Category: News

Bowling Taster Day

The Leisure and Learning Sub-Committee organised a bowling taster day at the Isle of Thorns & District Bowling Club, Chelwood Gate. A number of WI members attended where they received tuition from some of the club members. Larger bowls were not needed!

Federation Quiz Final 2017

Congratulations go to Westham Evening WI, whose team the ‘Four Candles’ won the final at ESFWI HQ. Six WIs took part in the final: – West Ham Evening WI – Four Candles; Hailsham Nightingales WI –’ WI’s Owls’;Pett WI – ‘All the President’s Women’; Ovingdean...

Autumn Show and Game Fair 2017

The Autumn Show and Game Fair is being held at the Ardingly Showground on 30th September and 1st October from 9am – 5pm. Schedule and multiple entries are permitted for all classes. The WI competition entries under the title ‘Box of Delights’ will be on...

Finalists in Federation Quiz 2017

Well done to all the teams who took part in the four heats of the Federation Quiz 2017. After a hard fought competition, the six highest scoring teams who will be taking part in the final on Friday 30th June at ESFWI Headquarters are ………....

Save the Date – Women Go Wild!

SAVE THE DATE 22 – 24 June 2018 Yes! It is really going to happen! A camping weekend for WI members, at Blacklands Farm in beautiful Ashdown Forest in East Sussex, organised as part of the Sussex WI Centenary Celebrations. The event will start on...

Welcome

East Sussex Federation of Women’s Institutes (ESFWI) was formed in 1919 having originally been part of the Sussex Federation which was the first to be created in the country in 1917 – just slightly earlier than the National Federation. Today we have 101 WIs across...