Author Archives: Cornwall Federation of WIs

Walking Netball in the New Year!

Here’s an idea for a new year’s resolution! Why not try out walking netball and get fit while having fun!? Cornwall Sports Partnership is offering walking netball sessions as follows: Saltash – Tuesday 8th Jan – Tuesday 2nd April 2019 … Continue reading

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Position Available with CFWI

Cornwall Federation of Women’s Institutes Administrative Assistant We have a vacancy for a part-time person to work on the reception desk as part of our friendly office team at our County Office on the Threemilestone Business Park 15 hours per … Continue reading

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Christmas County Lunch at the Falcon Hotel

A group of 60 WI members enjoyed a great festive lunch yesterday at The Falcon in Bude. All the women enjoyed an excellent meal served in a beautifully decorated dining room. What a great way to start the Christmas season! … Continue reading

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Take Part in NFWI Poll about Food Poverty/Insecurity

The NFWI is conducting a poll to establish the extent to which WI members and the public donate to food banks and other community food aid organisations. In 2017-18, a record 1.3million food parcels were given out across the Trussell … Continue reading

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A Joyous Christmas Get-Together at Budock Vean Hotel

Today, 100 members from the Cornwall Federation met for a day of laughter, friendship and great food at our Christmas County Lunch at the Budock Vean Hotel in Mawnan. As always, this was a great opportunity for members to meet … Continue reading

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Mawnan WI Christmas Gift Fair

Mawnan WI’s fifth Christmas Gift Fair attracted more visitors than ever. From the moment the doors opened there was a steady stream of customers making an early start to their Christmas shopping and choosing from a wide selection of locally … Continue reading

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Climate Campaign Roundup

An update from CFWI Climate Ambassador, Pippa Stilwell In November, I was invited by the Climate Coalition to an event in Westminster called Now to Net Zero, celebrating 10 years of the Climate Change Act. Speakers included Farhana Yamin, a … Continue reading

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20% off at Edinburgh Woollen Mill and Ponden Home

As a little Christmas gift, Carnon Downs Garden Centre would like to offer a 20% Discount at Edinburgh Woollen Mill and Ponden Home. The discount is valid from Sunday 2nd December until Saturday 8th December on all stock except sale … Continue reading

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Veryan WI Centenary Tree Planting

On Saturday, members of Veryan WI, planted a Hoheria tree at Rundles Walk in the village to mark their centenary. This was the penultimate event for their centenary celebrations and they were joined by past officers and members. Following the … Continue reading

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Chy Noweth an Conteth Christmas Closing Dates

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