Another successful year for King’s School Sixth Form students

Another successful year for King’s School Sixth Form students

129 students at the King’s School, Worcester are celebrating another fantastic set of A level results this year: % A* grades                   21.5% % A* and A grades        46.0% % A*, A and B grades:   73.2% % A* to C grades:           90.7% Number of candidates...
New jobs as Worcestershire IT firm invests in next generation

New jobs as Worcestershire IT firm invests in next generation

Investment in the next generation has paid off for one of Worcestershire’s leading IT and business software providers, with the creation of three new jobs. Kidderminster-based Minster Micro Computers Ltd has promoted Nicole Heaton to the permanent role of sales and...
Mike Gatting bowls over Street Sixes winners

Mike Gatting bowls over Street Sixes winners

The Worcestershire Street Sixes ended with a final victory for the team from Heart of Worcestershire College. From the 24 teams who entered and played in the city centre on 10 July, the final six teams played on 20 July to find the overall winning team, who were then...
Worcestershire Jobs Firms Agree Merger Deal

Worcestershire Jobs Firms Agree Merger Deal

Two of Worcestershire’s leading recruitment firms have merged in a deal that will see them expand and provide more specialist staff for businesses across the county. Workforce Recruitment, which has nine branches across the West Midlands, has announced the merger with...
Walker hails successful return of Worcester Carnival

Walker hails successful return of Worcester Carnival

Worcester’s MP Robin Walker has hailed the return of the city’s carnival after attending Saturday’s triumphant relaunch of the event. After an absence of more than two decades, Worcester Carnival returned to the city’s streets on Saturday 1st July, with thousands...
Spotlight On: DOGROSE THERAPIES

Spotlight On: DOGROSE THERAPIES

Reiki is a holistic therapy, that is it treats the body and mind as a whole. Reiki aims to help relieve physical symptoms, work on their causes and manage stress and emotional difficulties. I am a qualified, fully insured Reiki Practitioner & member of the Guild...
Teams bowled over by Street Sixes

Teams bowled over by Street Sixes

Teams have today been announced for Worcestershire Cricket’s Street Sixes cricket tournament which takes place on Monday 10 July in Worcester city centre. This 2nd annual competition of softball cricket is being played in Angel Place and Broad Street on the afternoon...
Exciting Refurbishment & Collaboration for Popular Worcester Bar

Exciting Refurbishment & Collaboration for Popular Worcester Bar

The popular Conservatory Bar has closed its doors for a full rebrand and major refurbishment. Bristol-based interior design company Simple Simon began work on the Conservatory’s new look on Monday 20th June; first preparing the space for a new layout and revealing the...
Dad Takes on the Bubbles for Worcester Hospice

Dad Takes on the Bubbles for Worcester Hospice

A dedicated dad is taking on the world’s bubbliest race to give back to the Worcester charity that provides “invaluable” care for his daughter. Simon Pitcher, 48, is taking part in the Acorns Bubble Rush, at Hatton Country World on 24 June, joining hundreds of...
Deadline approaching for Worcestershire Apprenticeship Awards

Deadline approaching for Worcestershire Apprenticeship Awards

The three previous winners of Worcestershire’s Apprentice of the Year awards are encouraging local apprentices to enter this year’s Worcestershire Apprenticeship Awards 2017, with the 30 June deadline now fast approaching. Since winning their respective Worcestershire...
Law firm’s employment team comes out on top in county awards

Law firm’s employment team comes out on top in county awards

The employment team from a leading county law firm has been voted the best in Worcestershire. The 10-strong employment and HR services department from mfg Solicitors has won the Professional Discipline Award at the annual Worcestershire Law Society awards. Led by...
Spotlight On: ZEST VIRTUAL SOLUTIONS

Spotlight On: ZEST VIRTUAL SOLUTIONS

Zest is a reliable & professional Virtual Assistant Service based in Worcester. I can assist your business with a range of solutions from everyday support tasks, to liaising with your customers’ or clients’, online research, compiling reports producing...
BUSINESS LUNCH RAISES THOUSANDS FOR HOSPICE CARE

BUSINESS LUNCH RAISES THOUSANDS FOR HOSPICE CARE

County businesses have raised thousands of pounds for a Worcestershire hospice at a lunch supported by a leading recruitment and training firm. The event, sponsored by Workforce Recruitment and Training, raised a total of £3,000 for Primrose Hospice – with the...