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Spring PAL Meeting at Tarvin

On 26th March over 170 members gathered at Tarvin Community Centre for the PAL meeting ‘Our Planet, our Countryside, our Choices’. The first speaker was Faye Sherlock from Chester Zoo whose topic was Sustainable Palm Oil. Chester Zoo is a

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West Kirby WI

A very warm welcome to the members of our newest WI in West Kirby who signed their constitution on Valentines Day and as one of their new members said ‘and on Valentine’s too, we must be really committed’. 100 potential

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Getting Your WI Online

The CFWI website is being updated soon and we are taking this opportunity to help all our WIs get online with either their own website, facebook, twitter or Instagram pages. The WIs in our Federation are responding to a letter

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CAS Certificate of Appreciation

Congratulations to our current Federation Chairman, Jean Harding, on her award of a Certificate of Appreciation from the Cheshire Agricultural Society (CAS) at the stewards reception on 25 January 2019.  She received the award from the Lady Patroness the Rt

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2020 Our Centenary Year

As preparations get underway for a very special year for the Cheshire Federation of Wis in 2020 we wanted to share the information about the events with you all.   We will keep updating the information as new details are

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Winsford Salt Sisters

The first new WI of the year!. Congratulations to The Winsford Salt Sisters WI which formally opened on 8th January 2019. Meeting in Christ Church Wharton, 40 women attended the Formation Meeting, along with Pat Sharp and Helen Ebbitt (WI

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Happy Christmas To All Our Members and Friends

Jean our Federation Chairman and all the Trustees wish everyone a very happy Christmas and send you all best wishes for the New Year. Christmas at Whitefriars WI House closes on Friday 21st December and reopens on Thursday 3rd January

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NFWI Food Donation Poll

Rebecca Sharkey, Head of NFWI Public Affairs writes ‘  The NFWI is conducting a poll to establish the extent to which WI members and the public donate to food banks and other community food aid organisations. In 2017-18, a record

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NFWI Judges

Congratulations to the members of the Cheshire Federation who have qualified as judges recently. Cindy West, Tricia Jones, Bev Langham and Jane Percival, have been successful in becoming qualified NFWI Craft Judges. We also have three new NFWI Produce Judges

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Jean Harding visits the Palace

Yesterday, The Queen hosted the second of four garden parties to be held this year. This one took place in the gardens of Buckingham Palace with 8,000 guests to dine on the 27,000 cups of tea and coffee, 20,000 sandwiches

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