Students visit Council House for Local Democracy Day

From improving public transport to planting more trees, students came up with ideas to reduce carbon emissions in the Malvern Hills District as part of Local Democracy Day.During a visit to the Council House in Malvern, the 25 Key Stage Three students from The Chase School, Dyson Perrins Academy, Hanley Castle High School and Tenbury High Ormiston ...
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Volunteers sought for Malvern Tourist Information Centre

Malvern Tourist Information Centre is seeking enthusiastic volunteers who can spare a few hours a week to help out.The centre, which is now located in the Lyttelton Well Courtyard on Church Street, provides information on the area's attractions, events, accommodation and things to do.There are three regular volunteer vacancies available: Tuesday an...
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Temporary change of venue for Great Malvern Farmers’ Market

The popular Great Malvern Farmers' Market will have a temporary new home during the winter months.The much-loved market, which is usually held on Abbey Road, will change its venue to the Lyttelton Rooms, on 6 Church Street, to accommodate the changing weather conditions.The next two events, organised by Boffy Arts Markets, will be held from 9am to ...
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Nominations now open for Pride of Malvern Hills Community Awards

Unsung heroes are once again being sought for the Pride of Malvern Hills Community Awards.The awards recognise dedicated members of the community that have improved the lives and well-being of residents.Now in its fourth year, the event was created by Malvern Hills District Council and has been a huge success in the past.Organisers are now appealin...
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Views sought on apprenticeships

Businesses are being asked for their views on how to boost the number of apprenticeships across the district.Promoting and creating apprenticeships is a key priority for Malvern Hills District Council and is seen as essential to helping address the skills shortage facing local employers.The council currently offers grant funding to support business...
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Plastic pool overshoes removed from Splash

Pool overshoes have been permanently removed from Malvern Splash as part of efforts to combat the environmental damage caused by single-use plastics.Freedom Leisure, which runs the Priory Road centre on behalf of Malvern Hills District Council, stopped providing the blue disposable shoe covers at all of its sites from New Year's Day.The move will p...
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Malvern Hills District Council reveals results of annual Residents’ Survey

Health services, improving town centres and flytipping were voted the top priorities for Malvern Hills residents as part of an annual survey.Organised by Malvern Hills District Council, the Residents' Survey asked residents for their comments on their local area, what is important to them and how satisfied they are with the council and its services...
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New walking programme coming to Malvern Hills district in the new year

A new walking programme is coming to the Malvern Hills district next year to encourage people to get active whilst making new friends.Walking To Fitness is an interval based walking programme aimed at complete beginners which is held over the course of eight weeks.The weekly sessions, run by UKA qualified supportive leaders, generally take between ...
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Photos celebrating the Malvern Hills district now on display

 A selection of photographs celebrating the Malvern Hills district are now being showcased at Great Malvern Priory.The exhibition, which will run until 16 December, displays the winning photos chosen from a competition held as part of the district's second annual Malvern Enviro Week.Organised by Malvern Hills District Council, the week-long ev...
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Malvern Enviro Week photo competition returns for 2019

Malvern Hills residents are being challenged to capture the beauty of the district once again with the return of a popular photo competition.Malvern Hills District Council is asking amateur photographers to get snappy and share their best photos of the district's environment.They can be anything from stunning landscapes and rich heritage to wildlif...
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