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Kinver residents asked to name new retirement development

Stourbridge News:

12:01pm Thursday 30th October 2014

VILLAGERS could win £150 by suggesting a name for a new retirement development in Kinver.

Crews move into Kinver's £1.9m community fire station

Stourbridge News:

3:30pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

FIREFIGHTERS have now moved into Kinver’s new £1.9 million community fire station.

Pumpkin trails and creepy craft activities on offer at beauty spots

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Monday 27th October 2014

NATIONAL Trust properties at Clent Hills and Kinver Edge are laying on pumpkin trails and creepy crafts this Halloween.

Kinver & District Horticultural Society

9:43am Friday 24th October 2014

In September was our Autumn Show. Our members showed off their gardening skills with the high number of entries.

Wollaston fly-tipper gets hit with fine

Stourbridge News: FRAUD: Gareth Wyn Francis of Glanaman told friends he had cancer and required £28,000 to pay for treatment.

9:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A WOLLASTON man has been fined nearly £2,000 for fly-tipping in Kinver.

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.

Kinver & District Horticultural Society

11:00am Friday 17th October 2014

In September was the Autumn Show.

Trafalgar Night Dinner in aid of Mary Stevens Hospice

Stourbridge News:

11:39am Monday 13th October 2014

MARY Stevens Hospice will hold a fundraising dinner to celebrate the anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar and commemorate the immortal memory of Lord Nelson.

Uncertain future for Stourbridge bus services after long-running firm is put up for sale

Stourbridge News:

5:56pm Thursday 9th October 2014

RURAL bus services in the Stourbridge, Kinver and Hagley areas face an uncertain future after bosses at Whittle Coach and Bus Ltd confirmed they have put the historic firm up for sale.

Kinver 10K raises £4,000 for Action Heart

Stourbridge News: Kinver Rotary 10K first lady Victoria Wilkinson from Cheltenham and County Harriers - pic courtesy of John N Pittwood.

10:22am Wednesday 8th October 2014

MORE than 200 runners did battle in this year's Kinver Rotary 10K which took place on Sunday.

Kinver WI

9:00am Friday 26th September 2014

September has started with a bang, in the world of Kinver Village WI.

Trio jailed for sophisticated cannabis operation

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

THREE men have been jailed for their involvement in a sophisticated cannabis growing operation in Dudley.

MP stops off at secret Kinver allotment site

Stourbridge News: L-R - South Staffordshire MP Gavin Williamson, committee member Margaret Rogers and president Mike Hails, with chairman and secretary - Brian and Marie Roberts - at the back. Buy photo: 361413ET

2:11pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

KINVER Allotment Association has remained shrouded in mystery ever since it was formed back in 2009.

Grants up for grabs for South Staffs community groups

Stourbridge News: Matthew Ellis

11:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

COMMUNITY groups in South Staffordshire still have time to apply for grants from the Police and Crime Commissioner's People Power Fund.

Membership boost for Kinver Rotary Club

Stourbridge News:

10:27am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

KINVER Rotary Club has welcomed five new members in the past three months.

Flourishing start for new Kinver Rotary president

Stourbridge News:

1:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

ROGER Stephenson made a spectacular start to life as President of Rotary Club of Kinver.

Athletes invited to take on Kinver Rotary 10K

Stourbridge News: GP to run 52 miles for Chernobyl kids

10:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

ATHLETES are being challenged to take part in the Rotary Club of Kinver's annual 10K road race - reckoned by many to be one of the toughest of its type in the region.

Profits from best-ever Kinver Country Fayre to be dished out to good causes

Stourbridge News:

4:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

GOOD causes stand to benefit thanks to the resounding success of this year's Kinver Country Fayre.

Kinver Probus Club

9:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

AT THE July meeting, president David Young was able to report that member numbers now exceeded 50 and thus the year’s target had already been achieved.

Airport confirms idea to host tourist planes remains on the ground

Stourbridge News:

6:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

HALFPENNY Green Airport near Stourbridge has confirmed it has no plans to run passenger transport services from its site, despite recent fears.

Improved A level results for Edgecliff High School

Stourbridge News:

12:10pm Thursday 14th August 2014

THE anxious wait was over for students and staff at Edgecliff High School in Kinver, who received their "pleasing" A level results this morning.

Shuttle bus service aims to boost tourism in Kinver

Stourbridge News: Kinver's Rock Houses

8:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

PLANS to make Kinver more of a tourist attraction will gather force next weekend with a helping hand from the National Trust.

MP set to visit blossoming Kinver allotments

Stourbridge News: Gavin Williamson MP.

12:08pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

SOUTH Staffordshire MP Gavin Williamson is set to visit one of Kinver's best kept secrets later this month.

Kinver named the best kept large village in South Staffs

Stourbridge News:

2:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

GREEN-fingered Kinver residents are over the moon that their hard work has led to them clinching a top title in the search for South Staffordshire's most immaculate villages.

Railings surrounding Kinver Edge war memorial replaced to remember the fallen

Stourbridge News:

12:11pm Friday 8th August 2014

RAILINGS surrounding the war memorial at Kinver Edge have been replaced as part of the village's commemoration of the centenary of the First World War.

Society keen to put Kinver on the map

2:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

KINVER Civic Society are keen to put the village on the map - literally.

