Author Archives: Cornwall Federation of WIs

October County News!

The October issue of County News has now been published! The copies for your WI members should be with your WI Secretary by now. Hopefully, your committee will have made arrangements to deliver the newsletters to members, or will establish … Continue reading

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NOT the Annual Meeting!

Join us for a virtual alternative to the usual Annual Council Meeting! As we are unable to all meet together this year due to Covid-19, we are taking our meeting online (using Zoom) and are inviting you all to join … Continue reading

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Cornish Buildings Group Campaigns for Buildings at Risk

The Cornish Buildings Group (CBG) is leading a three-year Historic England/Cornwall Heritage Trust grant funded project to identify and campaign for Cornish buildings at risk. The Group has maintained a register for buildings at risk since 2014; however, has done … Continue reading

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Important Update about WI Meetings

Please click here to see the letter sent from NFWI to all Federations today – 11 September 2020 – regarding WI meetings and ‘The Rule of Six’, which comes into effect on Monday. Unfortunately, the WI does not fall into … Continue reading

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Police Commissioners Seek Views on Road Safety

We have had a message from Mike Harrison, our Police Community Engagement officer. He tells us that the Police and Crime Commissioners are urging people to take 60 seconds to complete a short survey to influence Government policy on roads … Continue reading

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CFWI Social Media Code of Conduct

CFWI has put into place a Social Media Code of Conduct to ensure that all our members and guests are treated with the same respect and friendship online as they receive when at WI meetings or events: CFWI Social Media … Continue reading

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Contact your MP: New APPG for Microplastics led by NFWI

The NFWI Public Affairs team would like to invite all members to contact our Members of Parliament to ask them to become members of the newly formed All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Microplastics. This group has been formed by … Continue reading

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Your Opportunity to Ask NFWI Questions about Denman

CFWI received the following message this morning from NFWI regarding Denman.  Please note that if you’d like to participate in any of the Zoom sessions listed below, only 150 are places are available on each one, and those will be … Continue reading

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We’re Back!

Your CFWI Board of Trustees met in person at Chy Noweth last week, for the first time since March! They maintained social distance at all times, and the offices are extremely clean and safe thanks to staff members Sue and … Continue reading

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Online Festival of Discovery at Eden Project

The Eden Project has just announced some rather exciting news. In November they will be hosting a brand new online ‘Festival of Discovery’, for people who want to explore a better future for themselves and their communities. With the unique … Continue reading

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