Inspirational Paralympian Mel Nicholls to speak at sports awards

  The key note speaker for the Malvern Hills District Community Sports Awards has been announced as Paralympian Mel Nicholls. A wheelchair racer, endurance handcyclist and adventurer, Mel will tell her inspiring tale to more than 200 nominees, dignitaries and guests at the annual event on 11 July at The Bank House Hotel. Before the event, on 13 June, the...

New Chairman of Malvern Hills District Council announced

Councillor Dean Clarke has been elected as the new Chairman of Malvern Hills District Council. Cllr Andrea Morgan handed over the chain at the Council’s Annual Meeting last night (Tuesday 14 May), which also saw Cllr Caroline Bovey elected as Vice-Chairman. During her time in the role, Cllr Morgan raised just over £3,000 for Worcestershire Cancer Aid. Her most recent charity...

New leadership team takes charge of Malvern Hills District Council

The new leadership team in charge of Malvern Hills District Council has pledged to work positively with all councillors to improve the lives of residents. Cllr Sarah Rouse was elected leader at a Council meeting on Tuesday (14 May) after a partnership agreement was reached between her Democratic Group (Independent and Green Party councillors) and the Liberal Democrats. It is the first...

Great Malvern Food Festival will tickle the taste buds once again

The popular Great Malvern Food Festival is set to tickle the taste buds once again when it makes its return this month. Now in its ninth year, the free artisan food festival will be held on Bank Holiday Monday, 27 May, in the Priory Grounds. Attracting around 6,000 visitors each year, the fun-filled day will offer more than 60 carefully selected artisan market stalls selling...

Malvern TIC is moving

Malvern Tourist Information Centre will close its doors on Sunday (12 May) for the final time in its current location as it prepares to move to a new home. Staff will then spend the early part of next week preparing the TIC’s new base in the former Great Malvern Priory Parish Office in Lyttelton Well Courtyard. The new TIC will then re-open on Friday, 17 May. The move is...