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Kempsey is a large and diverse parish in South Worcestershire covering 1307 hectares (5 sq. miles). It now has a population exceeding 4300 in 1750 households. The Parish comprises of Kempsey village plus the settlements of Green Street, Kerswell Green, Stonehall, Baynhall, Napleton, Broomhall, and Clerkenleap.

Kempsey is surrounded by open, tranquil countryside. On its western boundary is the River Severn and its Hams, which are very rare Lammas land. On its southern boundary are Ashmoor Common, a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), Normoor Common, and Kerswell Common. On the eastern boundary, we have, Kempsey Common and Stonehall Common. Community facilities in the Parish include a small doctor’s dispensing surgery, Church, village shop and Post Office, farm shop, Primary School, Youth Centre, Parish Hall, Playing Field, Community Centre and six Public Houses.

There are a wide range of businesses in Kempsey: everything from one person working from home, through to larger companies.

Public Consultation 3rd-4th February 2024 - NOW CLOSED

Please click here to view the plans for the new Community and Sports Centre 

The consultation period has now closed. Feedback to be announced soon.

Councillor Vacancies

Harriett Baldwin MP


Road and Footpath Closures

17th June 2024 - There will be a temporary closure of U60034 Napleton Lane from its junction with U60036 Elgar Drive for a distance of 85 metres due to a new dropped kerb installation by WCC. This is expected to remain in force for 4 days and is due to commence on 17th June 2024. For more information, please click here. To view the proposed diversion route, please click here.

17th June 2024 - There will be a temporary closure of C2220 Old Road South from its junction with U60014 Meadow Close to its junction with U60013 Pixham Ferry Lane due to remedial works to the carriageway by Severn Trent Water. This is expected to remain in force for 2 days and is due to commence on 17th June 2024. For more information, please click here

23rd June 2024 - There will be a temporary closure of part of the A38 Main Road from its junction with U60024 Windmill Lane to its junction with U60003 Brookend Lane due to the puffin crossing installation and carriageway resurfacing by WCC. This is expected to remain in force for 8 nights and is due to commence on 23rd June 2024. For more information, please click here. To view the proposed diversion route, please click here.

Upcoming Meetings


Notices

Annual Parish Meeting - Chairman's Report

Published: 20 May 24

To view the Chairman's report from the Annual Parish Meeting, please click here. Read More...

A Community Builder Project Update

Published: 20 May 24

To view the latest update from the Community Builder, please click here. Read More...

PACT - Partners and Communities Together

Published: 13 May 24

The next PACT meeting will be held on Tuesday 14th May 2024 at Kempsey Community Centre at 7:30pm. Doors will open at 7:00. Everybody is welcome. Read More...

Kempsey Home and Property Security Roadshow

Published: 15 Apr 24

Free specialist security advice from the Malvern Hills and Wychavon Community Safety Team on Tuesday 23rd April 2024 at the Parish Hall. For more information, please click here. Read More...

PACT Litter Pick - 21st April 2024

Published: 2 Apr 24

The next village litter pick will take place on Sunday 21st April 2024 at 2:00pm, starting at the Parish Hall. Litter pickers, refuse sacks and hi-viz vests will be provided. For more information, please click here. Read More...

Kempsey Parish Council Update - March 2024

Published: 18 Mar 24

To read the latest update from the Kempsey Times, please click here. Read More...