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Alvechurch
Monday, March 25, 2019
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Success for rugby festival

An Emerging Schools Festival for Year 10s took place at Kings Norton RFC, Hopwood Park, as part of the Greater Birmingham RFU Team’s mission...
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Youthful inspiration

A young Alvechurch musician has won a place in the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain and will perform at Symphony Hall this month. Violinist Megan...
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Star bakers in cake contest

Cofton Hackett residents revealed some hidden culinary skills when they entered The Great Cofton Bake-Off. With 37 cakes on display at the Parish Centre in...
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Daisy’s story raises smiles

A budding author from Barnt Green has won a young writers’ competition with her short story about a case of mistaken identity. Eight-year-old Daisy Jenkinson heard...
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Waes Hael to all

Muskets, Morris dancing and general merriment were the order of the day at the Alvechurch wassail. Aelfgythe Border Morris’s annual traditional Wassail was a...
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Keeping my cool in TV kitchen

Alvechurch villager Mike Rossiter-Eaglesfield tells how cooking has helped him to handle his anxiety so much that he’s currently starring on TV’s MasterChef. Ever since...
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You really could not make it up

The latest chapter in the sorry saga of Marlbrook Tip sees laden lorries returning to the Green Belt beauty spot with full loads, yet...

THE VILLAGE VIEW

If there was a Top 10 of “You Couldn’t Make It Ups”, the Marlbrook Tip debacle would surely be a chart-topper. It has been...
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Hoping for your vote

Neil Harris, a village Conservative hopeful in May’s local elections, explains why he – and his party – should be given a chance ....
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Dance donation

Members of Alvechurch Border Morris present a cheque for £208 to Redditch Nightstop, which provides accommodation and support to young people at risk of...