Wisbech Town Council

Serving the people of Wisbech

Wisbech Town Council Chamber, 1 North Brink

Town Clerk: Terry Jordan
1 North Brink, Wisbech
Cambridgeshire PE13 1JR

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Wisbech Acts of Kindness

Wisbech Acts of Kindness

Wisbech Town Council has partnered with Fenland Citizen to recognise the many neighbours, businesses and volunteers who have assisted those less able during the Covid-19 pandemic. The Council is reaching out for nominations for those worthy of recognition. There are no 'classes' or 'winners'. We believe everyone who has put themselves forward to be kind is a winner.

Speaking today of her hopes for the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 11:01 by Tina

Tags: Community, Events, News

Wisbech Volunteer Group go above and beyond for a worthy cause

Wisbech Volunteer Group go above and beyond for a worthy cause

Wisbech Volunteer Group go above and beyond for a worthy cause

It all started when three friends, Councillor Samantha Hoy, Councillor Aigars Balsevics and Councillor Steve Tierney decided to set up a small team to help out where possible across Wisbech and surrounding villages. Setting out on most days to collect and deliver food parcels, prescriptions, basic necessities and being available for a friendly... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 14:32 by Tina

Tags: Community, Councillors, News

Cambridge Community Arts - courses for 20-21

We are pleased to present to you our Year-long Course Programme for 2020-2021!

You can find the programme attached to this email. You can also view it, or request a hard copy, on our website: www.camcommarts.org.uk

Our one-year, part-time courses allow you to explore your chosen art form in depth and gain an AIM Awards Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Working in the Creative & Design Industries... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 May 2020 09:41 by Tina

Tags: Community, Education, NEET

Mayor Making - a fresh way of doing it!

Welcome from the 2020/21 Mayor of Wisbech, Cllr Aigars Balsevics  Wisbech Town Council’s Annual Meeting took place this evening, Monday 18 May and, for the first time, the event was held remotely, via the #Zoom video conferencing system.   Cllr Aigars B

Welcome from the 2020/21 Mayor of Wisbech, Cllr Aigars Balsevics

Wisbech Town Council's Annual Meeting took place this evening, Monday 18 May and, for the first time, the event was held remotely, via the #Zoom video conferencing system.

Cllr Aigars Balsevics, nominated by Cllr Susan Woolwork and seconded by Cllr David Topgood was duly elected as the Chairman and Town Mayor. His oath was recorded as follows:... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 May 2020 21:09 by Tina

Tags: Community, Councillors, Events

Wisbech Town Council Meeting Protocol 2020

Wisbech Town Council Meeting Protocol 2020

Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 11:39 by Tracy Bidwell-Hazell

Tags: Councillors

It’s Mayor-Making Time!

It’s Mayor-Making Time!  Wisbech Town Council’s Annual Meeting takes place on the evening of Monday 18 May and for the first time, the event will be held remotely, via the Zoom video conferencing system.

It's Mayor-Making Time!

Wisbech Town Council's Annual Meeting takes place on the evening of Monday 18 May and for the first time, the event will be held remotely, via the Zoom video conferencing system. Members of the public who wish to participate should contact the Town Clerk with details, noting that the period not exceeding 15 minutes is made available at the beginning of the meeting. A written... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 12:54 by Tina

Tags: Community, Councillors, Events, News, Procedures

Rock Festival Cancelled

Rock Festival Cancelled

Rock Festival Cancelled

Wisbech Rock Festival, one of the major highlights of Wisbech Town Council's events calendar, has been cancelled due to coronavirus.

The announcement comes after Prime Minister Boris Johnson's speech on Sunday 10 May outlined a timetable of easing social movement and restoration of some business services.

The Rock Festival, which gains momentum each year, was due to take place... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 16:14 by Tina

Tags: Community, Events, News

Extra help with essential costs if you’re on a low income

Extra help with essential costs if you’re on a low income

Extra help with essential costs if you're on a low income

If your income is low, it can be hard to meet unexpected essential costs. You might be eligible to get help with some of these expenses from your local council, the government's Social Fund or a charity grant.


This factsheet explains some of the options, whether you might qualify, and how to apply.

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 11:02 by Tina

Tags: Community, Grants, News

Bereavement Support in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

Bereavement Support in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

This leaflet lists the main services across the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough area and national organisations that offer support for people who have lost a loved one.

If you feel you need support or advice, it may be helpful to first talk to your GP. They may be able to help you see a counsellor if this will be helpful. Your place of work or school may be able to help. Faith communities can also be... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 10:40 by Tina

Tags: Community, News

Now we’re talking - coming together in isolation

Now we’re talking - coming together in isolation

Now we're talking - coming together in isolation

Organisations across the county have joined forces to launch a wellbeing campaign and additional mental health support for people during the coronavirus outbreak.

'Now We're Talking', encourages people to get talking to combat loneliness whilst self-isolating, and to seek help if they are struggling with their mental health.

The campaign, led by the local... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 14:06 by Tina

Tags: Community, News

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