Annual Meeting

Our May meeting was the annual meeting and there was a good attendance.  Both the resolutions were passed after some discussion; reports and finances were discussed, the committee elected and Carolyn elected as president. The meeting concluded with a short talk by Sarah of Safenet, describing the work they do with the Women’s Refuge. Full […]

2016 Resolutions

Edit to add – both resolutions were passed by the NFWI This year there are two resolutions to be voted on separately  – this means that one, both or neither could be passed at the NFWI AGM in June. There will be time  during May’s meeting to discuss then vote on each separately. Amanda Foley […]

Hatched, Matched and Dispatched!

A report on our April meeting, written by Ros Wilson one of our members. What a very interesting evening. Julianne gave us an insight into her work as a registrar. She explained about registering births for single mothers, unmarried couples, and married couples. She then explained the process of registering a death and how important […]

Lampshades and Zip-Wrangling.

Sharon McGuiness has written this post about a recent LFWI workshop. January 16th found me up at a, quite frankly, unprecedented hour on a Saturday morning and on the M6 heading for a day’s Home Furnishing course at the NW federation offices in Leyland. Thanks to winter finally arriving that morning and having spent rather […]

2016 – Full Steam Ahead.

Lancaster Roses have started 2016 at full speed, with a new location, lots of plans and lots of updates to our website, including this brand new news section, which we hope will be filled with photos and reports from our meetings and reports of WI related things our members are involved in. Any member can […]