Creative Stitch online show

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The Creative Stitchers have been unable to hold their usual display of work this year, so instead they have been – well, creative – and made a series of videos to showcase what they have been doing. You can find the links to the videos here.

Plant a Tree in 2020


The cost of this planting programme will be covered by the Federation… all we are asking for is your WI members commitment to the environment and climate change. …read more

NFWI Guidelines for resuming meetings

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NFWI have issued guidelines and a risk assessment form template for WIs considering starting meetings again. These can be found on MyWI but you can access the guidelines here and the risk assessment form here.

These were issued in July, so please check on MyWI for further updates.

Ancestral Tales Competition

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The competition “Ancestral Tales” is an opportunity for Suffolk East WI members (and Suffolk West WI members) to write about anyone (in Suffolk or elsewhere) from their family tree who led an interesting, or even notorious life. Perhaps this family member has inspired you to research further and could encourage others to start similar research into their family tree. …read more

SEFWI update on Covid-19


Many events have had to be cancelled but we are still planning for when we can get together again. Please book for advertised events confident that there will be no financial commitment until things are certain. This will help ensure that there are things to look forward to at the end of the tunnel. …read more



MyWI, the members only website, has lots to read and plenty of ideas for things to do, including plans for a virtual summer celebration on June 27th. You can find MyWI here.

If you haven’t logged in to MyWI before you will need to register. It’s a fairly straightforward process, so long as your email is on the MCS system. If it’s not, either contact your WI MCS rep to add it or contact Gill Denny ( to do so.