Entries by Chesterdevaswi

Annual General Meeting

Our next event is on Thursday 9th November and it’s our official Annual General Meeting. Yes, its been a whole year since the last one. Doesn’t time fly when you are having fun! Tracey Thomas is happy to stand as President again and Helen Tandy is also happy to stand for Treasurer again but if you […]

Fashion and Fizz -October 2017

A big thank you to everyone who supported the fashion and fizz fundraising event. We are very pleased to say we raised £419.85 which will go towards keeping our group going next year! It was great to see such support from our neighbouring WI groups who attended on mass, alongside family, friends and our very own […]

Fashion and Fizz – Our annual fundraiser

FUND RAISER – We’ve been thinking long and hard about what to do as our main fundraising event and this year it’s all about fashion darling! Fashion show by Simmi of Mold Tickets are £5 each which includes a drink upon arrival 7.30pm-9.30pm Stanley Palace, Watergate Street, Chester, CH1 2LF Simmi was established in North […]

Chester Devas do Chester Pride

Two of our ladies, who also volunteer with Chester and District Friends of the Earth, were at Chester Pride on Saturday 19th August. Our very own Cheshire Federation of WI’s also had a stall there for the first time ……… they plan to have one next year as well.

Moonlight flicks – 16th August

An evening at the Moonlight flicks in Chester Roman Gardens for a few of our Pretty ladies ….. watching Pretty Women. Do you fancy coming to a few of these socials we put on? Then sign up to become a member (details are here: http://www.chesterdevaswi.org.uk/aboutus/membership/). That way you can join us at our regular fun […]

An Evening with the Bees – August 2017

What a lovely evening picnic with fizz, flowers and bees. Thanks to Helen Tandy for a lovely tour of the wild gardens around the Water Tower Gardens on Tower Road. Who knew we had such a lovely wildlife friendly gardens in the centre of Chester Helen’s talk on bees and how we can help them with […]

Fashion and Fizz – Our annual fundraiser

FUND RAISER – We’ve been thinking long and hard about what to do as our main fundraising event and this year it’s all about fashion darling! Fashion show by Simmi of Mold. This event replaces our usual October meeting (it’s on the same day though!). All tickets (for members and guests) are £5.00 including a […]

Inside the Lord Mayor’s Palour – July 2017

Fantastic evening hearing about Jill Houlbrook’s, Lord Mayor for Chester, and Chairman of Cheshire West and Chester Council from 2013 to 2014, journey ‘Inside the Lord Mayor’s Parlour’. We’ll see everyone at our next meeting on August 10th. Remember folks, we will beat the Water Tower Gardens, (Tower Road, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2HS) at the wildlife friendly gardens […]

2017 NFWI Annual Meeting

The 2017 Annual Meeting was held at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on Wednesday 7 June. The meeting was attended by approximately 4,300 members and guests. Guest speakers Jo Fairley, author and co-founder of Green & Black’s Organic Chocolate and Susie Dent, author and resident dictionary expert on Channel 4’s Countdown delivered inspiring and engaging […]