Monthly Archives: March 2015

Annual GFWI Conference at Cheltenham Town Hall – Wednesday 18th March

Six members from Avening WI attended the conference together with Di Wall who was our delegate. Here is her report: The singing of “Jerusalem” by hundreds of women’s voices always makes the hairs stand up on my neck – and … Continue reading

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The Centenary Baton – Sunday 22nd March 2015 and Monday 23rd March

Sunday, 22nd March The Baton finally arrived in Avening at 5.30pm in an all electric car from Brimscombe and Thrupp WI. It was accompanied by various members of the WI including the oldest member from Bisley WI and the oldest … Continue reading

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News and Views – March 2015

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Centenary Baton

Today, Sunday 22nd March, is a very exciting day. The Centenary baton is arriving in Avening. Having travelled round Gloucestershire all this week it is due to arrive at the Social Club any time between 5.00 and 6.00pm. We will … Continue reading

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February Meeting

The speaker at our February meeting was Neil Alcock, a potter who has a studio at Winchcombe. He brought with him a wheel and some clay together with some ready made examples of his work. As he worked with the … Continue reading

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