Residents reminded to register to vote

Residents in the Malvern Hills area are being reminded to ensure they are registered to vote ahead of the County Council elections on Thursday 4 May 2017. Anyone who wants to vote in the forthcoming County Council elections must be on the Register of Electors. The electoral register is maintained and published by Malvern Hills District Council. People that are already on the electoral...

Litter squad cleans up

A special litter hit squad has been targeting Malvern Hills Distict’s ‘grot spots’ as part of a national campaign to get communities cleaning up their areas.   Staff from Malvern Hills District Council were joined by Council Leader Cllr Phil Grove, Chairman Cllr John Raine and residents, as they spent last Friday morning (10 March) clearing away rubbish littering the district’s...

Nominations open for Malvern Hills District Community Sports Awards 2017

The Malvern Hills District Community Sports Awards returns for its seventh year with the opportunity to recognise coaches, clubs, volunteers and sporting stars. Nominations are sought for the thirteen award categories on offer, including Positive Change of the Year and Sports School of the Year, which are new for 2017. The winners will then be announced during a ceremony on...

Apprentices crafting a bright future

Three young apprentices are set to become tomorrow’s skilled craftsmen thanks to local company Roundhouse, and a grant from Malvern Hills District Council.   Josh Hocking, 20 from Pickersleigh, has just completed his apprenticeship with the award-winning luxury kitchen designer and is now working as a qualified cabinet maker.   Zak Taylor and Nathan...

Children’s learn to ride a bike course returns

Children will soon be able to ride a bike when the popular Balanceability course returns.   The programme takes place on Thursday 16 March at The Hill Centre, Upton upon Severn, with two sessions available at 4.15pm and 5pm.   Balanceability is the UK’s first and only accredited learn to cycle programme, which involves a schedule of fun activities that build...