Our Town Regeneration and Economy Advisory Panel provide our Executive Board with advice and policy development support on matters relating to the regeneration, economic growth and investment in the district's three towns.  The Panel's responsibilities include:

  • Having an overview of, and helping shape, the annual priorities and activities of the three Business Partnerships Managers.
  • Considering any Growth Fund applications, key investment proposals or strategic matters which affect the towns.
  • Promoting and encouraging opportunities for European, lottery or other funding to support the economies of the towns.
  • Developing actions to support the town centre economies.
  • If required by the Executive Board, considering any car parking matters that affect the towns.
  • Supporting the development or implementation of any Town Plans and Neighbourhood Plans where such plans are promoted by the towns.
  • Having an overview of the festivals and events programmes in the towns.
  • Where appropriate, helping identify local skills gaps and working with educational establishments to further skills development opportunities.
  • From time to time, organising Panel sponsored events.

Meetings of the Panel are open to the public.  You can view meeting dates, agendas and minutes here.

The Town Panel has commissioned studies into each of town centres in the District – Evesham, Pershore and Droitwich Spa, together with a summary report that compares all three

 In addition to the reports, presentations are available with quick access to statistical information from the surveys, and summaries of each report can also be provided.  If you have any questions about these reports, please contact Chris Brooks, Regeneration Manager, on chris.brooks@wychavon.gov.uk or 01386 565343.

For more general information contact Tracy Perkins:
Call: 01386 565517
Email: tracy.perkins@wychavon.gov.uk