Pershore, England Newswire

Pershore, England Newswire

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  1. Meet the homeless hounds in foster careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 14 | Evesham Journal

    Dogs Trust's Home From Home scheme launched in 2015 and finds foster homes for dogs that need a little extra TLC and time out from the hustle and bustle of the rehoming centre, such as young puppies, older dogs and those who have lived in a home all their life. There are currently eight dogs living in foster homes over Christmas with 65 being rehomed from the scheme this year alone.

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  2. Schools open up again, but with some restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 13 | Evesham Journal

    SCHOOLS is Worcester and across the south of the county are all open today, but many are advising students and parents to exercise caution in travelling, and some timetable alterations have been made. We will operate a staggered start and finish with registers open until 10am and pick up from 2:30pm.

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  3. Pershore mayor in call for rail service improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Evesham Journal

    Mayor Bob Gillmor has written to the managing director of Great Western Railway's managing director Mark Hopwood about fears that the number of trains calling there may be cut. The fears were fuelled by an article in the magazine Modern Railways, which quotes Mr Hopwood as saying that "some Pershore calls may have to be taken out of the timetable to make way for a Worcestershire Parkway stop".

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  4. From African songs to David Bowie- choir promises lively performanceRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Evesham Journal

    VOCAL High, a group of around 40 singers from Pershore and Worcester, are set to deliver a unique winter performance on Saturday December 16. The group is led by singer and vocal coach Paula Evans - who also sings with the vocal quintet 'Excelsa Voces' - and pianist Chris Long. Despite having formed only 20 months ago 'Vocal High' has grown to a membership of over 40 and has performed on numerous occasions, including onstage alongside over 800 singers at 'Riversfest' at Croome Court, at the Three Counties Showground and at the Worcester Victorian Fayre.

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  5. MP calls for residents to have say on Pershore link roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Evesham Journal

    WEST Worcestershire MP Harriett Baldwin has urged Pershore commuters to have their say as Worcestershire County Council plans the design of the new Pershore Link Road. The county council has opened a consultation which will look at the new road which will connect the town centre with the A44.

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  6. Daniel Gurney. Photo supplied by West Mercia PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Evesham Journal

    He then returned to her home in Priest Lane and snuck into the occupied house and stole the ladies handbag and contents, including cash and a mobile phone on Tuesday October 24. Officers gathered evidence of the offence and identified Gurney. He was arrested on Wednesday November 8 in Pershore and taken to Worcester custody.

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  7. Unsafe travel conditions have been blamed for school closures. Picture: David Davies/PA WireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Droitwich Advertiser

    A statement says: "After much thought the school and pre-school will be closed Monday 11th December to ensure the safety of all staff and pupils." Kempsey Primary School , Upton is closed.

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  8. Updated - School Closures: Which schools are closed in Worcestershire today?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Evesham Journal

    A statement says: "After much thought the school and pre-school will be closed Monday 11th December to ensure the safety of all staff and pupils." Kempsey Primary School , Upton is closed.

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  9. Snow hits weekend football fixturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Malvern Gazette

    EVESHAM United's Evo-Stik Southern League Division One West match at home to Swindon Supermarine today has been postponed due to snow. Redditch United's Southern League Premier Division home match with Gosport Borough on their all-weather pitch was also postponed due to snow.

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  10. Majority of residents call for Aldi application to be approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Evesham Journal

    ALDI wants to build a new store with 1,254mA2 net retail floor space, just off the Wyre Piddle Bypass roundabout. The plans were submitted to Wychavon District Council in July 2017 but have been recommended for refusal by planning officers.

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  11. Letter of the Day: Government needs to step in and improve services...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Worcester News

    Transport secretary Chris Grayling's conversion to reopen rail lines and stations closed under Beeching needs urgently to extend to improving services from existing stations where usage is steadily improving - boosted by major housing growth - but which are now under threat. Year on year passenger growth continues at Pershore and Honeybourne in recently released official figures for 2016/7 outstripping the performance of other main stations between Worcester and Oxford where growth appears to have stalled - or declined.

