Thursday, November 23, 2023

7 in Seven

Marlbrook resident Clair Andrews is taking part in a charity cycle challenge which will see her riding 700 miles in seven days, crossing seven European countries.

Six more months of lorries for Lickeys

Lickey and Marlbrook residents have been plunged back into the “nightmare” of heavy lorries thundering past their homes to dump yet more material on to the Lickey Hills.

Apologies, but no action

The future of Marlbrook Tip remains mired in limbo, with Bromsgrove District Council wringing its hands in apology but apparently powerless to make anything happen.

A star is born

A 12-year-old Bromsgrove girl will be following in the footsteps of stars such as Billie Piper, Tamzin Outhwaite and Samantha Janus after winning a place at the prestigious Sylvia Young Theatre School.

Election victory for Charlie

The results are in – and Independent candidate Charlie Hotham is now Alvechurch’s representative at Worcestershire County Council.


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Defibrillator signs

Signs pointing to the defibrillator at Blackwell Club will soon be installed by the parish council, while a new defibrillator has been installed at Tesco...

Deliver The Village !

If you’re over 13 years old, and reliable, with an email address and bank account, you can join the waiting list for our delivery team.

Olivia’s got talent

Talented Marlbrook youngster Olivia Withey brought home a bumper haul of prizes from the Worcester Competitive Arts Festival.

Double celebration for local triathletes

It was a double celebration for local triathletes Helen Russell and Andrew Cunnell after both won medals at the England Sprint Triathlon Championships.