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Stourbridge Cycling Club celebrates 50 golden years

Stourbridge News: Bicycle Wheel - Lock it up!

2:11pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

STOURBRIDGE Cycling Club are celebrating their 50th anniversary and are looking to mark the occasion with a series of events this weekend.

Prayers for popular Stourbridge Motorcycle Club biker after van crash

4:51pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

BLACK Country bikers have been saying prayers for a popular Stourbridge Motorcycle Club member who was critically injured in a crash with a van.

Quarry Bank actor back on home turf

Stourbridge News: Tom Steedon, left, as Princeton, Richard Morse, centre, as Brian, and Jacqueline Tate, right, as Christmas Eve. Pic courtesy of Darren Bell.

12:10pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

FORMER Thorns Community College pupil Richard Morse has been delighting audiences this week at Birmingham's Alexander Theatre with his portrayal of Brian in the comedy puppet musical Avenue Q.

Stourbridge FC to unveil revamped facilities at community fun day this weekend

9:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

STOURBRIDGE Football Club will be keeping their fingers crossed for a bumper crowd this Saturday against Curzon Ashton as the game coincides with their annual community day.

Supervision order for plumber who punched young man in the face outside a Stourbridge bar

Stourbridge News:

3:32pm Monday 15th September 2014

A 20-YEAR-OLD plumber who punched a young man in the face outside a Stourbridge nightspot fracturing his jaw and eye socket has avoided jail.

Stourbridge in Bloom co-ordinator praises volunteers after town scoops another gold gong

Stourbridge News:

1:58pm Monday 15th September 2014

STOURBRIDGE in Bloom co-ordinator David Harcourt has praised volunteers for helping the town to scoop yet another gold gong.

Stourbridge eco group to host bread-making event

Stourbridge News:

11:00am Monday 15th September 2014

ECO group Transition Stourbridge is hosting an event for those interested in learning to make real bread.

Children's tuition centre set to open in Stourbridge

Stourbridge News:

4:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

A CHILDREN'S tuition centre will create around 20 jobs when it opens its doors in Stourbridge next week.

Fitness in the fast lane at Stourbridge leisure centre

Stourbridge News: Instructor Nathalie Humby leads the spinning class at Chamberlayne Leisure Centre.

2:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

FITNESS lovers with a need for speed can try out a new season of spinning classes at Stourbridge's Crystal Leisure Centre.

Battle of Britain parade to be held in Stourbridge

Stourbridge News: Mary Stevens Park

8:00am Friday 12th September 2014

THE annual Battle of Britain parade service will take place in Stourbridge next weekend.

Stourbridge scores seventh gold award in Bloom campaign

Stourbridge News:

5:39pm Thursday 11th September 2014

STOURBRIDGE has once again scored a gold gong for its efforts in the Heart of England in Bloom campaign.

Tidy Stourbridge need help to stamp out litter louts

Stourbridge News:

3:46pm Thursday 11th September 2014

TIDY Stourbridge is looking for sponsors to supply them with the essentials they need in order to continue their battle with litter louts.

Stourbridge eco group to host foraging walk

Stourbridge News: Mitcham Common

8:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

TRANSITION Stourbridge are staging a guided foraging walk around Lickey Hills this Saturday (September 13) between 2pm and 4pm.

Stourbridge Chess Club

1:19pm Thursday 11th September 2014

With the chess season proper starting next week, Stourbridge chess club held their annual pre-season blitz tournament on Wednesday.

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.

Forgotten soldier to be remembered on Stourbridge war memorial this weekend

Stourbridge News:

4:51pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A FORGOTTEN Stourbridge soldier, killed in World War One, will finally have his name added to the town’s memorial this weekend.

Stourbridge multi-academy plan unveiled

Stourbridge News:

12:04pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

PLANS by Stourbridge's King Edward VI College and Ridgewood High School to form a multi-academy trust have been approved Department for Education.

Stourbridge students soon to have a new way of paying for school dinners

Stourbridge News:

11:20am Wednesday 10th September 2014

STOURBRIDGE students will soon be able to pay for their lunch without searching their pockets for change.

Stourbridge couple on a mission to help orphaned Kenyan schoolchildren

Stourbridge News:

3:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A CARING Stourbridge couple hoping a craft fair will raise funds to help keep orphaned Kenyan children in education.

Visitors invited to explore one of Stourbridge's oldest buildings

Stourbridge News: Historic Stourbridge Quaker Meeting House scoops restoration cash

8:00am Monday 8th September 2014

ONE of the oldest buildings in Stourbridge is set to open its doors to the public.

Black Country artists to showcase work at Stourbridge festival

Stourbridge News:

3:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

BLACK Country artists will be showcasing the fruits of their labour in Stourbridge later this month.

Stourbridge Rotary Club comes to the aid of South African teen

Stourbridge News:

9:30am Friday 5th September 2014

KIND hearted members of Stourbridge Rotary Club have helped a deprived schoolgirl to continue her education.

Tidy Stourbridge plan ahead

Stourbridge News: Litter pick in the Arboretum on Saturday

3:20pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

TIDY Stourbridge supporters will be out in force this weekend.

Stourbridge MP challenged to debate the changing face of British politics

Stourbridge News:

12:43pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

UKIP'S prospective parliamentary candidate for Stourbridge James Carver has challenged Tory MPs to take him on in a public debate.

