Issue 03: October 2020

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We're celebrating Black History Month!
October is here which means it's Black History Month! We’ve added a new blog celebrating inspiring Black women throughout history and the present day, all of whom have made an incredible impact on society.

Read the blog here. 
"Let me tell you about the WI..."

All things to all women, the WI is everything you want it to be and more. Seven members share stories of finding their home in the WI.

Peek inside the October issue of WI Life magazine.

What's next for our #EndPlasticSoup campaign?
It's been three years since we launched our #EndPlasticSoup campaign exploring the scale of microplastic fibre pollution. As our next step, we've just established an APPG alongside Alberto Costa MP, which will focus on this issue.

If you'd like to ask your MP to become a member,
find out more here.
WI Spotlight: Guernsey Pride

With no restrictions on large gatherings in Guernsey, WIs were delighted to celebrate Guernsey Pride in September! Guernsey Federation had a fabulous time at the event, in which they had a stand promoting WI membership and campaigns.
Try a Denman at Home course this October!
Coming up this month we've got autumnal baking, talks on poetry, seasonal craft projects and vegetarian cook-alongs plus much more! Don't miss out on the array of fabulous courses with our expert tutors, all starting from £5. 

Browse the courses here.
Seasonal Recipe
We've added new seasonal recipes to our website! Why not try this delicious toffee apple crumble ‘poke’ cake - as featured on Kelly's special WI Day Denman at Home course.

Click here to find the recipe.
Get Creative!

Create your own brooches and hair clips out of oven-baked clay, to accessorize your outfit.

Click here to find the project
The WI turned 105 years old in September! To celebrate #WIDay, we put together a video looking back at some of our most memorable moments, showing that the WI is so much more than you think it is...
Are you interested in joining the WI? Forge friendships, learn new skills, have your voice heard and make a difference in your community. WI members are entitled to a great range of benefits. 
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