Progress and attainment results: how did high schools in Kidderminster, Bewdley and Stourport perform?

A new way of assessing the quality of teaching and learning reveals big differences between Wyre Forest’s secondary schools. Holy Trinity School in Kidderminster and Bewdley High School sit at the top of the local league table when measured on Progress 8 - a new government assessment tool introduced last year

New live music and pizza venue at Bewdley attraction

A new bar, pizzeria and live music venue is swiftly taking shape at Bewdley’s popular Hopley’s campsite as part of a £100,000 investment. The venue, currently being erected, is the next stage in the development of Hopley’s Family Campsite as a festival, wedding reception and family celebration venue. It is due to

New look planned for Brinton Park: Victorian with a modern twist

Plans to revive the lost heritage of Kidderminster's landmark Brinton Park will be the focus of a community meeting next week. (NOV 30, 6pm) The Heritage Lottery Fund project seeks to reinstate lost landmarks of the park which have disappeared over recent decades. Ideas already under discussion are a new pavilion with

Mr Tee’s love affair with Northern Soul

  It’s been a heart-thumping, foot-tapping, brain-spinning adventure of a life so far for Kidderminster’s own Mr Tee. Mr Tee – otherwise known as Francis Terry Thomas, also known as Francis T, or just plain Terry - has rubbed shoulders with soul and rock icons and promoted a number one hit in

Celebrating Bewdley’s enticing doors!

Behind every door lies a story. That was the thought that buzzed through my mind as I enjoyed an autumnal walk through Bewdley in the drizzle. It was easy to drift and imagine the lives that have been enjoyed and endured behind the beautiful frontages that line the town's streets. I love