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

Small Business Workshop: Pension Auto Enrolment

By Suzanne Rhind | October 19, 2015

Business Pension Workshop Do you employ people? Unsure about what the forthcoming Pension Auto Enrolment means for your business? If so, this workshop being held at Wayland House may be just the thing you need. Led by Clair Rylands of Danica TCL and Kevin Trett an Independent Financial Advisor, this informative evening will take you…

George Freeman MP talks about his support for the Wayland Partnership

By Suzanne Rhind | June 24, 2015

George Freeman, the MP for Mid-Norfolk, has for many years supported the work of the Wayland Partnership and has now produced a short video explaining why he thinks what the Partnership does is so important to the local economy and the community. View his video message here:- George Freeman MP talks about his support for the…

Wayland Partnership submits bid to Carnegie UK Trust ‘Enabling State’ Challenge

By Suzanne Rhind | June 23, 2015

The Enabling State is a piece of work being undertaken by the Carnegie UK Trust exploring a new relationship between government and citizens, where citizens and communities have more control over their own wellbeing, and how the state (and others including the third sector) can play a more engaged and responsive role to help achieve it. The…

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