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COVID-19: Car park pass extension

Tuesday 31 March 2020

Car park passes To try to assist with stopping the spread of Covid-19, all of the Trust’s car parks were closed on Friday 27th March 2020.  At this stage we don’t not know how long the closure will last. We are grateful to the numerous people who b…

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COVID-19: car park closures

Thursday 26 March 2020

Tonight, we have made the decision to close our car parks on the Malvern Hills in order to help stop the spread of COVID-19. The closures will be effective from midnight tonight (Friday 27th March 2020). We've made the decision in line with the Gov…

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Readers raise vital funds for conservation

Thursday 19 March 2020

We're delighted to announce that readers of The Nature of the Malverns have raised more than £1,000 for our charity. The sale of the book, The Nature of the Malverns, has raised £1,794 for the conservation of the Malvern Hills and Commons. Our Wild…

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Covid-19: Conservation Days Cancelled

Thursday 19 March 2020

We're sorry to say that we have made the difficult decision to cancel all Conservation Days for the foreseeable future with immediate effect due to the spread of Covid-19.  We've made this decision based on the current Government advice to help mini…

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Covid-19: Front Desk Closure

Tuesday 17 March 2020

Due to the current advice issued by the Government and Senior Health Officials MHT has taken the decision to close its offices to the public until further notice.  We are publishing updates on how Covid-19 is affecting our charity here. Update 27.03…

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Charity Commission Scheme - statement issued

Friday 13 March 2020

After a long delay the Trust has received a response from the Department of Culture, Media and Sport regarding the Charity Commission Scheme.  It was announced at the Board meeting on the 12th March that DCMS felt that the preferred option for updati…

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500 new trees planted near Castlemorton Common

Friday 06 March 2020

The sun is out today but what a difference a week can make.  This time last week, a team of dedicated volunteers braved the torrential rain to plant 500 new trees. The young trees are a mix of native species and will grow into a fantastic new hedger…

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Residents' car park passes on available from Monday

Tuesday 25 February 2020

Residents’ car parking passes for the Malvern Hills Trust’s car parks on the Hills and Commons will be available to purchase from Malvern Library next week.   The Trust is working with Malvern Library to provide more opportunities and greater flexib…

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Tree safety work underway

Tuesday 11 February 2020

Tree maintenance work around the Malvern Hills has begun following a routine tree safety inspection. The Trust has received recommendations from an independent qualified arboriculturalist for work to remove potential hazards from trees around the to…

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Amber warning as Storm Ciara arrives

Saturday 08 February 2020

We are asking people to take extra care tomorrow (Sunday 9th February) as Storm Ciara arrives. The Met Office have issued an Amber Warning for wind on Sunday.  In these high winds and storms we are asking visitors to the Hills and Commons to take ca…

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