Programme for late 2017

Meetings in bold are held at 7.30pm in Radwinter Village Hall,

unless otherwise stated.

Thur 3rd August – Book group – discussion “Chrome Yellow” by Aldous Huxley – 7.30pm, Member’s home.

Wed 9th August – (ticketed) coach trip to Burghley House departing from Sewards End.

Fri 18th August – Walking Group – meet at Lych Gate at 11am.


26 – 28 August – (Village event) Quilt Show in Radwinter Church.

Mon 28th August – 2pm - WI Teas served at Radwinter Garden Show, Village Hall.


Wed 30th August – Making a stand for Chelsea – Dr Tim Wreghitt OBE


Thur 7th September – Book group, 7.30pm, Member’s home.

Fri 15th September (provisional date) – Walking Group – details from Committee


Thur 21 September – Oak Group Meeting in Thaxted Church. Five WI’s join to hear speaker Steve Scruton talk about his life as a BBC Essex radio presenter. Ticketed event.


Wed 27th September – Hands on demonstration of card & badge making – Helen Wiseman


Thur 5th October – Book group, 7.30pm, Member’s home.

Fri 13th October (provisional date) – Walking Group – details from Committee


Fri 13 th October – Autumn County Meeting, Grays Civic Hall (ticketed event)

Doors open 9.45 for 11am – 3.30pm (approx)

                            Speaker: Steve Scruton. Entertainment: The West End Jersey Boys.


Sat 14th Oct –  Jumble Sale, 2pm, Radwinter Village Hall


Sun 15th October – 2pm - Saffron Song Fest – WI Choirs event in aid of ACWW at Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden. Ticketed event. Also International Day of Rural Women.


Wed 25th October – Experiences of Hong Kong – Suzanne Walker


Thur 2nd November – Book group, 7.30pm, Member’s home.


Sat 11 Nov – (village) Lord Mayor’s Show trip, booking necessary.


Fri 17th November (provisional date) – Walking Group – details from Committee


Wed 29th November – Spooky tales – local storyteller Janina Vigurs

Christmas tasting session, and bring and share social