- Category: Local History Group
Waringstown Walking Group plans to meet on a monthly basis with the aim of enjoying the great outdoors at a gentle pace in the company of others. Walks will be leisurely to moderate, averaging one to two hours and will take place at a variety of venues including local forest parks.
Walkers should have their own transport but sharing a car may also be an option.
The first walk will take place in:
Castlewellan Forest Park (Car parking fees apply)
on Saturday 7th November 2015
meeting in The Planters Car Park, Waringstown at 1.50pm and departing at 2.00 pm SHARP.
For further details please contact
Kerry Geddis 07879 666406
or Debbie Soye 07733 808935
A new Girl Guides Unit starts in Waringstown on Monday 14th September, 8-9pm. Please click on the thumbnail below to see further details.
WARINGSTOWN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION (WCDA) is seeking new members for its Committee. WCDA was established in 2009 and operates in line with its constitution.
The constitution states the purpose of WCDA is to ‘promote the benefit of the inhabitants of Waringstown without distinction of sex or political, religious or other opinions by engaging in and organising community activities and projects with the object of improving the quality of life of said inhabitants….. The Association shall be non-political and anti-sectarian.’
Over the past year WCDA has carried out a number of projects. For example,
Supported the planting of flowerbeds in the village
Raised planning issues with the appropriate people
Held a community carol event at Christmas
Organised Waringstown Historical Society
Established ‘Waringstown in Colour’ Art Club
Worked with other groups on traffic and community safety issues.
Potential Committee Members should:
Live in the Waringstown area
Be prepared to work within WCDA’s Constitution
Be interested in community development (working together for an active and sustainable community in which people can participate in the issues that affect their lives)
Be able to attend an evening meeting once a month and help organise activities and projects occasionally.
Waringstown Community Development Association
Please click the thumbnail below for details of our community picnic.
Waringstown Community Development Association will hold its Annual General Meeting on: Monday 8 June 2015 at 7.30pm Up-stairs at The Planters’ Tavern.
1. Minutes of last AGM
2. Report on activities for 2014/15
3. Finance report for 2014/15
4. Proposed Work Plan for 2015/15
5. Election of Committee.
11 May 2015