COUNCILLORS and a parliamentary candidate turned out for a public meeting in Malvern on Saturday to protest against the proposed closure of children's centres. Malvern town councillor Lynn Lambeth and Worcester City councillor Tracey Biggs joined Labour candidate Daniel Walton and Malvern Green party chairman Jackie Smethurst at the meeting at St Mary's church, Madresfield Road.
The venue in Grovewood Road, Malvern Link, has been recognised in the 2016 Luxury Travel Guide Global Awards, which celebrate "excellence across all sectors of the affluent travel and tourism industry in Europe, The Americas, Asia and Australasia, and Africa and the Middle East ". General manager Lynsey Kettlewell said: "The Luxury Travel Guide Awards represent the pinnacle of travel and tourism achievement, championing the best in their respective fields.
THE November meeting began with a welcome to a visitor and a new member adding to our expanding membership. Thank you cards were read from members who had enjoyed our lovely 50th Anniversary party held at Clarence Park Village last month.
A RESIDENT is overjoyed that bins filled with dangerous dog mess have been cleared after an article by the Gazette. Michael Stokes, 56, warned that children playing in the Duke of Edinburgh Way estate, in Malvern Link, could be blinded by the poo.
AN INQUEST into the death of a great-grandmother who was hit by a lorry has concluded she died as a result of an accident. Eileen Gregory, of Redland Road, Malvern, was hit by a tipper truck while she was out shopping in Worcester Road, Malvern Link, on Thursday, July 28. The 96-year-old was taken to Worcestershire Royal Hospital with serious injuries and died hours later on Friday, July 29. Speaking earlier this year, Mrs Gregory's family described her as a fun-loving woman who loved her family and had a "heart of gold".
THE community came together in Malvern Link on Sunday to celebrate the official opening of the improved and refurbished 2nd Malvern Scout HQ. The building, in Spring Lane, has a new purpose-built annexe, specifically designed for people with learning and physical disabilities.