Category Archives: Village News

Free Tickets to the Royal Three Counties Show (2016)

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NGS Gardens in Hanley Swan (2016)


in Hanley Swan

Sat 11 & Sun 12 June, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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Free Tickets to the RHS Malvern Spring Festival (2016)




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Parish Litter Pick (2016)

To coincide with the weekend of

Clean for the Queen

which is the national clean-up weekend for the Queen’s 90th Birthday.

Saturday 5th March 2016 at 10:00am

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Community Defibrillator

There are over 100,000 deaths per year from cardiac arrest. In response to this, many communities have had defibrillators made available by the NHS in conjunction with the West Midlands Ambulance service. Our community is lucky to have one of these easy-to-use units at Albion Lodge Retirement Home, Roberts End, Hanley Swan. Continue reading

Community Orchard Blog (Part 1)

A Blog by Brian Skeys:

The previous day we had picked the apples from ‘The Little Orchards’. Continue reading

Free first aid course

… that could help save a life

Residents are being urged to sign up for a free first aid course.

The course will be run by members of St. John Ambulance and covers how to deal with serious conditions and incidents involving people of all ages.

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From Hartlebury to Heaven

AGM and From Hartlebury to Heaven – the story of the Bishops of Worcester, by Mary Arden-Davis.

The Village Hall at 7:30 pm on Friday, 18th September 2015.
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Village Society Open Day (September 2015)

World War Two’s impact on the Parish

Plus a replica of the medieval water pitcher or aquamanile discovered in Hanley

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Carers Wanted

Worcestershire Association of Carers
needs just a little of your time

Could you be a friendly voice and a listening ear over the phone for someone helping to care for a family member or friend because of an age or health related issue? Carer Talktime, our telephone befriending service for unpaid adult carers, needs your help. Our volunteers make regular calls from their own home or our Worcester offices to a carer they’ve been matched with. All call costs, training and on-going support provided. For more information call 01905 751340 or fill out a volunteering enquiry form via