Bonfire Night Quiz Results

Many congratulations to all the teams that took part in last Friday’s quiz Oh for Fawkes’ Sake! but especially to Lost & Fined, Ramalamadingdong Featuring Scandilicious and Person Woman, Man, Camera, TV who medalled in 1st, 2nd and 3rd places respectively.   We think that around 130 people took part online which is a record for us! Please find attached the final results table for all the teams.

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Thank you so much for joining the quiz and we really hope you all enjoyed it.   Many thanks as well to those of you who asked for the RNLI link to make a donation and of course to those who have already done so.  Your generosity is very much appreciated.

(Picture shows quiz master Graham relaxing after the show.)

Zoom Talk on Stem Cell Donations – 1st December 2020

As you know the NFWI resolution on Stem Cell Therapy is a major topic for 2020/21. On Tuesday 1st December 2020 at 7.30pm, the West Kent Federation are holding a zoom presentation based upon this theme. Our speaker Sarah Chapman will tell us about her experience as a recipient of stem cell donation following her… Continue reading

October Meeting – Portraying Pregnancy in Art – Rosalind Whyte

Do hope you enjoyed Rosalind Whyte’s talk at our October meeting based on the ‘Portraying Pregnancy’ exhibition that was on earlier this year at the Foundling Museum. A great opportunity to get up close to the pictures on your screen and take a good look. Who could resist Marcus Gheeraerts’s portrait of an unknown lady… Continue reading

Presidents’ Address and Secretary’s Report October 2020

AGM: As you know we have not been able to hold our normal AGM this year and have already sent you details of our finances & accounts.  In order to complete the requirements of the AGM, attached to this message (see highlighted link) is the Presidents’ Address and Secretary’s report, which we hope you will enjoy… Continue reading

Everyone’s favourite pub landlord is hosting a quiz night

Following our August meeting about stem cell donation we’ve spotted this opportunity to have fun whilst raising  awareness.  We know how keen you are on a good quiz and this is a way of raising funds for DKMS and the work they do. Details below. That’s right, Al Murray, or The Pub Landlord as we… Continue reading

The Mystery of the Menopause – Online Meeting and Discussion with Dulwich WI

Dulwich WI are throwing open this meeting and discussion about the ‘mystery of the menopause’ to all WIs. Follow link below for more information and to register for the zoom meeting which is on Monday 14 September. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mystery-of-the-menopause-tickets-119242291905?aff=efbneb&fbclid=IwAR27HfxuhSXySDKhDWaIQTiNK_PkiPO7qMQGtBs86kbez2tD43D6o5ptCd0   Continue reading

August meeting – Stem Cell research – link to recording of meeting

Here is link to an audio recording of our August meeting  on zoom about stem cell donation, one of the campaign resolutions the WI are supporting this year. It was a very personal and moving talk with two speakers – the feedback following their speaker session was excellent – informative, engaging and heartfelt. Mary talks… Continue reading

WI Get on Board Survey

I am writing to share details of a new survey we have launched as part of the WI’s Get on Board campaign. The survey is open to all WI members as well as their friends, families and communities, and will help the NFWI better understand the availability of bus services and how willing and able… Continue reading

The Gay Disney Prince

“Once upon a time in a Kingdom Far Away, there lived a dashing Prince who just happened to be gay! He’d tried dating Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty and Snow White, but deep down in his heart something didn’t feel quite right…” Follow Prince Henry, the only gay in the Kingdom Far Far Away, on his royal… Continue reading

May meeting – Tai Chi – Martin Gatter

Martin Gatter is a senior, international Tai Chi and Kung Fu instructor who would normally be running a range of classes in various locations including Horn Park Club in Eltham Road.  He is also a practitioner at the Complementary Health Centre in Manor Lane. On Thursday 21st May, Martin gave us an introduction via Zoom to Tai Chi,… Continue reading