Westborough Community Association focusing on ADDING SPARKLE TO Westborough ward & BRINGING PEOPLE TOGETHER IN TACKLING LOCAL ISSUES AS A COMMUNITY
Westborough Comunity Membership News
Westborough Community association members who's membership runs out in February wil be extended to March for the AGM.
Membership has dropped significantly and we have little support from the community. We have only got 39 members from 5,000 homes that have over 10,000 residents in Westborough.
WE NEED NEW RESIDENTS TO MAKE A NEW COMMITTEE SO if you live in any roads from Southbourne Grove to Wenham Drive, Fairfax Drive, London Road and Westbourgh Road and you care about the community and want to make a difference then contat the chairman. Come to our AGM and join the committee.
Annual General Meeting
On Wednesday 15th March 2017 our AGM will be taking place to elect a new committee at the Royal British Legion.
We are looking for a :
- new Chairman,
- Vice Chairman
- Membership Secretary
- Communication Officer
- 4 other committee members
(Most of the roles can be seen in the constitution on the website).
Anybody interested must be a member and send their nominations by email by 1st March
7.30pm – 9.30pm At Westcliff Royal British Legion, 9 Northview Drive SS0 9NG. Free refreshments of tea or coffee. Non members £1 entrance. Chance to make new friends. Contact: Julie Farrow, Chair 01702 319465
Nominations for new commitee for AGM to be handed in on the 1st March. Send in via email email@example.com
Westborough Community Association, Valentine Quiz Night was held on Saturday 11th February at the Royal British Legion.
David Webb, our resident quiz master planned and carried out rounds ranging from sport, human body, love music, famous married couples. All 9 teams enjoyed themselves. A big thank you to all the residents and teams who attended. The Staff at the legion was very helpful and supportive on the night. A huge thank you to Alan hart to loan of his mic and Steven who did the scoring and local busincess Costcutter who donated some of the prizes and other members.
Rest of the quiz:
1st Team 1: 96 points
2nd: Team 7: 91 points
3rd Team 5: 82 points
4th: Team 4: 79 points
5th: Team 2 and Team 3 77 points
6th:Team 8: 72 points
7th: Team 9 42 points
Overall we made £242.52 profit
In June we made £228, October £197 and this quiz a total of £667.52 profit.
See our latest Westborough Community Association Newsletter:
Autumn Newsletter 2016( September 2016)
Westborough Community Association
On Saturday 10th December WCA held it's first Christmas Bazaar at the Westcliff Free Church at the top of Ronald Park Avenue.
Huge thank you to Julie Farrow (WCA chairman), Debbie Robinson (Vice Chairman), Sally (Secretary), David Webb (Membership Secretary) for setting up the hall.
We had variety of stalls from other business from the area including WCA stalls of Tombola and the refreshment stall.
WCA Santa Grotto WCA Children and Adult Tombola
Vice Chairman, Debbie Robinson
working in the WCA refreshment stall
Saturday 16th July Westborough Community Association in conjunction with Friends of Westcliff Library held the Summer Garden Fete at Westcliff Library. It was lovely event and the weather was sunny. The Southend Mayor Councillor Judith MCMahon opened the fete.
The Westborough Community Association committee would like to thank all the business who provided prizes to the adult tombola and to support to those who set up the fete and ran stalls through out the event. We would also like to thank St Andrews Church for the loan of 4 tables. Finally thank those who attended the Fete and the library staff who supported us on the day.
Please look at the photo album for more pictures on the day.
We took £390.75 pence on the day and after expenses of £162 pounds we raised £228.
Chairman WCA Julie People enjoying the fete
Farrow with Mayor
Westborough community association needs your support by becoming a member. Family £8, Single £5, OAP £5, OAP single £2.50, Business £10.
You do not have to come to our meetings but value your support in speaking about your problems and helping us making Westborogh sparkle this year in the back of Westcliff Library Gardens. You can come to our fundraising events such as the Quiz nights, Support delivering our newsletter in your road.
Download the Membership form and send it to WCA Chairman Julie Farrow, 87 Tintern Avenue Westcliff On Sea. Cheques made payable to Westborough Community Association.
Check out Westborough Community Facebook page:https://en-gb.facebook.com/Westborough-Community-Association-394375137301812/info/
Westborough Community Association wants to hear from residents about what local issues are important to them. Please let us know by contacting us through email the chairman (Julie ) at
Together we can tackle the issues