Meet Your Council event

Councillors are once again getting out and about in a bid to give residents and businesses more opportunity to have their say.   Councillors David Chambers and Douglas Godwin will be meeting in the Broadheath Ward for the Meet Your Council event on Thursday 21 September.   The ward includes the areas of Broadwas, Cotheridge, Rushwick and Broadheath. ...

Fly-tippers slammed for putting motorists at risk

This was the scene after fly-tippers dumped a lorry load of household waste and tree cuttings in the middle of a road.   Those responsible have been slammed for putting lives at risk after ditching the waste on the road towards Martley from Ankerdine Road.   The fly-tip was reported to Malvern Hills District Council on Friday (1 September) and initially moved to...

Meet Your Council event returns

Local residents and businesses are being urged to have their say at upcoming Meet Your Council event.   Councillor Jeremy Owenson will be meeting residents, businesses and community groups in the Ripple ward for the Meet Your Council event on Wednesday, 20 September.   The ward includes the areas of Earls Croome, Hill Croome and Ripple.   The Meet...

Walking football comes to Malvern

Footballers who have given up playing because of their age or injury are being encouraged to take up the beautiful game again with the introduction of a new form of the sport. Walking Football has grown in popularity in recent years as it offers a way for anyone aged over 40 or with limited mobility to enjoy the thrill of the game once more. Unlike regular football, walking football...

Cyclists ‘scale Everest’ to mark Tour of Britain

A group of cyclists have collectively ridden the equivalent of scaling the world’s highest mountain, as part of a special challenge to mark the Ovo Energy Tour of Britain coming to The Malverns. Malvern Cycle Sport organised the Everesting challenge on Thursday, 31 August 2017, which saw 19 riders ranging from novices to national standard and aged eight to 77 take part. The aim was to...