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Alvechurch
Saturday, September 21, 2019
planting

Wood-sale surprise

worzel sally

Worzel drops in

Worzel Gummidge was the guest of honour as St Leonard’s Church in Beoley held its annual summer fete, this year with a scarecrow theme. Scarecrows...
signs

Short-cut concerns

Cofton Hackett residents are pleading with councillors, police and their MP to prevent vehicles using Ten Ashes Lane as a  “dangerous” cut-through. Despite signs warning...
house

Top award for village home design

A home in Alvechurch has won an architecture award. Wychwood House, owned by Stephanie and Chris Miall and designed by Batterham Smith Architects, won...
ramp design

Hall gets ramp revamp

Work will soon begin on the construction of a new entrance ramp and steps at the front of Alvechurch Village Hall. This was the...

Homes plan resubmitted

New plans for the Burcot Garden Centre site have been submitted, after the previous application was turned down. Developers now aim to build 12 new homes,...

Speed limit victory

Beoley Parish Council has successfully persuaded Worcestershire County Highways to temporarily reduce the speed limit along the Alcester Road through Portway to 30mph. Residents have...

HGV ban sought

Parish and district councillor Janet King has suggested residents write to county councillor Kit Taylor to ask for signage restricting HGVs from using Greenhill in...

Play area move to create room for car parking

A bold plan to solve parking problems at Rowney Green’s playing fields is being considered by Alvechurch Parish Council. But the move might have come...

Parking ticket warning

Warning notices are to be put on vehicles parking on the pavement in front of Barney’s barbers in Alvechurch, the parish council heard. District councillor Annette...
phone box

Box is listed building

The red telephone box outside Alvechurch Post Office, which local churches want to adopt via the parish council, is a Grade II listed building, it...