Fed and Nat Competitions
Great Yorkshire Show 2019
Our theme for 2019 is
Volunteer to help at the show
- Stewarding Volunteer download form here - one form required per volunteer
- Catering Assistant download form here - one form required per volunteer
All WI’s can enter all the classes
Class 1: Parents and Offspring - Size no larger than A4, mounted not framed Max 2 per WI
Class 2:A ‘Selfie’ - A5 mounted not framed Max 2 per WI
Class 1:A Futuristic Design, using fresh flowers and plant material. Accessories allowed. Overall space allowed 2ft square. To be displayed on a covered table which will be provided. Height unlimited Max 3 per WI
Class 1: A Cake including vegetable ingredients (Not decorated) any shape or size. Cake to be NamedMax 3 per WI
Class 2: An item of food incorporating at least one of your '5 a day' - Must provide recipe Max 3 per WI
Class 3:A Trio of Bottles to include:
A fruit cordial with a label indicating the flavour
A flavoured vinegar dressing
A salad dressing
To be displayed on a wooden slice which will be provided approx 32cms diameter
Bottles to be labelled with flavour and date
Max 1 per WI.
Class 1:A travelling jewellery roll or pouch Any medium Max 3 per WI
Class 2:A Venetian style mask Any medium Max 3 per WI.
Class 3:An item made from Single Use Plastic e.g. plastic bottle Max 3 per WI.
NEW FOR 2019 - COLLABORATIVE ENTRY : THE FUTURE OF YOUR WI
*To demonstrate how you see the future of your WI
*Floor Space allowed - One Metre Square
*To be judged from the front
*Accessories allowed including table or backing board, if desired
*Completely free choice of items displayed
*To be Judged on STAGING & INTERPRETATION ONLY
*A certificate will be awarded for best in Class
*There will be a public vote
ENTRIES TO BE MADE SINCE LAST YEAR'S SHOW. NO EXHIBITS FROM PREVIOUS SHOWS. ANY SOILED OR FADED ITEMS WILL NOT BE JUDGED.
Please the schedule for competitions for bit individual and WI combined entries - download a copy here.
Lady Denman Cup 2019
A description of a discovery or invention in the field of science - real or imagined? Using no more than 500 words write a piece of science, fact or fiction describing a breakthrough or a future invention as yet unknown
Download full schedule here or follow this link
Federation entries can be submitted either by hard copy or via email by Friday 2 August 2019.
2019 Not In My Name Competition
A Calligraphy or Word Art Picture in any medium depicting the Not in My Name Campaign to end Violence Against Women
Deadline Friday 13th September 2019
Download a copy of the competition schedule here or
Further Information NFWI-Wales 029 2022 1712 email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nora Worth 2019
This year’s topic is "A Small Textile Wall Hanging" - no larger than A4 - any medium - unframed. The Committee hopes this will inspire you to enter the Wall Hanging and needs to be at Alma House by Friday 16th February 2019 and the winner will be presented at Spring Council with the Norah Worth's special award.
Great Yorkshire Show 2018 Competition Results
Please see this image of the results sheet and follow this link to gallery of entries and winners.
Elizabeth Bell Photographic Competition
A Year in Your WI in Photographs
WI's are invited to submit a selection of 12 photos covering their WI in 2018 - Photographs can be taken monthly throughout the year and need to be submitted by the end of January 2019.
Details of format of submission will be given later.
Contact the NFWI
- Phone: 020 7371 9300
- Open hours: 9am–5pm Mon–Fri
- Address: 104 New Kings Road, London SW6 4LY
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