Author Archives: Cornwall Federation of WIs

Press Competition Winners Announced

Congratulations to the winners of this year’s press competitions. The Boslowick Cup for ‘Rookie’ Press Officers in their first year was won by Alison Willis of Pensilva WI. Second was Sandy Adcock of Cusgarne & Frogpool WI and third was … Continue reading

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Order Your CFWI Centenary Keepsakes!

In honour of our Federation Centenary in 2019, we have a lovely range of items for you to buy to help remember the occasion! Cornish maker Poppy Treffry has been commissioned to design a commemorative mug and tea towel especially … Continue reading

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Helston Fatstock Show 2018

This year’s Helston Fatstock Show will be held on Saturday 10th November at Franchis Farm in Helston. The theme of this year’s Co-Operative Entry is ‘A Royal Celebration’. See the full Show schedule here and an entry form here. Follow … Continue reading

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Crafters and Cooks Needed Urgently!

Can you help? The Home Economics and Craft sub-committee urgently needs new members. Do you have skills you could contribute to your fellow WI members in the county? We meet four times a year and in addition hold events such … Continue reading

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Calling All Lace-Makers!

The NFWI Craft Committee is looking for a WI member to make an item of lace which will be mounted onto a card and sent to Buckingham Palace in celebration of the Queen’s 93rd birthday in April 2019.  For your reference, … Continue reading

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Grampound WI are Big Winners!

It was a great weekend for Grampound WI!  Here they are holding the trophies they won at this year’s Grampound Carnival. Members won the cup for Best in Class and also the cup for  Best Overall Entry for their float … Continue reading

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Hayle WI Four-Corner Day

Hayle WI would like to invite all to on an upcoming four-corner day to be held on Saturday November 17th at St Erth Church Hall from 10am until 3pm. The crafts on offer will all have a Christmas theme: 1) … Continue reading

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Bude WI in WI Life!

Have you all spotted the fabulous women of Bude WI in the pages of this month’s WI Life? If not, check out page 11. Well done to Bude WI!

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Walking Netball in Camborne

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A Visit to Cornwall Air Ambulance for Newquay WI

Members of Newquay WI enjoyed an informative afternoon with Barbara Corbett, at the Cornwall Air Ambulance HQ in August. A total of £111 was raised from donations and a raffle and the cream teas were much enjoyed too. Please contact … Continue reading

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