Local Areas

🌳Plant a Tree for our Future – Hillsborough WI

Planting progress… The Hillsborough WI ladies had had the honour of being asked by the Royal Palaces to plant 50 native trees as part of the Queen’s green canopy – and were finally able to do this on Friday 18th March...


🌳Plant a Tree for our Future – Glenanne WI

Planting progress… Well done to our Glenanne girls who are already on the ball with their tree planting! Members of Glenanne WI donated their trees to ‘The Glen’, a volunteer project in their local area which ...



🌳🌱Plant a Tree for our Future – *Saplings have arrived! 💚

Woohooo, the saplings have arrived at the various distribution points and are ready to be planted! Pictured above are 3 of our Executive Members – Rosemary Savage (Roe Valley Area), Joan Beattie (Abercorn Area) and Teresa...


🌳Plant a Tree for our Future – Portrush WI

Planting progress… With the help of council staff, members of the Portrush Institute recently planted 4 trees in Antrim Gardens, Portrush, as part of the Home and Garden Sub-Committee’s climate change initiative to ‘...



🎈Celebrating Milestone Institute Anniversaries!

The Federation of Women’s Institutes of Northern Ireland is celebrating 90 years in 2022!  Here, we share some of the Institutes that have also reached a special milestone mark!  Some Institutes were unable to celebrate...


Ladies Who Lunch

In keeping with Covid restrictions, some of our Institutes have sought alternative ways and times to meet, seizing the opportunity to get together for lunches, brunches and dinner dates!         Cullybackey ...



WI 2022 – Celebrating 90 Years – Looking to the Future, Inspired by WI Ladies of the Past

The Federation of the Women’s Institutes of Northern Ireland will celebrate 90 years of WI in Northern Ireland later in this year. The story of the Women’s Institute began at Stoney Creek, Ontario in Canada back in February...


WI Life – Institute News Reports (*New Year)

  “The New Year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written.” (Melody Beattie)   Snapshots of WI Life!   Now that some form of normality has returned and Institutes are holding official, face-to-fac...



Homecraft Weekend 2022 – ***CANCELLED! X

Hi ladies, some disappointing news… Unfortunately, the Homecraft Sub-Committee has had to take the difficult decision to CANCEL the Homecraft Weekend, which had been planned for 1st-3rd April 2022. This was a tough call to ma...


🌳🌱Plant a Tree for our Future – *ORDER UPDATE❗️📌

  …Below is a message from the Home and Garden Sub-Committee. (We will share any further developments online – and via your Executive Member – when we find out more. Thank you for your patience!) 🌳Kee...