Organisation category: Women’s Institute

Gislingham WI report

In March we had a coach trip to the National WI Craft Fair at Alexandra Palace. 21 of us set off from Gislingham Village Hall on a rather chilly morning and spent a very pleasant day looking at all the different crafts available and at the same time some of us had a bit of

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Confessions of a costume designer

By the time, you read this article we will be a quarter way through the year. Quite a sobering thought. The WI have been busy in March. Some of our members attended the South-Eastern Federation Annual meeting at Trinity Park. We enjoyed some very interesting talks on various charities and associations who try to help

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Gislingham WI update – trip to Alexandra Palace

In February Moira Hammond our WI representative for Associated Country Women of the World spoke to us about the work that they do for the disadvantaged. We as a WI collect pennies for friendship and she explained where our money is used to help others. Our March meeting is a trip to the National WI

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Gislingham WI Update

At our AGM in November, after 4 years as our president, Dilys Sewell stood down and I have taken over the job. Big shoes to fill but with the help of the Committee I shall do my best. Gislingham WI is now into its 71st year, having celebrated our 70th birthday and Christmas at a

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Gislingham WI

Resolutions meeting. A chance to find out more about the resolutions to be discussed at the national AGM.

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Gislingham WI – Sizewell C

Open meeting – Nicola Corbett from Sizewell C will talk of the proposed new nuclear power station. Visitors welcome (£3) – men included. Refreshments provided.

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Gislingham WI

Pip Wright, local historian will talk about ‘Transportation of Suffolk Criminals’.

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Christmas Meeting

Women’s Institute Christmas Meeting

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WI Annual Meeting

Women’s Institute Annual Meeting

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Supper Evening

Women’s Institute Supper Evening

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