Localism events

5 July 2018

This event for parish and town councils provided information on a range of topical issues including Wychavon’s new promises, Council Tax issues and the South Worcestershire Development Plan review.  During the event we highlighted a range of opportunities for supporting local communities including the new Community Legacy Grant scheme, Wychavon Village of Culture competition and Community Led Housing Fund.

Click to view the programme and the presentation slides and read a summary of the event.

For more details contact tracy.perkins@wychavon.gov.uk


Clean, green and safe places

15 September 2016

The event included presentations on:

  • Reducing and preventing crime – tips and support that’s available to you – from our Community Safety Manager and Business and Rural Crime Co-ordinator

  • Organising a clean-up/litter pick – how to go about it and what support we can offer

  • Money matters – our Deputy Managing Director, Vic Allison, will update you on budgets, Council Tax setting and New Homes Bonus

  • Supporting and informing local councils - Richard Levett, Executive Officer, Worcestershire County Association of Local Councils

There was also the opportunity to attend a choice of two 30 minute learning/we could do that sessions. 

Click here to view the programmehere to view the slides and read a short summary of the event to find out more details.


Strong communities event: 9 June 2015

This event focused on the part parish and town councils can play in developing and supporting strong local communities.  Topics included community renewable energy projects, New Homes Bonus, the Wychavon Rural Communities programme and affordable housing for local people.  Participants also heard some of the latest data about Wychavon and from the Police and Crime Commissioner's Community Ambassador.

View the event slides and read a short summary of the event with details about where you can find out more.