We love a day out and today’s expedition took us to Coventry. A really interesting tour of Coventry with our own guide Roger, who had a wealth of knowledge. Fascinating!We’re going to tackle Oxford next.
We enjoyed a fantastic workshop yesterday with Rachel who showed us how to willow weave obelisks for our gardens. It was such a success we hope to put another workshop on before Christmas, watch this space!
Hello and welcome to our latest newsletter. Well we have been having some mixed weather with some very hot sun and some very cold wind and rain. Just more typical British weather I guess. Unfortunately the weather was not kind to our Craft and Laugh Group on Wednesday when we were setting up our “Show… Continue reading June 2019 Newsletter
Our craft and laugh group have created their own garden as it’s NGS open gardens this weekend. It might not be on the official list of open gardens, but it’s worth viewing. We have created flowers, vegetables, animals along with garden buildings and accruements. The rain and cold didn’t dampen our spirits, and we’re looking… Continue reading Craft and Laugh
Today 18 of us visited Ettington Recycling centre, where we heard how it started, what they do and what we can all do to help a growing problem. Fascinating talk and tour. See below for ideas and tips to help reduce our waste going to landfill. We did of course stop off on the way… Continue reading Ettington Recycling Centre
Following our Resolution Meeting we had a little fun time with guessing which member “belonged to” which photograph. Some photos were of babies, some were bad hair days, and others were of our older members in their much younger days. We also had a table showcasing the work of our Craft and Laugh Group. They… Continue reading Getting To Know You
We would like to organise a theatre trip as they’ve been very popular previously. Listed below are a selection of possible options. Please tick any that you would like to see and we will hopefully organise one of the most popular choices. Les Miserables – London August- November The Best of The Eagles – Leamington… Continue reading Theatre trip
By: Jacqueline Franklin, Tysoe WI, Warwickshire Federation Member Jacqueline shares her tips for spring sowing and eco-friendly planting ideas, as well as her favourite summer flower varieties. With the longer days, lighter nights and, hopefully, warmer days of spring, thoughts turn to planning your garden for the summer. It pays to do your research. A… Continue reading When Thoughts Turn to Spring Sowing and Summer Flowers