Saturday, November 12, 2022

The shows go on for Jack

Village readers may recall previous stories about the flourishing acting career of Alvechurch youngster Jack Montgomery – our last update was when he appeared in Mary Poppins at London’s Prince Edward Theatre last May.

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Clean green scheme

Kate Van Der Plank, district councillor for Alvechurch Village ward, has launched a campaign to make the area cleaner and greener – taking inspiration...

Autograss day out to boost Andy’s Fund

Village readers will know that there have been plenty of recent events and activities in aid of Andy’s Fund, which is raising money for Andy Perrygrove, the Alvechurch teenager who suffered brain damage in a road accident in December 2004.

Prize-winning pupils

It was a summer of success at Alvechurch Middle School as pupils scooped prizes across the county.

Sisters spot Vinny

Alvechurch sisters Milly and Cecily Hastie, aged ten and seven, were the latest winners of a Mini Vinny in our monthly competition.

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Danger bridge to go at last

After years of pressure from The Worcester-Birmingham & Droitwich Canals Society and Alvechurch Parish Council, the Canal & River Trust (CRT) has finally agreed...

Village aims to get festive

Alvechurch is aiming to keep up with its neighbours next Christmas – and is starting to plan now.

Alight! festival a big success

Alvechurch Alight! 2005 exceeded all expectations and provided a big boost to community spirits at the start of autumn.

Guess the close-up (No. 3)

Village reader Mark Winson sent us some close-up images of interesting sights around Alvechurch – can you identify where this one is?

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Allotment slot

There may be a vacancy in the new year on the Alvechurch allotment site in Old Rectory Lane. These small allotment plots were set up...