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October – Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

October – Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Come on everyone get those puppies checked! October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and provides an opportunity for us all to focus on breast cancer and its impact on those affected by the disease in our community. This month nearly 5,000 people will be diagnosed...

times they are a changing………

times they are a changing………

Hello ladies I am sure that as many of you will now have received your Newsletters you will have realised that it went into print before the lockdown of the seven local Authorities was put in place on Friday 18th September. As the Newsletter contains news from many of...

Our Chairman’s Message – October 2020

Our Chairman’s Message – October 2020

Richard Wilson, much loved for One Foot in the Grave would have said, “I don’t believe it” and at this moment in time neither do I. I originally started to write my message on Saturday 5 September, and I began by saying how wonderful it was to mention the WIs that had...

2021 Diary Orders

2021 Diary Orders

If you have already made an order for next years diary they are now ready for pick up at Cresswell House. Please contact Nancy at the Office to arrange an appointment Tel: 0191 217 0808 Email: federationoffice@northumberlandwi.co.uk

Craft Committee – October 2020 Update

Craft Committee – October 2020 Update

Ladies, as I write this the rules about meetings are changing, however the ever-positive Craft Committee will not be beaten, we can be very flexible in these weird times. I do hope that you have been creating your own face coverings, as you would expect I have one...

Treasurer Message

WIs as well as the the Federation have been unable to conduct any fundraising to generate essential funds. We are always grateful to WIs who send in donations to the Federation and would be delighted to receive any new donations WIs would care to make. Thank you Norma

Sports and Leisure – October 2020 Update

Sports and Leisure – October 2020 Update

At yesterday's Board Meeting various plans were made. These included a date for a committee meeting, supported by all the members and Tai Chi taster sessions. I even had thoughts how we could still have our Christmas cake and cheese in December. However, last night's...

Member’s Information – October 2020

Helping Out a ‘Sister’Tynemouth WI embarked on a long-term recruitment project recently. Alison, the Secretary for Whaddon Night Owlers WI in Buckinghamshire, was planning her wedding early this year, before the word ‘pandemic’ was on anyone’s lips. Even then, the...

Membership Support – October 2020

Just when we thought that we might be able to get back to thinking about organising some meetings and gatherings, all hopes have been dashed and we find ourselves almost back to square one! However, it was very encouraging to learn that some WIs have been making plans...

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