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Resolutions 2021 – Time to make your choice

Resolutions 2021 – Time to make your choice

Deadline 18 January 2021 The shortlist of resolutions for the 2020/21 process has now been published on the NFWI website and on My WI along with a range of resources to support members in making their individual selections. You can access the resources here. The...

Marj’s New Year Message of HOPE

Marj’s New Year Message of HOPE

Hello ladies and hopefully a Happy 2021 to all of you, your families and friends. The key to this message is HOPE and I ask you all to remember and share the following: Hope is such a short word but it has so much depth and expectation and is my wish for 2021, H...

Membership Support – December 2020

Hello everyone, I have spoken with the other WI Advisers and I am pleased to say that we are all well and in relatively good spirits and I hope that the same applies to all of you. This time of year can be very difficult for many of us with the days getting colder and...

Office Closure during Christmas Break

Office Closure during Christmas Break

Cresswell House is now closed until Monday 4 January 2021. If the matter is urgent please contact one of the Officers in the Yearbook Take care, stay safe and well. Wishing you a happy festive season and good health and happiness for 2021

Candlelight Vigil

Candlelight Vigil

As part of our No More Violence campaign, National have been asking WI members to take part in the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence from 25 November – 10 December. On 9 December at 6pm, we are asking WI members to hold a candlelight vigil from their...

Our Chairman’s Christmas Message – December 2020

Our Chairman’s Christmas Message – December 2020

At the end of what can only be described as the strangest of years I wanted to write a more personal message to all the members of Northumberland Federation. With the exception of some of our members who do remember the wartime years, for most of us this has been the...

Craft Committee – November 2020 Update

Craft Committee – November 2020 Update

Here is a Winter competition for all members of Northumberland Federation of WIs. As it looks like the wearing of facemasks will continue for the foreseeable future, the Federation is launching a craft competition to: ‘Make a mask for Marj’ To be worn by the...

Membership Support – December 2020

Hello everyone, I have spoken with the other WI Advisers and I am pleased to say that we are all well and in relatively good spirits and I hope that the same applies to all of you. This time of year can be very difficult for many of us with the days getting colder and...

Combined Arts – December 2020 Update

A very simple wish for Christmas and 2021...that we can meet together safely again in the foreseeable future and that we all stay well to be able to do so. All of the exciting things that had been planned for 2020 will stay fresh until 2021, and I’m sure that we’ll...

Sports and Leisure – December 2020 Update

Hard to believe it’s time for the December/January Newsletter. The build up to Christmas and New Year will be one of mixed emotions for all of us but in the WI spirit of positivity the Committee wishes all members a Happy Christmas and, as we see in 2021, let’s raise...

Treasurer Message – December 2020

In view of the current situation please check your records to make sure all outstanding invoices are paid and subs payments are up to date. Wishing you all a happy Christmas and may your 2021 WI diaries be full once again next year.  Norma

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