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  12. Evesham Sunday football round-up: Strawberry Fields foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Cotswold Journal

    STRAWBERRY Fields United stormed to the top of Evesham Sunday League Division Three by racking up double figures in a 10-2 bashing of Fairfield Titans. Connor Sherry and Dan Sherry each fired in doubles in the one-sided contest, while TDMS Evesham recorded a 3-1 win at Stour Excelsior reserves and Pebworth downed Ashton 88 2-1 on their own patch.

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  13. Chance to have say on potential changes to three-tier school systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Worcester News

    WEST Worcestershire MP Harriett Baldwin has urged Pershore parents to have their say on a major consultation which could change the educational system in the town. Avonreach Academy Trust, which runs Pershore High School and Cherry Orchard First School in the town, is asking parents for views on proposals which will see pupils enter the high school at year seven and stay longer at the first schools operated by the trust - in effect converting them to primary schools.

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  14. Football: Award-winning junior league seeks assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Malvern Gazette

    The Mercian Fortis Junior Football League, which draws its teams from Malvern, Worcester, Pershore, Evesham and Kidderminster amongst others, is looking for more assistance to keep it working efficiently.

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  15. Plan for 81 holiday caravans rejected by plannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Worcester News

    Allens Caravans, who own Comberton Golf Club had applied for the static caravans to be allowed at the club to allow for tourists. Planning officer Gavin Greenhow said: "The application site lies in close proximity to the Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and forms a part of its setting.

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  16. Storm Caroline heads for Britain TONIGHT with 80mph galesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Daily Mail

    Calm before the storm! North Sea oil rig evacuated as Storm Caroline heads for Britain TONIGHT with 80mph gales, freezing temperatures and SNOW Blizzards and 80mph winds are set to batter Britain for three days as Storm Caroline sweeps in from the Atlantic. The country has been warned to brace for an Arctic blast as the Met Office announced the third named storm of the season, with is expected to sweep in tonight and bring snow to many parts of Britain the weekend.

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  17. HOCKEY: Davis hits winner for TenburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Ludlow Advertiser

    TENBURY Ladies head into the Christmas break with a much needed 1-0 victory over Pershore, a result that lifted them up to mid-table in Division One of the Worcestershire Hockey League. Her attempt was saved by the Pershore keeper but captain Abi Davis pounced to steer rebound into the bottom left corner.

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  18. Beware the Beast from the EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Daily Mail

    Beware the Beast from the East! Temperatures could plummet as low as minus EIGHT on Thursday with 70mph storms and a Arctic blast set to dump at least two inches of snow Temperatures could plummet as low as -8C this week with 70mph storms and an Arctic blast set to dump at least two inches of snow. Britons have been told to brace themselves for a plunge in temperatures as freezing gales, rain and hail showers batter the nation.

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  19. Worcester Sunday League: Malvern Vale beat Warndon Villages in 11-goal thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Malvern Gazette

    AN 11-goal thriller at Malvern Vale saw the hosts defeat Warndon Villages 6-5 to move into second place in McDonald's Worcester and District League Sunday Division Two. Sean Smith hit a hat-trick for Vale with Luke Bailey, Dan Hunt and Ricky Buckland also on the scoresheet.

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  20. UK weather: Temperatures could plummet to minus eightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Daily Mail

    Here comes the even bigger chill! Temperatures could plummet as low as minus EIGHT on Thursday with Arctic blast set to dump at least two inches of snow Britain is braced for an 'arctic plunge' this week as forecasters predict high winds and snow showers for much of the country, with temperatures dropping as low as -8C . While many people enjoyed a relatively mild weekend, with highs of 12.4C in South Wales yesterday, the weather will become far more wintry by Wednesday.

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