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Our Chairman’s Message – August 2020

Our Chairman’s Message – August 2020

As the Startrekking song from several years ago said: It’s life Jim but not as we know it! I think we can certainly say that this is the case at present even as the easing of restrictions are hurtling towards us at quite a pace now. Everyone is getting appointments at...

Membership Support – August 2020

Hello Everyone. The saying goes that "no news is good news" so "so far so good!" I must say that it was good to speak on the telephone with over thirty Presidents and I am delighted to report that almost everyone I spoke to is thinking of something to do with their...

Member’s Information – August

Lockdown Recipes – Sue MalloyThanks to everyone who has already sent me recipes, I now have an interesting selection for the booklet but still have room for a few more. So, if you have a favourite recipe that you have discovered during lockdown, I'd love to include...

Denman to be closed

Denman FAQs Please note, these FAQs are also available on My WI and will be added to over time, so please check My WI for the most up to date version. Who made this decision and when was it made? Since March 2020 and the first week of lockdown, the NFWI Board of...

Our Chairman’s Message – July 2020

Our Chairman’s Message – July 2020

We are now up to Lockdown Letter number 4 and although there has been some easing of restrictions the issue of meetings and opening of some venues still seems to be quite distant especially for those WIs with larger membership numbers. I know that some WIs are holding...

Member’s Information – July

Member’s Information – July

102! Happy Birthday to Wall WI - On Thursday 4 June 2020 Wall WI celebrated their 102nd birthday, Elva Mason explains. As members of Wall WI we were given a lovely surprise when our President, Mrs Jackie Gaughan delivered a ‘Party in a Bag’ to our doors. Due to the...

Public Affairs – July 2020 Update

Public Affairs – July 2020 Update

Like me, some of you would be looking forward about now to our trip to Dundee and the V&A’s Mary Quant Exhibition, which I’m sure would have brought back memories of what we did or didn’t wear back in the 60’s.  I hope the exhibition will still be staged and will...

Sports and Leisure – July 2020 Update

Sports and Leisure – July 2020 Update

Sadly, it has become clear that it is likely the remaining events we had planned for members this year are going to have to be postponed until 2021. Our priority will be to re-schedule a number of events. The Darts and Domino finals (Darts will be Hepple v Hedgeley...

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