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City Council agreement with Bloor Homes creates new job opportunities

Ensuring businesses and residents benefit from new housing developments is a key priority for Worcester City Council.  The authority is now applying economic benefit conditions to major planning applications - such as job creation and provision of apprenticeship opportunities. As a result, the City Council has reached a unique agreement with Bloor Homes, one of largest privately owned...
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Proposed sites for new housing, employment and retail land revealed

A proposal to consult on plans to build three major new settlements across South Worcestershire, to meet future demand for new housing, is set to go before councillors. The Preferred Options document, produced as part of the review of the South Worcestershire Development Plan, sets out how a Government requirement to build another 14,000 new homes across Malvern Hills District, Worcester...
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Council investment boosts City’s science skills base

Worcester is increasing the number of young people who are developing specialist expertise in science and technology, thanks to public investment in a new Science Centre. The City Council invested £125,000 to help develop the facility at the Worcester Sixth Form College – a successful institution which provides a range of A Level, BTEC and vocational courses.  The new purpose-built...
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