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Sheep safe courses - dates announced

Thursday 13 May 2021

The dates for this summer's Sheep Safe dog training courses have been announced. Courses with dog trainer and behaviourist Sue Harper are aimed at teaching owners how to encourage their dogs to ignore livestock.  The six-session courses will begin o…

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Glorious grasslands

Tuesday 11 May 2021

As the warmer weather and rain arrives grasslands across the Hills and Commons are coming to life.  Whether on the tops of the hills, on the open commons or along the road verges, grasslands under the Trust's care are managed differently to balance t…

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Result of Trustee election

Friday 07 May 2021

The result of the by-election for the Priory Ward has been published. Mr David Watkins has been elected to the Board of Trustees.

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Parking passes now available

Friday 07 May 2021

The 2021/22 parking passes for the Malvern Hills car parks are now available from the Malvern Hills Trust. The Trust has opened online and postal applications for new Levy payer passes which are valid until the 31st May 2022. Passes cost £5.90. Lev…

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Blooming bluebells

Friday 30 April 2021

Bluebells are putting on a fabulous display on the Malvern Hills and we're loving seeing your photos on social media.The plants that produce these delicate flowers are sensitive to trampling so if you're visiting to take photos and admire the blooms,…

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Trustee election - Notice of Poll

Tuesday 27 April 2021

A by-election will be held on the 6th May to fill a vacancy for the Priory Ward.  A Notice of Poll has been published. More information about the election, including candidate statements, can be found on our election page.

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Sheep and lambs return to the Hills

Monday 26 April 2021

Sheep and lambs will be returning to the main Malvern Hills ridgeline this week.  After lambing on lower ground, sheep with their new lambs will be back grazing on west Pinnacle Hill this week and others will return to graze west Worcestershire Beac…

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Wildfire risk alert

Saturday 24 April 2021

We're urging people not to have BBQ's or light fires on the Hills and Commons as the risk of wildfire increases. Recent warmer temperatures and low rainfall has resulted in the drying of the vegetation, including scrub and grasslands, on the Hills a…

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Slow down for lambs

Friday 23 April 2021

Sheep and lambs will be returning to the main Malvern Hills ridgeline from next week but you'll already find sheep and lambs throughout Castlemorton and Hollybed Commons.If you're travelling across the Commons please slow down and take extra care.  L…

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Trustee election - candidate statements

Tuesday 20 April 2021

A by-election will be held on the 6th May to fill a vacancy for the Priory Ward and statements for the candidates can be found below. Candidate statements Michael Johnson Statement: 2020 has brought sharp focus to bear upon the crucial importanc…

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