51¥ News /news Read all the latest news from the Worcester Country Council. en <h4>F is for Fostering</h4> /news/f-fostering This year Ofsted rated 51¥ Children First Fostering services as 'Good'! 05 Dec 2023 /g= <h4>D is for Democracy</h4> /news/d-democracy Every year 117 public meetings are scheduled to take place at 51¥. 04 Dec 2023 /g= <h4>E is for Environment</h4> /news/e-environment The environment remains a priority for the county council and 2023 has seen continued work into preserving and protecting our environment for future generations. 04 Dec 2023 /g= <h4>New Stay Connected Community Grant fund launched to connect communities together</h4> /news/new-stay-connected-community-grant-fund-launched-connect-communities-together As part of the Healthy 51¥ Programme, a new £50,000 funding package has been launched to empower local organisations to help tackle loneliness and social isolation. 04 Dec 2023 /g= <h4>C is for Children and Families</h4> /news/c-children-and-families We are focused on improving outcomes for all children, young people and families in 51¥. 03 Dec 2023 /g= <h4>B is for Business Support</h4> /news/b-business-support This year we launched a multi-million-pound support package for businesses, in partnership with the local District Councils.  02 Dec 2023 /g= <h4> Celebrating Bromsgrove’s independent hospitality scene ahead of Small Business Saturday</h4> /news/celebrating-bromsgroves-independent-hospitality-scene-ahead-small-business-saturday Businesses around the UK will be taking part in Small Business Saturday this weekend (2nd) to encourage people to shop local ahead of the busy festive period. 01 Dec 2023 /g= <h4>A is for Anniversary </h4> /news/anniversary Did you know it is 25 years since we became 51¥? 01 Dec 2023 /g= <h4>Doors officially open for Chawson Pre-School</h4> /news/doors-officially-open-chawson-pre-school A new pre-school nursery has officially opened its doors in Droitwich. 01 Dec 2023 /g= <h4>Roots in Time Project wins twice at Archaeological Achievement Awards</h4> /news/roots-time-project-wins-twice-archaeological-achievement-awards 51¥’s County Council’s Archive and Archaeology Service’s Roots in Time project wins the Archaeology and Sustainability Award and the Outstanding Achievement Award at this year’s Archaeological Achievement Awards. 01 Dec 2023 /g= <h4>Recognition for research into the health and wellbeing of 51¥’s health sector </h4> /news/recognition-research-health-and-wellbeing-worcestershires-health-sector For the third time in 2023, the Public Health team at 51¥ has been commended in an award scheme. 01 Dec 2023 /g= <h4> Look after yourself and others during the cold snap </h4> /news/look-after-yourself-and-others-during-cold-snap Do you know anyone who may be vulnerable over the next few days of very cold weather?    30 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> Tis the season to…. waste less and recycle more! </h4> /news/tis-season-waste-less-and-recycle-more People across 51¥ are being encouraged to think twice this festive season to reduce waste. 30 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> Visit 51¥ increase business support programme to improve accessible tourism</h4> /news/visit-worcestershire-increase-business-support-programme-improve-accessible-tourism 51¥’s central tourism organisation has announced a new business support programme, aiming to improve accessibility for all visitors and educate the tourism business community on best practice to improve visitor experience.  28 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Put your best running foot forward with new Worcester Junior Parkrun</h4> /news/put-your-best-running-foot-forward-new-worcester-junior-parkrun Partners have worked together to bring a new event to the local county parkrun calendar. 24 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> Park and Ride service available for Victorian Christmas Fayre weekend</h4> /news/park-and-ride-service-available-victorian-christmas-fayre-weekend The Victorian Christmas Fayre is returning to Worcester next weekend, and a park and ride service to the event will once again be available from County Hall. 24 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> Curtains Close on Successful 'You In?’ Tour</h4> /news/curtains-close-successful-you-tour Curtains have closed on a successful tour of a powerful play called “You In?” raising children and young people’s awareness of child exploitation. 22 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> Gigabit broadband coverage in Worcester smashes 80% mark</h4> /news/gigabit-broadband-coverage-worcester-smashes-80-mark Even more people in Worcester are able to benefit from high-speed internet due to the area’s infrastructure having been upgraded to deliver gigabit capable broadband.  