Managing Wellington’s Sporting Estate – A Combined Approach between WDSF and WTC

July 30th, 2015

The Federation Executive will be meeting with Town Clerk Greg Dyke from 9.30am on Wednesday 5th August to look at Federation and the Town Council taking on the management of the Town’s sporting pitch estate.

This is a major piece of work and one that will present challenges along the way, but the benefits that are available if it can be realised are huge now and for the next generation…

Executive Meeting – New Date for Meeting

July 12th, 2015

Our Executive Meeting has been put back a week to Monday 27th July – same start time and venue…

Meeting Plans

July 9th, 2015

Last evening’s full meeting of Federation was called off due to the unavailability of some key personnel.

It is hoped that all got this message.

Going forward the Executive is looking to meet on Monday 20th July from 7.30pm at The Cottage Inn, Champford Lane, Wellington

We will resume our full meetings on Wednesday 12th August from 7.30pm at Wellington Bowls Club, Coram’s Lane, Wellington

WDSF Delegation to Court Fields School

June 25th, 2015

A follow up meeting to one held before Christmas 2014 will see a WDSF delegation visit Court Fields School on Wednesday 15th July from 2.30pm to develop ideas and plans for the School’s sporting estate for the next generation of users – both school and community based…

WDSF Delegation to Wellington Town Council

June 25th, 2015

Our delegation will be headed up by our Vice Chairman Steve Coles alongside Treasurer Richard Fox, Special Projects Manager Jane Browne, Colin Waller from Wellington AFC and Steve Parsons from Wellington RFC.

Meeting Plans

June 11th, 2015

Wednesday 17th June from 3.00pm – Exec Meeting at The Cottage Inn, Champford Lane, Wellington

Monday 6th July from 7.00pm – Address to Wellington Town Council at United Reform Church, High Street, Wellington

Wednesday 8th July from 7.30pm – Full Meeting at Wellington Bowls Club, Coram’s Lane, Wellington


Rebecca Pow MP – Federation Patron

June 9th, 2015

The Federation Executive is delighted to be able to announce that our new MP – Rebecca Pow – has agreed to become a Patron of WDSF with immediate effect.

This continues a well established trend and we are please to welcome Rebecca to our organisation.

Pleasingly Jeremy Browne has agreed to remain as a Patron of WDSF despite standing down as an MP at May’s election.

We hope to meet with Rebecca later in the summer so as to introduce ourselves to her and to inform her of our aims and wishes.


WDSF at Wellington Town Council – Monday 6th July

May 20th, 2015

A WDSF delegation will be addressing Wellington Town Council’s monthly meeting from 7.00pm on Monday 6th July.

Details of the content and nature of our delivery as well as the composition of our delegation will be raisedĀ for debate at our next full meeting that is set for Wednesday 10th June at Wellington Bowls Club from 7.45pm

Meeting Schedule – June 2015

May 14th, 2015

Executive Meeting – Monday 1st June at The Cottage Inn, Champford Lane, Wellington from 7.30pm

Full Meeting – Wednesday 10th June at Wellington Bowls Club, Corams Lane, Wellington from 7.45pm

Full Meeting – May 2015

May 7th, 2015

We meet in full session at Wellington Bowls Club on Wednesday 13th May from 8.00pm…