2 March 2017
GETTING active is something we’re all encouraged to do. At one Stratford school, it’s now easier and more enjoyable than ever before thanks to a state-of-the-art fitness suite open not just to . . .
24 February 2017
A NEW lipreading group has been started in Stratford town by CELST, the Central England Lip-Reading Support Trust. In July 2016 the charity was awarded £4,215 by the Town Trust to establish . . .
11 November 2016
IT COULD be all too easy to take them for granted – because year after year, there they are sprinkling Christmas magic all over town. Stratford’s festive display goes beyond impressive – . . .
18 October 2016
ON a summer’s eve, Stratford wouldn’t quite be Stratford without the sight and sounds of crews rowing up and downstream on the river. Of course they are not just there in the summer - or just in . . .
18 July 2016
“WE are now the envy of some other clubs throughout the county - that’s how amazing our facilities are.” Those are the words of John Dixon, Chairman of Stratford-on-Avon Tennis Club. Stratford . . .
23 June 2016
YOU may be surprised to learn that the biggest female team sport in England is now football. And how the figures have swollen… Last season more than 147,000 female players competed in affiliated . . .
24 May 2016
“A HOUSE without books is like a room without windows” – so said the author Heinrich Mann. Working away all across our local area is a band of people supporting an innovative project committed . . .
8 March 2016
“A REFUGE is more than just a roof over a woman’s head - we offer vital support that gives women and children the building blocks to start a new life.” A powerful message from Sandra Horley . . .
10 February 2016
IT’S a shocking statistic; 73 per cent of children in Stratford identified under the Warwickshire Priority Families Programme are not regularly attending school. That figure is the highest in . . .
16 November 2015
IN ONE two-hour slot, 17 people were issued with an emergency parcel from Stratford Foodbank. That’s an example of the Foodbank at its busiest, but the statistic is no less shocking; 17 local . . .