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Public Affairs – August 2021 Update

Public Affairs – August 2021 Update

HM The Queen Platinum Jubilee 2022 HRH Prince Charles wants us all planting trees to mark Her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022. His aim is to create for the Jubilee a green canopy, it is to be called the Tree-bilee. The Federation has been working with...

Treasurer Message – August 2021

Just a reminder that all money coming in at meetings should be entered on page 1 of the Financial Statement. This includes income received at meetings that does not come under another heading e.g., refreshments, raffle, any commission from speakers, visitor charges if...

Sports and Leisure – August 2021 Update

Sports and Leisure – August 2021 Update

Our first Committee meeting since January 2020 (it seems like yesterday) concentrated on events for 2022. The Darts and Domino competition will start in early spring and run through to late September. We plan to book Stannington village hall for the Domino Drive in...

Craft – August 2021 Update

Craft – August 2021 Update

The Craft Committee will, hopefully, by the time you read this, have had our first meeting, which will have been lots of chatter, cake and forward planning. Can I just remind you of what we have planned so far, once we can start to be active again? I need to stress...

Member’s Information – August 2021

Warkworth WI – Kate Burnham The Royal British Legion are celebrating their Centenary this year and in particular, the Warkworth Branch is commemorating 100 years since its foundation. The WI have marked this occasion by installing banners and a display of poppies on...

2021-2022 Resolutions Results

2021-2022 Resolutions Results

The outcome of the vote on the proposed ovarian cancer resolution that was presented at the 2021 Annual Meeting has now been announced. The resolution ‘A call to increase awareness of the subtle signs of ovarian cancer’ passed with a majority of 99.48%. This means the...

Federation Quiz – 30 September

Federation Quiz – 30 September

The Federation Quiz is back! The heats are to be held at 4 different locations around the federation on 30 September 7pm. The final will be held at Stannington Hall on 21 October , so come on ladies get yourselves organised! Applications are with your Secretary now...

2021-2022 100 Club Draw

2021-2022 100 Club Draw

Applications for the 2021-2022 100 Club is now with your Secretary. Cost is £10 per ticket. There is a monthly draw, 10 months of the year with prizes of up to £50,  however the December draw & the one at the Council meeting are double that...!  Closing date is...

2021-2022 Resolutions Submissions

2021-2022 Resolutions Submissions

Your chance to make a difference. Opportunities to get involved in the Resolution Process 2021-2022 You can now submit your resolutions! The Women’s Institute is democratic and member-led, and the resolutions process is unique in putting members at the heart of...

Celebrating Pride 2021

Celebrating Pride 2021

This summer we are inviting WIs to celebrate Pride season (June – September) by having picnics in their local area. For the Pride Picnic Pack go to MyWI at:  www.mywi.thewi.org.uk/running-your-wi/members-resources/celebrating-pride-2021  

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