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County Council commits to train station redevelopment project

Worcestershire County Council’s Cabinet has weighed-in behind the vision for a new Redditch Train Station by endorsing proposals to acquire the land the plans say it may require, resorting to compulsory purchase orders if necessary. The proposals would see the delivery of a new two storey station with an expanded waiting room, new retail facilities […]

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Fly-by-Nite based in Redditch gets awarded over £500k from cultural fund

As reported in the Redditch Standard. REDDITCH-based Fly By Nite Conferences is to receive £586,000 from the Government’s £1.57billion Cultural Recovery Fund. The Lakeside-based firm provides transportation to the live event industry, carrying equipment such as stage sets, lighting, and power generators throughout the UK, Europe and beyond with a fleet of specialised vehicles and […]

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The Orangery in Redditch named one of the top places for outdoor dining in the UK

Redditch has received another feel good boost today as The Organery in Matchborough has been listed by The Times as one of the top places to eat outdoors in the whole UK. The article cites the grounds of the converted Elizabethan manor house as the site of a pop-up gin palace that’s ready and waiting […]

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Redditch named 3rd best place for start-up survival in England

As many in business will know the most crucial time for a new enterprise is its first year. We are delighted, then, to hear that Redditch has been identified as a place in England with one of the lowest “startup death rates”, meaning businesses started in Redditch generally lost longer than many other parts of […]