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Town Mayor pays tribute to long serving Town Crier

At the Town Council meeting on Wednesday 16th December 2020, the Town Mayor, Councillor Sarah Rook, paid tribute to former Town Crier Mr. Jim Pearman, who has recently passed away. Councillor Rook said Jim had served as Town Crier for Kidderminster for over 10 year...

Armistice Day in Kidderminster

Armistice Day in Kidderminster

Paying respects to the fallen soldiers in Kidderminster this Remembrance Sunday are civic dignities including the Mayor, MP and Deputy Lord Lieutenant and members of the Royal British Legion.

National Lottery Funding for Kidderminster

National Lottery Funding for Kidderminster

Kidderminster Town Council has been awarded a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant to investigate the current condition of the Town Hall as well as explore potential development options for the building to secure a sustainable future and make it more accessible to...

Book of Condolence

Book of Condolence

A Book of Condolence for anyone affected by the Coronavirus is currently outside the Town Hall for anyone wishing to sign. Photo Councillor Sarah Rook, Mayor of Kidderminster (right) and the Mayor’s Chaplain, Marie Holmes (left).

New Town Council Unveils first Clerk

New Town Council Unveils first Clerk

Kidderminster Town Council has announced the recommended candidate for appointment as its first Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. At its meeting on 10 February, the Council is being asked formally to ratify the appointment of Tony Beirne, who is presently Town...

Mayor’s Charity Ball a Success!

Mayor’s Charity Ball a Success!

Last Friday the Mayor, Councillor Martin Stooke, was proud to host his Charity Ball, themed ‘A Day at the Races’ at Kidderminster Town Hall. The fundraiser was very well attended by local mayors, councillors and members of the public and included a superb performance...

Kidderminster Community Awards

Kidderminster Community Awards

Nominate Here! Kidderminster Town Council is hosting its ever popular Community Awards on Thursday 19 September 2019 at Kidderminster Town Hall. Now in its third year, the awards aim to recognise and reward the outstanding works of individuals, groups and...

New Mayor for Kidderminster 2019

New Mayor for Kidderminster 2019

Last Wednesday, at the annual meeting of Kidderminster Town Council, Councillor David Ross was installed as Mayor of Kidderminster for the coming year. Councillor Sarah Rook will hold the position of Deputy Mayor. Over 200 guests, many Mayors and dignitaries from the...

Town Hall Transfer

Town Hall Transfer

On 1st April 2019, the operation and management of Kidderminster Town Hall was officially transferred to Kidderminster Town Council from Wyre Forest District Council. The Town Council has taken over the day to day management of the hall, including running events,...

Working with the Dementia Action Alliance

Working with the Dementia Action Alliance

On Thursday 13 December, Kidderminster Dementia Action Alliance worked to help raise awareness of the ‘dementia friendly’ services available across the Town. The Dementia Awareness Event took place in Starbucks Coffee, Weavers Wharf and included representatives from...