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A Public Meeting about 
A Neighbourhood Plan For Wolston ?
Was held on Wednesday 15th April

Look here for a short summary of the meeting

Wolston
Annual Parish Meeting

21st May 7.30 pm at the Baptist Church
Representatives from local organisations are invited to give a brief report and update during the meeting on their activities over the past year, and any aims or objectives for the future.
Details here

A date for your diary

It's Duck Race time again on

Sunday 19th April

See posters for details

 Attention all Gardeners
Share your pride and joy in the


'Click the pic', and for further information contact
Jayne Murdy on
024 7654 1594 or 07711 501307
or email: gardenwalkabout@gmail.com

Does your organisation need a grant ?
Grants of up to £1500 are now available to clubs and other organisations from Rugby Borough Council.

But hurry, applications close on April 13th !
Look here for more details

Local photographs needed !
Are you an amateur photographer ? Do you have any
images that capture the look, feel or natural world of Wolston ? The Wolston Village website is having a major refresh with new operating software and as part of this new look we want to include (about 16, but could be more) images that capture the essence of where we live. If you have an image that you would like included then please contact the webmaster@wolston.me.uk with details - no need to send the images yet ! The pictures will be used as small headers for the main pages with (if you wish) a click through to a higher resolution image and full credits.
If you would like to discuss please call 024 7654 4015.

Do you want an allotment ?
Only a few spaces left so if you have ever considered
growing your own fruit and veg but don't have the space
at home call Tony Howes now on 024 7654 3690
to reserve your plot !

 Community Speed Watch – Volunteers needed !
Are you fed up with the sometimes insane speed that cars travel through Wolston and Brandon ? Did you know that there is a group of volunteers that operate a Community Speed Watch (CSW) scheme in both villages that monitors vehicles speed with a police approved speed monitoring device ?
Read more ...
Silver Surfers
Are you over 50 and would like to be able to use the internet or send an email? Wolston Library have just the thing for you on Monday afternoons between 3-5 PM. Look here for details.
Report that pothole!
Have you seen a fault in the road or a pothole that needs fixing? If it's in Wolston just click here and enter the details. For potholes anywhere else click here.
Become a Blood Donor
The next visit of the National Blood Service donation team to Wolston is on Saturday 9th May 2015,
from 0945 - 1530.
Call 0300 123 23 23 to make an appointment. ... more

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Wolston Garden Club
Table Top Sale

Wolston Village Hall
Saturday 18th April 10am - 3pm
Plants wanted for sale
Full details here

Wolston Garden Club
Coach Trip 2015

This year on July 11th to the glorious gardens at RHS Wisley.

Full details here

Wolston - Rugby Road
Proposal for Speed Cushions
Consultation

WCC propose to extend the speed limit on the Rugby Road, to the East of Wolston by Coalpit Lane, and to install new speed cushions.
Look here for the letter with details of how to comment, and here for a map and details of the proposals.

Highspeed Broadband Connection
Voucher Scheme

A new scheme has been launched in Warwickshire to enable eligible businesses and voluntary organisations to claim grants of up to £3000 towards the cost of upgrading to superfast broadband. The Broadband Connection Voucher Scheme is now available to any business, charity or voluntary organisation and can cover both fixed solutions, usually fibre connections, or wireless solutions such as satellite or microwave broadband where fibre is not available.
Look here for details

Wolston Post Office is changing
The existing counter will be replaced by a till at the main counter dedicated to PO transactions. This is part of a programme of 'transformation' being undertaken by the PO. Whether it will be an improvement or not remains to be seen.

Here are the details of what is proposed, as recently published by the PO.

The 2015 calendar of events for the Garden Club is now available here.