Prestigious environmental award recognises the green status of the University and Council

The University of Worcester and Worcester City Council have been awarded Gold in the Green Apple Environment Awards. The University and Council were presented with the award at an award ceremony at the House of Commons. The winning project, a partnership between the two organisations, targeted over 4,000 students, who are living in university managed and privately rented student...
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RingGo use on the move in city car parks

A system aimed at helping motorists who arrive in Worcester and have no change to park or want to extend their stay has proved a great success. RingGo allows people to pay for their parking in city centre car parks operated by Worcester City Council by simply using their debit or credit cards and a mobile phone. The scheme also allows people to top up their stay by phone without...
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Council aims to freeze tax bills while continuing to improve city

Worcester City Council is proposing to freeze its element of the Council Tax bill for the third year running – despite facing further financial pressures and a budget gap of £690,000. A report to Cabinet on December 11 will also recommend money is set aside to help to improve the City in 2013/14, while aiming to protect essential frontline services. The draft budget paper proposes...
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