Stourbridge charity craft session aims to help poorly youngsters

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A CHARITY craft event taking place in a Stourbridge park this weekend will offer a boost to poorly children.

Christmas Festival will bring sparkle to Stourbridge

5:28pm Monday 20th October 2014

STOURBRIDGE traders hope to get shoppers into the seasonal spirit nice and early by staging the town's Christmas Festival at the end of next month.

Daisy-Mae's birthday bash will help families of premature Black Country babies

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

THE parents of a premature Black Country baby are planning a big fundraising bash to celebrate her first birthday.

Stourbridge widow joins purple campaign for cancer charity

Stourbridge News: Judith Roden. Buy photo: 431418L

3:57pm Monday 20th October 2014

A STOURBRIDGE widow is continuing to try and raise awareness and funds for a pancreatic cancer charity in memory of her late husband who died of the disease aged just 35.

Police crackdown on boy racers continues across Worcestershire

Stourbridge News:

12:30pm Monday 20th October 2014

OFFICERS from across West Mercia were out in force last night (Sunday October 19) as part of ongoing efforts to crack down on boy racers in Worcestershire.

Shoppers and staff treated to random acts of kindness at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News: Merry Hill shopping centre

9:00am Monday 20th October 2014

CUSTOMERS and staff at Merry Hill were left stunned last week as the centre treated them to random acts of kindness to celebrate National Customer Service week.

Kinver folk join forces to get fit and have fun

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Monday 20th October 2014

KINVER folk are joining forces to get fit and have fun.

New guide to borough's real ale pubs launched

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Sunday 19th October 2014

DUDLEY Council and the Campaign for Real Ale have teamed up to launch a guide to some of the borough's finest pubs.

Himley bonfire set to go with a bang

Stourbridge News:

12:00pm Sunday 19th October 2014

SPARKS are set to fly as Himley Park prepares for its annual bonfire bonanza which takes place on Saturday November 8.

Paramedics called after player stopped breathing during Black Country rugby clash

Stourbridge News:

10:04am Sunday 19th October 2014

PARAMEDICS were called to Stourbridge Rugby Club yesterday October 18) after a player stopped breathing during a match.

Black Country entertainers to take to the stage in memory of Tommy Mundon

Stourbridge News: tommy mundon.jpg

9:00am Sunday 19th October 2014

FRIENDS and colleagues of Black Country funnyman Tommy Mundon are planning a tribute to the much-loved entertainer by staging a performance to salute his life while raising funds for Mary Stevens Hospice at the same time.

Dudley's volunteers honoured at 12th annual awards

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Saturday 18th October 2014

DUDLEY’S big-hearted volunteers were rewarded for their work at a prestigious ceremony in Brierley Hill.

Dudley youngster to make TV debut during The X Factor

Stourbridge News:

1:00pm Saturday 18th October 2014

A PERFORMANCE by a Dudley youngster will be aired to millions during an ad break in The X Factor tonight (Saturday).

Age UK Dudley invites residents to create healthier lifestyle

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

BOROUGH residents can create a healthier lifestyle for themselves with the help of two free courses which are set to start next month.

New ‘app’-roach to contact council

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

PEOPLE across the borough can now enjoy a new ‘app’-roach to contacting Dudley Council.

Bodybuilders set to flex muscles in Brierley Hill

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

BODYBUILDERS from across the borough and beyond will be descending on Brierley Hill this weekend for a chance to qualify for the Mr Universe contest.

Tidy Stourbridge campaign continues this weekend

Stourbridge News: Litter pick in the Arboretum on Saturday

4:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

SUPPORTERS of the Tidy Stourbridge campaign should be out in force again this Sunday.

Lye man jailed for growing cannabis worth £51,000

Stourbridge News:

3:31pm Friday 17th October 2014

A 24-YEAR-OLD Lye man caught growing cannabis worth £51,000 to clear his £35,000 drug debts has been jailed for 27 months.

Brierley Hill artist needs votes to win prestigious award

Stourbridge News:

2:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill artist is urging people to get behind him after he was shortlisted for a prestigious award.

Campaign shows problems faced by ambulance workers in West Midlands

Stourbridge News:

1:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

WEST Midlands Ambulance Service has launched a campaign to highlight the problems faced by its workers.

Bev Pegg and his Good Time Jazz Gang gear up for latest charity night

Stourbridge News: Bev Pegg. Buy photo: 241409J

12:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

HAGLEY musician Bev Pegg and his Good Time Jazz Gang are once again getting set to sell out Hagley Community Centre in the name of charity.

Black Country pair win mental health art competition

Stourbridge News:

10:51am Friday 17th October 2014

TWO Black Country artists have won a competition by expressing how mental health has affected them.

Much-loved Stourbridge teacher dies aged 81

Stourbridge News:

12:42pm Friday 17th October 2014

A RETIRED deputy head teacher who worked at schools across the borough for more than 20 years, as well as in Switzerland and Nigeria, has died, aged 81.

New members wanted at Wordsley social club

Stourbridge News: ROLLING: Dinefwr Indoor Bowls Club began their season with a convincing win over Earlswood.

9:24am Friday 17th October 2014

A MEN only social club in Wordsley is looking for new members.

Circus set to roll into Hagley

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Friday 17th October 2014

ROLL up! roll up! the circus is coming to West Hagley later this month.

Council invites potential Brierley Hill tenants to drop-in session

Stourbridge News:

5:40pm Thursday 16th October 2014

PEOPLE looking to rent flats with two or more bedrooms in the Brierley Hill area are invited to attend a drop in event held by Dudley Council.

Thug jailed for attacking mother in Amblecote

Stourbridge News:

2:00pm Thursday 16th October 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER thug who beat up his mother in Amblecote has been jailed for 21 months.

