Wellingborough & District



CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC - Update 02/06/2021


Although some Interest Groups are now finding that are able to meet again, larger assemblies such as the monthly members' meetings are still not possible and will continue by Zoom for now.

Trips and the Drop-In sessions at Wellingborough Library are also still suspended.

Check back on this website for updates on the situation.

Monthly meetings and some Group meetings take place over Zoom - please contact your group leader for details for your groups.


This is your events page. If you need advice on social or travel events, then check out the information on the subject on the Documents page - link at the top of this page. If your group has an event, or it has had to change an event venue or time, then please contact the General Groups Co-ordinator, or your Website Co-ordinator to make the amendment.

MONTHLY MEETINGS - These will take place over Zoom until Covid restrictions are lifted. An invitation to register will be sent out to all members for whom we have an email address each month, and a link to join the meeting will then be sent to all members who have registered.

Venue - (Post Covid) The United Reformed Church, High Street, Wellingborough.

Format - (Post Covid) Doors open 12.30pm First Wednesday of the month

Free Tea and Coffee - (Post Covid) is available before the meeting which commences promptly at 2.30pm

Please note that there is disabled access to the venue on the Salem Lane side of the building for anyone who has trouble with the steps. This is open and manned from 1.30pm - 2.30pm, and for a limited time at the end of the meeting. Disabled members/disabled visitors must also register at this entrance, please.

Dates for your Diary
Wed Aug 4th ZOOM - 2.30pm
Sarah Slater, who is a guide at Hampton Court Palace, with her talk 'Working with the ghosts of Hampton Court Palace'.
Wed Sep 1st ZOOM - 2.30pm
Our speaker will be Brad Ashton, who is a freelance comedy consultant and writer. His talk ‘Job of a Laughtime’ tells of the fun he has had writing both Radio and TV series for top comedians including Tommy Cooper, Les Dawson, Dick Emery, Frankie Howerd, Bruce Forsyth, Hylda Baker, Hattie Jacques, David Frost and Bob Monkhouse.