Friday, 1 February 2019
February 2019 - Chair of Oxfordshire FWI visit and speed-friending
This month we welcomed Jane Probitts who is the Chair of Oxfordshire FWI. She talked about her life in the WI from becoming a member of a WI to joining commitees to becoming Chair of OFWI. She asked for our input regarding Oxfordshire FWI events and 'News and Views' and we were able to ask any questions we had.
After a break for refreshments we tried 'Speed-friending'. Our secretary, Melissa, had written lots of cards with questions on and we used these as prompts to get us talking. We all sat at tables and moved around every few minutes. It was a really enjoyable way to get to know each other better.
Our holiday month but we all got together for a lovely meal at Zigana Turkish Kitchen in Didcot
We were so pleased that Emily came to speak to us. She is a fifth generation flour miller, from the last 'town mill' in the UK. ...
Catherine Blaxhall of Oxfordshire FWI kindly came to our AGM to over-see proceedings. We thanked Melissa and Margaret for all their ha...