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Wychavon Coronavirus Update September 20 – NB in our Coronavirus update there was a typo in the item about the new social distancing measures, which may have caused some confusion. To clarify, from Monday, 14 September in England, you cannot meet socially, indoors or outdoors, in groups of more than six people. Read the full guidance on changes to social distancing rules We apologise for any confusion caused.

Coronavirus cases are rising Cases of Coronavirus are rising across Wychavon, as well as other parts of Worcestershire. Although we are still some way off the point where full local lockdown restrictions are needed, Worcestershire Public Health is monitoring the situation. An outbreak control plan is in place and action will be taken, if necessary, […]

Harvington Needs Survey.

Harvington Needs Survey: Currently, there is no up to date housing needs survey for the parish of Harvington. Wychavon District Council will be carrying out a housing needs survey for  Harvington. The survey will be posted to all residents of the parish during w/c 5th October 2020.  It is important that residents who are currently adequately […]

Worcestershire County Council – Hands/Face Video campaign

Worcestershire County Council is creating a #HandsFaceSpace video campaign to encourage people to follow social distancing rules – wash your hands regularly, wear face coverings and keep a safe distance – and they need your support. The campaign is focused on asking people to create short videos to tell us why sticking to the ‘Hands, […]

Defibrillator Coach & Horses Public House

The Parish Council has removed the defibrillator from the box at the Coach and Horses for safekeeping and to check the batteries and pads. We are planning to relocate it to the old phone box in Leys Road. The box has been bought from BT for £1 but first the Council needs to carry out […]

Spacehive Crowd funding projects

Over the past few months, Wychavon has supported a range of community projects recovering from the Covid-19 crisis. Working with crowdfunding platform Spacehive, Wychavon provided funding of £25,000 to support local organisations and encourage pledges from the community. Up to £5,000 was pledged towards an individual project. The next round of funding, which is called […]

Crowdfund Worcestershire- Important News on Funding Opportunities for Local Projects

New crowdfunding initiative set to boost funding for local projects. Charities and local organisations in Worcestershire are to get a helping hand with new projects thanks to an exciting funding scheme being launched by the County Council. The initiative, called Crowdfund Worcestershire, has been launched to help local organisations gain funding through Spacehive, a crowdfunding […]

Margaret Westwood Memorial Charity

The Charity was established by Scheme of the Charity Commission dated 22 March 1988 (as amended by an Order of 26 October 2005 and Resolution of 17 February 2009). It was registered with the Charity Commission on 1 September 1970. The Charity is devoted to supporting the physical, educational or moral welfare and benefit of children […]