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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...


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...



City of Belfast Autumn Flower Show

The theme for WI this year was ‘Season of Mists and Mellow Fruitfulness’ Pomeroy WI entered a table and we were delighted to be placed 3rd overall. photo attached


Seaforde outing to Lissan House -June 2017

In June a party of Seaforde ladies and friends visited Lissan House in Cookstown. A lovely old house with a rich history, we were shown around by Jane, a very informative, interesting and amusing guide, who had known the previo...



Gosford Area at Newry Show

Congratulations to Olive Cornett, Glenanne W.I. who won the Bank of Ireland Salver for most points in art section. Also Ann Eccleson Jerrettspass W.I. who received the Countess of Kilmorey cup for most points in Needlework craf...


Gosford Area Meeting

A very successful Spring Area meeting was held in Armagh. Chairperson Sylvia Gillow welcomed everyone from the 12 Institutes in the Area. After all the reports the prizes were presented By Executive member Carole Baird the Rose...



Downpatrick Women’s Institute – June 2017 news

  On a pleasant June day ladies from Downpatrick and Ardglass Institutes travelled by coach to Malahide in county Dublin to visit the historic castle and gardens. The very enjoyable outing was carefully planned by social s...


Killinchy Women’s Institute – June 2017 news

On Saturday 2nd June we held our annual outing .We visited Mountstewart House and Gardens. The weather was kind to us and we were able to view the newly restored entrance hall as well as the rest of the house. Many of us had a ...



Muckamore WI

President Florence McFarland welcomed everyone to the April meeting. The speaker for the evening was Trevor Woods from Mount Ida Pottery who delivered a hilarious and informative demonstration. Two members, Iris and Colette, en...


Annalong Women’s Institute – 80th Anniversary Celebrations – April 2017

ANNALONG W.I. 80th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION DINNER  On April 6th in the picturesque setting of The Burrendale Hotel & Country Club Newcastle, Annalong Women’s Institute held their 80th Anniversary Celebration Dinner. The ...