National Lottery success for Worcester Cathedral

National Lottery success for Worcester Cathedral

Worcester Cathedral has received initial support for a £1.2m National Lottery grant to conserve and bring into public use for the first time the 12thcentury Undercroft to College Hall. Thanks to National Lottery players, the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has awarded...
Take a seat on a piece of the past

Take a seat on a piece of the past

Visitors to Malvern can now take a seat on a piece of the past thanks to the latest stage of the Route to the Hills project. Five new benches have been installed in the town centre with each one featuring a unique bench-end depicting a story or legend linked to...
CURO WELCOMES NEW RECRUIT AMAN TO THE TEAM

CURO WELCOMES NEW RECRUIT AMAN TO THE TEAM

Award-winning Curo, a firm of Chartered Accountants based in Bromsgrove has expanded its team with yet another graduate recruit. Aman is the latest addition to the team and has been busy working on Curo’s wide client portfolio, including on-site audits in Oxfordshire,...
Local musicians:  all aboard at the Crowngate Busk Stop!

Local musicians: all aboard at the Crowngate Busk Stop!

Local musicians seeking a platform for their talent can now apply to become one of Crowngate Shopping Centre’s official buskers. Crowngate is inviting new and seasoned street musicians from around the area to apply now for the chance to showcase their performance...
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...