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Combined Arts – March 2020 Update

Combined Arts – March 2020 Update

Following on from the very popular Calligraphy sessions last year we are holding another, but this one is Copperplate Calligraphy (which is “slightly trickier” according to Angela). It’s to be at Cresswell House on Friday 24 April, 10am ‘til 1pm, cost is £18 which...

Public Affairs – March 2020 Update

Public Affairs – March 2020 Update

We are delighted to announce a 2-day trip to Dundee to visit the V&A Museum on Saturday    27 June 2020. So, dust off your miniskirts and bring back memories at the Mary Quant Exhibition being staged by the Museum. The 2-day break to Dundee is to include the...

Members Information – March 2020

Members Information – March 2020

Sharing the Love... As February is National WIs Show the Love campaign, Cresswell House hosted a board display by Rosie Harden-Vane of Westmoor Wonders WI and the climate change scarf by Sue King of Jesmond WI. Here Federation Chairman Marj Read can be seen showing...

Sports and Leisure – March 2020 Update

Sports and Leisure – March 2020 Update

The Fun Quiz Night will be held at Creswell House on Tuesday, 23 June at 7.30pm. During the interval a supper of quiche and salad will be served with dessert to follow. The cost per member is £7.50 and the closing date for your applications is Tuesday 9 June. Don’t...

Craft Committee – March 2020 Update

Craft Committee – March 2020 Update

This month, as I write this there is snow on the ground, but I ask you to forget that cold, damp time of year and focus on the positive offering of the Craft Committee this month. In soon to be warmer times, we are repeating the very popular and very scrummy ‘Ladies...

Note to Treasurers

Note to Treasurers

A Note to Treasurers Happy New Year and as we begin to move into the roaring twenties please consider when signing and dating cheques and important documents. There has been lots of advice going around not use 20 as the 2020. For example the 3rd March 2020 being...

Members Information – February 2020

Members Information – February 2020

Norham WI - Ladies in line for BAFTA Members of Norham WI were highly entertained at their Christmas meeting by four members acting out a comedy sketch about judging a cake competition. The sketch was penned by the President's daughter, Jillian, and the husband of one...

Sports and Leisure – February 2020 Update

Sports and Leisure – February 2020 Update

Happy New Year to everyone. I hope you are beginning to think of events you might sign up for this year. A Domino Drive will be held on Monday, 18 May at Stannington Village Hall from 12 noon. The price is £9 which includes sandwiches and home made cakes. Closing date...

Public Affairs – February 2020 Update

Public Affairs – February 2020 Update

Hope you all have had a good start to 2020. We are currently in the planning mode at Public Affairs and really excited how the plans for the year are coming together. More will be revealed in the coming months but before then a gentle reminder about the “Angels of the...

Combined Arts – February 2020 Update

Combined Arts – February 2020 Update

Hello, and Happy New Year to all of the WI members of Northumberland Federation! Hope your festive season was perfect, and that you managed to escape the nasty bugs that were flying around. Although the Combined Arts team have yet to have their first meeting of 2020 I...

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