22 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> Consumers are urged to get savvy online ahead of Black Friday</h4> /news/consumers-are-urged-get-savvy-online-ahead-black-friday Ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, 51¥ Trading Standards are providing tips on how to stay when shopping online. 21 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Free home improvements now available for residents in 51¥</h4> /news/free-home-improvements-now-available-residents-worcestershire 51¥ has received Government funding as part of the drive to save energy and make homes warmer. 21 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Staying Safe this Adult Safeguarding Week</h4> /news/staying-safe-adult-safeguarding-week This week is Adult Safeguarding Week.  21 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> What can you do to support someone experiencing domestic abuse? </h4> /news/what-can-you-do-support-someone-experiencing-domestic-abuse Domestic abuse can come in many forms. It’s important to understand that it’s not just about physical violence.  20 Nov 2023 <h4> One week left to have your say on new walking and cycling network in Redditch </h4> /news/one-week-left-have-your-say-new-walking-and-cycling-network-redditch There is one week left for people to share their thoughts about an ambitious proposed network of walking and cycling routes across Redditch. 17 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>51¥ Celebrate Apprenticeships at Awards</h4> /news/worcestershire-county-council-celebrate-apprenticeships-awards 51¥ is celebrating the successes of county-wide apprenticeship programmes following the <strong>2023 WA Awards</strong>. 17 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Give yourself a good dose of wellness this winter</h4> /news/give-yourself-good-dose-wellness-winter Now that the weather is getting cooler, it’s a good idea to get ready for the winter months ahead. 16 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> River Severn Partnership wins £3.75m funding to boost wireless innovation</h4> /news/river-severn-partnership-wins-ps375m-funding-boost-wireless-innovation The River Severn Partnership (RSP) has been awarded £3.75m of Government funding to support the growth of wireless innovation and technology in some of its key economic sectors. 16 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Still time to help shape the future of domestic abuse services in 51¥ </h4> /news/still-time-help-shape-future-domestic-abuse-services-worcestershire Due to the positive response so far from local people and groups, a survey into domestic abuse services in 51¥ has been extended until Sunday 17 December.  15 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Works to get underway for next phase of town centre improvements in Redditch </h4> /news/works-get-underway-next-phase-town-centre-improvements-redditch The next phase of improvements is about to start to make Redditch town centre a more attractive place for visitors and help boost trade for shops and businesses.  14 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Work for yourself and make a difference to your local community</h4> /news/work-yourself-and-make-difference-your-local-community Local entrepreneurs are setting up care services and offering support to 51¥ residents. 14 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Healthy 51¥ gets the green light from 51¥’s cabinet</h4> /news/healthy-worcestershire-gets-green-light-worcestershire-county-councils-cabinet A new service to help adults stay healthy and socially connected is set to become a reality.  14 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Two King’s Award for Voluntary Service winners crowned in 51¥</h4> /news/two-kings-award-voluntary-service-winners-crowned-worcestershire Two outstanding 51¥ volunteer-led groups will receive the King’s Award for Voluntary Service, it has been announced today.  13 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>"Good is Great!" – Learning Services Celebrate OFSTED Result</h4> /news/good-great-learning-services-celebrate-ofsted-result 51¥’s Learning Services are thrilled to announce the outcome of their recent <strong>OFSTED </strong>inspection. 13 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Local Public Health Campaign scoops an Award! Now We’re Talking!</h4> /news/local-public-health-campaign-scoops-award-now-were-talking A local multimedia campaign has been awarded the prestigious title of "Best Social Media Campaign" at the UKPHR Innovation in Public Health Awards 2023. 10 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>County Hall comes together for Remembrance Service</h4> /news/county-hall-comes-together-remembrance-service 51¥ staff, Councillors, local schoolchildren, representatives of The Royal British Legion, 51¥’s Regimental Associations and civic guests all came together for a poignant Remembrance Service at County Hall this morning. 