Posted by: braddenvillage | October 11, 2016

Women’s Institute – Inaugural meeting – Thursday 27.10.2016 – 7.30pm

Women’s Institute Meeting

Inaugural Meeting at Bradden Village Hall

Thursday 27th October 2016 – 7.30pm

The Women’s Institute (WI) was formed in 1915 to revitalise rural communities and encourage women to become more involved in producing food during the First World War. Since then the organisation’s aims have broadened and the WI is now the largest voluntary women’s organisation in the UK. The WI celebrated its centenary in 2015 and currently has almost 220,000 members in approximately 6,300 WIs.

The WI plays a unique role in providing women with educational opportunities and the chance to build new skills, to take part in a wide variety of activities and to campaign on issues that matter to them and their communities.


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  1. Thanks for this Karen and all your back ground work, let’s hope for a good turn out.

    Carol

    Sent from my iPad


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