Local Areas

More New Season Get-Togethers!

Now that restrictions have eased, our WI groups have been taking every opportunity to get together again for social outings, walks and Institute meetings… Ballyblack WI Here are some snapshots of our Ballyblack ladies, wh...


September Season – WI Meetings Resume!

Where there’s a will, there’s a way!   September kicks off our new 2021-22 WI season – and it’s great that many of our groups are now able to hold their official Institute meetings once again!   Meetin...



Meet the new 2021-24 Executive Members!

 Executive Committee 2021-2024     Abercorn Area Baronscourt, Castlederg, Donemana, Leckpatrick, Newtownstewart Joan Beattie —————————————...


Introducing our new Federation Chairman 2021-24!

Checking In With The Chairman… Margaret Broome, Seaforde WI/Quoile Area My name is Margaret Broome and I have been a member of Seaforde WI for 43 years, joining shortly after the birth of my third child. I am married, having ...



🌳Plant a Tree for our Future – Update – Deadline for ordering saplings extended to 24/9/21!

 “Trees are a thing of beauty which enhance our landscape.  They are our legacy for the future” A BIG thank you to all who have taken part in this project so far. To those members and Institutes who have not yet taken par...


WI – Meeting Al Fresco!

WI Friends Reunited! As restrictions eased, our Institute’s moved their meetings outside – enjoying refreshments and WI business al fresco!   Armoy WI The Armoy ladies held their first ever outdoor Committee meetin...



Summer Outings 2021

WI Ladies on Tour! As we stepped into summer, Covid restrictions eased further and some normality returned, meaning many Institutes were able to get together again for fun filled outings.  How wonderful to be able to meet up w...


WI Walkers!

During lockdown, the simple pastime of walking become a national hobby, as transport was shunned and people escaped the confines of their homes for allocated daily exercise.  As restrictions began to ease slightly earlier this...



Covid-19 Guidelines for WI Groups Meeting Again in 2021

Some Institutes are planning a return in September 2021 and the WINI Executive Members are issuing the following guidelines: http://www.wini.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/GuidelinesPDF.pdf


🌳Plant a Tree for our Future

Planting progress… As the Home and Garden Sub-Committee embarks on an exciting new initiative to tackle climate change, we want to say well done to Drumbeg WI and to Betty Lyttle of Portaferry WI – these ladies are ...