Local Areas

Killinchy Women’s Institute – November 2017 news

Our President Lynne welcomed members and visitors to the meeting and reminded everyone of the fire procedure. Apologies: Margaret Brundle, Jackie Bennett, Lynne Dalas New Members: Belle Hanna, proposed by Elsie Strain, seconded...


IVEAGH AUTUMN AREA MEETING

        The Two Pennies This was the title of the true story told by an excellent speaker at the Iveagh Area Autumn Meeting held on 29th September. The speaker, Susie Millar, related the story of how her great-grandfathe...



Pomeroy WI

At October meeting the speaker was Reflexologist Pamela Hamilton who demonstrated her reflexology skills on volunteer Olive Reid The competition was a cushion 1st Ruth Barnes 2nd Margaret Smyth 3rd Alison Gilkinson In October F...


Downpatrick Woman’s Institute – November 2017 news

“Down Memory Lane” was the theme of the November meeting. Ladies shared the stories attached to treasured items, including old photographs, a pianoforte medal, souvenirs, jewelry, figurines and memories of Portaferry. The P...



Tamlaght W.I. Programme 2017 – 2018

14th September 2017 AGM 12th October 2017 Crafts – Valerie Wilson Competition – Make a Bookmark 9th November 2017 VISITOR’S NIGHT Railways – Selwyn Johnston Competition – Railway Memento 14th  Dec...


Lisnaskea W.I. Programme 2017 – 2018

12th September 2017 AGM 10th October 2017 Bring & Buy Sale Sing, Say or Pay 14th November 2017 Fiona’s Fayre – Chocolatier Competition – A Decorated Cupcake 12th December 2017 Christmas Dinner 9th January ...



Irvinestown W.I. Programme 2017 – 2018

11th October 2017 Annual General Meeting 8th November 2017 Pollywogs Competition – A Pretty Ornament 13th December 2017 Visit to Kenwell’s Shop 10th January 2018 Member’s Night – Bring & Buy Sale Com...


Brookeborough W.I. Programme 2017/2018

5th September 2017 AGM 3rd October 2017 Knitting/Crochet/Crafts – Tina McDermott Competition:  Pretty Scarf 7th November 2017 Role of the Pharmacist/Changes – Sandra Barnett Competition:  Health Tip 5th December 2...



Downpatrick Women’s Institute – October News 2017

President Deirdre Ferris welcomed everyone to Visitors’ Night including guests from neighbouring Institutes. The speaker was Rev Stephen Robinson who provided a fascinating account of his sailing tour round Ireland accompanie...


Seaforde Women’s Institute – October 2017 news

President Annabel Cleland welcomed everyone to our October meeting and introduced our speaker Barbara McGarry from the Northern Ireland Group of Flower Arrangement Societies who enthralled us with her experiences exhibiting as ...