June WI

Ullesthorpe WI Report. June was a very entertaining and enjoyable meeting. We welcomed Barry Watson, a Raconteur and Musician to our meeting. Barry has spent many years organising barge Hotel holidays. With his wife and friends, over a number of years, he provided...
Send a Cow

Send a Cow

Ullesthorpe WI held their first actual meeting of 2022 on 10th February. The ladies had previously enjoyed a celebratory lunch in The Wycliffe Rooms for the January meeting. At that lunch we raised over £70 for the Hope Against Cancer Charity. In February we welcomed...
95th Anniversary

95th Anniversary

On Thursday 9th December members of Ullesthorpe WI celebrated their 95th Anniversary. The first ladies met on December 8th 1926 and the President and founder was Beatrice Seale from the village. It was a very thriving group with lots of activities, trips and...
Ginny Davis

Ginny Davis

The Ullesthorpe W.I. held their October meeting  at the Ullesthorpe Village Hall, where our speaker was Ginny Davis, whose entertaining talk was ‘To the Fringe and Beyond’.  Ginny was a former translator and barrister and she is now a writer and...
Canine Partners

Canine Partners

Ullesthorpe WI has at last returned to some form of normality. Members met for an afternoon tea in the garden of a member and then held their first meeting in the village Hall on 12th August. The speaker was Nick Syderham from the Canine Partners Association. He...
Jane Isaac

Jane Isaac

The Ullesthorpe W.I. held their July meeting on Zoom again, hopefully for the last time!, when Jane Isaac gave an interesting talk about her life as a novelist.  Jane writes crime and psychological thriller novels and is based in Northamptonshire. ‘The Lies Within’...