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DVLA Scam Emails and Text Messages

We have been made aware of a scam where people are receiving emails and text messages claiming to be from the DVLA offering a refund on car tax. They ask the person to enter credit card and banking details to receive the refund.The messages, emails and websites are very convincing in their layout and design as shown below.

DVLA don't send text messages about vehicle tax refunds and we advise people to delete the message and don't click the link.

This is an example of a message received:

This is an example of a fake Website if the link is clicked:


Monday 5th June

at 7.30pm

All welcome - Raffle & Refreshments


The next meeting of Woodborough Ladies will be on Weds 7th June 8.00pm at Heather Wheatley's house. Our speaker will tell us about her experiences of "Walking Alone" from Lands End to John-O-Groats.
Please would any Woodborough Lady planning to join the outing to Renishaw Hall, August 2nd bring their £23 payment to the June meeting.


Woodborough Guides Learn About India

1st Woodborough Girl Guides were treated to an Indian evening this half term when a member of the Trefoil Guild who spends a lot of time at Sangam in India, a Girlguiding World centre, came to tell them about her travels.

The girls had great fun dressing each other up in Indian sarees and trying their hand at performing traditional dances.

Other activities this half term included a trip to the Nottingham Climbing Depot, a session on sun awareness for their Macmillan badge and a scavenger hunt in Ploughmans Wood.

St Swithun's "Spring into Summer" Concert

On Saturday 20th May, a concert by Nottingham Concert Band raised £469.50 towards St Swithun's Church (Woodborough) funds. A full house was treated to a varied programme including music from Hollywood, Yorkshire, the music hall and James Bond!

Nottingham Concert Band is based in West Bridgford and has been part of the area's musical landscape for the last 25 years.

If you want to find out more about the band go to