Fundraising for AFRIL food bank

As the food bank is not able to operate as normal given current circumstances, we have contacted the team to ask how we can help. They have suggested making a financial donation, which we hope you will agree is a good way to continue to support this very worthy local cause, particularly in these difficult times… Continue reading

A beginner’s guide to Zoom

During the current crisis, more and more of us are using the video conferencing facility Zoom as a way of keeping in touch with friends and family, exercise classes, meetings and more. This guide is a brief introduction to how to use Zoom to get the best out of it – specifically with our WI… Continue reading

Change of date for April meeting plus a trial Zoom session.

This is normally the point in the month we would be sending you the details for our next monthly WI meeting at Trinity School. Even though we are not able to gather in person for our meeting, we remain undaunted! With the aid of technology we hope to bring this month’s scheduled speaker (the marvellous… Continue reading

Help during COVID-19 crisis

The Hither Green & Lee Ward Mutual Aid Group is a new team of over 300 local residents. These are your neighbours, they live locally. They have volunteered to help people with: shopping prescription collection dog walking friendly phone calls for those in isolation Plus other forms of assistance during the COVID-19 crisis. If you… Continue reading

Love from Denman

Thank you The Denman staff and the Board of Trustees would like to say a very big thank you for all the lovely comments that we have received through email and from our social media pages. It really does make a big difference to staff morale having these comments in this time of uncertainty. We… Continue reading

BBC Looking for some OVER 70s for Virtual exercise class

Dear All,   I really hope you can help me out in this difficult time. My name is Julie Ann and currently I am making some of the programme that the BBC is hoping to air over the coming weeks for a show called “Health Check UK Live”. This will include all the latest health… Continue reading

Dance class tonight 26 March

Fancy a bit of a workout with dance moves in your sitting room?  Download Zoom (free) and join Kerry tonight using the link below.  Class starts at 7.30pm, log in from 7.15pm Contact to get the link for future classes and to make a donation if you are financially able. Cheers, Caroline x  … Continue reading

Watch this space – virtual meetings are us?

You may have heard of some WIs holding virtual meetings using Zoom. We are looking at this at the moment and are having our first virtual committee meeting early next week to try it out. Watch this space! We will be in touch soon via mailchimp and Facebook. Continue reading

Covid-19 symptom tracker app

This has been well circulated but just in case you missed it. Read here and link to download app is at bottom. Continue reading

Lee Green WI March meeting cancelled

With much regret, the Lee Green WI Committee have decided that in light of today’s guidance issued by the Government, we should cancel this Thursday’s meeting.   We are sorry to disappoint everyone at such short notice and have not taken this decision lightly but we are sure you will understand why we feel it would… Continue reading