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Helston Makes It!

What is it?   A celebration of local makers and their crafts. There will be a series of demonstrations and workshops open to all. When is it?  8th to 22nd September 2018. Where is it?  Helston Museum For more details look … Continue reading

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Pamper Yourself in Marshgate!

Marshgate WI will be hosting a ‘Treat Yourself Day’ on 15th September at Otterham & St Juliot Hall in Marshgate. This is a recruitment/profile-raising event for the WI, which members hope will also raise some funds for Cornwall Air Ambulance. … Continue reading

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Mawnan WI Celebrates 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage

Tens of thousands of women and girls across the country took part in processions yesterday to mark 100 years of women being able to vote in the UK and to reflect on the achievements of the suffragettes. Here in Cornwall, … Continue reading

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Royal Cornwall Show News and Photos!

Another Royal Cornwall Show is behind us, but what a three days it was! Our marquee looked absolutely splendid, decorated with pretty bunting. The tea area was slightly larger this year and the ‘open plan’ made the whole place seem … Continue reading

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Cornwall WIs in the News

Our recent climate change lobbying event with MP Derek Thomas and Sarah Robinson from Hope for the Future was featured in The Cornishman last week.

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New: Virtual Suggestion Box

We’ve added a new Suggestion Box to our website! Just look for this image on right-hand side and click on it: Any comments or suggestions you leave are completely anonymous. We look forward to hearing from you all!

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Resolution Update from Cardiff!

Reports from today’s Annual Meeting in Cardiff tell us that the Mental Health Matters resolution has been passed with a 98% majority. There were 5945 for votes and 103 against votes.  We’re sure our delegation from Cornwall had a wonderful … Continue reading

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Walking Netball Opportunities

Any WI members in the St Agnes or Bodmin areas might be interested in some upcoming Walking Netball sessions:   And if you’re interested in becoming a walking netball coach, training is available at the Bridgwater Campus of Bridgwater and … Continue reading

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Betjeman Belles: A New WI in Wadebridge!

Please join us in welcoming the Betjeman Belles to our Cornish WI family! The group was officially formed on Wednesday 27th May and followed some earlier exploratory meetings with Wadebridge women facilitated by Kathy Reed, CFWI Adviser. Local women attending … Continue reading

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Have You Always Wanted to go to Denman?

Here’s your chance to win a bursary to attend a course at Denman! With Cornwall being so far from Denman, it makes a residential course much more expensive for us than it does for people who live in other parts … Continue reading

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