East Sussex Federation of Women's Institutes Blog

NFWI Annual Meeting Resolution

The 2015 Resolution which received the greatest number of votes is: Failing to care – assessment of need in long term care This meeting calls on HM government to remove the distinction between nursing care and personal care in the assessment of the needs of...

Federation Annual Meeting 2015

The FEDERATION ANNUAL MEETING was held on Wednesday 25 March 2015 at the Winter Gardens, Eastbourne. Members enjoyed listening to two speakers: MARK STACEY, Antiques expert, and TV personality (Flog It, Antiques Road Trip), and also MARY GWYNN, East Sussex WI member, cookery writer, columnist...

Centenary Baton in East Sussex

The Centenary Baton hs been in East Sussex. Kathryn Hutson, County Chairman, accompanied by three members from the Board of Trustees, travelled on a bright but chilly day to New Romney. After a short trip on the steam driven Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway from...

South of England Show June 2015

‘Centenary Celebrations’ is the theme for this year’s entries at the South of England Show to be held at Ardingly on 11th, 12th & 13th June 2015. There is a great variety of classes and for full details see the ‘Centenary Celebrations’ Schedule.

Federation Visit to Denman College 2015

PLEASE NOTE The closing date to apply to go on the Federation Visit 11-13 September has been extended to 31 March 2015. Also, the course ‘Do Ahead Dinners’ has been replaced with a Bakery Masterclass – details below. Anyone wishing to apply for this course...

National Winner of Lady Denman Cup Competition 2014

Congratulations go to Stephanie Gaunt from Hastings Ore WI, who as this year’s winner of the East Sussex stage of the Lady Denman Cup, has gone on to win the National Final and will be invited to receive the Lady Denman Cup at the 2015...