A new welfare benefit called Universal Credit is being introduced across the UK in stages. It will replace:
- Housing Benefit
- income-related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
- income-based Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA)
- Child Tax Credit
- Working Tax Credit
- Income Support
If you'd like to find out more, please see: https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/benefits/universal-credit
You are invited to join in the fun at the Wilbury Community Hall and St.Thomas’ Church Hall as part of the 80th Celebration of St. Thomas Church.
Local people will be both selling their crafts as well as showing you how to make your own gifts. An ideal afternoon for the children.
Admission is free and light refreshments wil be available. If you would like table top space to exhibit your craftwork or better still hold a small workshop please contact Kay Skingsley (01462 672594).
Doors open 2:00 till 4:30 pm
Saturday 6th October .
Correction: Wear My Baby aren't having a meet-up, but Tammy will be available with demonstration slings for a chat!
The dates for the Wilbury Cafe in the new year are as follows - put them in your diary!
Saturday 6th January 10.45AM-12.30PM
Saturday 3rd February 10.45.12.30
Saturday 3rd March 10.45-12.30
Saturday 7th April 10.45-12.30
2018: Wilbury is 80!
Were you born here or came to live here ? Or did your kids?
Wilbury Community Forum is starting to gather stories from young and old. We
want to put together an exhibition and “a book” (possibly digitally).
* Will you like to share your story with someone who will record it?
* Will you be a ‘recorder’?
If you are interested, do let us know! Please tell us your name, address and an email or phone number to contact you on.
You can post your details in the box of 78 Bedford Road or contact us through firstname.lastname@example.org
Sue Lines and Tony Venezia
Great news - from September 2017 we will be able to offer some exciting new activities at our monthly cafe, thanks to funding from the National Lottery Awards for All scheme. We'll be offering relaxing yoga with Jodie Holdway - suitable for all ages and abilities, as well as brilliant play activities for families with Cristina Valencia.
Our autumn/winter cafe dates are as follows- see you at Wilbury Hall (behind St Thomas' church, opposite Tesco) for cuppas, cakes and lots of free family fun!
9th September, 10.45-12.30
7th October, 10.45-12.30
4th November, 10.45-12.30
2nd December, 10.45-12.30
From October, our cafes will be the first Saturday of the month - easy to remember!