Stourbridge - Kingswinford

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Men jailed for attacking Kingswinford man with iron bar

Stourbridge News:

11:00am Friday 31st October 2014

TWO men have been jailed for settling a grievance by smashing their way into a Kingswinford man's home and viciously attacking him with an iron bar.

Kingswinford man admits making indecent images of children

Stourbridge News:

3:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A KINGSWINFORD man has admitted charges involving the making, possession and distribution of nearly 14,000 sickening indecent photographs of children.

Volunteers strut their stuff for Alzheimer's charity

Stourbridge News:

4:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

A FASHION show and gift fair organised by Kingswinford fundraisers has raised more than £2,750 for the Alzheimer’s Society.

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.

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.

Kingswinford salon to think pink for charity

Stourbridge News:

10:25am Monday 13th October 2014

A KINGSWINFORD salon will host two days of pink themed fun to help raise money for a breast cancer charity.

Free workshops to help Stourbridge people get online

Stourbridge News: Wirral Council has announced details of opening times over the festive period.

12:00pm Friday 10th October 2014

FREE computer workshops are on offer at libraries across Stourbridge next week to help people learn basic skills and get online.

Man rescued by pub staff after Kingswinford blaze

Stourbridge News:

3:28pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

BRAVE pub staff rushed to the rescue of an elderly man when they saw his Kingswinford home had gone up in flames.

Fashion lovers invited to charity clothes swap in Kingswinford

Stourbridge News: Clothes Swap!  Swap your unwanted clothes for stuff you love....

12:37pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

FASHIONISTAS can enjoy a guilt-free shopping experience at a charity swishing event in Kingswinford.

Hoaxer strikes again in Kingswinford

Stourbridge News:

3:20pm Monday 29th September 2014

KINGSWINFORD folk have once again been hit by a hoaxer.

Wollaston gig will raise funds for Dementia UK

Stourbridge News:

1:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

A KINGSWINFORD woman is on a mission to raise funds for Dementia UK.

Friends of the Earth volunteers hope to create a buzz in a Kingswinford park

Stourbridge News: bee

4:18pm Monday 22nd September 2014

VOLUNTEERS from Dudley and District Friends of the Earth will be turning a Kingswinford park into a hive of activity this weekend.

Kingswinford supermarket to offer flu jabs

Stourbridge News: The flu jab is available on the NHS

5:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A KINGSWINFORD supermarket will be offering NHS flu jabs from mid September so customers can combine their weekly shop with a chance to stave off the virus this winter.

Kingswinford disability firm in running for major award

Stourbridge News: Jane Hatton. Pic courtesy of onEdition

11:07am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A DISABLED Kingswinford entrepreneur who set up her own online recruitment firm to champion fellow disability workers is in the running for two major awards.

Police seek good samaritans who stopped to help after a man was assaulted in a Kingswinford park

Stourbridge News:

12:43pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

POLICE are looking to trace a group of people with a child who stopped to help after a man was viciously assaulted in an unprovoked attack in a Kingswinford park.

Borough charities to benefit from fundraising concert

8:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE Gentlemen Songsters will be staging a concert next month in aid of two popular borough charities.

Kingswinford hairdresser hangs up scissors after 50 year career

Stourbridge News:

10:00am Monday 15th September 2014

A KINGSWINFORD hairdresser has hung up his scissors after more than 50 years in the business.

The Black Country Society

8:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

The first Lecture of the season will take place at 7 30pm at The Black Country Living Museum Dudley on Wednesday, September 24. The speaker will be Michael Pearson, editor of the society’s quarterly magazine ‘The Black Country Man’.

Kingswinford Ladies Social Circle

1:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

On September 4, the ladies gathered to enjoy the Harvest Supper.

Kingswinford church to remember WWI heroes this weekend

3:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A KINGSWINFORD church is hosting an event this weekend to commemorate the centenary of Britain’s entry into World War I.

Viking family fun at Broadfield

Stourbridge News:

1:30pm Friday 5th September 2014

VIKINGS will be descending on a Kingswinford museum next Saturday.

Third Royal honour for Kingswinford firm

Stourbridge News:

4:36pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

KINGSWINFORD company Mechatherm International have been celebrating after winning their third Queen's Award for Enterprise.

Kingswinford & District Historical Society

9:46am Thursday 21st August 2014

At the July meeting Mark Clifford from the Avoncroft Museum spoke on The Development of a Nailer’s Cottage. Mark told the story of a Nailer’s Cottage on Old Birmingham Road built in 1840, and lived in until abandoned in 2008, and more recently rebuilt at the Museum. He spoke of the work of a nail maker and the families who had lived there.

Kingswinford & District Horticultural Society

1:00pm Monday 18th August 2014

AT THE July meeting, Mark Clifford from the Avoncroft Museum spoke on The Development Of A Nailer’s Cottage. Mark told the story of a Nailer’s Cottage on Old Birmingham Road built in 1840, and lived in until abandoning it in 2008, and more recently rebuilt at the museum.

Black Country workman denies conning customers, court hears

Stourbridge News: Case dropped against decorator who punched two men 'who were high on drugs' after faeces were thrown over his fence

4:04pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A 45-YEAR-OLD Black Country workman has denied conning and duping customers, stealing their money and failing to complete jobs for which he had been paid.

Dudley Council pledges to build 123 affordable homes across the borough

Stourbridge News:

2:46pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

DUDLEY Council has pledged to build 123 affordable homes across the borough over the next two years.

