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

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!

Wayland Men’s Shed Update & Date of Next Meeting

By Suzanne Rhind | April 26, 2016

Farmers, businesses, landowners – can you help with one of our key projects at the moment?….. the setting up of a Wayland Men’s Shed. A Men’s Shed is a place where men feel at home and can pursue practical interests with a high degree of autonomy. A Men’s Shed offers this to a group of…

First Wayland Job & Career Fair: June 28th 1pm-7pm

By Suzanne Rhind | April 19, 2016

On Tuesday 28th June 1pm – 7pm the Wayland Partnership Development Trust is hosting it’s first Job & Career Fair at the Queens Hall in Watton in mid-Norfolk. This is in response to a need that has been expressed locally through our Jobs in Wayland Facebook page.  Our page has over 500 members who have registered looking…

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