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Published on August 26, 2014

Dilton Marsh WI

Member and WI speaker Mickey Fitzpatrick entertained her fellow members with a talk entitled ‘Nine to Five No Thank you!’  With charisma and buoyance Mickey spoke of her life from…

Volunteering opportunities in the Westbury area

FOLLOWING a good summer you may want to get outside or start a new project, if so, than maybe volunteering is the thing for you.  Whether you’ve got a few…

Dilton Marsh Mothers’ Union

Members of Dilton Marsh Mothers’ Union had a wonderful day in July joining other Mothers Unions in a visit to St Mary and St Nicholas Parish Church, Wilton.   This…

Westbury Netball Club invite new members

Netball is a fast paced, exciting game which offers a chance to get fit, meet new people and have fun.  Thanks to the Commonwealth Games, netball has recently been getting…

Dilton Marsh WI bask in sunshine

A glorious summer evening saw members of Dilton Marsh WI basking in sunshine while eating a delicious buffet supper accompanied by a glass of Pimm’s.   Thanks were given to…

Westbury Walkers

On Sunday, 13th July, 24 members of Westbury Walkers assembled in South Wraxall for an eight mile walk. The walk started from alongside the 15th century village church, notable for…

Westbury Golf Club Seniors Section

July started off with a hard fought home friendly against Shortwood Lodge Golf Club, with Westbury winning three and a half to two and a half.  George Henderson reported, “Our…

Talk at Bratton WI

Bratton WI are presenting a lively and entertaining talk on ‘A Passion for Pearls’, with Frances Benton, at the Church Institute Bratton on Wednesday 1st October, 8.00 for 8.30pm. Requested…

Do you have some time to spare and are looking for new experiences, skills or new ways to interact socially? Volunteer Centre Wiltshire are here to help. If you have a few spare hours a week or a month, can travel far or only locally, they can find a volunteering opportunity for you. Here are just a few opportunities within the local area: Volunteer Public Speaker: Wiltshire Air Ambulance are looking for a volunteer public speaker to give talks and make speeches on behalf of the charity, to groups and societies, so as to raise awareness. Get Wiltshire Walking : Wiltshire Council are looking to recruit Volunteer Walk Leaders to lead groups of individuals on weekly walks. They aim to encourage people to take more physical activity and as walking is the lowest risk activity, they are working towards providing a free weekly led walk in all areas of the county so all Wiltshire residents can access this service. Befriending/Mentoring a Young Person: VOICE are looking to fill the volunteer role of the Independent Visitor befriending a particular young person in the care system, offering them consistency, support, encouragement and a listening ear. Activities might include things like going for walks, playing sport, visiting a place of interest, trying something new or just chatting over a drink or snack. Health Champion Volunteers: CSV at BBC West are looking for health champion volunteers to work on their campaign ‘Stripping it Bare’. Are you looking for a one off or short term volunteering opportunity? Why not take a look at the list of groups that are looking for volunteers for one off or urgent opportunities by visiting the website www.volunteercentrewilt shire.org.uk If you’d like to start volunteering get in touch and VCW can help find the best role for you. Visit the website: www.volunteer centrewiltshire.org.uk or call the volunteering adviser on 0845 521 6224.

Do you have some time to spare and are looking for new experiences, skills or new ways to interact socially? Volunteer Centre Wiltshire are here to help. If you have…

Ladies rugby club hope to boost numbers with ‘development day’

Ladies of Westbury! Do you enjoy watching rugby? Have you ever thought about giving it a go? Well now’s your chance. Westbury Ladies Rugby Club will be entering its third…