East Sussex Federation of Women's Institutes Blog

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...

Ardingly Autumn Show

The Ardingly Autumn Show and Game Fair will be held on 3rd & 4th October 2015. The title of the classes this year is PARTY TIME and amongst several other classes they include Chocolate truffles, a decorated Gingerbread House, a Birthday Card and unusually an...

NFWI 2015 Centenary Annual Meeting

NFWI are delighted to confirm that we will be able to welcome HM The Queen and HRH The Princess Royal at the 2015 Centenary Annual Meeting. This was announced on the official website of the British Monarchy in the Royal Diary on 9 April 2015...