Local Wombourne News

Wombourne Christmas Lights Switch-on

Wombourne Christmas Lights Switch-on

It's here! The Wombourne Christmas Lights Switch-On will take place at 6pm on Friday 24th November 2023. Gather outside the Civic Centre at 5.40pm as Wombourne High School Choir treat us to some festive tunes to get us in the mood. The magical lights countdown starts...

Santa’s Sleigh Routes in Wombourne for 2023

Santa’s Sleigh Routes in Wombourne for 2023

Santa is back! The Rotary Club of Sedgley and Wombourne have been raising money for charity on the Santa Sleigh for 35-years. This years routes have been announced and you can even follow Santa live as he makes his way around the streets of Wombourne on the Sleigh...

A realistic look at the local housing market at the end of 2023

A realistic look at the local housing market at the end of 2023

Whilst times are starting to become harder in the housing market, we still maintain that the market is not as bad as the media is portraying. We are still busier than we were before the pandemic distorted the level of transactions that were occurring in what became a...

Bookworm Delights at Farmer & Friends

Bookworm Delights at Farmer & Friends

Book enthusiasts in Wombourne now have a book club. Meeting in Farmers & Friends cafe every Wednesday at 2pm, it's a chance for all book lovers to bring a book, share a book and even chat about a book over a hot drink. Everyone is welcome. Let us know in the...

New Housing Estates in Wombourne – Have Your Say!

New Housing Estates in Wombourne – Have Your Say!

If you are concerned about plans for building houses in Wombourne, you have until 23rd December 2022 to respond to Council planners to let them know your thoughts. The Local Plan has been approved (although all Wombourne Parish...

Queen Honours Dan With BEM

Queen Honours Dan With BEM

It has been announced Chairman of wombourne Parish Council, Councillor Dan Kinsey has been awarded the British Empire Medal. The honour has been made in the queen's Birthday Honours list for services to the community of Wombourne, particularly during the Covid-19...

Plants with a Story!

Plants with a Story!

Ever wondered what story a plan could tell about where they were found, who discovered them and how they grow? Wombourne Scientific Society are delighted that Samantha Hopes will be presenting her talk, "Plans With A Story" on Thursday 16th June 2022 at 7.30pm at...

Platinum Jubilee and the Great British Weather

Platinum Jubilee and the Great British Weather

The Platinum Jubilee celebrations this weekend were always going to be subject to the vagaries of the greatest topic of conversation in these islands; the weather! Current thoughts are that Friday may see a few showers developing for the concert and event at the Civic...

Cookies, Brownies & Cakes! Bake My Day Opening in Wombourne

Cookies, Brownies & Cakes! Bake My Day Opening in Wombourne

Forget the diet, there's some serious cake to be consumed in Wombourne as a new shop opens it's doors. Bake My Day by Jade is opening on Saturday 22nd January 2022 and everyone is invited! Owner Jade Moss started backing bake in 2010 for family, and as her children...