Winsford

All events listed are for people over 50 and FREE (unless stated)

Brightlife Activities

 

NeuroMuscular Centre 

Read and Connect – A book club designed for over-50s with a long term disabling condition and their carers.

For more details contact NMC on 01606 860991

 


Brightlife Drop-in with Jackie Brown

If you’re coming along on your own or maybe feeling a bit nervous about your first visit, come along on a Tuesday between 10.30am – 12.30pm and ask for Jackie Brown (Brightlife Coordinator) or Ange Hamlett-Orme (Brightlife Volunteer). They’re always happy to chat and will be able to talk to you about some of the other activities taking place in and around Winsford that you might also enjoy.

The Chatterbox Café and Brightlife Drop in is located at the ‘Chatterbox Cafe’, New Images Youth and Community Centre, Nixon Drive, Winsford, Cheshire CW7 2HG. A community haven with a warm welcome, amazing food, social activities, games and friendly people.

For more information please call Jackie Brown on 01606 88444 or 07736 168348.


Silver Rainbows – Social Network for LGBT people

The Silver Rainbows programme has provided and continues to provide special events for older LGBT+ people, their families, carers and allies including country walking, tea dances, social groups (“Tea and Tattle”), archive and reminisance project and lead to the formation of the Proud Mary’s LGBT+ Choir based in Chester.

From Prejudice to Pride Exhibition Tour – 29th to 5th November at Winsford Library, with a Tea and Tattle on Wed 31st, 10.30am – 12pm

Call Silver Rainbows for further details about the range of activities taking place on 01270 653150, or email info@silverrainbows.co.uk.

 

Other Activities in Winsford

The Chatterbox Café (Food, drink + friendly company)

Date: Every Tuesday and Thursday (10am – 1pm). A community haven with a warm welcome, amazing food, social activities, games and friendly people. Call 01606 593724 or drop in to the New Images Community and Youth Centre in Nixon Drive CW7 2HG.

To see if you qualify for the Community Compass Share Club call 01606 827131.


Compass Club (weekly social group)

Date: Mondays, (10am – 12pm) at the Dingle Centre in Winsford CW7 2AS
Organiser: Following the successful Community Compass model, this group is now run by local volunteers. Everyone is welcome.

Call 01606 827131 for more details


Winsford Share Club

The Community Compass Share Club will match you with a local volunteer who is wanting to give their time to help their community. That may be a weekly visit and delivery of free FareShare groceries, delivery of a healthy home cooked meal or a regular phone call. By signing up as a member of the Share Club you will also be invited to a monthly day out where you will meet new friends, can participate in a range of activities, enjoy a hot lunch and go home with something for your tea. Free transport is also available on request.

To see if you qualify for the Community Compass Share Club call 01606 827131.


Tea and Chat

You are invited to join the group for an afternoon of games, crafts, and entertainment along with some tea and cakes. Come between 2 – 4pm at the United Reformed Church, Winsford, CW7 1JE. Transport can be arranged. Phone Ann 01606 557091 or Ros 01606 543982.

The upcoming schedule is:

Monday 16th July
Monday 20th August
Monday 17th Sept
Monday 15th Oct

 


The Winsford Education Partnership Staff Choir and Friends

The Winsford based choir are looking for new recruits! They are a very friendly amateur adult choir – no auditions, you don’t need to be able to read music. They rehearse 4:30 – 5:30pm on Thursdays in term time at the Oaklands School. They generally meet in the staff room 15 – 30 minutes earlier where tea, coffee and cake are provided.

Email wepchoir@gmail.com or phone 01606 551048.

 

 

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