We celebrated our 5th birthday with special guest Joanne Croxford. Joanne, ( member of several WIs ,and original member and former president of Cambridge Blue Belles spoke to members about her incredible journey fighting drug and drink addiction, whilst working in the music industry. Joanne captivated all the members, with her honest and humbling story, plus details her new WI initiative, to support women at Step2Recovery. There were a number of members who were interested in this initiative. If you are , please contact Joanne at
We had our usual suffragette cocktails lots of delicious food, plus four birthday cakes.
(Thanks to those who baked such delicious cakes ).There were fantastic raffle prizes,
a FGWI pendant, Marks &Spencers goodie bag, a Neals Yard and WI goodie bag.
Congratulations to our winners.
Rachel Emerson won the birthday draw for a craft weekend in Denman. Well done Rachel, plus some of the original committee from October 2011 joined in the celebrations.
All in all a great evening.