Over the last year I have enjoyed being a member of the WI and at the start of the year I decided to move over to Manchester WI. One of the first events I went to was a mad hatters tea party, held in aid of Oxfam and also International Woman’s Day. Read the rest of this entry
In my last handmade Monday post I mentioned about my entry for this years WI county Show in Lancashire. Well last Wednesday I made my way up to the Show, being held at Garstang Golf Club, to see how my postcard had faired against the other entries.
Last week myself and a friend were supporting our other halves at a cycling event at the Manchester Velodrome. With 2 hours to kill we decided it was the perfect opportunity to start our WI secret knitting project.
I joined my ‘local’ Women’s Institute at the beginning of the year, deciding to go a bit further afield to St Helens rather than join the Warrington group. This was mainly because St Helens was a new group just starting out and the shy person in me liked the idea of not having to infiltrate groups that had known each other for years! Read the rest of this entry