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

Men’s Shed Meeting: 6th July

By Suzanne Rhind | June 29, 2016

The next Wayland Men’s Shed meeting will take place on Wednesday 6th July, 11:30am at the Hare & Barrel Hotel, Watton. This will be to continue discussing site/premises options, to feedback from the Suffolk Men’s Shed Conference, to plan for the Wayland Show and develop other promotional opportunities. If you would like to know more,…

Colleges, Employers & Agencies in Watton for First Wayland Job & Career Fair

By Suzanne Rhind | June 14, 2016

On Tuesday 28th June, the Wayland Partnership Development Trust presents the first annual Wayland Job and Career Fair at the Queens Hall in Watton. Supported by Wayland Chamber of Commerce, the event brings colleges, employers, agencies and others together in Watton for the benefit of Wayland residents from high school age upwards. The event is…

Funding Boost for the Wayland Partnership

By Suzanne Rhind | May 16, 2016

The Wayland Partnership Development Trust has received £18,079 thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery. The funding boost from Postcode Local Trust will enable the Wayland Partnership to deliver a one year environmental project known as the ‘Wayland Growing Together’ project. The project will bring together people to identify small areas of land that are…

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