Mad Hatters Tea Party 2024

Our Wandsworth Community Transport team were delighted to have been awarded a grant this week, from Age UK Wandsworth. A huge thank you to Natalie de Silva, and all the team for choosing to support our very popular Mad Hatters Tea Party event!! This amazing grant which comes through the Wandsworth Council Age Well Central […]

Road Runner and Silver Day Trippers Programme

SILVER DAY TRIPPERS AND ROAD RUNNER PROGRAMMES – SPRING 2023 We have just published our latest set of outings for 2023 – book up quick as they always sell out like hot cakes! Everyone is desperately keen to get out and about again now the nicer weather is here. So book up and have some […]

Fundraising Appeal July 2020

We are currently fundraising for a commercial sanitising sprayer (as used by Transport for London) which will clean and disinfect the inside of our minibuses and Shopmobility between uses. It keeps surfaces virus free for up to 28 days! We will also offer it to other community groups that use minibuses within Wandsworth. But it […]

Outings to Restart – July 2020 Latest Coronavirus News

Silver Daytrippers LATE SUMMER PROGRAMME We hope you have been keeping well over the past few months. It has certainly been a difficult time for all of us and we must hope for better times ahead. As I am sure you know, we only managed to run one trip in the Spring/Summer programme, back on […]

WCT to start its own choir

As part of our battle against loneliness, we are starting a choir for our passengers, volunteers and staff. Singing is really good for you, and getting out and meeting people is just what the doctor ordered. The choir will meet at Shopmobility on a Thursday afternoon and a fun time is guaranteed – call Manuel […]

Loneliness at the top of the agenda – Pub Lunch Specials

Everyone is suddenly going on about the dangers of loneliness and the negative impact on health, but we at WCT have been doing fantastic work getting people out and about, and making new friends with volunteers and fellow passengers for over 30 years. Our regular outings and shopping shuttle really hit the spot in this […]

Men Only Group

We all know how difficult it is to get men out and about and doing activities. We are having a special Men’s Group outing (a pub lunch, as you might have guessed) to canvass opinion and to see what we can do to get more men using our services. Please call Manuel on 020-8675 7460 […]

Mobility Scooter Open Day at Shopmobility

Mobility scooters can really make a difference to people’s lives, but many are scared of giving them a try. On top of that there are the dangers involved if you don’t know what you are doing. We want to encourage people to come to Shopmobility (at the back of Sainsbury’s on Garratt Lane) on Thursday […]

30th Anniversary Concert a Great Success

30th Anniversary for Wandsworth Community Transport Wandsworth Community Transport celebrated its 30th anniversary last week (on Thursday 3rd July) with a party featuring the Wimbledon Rock Choir at the Wandsworth Civic Suite. The Deputy Mayor (Cllr Richard Field), Councillors, members of staff, users of the service and volunteers enjoyed a fantastic concert and celebrated 30 […]

New Olympic Mobility Scooters for Shopmobility

Wandsworth Shopmobility were delighted last week to receive 6 state of the art mobility scooters and a wheelchair from the Mayor’s Olympic Legacy Project. They were used during the Olympics for disabled visitors to access the games and have now been passed on to voluntary organisations across the Capital. “It is great to be part […]