Fun family craft sessions at Kinver Edge

Stourbridge News: Kinver's Rock Houses

5:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

KINVER Edge is hosting fun family activities on Thursdays to keep youngsters entertained throughout the summer holidays.

Kinver Probus Club

10:13am Thursday 31st July 2014

At the July meeting, President David Young was able to report that member numbers now exceeded 50, and thus the year’s target had already been achieved. Robert Earnshaw was our guest speaker, and he gave an excellent talk on the Wrens Nest Nature reserve.

Greenfield Singers raise £330 for hospice

8:00am Monday 21st July 2014

THE Greenfield Singers raised £330 for Mary Stevens Hospice when they staged their summer concert.

Eco group seeks help with blackcurrant picking at Kinver farm

Stourbridge News:

3:19pm Friday 18th July 2014

TRANSITION Stourbridge is inviting people to help out with blackcurrant picking at Vale Head Farm in Kinver this weekend.

Kinver runners invited to form new village club

Stourbridge News: Runners to take to streets of Kings Langley for Puffaten today

8:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

KINVER police officer PC Wayne Green is looking to start a new running club in the village.

Three vehicle crash near Kinver

Stourbridge News: Ambulance walkers plan Grand Depart walk-out

9:12am Friday 11th July 2014

EMERGENCY services attended a three vehicle smash near Kinver this morning (Friday).

Village gets ready for first-ever Kinver Music event

Stourbridge News: Ian Parker

5:13pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

KINVER folk will be rocking to the beat this Saturday when the village plays host to it's very first summer music event.

MP worried about Kinver Library volunteer plan

Stourbridge News: MP Gavin Williamson

4:00pm Friday 20th June 2014

SOUTH Staffordshire MP Gavin Williamson has expressed his opposition to the prospect that Kinver library could being run entirely by community volunteers.

Mountainous challenge to raise funds for Kinver playgroup

Stourbridge News: The parents who will take on the challenge l-r Victoria Slinger, Jennie Cameron, Tracy Cox, Ruth Heaton, Becky Payne, Steve Weaver and Andy Calloway.

1:00pm Thursday 19th June 2014

PARENTS are gearing up for a mountainous challenge in aid of a playgroup in Kinver that was hit by funding cuts.

Kinver & District Horticultural Society

10:08am Thursday 19th June 2014

The Worcestershire organiser of the “National Garden Scheme”(NGS), David Morgan, came along to our May meeting. He was an excellent speaker and with the aide of slides gave us a real insight into this charitable organisation.

Kinver retirement flats proposal to go before planners tonight

12:07pm Tuesday 17th June 2014

PLANS to convert a former Kinver garage into 38 retirement apartments will go before South Staffordshire's Planning Committee tonight (Tuesday).

Visitors flock to Kinver Country Fayre

Stourbridge News: (7203706)

5:11pm Monday 16th June 2014

VISITORS flocked to Kinver for the village's annual country fayre on Sunday June 15.

Schools set to form academy trust

4:00pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

CRESTWOOD School in Kingswinford and Edgecliff High School in Kinver are among four schools joining forces to become an academy.

Irish dancers from Kinver step their way to success

Stourbridge News: Irish dancers from Kinver step their way to success

12:00pm Sunday 1st June 2014

IRISH dancers from Kinver showed their rivals a clean pair of heels at the European and World Championships in Germany.

Kinver WI

9:22am Thursday 29th May 2014

The ladies met in May to conduct their annual meeting.

Multi-sensory experience at Kinver Edge this Saturday

2:00pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

VISITORS can sample the multi-sensory experience of the OakMobile at Kinver Edge this Saturday (May 24).

Kinver Floral Art Club

11:31am Thursday 22nd May 2014

The May meeting was a demonstration by Jane Fox entitled ‘Happiness Is’ during which she gave us an insight as to what makes her happy.

Work starts to expand Kinver hotel following £89,000 grant

11:00am Wednesday 21st May 2014

A KINVER hotel has unveiled ambitious expansion plans following a successful funding bid.

Village gears up for Kinver Country Fayre

Stourbridge News: Gavin Williamson MP, centre, with country fayre organising committee members Phil Brown, left, and Paul Randon, right.

5:00pm Saturday 17th May 2014

CO-ordinators of Kinver Country Fayre have appealed for help in organising this year's event which takes place next month.

Kinver film showing aims to get kids outdoors

4:00pm Friday 16th May 2014

A KINVER school will be hosting a free screening of a film which aims to reconnect young people with the outdoors.

Kinver Parish Council offices to stay put

12:23pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

PROPOSALS to move Kinver Parish Council offices from its current High Street base have been kicked into touch.

Stourbridge firefighters tackle woodland blaze

4:12pm Monday 14th April 2014

FIREFIGHTERS from Kinver, Stourbridge and Brierley Hill were among those called out to tackle a woodland fire at Millions Wood at Enville last night (Sunday).

Kinver Probus Club

3:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

The speaker for the March meeting was Rosemary Winnal, who gave a really professional presentation, with clever use of magnificent slides and videos.

Man avoids jail after assaulting police officers in Kinver

2:00pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

A MAN who assaulted two police officers and sparked a manhunt in Kinver has been spared jail.



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