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Mawnan WI Members Strut the Catwalk

A bit of sparkle came to Mawnan Smith on Friday night when the village WI held its Fifth Annual Charity Fashion Show. Over 100 members of the community packed into the Memorial Hall to enjoy a fantastic evening: 12 WI … Continue reading

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Prize-Winning Poetry from Crantock WI member

Congratulations to Judith Fowler of Crantock WI for her prize-winning poem. This year, the theme of the Blaikley Salver Poetry Competition was ‘Food Matters’. Those of you who were at yesterday’s Annual Council Meeting at the Regal Theatre in Redruth … Continue reading

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Rosebowl Quiz Results

Battling high winds and heavy rain, 21 WIs from around the County joined our Activity and Leisure sub-committee at Ladock Community Hall for the Rosebowl Quiz competition last Friday. Much to their surprise, Bodmin Gaolbirds were the winners, followed closely … Continue reading

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Centenary Variety Concert: Show Off Your Talents!

St Buryan WI is organising a Centenary Variety Concert to be held on Saturday 5th October 2019 at 2:30pm in Marazion Community Centre. We hope that as many WIs as possible will contribute with short items of about five minutes … Continue reading

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Fun with Flowers!

On Thursday, WI members from all over Cornwall arrived at Chy Noweth an Conteth for a Fun with Flowers workshop. Rose and Ruby, the two demonstrators, created arrangements while the women observed – these stunning arrangements were later raffled. Then … Continue reading

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Hessenford WI’s October Meeting

Members of Hessenford WI were delighted to welcome Louise Nichols from Quethiock to their October meeting. Louise is a very talented textile artist who talked about her work designing upholstery fabric, wallpaper, cards and wrapping paper. It was fascinating to … Continue reading

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Are You an Unpaid Carer?

Are you an unpaid carer? If so, perhaps you’d be interested in Kernow Carers Service. Kernow Carers Service offers this free service for unpaid carers to give them an opportunity to discuss the issues they face and have their voices … Continue reading

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Annual Council Meeting Tickets Available!

A limited number of tickets to our Annual Council Meeting are available! The meeting will be held on Wednesday 17th October at the Regal Theatre in Redruth. If you’d like a ticket, please contact the Office as soon as possible … Continue reading

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Get Creative!

The WI has been invited to take part in the Get Creative Festival, taking place across the UK between 11th and 19th May 2019. The festival celebrates everyday creativity across the country, with the aim to encourage and inspire local communities … Continue reading

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Grampound WI’s Harvest Supper

Members of Grampound WI put on another superb spread for their Harvest Supper recently. It’s such a pity the puddings are not very prominent in this photo as they were superb. Watch your waistlines, ladies!

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