Kingswinford ballerina secures role in Sleeping Beauty

Stourbridge News:

2:00pm Monday 11th August 2014

A BALLERINA from Kingswinford has pirouetted her way into a role in English Youth Ballet's Sleeping Beauty.

Years of research about the fallen to be put on display in Kingswinford

5:00pm Thursday 7th August 2014

DEVOTED members of the Wall Heath and Kingswinford War Memorial Group plan to share the work they have put their heart and soul into for the last two years.

Life-time ban a sobering reminder of Pensnett teen’s alcohol fuelled assault in Kingswinford

Stourbridge News: Half of city pubs are at risk of closure, says new study

3:30pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

A PENSNETT teenager has been given the unenviable honour of becoming the first person to be banned from pubs in Kingswinford and Wordsley.

Families enjoyed the best of British at Kingswinford fun day

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Tuesday 5th August 2014

FAMILIES rolled up to Broadfield House Glass Museum for a good old British fun day.

Labour campaigner calls for speedier access to GPs

Stourbridge News:

6:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

BLACK Country Labour candidate Natasha Millward is calling for people across Dudley to be given better access to their GP after figures revealed many patients are having to wait at least seven days for an appointment.

Kingswinford museum prepares to showcase the best of British

Stourbridge News: Tuck into fish and chips at Great British Quiz

8:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

BROADFIELD House Glass Museum in Kingswinford will be bringing out the best of British this Saturday (August 2) when its stages its annual free family fun day.

Food retailer doubles size of Black Country site

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

A BLACK Country firm is not only moving to a bigger base but also plans to expand its empire by adding another nine shops to its chain by the end of the year.

Kingswinford museum to host teddy bear's picnic

Stourbridge News: Southampton NCT Summer fete and Teddy Bears' picnic

5:36pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

BUSY Broadfield House Glass Museum will be staging a teddy bears picnic for under five year olds tomorrow (Thursday).

Kingswinford man died after fall, inquest told

Stourbridge News: Coroner's court could be axed in Southend

3:34pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

AN elderly man sustained a fatal head injury after he fell at his Kingswinford home while being assisted to the bathroom, an inquest was told.

Toxic effects of medication led to death of Kingswinford man, inquest told

Stourbridge News:

12:35pm Friday 18th July 2014

A KINGSWINFORD father's death was caused by the combined effects of medication he was taking for severe back pain, an inquest heard.

Kingswinford teacher to retire after 33 years

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

A TEACHER who has spent decades educating youngsters in Kingswinford will retire this summer.

Kingswinford Ladies Social Circle

4:00pm Monday 14th July 2014

On July 3 Chairman Sheila Evans welcomed everyone and assured us, all poorly members were recovering. A thank you card was read out from June Thomas.

Free trolleys for Kingswinford supermarket shoppers

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Friday 11th July 2014

SHOPPERS at Morrisons in Kingswinford will no longer have to rummage around for a pound coin to use a trolley.

Flower festival at Kingswinford church this weekend

Stourbridge News:

4:30pm Thursday 10th July 2014

ST Mary’s Church in Kingswinford is hosting a flower festival this weekend.

Kingswinford primary school unveils jazzy new 3D art playground

Stourbridge News: L-R - Oliver Dhillon, aged 11, artist Kara Strachan from Street Advertising Services, Poppy King, aged eight, and Kingswinford School community co-ordinator David Cotterill.Buy photo: 261461ET

10:54am Thursday 10th July 2014

A KINGSWINFORD primary school has unveiled a new 3D floor art playground, believed to be the first of its kind in the West Midlands.

Kingswinford Tesco staff gear up to raise funds for Diabetes UK

Stourbridge News: Tesco logo

8:00am Wednesday 9th July 2014

TESCO Express staff in Kingswinford are planning to put customers through their paces while trying to raise funds for Diabetes UK in the process.

Kingswinford glass museum to host valuation day

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

A KINGSWINFORD glass museum is hosting another valuation day where people can find out how much their antiques, family heirlooms and collectables are worth.

Kingswinford dad to raise funds for hospital with charity poker match

Stourbridge News: John, Sophia and Rachael Woods.

2:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

A KINGSWINFORD father is trying his hand at fundraising to thank the hospital that saved his daughter’s life.

Celebrities get behind Kingswinford glass artist's charity project

Stourbridge News: Allister Malcolm with Lenny Henry's doodle. Buy this photo: 271435M.

9:00am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

CELEBRITIES including Lenny Henry and Frankie Valli have lent their support to a Kingswinford glass artist's charity project.

Kingswinford salon to hold charity pamper event

Stourbridge News: Households are being urged to have a clear-out for the hospice

9:00am Tuesday 1st July 2014

A KINGSWINFORD beauty salon will host a pamper event in aid of two worthy causes.

Newly elected councillor set for charity skydive

Stourbridge News: Natalie Neale

9:00am Sunday 22nd June 2014

RECENTLY elected Tory councillor Natalie Neale had to keep tight-lipped during campaigning as she prepared to fulfil a long time ambition.

Kingswinford 70-year-old takes the plunge for charity

Stourbridge News: Sandra Wood

9:00am Friday 20th June 2014

A SPIRITED 70-year-old from Kingswinford recently achieved a lifelong ambition when she jumped out of a plane.

KIngswinford & District Historical Society

10:37am Thursday 19th June 2014

At the June meeting we welcomed back the Stourbridge historian, Roy Peacock .

Kingswinford author pens romantic tale

Stourbridge News: Kingswinford author pens romantic tale

12:30pm Friday 13th June 2014

A ROMANTIC tale penned by a Kingswinford author has been included in a collection of short stories.



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