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

Our Generation Connections Project Celebrates Success!

By Suzanne Rhind | April 4, 2016

The Wayland Partnerships Generation Connections Project, funded by the Norfolk County Council Youth Social Action Fund has proved to be a huge success for all involved. The Generation Connections project aimed to bring together young and old in a way that could benefit both age groups. Older people have learnt how to use smartphones, tablets…

Book now for Health & Wellbeing Marquee at the Wayland Show 2016

By Suzanne Rhind | March 8, 2016

The Wayland Partnership Development Trust will again be hosting the Health and Wellbeing Marquee at the Wayland Show in Watton this year, offering businesses, organisation’s and charities the opportunity to promote their health and wellbeing message. The Wayland Show is an annual event, and this year it will be taking place on Sunday 7th August…

NEW! Wayland Men’s Shed Project

By Suzanne Rhind | March 1, 2016

Wayland Men’s Shed: ‘A safe, friendly environment for local men to socialise and skill share, whilst working on community projects’. After some months of planning the Wayland Partnership Development Trust is set to start the Wayland Men’s Shed. We are holding an information meeting on Wednesday 9th March at 10am at Watton Sports Centre. So if…

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