Become an explorer for the day with fun adventure challenge

Children and families from across the district will have the chance to become explorers for the day with a fun adventure challenge. ‘Xplorer’ is a free event which will be held from 10.30am to 12noon on Wednesday 20 February at Priory Park. Participants are asked to meet at the bandstand on the day. The family-friendly navigation challenge will see participants explore the...

Lots on offer at first Tourism Forum of the year

Malvern Hills District Council is inviting tourism businesses to the first Visit The Malverns Tourism Forum of the year. The free event will take place in the Perry Suite at the Three Counties Showground on Thursday 28 February and will run from 1.45pm until 5pm, with a 2pm start. Guests will be able to listen to a presentation of the new Three Counties Showground...

New look for Great Malvern Farmers’ Market

Exciting plans are being developed to revamp Great Malvern’s Farmers’ Market. The regular market usually takes place every third Saturday in the month and has proved popular with residents and visitors looking to buy local produce since it moved to Abbey Road in 2000. However, in recent times the market has attracted fewer traders and with Worcestershire Farmers Markets Group...

Become a Time to Change champion

People across the Malvern Hills district are being sought to become Time to Change champions to help challenge mental health stigma and discrimination. Malvern Hills District Council is holding a free, informal information session from 5.30pm to 6.30pm at the Council Chamber on 7 February. The session will be held on Time to Talk day, an annual event which encourages...

Councils urged to be brave to transform high streets

Councils across South Worcestershire have been urged to be ‘brave’ by a regeneration expert to help the area’s high streets become fit for the future. Jackie Sadek, Chief Executive of UK Regeneration, told a Retail Seminar hosted by Wychavon that local government was at the heart of the debate about how to help town centres find their place in the 21 st Century. Last...