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Speaker’s Corner

Our Speaker Co-ordinator Sue, went along to the Lancashire Federation of Women’s Institutes offices in Leyland recently to see the latest batch of speakers audition. Did any of them have the X-Factor? Over to Sue… Well, I’ve had many jobs in my time, (paper girl, leaflet distributor, home help, betting shop runner … all these more »

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Gardening Handy Tips and Hints

Thanks to everyone who contributed their gardening hints and tips at the last meeting. We hope you will find them useful! Rather than planting bulbs directly in the ground place them in a plastic pot first and then bury the pot. 3 benefits: 1 – bulbs can easily be lifted out of the ground without more »

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Crafting for Charity

In the last meeting we talked about the possibility of WISH becoming involved in Project Linus and the ‘Dress a girl around the world’ appeal. Project Linus is a volunteer organisation providing handmade patchwork quilts and knitted/crocheted blankets for sick or traumatised babies, children and teenagers. You can read more about the organisation here The more »

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Silk Painting With Sue

We are happy to announce that there are a couple of extra places available on the popular Silk Painting sessions with Sue B. The details of the 2 sessions are as follows (both sessions need to be attended): Dates: Monday 21st and Monday 28th May 2012 Time: 7.30PM – Approx. 9.30PM Venue: St Mary’s Lowe more »

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