Talking Points – April 2020

The Widcombe Association This e-mail has attached files – see below Dear Widcombe Association Member Even though our church buildings have to remain closed, let’s remember that this is Easter, surely special for everyone and profound for those of Christian faith. Perhaps we should pause for a moment to reflect on the personal sacrifices being…

Talking Points – Dawn Chorus

The Widcombe Association Dear Widcombe Association Member While we are locked down, nature is springing up around us.  I hope you enjoy this evocative description from local resident and naturalist, Professor David Goode. Alan Langton Widcombe Association Secretary Dawn Chorus 7th April 2020. Lyncombe Hill, Bath Tawny owls were calling when I opened the window…

Coronavirus – Update March 2020

16 March 2020 The Widcombe Association Dear Widcombe Association Member Covid – 19 Information links from Bath & North East Somerset Council. Please forward this to anyone you think might benefit. Alan Langton Widcombe Association Secretary Council Press Release: https://newsroom . bathnes . gov . uk/news/new-compassionate-community-telephone-hub-help-vulnerable-residents introduces a new Compassionate Community telephone hub to help vulnerable residents. This service is to…

Sustainable Widcombe

Building a Sustainable Widcombe In 2016 a working group “Sustainable Widcombe” was convened as part of the Improving Widcombe Initiative to consider how Widcombe could be more sustainable.  The intention to identify actionable ideas that could be implemented by the community and individuals residents and businesses. The resulting report is available by clicking on the…

Bath Show Choir

Singing songs from smash hit West End musicals, such as Wicked, Rent & Avenue Q as well as lesser known off-Broadway-gems, all in cappella, Bath Show Choir is exciting, fast-paced and a whole load of fun!    There are no auditions and although we do work from scores, you don’t have to be able to read music in…

Taling Points 2 – February 2020

The Widcombe Association This e-mail has attached files – see below Dear Widcombe Association Member Sorry for a second February missive. Just two things. Clean Air Zone A reminder about the Council’s public events on Bath’s forthcoming Clean Air Zone. The next is on Monday 24 February, call in any time between 5 pm and…

Talking Points – February 2020

The Widcombe Association This e-mail has attached files – see below Dear Widcombe Association Member Widcombe Wayfarers Walking Wednesdays meet 2nd Wednesday, every month, from 10am at the west end of Widcombe Parade (by the former loos). Walks last between 1-2 hours and are medium paced. Come dressed for the weather, with suitable footwear and…