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Trust appealing for information after sheep attacked

Tuesday 18 July 2017

We are appealing for information after a sheep was attacked by a dog at the weekend. The attack happened on Saturday 15th July on Black Hill.  Following the attack the owners fled the scene with the dog and the Malvern Hills trust are now working wi…

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Fight continues to save Worcestershire's rarest butterfly

Tuesday 11 July 2017

The good news is that the first Grayling butterfly emerged on the 23rd June this year, which is the earliest on record, and the population is the highest for several years.  Perhaps this year will be the turning point for this very rare species. Wes…

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Refurbishment works at St Ann's Well

Friday 07 July 2017

Over the coming 4 months the Malvern Hills Trust is carrying out major refurbishment works to St Ann's Well. The charismatic listed building will be having a range of essential works carried out to both the inside and outside to include:  windows, g…

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Job Vacancy

Friday 23 June 2017

Please note that this vacancy has now been filled -  An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our outdoor staff in one of Britain's most iconic landscapes. The successful candidate will carry out a wide range of practical tasks involved in managi…

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Visitors urged to take care as wildfire risk increases

Thursday 22 June 2017

With the recent hot, dry weather, visitors to the Malvern Hills are being reminded to be aware of the risk of wildfires on the Hills and Common. This summer's high temperatures and low rainfall has resulted in the drying of the vegetation including …

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Notice of car park closures

Friday 16 June 2017

Four car parks on the Malvern Hills will be closed for two days next week to allow line painting to be carried out. The car parks at British Camp, Beacon Road, Jubilee Drive and North Quarry will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday 20th and 21st of J…

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Malvern Hills Trust warns of dangers of swimming in Gullet Quarry

Friday 26 May 2017

As summer approaches, the Malvern Hills trust are reminding the public of the dangers of swimming in Gullet Quarry. This well-known beauty spot is visited by walkers and picnickers but on hot summer days people can be tempted to cool off in the wate…

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Dog attacks kill livestock on Malvern Hills

Monday 08 May 2017

We're urging people to take extra care when walking their dogs on the Malvern Hills and commons after sheep and lambs were attacked. One ewe and one lamb was killed in two separate dog attacks over the weekend.  The death of the ewe leaves two young…

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Severn Trent Works on Malvern Common

Thursday 04 May 2017

Please be aware that Severn Trent Water are currently undertaking works on Malvern Common. The work is part of the planned infrastructure upgrade that has been taking place throughout Malvern.  Although notice was served on us for the work, we have …

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Blooming Bluebells

Tuesday 25 April 2017

Bluebells are blooming on the Hills and the Malvern Hills Trust are asking people to take extra care and stick to the main paths when visiting. Each year along Jubilee Drive, the slopes are awash with purple as spring arrives on the Malvern Hills an…

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