Local Areas

Seaforde Women’s Institute- February 2019 news

President Jennifer Heenan welcomed everyone, especially visitors Susan McAuley and our Federation Vice Chairman and Executive Member Edwina Marr. She sent good wishes to Doreen Radcliff who is still in hospital and Nan Carson w...


Killinchy Women’s Institute – February News 2019

  Opening Remarks & Health & Safety: – Our President Mrs Pamela Shanks welcomed members reminded members of the fire procedure. Apologies: Margaret Ritchie, Andrea Barkley, Eileen Reid, Violet Marks, Hilary W...



Ballyblack

There was a good attendance at our January meeting. New member welcomed Yvonne D and we have had several new members join over the past months. Speaker: Mrs Carol Walker MBE, Director of the Somme Association who gave a fascina...


Killinchy Women’s Institute- Programme 2019

1st January-No Meeting ———————————– 5th February– Annual WI Quiz followed by a talk by Elaine Hanna on Aloe Vera Competition– A health or beauty tip &#...



Seaforde Women’s Institute – Programme 2019

14th January 2019 Games Night & Beetle Drive Competition: My Favourite calendar Bring Non-Perishable Item for Food Bank   11th February 2019 Charity Auction for ACWW Competition: An International Postage Stamp   1...


Seaforde Women’s Institute – November/December news

In November our meeting took the form of a bus outing to the Secret Garden at Dundonald Nurseries. On arrival we had time to browse the beautiful shopping area and buy some items – the shop had expanded and there was a superb...



Killinchy Women’s Institute – November 2018 news

  Apologies: Violet Marks, Kathleen Gibson, Hilary Watson, Belle Hanna, Elsie Strain, Margaret Brundle, Winnifred Boyd A minutes silence was held for Ena Davidson and past member Pamela Henshall. Two members from the commu...


Seaforde Women’s Institute- October 2018 news/ Office Bearers, 2018/19

Jennifer Heenan President Annabel Cleland Vice-President, Programme Secretary & Magazines Margaret Broome Minute Secretary & PRO Lorraine Bothwell Treasurer Jenifer Robinson Assistant Treasurer & Sales Table Judith ...



Killinchy Women’s Institute – October 2018 news

Pamela introduced our speaker; Mrs. Carol Walker M.B.E. Director of the Somme Museum who showed members slides and gave a very informative talk about Women’s dress and fashion in the early 20th Century. This lead to the Suffr...


IVEAGH AREA AUTUMN MEETING

The Iveagh Area of the Women’s Institute held their autumn meeting in Dromore First Presbyterian Church on Friday 28th September 2018. Around 80 members from the local area were greeted by outgoing chairman Rosemary Harbi...