Author Archives: Cornwall Federation of WIs

Spring Countdown today!

What a day we all had in Redruth at today’s Spring Countdown. In the morning, we heard speakers talk about both of this year’s potential resolutions – ‘the decline in local buses’ and ‘don’t fear the smear’. All the speakers … Continue reading

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Get Creative with Mawnan WI

Mawnan WI is planning a free Get Creative Day on Monday 13th May. If interested, contact Mawnan WI (see your CFWI Yearbook for details) to book your place.

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Coastwatch and Easter Hats for Porthleven WI!

An interesting evening was had by Porthleven WI this week learning about the work of the NCI, the National Coastwatch Institution. Len Jepp explained how the Institution was founded and had evolved, and showed some fascinating slides of the ever … Continue reading

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Mawnan WI Donates Hamper for Hospital Fundraiser

For many years Mawnan WI has supported the fundraising activities of the Friends of Falmouth Hospital. For their Easter Coffee Morning, members baked cakes and gave items for the tombola, as well as donating a splendid hamper for the raffle. … Continue reading

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Free Big Lunch Workshops across Cornwall!

If you are interested in finding out more about The Big Lunch or about how to host your own, there is a series of events across Cornwall that can help. These are informal drop-in workshops where you can share your … Continue reading

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Climate Lobby in Westminster – 26th June

By Pippa Stilwell, Climate Ambassador The Time is Now mass lobby for climate and environmental action will be held in London on Wednesday 26th June. I went on the 2015 lobby and met my MP Derek Thomas, newly elected and … Continue reading

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Not Booked the Coach to the Coffee Morning Yet?

Are you planning to come to our wonderful Chairman’s Coffee Morning on 3rd May? If so, there are still a few seats available on our coach and it’s not too late to book yours! You’ll be delivered straight to St … Continue reading

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A Bonus for Spring Countdown Attendees!

We have exciting news for those of you attending Spring Countdown next Wednesday! The Sewing Studio, which is already well known to many of you, is offering a 10% discount on all fabrics and haberdashery to WI members on the day … Continue reading

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Ladock WI Takes the ‘100 Pledge’!

Ladock WI challenged their members to provide 100 items for the Ladock Church Coffee Morning held yesterday. Thanks to all those who contributed to a very successful, sociable occasion!

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Visit Plymouth this Summer with Hayle WI

Hayle WI have organized a mid-summer visit to Plymouth on Thursday 20th June. The cost (for the coach only) is £12 per person. The coach will depart Hayle Foundry at 8:30am with pick ups at the War Memorial, Copperhouse, Lidl … Continue reading

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