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We Will Remember Them

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  THE WOMEN OF CHESHIRE REMEMBER. The NFWI guidelines allow WIs to donate money to a poppy wreath on remembrance day so that members can remember family and friends lost in any war and the work women have done fighting

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Autumn Council Meeting

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News and pictures have been posted as a new event Autumn Council Meeting

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Kate Bliss at Poynton Civic Hall

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Kate joined us at the Civic Hall in Poynton for a lovely evening. As Margaret Gradwell from Gee Cross WI said ‘Kate Bliss from Bargain Hunt, & many other Antique programmes gave a talk on special finds and how her

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Gee Cross WI Well Dressing

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This year’s well-dressing was a wonderful affair but tinged with a little sadness.  As most of you know we lost our long serving joint President and friend Margaret Eddowes last November and as the well-dressing was very dear to her

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Cheshire Visit to Denman

Cheshire Denman Weekend

Cheshire Federation visit to Denman 22nd and 23rd October, 2017 2 places on the Federation visit to Denman on 22/23rd October have become available. The cost is £182 for this Taster Visit where you have 4 hours of tuition, a

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Chester & Manchester Pride Marches

With Mayor of Chester

This was the first year CFWI had been represented at Chester Pride.  The Public Affairs team had an information stand in the welfare Marquee on Castle Square on Saturday 19th August. Despite the dreadful weather Little Sutton Sapphires WI braved the

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A Summer Walk Around Lindow Moss Wilmslow

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As part of the Climate Coalition Week of Action Pauline Handley and Jean Hill, both members of Fulshaw WI, walked around Lindow Moss, Wilmslow taking photos and making notes as they went and discovered a beautiful and unique environment under

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The Iron Maidens Feature in The Metro

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But when it comes to shattering the charity’s twin set and pearls visage, few groups can compare to Iron Maidens WI in Merseyside. On their Facebook page, the group appeals to ‘anyone with an interest in Burlesque, Vintage Lifestyle, Steampunk,

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Huxley Cup

Brenda Proudlove

Our sincere thanks to Brenda Proudlove for representing Cheshire in the Huxley Cup at Bakewell Show this week. Brenda created her beautiful arrangement using materials supplied to the exhibitors at the show.  Quite a task. Well done from us all.

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Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunt

A very successful Treasure hunt took place around Chester on the 12th of July. 75 members took part and after a welcome cup of coffee in the House they were off. It was a beautiful sunny day and everyone commented

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