East Sussex Federation of Women's Institutes Blog

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...

Open Day at the Keep

Keep eating! Celebrate food through the ages at The Keep’s Open Day- 26 September 2015 The focus of The Keep’s Open Day this year is food! The Lewes Octoberfeast festival which supports creative and sustainable food culture in East Sussex is back for its sixth...

Results of Lady Denman Cup Competition 2015

Title – A President’s Log: Star Date 2115 Imagine what your WI would be like in 2115… WI members were invited to write a futuristic president’s annual report using no more than 500 words. The three winning East Sussex entries sent to the National Competition...

Results of South of England Show

Well done to all those WIs who entered the ‘Centenary Celebrations’ competition at the South of England Show, Ardingly and congratulations to the nine East Sussex WIs who achieved firsts out of the fourteen categories. List of Results showing the first three places in each...

Buckingham Palace Garden Party

Gale force warnings were in place, the rain was torrential. Smart hats and outfits were covered with raincoats and anoraks, shoes had to be changed at the last minute. This was the start of a memorable day for the East Sussex Federation, celebrating 100 years...