Future Wolverton is a membership based Community Benefit Society. Our mission is to establish Wolverton as a thriving and sustainable town within the city of Milton Keynes: a town with an active and involved community which celebrates its past and seeks to protect and enhance the unique heritage whilst developing new business, housing and community facilities to ensure future prosperity.
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Are you a member of Future Wolverton yet?
As a Community Benefit Society, Future Wolverton is owned and run by it's members. It only costs £1 to join and by doing so you will be demonstrating your support for the Future Wolverton Vision. As a member you can also have a say on the future direction of the organisation, and the projects we work on.
We hope as many local people as possible will choose to join so we can make sure that we continue to deliver on the priorities of the local community.
If you would like to join please click here for our membership form. We will then make contact with you to arrange to collect your £1 share.
Our NEW Business Plan will shortly be available to view on our website. In the meantime we thought it would be useful for potential new members to read our Aims & Objectives document, which can be viewed here.
A possible new scheme for the redevelopment of the Agora and Wolverton Town Centre is being proposed by developer Town who have issued a statement about their involvement today (14/12/17). Before Town begin the process of preparing a formal planning application, they need to agree the terms upon which Milton Read more…
In September 2017 Milton Keynes Council granted outline planning permission for the redevelopment of the Wolverton Railway Works site. Concerns over the demolition of the historic buildings on the site resulted in this decision being “called in” to the Secretary of State by Historic England and others. Historic England have Read more…
Wolverton Town Centre Neighbourhood Plan
The final Neighbourhood Plan which now forms part of the part of the Development Plan for Milton Keynes can be viewed at https://www.milton-keynes.gov.uk/planning-and-building/planning-policy/wolverton-neighbourhood-plan
To find out how the local community were involved in the development of the Plan, read the Consultation Statement which accompanies the Plan, and can be downloaded here.
To read a copy of the Agora Development Brief adopted by Milton Keynes Council in September 2013 click here
We are looking for members of the local community to join the Board of Future Wolverton.
Over the next year, Future Wolverton will be making the transition from a grant dependent organisation to a social business, and we are looking for people with relevant skills and experience to support this process.
Training and support will be given, but you need to have an underlying passion for your community, and interest in projects which have a social impact. This is not a paid position.
For an informal chat about the role please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
WAYS YOU CAN GET INVOLVED IN FUTURE WOLVERTON
We are always in need of volunteers to help with the work of Future Wolverton, so please get in touch for an informal chat if you have some time to give.
Ways in which you can help include:
- Becoming a member of the Old School Management Committee - we are looking for people who might want to get involved in overseeing the refurbishment and opening of the Old School
- Helping with practical tasks at the Old School - are you great at DIY? Could you help with decorating, plumbing, landscaping or many of the other jobs that need to be done at the Old School?
- Running events and activities for Future Wolverton members - we want to improve the benefits of becoming a member of Future Wolverton. Do you have ideas for member events and activities? and are you able to help organise them?
- Joining the Board - we are always on the look out for people to join the Board, so whether you've lived in the Town for years or a few weeks we'd love to hear from you!
Get in touch with email@example.com if you can help in anyway - thanks!