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Monthly Archives: June 2015

HRH Sophie, Countess of Wessex’s, visit to the WI Marquee

Sophies visit

HRH Sophie, The Countess of Wessex, visited the WI Marquee at Cheshire Show and spent time looking at all the exhibits and displays and talking to members and visitors.  

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Julie Summers Visits the WI Marquee at Cheshire Show

Julie visits the marquee

Julie visited the WI marquee during her day of ‘book signing’ at the Cheshire County Show on Tuesday 23 June. Julie spent the day signing books and talking to members and fans of the hit ITV series ‘Home Fires’. The

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Cheshire’s Centenary Celebrations at Gawsworth Hall

Gawsworth celebration

Our Gawsworth Celebration event in July has had such an amazing response that this will now be a two day event.  We hope you will understand this has been done to ensure that everyone is able to come and help

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Great British Menu – Celebrating 100 years of the WI – Programme being screened from August

Great British Menu judges in homage to the WI Calendar Girls - Oliver Peyton, Prue Leith, Matthew Fort

As Prue Leith told us at the Annual Meeting last year:~ BBC Two’s Great British Menu is back. Award-winning critic Matthew Fort says: “All good cooking begins in the home. That’s why the WI has been so important to food in

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Centenary Annual Meeting – Thursday 4 June 2015

Royal visitors

The Queen opened the centenary annual meeting of the Women’s Institute (WI) at the Royal Albert Hall in London. Praising the WI for continuing to grow and evolve with its members, the Queen said so much had changed for women

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WI Centenary Celebrations in London – The Royal Garden Party – Tuesday 2 June 2015


8000 members of the WI celebrated the centenary at a Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday 2 June. Even the sun shone on everyone enjoying a wonderful day. Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, Princess Alexandra and Sophie, Duchess

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