Welcome to the Wayland Partnership Development Trust


Hello and thank you for visiting the website of the award-winning Wayland Partnership Development Trust.

Established in 1999, our vision is to create a knowledge-based economy for the Wayland area (Watton and 13 surrounding parishes in the heart of Norfolk) focused on the heritage, culture and the natural and built environment through the promotion of the economic, social, cultural and environmental well-being of all who live, work and visit here.

What does that mean in practice? Well, a truly community led organisation, we work in partnership with a wide variety of local community organisations, education establishments, statutory agencies and businesses to make things better for people.


Latest News

Volunteers Recognised at Wayland Award Event

By Suzanne Rhind | May 31, 2017

Sylvia Welsh receiving her award from Cllr Stan Hebborn, Mayor of Watton On May 20th at the Queen’s Hall as a part of our Engaging Communities day, we held a pilot event to celebrate and acknowledge the amazing contribution volunteers make to the Wayland community. For the Wayland Partnership alone, volunteers contributed over 8400 hours…

Wonderful Wayland Photography Competition 2017 – Entry Forms Now Available

By Suzanne Rhind | April 24, 2017

Following the launch of the ‘Wonderful Wayland’ Photography competition last week, further information and the necessary entry forms are now available for download here – Wayland Photography Challenge Information & Entry Form 2017 . For further information please contact Jan Godfrey on 01953 880202 or email jan(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)wayland.org.uk .

Wayland Photography Competition 2017

By Suzanne Rhind | April 19, 2017

  The ever popular Wayland Photography competition returns in 2017! The competition opens on June 17th and closes on July 3rd but now is a great time of year to get snapping with such wonderful local highlights as the bluebells at Wayland Wood. Click on the link to find out more: Wayland Photography Challenge 2017 Entry…

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