Category Archives: fun

Challenged!

Two teams from Avening WI won through to the final of the County quiz, which was held last Friday evening.  We had fun puzzling over the locations of the ten castles, did our best to convince Gill that no, it … Continue reading

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Make mine a lemon ripple, please!

September’s speakers Mark and Sue, from Kelsmor Dairy came to our meeting in their ice cream van.  What fun! Of course, we had business to attend to first.  Maisie was glad to announce the progression of our Skittles team to … Continue reading

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Scone-athon

Avening members are busy making scones for the GFWI Open Garden day when no fewer than 330 visitors are expected in the village. Guess how many scones they’re planning to bake?

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Radio Bristol – controlling the airwaves

We were lucky to visit the BBC studios in Bristol in March – we had an insider view of what goes on behind the scenes. We had the opportunity to have a go at presenting the weather for the day … Continue reading

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Can it be so long?

Oh my, it’s been a while, hasn’t it?  A quiet website means we’ve been out there busy doing and perhaps not taking enough time to share the fun! Fun times like this week, when eight of us got together around … Continue reading

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In the meantime

Whilst some of us have been on holiday, a few Avening friends and their partners went for a walk along the River Severn.  They had a great time, and a couple of them have sent me reports to include in … Continue reading

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Delicious biscuits, Chris!

Gill’s been busy making little books using a quick and simple method, so a few of us gathered at Chris Foster’s home last Monday to give it a go.  Before we could get started though, we simply couldn’t resist the … Continue reading

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