Buy your tickets now for the Worcester Community Lottery

The Mayor launches Worcester Community Lottery with Graham Heath of Worcester Wheels and Helen Simmons of Crossroads Caring for Carers   Tickets are on sale now for the Worcester Community Lottery - a new local lottery to raise funds for city charities and other good causes.   The new Worcester Community Lottery gives players the chance to sign up at ...
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Record number of young people attend Worcestershire Skills Show

Worcester City Council is on a mission to ensure more young people are ready for jobs of the future which rely on technology and digital skills. Worcester Bosch and the City Council co-sponsored the pioneering ‘Tomorrow Zone’ at the fifth Worcestershire Skills Show, held at Chateau Impney in Droitwich on 13 March.  The annual event, which is hosted by Worcestershire LEP and...
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Make sure you’re registered to vote in time for elections this May

On Thursday May 2 people in Worcester will go to the polls to have their say on who represents them at a local level – and residents are being urged to make sure they’re registered to vote.  Local government elections select councillors who are responsible for making decisions on running services in your local area. These include housing, planning, parks, leisure, recycling and waste...
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Worcester Sixth Form College triumphs at Young Enterprise challenge

Students from six schools in Worcester, Malvern and Wychavon battled it out last Saturday (9 March 2019) in a competition designed to test their entrepreneurial skills. The Young Enterprise ( www.young-enterprise.org.uk ) Spring Trade Fair saw twelve teams of sixth form students selling products which they had created to passers-by on Worcester’s High Street. In advance participating...
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Another chance to help Oscar at Worcester’s Guildhall

Worcester’s Guildhall is to host a donor registration event this Saturday (March 9), giving city residents another chance to sign up to be a potential match for five-year-old Oscar Saxelby-Lee, who has a rare form of blood cancer. A similar event at Oscar’s school, Pitmaston Primary, attracted over 4,800 people last weekend, and the event at the Guildhall will give more people the chance to...
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200 new trees for Cripplegate Park

Volunteers are planting 200 new saplings in Cripplegate Park, in a bid to improve air quality and to make sure the city centre remains clean and green for generations to come. Members of Taskforce, a volunteer group which gives men with learning disabilities the chance to get involved with positive activities in the community, planted hawthorn, hazel, dogwood and blackthorn saplings in the...
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Worcester residents have their say on action to tackle anti-social behaviour in city centre

Worcester City Council is asking city residents for their views on the potential introduction of new powers to tackle anti-social behaviour in the city centre.     The council is considering introducing a Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) in the city centre that will address anti-social behaviour experienced by residents and visitors.  If introduced, the PSPO will...
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