Talking Points – August 2018

Dear Widcombe Association Member Music for a Summer Evening The WA next event is an evening of operatic music in the lovely garden at No1 Widcombe Crescent with a glass of Prosecco. Tickets £15 each at http ://groupspaces . com/WidcombeAssociation/item/1182454 Autumn Meeting Hold the date for our ever popular and informative Autumn Meeting open to all existing and…

New Ward Proposals Announced

The Local Government Boundary Commission’s final recommendations are now published. The new electoral ward is to be Widcombe and Lyncombe with two elected Councillors. Following repeated representations to the Commission, we have largely achieved our aim of retaining the areas, residents and businesses associated with what most people think of as Widcombe in one electoral…

Talking Points – June 2018

Dear Widcombe Association Member Widcombe Midsummer Party Our street party along Widcombe Parade is fast approaching. Sunday 1 July from 12:30 until 19:30. Over 30 bands, entertainers, food – a wide variety to suit all ages. Still opportunities to get even more from the day by contributing as a volunteer for an hour or so.…

Talking Points – Late May 2018

Dear Widcombe Association Member Ward Boundary Review The Local Government Boundary Commission for England has published revised proposals with respect to Bath in response to the many objections to its previous proposals. I am pleased to say that the Commission has taken on board pretty well all the points made by the Widcombe Association and…

Talking Points – May 2018

Dear Widcombe Association Member WA AGM Following brief reports and updates on the Association’s activities, we heard two excellent guest speakers: Paul Simons (Chairman Cleveland Pools Bath Project) and Prof Barry Gilbertson (Chairman City of Bath UNESCO World Heritage Site Advisory Panel). My note of the meeting may be found at(www . widcombeassociation . org . uk/wa-2018-agm-report/) with further links on…

WA 2018 AGM Report

Widcombe Association Annual General Meeting 2018 Thursday 19 April 2018 starting at 7.30 pm Held at the Wharf Room, Widcombe Social Club Attendance: 59 signed register Including: 4 visitors (3 friends of Barry Gilbertson and 1 FoBRA representative) 1 joining on the night Sally Helvey – Cleveland Pools Project stand Apologies Cllr Jasper Becker (diary clash)…

Talking Points – March 2018

Dear Widcombe Association Member Widcombe Association AGM A reminder that our AGM is next Thursday, 19 April, at Widcombe Social Club from 7.30 pm. This is an opportunity to meet and, as necessary, elect committee members, be brought up to date on our finances and current activities and to discuss local issues. Guest speakers: Paul…