cross country run for the Abbots Morton Bell Tower Appeal.

Blind twin sisters struggle to shop after A-board falls

Tewkesbury Admag: Blind Evesham sisters, Maureen, left, and Ann Linehan, battle with a-boards

5:55pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A TRIP to the shops for most people is a pleasure, but for blind Evesham twin sisters, Maureen and Ann Linehan, the expedition into town is becoming more of an obstacle course.

Evesham's Heritage loyalty card's third winner

Tewkesbury Admag: Heritage loyalty card draw. From left to right, Luke Rogers last months winner, Gina D'Capelli and Adam from Amber Locks.

5:45pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

MORE than 60 cards were entered into the Evesham Heritage loyalty scheme's third draw.

Evesham's Abbey Bell Tower still at risk on heritage register

Tewkesbury Admag: Paul Jackson 23.08.11

Evesham Abbey Bell Tower, Abbey Park. (10623903)

5:33pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

EVESHAM'S Bell Tower has been at the centre of an appeal to both repair and conserve the 16th century building and a newly published Heritage at Risk Register highlights the importance of this campaign.

River cameras prove popular

Tewkesbury Admag: Picture of the River Avon from the River Watch camera at Strensham.

5:28pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

AN INNOVATIVE scheme providing high-tech protection for boaters along the River Avon is proving popular with wildlife enthusiasts as well.

Former church education adviser awarded prestigious accolade

Tewkesbury Admag: Phil Mitchell with Bishop of Worcester Dr John Inge.

5:09pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A FORMER education adviser to the Diocese of Worcester has received a prestigious accolade for his years of tireless work for the church community.

Bidford on Avon Bowling Club autumn coffee morning

4:32pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

Bidford on Avon Bowling Club is holding its autumn coffee morning on Saturday November 1 at the clubroom, off Salford Road.

Do you want to be a councillor?

Tewkesbury Admag: (9472932)

4:27pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

WYCHAVON are calling on residents to think about whether they want to do more in their communities by standing to be a local councillor.

Miss Great Britain hopeful from Evesham raises cash for children's hospice

Tewkesbury Admag: Miss Worcestershire Nix Brown from Evesham, who is competing in Miss Great Britain next month

4:22pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A MUM from Evesham is hoping for success in a national beauty competition while raising some money for a very worthy cause.

Hallowe'en fun at Pershore care home

Tewkesbury Admag: (12036470)

4:21pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

THERE will be spooky goings on at a Sanctuary Care home in Pershore next week, when neighbours and people from the town invited to a combined bonfire night and Hallowe'en party.

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