Lynne Stubbings has been elected as our new National Chairman. Congratulations Lynne from all the members of the Cheshire Federation
Lynne was co-opted on to the NFWI Board of Trustees in 2008. She was elected as an NFWI Vice-Chair in 2013, and as Chair of the WI Enterprises Board in June 2015. Lynne also sits on the Finance Committee, and has previously served on the Public Affairs, and Training Committees and as head of the National Training Team.
Lynne’s first job was with the BBC in London but in 1972 she moved to Birmingham and became PA to the senior partner of a firm of chartered surveyors. She stayed in chartered surveying for 22 years then moved to the Warwickshire Union of Golf Clubs.
She joined Wishaw WI in 1979 and held many posts, including that of President. In Warwickshire Federation she has served as News Editor, Press Officer, Vice-chairman and Chairman and is WI Marketing Adviser and Independent Financial Examiner.
She has been a National Trainer since 1999 with expertise in recruitment, publicity and marketing.
Lynne visited Cheshire to speak to members at our Spring meeting at Winsford and to run a training course for our Board of Trustees.
Lynne’s interests include cinema and theatre, family history and calligraphy and her pet cats.
I am delighted to tell you Georgina Denny, Chairman of Public Affairs, has been appointed a member of NF Public Affairs Committee. I send our warmest congratulations and very best wishes as it is well deserved and I know Georgina will be a great asset to the Committee.
Well done Georgina.
Jean Harding, County Chairman
Cheshire Members joined WI members from all over the UK and the islands at the 2017 Annual Meeting in Liverpool
Chair: Lynne Stubbings
Hon Treasurer: Julia Roberts
Vice Chair: Ann Jones
Vice Chair: Pat Tulip
Denman: Pat Tulip
Craft: Sue Wilson
Finance: Julia Roberts
Food & Garden: Mary Clarke
Membership Development: Amanda Willday
Public Affairs: Ann Jones
Science & Leisure: Catriona Adams
Photos of the Day
Enjoying the finale with the Retros
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