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Roll up, roll up for panto fun!

Roll up, roll up for panto fun!

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON ArtsHouse is putting on the pantomime Aladdin this year and is inviting local people to join the professional cast. There will be…


COMPETITION: Win signed Shakespeare map artwork

COMPETITION: Win signed Shakespeare map artwork

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON-born artist Jane Tomlinson has created three illustrated maps in praise of William Shakespeare. Jane started drawing maps just as…


Jumble sale boosts church funds

Jumble sale boosts church funds

THE Reverend Canon Roy Brown, left, Associate Minister at St Andrew’s Church in Wilmcote, gave his support to Stan Lapidge and Diana Howles, both church…


Still time to vote on Stratford's Monopoly board

Still time to vote on Stratford's Monopoly board

THOUSANDS of votes have already been cast by the people of Stratford to have their favourite landmarks included on the town’s Monopoly board but voting…


VIDEO: Stratford's Shakespeare parade

VIDEO: Stratford's Shakespeare parade

Thousands of people lined the streets of Stratford last Saturday for the town’s annual Shakespeare parade. The parade is considered one of the highlights…


PICTURE GALLERY: Wicks claims superb sixth in Shakespeare Marathon

PICTURE GALLERY: Wicks claims superb sixth in Shakespeare Marathon

THOUSANDS of runners lined up to take on the Rotary Club Shakespeare Marathon and Half Marathon on Saturday, putting many hours of hard training to the…


Stratford head into new season lacking match practice

Stratford head into new season lacking match practice

STRATFORD skipper Mike Brown admits his team are ‘a little underprepared’ ahead of their Birmingham League Division Two season, which starts this weekend. The…


Police search for missing Alcester teenager

Police search for missing Alcester teenager

Police are appealing for help to find an Alcester teenager, who has been missing since Saturday. 15-year-old Ellie Mae Shaylor was last seen in Stratford…


VIDEO: Stars arriving at the RSC

VIDEO: Stars arriving at the RSC

Stars of stage and screen descended on Stratford on Saturday as the RSC hosted a spectacular live televised show in tribute to William Shakespeare. Crowds…


Stratford Town Trust boss to retire

Stratford Town Trust boss to retire

HELEN MUNRO, chief executive of Stratford-upon-Avon Town Trust since 2012, is to retire in October this year. Mrs Munro’s period at the helm of the trust…


Weekend to savour for Stratford Boat Club

Weekend to savour for Stratford Boat Club

WHILST all the celebrations were happening in Stratford, three Stratford Boat Club crews were representing the West Midlands at the Junior Inter-Regional…


VIDEO: Prince Charles visits New Place and Holy Trinity Church

VIDEO: Prince Charles visits New Place and Holy Trinity Church

A sea of smiling faces greeted Prince Charles when he visited New Place and Holy Trinity Church on Saturday, as the world’s attention focussed on Stratford. The…


PICTURE GALLERY: Shakespeare Celebrations Parade 2016

PICTURE GALLERY: Shakespeare Celebrations Parade 2016

Here is a gallery of photos taken by the Stratford-upon-Avon Herald's Mark Williamson and Lucy Ford at the Shakespeare Celebrations Parade on Saturday,…


PICTURE GALLERY: Prince Charles' visit to Holy Trinity Church 2016

PICTURE GALLERY: Prince Charles' visit to Holy Trinity Church 2016

Here is a gallery of photos taken by the Stratford-upon-Avon Herald’s Mark Williamson during Prince Charles' visit to Holy Trinity Church on Saturday,…


Gearing up for Festival of Motoring

Gearing up for Festival of Motoring

Thousands of classic car enthusiasts are set to descend on Stratford at the weekend as the town’s annual festival of motoring rolls into town. More than…


Free Birthday Celebrations Pullout!

Free Birthday Celebrations Pullout!

There's an extra bonus for readers in today's Herald. . . The news team have been busy covering the Shakespeare Birthday Celebrations throughout the weekend…


In today's Herald . . .

In today's Herald . . .

THIS week's Stratford-upon-Avon Herald is a bumper 60-page paper, and it's all about Shakespeare... well almost! Included in those 60 pages is a 16-page…


First goal was vital, says Town boss Adams

First goal was vital, says Town boss Adams

STRATFORD Town manager Carl Adams said scoring the first goal was crucial in Stratford Town’s victory over Cambridge City at the DCS Stadium on Tuesday…


Warwickshire go top as weather-ravaged clash ends in draw

Warwickshire go top as weather-ravaged clash ends in draw

WARWICKSHIRE moved to the top of the embryonic Specsavers County Championship Division One table after their weather-ravaged clash with Yorkshire drifted…


Man charged after fatal bike crash

Man charged after fatal bike crash

A 35-year-old man has appeared in court charged with causing death by dangerous driving after a motorcyclist died in Wootton Wawen on Monday night. Craig…


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