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Spring Council Meeting 2019
to be held on Saturday 27 April
The Riviera Centre, Torquay

Christina Lamb OBE

Our guest speaker this year will be Christina Lamb who is one of Britain’s leading foreign correspondents and a bestselling author. She was recently presented the Sue Lloyd-Roberts/UNHCR (the UN Refugee Agency) award for her writing on refugees; in 2016 she won the Foreign Press Association award for Feature of the Year for reporting on the Chibok girls in Nigeria and in 2015 Amnesty International’s Newspaper Journalist of the Year for reporting from inside Libyan detention centres. She has written eight books including the bestselling The Africa House and I Am Malala and is a patron of Afghan Connection and on the board of the Institute of War and Peace Reporting.

TICKET INFORMATION
The Delegate’s Ticket is FREE - Every WI should send a Delegate.
WI Member tickets £14.00 each Non-Members: £15.50
A pre-booked two course lunch is available at £12.50 in the Arena Balcony
(Lunch options will be: Moroccan Lamb, Pork & Cider Casserole or Veg Stroganoff.
Lemon Tart or Tropical Fruit Salad for dessert – choose on the day)
Light lunches will also be available as CASH SALES in the Arena Ground Floor, Rosetor and the Aqua Lounge:

ONLY FOOD PURCHASED AT THE RIVIERA CENTRE
CAN BE CONSUMED ON THE PREMISES

N.B:  If you have a member with a mobility problem, you must
reserve a seat for her and one companion, by contacting
the Federation office in advance

Parking: Conference Parking Permits to be purchased from
the Riviera Centre Reception (tickets cost more from machine).    
Parking is very limited so please use coaches, train or share travelling.

If your WI is intending to organise a coach, please provide details on the reverse of the application form
Click here for a copy of the application form 

CLOSING DATE:  Friday 22 March 2019