ULLESTHORPE WI

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We normally meet in the Village Hall monthly on the 2nd Thursday at 2pm.  However we will not now meet until the coronavirus pandemic is over.

 

Click here for our programme for 2020 which will be resumed at some stage.

 

For more information about Ullesthorpe WI please contact:

President: Jean Eastell 01455 209254
Vice President: Teresa Burgess 01455 209358       and      Secretary: Clare Robertson Smith 01455 202499

Meeting Reports

Roxanne: Belly Dancer

Roxanne: Belly Dancer

At the June meeting Ullesthorpe ladies were entertained by  Roxanne Dinsdale a professional belly dancer from Leicester.  She was excellent, very talented and knowledgeable about the dances, their history and moves. The name "belly dance" is a western term...

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Maundy Money (WI)

Maundy Money (WI)

We had an extremely fascinating talk about Maundy Money from Joan Beeson, who was a recipient in Leicester cathedral in 2017. The term derives from the commandment Jesus gave his disciples (‘Mandatum' in Latin) ‘ that you love one another’. Originally given to the...

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Busy March (WI)

Busy March (WI)

Ullesthorpe WI ladies have had a busy month. First there was a trip to The Hippodrome in Birmingham to see the ballet Beauty and the Beast. Then an interesting walk around Leicester with a  Blue Badge guide Steve Bruce.  We followed the Suffragette...

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Stoney Cove

Stoney Cove

Margaret Baldwin: talking about Stoney Cove at Stoney Stanton Our Guest Speaker this month was Margaret Baldwin, who gave a very interesting talk about Stoney Cove at Stoney Stanton. She is a member of BSAC and a keen diver. It was interesting to hear the history of...

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Mercy Ships (WI)

Mercy Ships (WI)

Alison Briggs: talking about the Mercy Ships. Mercy Ships is a charitable organization founded in 1978 to take medical aid to thousands of people around East Africa. It is a floating hospital run by volunteers giving desperately needed medical aid as it sails around...

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Scott Bailey (WI)

Scott Bailey (WI)

Scott Bailey: Award winning hairdresserJune’s guest speaker was Scott Bailye, the extremely talented and award winning hairdresser based in Earl Shilton. Scott is also an Apprentice Ambassador, and has spoken on the subject in the House of Commons, to promote...

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