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Rosedale Community News

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Archive for the ‘Women’s Institute’ Category

Rosedale WI Coffee Morning – 5 November 2016

There was an excellent turnout for the coffee morning in aid of the Rosedale Women Institute, the result of which £315 was raised for the branch.

The Christmas Fair

The Christmas Fair

Thanks as always to Dave Oakey and the good folks at the Coach House Inn and to Margaret, Carol and Janet for organising the raffle and to those who contributed prizes.

The next coffee morning will be on Saturday 3 December from 10.00 to 12.00 – more details to follow.

Rosedale Craft Fair and Coffee Morning

In spite of near horizontal sleet, the good people of the dale turned out to in good numbers to support a craft fair and coffee morning in aid of the Updale Women’s Institute.Craft Fair 2015 A total of £265 was raised through the sale of cakes, a raffle and donations. The WI would like to thanks Howard and Daphne and the staff of the Coach house and all who donated to this good cause.

Updale WI 75th Anniversary

The Updale branch of the Women’s Institute celebrated its 75th anniversary on Monday evening in the Updale Reading Room with a special pie and pea supper.

The members of the Branch gather for their Anniversary Supper

The members of the Branch gather for their Anniversary Supper

Sue Proctor, the current Branch President, welcomed the guest of honour, Christine Field, the Chair of the Yorkshire Federation, four past presidents and 15 members to the special celebration of the founding of the Updale branch in March 1939.