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UK employment rate at a joint record high

Independent statistics published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) on Tuesday (May 14th) has found the UK unemployment rate has not been lower since 1974.

Conservatives retain control of Wychavon District Council

The Conservatives have retained control of Wychavon District Council following Thursday's (May 2nd) local elections.

Led by Conservative Group Leader on Wychavon District Council, Cllr Bradley Thomas, the Conservatives won 36 out of 45 seats and secured 53% of the vote.

EU nationals and registering to vote for European Parliamentary Elections

As the UK did not leave the EU on 29th March it now looks possible that the UK may participate in EU elections for Members of the European Parliament (MEPs).  UK nationals currently on the electoral role will automatically qualify to vote; but EU nationals have to complete an additional form in o

Mid Worcestershire MP helps clear litter in the Great British Spring Clean

On Saturday 23rd March, Mid Worcestershire MP Nigel Huddleston joined more than 40 local volunteers to pick litter during the Great British Spring Clean, a mass action environmental campaign run by the environmental charity ‘Keep Britain Tidy.’ The huge effort from volunteers and the Evesham Anti