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Become a Parish Councillor
WALC, the Warwickshire Association of
Local Councils, will hold a
Prospective Councillor
event at the Town Hall on Wednesday
16th January.
All are invited - full details here.

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.

Wolston Neighbourhood Plan
Urgent - Volunteers Needed
Please get involved - without your help and opinions we do not have a Plan, and if Wolston does not have a Plan we do not have a say in its future. Look here for details of how you may be able to help.

Caleb Cinema Club

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

Mamma Mia !
Here We Go Again

Mamma Mia - Here We Go Again Five years after the events of Mamma Mia! Sophie prepares for the grand reopening of the Hotel Bella Donna as she learns more about her mother's past.

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
will held on
Tuesday 12th February 2019
at 7.30pm
in St Margaret's Church Rooms.

The meeting planned for 8th January
has been cancelled.

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.

Fly Tipping
A new Government consultation, which addresses many aspects of waste management, including fly tipping, is now available for comment.
Details are here

FootballChildren’s Football in Wolston

Brinklow FC under 7s (current year 2), are looking for 2 or 3 new players to join the club. We train on Monday nights 6pm – 7pm at Wolston Leisure Centre and play semi- competitive matches against other local clubs on Saturday mornings at Dyers Lane. Read more

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. Please refer to the 2018 programme for any variations. 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, have noticed an error or a broken URL, wish to suggest how things here may be improved or have an article suggested for publication, 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. Thanks also to WCC for IT equipment support.

Wolston Brook
A number of residents have commented on the amount of watercress growing in the bed of the brook, and have expressed concerns that 'nothing is being done'  to remove the weeds.
Look here for an update. 

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.

Bus route 96 - Timetable
Look at the Stagecoach Timetable for full details of the recent changes to this route.

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 are a group of ladies
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

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

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 ! 

Incident Reports and Scam alerts from Warwickshire Police and WCC
Notes of recent scam attempts and what to do if you suspect that you may be a victim of a scam.
 Read more ...

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.  

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