New dog control powers come into force

New powers to help deal with people who fail to control or clean up after their dogs have come into force across the district.   Malvern Hills District Council has become the first in Worcestershire to introduce a Public Space Protection Order for Dog Control, which creates three new offences. They are failing  to carry a dog poop bag or other means to clean up...

Women’s cycling group pedal to success

Women have recently been transformed from couch to 50k in just ten weeks.   The beginners cycling programme started on 2 May and finished on Sunday 9 July in Malvern.   The initiative was set up by Malvern Hills District Council with the aim of helping people lead a more active lifestyle, improve fitness and well-being, and build confidence and stamina on a bike. ...

Six weeks of free summer fun in Malvern

Families have the chance to get active this summer with a programme of free fun activities.   Malvern Hills District Council has joined forces with Action for Children, Fortis Living and Freedom Leisure to launch a six week series of free events during the summer holidays.   The first activity takes place at Grove Primary School Malvern, on 26 July for a...