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Forthcoming Parish Council Committee Meetings

Agendas available for viewing under; The Parish Council - Agendas -

- Planning - July 4th 2022.  Agenda

- Finance and General Purposes - July 5th 2022.  Agenda





Housing Development Proposal in Kempsey

The following has been posted at the request of Hallam Land Management Ltd. Neither the content, the web site to which it refers (which was not available for inspection at the time of posting) nor the proposed development is endorsed by the Parish Council. It is however included in the interests of promoting public involvement in managing the future of the village and parish.


Hallam Land Management Ltd are promoting land to the east of the A38, Kempsey for development. The company would like to engage with local residents regarding a potential development of the site to include new homes, education facilities, open space and green infrastructure. They have set up a dedicated website, which contains further information on the site and proposals, and are welcoming comments and input from the community.
To see the proposed site please click here.

They are inviting comments from 30th May 2022 until 13th June 2022:


Forthcoming Road Closures Affecting Kempsey

4th July 2022

Post Office Lane in Kempsey will be closed for an anticipated 5 days for gully and drainage pipe installation.
To see fuller details, please click here.

11th July 2022

Bestmans Lane in Kempsey will be closed for an anticipated 5 days for Openreach works.
To see fuller details, please click here



Interested in Becoming a St Richard's Hospice Shop Volunteer?

St Richard's are looking to increase their shop staff and have provided a poster to advertise this. Please click here to read the poster.



Maintenance Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (MCST)

Herefordshire and Worcestershire Age UK would like to promote their Maintenance Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (MCST). This is a weekly programme  that could help someone you know that is experiencing the onset symptoms of dementia. To see more about this please click here.



Interested in a Neighbourhood Watch in Kempsey?

MHDC is trying to start community Neighbourhood Watch Groups around their area. Attached here is a notice to test the potential interest of residents of Kempsey Parish. To read this and find out more, please click here.



Here 2 Help Initiative Worcestershire

The Here2Help Community Services Directory

In September 2021, Here2Help launched its Community Services Directory as part of its wider service to help residents search for a range of services and support offered by charities, community groups, businesses, public sector groups and other organisations in their local area and across the whole of Worcestershire.  These services include mental health and wellbeing, financial advice, assistance and supplies, volunteering opportunities, recreation activities and much more.

Since its launch in September, over 275 organisations have signed up to offer support and services to Worcestershire residents. The Here2Help team have also been out visiting various libraries in the County to talk to residents about the Here2Help Service and the Community Services Directory.

Do you know any local organisations that may be interested in registering their service on the Here2Help Community Services Directory? More information can be found by visiting



Adopt a Street Initiative. Latest Newsletter November 2021

This anti-litter scheme is going from strength to strength throughout Malvern Hills District Council area. To read their latest newsletter, please click here.



Police Rural Matters Newsletter Autumn 2021

West Mercia Police have just issued an Autumn 2021 newsletter featuring some very interesting facts and hints on a broad spectrum, including trailer and vehicle theft and catalytic converter theft. To view these reports please look under 'Local Police Contacts and Reports', or for the latest please click here.



Malvern Hills District Council - Parish News Update

MHDC provide a regular update of what is happening in the council and how things can affect parishes.

To sign up for a regular update, please use the following link:

We hope that you will find these useful.







Website Accessibility Statement

The Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) Accessibility Regulations 2018 requires public sector bodies, which includes local councils, to ensure reasonable adjustments are made to websites so they are accessible to people with various disabilities. These include:

Impaired vision

Motor difficulties

Cognitive impairments or learning disabilities

Deafness or impaired hearing

From 23 September 2020 all local council websites will have to comply with those regulations.

Kempsey Parish Council understands these requirements but must advise that this current website is not compliant with these regulations, and due to its age is unable to be so. We are currently working with a website design company to produce an up to date and fully compliant new website.

Should anyone have difficulty accessing our current website they should contact the Parish Office on 01905 828183 or by email at Our staff will be able to help you with any information that you cannot access







Neighbourhood Policing

Our Safer Neighbourhood Team (Kempsey & Alfrick SNT) now have a website that allows any interested persons to receive notifications of crimes, crime prevention, relevant policing projects, and any general matters that maybe of interest to the public.
To access this very informative information, type the following into your browser, or click below, and then sign up.



Malvern Hills D.C. Website

To read click here



On the Beat in South Worcestershire

A new quarterly update on your local policing matters has just been released and is available here. Click here to read



Kempsey round and about...

The Parish of Kempsey covers an area of 1307 hectares (3223 acres) - 5 square miles

There are now in excess of 1750 households and 4300 people living in the parish

Included in the parish are the settlements of Kerswell Green, Broomhall Cottages, Green Street, Stonehall Common, Clerkenleap, Baynhall and Napleton.

People have lived and worked in Kempsey for more than 3000 years

Kempsey Footpath Maps

Looking for local public footpaths.
For details click here.


For further information and a selection of local walks, please look at 'Living in the Community' and 'Attention Walkers'

October 2020 - Five new walks added.  Hope you enjoy.

Send us an enquiry/feedback

To contact us please click here