News

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...


Quoile Area Spring Meeting 2019

Quoile Area Spring Meeting The Spring Area Meeting was held on 30th April 2019 in Seaforde Young Farmers Hall We were given a very warm welcome from our hosts Seaforde. W.I. Area Chairman Mrs Nora Lennon, President of Crossgar,...



Killinchy Women’s Institute – May 2019 news

Pam introduced our Guest speaker for the evening, Clive O’Neill. Clive who is President of Chamber Trade gave us an insight of his life as a market trader which he has been doing for 40 years. His business as a greengrocer st...


Seaforde Women’s Institute – March 2019 news

Flower Arranging at Seaforde W.I. President Jennifer Heenan welcomed everyone to the March meeting on a very wet and blustery night. Seaforde member Lorraine Bothwell was the demonstrator for the night and gave members one to o...



Killinchy Women’s Institute – March 2019 news

Pamela introduced our Guest speakers for the evening, Damian Tomalty and his wife Jackie who run Castlescreen Farm, rearing Dexter Beef. A selection of products, sausages, bacon, vegetable roll and pork where cooked on the prem...


Portaferry

Federation Vice Chairman/Quoile Area Executive Member, Edwina chaired the AGM in October, assisted by teller Anne L. Sandra M was re-elected as President for another term in office. In November, the ladies welcomed guest speake...



Donaghadee

Federation Treasurer/Ards Peninsula Area Executive Member, Pamela B chaired the AGM in September, assisted by tellers Angela and Joy. Audrey H was re-elected as President. The institute were congratulated on being Highly Commen...


Ballywalter

January meeting Speaker:  Mr John Grace Topic: The Mountstewart Family Competition:  unusual piece of jewellery Next meeting: February 7 Speaker: Mr David Eccles, His time on the Sea Competition: Nautical Item



Ballyholme

The new WI season kicked off in September, with the group enjoying a fun night of lively games.  It was great to renew friendships after the summer break, and the sound of laughter filled the room throughout the evening. At th...


Ballygrainey

President Joyce welcomed members to the first meeting of 2019 which was Members’ Night. Dorothy H will represent the Institute at the Joint Area Bowls competition with Scrabo Area on Saturday, 9 February at St Gall’...