South Worcester Voice News

March 06 2019 Visit by HRH The Princess Royal is day NCW students will 'never forget'

Visit by HRH The Princess Royal is day NCW students will 'never forget'

The Princess Royal has visited New College Worcester (NCW) to celebrate the work of overseas volunteers. .. Read More


March 06 2019 What you will pay in council tax this year

What you will pay in council tax this year

Residents of St Peter’s will pay £1,765.13 in council tax for an average Band D property for the coming year while those elsewhere in the city, including Battenhall, Cherry Orchard and Red Hill, will pay £1,747.63. .. Read More


March 06 2019 Rundown park will be turned into an  'interesting' play area

Rundown park will be turned into an 'interesting' play area

Upgrading of a Battenhall Park children’s play area has been welcomed by councillors who have been pressing for the improvements over recent years. .. Read More


March 06 2019 Anti-social behaviour is main cause of concern for residents

Anti-social behaviour is main cause of concern for residents

Anti-social behaviour continues to be the issue of most concern to residents of Battenhall and St Peter’s according to police. .. Read More


February 27 2019 Retirement roadshow rolling into Worcester Guildhall

Retirement roadshow rolling into Worcester Guildhall

A retirement roadshow being held in Worcester will be attended by the city’s MP... Read More


February 26 2019 Event explains how to become a councillor

Event explains how to become a councillor

Anyone thinking of standing as a councillor in May’s Worcester City Council and parish council elections can find out more at an event during March... Read More


February 20 2019 Illegal cigarettes and tobacco seized by trading standards officers

Illegal cigarettes and tobacco seized by trading standards officers

More than 5,000 illegal cigarettes and 70 packets of hand-rolling tobacco have been seized by Trading Standards officers in Worcestershire because they were either counterfeit or illicit... Read More


February 18 2019 Worcester Warriors Homeless Rugby Team captain taking part in Big Worcester Sleep Out

Worcester Warriors Homeless Rugby Team captain taking part in Big Worcester Sleep Out

Kerry Simons knows what it is like to sleep rough but the captain of Warriors Homeless Rugby Team will be sleeping out under the stars again as part of the Big Worcester Sleep Out to raise money for the charity that has helped to transform a life... Read More


February 16 2019 Rollout of Smartwater continues in St Peter's

Rollout of Smartwater continues in St Peter's

The rollout of Smartwater to residents of St Peter’s continues over the next week... Read More


February 13 2019 Police appeal to victims of crime to come forward

Police appeal to victims of crime to come forward

Victims of crime in St Peter’s and Battenhall are more likely to highlight it on social media than tell police, who have called for all incidents to be reported directly to them... Read More