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Letter - W

Walking Football
Walking Football is a great way to keep active, make new friends and enjoy sport.
Walks for health
Join us on fun walks around the district led by trained volunteer walk leaders, or become a volunteer walk leader yourself!
Ward Map
Redditch ward boundaries map with coloured wards
Warden highlights more cases of cruelty
A Worcestershire dog warden is continuing her campaign to stop canine cruelty by highlighting some of the appalling cases she comes across every day.
Warehousing and light industry space
Warehousing and light industrial space is available at our Heming Road Enterprise Centre.
Waste Contracts
Find out more regarding all existing waste collection contracts.
Waste Disposal
Thanks for helping us to recycle over 8,432 tonnes last year. That's the weight of 13,491 original Mini Cooper cars!
Water Bambinos
Come and enjoy these fun, sociable swimming lessons for children from birth to four years old in our Abbey Stadium learner pool.
Water classes
Come and join us for Aquafit classes in our pools!
Water safety in the home
Here is some advice on how to prevent problems with water in your home.
You can find out about watersports on Arrow Valley Lake here, from the Arrow Valley Visitor Centre.
Waymarked trails
Circular walking trails at Arrow Valley Country Park take in various landmarks across the 900-acre park.
We did our bit
"We did our bit” is an eleven minute remembrance film featuring moments of courage, and terror, horror and heroics
We want your feedback
We want your feedback, and you can give it to us here.
Webheath Wanderers health walks
These walks start every Tuesday at 10.30am from Webheath Village Hall on Heathfield Road (B97 5SQ).
Wellbeing in Partnership Newsletter
Click here for the latest copy of the Wellbeing in Partnership Newsletter.
Good mental health is not just the absence of a mental health disorder. It is defined as a state of well-being in which every individual realises his or her own potential
Wellington Street Car Park improvement works
A Town Centre Car Park will be closed for ten days next week for essential maintenance and improvement works.
What apprentices can do for you
Over 80% of people are more likely to use a business if it offers apprenticeships to young people.
What can I put in my bins?
Find out what you can put in your bins, including paper, cartons, plastic, glass, metal and more.
What extra support can I get from the Dial-A-Ride driver?
Dial-A-Ride is a door-to-door service. Here is what we can and cannot help you with.
What happens to benefit fraud suspects
If suspicions of benefit fraud turn out to be true you could be cautioned, penalised or even prosecuted.
What if major works are required to my block?
After more than five years you will have to bear any reasonable costs of work carried out. Here's some more info.
What is a hate incident?
What is a hate incident? Find out more from True Vision here.
What is my bin collection day?
You can check your bin collection day here, including for Christmas and New Year collections.
What is O&S
Here you can find out more regarding what is Overview and Scrutiny
What our learners say
What our learners said about training with us
What the Official Certificate of Search (LLC1) does
The Official Certificate of Search asks how many entries there are in the 12 parts of the Local Land Charge Register.
What the Required Enquiries of Local Authority (CON29R) does
The Required Enquiries of Local Authority is a series of searches on other matters that aren't on the Local Land Charges Register.
What we do at Early Help
We're excited to support you and your family as your children go through every stage of growing up.
What we must consider for each application
We must determine applications in accordance with local and national policy - here are some tips.
What's on at the Bromsgrove Centres
Find out whats on at the Early Help Centres in Bromsgrove
What's on at the Redditch Centres?
Find out what's on at the Early Help Centres in Redditch
When Housing Benefit can be paid to other people
Housing Benefit can sometimes be paid to your landlord, their agent, or someone who looks after your money or who has power of attorney.
When you appeal
Here's what happens when you appeal a benefit decision
Who can claim Housing Benefit
Find out whether you can claim Housing Benefit here.
Who can take away my waste?
You're still responsible for your waste after collection, so use one of these registered waste carriers.
Who has to pay the Council Tax
Someone will be liable for the Council Tax on a property - it is usually someone living there. Find out more here.
Who is and is not a 'second adult'
Here is a list of who can qualify as a 'second adult' for the purposes of calculating Second Adult Rebate.
Who is exempt from Council Tax
Certain people may be exempt from Council Tax, and are disregarded in some calculations.
Why is there a grant available?
Our 'In-Curtilage Parking Scheme' and grant is designed to encourage improved parking for a better Redditch.
Why not get involved
Here are a few different ways to get involved with Early Help.
Wildlife and habitats
Arrow Valley Country Park is protected as a green space and has undergone an amazing transformation since it was first created in the late 1960.
Will power and grace
Challenging fitness routines. Bring plenty of willpower!
Willow Trees Early Help Centre
Contact the Willow Trees Early Help Centre
Willow Trees
Willow Trees, based in Church Hill, offers so many avtivities, find out more about these, timetable of services and clinics here
Windmill Community Centre Team
Contact the Windmill Community Centre
Windmill Community Centre
Windmill Community Centre is a base for many local groups and fun activities, and you can hire it too.
Winyates Barn Community Centre
Contact the Winyates Barn Community Centre
Winyates Green Community Centre
Contact the Winyates Green Community Centre
Winyates Green Community Centre
Winyates Green Community Centre is a single hall centre home to Mappleborough Green Pre School, Slimming World and Starlight School of Dance and has recently been refurbished with a new floor and freshly decorated.
Woodland management
Here's how we manage over 415 acres of woodlands in Redditch.
Woodland, based in Woodrow, offers so many avtivities, find out more about these, timetable of services and clinics here
Woodlands Early Help Centre
Contact the Woodlands Early Help Centre
Woodrow Community Centre
Contact the Woodrow Community Centre
Worcestershire County Council budget
Worcestershire County Council's budget and Council Tax information.
Worcestershire Property Services
Contact Worcestershire Property Services
Worcestershire Regulatory Services
Contact Worcestershire Regulatory Services
Worcestershire Travel Information
Bus timetables, routes, operators and general travel information within Worcestershire
Worcestershire Works Well
Worcestershire Works Well is a FREE accreditation scheme designed to support businesses to improve the health and well-being of their employees. Improved employee health and well-being has been shown repeatedly to improve profitability and productivity of businesses.
Work in conservation areas
In conservation areas normal permitted development rights may not apply and you may need a special type of planning permission called Conservation Area Consent.
Work on listed buildings
If you want to do any kind of work on any part of a listed building you may need Listed Building Consent from us
Work your service charge pays for and does not pay for
While a lot of maintenance is covered, some is not. Click for more info.