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Cresswell House Closed

Following instructions from the Prime Minister, Cresswell House is closed with immediate effect. Email messages can still be sent to the office and will be redirected as appropriate and of course Officers can be contacted via the telephone numbers in the Year Book. We...

Office Closure

Office Closure

Members please be aware that the Office is closed until further notice to all visitors unless they have made a previous arrangement or appointment with the Federation Secretary.    

Message from Marj our Federation Chairman

Message from Marj our Federation Chairman

A letter has been issued to all WI Presidents in the Northumberland Federation in today's post outlining the decisions that have been made by Marj and the Board of Trustees on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Federation events and trips. To read the full...

Message from Lynne Stubbins NFWI Chair

Please see a letter below from Lynne Stubbings  (NFWI Chair) regarding the current situation on the Coronavirus (COVID-19). This letter is for all WI members and has been sent to Federations to share with WI's. Click here to read Letter from Lynne Stubbins  

Important Announcement – Annual Council 2020

Important Announcement – Annual Council 2020

Following the briefing from 10 Downing Street yesterday the Board of Trustees has decided to cancel the Annual Council Meeting due to take place on Saturday 4th April at The Royal Grammar School in Newcastle. Please do not contact the Office for information regarding...

The 2020 Resolution Results are in…

The 2020 Resolution Results are in…

Here is the results of the 2020 Resolution Vote 1.  A Call to increase potential stem cell donor registration   38,280 2.  Female crash test dummies                                                      9,124 3.  End modern slavery                                     ...

Our Chairman’s Message – March 2020

Our Chairman’s Message – March 2020

I am writing this in the knowledge that here in Whitley Bay Storm Dennis has been exceptionally kind to us which is not the case in so many other parts of the country. My thoughts and good wishes on behalf of the Federation go to those people, many of whom will be WI...

A Note to Treasurers

A Note to Treasurers

Would it be possible to ask all WI treasurers to include the previous year’s Financial Statement with their accounts bundle for the IFE, please? (It would be a great help for the IFE checking the b/fwd figure, unpresented cheques etc.)  Thank you. Norma Birch...

Membership Support – March Update

Membership Support – March Update

How lovely it is to see the snowdrops in gardens and in the hedgerows – Spring is on the way! National Annual Meeting 2020 - Arrangements for the National Annual Meeting are well underway and we look forward to seeing the Delegates, Observers and any interested...

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