Diary of Events



Saturday 9th - Trapunto Workshop, WI House, 17 Couch Lane, Devizes SN10 1EB, 10am - 4pm.
Trapunto is a method of quilting that is also called 'stuffed technique'.  A puffy, decorative feature, Trapunto utilises at least two layers of material, the undersize being muslin as the weave is wide enough to 'stuff, producing a raised surface on the quilt.
Please bring a packed lunch.

Thursday  28th Closing date - Elizabeth Bell photographic competition - A Year in your WI
(see details on Competition page)


Tuesday 5th - Sustainable Energy, Social Centre, Bromham SB1 2JB, - 7.30 - 9.30pm
Get Smart with Clean Energy. Juliet Davenport, CEO of Good Energy will be talking about  what's good for people and good for the planet and anything you want to know about smart meters! Members £5.00, non-members £6.00.
Wednesday 20th - Centenary Celebration Lunch, Wellington Barn, Manor Farm, Calstone SN11 8PY, 12 noon - 3.00pm 
Two course lunch with a glass of wine or soft drink (bar available) and coffee, followed by our after lunch speaker/entertainer ANITA HARRIS, actress, singer and entertainer.  Tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served


Tues 23rd - New Speakers Day Upton Lovell Village Hall, BA12 0JL, 10.15am - 3.15pm. Tickets £6.00


Tuesday 7th  May - Skittles Quarter  Finals, Social Centre, Bromham, from 7pm

Friday 10th - Five day holiday - The Historic Houses and Heritage of Lincolnshire
(see Holiday page for details)

Sunday 12th - Treasure Trail Walk around Calne starting at 12 noon.£7.00  for a team of up to five.
Another chance to explore our beautiful County on a Treasure Trail around Calne, with snippets of history. 
Meet outside Calne Library SN11 0JU between 12.30pm and 1.30 pm in teams of no more than five, at least one of whom must be a WI member. Return any time before 3.30 - no extra marks for returning early!

Tuesday 21st May - Skittles Finals, Social Centre, Bromham, from 7pm


Tuesday 11th and 19th - Guided Walk around the Avebury area (approx. 5-6 miles.  Start from Avebury Barn at 1.30pm. Members £10.00, non-members £12.00.

Tuesday 25th - Scrabble League finals - Social Centre, Bromham , start at 7.00pm


Wednesday 10th -  THANKSGIVING SERVICE IN SALISBURY CATHEDRAL, SP1 2EJ 2.30pm - 4.00.  Members tickets £7.00 - non members £8.50

Tuesday 23rd - New Speakers Day, Stanton St Quinton, SN14 6DE 10-15am - 3.15pm. Tickets £6.00


Monday 5th - An Audience with Eric Knowles, Broughton Gifford Village Hall, SN12 8PN 2.00m - 4.00pm. Members £27.00 non members £32.00

Wednesday 7th & Tuesday 13 - Guided Walk in the Stonehenge area (approx 5-6 miles). Start from Larkhill. Members £10.00 non members £12.00 Members £10.00 non members £12.00


Tuesday 3rd - Whist Finals, Social Centre, Bromham

Saturday 29th - CENTENARY PARTY, Supermarine Club, South Marston, Swindon SN3 4BZ.  Members tickets £10.00 - non members £12.00


Thursday 17th - International Day "Colours of Canada" at Market Lavington Village Hall SN10 4DG.  Times and prices to follow.

Thursday 17th October - Five Day Holiday - The Industrial Heritage of the Black Country and Shropshire

Tuesday 29th - Annual Council Meeting, Salisbury City Hall, SP2 7TU 10.30am - 3.30pm. .  Main speaker Dame Stella Rimmington


Thursday 21st - New Speakers Day, Village Hall, Broad Town 10.15am -3.15pm. Tickets £6.00