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Stourbridge hairdressers get to the root of fundraising by taking part in carrot walk

Stourbridge News:

10:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

TWO Stourbridge hairdressers proved a carrot crop above the rest - by dressing up as a pair of carrots and cavorting down Birmingham's busy Broad Street.

Stourbridge Football Club rallies round to help injured player

Stourbridge News:

9:30am Wednesday 29th October 2014

CARING Stourbridge Football Club has been rallying around to help one of their players after he sustained an horrific injury.

Stourbridge Choir and Orchestra

12:00pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

The 130th AGM was held on October 6 and the president, Tony Bridgewater welcomed the members.

Stourbridge teacher scoops top award

Stourbridge News:

6:42pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A STOURBRIDGE educator has been named Teacher of the Year in a Secondary School at the prestigious Pearson National Teaching Awards.

Councillors plan festive sleep out to highlight plight of the borough's homeless

Stourbridge News:

5:56pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

TWO Stourbridge councillors are set to sleep rough this Christmas to help try and raise awareness of homeless teenagers in the area.

Stourbridge Hobbit fan is Middle-earth bound after winning dream trip

Stourbridge News: Kyle Pedley. Buy photo: 441417MH

3:28pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A STOURBRIDGE film fan and blogger has won the trip of a lifetime to New Zealand to see an exclusive screening of the new Hobbit movie, visit the set of Middle-earth and meet director Peter Jackson himself.

Stourbridge artist set to open her home for annual charity exhibition

Stourbridge News:

12:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

CONTEMPORARY artist Pascale Bigot will be opening up her Stourbridge home once again for an annual fundraising exhibition.

Stourbridge Historical Society

11:00am Sunday 26th October 2014

At the meeting held on September 30, the chairman Hilda Cartwright, welcomed members after the summer break.

Emergency crews sent to flood hit Worcester Street in Stourbridge

Stourbridge News:

5:21pm Friday 24th October 2014

DUDLEY Council says it has despatched emergency crews to Worcester Street in Stourbridge which has been hit by flooding this afternoon (Friday.

Volunteers wanted for memories day at Mary Stevens Park

Stourbridge News:

2:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

A MEMORIES day will take place at Mary Stevens Park to give people the chance to reflect on time spent there in years gone by.

Night of choral singing in Stourbridge

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Friday 24th October 2014

POPULAR Kidderminster Male Choir will be performing at the next Local & Live concert in Stourbridge this weekend.

Former Stourbridge News journalist publishes ebook on health benefits of writing

Stourbridge News: Lyn Alderson

4:18pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A FORMER Stourbridge News journalist has published an ebook inviting people to find out how they can give their health a boost - by putting pen to paper.

Stourbridge eco group invites people to harvest share and apple juicing day

Stourbridge News: A total of 142 varieties were available to view at the apple fair held in Craven Arms.

2:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

TRANSITION Stourbridge have teamed up with local quakers to stage a harvest share and apple juicing day at the Friends Meeting House in Scotts Road on November 1.

Stourbridge people invited to have say on future of Mary Stevens Park

Stourbridge News: Mary Stevens Park

10:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

STOURBRIDGE folk are being urged to have their say on the future of Mary Stevens Park by taking part in a survey.

Stourbridge school to host classical music concert this weekend

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

CLASSICAL music lovers are in for a treat this Sunday (October 26) when the Central England Ensemble presents its prizewinner's concert at Old Swinford Hospital's Foleyan Centre.

Company that owns Prestwood care home goes into administration

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE cash-strapped company that owns a care home in Prestwood has gone into administration.

Fashion fundraiser will benefit Stourbridge hospice

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

HAGLEY charity fundraiser Sue Williams will be staging another ladies fashion show next month to boost funds for Mary Stevens Hospice.

Tamara to make the cut to help children with cancer

Stourbridge News: Tamara Patterson (17). 431401L (11575717)

12:14pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A KIND-hearted Stourbridge student is to chop off her beloved locks to help young cancer sufferers who have lost their own hair.

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.

Stourbridge Probus Club

11:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

The club met on September 16 at 12.30 at Stourbridge Rugby Club.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Arty Stourbridge College student has designs on beauty title

Stourbridge News: Sophia De Beer

11:56am Tuesday 14th October 2014

STOURBRIDGE College art student Sophia De Beer has designs on becoming the next Miss Worcestershire.

Open mic night to start at Stoubridge pub

Stourbridge News: The sessions provide tutoring in guitar as well as percussion, singing and rapping lessons.

8:30am Tuesday 14th October 2014

A NEW acoustic and open mic night is set to start at The Mitre, Lower High Street, Stourbridge, this Thursday (October 16).

Stourbridge performers dreaming of a White Christmas

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Monday 13th October 2014

STOURBRIDGE performers will be celebrating the festive season early when they stage the Midlands premiere of Irving Berlin's White Christmas.

