Author Archives: Lee Green WI

Quiz Night with Graham Hooper!

Many thanks to all of you who came along to the quiz night on Friday and congratulations to the TGI Friday team, who won with an impressive 74 points. The scores for the rest of the teams were as follows: 2nd Spectre vs Rector (73 – won in tie-break) 3rd Bollocks to Brexit (73) 4th… Continue reading

Bake Off Jane Beedle

We are delighted to announce we have just confirmed Great British Bake Off 2016 finalist, Jane Beedle as our guest speaker for November. She will tell us about how she came to appear on GBBO and life before and since. We are hoping there will be time for a quick icing demo and perhaps she… Continue reading

Happy New Year!

We hope all our members had fantastic break. We will be back on Thursday 18th January (please don’t be confused by date on image!) with a beginners session of Iyengar Yoga with senior teacher Wendy McGuire . In the meantime, we have almost completed our programme for 2018 meetings, please see our website events page for… Continue reading

Carolyn’s Christmas Fizz

    1. Bellini Cocktail The Bellini was invented sometime between 1934 and 1948 by Giuseppe Cipriani, founder of Harry’s Bar in Venice, Italy. He named the drink the Bellini because its unique pink colour reminded him of the toga of a saint in a painting by 15th-century Venetian artist Giovanni Bellini. The classic recipe is 2 parts Prosecco – or any… Continue reading

Prepping the wreaths!

Busy preparing the rings ahead of our wreath making workshop at our December meeting this Thursday. Our committee meeting became a moss party- we also sampled the Bellini cocktail we will be serving to make sure everything is just so! Please remember to bring your pinny, secateurs (or scissors), gloves plus any foliage to personalise… Continue reading