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~RECORDS FROM CHESHIRE WI HISTORY~

With thousands of members across the county there's always something interesting going an and so much we want to share with you. Keep up to date with all our events and meetings.

Adlington WI Celebrates 70 years

On Wednesday 9th May the Members of Adlington WI celebrated their 70th Birthday with a meal at Alderley Hotel. One of their members Tweeted ‘We have had a wonderful lunch at the @AlderleyHotel. Thank you to CFWI Chair Jean Harding

Moore and Daresbury WI’s 95th Birthday

What a great way to celebrate our 95th birthday! A funny but thought provoking sketch about the suffragettes, the Milner decorated beautifully, cupcakes, fizz and, of course, friends to share it with. Shirley Tempest, one of the members put a

Park, Appleton 55th Birthday

Celebrating our 55th Birthday Our guests were Jean Harding, Sandra Benger, chair of Appleton Parish Council and Gary Skentelbery, author of the daily online newspaper Warrington-Worldwide. Entertainment was provided by a local duo, The Robinsons, singing songs of Simon and

Household Hints

There was a section on Household Tips in the 1935 Cookery Book

Nantwich Dabber Dames

Nantwich Dabber Dames have planted their tree, an English heritage pear tree in the community orchard for the Federation Chairman’s Centenary Challenge They are the first WI in the Federation to send in photographs of their Tree planting.

Millicent Garrett Fawcett

Courage calls to courage everywhere, and its voice cannot be denied. Millicent Garrett Fawcett (1847 – 1929) was a leading Suffragist and campaigner for equal rights for women. She led the biggest suffrage organisation, the non-violent (NUWSS) from 1890-1919 and

Circle Cake

The recipe featured in the 1935 Jubilee Cookery Book …… and again in the Cheshire Cookery Book published in 1965

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Good Stuff

These appear to be recipes for Flap Jack from the early Cheshire Cook Book

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