Posts Tagged: WI

Handmade Christmas Fair 3rd December 2017

It’s just over a week to go until our Handmade Christmas Fair returns to the Standon and Puckeridge Community Centre.   We have managed to attract a number of our regular stallholders, as well as some fabulous new ones, and I am so excited about the wonderful range of products that will be available.   We will… Read more »

January Monthly Meeting – Music Quiz

January was our 4th birthday, and we celebrated it by holding a music quiz.   Bolstered by tea and cake, we answered rounds on TV and film themes, 1980s hits and Eurovision, as well as identifying the music personalities who passed away in 2016.   Answers: George Michael, Prince, Leonard Cohen, David Bowie, Rick Parfitt, Bobby… Read more »

November Monthly Meeting – Chocolate

When we put chocolate into the programme last year, we’d planned to book a speaker to come and teach us about chocolate.   Unfortunately after looking at several companies who either didn’t call us back or were going to charge us hundreds of pounds which a small WI like us couldn’t afford, we had to… Read more »

Handmade Christmas Fair 6th November – List of Stallholders

Sunday 6th November from 11am-3pm at the Standon & Puckeridge Community Centre, Station Road, Puckeridge, SG11 1TF The Christmas Fair is almost upon us and we have a great line up of local makers, producers, craftspeople and creatives.   There will also be refreshments available for purchase, and a charity raffle to raise money for Teens… Read more »

Handmade Christmas Fair – Stallholders Required

We are looking for stallholders to sell at our annual Handmade Christmas Craft Fair on Sunday 6th November 2016. This highly successful event has been running in Puckeridge for several years, and this is the third year that we have been running the fair to showcase local makers and craftspeople.   The event will be held at the… Read more »

September Monthly Meeting – Twiddlemuffs

Every year we try and include a charity crafting session in our programme.   In the past we have made pillowcase dresses for the Dress a Girl Around the World charity, and nose bands for abused horses and donkeys.   This year we decided to make twiddlemuffs as it ties in well with the national… Read more »

NFWI Annual Meeting in Brighton 11th June 2016

2016 NFWI Annual Meeting Notes Chair’s Address – Janice Langley Janice looked back on the centenary – including the fruit cake! – the WI Fair in Harrogate and the Nutcracker at the Royal Opera House. She spoke about Denman and how with the extension of the campus, costs have also increased.  Only 3% of members… Read more »