Free event aims to help people live well for longer

Organisations from across the Malvern Hills district will come together to showcase their services to help residents age well and live independently for longer. The Living Well for Longer event will be held from 10am to 1pm on 10 October at The Regal Cinema in Tenbury Wells. The free event has been organised by Malvern Hills District Council as part of Malvern Hills and...

Programme of activities and events on offer as part of Wellbeing Week 2019

Malvern Hills and Wychavon District Councils are teaming up with local organisations to offer the public a week of activities to improve health and wellbeing. Wellbeing Week 2019 will take place from 7 to 13 October and will offer residents of different ages and abilities across both districts the chance to take part in various activities and events. There will be something for...

Applefest returns to Tenbury Wells next week

Tenbury Wells is set to celebrate all things apples with the return of the popular Applefest next week. The annual event, which will be held from 10am to 4.30pm on Saturday, 5 October, at the Burgage Recreational Area, will see visitors enjoy a wide range of entertainment, food, drink, classic cars, animals, and of course, apples. More than 300 apples, pears and quinces will be...

Council helps local businesses take on apprentices and graduates

Malvern Hills District Council has provided funding to support 90 apprentices and graduates as part of its two grant schemes. Since 2015, 84 local businesses have benefited from the Apprenticeship Grant scheme and the Malvern Hills Graduate Internship and Recruitment Grants scheme. As part of the Apprenticeship Grant Scheme, funding of up to £1,000 is available to help with...

Action on Empty Homes

Reducing the number of empty homes across the district will be the focus of a week long campaign by members of Malvern Hills District Council’s housing team. As part of Action on Empty Homes Week, which runs from 23 to 29 September, officers will be taking to the streets to hear from residents about the impact empty homes are having on their community. The team will be...