Talking Points – May 2019

The Widcombe Association Dear Widcombe Association Member Council Elections As you would expect, your Association is politically neutral. Over the years we work with Councillors and Bath’s MP on a wide variety of issues relating to Widcombe. Congratulations to the new Councillors elected for what is now Widcombe and Lyncombe Ward: Alison Born and Winston…

Talking Points – April 2019

The Widcombe Association Dear Widcombe Association Member Widcombe Association AGM and Council Election Hustings I hope already in diaries: next Tuesday 9th April at Widcombe Social Club from 7.30pm. Hear at first-hand what your committee has been doing and the state of our accounts; let us know your thoughts and aims for Widcombe; elect or…

Talking Points – March 2019

   Dear Widcombe Association Member Widcombe Magazine A final reminder that any copy for the spring edition must be with the editor this week. magazine@widcombeassociation.org.uk. The magazine will be distributed free to all Widcombe households by us willing band of volunteers during the early part of April. WA Annual Meeting Our AGM will be on…

Widcombe Social Club

The WSC has been an important part of the area’s heritage since it’s inception in 1899 – originally found at 25 Claverton Buildings on Widcombe’s high-street as the ‘Widcombe Workmen’s Club’, it officially became ‘Widcombe Social Club’ after moving to its new and current premises in 1970. After a multi-million pound redevelopment deal was completed in…

Royal Oak

Simon Wynne, with partner Tracey and young daughter Alexandra, returned in the summer of 2018, as landlord of the Royal Oak in Pultney Road.  Simon has lived in Widcombe all of his life.  He went to the Junior School and has been a publican in Widcombe for over 25 years. A traditional pub, with good…