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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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Field Staff vacancy - Application deadline extended

Wednesday 21 April 2021

The application deadline for our Field Staff role has been extended. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team in caring for the iconic Malvern Hills and Commons landscape.  This Field Staff role involves a variety of practical conservatio…

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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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Leave the BBQ at home

Friday 16 April 2021

We're urging people to leave the BBQs at home as the weekend approaches. Recent dry weather has increased the risk of wildfires on the Malvern Hills and Commons that can be started from a single spark from a BBQ or camp fire. Beck Baker, Community …

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Young trees come into leaf

Thursday 15 April 2021

Young trees planted by the Malvern Hills Trust are coming into leaf! Lime and Oak saplings at Newland and Poolbrook and mixed native species near to the Wells Road were planted this winter to fill in gaps and provide a new generation of trees. Road…

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