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Wolston Neighbourhood Plan
Call for Sites
Look here for more details.

1st Wolston Scouts - Duck Race
Sunday 7th April at 2pm
Full details to follow 

Garden Walkabout posterAttention all Gardeners !
This popular event needs gardens, large and small. Opening your garden in 2019 benefits our community and offers an opportunity to share ideas with other people.
Please do get in touch with us, details above.

Caleb Cinema Club

Friday 8th March at 1.30pm
at St. Margaret's Church Rooms, £2 

Girl with a Pearl Earring

Girl with a Pearl EarringA young peasant maid working in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer becomes his talented assistant and the model for one of his most famous works.

Followed by tea and biscuits and a chat !
Next month: Not yet decided

Wolston Neighbourhood Plan

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  The next meeting of the
Wolston Neighbourhood Plan
'Steering Grou
p'
will held on
Tuesday 26th February 2019
at 7.00pm
in St Margaret's Church Rooms.

Meetings normally last no more than an hour and all residents are invited to attend.


The Neighbourhood Plan team are actively seeking residents views and opinions, plus support and skills, to help us develop a Plan for Wolston. If you feel that you have an opinion, or skills, energy or time to support us, in any way whatsoever, please contact the team on: ndp.wolston@yahoo.co.uk
The Agenda and other papers for
the meeting will be or already are on this page.

For more information about the Wolston Neighbourhood Plan and Neighbourhood Planning in general, look here.

Wolston Surgery - Patient Reference Group
The most recent meeting of the PRG was held on Thursday 1st March 2018 - notes of the meeting will be published here soon. If you have any items that you wish to raise please let the receptionist know, or email to CRCCG.EnquiriesWolston@nhs.net .
The Notes of the October meeting of the Wolston surgery 'Patient Reference Group' are here.

The most recent NHS 'GP Patient Survey' report on the practice is here, and the report of the most recent inspection by the Care Quality Commission is here.


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Wolston Garden Club

Our meetings are held at Wolston Village Hall, commencing at 7.30, on the third Thursday of the month. The 2019 programme of events is not yet available. Membership for the year is £15. Guests, at £4 each, are welcome at any meeting.

If you have any queries about Garden Club, please telephone Valerie Griffin on (024) 7654 5469. We are not a Horticultural Society ! We are a group of people that enjoy gardens and associated topics. You don't necessarily need to have a garden or like gardening to be a member as the talks are of general interest.

Look at our webpage here

River Avon at Wolston
River Avon at Wolston - View from The Plantation

Preparing for Emergencies in Warwickshire
A new, easy to read guide recently published by WCC. As well as links to download the document this article also contains links to other relevant documents and websites.
Read more here.


Welcome to the

Wolston Village Community Website

If you want to comment on the content, point out links that don't work or are out of date or otherwise suggest how things here may be improved, please send an email to  webmaster.wolston@gmail.com
Maintenance of this website is done on a voluntary basis, and the hosting costs are
funded by Wolston Parish Council. With thanks also to WCC for IT hardware support

      St. Margaret's Primary School
         Little Acorns Nursery Class
                  Vacancies available
Little AcornsWas your child born between 1st September 2015 and 31st August 2016 ?
Look here for full details

The Tuition Team
Working to achieve 11+ success
Maximise your child’s chances of Eleven Plus success by enrolling with The Tuition Team.
Saturdays at the Leisure Centre.
Look here for full details.
Sponsored advert

Warwickshire Air Ambulance
New donation point at St Margaret's School
Look here for full details

Wolston Youth Club
would like to thank Rugby Borough Council for the grant of more than £400 towards the purchase of new equipment and facilities. The Youth Club, at Wolston Leisure Center, is open from 7pm to 9pm every Monday and Wednesday evening in term time.

Gardeners Question Time
with Marie from Rimo Growers !
Friday 8th March - full details here

Wolston Warriors F.C.Wolston Warriors FC logo

November Update

Since our last report we have played a further 2 league games. the first against Keresley Athletic, which we won 3 - 0, and we would ...


RBC - Dog Control:
Public Space Protection Order
With effect from 1st September Rugby Borough Council have introduced a new Public Space Protection Order which enforces new restrictions on dog owners in the Borough.
Full details are available here.

Brandon and Wolston
Community Speed Watch

is looking for new members.
Now that the weather is becoming warmer we plan to spend more time out with our speed camera. If you have time to contribute to this valuable community activity then please contact Maria, the Clerk to Wolston PC, either 02476 545515 or email here


Need volunteer help ?

Do you need a team of volunteers to help your community group or charity with a short term task/project?
Look here for a possible answer to your problem.

Wolston Fields Farm Quarry

Update showing different stages of gravel extraction - look here

 


Music score
VILLAGE VOICES

Village Voices are a group of ladies
who
like to sing !
We meet on Tuesday evenings at 7.OO p.m. in the Baptist Chapel, Wolston and each pay £2.50 to cover expenses. No auditions are required. We sing for our own pleasure but those of us who want to we do sometimes give public performances.

 Not sure if you would like it ? Then why not just come along and join us one evening to see if you would enjoy it. There will be no pressure to come again !



Better Broadband Subsidy Scheme
If you can’t get a broadband speed of at least 2Mb per second, you could qualify for
a subsidised connection worth up to £350
to boost your internet speed.

Look here for details of how to apply
.


To check what broadband speed is currently available at your property enter your postcode on this page

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Click the logo for the latest news from WCAVA. This is fantastic resource with
access to all the latest grant funding information.


Save an average of £128 on
your energy bills !
Join the Warwickshire 'Switch and Save'
For full details look here

Warwickshire Police
Rugby Rural Central (incudes Wolston)
For the latest monthly update, click here

Pile of booksNew fiction available from
 Warwickshire Libraries
December 2018 - January 2019

Silver Surfers

Happy PCOver 50?
Not sure how to use your computer or navigate the Internet ?
Need help with your IPad ?

Then click here to find out how to learn more about free courses at our local library !

Some vacancies available - book now ! 



WI LogoWolston WI meet at the Village Hall at 8pm in the second Thursday of each month. Why not come along and join us.

Our programme of events for 2018 is here.

Look here for pictures taken of trips and events in 2018, our Centenary Year.  

IMPORTANT
Community Transport Schemes
for details of services that may help your group organise a day out, provide transport to or from hospital or other essential needs. All are either FREE or run as a voluntary service on an ‘at cost’ basis.

Read more

CSW Broadband Logo Click the logo to check the latest status of the rollout of high speed broadband to Wolston, and whether it is available at your address yet.

Photographs of Old Wolston
Do you have any pictures of old Wolston ?
To help complete a photograpic record of old Wolston the Brandon Bretford and Wolston History Group need your help to complete some gaps in their records.

For a list of the places and buildings of which pictures are most sought please click here.

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The RSN Online site is updated every week