CFWI Raffle Winners Announced

The winners of our CFWI raffle, as drawn on Saturday 11 June in the WI Marquee at the Royal Cornwall Show, are as follows: Grand Prize of one night, dinner, bed and breakfast for two at the Carlyon Bay Hotel – David Bennett of Basingstoke A cash prize of £250 – Aileen Nuttall of Plymouth A […]

Energy Event from Sustainable Pendeen

Sustainable Pendeen is holding an event that will explore innovations and resources that can help us all reduce our carbon footprints and live more sustainably. The event will be held at The Centre of Pendeen on Saturday 9 July, from 10.30am until 4pm. Entry is free and all are welcome.

Royal Cornwall Show Covid Update

Three members of our team who were working in the WI marquee at the Royal Cornwall Show have tested positive for Covid. If you were a steward or a tea helper, please take a lateral flow test. If you know of a steward or tea helper from your WI who might not have access to […]

What Do You Do When the Jubilee is Over?

What do you do when the Jubilee festivities have passed? Well, Pensilva WI knew what to do: Have another Jubilee party, of course! Everybody dressed in their best ‘garden party’ outfits, and the fascinators came out of hibernation. A rousing rendition of the National Anthem kicked off proceedings, followed by the usual WI feast. A […]

NFWI Annual Meeting in Liverpool

While many of us were at the Royal Cornwall Show, WI Adviser Liz Anderson led a group of Cornwall delegates to the NFWI Annual Meeting in Liverpool. As it was a hybrid meeting, some chose to attend the meeting virtually, but all delegates – whether attending in person or virtually – cast votes on behalf […]

Royal Cornwall Show Round-Up

After three long years, we finally returned to our fabulous WI Marquee at the Royal Cornwall Show. Aside from a rainy Thursday, we had great weather and welcomed so many people to our marquee. It was a very busy time! We’d like to thank all of you who helped volunteer and steward for us, as […]