Local Areas

* * Update from Federation Chairman Collette Craig – Letter from DOH at Stormont * *

Federation Chairman Collette Craig recently wrote to the NI Health Minister, seeking guidance on how the WI should proceed with meetings, etc. as we look to the future amidst the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Collette received the...


Oh The Joy! Meeting Again In Armoy!

Ahoy! It’s the ladies from Armoy! Shout out to the ladies from Armoy Women’s Institute who were recently able to get together for a socially distanced garden party (hats optional!) at the home of President Ruth Rams...



Ballysallagh WI

Good news for Ballysallagh WI – the group received an award of £6,900 from The National Lottery Awards for All to help members come back with confidence and celebrate the Institute’s 70th anniversary next year!


* * UPDATE FROM WI HEADQUARTERS * *

We know that WI members throughout the province have been brilliant at keeping in touch and supporting each other through these uncertain times, and throughout the pandemic many Institutes held virtual meetings via Zoom and uti...



Richhill Reunited – Members Meet Again – Garden Party Style!

With restrictions being eased and rules relaxed as the days go by, it feels great that some form of normality is returning! Here are our Richhill WI Choir ladies, who were recently able to meet outside for a special garden part...



Portaferry 85th Anniversary

Congratulations to Portaferry WI on reaching this marvellous milestone and wishing you many more years of WI fellowship.


* * COVID-19 – UPDATE FROM WI HEADQUARTERS * *

MESSAGE TO OUR LOYAL MEMBERS: Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic WI Headquarters is closed. All 2020 Federation events have been cancelled. We will keep you updated as the situation develops, but right now it is vital that we...



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IVEAGH AREA QUIZ

On 29th February the Area Quiz, hosted by Waringstown, was held in Waringstown Primary School. All Institutes were represented and many members came to support their Quiz team. Following a welcome by Ann Harnett Area President,...