Members’ Zone

Here you will find links to a variety of forms and documents, as well as the newsletter.

We have now elected the committee for 2022/2023. However, we are still able to co-opt up to three more people, so if you fancy becoming part of the team please contact us.

This has been another unusual year for us all but thankfully we are now back to some form of normality. On behalf of SWI we would like to thank you for your support, and we hope that you will want to renew your membership.
The subscription from 1st April 2022 until 31st March 2023 is now due.
DUAL MEMBERSHIP, (where you pay full membership at another WI) is £21.60

CLICK HERE to open the renewal form with instructions for payment options.

GDPR/Photo Consent Form
Please fill in this year’s GDPR/photo consent form and return it to us if you haven’t already done so.

Bursary application form

Click on the links to read reports of our recent Members Meetings.
Members Meeting 6th April
Brogan Crowley

Annual Meeting Report 2nd March

Members Meeting 2nd February
Mick Sheehan and Liam Mallinson of Home Instead

Members Meeting 5th January
Sarah Slater, Guide Lecturer, Hampton Court Palace (Zoom)

Members Meeting 3rd November
Ann King – Herbologist

Members Meeting 4th August
Anne Bromley and Turner from The Guide Dog Association

Members Meeting 7th July
Former CSI Hayley Scott

Members Meeting 2nd June
Stephen Wells – Butlin’s Holiday Camps

Members Meeting 5th May
Penny Simmonds – Reflexologist

Members Meeting 7th April
Liza Jones – ‘Knickers’ The History of Underwear

Annual Meeting 3rd March

Members Meeting 3rd February
Chris Duffin Prison Governor

Members Meeting 6th January 2021
Sam Durrani Stuntman

2020 on Zoom
Members’ Meeting 2nd December
“Quirky Bird” Lynn Barrow

Members Meeting 4th November
David Allen “Manners Please Dearest! Guide to Victorian Etiquette”

Members Meeting 7th October
Frances Carlaw “The Pearl Lady

Members Meeting 2nd September
Andrew Nelson (formerly of the National Art Gallery and now works for the Wallace Collection) “Women in Art”

Members Meeting 5th August
Misba Khan “All Female Expedition to the North Pole”

Members Meeting 15th July
Sally Mabey “From Eggheads to Mastermind”

The Lancashire Federation organises many events which may be of interest to Saddleworth WI members. Click to view details of these LFWI events.

Denman College are running several online courses which cost around £5. Take a look at their web site for details of courses that may appeal to you.

Our WI has voted and chosen the following resolution to put forward to the National Federation Annual Meeting in June: 

Women and girls with ASD and ADHD – to fund research to aid diagnosis and management

Read a copy of the latest Newsletter.