Public health message from NHS Test and Trace

As part of the government’s coordinated response to Coronavirus, NHS Test and Trace has developed the new NHS COVID-19 app. It is now available for download to all residents of England and Wales. We strongly recommend that everyone over the age of 16 downloads and uses it. Download the ‘NHS COVID-19’ app from the App […]

Wychavon District Council Coronavirus Update September 22nd – New restrictions in response to a rise in Covid-19 cases

The Government this week introduced new restrictions in England to help tackle the rise in Covid-19 cases across the country. They include: workers should work from home where possible all pubs, bars and restaurants must be table service only and must close at 10pm from Thursday 24 September the requirement to wear a face covering […]

Autumn Rural Beat Newsletter

Rural & Business Crime Officer latest version of the Rural Beat Newsletter attached.

Crowdfund Worcestershire – sign up for your crowdfunding page super surgery!

Project Page – super surgeries!   With just 2 weeks to go until the pitching deadline on the 30th September, if you haven’t already, now’s the time to start creating your project page on Spacehive. Simply reply to this email with your availability to book a slot next week.   These surgeries are a chance for one-to-one feedback […]

Wychavon District Council Coronavirus Update September 20: 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, […]

Parish Councillor Vacancy

The Parish Council is looking for someone to serve as a Parish Councillor. Are you interested in local current affairs? Do you wish to serve your community? Could you provide a voice for residents? If you feel like you would like to get involved in making decisions about your local community and make a significant […]

Legacy Grant – Lenches Open Air Theatre Update August 2020

Please view attached update.

Tree – Ash Dieback Disease

The Tree Council has produced a useful guide for homeowners who have Ash Trees on their land. Please read link below.

Play Area reopening.

The Parish Council has decided to reopen the play area from Friday 17th July. Users will need to wipe down any equipment surfaces they touch and clean their hands before and after use on each piece of equipment.  Children who are from different families or bubbles should observe social distancing on shared equipment. Scientific advice suggests that the COVID-19 virus can survive […]

Urgent notice re Play area in Church Lench.

Play equipment The Government has said that play areas can reopen again from this weekend. The Council are keen to open facilities and have started looking at this process, but we cannot complete it by this Saturday. The play equipment will not reopen until we have met government guidelines and have identified measures to keep […]