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CENTENARY GARDEN PARTY/FAIR AT FAIRLIGHT HALL. BOOK NOW!!

Saturday 6 July 2019 2-5pm Held at Fairlight Hall, just outside Hastings, the beautiful home of WI member Sarah Kowitz, this is our main celebration for the Federation Centenary It will be unmissable! Find the application form in the Events section. A print application form will be at the back of the next News. Do

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2019 IS THE FEDERATION CENTENARY YEAR!

We have some great events and initiatives planned to commemorate 100 years since the founding of the East Sussex Federation, These will be advertised throughout 2019.  Watch out for more information!  This list should give you a taste of what is happening.  Centenary Craft Day, Crowborough Community Centre, Saturday April 6 This year, the ever-popular

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Two great ‘Mid-Centenary’ events for ESFWI this summer.

This is the famous Flower Carpet in the Grand Place in Brussels, enjoyed by a group of WI members on a Federation trip in August. ‘Mid-Centenary’? Yes – we have two rounds of centenary celebrations here in East Sussex. In 1917 the original Sussex Federation of Womens’ Institutes was founded, and in 1919 that Federation

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Lady Denman Cup 2018 – our East Sussex Winners!

The theme this year was ‘The Day that Changed my Life’. First prize was won by Pauline Cherry, Rodmell and Southease WI. Second was Marina Bridges from Mile Oak WI, and third was Mary Mustin from Buxted WI. Congratulations to the winners and thanks to all that entered! Pauline’s winning piece will be published in

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