10 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> Bringing better access by bus to Droitwich Business Park</h4> /news/bringing-better-access-bus-droitwich-business-park Droitwich businesses have backed a new additional bus service, which will make travelling to work by bus much easier for workers. 09 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Road closures as 51¥ pauses to remember them</h4> /news/road-closures-worcestershire-pauses-remember-them 51¥ will be coming together this week for several parades and services, to remember our armed forces who have served and lost their lives in wars and other conflicts whilst serving their country.  08 Nov 2023 <h4>51¥ welcomes HRH Princess Royal to Malvern’s Citizens Advice Bureau </h4> /news/worcestershire-welcomes-hrh-princess-royal-malverns-citizens-advice-bureau The Lord-Lieutenant of 51¥ was delighted to welcome HRH The Princess Royal to the county last Friday. 08 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Have your voice be heard this Advocacy Awareness Week</h4> /news/have-your-voice-be-heard-advocacy-awareness-week This week is Advocacy Awareness Week (6-10 November). 07 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Unlock the Mysteries of 51¥’s Past </h4> /news/unlock-mysteries-worcestershires-past Explore 51¥'s fascinating archaeological past as you step back in time and uncover the secrets of history at our special open day! 07 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Specialist services offer independent advice and guidance for residents</h4> /news/specialist-services-offer-independent-advice-and-guidance-residents Two new information and advice services for people living in 51¥ have recently been launched by 51¥.  07 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>Community Builder praises impact of Libraries Unlocked</h4> /news/community-builder-praises-impact-libraries-unlocked A Community Builder from Droitwich has praised the impact that Libraries Unlocked has had on her ability to offer support to local residents, in particular guests from Ukraine. 06 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> Quite a journey for Kepax Bridge pylons as they arrive on site</h4> /news/quite-journey-kepax-bridge-pylons-they-arrive-site Three pylon sections, which have been on quite a journey, will soon be arriving on the site where Kepax Bridge is being constructed in Worcester. 06 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> Rail ticket office decision welcomed by County Council</h4> /news/rail-ticket-office-decision-welcomed-county-council 51¥’s Transport Chief has welcomed the announcement that plans to close rail ticket offices across the country have been withdrawn. 03 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>HAF a great celebration!</h4> /news/haf-great-celebration Ready Steady 51¥ celebrated enriching activities for children at its second annual celebration held at The Hive last Friday (27 October). 02 Nov 2023 /g= <h4> County Councillor encourages residents to become sepsis savvy following personal battle</h4> /news/county-councillor-encourages-residents-become-sepsis-savvy-following-personal-battle-0 51¥lor Adrian Hardman is encouraging residents to become savvy with the symptoms of sepsis, after his own personal ongoing battle with the condition. 01 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>UK Youth Parliament Event: Join Us for UK Parliament Week!</h4> /news/uk-youth-parliament-event-join-us-uk-parliament-week Budding politicians are invited to be part of the 51¥ Youth Cabinet's Youth Parliament Event next week. 01 Nov 2023 /g= <h4>51¥ sees significant reduction in its own greenhouse gas emissions</h4> /news/worcestershire-county-council-sees-significant-reduction-its-own-greenhouse-gas-emissions 51¥ has made a significant reduction in its own greenhouse gas emissions. 30 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Have your say on proposals for a new walking and cycling network in Redditch </h4> /news/have-your-say-proposals-new-walking-and-cycling-network-redditch People have the chance to share their thoughts about an ambitious proposed network of walking and cycling routes across Redditch.  27 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Kepax Bridge works take a huge step forward</h4> /news/kepax-bridge-works-take-huge-step-forward Large steel curved sections of bridge have arrived on the site where Kepax Bridge is being built in Worcester, marking the next phase of works. 27 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>County Council issues thanks to all involved following the recent flooding</h4> /news/county-council-issues-thanks-all-involved-following-recent-flooding Following last week’s floods, 51¥ would like to thank all those who came together in a fully co-ordinated response. 