Money raised for Macmillan Cancer Support continues to pour in

Stourbridge News: WAKE UP AND SMELL THE COFFEE – WE NEED YOUR HELP! Erith Riverside Shopping Centre to host its own Macmillan Coffee Morning!

12:00pm Thursday 16th October 2014

BIG-HEARTED Black Country folk have been forking out to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Man taken to hospital after four-car crash at Iverley near Stourbridge

Stourbridge News:

10:54am Thursday 16th October 2014

A MAN was taken to hospital after a four-car smash at Iverley, near Stourbridge, this morning (Thursday).

Former Stourbridge student still missing

Stourbridge News:

10:38am Thursday 16th October 2014

CONCERN is mounting for the wellbeing of a former Stourbridge College student who disappeared from her family home in Cradley Heath.

Free art exhibtion in Stourbridge

Stourbridge News: Are you the next David Bailey, Banksy or William Morris? Then apply for Leytonstone Arts Trail

10:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

AMATEUR artists will be displaying their work in Stourbridge next weekend.

Jimmy Tarbuck promises an evening of nostalgia at Dudley Town Hall

Stourbridge News: Enjoy an evening with Jimmy Tarbuck at The Courtyard

8:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

COMIC royalty Jimmy Tarbuck will be bringing his particular brand of rapid-fire humour to Dudley Town Hall later this month with his much acclaimed one-man show.

Husband and wife stage stars to play Mack and Mabel in Brierley Hill show

Stourbridge News: R-L - Adam Compton and Liz Woodhouse in the title roles of Mack and Mabel

4:10pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

BRIDEGROOM Adam Compton and his leading lady Liz Woodhouse are taking on lead roles for the first time in a bitter-sweet stage romance in Brierley Hill.

Brierley Hill ambulance worker gets set for Great Birmingham Run

Stourbridge News:

4:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

BRIERLEY Hill based ambulance worker Walter Seaton will be joining forces with some of his colleagues to compete in this weekend's Bupa Great Birmingham Run.

Luke Walker's relief as pub violence charge is thrown out

Stourbridge News:

3:04pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill man convicted of killing his girlfriend on a Greek holiday island has been cleared of ugly pub violence after a witness filmed another doing a Michael Jackson moonwalk as they waited to give evidence in his trial.

Withymoor tot to run 1.5km in memory of aunt

Stourbridge News:

2:30pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A FOUR-year-old Withymoor girl will pull on her running shoes to raise cash in memory of her aunt.

Glittering new glass museum tipped to be approved

Stourbridge News: Artist's impression of the proposed glass museum

1:58pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

PLANS to turn a derelict Wordsley glassworks factory into a sparkling new glass museum look set to get the green light next week.

Black Country friends raise £14,000 for cancer charities

Stourbridge News:

1:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A GROUP of Black Country friends raised an impressive £14,000 to help people with cancer by hosting a charity ball.

Marathon Zumba session aims to keep lifeboat charity afloat

Stourbridge News: ZUMBA

12:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

ZUMBA lovers will be in their element this Saturday (October 18) with a marathon session taking place in Sedgley.

New school library remembers popular police officer and governor

Stourbridge News: Headteacher Lynn Cartwright in the new library dedicated to Dana Newey. Buy photo: 421402M

11:37am Wednesday 15th October 2014

BUSY Brook Primary School in Wordsley has paid a fitting tribute to its former much-loved chairman of governors Dana Newey who died a year ago at the age of 51.

Controversial Dudley Council saving plan gets green light

Stourbridge News: Council pays out £543 in compensation

11:20am Wednesday 15th October 2014

DUDLEY Council has approved controversial plans to shake up its top management structure which leaders say will save £1m.

Stourbridge nurses gear up for half marathon

Stourbridge News: L - r  Rachael Hayward, Georgina Lawrence, Karen Pardoe and Rachel Finlayson. Buy photo: 421432L

10:30am Wednesday 15th October 2014

THREE fit nurses from Stourbridge's Mary Stevens Hospice are preparing to pound the streets in this Sunday's Great Birmingham Run.

New class to help Stourbridge people tone up for Christmas

Stourbridge News: Highbridge fitness challenge

10:30am Wednesday 15th October 2014

PEOPLE in Stourbridge are being encouraged to get fit for the festive season with a new class at the Crystal Leisure Centre.

Hagley couple's 15-year traffic nightmare finally ends

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

A 15-YEAR nightmare finally looks to have ended for a Hagley couple who have been unable to get out of their drive without fear of death.

Marble mayhem at Kingswinford museum

Stourbridge News:

8:30am Wednesday 15th October 2014

FAMILIES can have fun with numbers thanks to a new marbles mayhem maths session at Broadfield House Glass Museum.

New water pipes for Belbroughton

Stourbridge News: Severn Trent Water is fined after amonia is released

8:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

AROUND £1million is being spent to repair and replace ageing water pipes in Belbroughton.

Black Country horror writer's latest dark read due out on Halloween

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

BLACK Country author Ken Preston has dug deep to raise a few eyebrows with his new horror novel Joe Coffin.

Godsize gear up for reunion at The River Rooms

Stourbridge News: Godsize - the original line-up l-r - Keiron Rose, Scott Cooper, Dan Kendrick and Kris Chambers

4:59pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

SLUDGE metal band Godsize are returning to The River Rooms this weekend for what was originally supposed to be a one-off reunion show to satisfy public demand.

Crocheted owls cause a hoot in Oldswinford

Stourbridge News:

2:55pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

HALLOWEEN Owls have been causing quite a hoot in Oldswinford.

Volunteers receive £500 to help Brierley Hill community garden grow

Stourbridge News:

2:00pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

GREEN-fingered volunteers have received a cash boost to help them breathe new life into a Brierley Hill community garden.


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