Welling & District

Promoting education and re-creation for recreation in South East London

Latest News 21/10/2020

Public and Member usage of Facilities

The WDMES site remains closed for public events until further notice. London is now in under Tier 2 restrictions, and this affects members' use of the WDMES facilities.

Only one person is allowed at any one time inside the clubroom, unless a group is from the same household or "bubble"

Limited working parties of members will continue to be held on Tuesdays and Sundays, but the Thursday "Club Evenings" remain suspended until further notice.

All members must follow strict WDMES COVID guidelines when working on site and mask wearing and social distancing is required at all times.

Please watch this website for updates or go to our Facebook page at "Welling & District Model Engineering Society"

Latest News on our Site Relocation

The "Heads of Lease" has been submitted to Bexley Legal Department, for our move to Hall Place, and we are now waiting for them to respond.

We have, as yet, not received a "Notice to Quit" our current location, however, we have been told that we will be required to completely vacate the site in late 2021. Meanwhile, National Grid will be "on site" at various times from now on, in the run-up to their use of it starting in Spring/Summer 2021.

Further news will be posted here and on our Facebook Page at "Welling & District Model Engineering Society" when known.