CCTV images released after passengers attacked on Stourbridge train

Stourbridge News:

11:58am Friday 10th October 2014

RAILWAY cops are trying to track down two men after a man and woman were viciously attacked on a train as it arrived in Stourbridge.

Stourbridge Rotary Club to dine with Sheila Dibnah

Stourbridge News:

10:00am Friday 10th October 2014

THE widow of celebrity steeplejack Fred Dibnah will share entertaining stories about married life with members of Stourbridge Rotary Club at a fundraising diner.

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.

Cash raised at Stourbridge craft fair will help Kenyan youngsters

Stourbridge News:

10:00am Thursday 9th October 2014

A CHARITY craft fair in Stourbridge has raised £628 to help keep Kenyan children in education.

New Stourbridge surgery gets Royal seal of approval

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

STOURBRIDGE'S state-of-the-art new Lion Health centre was given a royal seal of approval this afternoon (Wednesday) when it was officially opened by HRH Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester.

Charity group gears up for annual big band concert in Stourbridge

Stourbridge News:

3:00pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

CHARITABLE group Gig Caritas is staging its annual big band concert at a Stourbridge church this weekend.

Budget hotel to bring jobs boost to Stourbridge

Stourbridge News:

1:00pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

TWENTY jobs will be created when a budget hotel opens its doors in Stourbridge.

Stourbridge eco group to show film about fracking

Stourbridge News: Herefordshire Council "won't be influenced by Goverment" over fracking debate

8:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

STOURBRIDGE eco group Transition Stourbridge will be showing a thought-provoking documentary about fracking in the UK as part of its continuing run of film screenings.

Stourbridge teen donates her locks to charity for the third time

Stourbridge News:

2:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

IT can take weeks to find the courage to have a drastic haircut but for Stourbridge teen Jade Taylor, it was an easy decision.

Stourbridge firm's charity golf day raises nearly £3,000

Stourbridge News:

12:53pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

A STOURBRIDGE financial services company went a ‘fair way’ to help borough carers when it staged a successful sporting fundraiser.

Stourbridge Royal Marine WAG stars in charity calendar

Stourbridge News:

12:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

A GLAMOUROUS Stourbridge businesswoman has become a calendar girl to raise funds for the Royal Marines.

Stourbridge event invites people to talk about death

Stourbridge News: Care for the dying.

8:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

STOURBRIDGE residents are invited to an event which aims to get people talking about what happens when they die.

Stourbridge pub to host Titanic beer festival

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

STOURBRIDGE town centre pub The Chequers Inn will be showcasing beer from Stoke-on-Trent based Titanic Brewery next week as part of its 'Meet the Brewer' campaign.

Council chiefs vow to get tough with Stourbridge litter louts

Stourbridge News:

12:21pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

COUNCIL chiefs have promised to get tough with litter louts who are leaving Stourbridge town centre in a messed up state.

Coffee mornings pull in the pounds for Macmillan Cancer Support

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

8:30am Wednesday 1st October 2014

BLAKELANDS Country House near Stourbridge has raised more than £315 for Macmillan Cancer Support after staging a vintage themed coffee morning.

Long-serving Stourbridge businessman dies

Stourbridge News:

5:55pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

ONE of Stourbridge's longest serving businessmen has died at the age of 80.

Stourbridge festival offers a peek into the wonderful world of whisky

Stourbridge News: News reporter Bev Holder gets the lowdown from Miss Whisky (Alwynne Gwilt) on Balvenie 17-year Doublewood single malt Scotch whisky

12:23pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A CHANCE to taste some of the rarest and most expensive drams in the world brought whisky connoisseurs flocking to Stourbridge from across the country and beyond.

Stourbridge eco group to host talk on the human diet over the ages

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

STOURBRIDGE eco group Transition Stourbridge is hosting a talk about the modern human diet and how it compares to that of our ancestors.

Stourbridge shopping centre's coffee morning raises around £500 for cancer charity

Stourbridge News:

4:31pm Monday 29th September 2014

CUSTOMERS enjoying a cuppa in Stourbridge’s Ryemarket shopping centre as part of the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning have raised around £500 to help cancer sufferers.

Fundraising continues in memory of Stourbridge man Neil Gordon

Stourbridge News:

8:30am Monday 29th September 2014

TIRELESS charity fundraisers have raised thousands in memory of former Stourbridge man Neil Gordon.

Whisky Festival back in Stourbridge

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

THE Midlands Whisky Festival is heading back to Stourbridge this weekend.

Stourbridge U3A

11:44am Thursday 25th September 2014

This month’s meeting was held in the New Road Methodist Church on September 4, when members were treated to a brilliant talk by Brian Draper on “The hidden wildlife of a city”.

Wheatus to play Stourbridge's River Rooms

Stourbridge News: WHEATUS

5:59pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

US pop rockers Wheatus will make their debut at a Stourbridge music venue next week.



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