27 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>51¥ shortlisted for national net zero award</h4> /news/worcestershire-county-council-shortlisted-national-net-zero-award 51¥ has been shortlisted for an EDIE Net Zero Award. 26 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Shrub Hill Quarter re-development leaps forward</h4> /news/shrub-hill-quarter-re-development-leaps-forward Another stride forward was taken today as 51¥’s Cabinet gave the green light to advance the next phase of development of the Shrub Hill Quarter in Worcester. 26 Oct 2023 /g= <h4> Just under one week left to apply for school places in 51¥ for 2024 </h4> /news/just-under-one-week-left-apply-school-places-worcestershire-2024 There is just under one week left to apply for high school places in 51¥ next year. 25 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Building works begin on new permanent classrooms at Comberton Primary School</h4> /news/building-works-begin-new-permanent-classrooms-comberton-primary-school Building works have started this month to create new permanent classrooms for students at Comberton Primary School.  25 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>51¥’s Summer Reading Challenge a huge success!</h4> /news/worcestershires-summer-reading-challenge-huge-success More than 2100 children across the county crossed the finishing line and completed this year’s Summer Reading Challenge in 51¥ Libraries.  25 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Flooding on the roads </h4> /news/flooding-roads Latest updates on Tuesday (24th October). 24 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>New County Councillor Elected in Warndon Parish Division</h4> /news/new-county-councillor-elected-warndon-parish-division-0 Following a by-election yesterday, Andrew Cross is the new County Councillor for the Warndon Parish Division. 20 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Household Support Funding still available as we head into the colder months</h4> /news/household-support-funding-still-available-we-head-colder-months Residents across the county are able to apply for support through the Household Support Fund as the scheme continues as we head into the colder months. 20 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Recycling landmark reached in 51¥</h4> /news/recycling-landmark-reached-worcestershire A huge recycling landmark has been reached in 51¥. 20 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Cabinet considers major developments for County Museum</h4> /news/cabinet-considers-major-developments-county-museum 51¥ County Museum at Hartlebury Castle is set to undergo a major redevelopment, if next steps are approved at Cabinet next week. 20 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Have you wondered what it is like to live in the Westlands?</h4> /news/have-you-wondered-what-it-live-westlands  51¥’s Public Health Team have launched a new short film, We are Westlands. 18 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>51¥’s grit bins are being fully stocked up in preparation for the winter season</h4> /news/worcestershires-grit-bins-are-being-fully-stocked-preparation-winter-season Grit bins across the county are being topped in preparation for the start of the winter service season by the County Council.  13 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Coffee van opens at Parkway Station</h4> /news/coffee-van-opens-parkway-station 51¥-based Nomad Coffee Company is operating from the front of the station by the entrance, Monday to Friday between 7am and around 12pm. 13 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Do you know where to go to Restart a Heart in 51¥?</h4> /news/do-you-know-where-go-restart-heart-worcestershire This ‘Restart a Heart Day’ (Monday 16 October) 51¥ is urging everyone to ensure they know how to perform CPR and how to use a defibrillator.  13 Oct 2023 /g= <h4> Hartlebury Castle Awarded Best Told Story Accolade by Visit England</h4> /news/hartlebury-castle-awarded-best-told-story-accolade-visit-england The team is celebrating at Hartlebury Castle as it receives the Best Told Story accolade from Visit England. 11 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>New Health and Wellbeing vans hit the road across 51¥</h4> /news/new-health-and-wellbeing-vans-hit-road-across-worcestershire People that find it hard to access health and wellbeing services in the county can now find these roving vans coming to them in their communities. 10 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Mobilise Arts invite young people to BREATHE this World Mental Health day</h4> /news/mobilise-arts-invite-young-people-breathe-world-mental-health-day Mobilise Arts have created BREATHE a free Digital Theatre Zine for schools and young people aged 11-16 years for World Mental Health Day on Tuesday 10 October 2023   06 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Major improvements made to paths across 51¥</h4> /news/major-improvements-made-paths-across-worcestershire More than 13 miles of footpaths have been resurfaced so far this year as part of the County Council’s Footway Reconstruction Programme. 