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…

Widcombe Wobblers

Overview The Widcombe Wobblers was formed to offer social bike rides in and around Bath. The objective is to encourage people to get on their bikes and to enjoy the city and countryside in a leisurely way. Many of the group have re-discovered cycling as a pleasurable way to meet others, to keep fit and…

Widcombe Social Club

Widcombe Social Club The Widcombe Social Club is a separate Registered Social Club with a long heritage in the Widcombe area.  It is not directly associated with the Widcombe Association but we have many members who choose to be members of both organisations. In 2012 the old Club was demolished and a new building opened…

Widcombe Choir

Singing involves virtually every muscle group, vibrating the whole system like a tonic massage. It increases lung capacity, improves posture, clears the sinuses and boosts mental alertness by increasing the amount of oxygen in the blood. And for good measure it exercises the facial muscles – helping to maintain youthful good looks. Widcombe Choir The…

The Widcombe Mummers

How Did it all Begin? The Widcombe Mummers began in 2005 following an inspirational sighting of the famous Marshfield Mummers in a rare summer performance at the English Country Music weekend. If Marshfield could do it why not Widcombe? Recruitment of performers and musicians built to a frenzy over the Autumn period, aided by a…

The Garden Club

Overview The WA Garden Club meets from Autumn to Spring normally on the 3rd Wednesday of each month in the Widcombe Social Club at the bottom of Widcombe Hill. There is a varied and stimulating programme and meetings start at 7.30 pm. Meetings are listed in What’s On Entry fee is £4 (WA members £3) Contact The…

Local History Society

Activities & Events The Widcombe & Lyncombe Local History Society works closely with the Widcombe Association, and meets eight times a year mostly in Widcombe Baptist Church Hall. Members of the group are encouraged to pursue their own research and present findings to the group and ultimately to the Society’s archive. Contact the Local History…