Author Archives: pannieo

Christmas evening at the Red Lion

The evening started with Santa on his sleigh just leaving the pub as we arrived. Glass of wine in hand we moved to the tables. Helen briefly announced there was no business and a cheer went up. Our food choices … Continue reading

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Waddesdon Christmas Light Trail and Decorated House

On 28th November, three members (Annette, Helena and Janis) and a non-member visited Waddesden’s Christmas lights and market.  The Manor was beautifully decorated, each room being themed with a different Christmas song, carol or storiy.   We managed to tick off … Continue reading

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Knitters Christmas gathering

Every year the knitting group meet in early December in the Church Room for a festive meal. We usually bring and share but as we had funds this time we got Relish & Savour to cater for us. 16 of … Continue reading

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Get Involved with your village

Showcasing our WI at the ‘Get involved in Village Event’ on 12 October in the Village Hall, the Brightwell cum Sotwell WI was one of 30 organisations presenting information on their organisation to possible new members. The eye-catching table aimed … Continue reading

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Report from the NFWI annual meeting held in Brighton on 5th June 2019

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Hidcote Garden visit on 4th July

Three members visited Hidcote gardens last Thursday 4 th July. It was a beautiful day with lots of sunshine but not too hot. The gardens were crammed with colour, not least with these incredible delphiniums, and the whole place looked … Continue reading

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Village Fete 2019

On the hottest day of the year so far the village held its annual fete, this time at Moreton House. Our Branch had a stall – produce and plants – we also had some alternatives to the use of plastics. … Continue reading

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