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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March 2020 Update from Public Health England on Covid-19

March 2020 Update from Public Health England on Covid-19

March 2020 Update from Public Health England on Covid-19

Please see attached update for full details.

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 10:31 by Tina

Tags: Community, News

Reasons not to build an incinerator in Wisbech identified in new report

Response to the Scoping Opinion for Medworth Energy from Waste Combined Heat and Power Facility (Wisbech)

Response to the Scoping Opinion for Medworth Energy from Waste Combined Heat and Power Facility (Wisbech)
The Planning Inspectorate Case Reference: EN010110
January 2020
Response provided by Mo Stewart, Retired healthcare professional, Wisbech resident March 2020

This is Mo Stewart's contribution to the Wisbech Anti-incinerator Working Party.

Photo credit: TG Wisbech Town Council

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 10:20 by Tina

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Age UK information and resources for Wisbech and further afield

Age UK information and resources for Wisbech and further afield

Age UK information and resources for Wisbech. See attached sheets for resources further across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

Age UK information sheet for Wisbech

50 backpacks is a local organisation who is a homeless support group - they are now also providing care packages to any over 70s in dire need. Contact 01945 463306 for support.

Lamb & Flag Welney, Wisbech essential groceries local delivery... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 10:39 by Tina

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Energy Advice Booklet

Energy Advice Booklet

A handy guide to to help you understand energy and make savings.

https://www.wisbechtowncouncil.gov.uk/uploads/energy-advice-booklet.pdf

Posted: Thu, 27 Feb 2020 13:57 by Tina

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Councillor Meetings Attendance Records

Councillor Meetings Attendance Records

Attached is the Meeting Attendance Figures for our Councillors.

Posted: Thu, 27 Feb 2020 12:54 by Tina

Tags: Councillors, News, Procedures

Would you like to help adults learn to read in Wisbech?

Would you like to help adults learn to read in Wisbech?

As the first Read Easy group is about to launch in Wisbech we caught up with Read Easy Pioneer Dave Christian to hear about their plans to launch further adult literacy groups across the region.


"We are looking for support to help us get the ball rolling on a brand new Read Easy group in Wisbech. We know that 43% of adults can't read or struggle with everyday reading, and we're
passionate about changing... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Feb 2020 09:18 by Tina

Tags: Community, Education, News

Mayor of Wisbech, joins in celebrations for the start of Lent.

Mayor of Wisbech, joins in celebrations for the start of Lent.

On Saturday 22 February, the Mayor of Wisbech, Cllr Michael Hill joined around 300 people to celebrate the start of Lent.

The Uzgavenes (Mardi Gras) is a Lithuanian celebration held in public squares, parks or family houses to mark the start of the seventh week before Easter and is their version of the British Pancake Day.

During the festivities the participants and masqueraders dance, sing and eat traditional... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Feb 2020 09:48 by Tina

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Vulnerable Hub meeting – latest updates

Vulnerable Hub meeting – latest updates

Here are some resources you might find useful, either for yourself or someone you know.

Vulnerable Hub meeting – latest updates

The Edge Café 'A Community Café with Recovery at Heart', a grant-fund project who run groups for anyone to attend. They provide recovery support and mindfulness groups. They work closely with MIND.

  • They can support people with housing issues, accessing fair... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 10:37 by Tina

Tags: Community, Grants, News

Wisbech Mayor attends traditional opening ceremony of the Mart

Wisbech Mayor attends traditional opening ceremony of the Mart

Wisbech Mayor attends traditional opening ceremony of the Mart

The Mayor of Wisbech, Cllr Michael Hill, was very pleased to be invited by The Mayor of King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Cllr Geoffrey Hipperson to attend the traditional opening ceremony of the King's Lynn Mart on Friday 14 February. After the ceremony, the Mayor and other invited guests had the opportunity to tour the Mart.

Wisbech Chapel... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 12:39 by Tina

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Wisbech Town Council Update Newsletter - February 2020

Wisbech Town Council Update Newsletter  -  February 2020

This month:

Page 1: Street Pride and community groups

Pages 1-2: Environmental Health

Pages 2-5: Streetscene

Page 5: Planning Enforcement

Page 5: Open Spaces

Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 11:58 by Tina

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