Monthly Report – August & September 2021

We patrolled seven times during August and September. Some patrols have been quieter than we are used to but, even when it’s quiet, we usually find someone who needs a little help – whether a bottle of water, or time spent listening and encouraging. We are back...

Monthly Report – June & July 2021

We patrolled ten times during June and July. On one occasion we met a distressed lady who was walking in the road, crying. We brought her to the pavement, gave her tissues and asked if we could do anything to help. She had had a disagreement with her friends and was...

Monthly Report – April & May 2021

We patrolled once during the national lockdown that started on Boxing Day 2020. In March we began to receive reports of a number of young people out and about in Wantage with slightly longer evenings and warmer weather (although the weather didn’t last long) and so we...

Monthly Report – September & October 2020

Our first patrol since the end of March went on to the streets of Wantage on Friday 4 September. Street Pastors maintained a ‘social distance’ from each other and from members of the public; the latter being easier said than done sometimes. Street Pastors did not take...

Monthly Report – March 2020

During March there were: 2 Friday night patrols and 2 Saturday night patrols 4 Patrols totalling 20 hours of cover involving 12 Street Pastors 2 pairs of flip-flops given and 7 bottles of water 325 lollies and Love Hearts given Here are some of the ways Street Pastors...