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Let’s Hear It for Harrowbarrow & Metherell WI!

Here at CFWI, we are always ready to applaud WIs that are keeping things going through these difficult times. And today, Harrowbarrow & Metherell WI gets a standing ovation! Although unable to meet at present members enjoy regular emails from … Continue reading

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New NFWI 2021 Subscription Flexibility Plan

In light of COVID-19 and the impact this pandemic has had on members and WIs, NFWI has recently made some changes to the WI membership subscription. At the 2020 National Council, it was proposed that NFWI explore the possibility of … Continue reading

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Show the Love Window Display Winner!

This month, we held a competition to allow members to demonstrate their commitment to combat climate change and protect all they care about by creating a window display to ‘Show the Love’. We’re pleased to announce that the winner is … Continue reading

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Family History: Make a Start!

Due to the current restrictions, we have had to postpone the Family History Days planned for February and March. However, it is hoped we can go ahead with them during the autumn or winter. Lockdown is an ideal opportunity to … Continue reading

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Marhamchurch WI Activities

This picture shows the wonderful selection of activities Marhamchurch WI members have engaged in over the year of lockdown. They have enjoyed thinking up different competitions and normal monthly activities they can all participate in at a distance. Well done, … Continue reading

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WI Members Meet Miss Crystal P Enigma

Last Monday, Crowlas and Ludgvan WI opened up their Zoom meeting to WI members from all over the UK. A whopping 90 members were then entranced by Newcastle-based drag queen Miss Crystal P Enigma. Crystal explained about the history of … Continue reading

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Census 2021: How You Can Help

Households in Cornwall, alongside the rest of England and Wales will soon be asked to take part in Census 2021. The census is a once-in-a-decade survey that gives  the most accurate estimate of all the people and households in England … Continue reading

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Free Trees for Communities: Apply Now!

Those of you who have been following the Plant Britain campaign on the BBC’s Countryfile, will know how important it is to get the nation planting trees! The Woodland Trust wants to make sure everybody in the UK has the … Continue reading

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Wilcove WI Publishes 70th Birthday Book

Wilcove WI President Su Hillman proudly shows off the book which has been published to celebrate Wilcove’s 70th birthday last year. Entitled Good to Share, the book includes items of local interest and history, reminiscences by members, creative writing and … Continue reading

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Show the Love and Win a Prize!

CFWI’s Climate Ambassadors are holding a competition that allows WI members to support the “Show the Love” campaign this year. Demonstrate your commitment to combat climate change and protect all you care about by creating a window display or drawing/painting/crafting … Continue reading

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