Local Areas

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,...


CRAFTING DAY

Organised by Sandra Ledlie. Executive Member a Craft Day was organised for 8th February. Approx 100 people gathered at Belmont Hotel Banbridge along with tutors to participate in 6 different crafts or to join the ‘Natters...



Killinchy Women’s Institute – November 2019 news

President Mrs Pamela Shanks welcomed everyone to the meeting in November. The speaker was Rosemary Crawford from Tivola Jewellery. Rosemary gave an interesting talk on where the semi – precious stones came from, what the...


Annalong Women’s Institute September 2019

The AGM of Annalong WI was held on Thursday 5th September, a welcome was extended to everyone in attendance by the outgoing President Olive Hanna and in particular to Edwina Marr and Ann Liggot....



Seaforde Women’s Institute – September 2019

The Annual General Meeting of Seaforde WI was held this month with Sandra Ledlie, Executive Member for Iveagh, and Anne Harnett and Letty Fleming from Waringstown WI as tellers. After voting the committee was announced – Marg...


Ards Peninsula Area One Day School 2019

Ards Peninsula Area One Day School Saturday, 28th September 2019 – 9.30 am – 4.00 pm First Donaghadee Presbyterian Church, High Street, Donaghadee Morning refreshments served from 9.30am Classes commence 10.00 am Lu...



Ceridigion WI Choir

Ceridigion WI Choir The International Sub-Committee presents: Two special concert performances by Ceridigion WI Choir Tuesday 10th September – St John’s Parish Church, Church Hill, Killyleagh BT30 9UT commencing 7.3...


KURLING EVENING

Kurling Evening – The Ards Peninsula Area Group of Women’s Institutes Come along and enjoy an evening of fun and friendship on Saturday 14th September commencing at 7.30pm. Ballyblack Presbyterian Church Hall (Bally...



Annalong Women’s Institute – May 2019 news

The May meeting of Annalong WI got off to a brisk start with members appreciating the dry weather during their walk with a difference  raising funds for ACWW. A walking treasure hunt had been compiled in verse for members to u...


Seaforde Women’s Institute – May news 2019

President Jennifer Heenan welcomed everyone to our penultimate meeting before our summer break. Special welcome to Debbie Wilson, who had come along to do some armchair Yoga. She put us through our paces with a good, but not to...