New science labs open doors for Black Country school leavers

Stourbridge News:

4:07pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

BLACK Country students can look forward to using brand new science laboratories this term.

Vintage fair returns to Stourbridge

Stourbridge News:

11:00am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

STYLISH items from decades gone will be on offer at a vintage event in Stourbridge.

Former Stourbridge student set to make waves with charity swim

Stourbridge News:

3:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

FREELANCE musician Yvonne Marie Parsons is planning to pull out all the stops by swimming from the Isle of Wight to Bournemouth.

Stourbridge nursery to raise funds for CLIC Sargent

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A STOURBRIDGE nursery is hosting a fete to raise funds for a children's cancer charity.

Stourbridge author's best-selling story set to hit the big screen

Stourbridge News: Before I Go To Sleep poster

5:09pm Monday 1st September 2014

HOLLYWOOD'S take on the bestselling debut novel by Stourbridge author SJ Watson is finally set to hit the big screen this week.

Sweet idea to raise funds for Mary Stevens Hospice

Stourbridge News: Old favourites: Some of the sweets available

9:00am Monday 1st September 2014

A STOURBRIDGE barber has come up with a sweet idea to raise funds for charity.

Stourbridge firefighters make a splash with ice bucket challenge

Stourbridge News:

10:38am Friday 29th August 2014

A STOURBRIDGE man reeled in firefighters to help him make a splash with his ice bucket challenge.

Black Country Society

12:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

Black Country Society The AGM of the Kingswinford Branch was held on Wednesday June 18 at St Mary’s Church.

Councillor hits back over claims he hijacked the Black Country Festival to boost his political campaign

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

DUDLEY’S deputy leader has defended claims he hijacked the Black Country Festival for political gain.

Stourbridge Ladies Society

9:42am Thursday 28th August 2014

On July 29, Chairman Hilda Cartwright welcomed everyone to the annual birthday tea.

Former council leader has no regrets after missing out on top police job

Stourbridge News: Cllr Les Jones

12:31pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

STOURBRIDGE Conservative councillor Les Jones insisted he had no regrets in standing for the role of West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner.

Stourbridge gets more free on-street car parking

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

SHOPPERS and traders in Stourbridge have been given a boost after extra free on-street car parking was created in the town centre.

Stourbridge pub shows support for local breweries

Stourbridge News: Real ale lovers head to Scarborough

8:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

STOURBRIDGE based Wetherspoons pub The Chequers has been showing its support for local breweries.

OneStop charity fun day will give Stourbridge hospice a boost

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

BIG-hearted members of staff from Stourbridge based OneStop store in Worcester Street raised more than £500 for Mary Stevens Hospice after staging a charity day outside the premises.

New cycle storage causes hubbub at Stourbridge station

Stourbridge News:

6:10am Tuesday 26th August 2014

NEW cycle storage facilities have been unveiled at a Black Country railway station.

St John Ambulance to equip Stourbridge shoppers with lifesaving skills

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Monday 25th August 2014

PEOPLE in Stourbridge are being offered the chance to equip themselves with lifesaving skills.

Stourbridge U3A

10:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

The speaker at the July meeting at the New Road Methodist Church was Rachel Head, supervisor of the Dudley Citizens Advice Bureau.

Stourbridge teen becomes a paramedic for the day

Stourbridge News:

4:49pm Friday 22nd August 2014

STOURBRIDGE youngster Jamie Shepherd experienced what it was like to be a paramedic for the day thanks to the Wishing Well charity.

Stourbridge man swerves jail after high speed police chase

Stourbridge News:

4:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A STOURBRIDGE security guard involved in a high speed police chase as two young frightened girls in the back of his car begged him to stop, has swerved jail.

Stourbridge pub staff set to step out for Children in Need

Stourbridge News:

2:52pm Friday 22nd August 2014

SPIRITED staff from two popular Stourbridge venues will be stepping out next month to try and raise money for Children in Need.

Stourbridge children's author releases first book

Stourbridge News:

3:14pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A STOURBRIDGE children's author has released her first book about a terrible time keeper who gets thrust into a place full of strange creatures.

Man spared jail after Stourbridge nightspot scuffle

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

9:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A 21-YEAR-OLD man who hit a friend in the face with a bottle in a Stourbridge nightspot after he took offence at a "tasteless joke" has been spared jail.

Wordsley History Society

9:45am Thursday 21st August 2014

Wordsley History Society Chairman Brian Idoine welcomed 55 members and 53 visitors to the meeting, and after the usual reminders about safety, etc, he welcomed Lord Cobham whose subject was Hagley Hall – Past, Present and Future.

Side by Side theatre group makes waves at festival

Stourbridge News:

5:24pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

STOUBRIDGE’S award-winning theatre group Side by Side made waves at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with their performance of Illyria on Sea.

Stourbridge coach crash driver remains in hospital

Stourbridge News:

11:31am Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE driver of a Stourbridge coach which overturned on the M5 remained in hospital this morning (Wednesday).

Norton nursery back on top form after last year's damning Ofsted report

Stourbridge News: School in special measures after inspection

5:30pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A NORTON nursery is celebrating being back on top form following last year's damning report by Ofsted.


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