Home   Authors   Author

Subscribe Now

MP dropped from apprenticeships role

07 September 2016
MP dropped from apprenticeships role

MP dropped from apprenticeships role

07 September 2016

STRATFORD MP Nadhim Zahawi has ceased to be the Downing Street apprenticeships adviser. He was appointed to the role by David Cameron in November 2015…


Anger as months of work impacts on Wood Street traders

06 September 2016
Anger as months of work impacts on Wood Street traders

Anger as months of work impacts on Wood Street traders

06 September 2016

A RESTAURATEUR in Stratford-upon-avon believes he’s entitled to a huge reduction in business rates because of loss of trade caused by scaffolding all…


REVIEW: Nicola Benedetti 'simply brilliant'

06 September 2016
REVIEW: Nicola Benedetti 'simply brilliant'

REVIEW: Nicola Benedetti 'simply brilliant'

06 September 2016

THE town of Chipping Campden was last week treated to a musical extravaganza of breathtaking brilliance — two concerts within two days with Nicola Benedetti,…


Stratford markets contract to be re-tendered

05 September 2016
Stratford markets contract to be re-tendered

Stratford markets contract to be re-tendered

05 September 2016

THE current operator of street markets in Stratford-upon-Avon – Geraud of Liverpool – will have a fight on its hands if it wants to hold on to its contract…


Crunch meeting for quarry plans

01 September 2016
Crunch meeting for quarry plans

Crunch meeting for quarry plans

01 September 2016

HUGE objections to sand and gravel extraction in south Warwickshire gathered momentum this week as decision day on the issue looms ever closer. Powerful…


Masons Court goes back on the market

29 August 2016
Masons Court goes back on the market

Masons Court goes back on the market

29 August 2016

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON'S oldest residential property, Masons Court, has been put on the market by its new owner with the aim of making a large profit. The…


New Town Trust chief makes community pledge

19 August 2016
New Town Trust chief makes community pledge

New Town Trust chief makes community pledge

19 August 2016

THE new chief executive of Stratford-upon-Avon Town Trust regards the organisation’s 2,000 members as the representatives of the community from whom the…


VIDEO: World famous violinist to perform in Chipping Campden

15 August 2016
VIDEO: World famous violinist to perform in Chipping Campden

VIDEO: World famous violinist to perform in Chipping Campden

15 August 2016

NICOLA BENEDETTI, one of the world’s most acclaimed violinists, will be visiting Chipping Campden this month to perform two of the great Romantic violin…


Stratford Town Trust appoints new chief executive

03 August 2016
Stratford Town Trust appoints new chief executive

Stratford Town Trust appoints new chief executive

03 August 2016

STRATFORD Town Trust has announced who will take over from its chief executive Helen Munro when she retires this month. He is Justin Williams, who has…


Crucial new road scheme completed

03 August 2016
Crucial new road scheme completed

Crucial new road scheme completed

03 August 2016

A NEW £10 million dual carriageway to improve the link from the British Motor Museum at Gaydon to the M40 motorway has been completed after 18 months’…


World Shakespeare Congress being held in Stratford and London

02 August 2016
World Shakespeare Congress being held in Stratford and London

World Shakespeare Congress being held in Stratford and London

02 August 2016

THE tenth World Shakespeare Congress is being held in Stratford-upon-Avon and London this week – the first time the event has been co-hosted in two locations…


Colleges announce merger

01 August 2016
Colleges announce merger

Colleges announce merger

01 August 2016

WARWICKSHIRE College Group and South Worcestershire College officially merged today (Monday) with the declared aim of bringing improved services to students,…


Community centre saved from the axe

25 July 2016
Community centre saved from the axe

Community centre saved from the axe

25 July 2016

STRATFORD’S Ken Kennett community centre – which faced the prospect of imminent closure only a few weeks ago – looks set for a sunny future after all. The…


Stratford College under attack

19 July 2016
Stratford College under attack

Stratford College under attack

19 July 2016

DAMNING allegations about the way Stratford-upon-Avon College is being run - to the detriment of its staff and students - have emerged. The claims, which…


Boris Johnson's Shakespeare project dropped?

18 July 2016
Boris Johnson's Shakespeare project dropped?

Boris Johnson's Shakespeare project dropped?

18 July 2016

THE biography that new Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was commissioned to write of William Shakespeare now looks like it will never happen. And according…


Shakespeare's will goes on display in Stratford

16 July 2016
Shakespeare's will goes on display in Stratford

Shakespeare's will goes on display in Stratford

16 July 2016

SHAKESPEARE’S last will and testament has returned to Stratford-upon-Avon for the first time in 400 years and will go on public display today (Saturday…


Theresa May becomes PM as we recall her visit to south Warwickshire

13 July 2016
Theresa May becomes PM as we recall her visit to south Warwickshire

Theresa May becomes PM as we recall her visit to south Warwickshire

13 July 2016

BRITAIN’S new Prime Minister, Theresa May, made a special trip to Stratford-upon-Avon – via Shipston-on-Stour – during the first weekend of May 2009. At…


Lib Dem taunts Stratford MP over post-Brexit NHS funding

12 July 2016
Lib Dem taunts Stratford MP over post-Brexit NHS funding

Lib Dem taunts Stratford MP over post-Brexit NHS funding

12 July 2016

STRATFORD-ON-AVON MP Nadhim Zahawi today (Tuesday) responded to a challenge from a local Liberal Democrat councillor on the provision of funding for the…


Stratford's planning blueprint is finally rubber stamped

11 July 2016
Stratford's planning blueprint is finally rubber stamped

Stratford's planning blueprint is finally rubber stamped

11 July 2016

THE long-awaited core strategy for the Stratford-on-Avon district was finally adopted this afternoon, Monday – protecting the area at last from the so-called…


Stratford and Warwickshire College merger moves rejected

08 July 2016
Stratford and Warwickshire College merger moves rejected

Stratford and Warwickshire College merger moves rejected

08 July 2016

THE chairman of Stratford-upon-Avon College’s governors, Lord Digby Jones, has told Warwickshire College to “get your tanks off my lawn” in response to…


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More