Latest News [2017]

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Temporary closure of Thirds Wood

Friday 20 October 2017

We will be temporarily closing Thirds Wood to ensure public safety whilst essential tree works take place. We will be undertaking essential tree management works within Thirds Wood this November.  Paths into the wood, which straddles Jubilee Drive, …

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Cattle make welcome return to Old Hills

Wednesday 11 October 2017

This autumn, a small herd of furry faces made a welcome return to the Old Hills, Callow End. Over the last three years, a local farmer has worked with the Malvern Hills Trust to reintroduce a small herd of highland cattle to graze this landscape. H…

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Helping local people protect Malverns green space

Monday 09 October 2017

Malvern is a great place to live with lots of access to green spaces for relaxation and enjoyment. To help protect these precious places and keep them special for everyone, we have put together a booklet for local residents who live adjacent to or n…

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Grazier provides shocking record of dogs attacking sheep

Wednesday 04 October 2017

The Malvern Hills Trust is urging dog owners to put their dogs on a lead when walking near livestock on the Hills and Commons after receiving a shocking report from one of the Hills graziers. The farmer, who grazes his livestock on the Malvern Hills…

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What's happening to our Horse Chestnuts?

Thursday 28 September 2017

You may have noticed that some of the Horse Chestnut trees around Malvern went brown very early this year.  This is due to a pest called the Horse Chestnut Leaf Miner. The larvae of the moth Cameraria ohridella mine within the leaf of the tree and c…

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Tour of Britain comes to the Malverns

Monday 04 September 2017

The Tour of Britain will once again be passing through the Malvern Hills. On the 10th September, some of the world's greatest riders will be winding their way up and over the Malvern Hills.  The final stage of this year's Tour starts off in Worceste…

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Brackenburn are back!

Wednesday 30 August 2017

We're pleased to welcome Brackenburn back to the Malvern Hills. Following great success in 2016, Brackenburn will be returning to the Malvern Hills to harvest bracken from the Commons.Over the next couple of weeks the bracken will be cut, left to re…

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