Opportunity to ask the experts at free rural community event

Opportunity to ask the experts at free rural community event   The rural community from across South Worcestershire will have the chance to ask the experts anything from rural crime to mental health at a free event next week.   The ‘Protect Your Farm, Protect Yourself’ event will be held from 4pm to 7pm on Thursday 22 November at Three Counties Showground. ...
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Chance for Westlands residents to meet their local councillors at event

Chance for Westlands residents to meet their local councillors at event   Westlands residents will have the chance to raise any issues or questions they may have with local councillors, police and other authorities at a free event next week.   The ‘Communities and Agencies Together’ event will be held from 7.30pm to 9pm on Tuesday 20 November at Westlands...
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New Leader sets out his priorities

New Leader sets out his priorities   The new Leader of Wychavon has made continuing to make the district a better place for people to live, work and visit his key priority over the coming months.   Cllr Bradley Thomas was elected at a Council meeting on Wednesday (7 November 2018) following the announcement by Cllr Linda Robinson she was stepping down after...
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Creative Wychavon youngsters wanted for art competition

Creative Wychavon youngsters wanted for art competition   Creative youngsters from across Wychavon could win the chance to have their work displayed in an exhibition as part of a visual arts competition.   Visualize, a competition for 11 to 18-year-olds (approximately school years six to 13), will return for another year and Wychavon District Council is...
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Plenty of advice on offer at free community workshops in Wychavon

Plenty of advice on offer at free community workshops in Wychavon   A series of free workshops will be held across Wychavon aimed at community groups, parish and town councils.   Following the success of the ‘Running an Effective Village Hall’ event last month, Wychavon District Council will be running a programme of ‘Supporting Communities’ workshops on...
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District councils take on cycling challenge for BBC Children in Need

District councils take on cycling challenge for BBC Children in Need   Staff from Malvern Hills and Wychavon District Councils will be putting their foot to the pedal when they take on a virtual 500 mile charity cycle challenge.   In support of BBC Children in Need’s Rickshaw Challenge 2018, council staff will each aim to complete 50 miles or more between 8...
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Views wanted on new required development in South Worcestershire by 2041

Views wanted on new required development in South Worcestershire by 2041 Views are being sought to help shape the future growth of South Worcestershire into the middle of this century. A public consultation is being launched on Monday, 5 November on the review of the South Worcestershire Development Plan (SWDP). This will help Malvern Hills District, Worcester City and...
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Silent soldiers around Wychavon

Silent soldiers around Wychavon   To mark the final year of the World War One centenary commemorations, Wychavon have partnered with The Royal British Legion to display silhouettes of soldiers that will stand around the district serving as a reminder of the conflict. As part of the ‘Thank you’ movement the Royal British Legion are inviting communities to reflect on and...
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Jail for landowner operating illegal waste site

Jail for landowner operating illegal waste site A Landowner who repeatedly flouted an injunction banning him from operating an illegal waste disposal site has been given further jail time. John Bruce, 46, was convicted at the High Court in Birmingham on Wednesday 24 October for breaching an injunction brought by Wychavon District Council under the Town and Country Planning...
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New fund to help improve children’s life chances

New fund to help improve children’s life chances   Schools, nurseries and voluntary groups are being invited to apply for a new fund to help improve the life chances of the district’s most disadvantaged young people.   Wychavon is making small grants of between £250 and £1,000 available to fund projects or schemes aimed at improving the life chances of...
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