Porthleven WI Supports Local Foodbank

Members of Porthleven WI were invited recently to visit the Helston and The Lizard Foodbank, based at The Mustard Seed in Helston, to hand over the monies they raised at a recent cake stall. Wendy, Alli and Marie from Porthleven WI were warmly welcomed and given a fascinating look into how the foodbank operates. It […]

Helston Fatstock Show WI Competitions Open!

This year’s Helston Fatstock Show will take place on Saturday 4 November, and there are some great opportunities for WIs and WI members to show off their talents in various competition classes! The co-operative (group) class this year has a theme of “King Charles III’s Coronation”, and should consist of: An item of cookery – […]

Annual Council Meeting: Tickets Available!

You may have thought that you’ve missed the deadline and have neglected to book your ticket for this year’s Annual Council Meeting, but don’t worry! There’s still time! Tickets are still available for this wonderful annual event. The Annual Council Meeting will be held at the Hall for Cornwall in Truro on Monday 2 October, […]

Join in Second-Hand September!

You may have read about Second Hand September in the issue of WI Life that popped through your letterbox this week. There is an article about members who shop pre-loved and vintage, women who upcycle and recycle, who work in charity retail and fight the good fight against fast fashion. All while looking fabulous… Second […]

A Visit to Westcountry Rivers Trust

Jude Wood, Pippa Stilwell and Mary Lindsey from our Environment and Public Affairs Sub-Committee recently visited the Westcountry Rivers Trust stall on Lemon Quay in Truro, as part of their ongoing campaigning work on the WI’s Clean Rivers for People and Wildlife resolution and campaign.  The Trust was there to highlight the tremendous work they […]