2019 Annual Report

The 2019 Annual report is here…


Following official advice related to the COVID 19 virus, we have had to postpone our AGM (which was to have been on Monday 30th March). We will advise you of the new date as soon as the all-clear… Read More

2020 AGM

Monday 30th March at 7:30pm WTRRP AGM at Upper Hall, St Luke’s Church, Langley Way WD17 3EG Our guest speaker is art therapist Miriam Usiskin, who will talk about Art Refuge: hoping and coping on the France-UK border,… Read More

WTRRP is awarded grant for nappies and wipes from the Watford Mayor’s Small Grant Fund

Back in August 2019 we applied to the Watford Mayor’s Small Grant Fund for a grant to purchase nappies and wipes.  These are provided as part of our food bank but unlike the food , nappies and wipes… Read More

A Christmas message from our Chairman

As 2019 draws to a close, we reflect on what’s been a particularly busy year for the charity and give thanks to everyone who makes our work possible. Our client base has grown considerably – we now support… Read More

Summer activities for youngsters

The long summer months can be a struggle for some families who barely manage to feed their children during the school year and may not have any money spare to pay for day trips.  Dorothy and Mel worked… Read More

Dorothy Knightley – a sad loss

We are immensely sad to inform you of the death of Dorothy Knightley, Trustee and Secretary of WTRRP, in the early morning of Friday 26 July. Dorothy passed away in Watford General Hospital as a result of widespread… Read More

Building the WTRRP Grants team

When I first joined WTRRP in the summer of 2018, Marie-Jo and Dorothy told me that one of the biggest problems facing the charity is that we don’t have enough funding or any paid staff to help us… Read More

Garden party in Cheslyn Gardens

It’s 9am on Sunday 23 June and I have just arrived back in the UK, seriously jet lagged! Would I be up to spending the afternoon at the annual garden party? Was there a danger I would fall… Read More

A heartfelt thank you from Isla and Alamini

In our spring newsletter, we announced that thanks to our generous supporters, we exceeded our target of raising £6,198 to support Leave to Remain applications for clients Isla and Alamini and their three children. A total of £10,303… Read More