Top toilets deliver premier league experience

Spending a penny in Malvern Hills is officially a premier league experience after the district’s toilets scooped a host of top honours at the Loo of the Year Awards. Malvern Hills District Council won one silver, six golds and a prestigious platinum award for the eight public conveniences they look after, with Market Street in Tenbury being named the district’s finest facility. ...

Residents urged to take part in Great British Spring Clean

Malvern Hills District Council is asking residents to help take on the litter louts as part of this year’s Great British Spring Clean. The nationwide clean-up takes place from March 22 to April 23 and will see up to half a million people taking action to clean up streets, parks and beaches across the country. Residents are being asked to join the district council on a litter...

Views wanted on Broadwas and Cotheridge Neighbourhood Plan

Residents in Broadwas and Cotheridge can have their say on proposed plans for future development in their parishes. The draft Broadwas and Cotheridge Neighbourhood Plan covers the period between 2018 and 2030 and sets out a vision and policies to guide development in the two areas. The draft Plan includes policies regarding new housing in the parishes and to ensure new...

Councillor donates ward budget to help keep much-needed SaturDads sessions running

A Malvern Hills district councillor has donated £500 from his council ward budget to a special programme which helps local dads and other male carers spend quality time with their children.   The free SaturDads sessions, which are held at Sport Dyson Perrins, are aimed at dads, grandads, male guardians and carers, to help build bonds with their little ones, as well as other...

Play area set for £500,000 revamp

Exciting plans have been unveiled by Malvern Hills District Council to give Malvern’s Priory Park play area a £500,000 revamp. Under proposals approved at an Executive Committee meeting on Tuesday (12 February) the current park, which is more than 20-years-old, would be replaced with a modern design. New features would include playable water fountains with interactive features,...