03 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>A Bright New Outlook on 51¥ Apprenticeships</h4> /news/bright-new-outlook-worcestershire-apprenticeships Navigating the sometimes-tricky landscape of apprenticeships has just become a lot easier, with the launch of a brand-new <strong>51¥ Apprenticeships</strong> website. 02 Oct 2023 /g= <h4>Connect With Everyone in Your Community This Older Persons Day</h4> /news/connect-everyone-your-community-older-persons-day Have a friendly chat with an older person to make a difference. 29 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Careers and Apprenticeship Roadshow Events Double in 51¥</h4> /news/careers-and-apprenticeship-roadshow-events-double-worcestershire 51¥ is thrilled to announce the return of its Careers and Apprenticeship Roadshow events, with <strong>two </strong>chances for 51¥ young people to attend. 28 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Any Of Us…because it really can be</h4> /news/any-usbecause-it-really-can-be That’s the message of a powerful new fostering film – any of us can foster a child or young person, if you have the capacity to care. 26 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Surface dressing season comes to a close</h4> /news/surface-dressing-season-comes-close-0 More than 120 miles of roads have been resurfaced in 51¥ by the County Council this year – the equivalent of travelling from Worcester to London - prolonging the life span of road surfaces by more than 10 years.  25 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>51¥ Children First Fostering needs a new Independent Panel Chair</h4> /news/worcestershire-children-first-fostering-needs-new-independent-panel-chair Do you want to help WCF Fostering make a positive difference to a child or young person's life and be a part of the fostering process? If so, we want to hear from you! 22 Sep 2023 /g= <h4> 51¥ says ‘Thank You’ to Care Workers</h4> /news/worcestershire-county-council-says-thank-you-care-workers Care workers who provide essential support to people of all ages in 51¥ are being recognised during Professional Care Workers’ Week. 20 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Finalists, celebrity host and sponsors confirmed for 51¥ Apprenticeships Awards</h4> /news/finalists-celebrity-host-and-sponsors-confirmed-worcestershire-apprenticeships-awards The 51¥ Apprenticeships Hub has confirmed exciting news for their 2023 annual awards evening, taking place later this year on 16 November and will celebrate the most successful apprentices, employers, schools, and training providers across 11 categories over the last year. 20 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Meet the buyer event in 51¥: Register now</h4> /news/meet-buyer-event-worcestershire-register-now Businesses in 51¥ are being encouraged to register for the next Business 51¥ Conference. 20 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Your chance to see behind the scenes at the museum store </h4> /news/your-chance-see-behind-scenes-museum-store The Collections Centre holds a huge portion of the historic collections of 51¥ County Museum and Worcester City Museums.  20 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Wyre Forest residents to have their say at latest County Council roadshow</h4> /news/wyre-forest-residents-have-their-say-latest-county-council-roadshow People across the county will be able to have their say this Saturday (23 September) at the next 51¥ Resident Roadshow. 19 Sep 2023 /g= <h4> Launch of new 51¥ Care Leavers Covenant</h4> /news/launch-new-worcestershire-care-leavers-covenant 51¥ organisations are being asked to pledge their support for the launch of a new initiative to help care leavers in the county. 18 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Residents urged to cut back their foliage </h4> /news/residents-urged-cut-back-their-foliage Homeowners are being encouraged to cut back any overgrown bushes, hedges, and trees now bird nesting season is over.  15 Sep 2023 /g= <h4> Funding award for 51¥ mobile connectivity trials at rural events</h4> /news/funding-award-worcestershire-mobile-connectivity-trials-rural-events Around half a million pounds has been awarded to 51¥ today to help research mobile connectivity trials at events across the county. 15 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Calling all new students: Come and study happy at 51¥ Libraries!</h4> /news/calling-all-new-students-come-and-study-happy-worcestershire-libraries If you’re a student in 51¥, check out Study Happy and see how it can help you reach your academic goals while feeling happy and healthy. 