Cake and Revolution WI

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Founded on September 15th 2016, Cake and Revolution WI is currently the Largest WI in the Suffolk East Federation!

This is a Brand New WI Group for Ipswich with a mission to bring all that the WI should be & More, but to make it accessible and relevant to the Modern Woman.. all in the hope that we can strive to make a difference in our local Community!

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Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at Manor Social Club and Ballroom, starting at 7.30pm.

We have a Public Page as well as a C&R Members Only page on Facebook, we can be found on Instagram and Twitter too…

Our Website is

Founded in 2016, Cake and Revolution WI has around 100 members. Meetings are normally held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at Manor Social Club and Ballroom, starting at 7.30pm. We are currently at maximum capacity and have a waiting list for new members, please contact the office for further information.

Location & Map

Meeting Address: Manor Social Club and Ballroom IP4 2BP

GPS Coordinates: 52.058583, 1.158727

Diary Dates

Event Summary Date Venue Price
Conservation... For National Gardening Week we will be welcoming the Greenways Project & Ipswich Wildlife Group who will talk to us about conservation and guide us through making our own Bug Hotels. Thursday 19th April 2018 @ 7.30pm Manor Ballroom
Resolutions May is our Resolutions Meeting where we have speakers in to talk about the Shortlisted Resolutions for 2018 that are available for our votes. we will couple this with a fun-packed Members' Night Quiz. Thursday 17th May 2018 @ 7.30pm Manor Ballroom
Sustainable Fashion... We welcome our own Jo Salter of "Where Does it Come From?" to talk to us about Sustainable & Ethical Fashion. Thursday 21st June 2018 @ 7.30pm Manor Ballroom
Inspirational Women Join us for our Inspirational Women Evening when we will be hearing from 2 of our very own members...Sue Hall and Vimmi Hayes. Thursday 19th July 2018 @ 7.30pm Manor Ballroom
Tents and Tonic 2018 After the success of last year we will again be holding the Tents and Tonic Members' Camping Trip at Hallowtrees. Date TBA Friday 17th August 2018 - Sunday 19th August 2018
Our Birthday Party Come & Celebrate our 2nd Birthday together in style. We'll have Fun and Entertainment...There'll be Cake...Music...the Raffle..You'd be a fool to miss it! Thursday 20th September 2018 @ 7.30pm Manor Ballroom
Federation Centenary To mark 100 Years of SEFWI we will be welcoming a VERY special speaker...The Wonderful Jane Robinson Author of "A Force to be Reckoned With: A History of the WI". Guest tickets available on request. Thursday 18th October 2018 @ 7.30pm Manor Ballroom
Our Annual Meeting... Join us for a look back over the year so far, with a glimpse of what is still to come...As well as our Committee & Presidential Elections, we will have a Fantastic Speaker along to delight us. Friday 16th November 2018 @ 7.30pm Manor Ballroom
Christmas Party It's "Old Family Recipes" Night! Members will be invited to bring along a tasty family dish and Recipe Card to share with us all...There's sure to be Lots of Food & Festive Delight! Friday 21st December 2018 @ 7.30pm Manor Ballroom

Cake and Revolution WI's Additional Activities

Walking Group ~ Book Group ~ The History Girls ~ Theatre Club ~ Gardening Group ~ The Out of the Box Group ~ Games Club ~ Knitting and Crochet Group

Images and Galleries from Cake and Revolution WI

  • Hooray! Cake & Revolution WI Officially Formed!
  • Comp Winner   The Lovely Annie
  • proposed sub-groups and clubs
  • Stroll Workshop1

Further Information

Cake and Revolution WI has its own website, which can be found here.

Cake and Revolution WI on Facebook

Cake and Revolution WI's Twitter

Cake and Revolution WI on Instagram

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