Restored artwork showcases Malvern’s past

  Pictured: One of the restored pieces of artwork showing a view of how Malvern used to look from Avenue Road.   Rare pieces of artwork that have been restored to their former glory are set to go on show at Malvern Library as part of a new exhibition. “Malvern through the Centuries” features numerous paintings and prints tracking how Malvern has changed over the...

Call for sites launched as part of review of the South Worcestershire Development Plan

Councils are asking for information on land that could potentially be suitable for future housing and employment development in south Worcestershire. The “call for sites” is part of the official review of the South Worcestershire Development Plan (SWDP), that will see the blueprint for providing jobs and homes extended to 2041, as required by the Government. Anyone who has an interest in...

Food Festival set to tickle taste buds

A food artist who has created tasty artwork for some of the biggest companies in the world is set to showcase her skills at this year’s Malvern Food Festival. Prudence Staite will be conjuring up some chocolate sculptures in front of the thousands of people expected to pack into the town centre for the event on Bank Holiday Monday (28 May). Prudence has previously produced food related...

Can you beat the Letterboxing challenge?

Pictured: Competition winners Holly Ben-Dyke, Anna Lai and Holly Wilkinson show off their rubber stamp designs with Rachel Vann, Malvern Hills District Council’s Health and Wellbeing Officer.   Children and families will have the chance to get active whilst exploring the Malvern Hills thanks to the launch of a fun new treasure hunt. Letterboxing is an orienteering...

Pair fined for throwing cigarettes out of window

A man and a woman have been fined for littering after being caught throwing their cigarette ends out of their car windows. The woman, from Worcester, was spotted by one of Malvern Hills District Council’s Community and Environmental Protection Officers (CEPO) committing the offence at the traffic lights on the A449 Worcester Road at Powick. In a separate incident, a man from Malvern was...