14 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>51¥ Parkway passenger numbers exceed all expectations </h4> /news/worcestershire-parkway-passenger-numbers-exceed-all-expectations More than 540,000 journeys have been made from 51¥ Parkway Railway Station in the space of 12 months – exceeding all expectations.  08 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>County Council Leader appoints new Cabinet Member</h4> /news/county-council-leader-appoints-new-cabinet-member Councillor Steve Mackay has been appointed as 51¥’s new Cabinet Member with responsibility for Children & Families. 08 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>County Council Leader appoints new Cabinet Member</h4> /news/county-council-leader-appoints-new-cabinet-member-0 Councillor Steve Mackay has been appointed as 51¥’s new Cabinet Member with responsibility for Children & Families. 08 Sep 2023 /g= <h4> Chop the trend and be on your guard against tree-surgeon Rogue Traders</h4> /news/chop-trend-and-be-your-guard-against-tree-surgeon-rogue-traders 51¥ Trading Standards are warning residents to be on their guard against rogue traders touting for work door to door.  08 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Researching your family history is now even easier in 51¥ </h4> /news/researching-your-family-history-now-even-easier-worcestershire People researching their family history now have access to more than two million records detailing baptisms, marriages, and burials in the county.  08 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>“You in?” to tackle Child Exploitation</h4> /news/you-tackle-child-exploitation Get Safe 51¥ have collaborated with Worcester Theatres on a powerful new play addressing the issues around child exploitation. 07 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>​Last chance for families to sign up to run with Paula Radcliffe in Worcester </h4> /news/last-chance-families-sign-run-paula-radcliffe-worcester Families on Track is part of the Worcester City Runs weekend and families are invited to sign up to take part as a whole family unit together.  07 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Upton residents to have their say at latest County Council roadshow</h4> /news/upton-residents-have-their-say-latest-county-council-roadshow People across the county will be able to have their say this Saturday at the next 51¥ Resident Roadshow. 07 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Craft Projects Bring 51¥ Communities Together</h4> /news/craft-projects-bring-worcestershire-communities-together Free craft projects from 51¥’s Learning Services department have been applauded for bringing local communities together. 04 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Back to School</h4> /news/back-school With schools preparing to welcome students back to the classroom next week, 51¥ Children First have been promoting the importance of regular attendance. 01 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>Pershore College to create a new Preparation for Adulthood Centre</h4> /news/pershore-college-create-new-preparation-adulthood-centre A 51¥ college has been awarded a six-figure grant to create a dedicated facility to prepare students with complex learning disabilities for independent living.  01 Sep 2023 /g= <h4>School Admissions in 51¥ open 1 September 2023</h4> /news/school-admissions-worcestershire-open-1-september-2023 The applications will be open for any child due to start school for the first time or moving to a Middle or High School in September 2024. 31 Aug 2023 /g= <h4>Droitwich residents to have their say at Saltfest</h4> /news/droitwich-residents-have-their-say-saltfest People across the county will be able to have their say as the 51¥ Resident Roadshow returns to Droitwich this Saturday. 31 Aug 2023 /g= <h4>Two 51¥ nominations for National Social Work Awards</h4> /news/two-worcestershire-nominations-national-social-work-awards Double Nominations as Social Workers Shortlisted in Two Categories 29 Aug 2023 /g= <h4>10 things to do with the family in 51¥ this bank holiday</h4> /news/10-things-do-family-worcestershire-bank-holiday From fine English heritage to immersive water-based experiences, discover what is located on your doorstep and make 51¥ part of your story.  25 Aug 2023 /g= <h4>GCSE Results for 2023 in 51¥</h4> /news/gcse-results-2023-worcestershire Today, students across the county received their GCSE results.   24 Aug 2023 /g= <h4>New Learning Disability Strategy launched to help make positive changes in 51¥  </h4> /news/new-learning-disability-strategy-launched-help-make-positive-changes-worcestershire A new Learning Disability Strategy has been launched with the aim of making 51¥ a great place to live for people with Learning Disabilities.   24 Aug 2023 /g=