Event Reports

Autumn Council Meeting 2021

ACM Here are some snapshots from the Autumn Council Meeting, held on Saturday (23rd October) in the Drummond Hotel, Ballykelly. The guest speaker was Joe Mahon of UTV fame.  Several awards were presented from Federation compet...


More WIs Walk in Support of ACWW’s ‘Women Walk the World’ Campaign!

Women Walking Worldwide In Aid Of ACWW! The ACWW sponsored walks usually take place worldwide in April each year, however, due to the Covid-19 pandemic walks had to be postponed, but have since been taking place in various mont...



Dorman Trophy Winner 2021 – Kathleen Gallagher, Culmore WI

Congratulations to Kathleen Gallagher of Culmore WI – winner of the Dorman Trophy 2021!   This Federation award is presented annually for ‘the best original article written by a WI member published in the Ulster Co...


International Sub-Committee – Evelyn Lord Award 2021

Congratulations to Ann Eccleston of Jerrettspass WI! Each year the International Sub-Committee presents the Evelyn Lord award to a WI member who has contributed greatly to an international cause or carried out impressive work a...



Photographic Competition 2021 – ‘Spectacular Skies’

 The title for the Magazine and Leisure Sub-Committee’s annual Photographic Competition this year was ‘Spectacular Skies’ and entrants were tasked with capturing an original image in keeping with the theme. There were lo...


Scrapbook Competition 2021

We can now reveal the winners of the SCRAPBOOK COMPETITION 2021! Drumroll please…… OPEN: 1st Maghaberry WI 2nd Broughshane WI NOVICE: 1st Donaghadee WI 2nd Gracehill & Galgorm WI FRONT COVER: 1st Broughshane WI ...



Mary Boyd Competition 2021 – ‘A Woman In Action’

We can now reveal the winners of the Mary Boyd Competition 2021… The Mary Boyd theme changes each year – this year it was a photographic challenge and entrants were tasked with capturing an original image depicting ...


Annual General Meeting 2021

An AGM With A Difference! As Covid regulations eased at the start of summer, we were able to hold the AGM – in the Europa Hotel, Belfast on Thursday 10th June 2021.  In keeping with Government guidelines, it was a greatl...



Home and Garden Sub-Committee – Christmas Competition 2020

 Unfortunately, the annual Home and Garden Christmas Event could not go ahead in 2020 due to the ongoing pandemic and the tightening of Government guidelines. However, that did not stop the Home and Garden ladies from organisi...


WI Members Support ACWW’s ‘Women Walk the World’ Campaign

Women Walking Worldwide In Aid Of ACWW! The ACWW sponsored walks usually take place worldwide in April each year, however, this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, walks were postponed until dates around 15th October 2020 onward...