Malvern Civic Society:
What we do
Society has an active social and educative programme that aims to
entertain and inform our members. We
do not concentrate exclusively upon Malvern but take a broad view of
the region and beyond.
held in Eden Church Conference Centre, Grovewood Road (off
Townsend Way), close to the Malvern Spa Hotel and new Premier Inn at 7.30
pm. Refreshments are available after the meetings. There is an
admission charge of £2. Details are given on the events
have coach excursions and local visits to places of historic and
have a programme of monthly country walks that enable members to
meet together and broaden their knowledge of the area.
the summer the Society's own guides lead weekly
publish a quarterly newsletter called "Bandstand" which
we e-mail to all members
or deliver to those who have ordered
in advance. A hard copy of the Annual
Report is produced for all members in
recent years the Society has organised a very successful Civic. Week in
partnership with other organisations.
Society has an annual Civic Award Scheme to promote good quality
design in the Malvern area.
Planning Sub-Committee meets regularly throughout the year, keeps
a watchful eye on all new planning applications and opposes
proposals that are considered insensitive or inappropriate.
Society has two other working group, Friends of Malvern's Railway
and Friends of Malvern's
Cemeteries, which also meet regularly and work to protect particular
elements of Malvern.
are building an archive of documents and materials relating to the
Society since its foundation.
Society publishes a growing list of booklets written by members on
various aspects of Malvern's heritage.
Society has erected a growing number of blue and green plaques
commemorate famous people who have lived in Malvern.
give financial support to local causes such as "Bands in the
Park", "Malvern in Bloom" and the "Autumn in
walks, of about three to four miles, in local towns and
countryside, enable members to meet together and broaden their
knowledge of the region. Further details of current walks can be
found on the events
out about the fascinating history of Malvern .. learn more about
our Weekly Guided Town Walks
you enjoy a good read? Malvern Civic Society has a range of publications
that might interest you.
Plaques of Malvern
the historic Blue and Green Plaques of Malvern