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

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…

New Wayland Men’s Shed Page

By Suzanne Rhind | May 4, 2016

Visit our new Men’s Shed page to keep up to date with all the latest information, news and events!

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