Allotments could be key to a healthier life

Worcester Allotment Forum is encouraging local people to consider an alternative Christmas present for their loved ones:  renting an allotment. “Having an allotment is a great way of getting some regular exercise, meeting people, and you’ll be enjoying all the physical and mental health benefits of being outdoors too. “And on top, you’ll have the pleasure of growing your own...
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Countdown to Christmas lights switch-on

Christmas festivities begin in Worcester on Thursday 22 November, when sparkling lights will be switched on from Cathedral Square as part of a fun-packed family evening.  The event starts at 3.45 pm, with the big switch-on taking place at 6.00pm. “This promises to be a happy and fun-filled occasion for the whole family, and is a great opportunity to bring the whole community together...
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Mayor invites Worcester children to design his Christmas card

Primary school children in Worcester are being given the chance to bring some festive joy to people across the city. The Mayor of Worcester is inviting children aged between five and 11 to design his 2018 Christmas card, which will be sent out to around 500 schools, charities, organisations, clubs and businesses. Primary schools across the city have been invited to get their pupils...
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Views wanted on new required development in South Worcestershire by 2041

Views are being sought to help shape the future growth of South Worcestershire into the middle of this century.   A public consultation is being launched on Monday, 5 November on the review of the South Worcestershire Development Plan (SWDP). This will help Malvern Hills District, Worcester City and Wychavon District Councils decide how to best accommodate housing and employment...
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We will remember them

Final centenary commemorations for WW1 Remembrance Sunday will be particularly poignant this year, as the centenary commemorations for World War 1 (1914 – 18) draw to a close. A large number of events are planned in Worcester to mark the official end of the commemorations. “This month will give people in Worcester a number of opportunities to remember all those who gave their lives...
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