Manchester W.I (@ManchesterWI )

Manchester W.I

Bio The WI; 100 years of inspiring women! 4th Tuesday of every month, 7pm @ The Federation. Pop along & find out more about our modern WI #iammcrwi
Location Manchester, United Kingdom
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Account created 26-03-2012 20:15:37
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Android : As we celebrate turning 105 and #WIDay, it's important to recognise that anyone identifying as a woman is able to join the WI and be part of our rich history, and the future of the organisation itself pic.twitter.com/E32XngI4wl

Android : Happy #WIDay!

Today is 105 years since the WI formed in Britain! We are delighted to share a speech from NFWI Chair Lynne Stubbings, discussing the amazing ways which the WI has smashed stereotypes & welcomed challenges throughout our rich history: youtu.be/3coJmhG-FCg

Android : let us know what the WI means to you and what your highlights have been since joining the sisterhood πŸ™Œ

And ICYMI it's always a good time for us to reshare the time we made it into The Guardian πŸ˜‰ Happy WI Day! theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/d…

Android : Today is #WIDay πŸ’œπŸ’š marking 105 years of the Womens Institute! This year may have looked a bit different, but were still here & weve loved looking back on some best bits!

From our biggest ever meeting, to the womens march, all our amazing speakers & new virtual meetings...

Twitter Web App : If you've got a whole bunch of fabric scraps from lockdown crafting then have we got the event for you! Join #CraftClub tomorrow for crumb quilting - sign up via manchesterwi.org.uk/events-1/craft…

Android : Open Kitchen MCR needs you! Were looking for volunteers to help us send out tasty & nutritious meals to people made vulnerable across #GreaterManchester. Come and make some new friends whilst helping the city you love πŸ’š Email info@openkitchenmcr.co.uk to sign up 😁

Android : Wood Street Mission are able to accept deliveries direct from Amazon if you can help by buying something from their wishlist, eg children's toothbrushes, toothpaste, nappies, pyjamas, underwear and socks.

The address is 26 Wood Street, Manchester M3 3EF

amazon.co.uk/hz/wishlist/ls… twitter.com/WoodSt_Mission…

Android : We're delighted to launch the programme of DigiFest 2020. Taking place 4-5 September, we've been so excited to reveal the events lined up.

Browse it here: bit.ly/DigiFest2020

And let us know you're coming, bag a free ticket: bit.ly/GoingToDigiFes…

#mcrhistDigiFest2020

Android : Have you invented a new recipe recently that you love? Would you like to share your recipe on My WI or the WI website for others to try?

Get in touch at a.bentz@nfwi.org.uk with your recipe and photos of the dish for a chance to be featured!

Android : Bookish Broads! Dont forget to register for tonight if you want to join us in a discussion of Nina Stibbes Reasons To Be Cheerful. And bring your suggestions for spy-fi/ sci fi for September! #bookclub #bookishbroads #womensinstitute #manchesterwi

Android : Happy long weekend! (/long year πŸ˜…) It may be a Bank Holiday but craft club will still be having their usual Monday craft and natter this evening. Register here manchesterwi.org.uk/events-1/craft… and bring your latest craft project along!

Android : Join us and Hope Nottingham for a discussion about hunger in the UK, what the causes are, and what we can do about it. All women and WI members are welcome. Please share and send me a message for the Zoom link! πŸ™‚