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Public Affairs – December Update

Public Affairs – December Update

ANGELS OF THE NORTH ~ Notable Women of the North East On Monday 9 March 2020 (2-4pm) at Heddon on the Wall, to mark International Women’s Day, come and hear the authors of the above. Baroness Joyce Quin (former MEP and MP) and Moira Kilkenny explain the origins and...

Craft – December Update

Craft – December Update

What a busy time the Craft Committee has had with the oversubscribed machine quilting, the oversubscribed marzipan fruits and the mega oversubscribed Christmas Crafts Day, & that’s just since last mailing! Thank you to everyone who showed us support & I am...

Our Chairman’s Message – December

Our Chairman’s Message – December

It is very hard to believe that I am writing the last message for this year and the first one for 2020 already although the weather has certainly brought out the winter coats, gloves and scarves for many of us. I just hope the snow doesn’t put in an appearance in the...

Our Chairman’s Message – November

Our Chairman’s Message – November

It is an absolute joy to be able to fill a message with so many congratulations and pats on the back for our members and I can start off by saying that we made it into WI Life once again. If you look at page 11 you will see Kirsty Spreadbury from Whey Aye WI with...

Our Chairman’s Message – October

Our Chairman’s Message – October

Have you visited our new website? I do hope you have and more importantly, I hope that you liked the format. I have already had a President tell me that she found it very user friendly so I hope that goes for the rest of you. If you have read this month’s WI Life (and...

Our Chairman’s Message – September

Our Chairman’s Message – September

You always knew you had a good idea when former Chairman Hilary Robson “was excited”. Well she is excited again along with myself and the rest of the Board of Trustees as I tell you that Northumberland Federation now has a brand new website and you can access it by...

Member’s Information – August

Member’s Information – August

Ship Ahoy! At Newbiggin By the Sea Newbiggin by the Sea WI had an extremely informative and interesting talk accompanied by a visual presentation by The Friends of the LV50 Lightship, a voluntary group who promote the heritage of this unique wooden lightship, moored...

Our Chairman’s Message – August

Our Chairman’s Message – August

I have to hand it to Nancy, I have no idea where she keeps finding the different photos for each Newsletter, but my guess is that by the Christmas edition I shall no doubt be sporting some sort of Festive headdress that she has found on Clip art or some such thing....

Craft – July Update

Craft – July Update

Hello Ladies, as I write this, we are in somewhat of a weather damp patch, I do hope that by the time you read this we are back in summer clothes… I am ever hopeful. In the coming weeks, the Craft Committee are moving around the Federation, with enamelling, foil...

Combined Arts – July Update

Ladies...this is not just Calligraphy...this is Cresswell House Creative Calligraphy! This super workshop is on Friday 13 September at Cresswell House from 1pm ‘til 4pm, and costs £15. All materials will be supplied and Angela Reed will have further packs for sale if...

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