East Sussex Federation of Women's Institutes Blog

Afternoon with the Antiques!

Mike and Martin, two antique dealers, shared their expertise and provided us with an informative and enjoyable afternoon. Whilst no-one had their fortunes radically changed, we were certainly richer in knowledge! Thanks to Harbour WI as without them we would not have access to such...

April is MCS Month

The MCS (Membership Communication System) is an important tool used to keep correct and up-to-date records of every member. When a new member joins, her details should be entered onto the MCS and once this is done, she will be sent her new member’s welcome...

Federation Annual Meeting 2016

This year we hope to welcome more working members to our Federation’s Annual Meeting as it is being held on Saturday 9th April at The Winter Garden, Eastbourne. Our main speaker is Mandy Hickson who, as one of the first female pilots in her frontline...

Lady Denman Cup Competition 2016

‘To write a letter to your younger self’ Schedule The NFWI Lady Denman Cup Competition 2016 invites WI members to write a letter to their younger self. Using no more than 500 words, members must draw on their life experiences and imagine what they would...

For the Love of

The NFWI is a founding member of The Climate Coalition (TCC), a group of over 100 organisations and over 15 million people working for action on climate change. One of the TCC core campaigns is focussed around Valentine’s Day, and is called ‘For the love...

South of England Show 9-10-11 June 2016

‘Countrystyle’ is the theme for the 2016 entries at the South of England Show to be held at Ardingly on 9th, 10th & 11th June 2016. There is a great variety of classes and for full details see the Countrystyle Schedule. On with the Show...