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Take Part in 16 Days of Activism against Domestic Abuse

As part of the WI’s No More Violence campaign, NFWI is asking WI members to take part in the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence from 25th November – 10th December. On 9th December at 6pm, NFWI is asking … Continue reading

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Boscastle WI’s Inspirations to Beat the Blues

To avoid a period of inactivity and the blues that can result from limited social contact, Boscastle WI has created a surge of options to engage members, some of which spilled over into the community. First and foremost was getting … Continue reading

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Christmas at Chy Noweth!

There may not be many visitors to Chy Noweth at the moment, but at least Steve turned up to help Barb and Sue decorate the tree. The regular carol singers came along, too.  

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Mawnan WI Book Club Launches

Mawnan WI Book Club (MBC) was launched a month ago in response to the request from members to set up a book club. Eleven avid readers attended the inaugural meeting on Zoom – probably the first time that most of … Continue reading

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2020 Photography Competition Results

The 2020 Photography Competition, organised by the Combined Arts sub-committee, has, as with so many aspects of life, been disrupted by Covid. However, photographer David Chapman judged the entries during lockdown and his overall judgement was that there was a … Continue reading

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Praise for SeaGirls WI from Lord-Lieutenant

The SeaGirls WI and other local organisations and businesses were delighted recently to receive a letter from Colonel Edward Bolitho OBE, Lord-Lieutenant of Cornwall, thanking them for the tremendous volunteering work they carried out during the first lockdown. The SeaGirls … Continue reading

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December/January County News Now Available

The December 2020 / January 2021 issue of County News is now available online! You can also access application forms for upcoming CFWI events by clicking on the County News tab at the top of the page.

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A Flower Bed for Hayle WI

A small group of members of Hayle WI have worked in pairs during 2020 to maintain their flower bed on Penpol Terrace in Hayle. Carefully following Covid-19 government guidelines, they have planted, weeded and tweaked in all weathers. Now the … Continue reading

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Painting with Coffee???

In late September, SeaGirls WI members were lucky enough to be invited to join the Bodmin Gaolbirds WI for their October meeting (by Zoom of course!), which included a ‘painting with coffee’ session. Members were advised to gather the required … Continue reading

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Devon & Cornwall Police Survey Available

Please take a moment to help shape the future of policing in Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Fill in a survey here. The survey will be open until 3 January 2021.

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