e group meets on the second ursday of each month, except August, in the Community Centre, Cli on Avenue, Billingham at 7pm. September 14th is Open Night, when anyone – including men – is welcome to attend. John Ivison will give a talk about the iconic Transporter Bridge – the only working bridge of this kind. e competition is a local photograph and there will be a Faith Supper.
On September 28th, the ladies will visit the Dorman Long Museum for a guided tour of the Dresser Gallery, followed by refreshments in the Dresser café.
In October, the WI will be celebrating 50 years with entertainment by Del Ray and the following week, there will be a Party in the Golf Club with entertainment by Martin Dack. Guests will include some Founder Members and representatives from neighbouring Institutes. President Margaret Pringle has been collating a scrapbook and a number of members have produced a new tablecloth to mark the occasion.
New members and guests are always very welcome – telephone the Secretary Rosie on 07948 617209 for more information.