100_0907

March Meeting Something for Easter

  • By admin@wi
  • March 31, 2013
  • Comments Off on March Meeting Something for Easter

With Easter being so early this year we thought we would ask you to put you thinking caps on and come up with Easter ideas for bonnets etc. You did us proud ladies with … Continue Reading →


quiznight[1]

Waring Group Quiz Update

  • By admin@wi
  • March 31, 2013
  • Comments Off on Waring Group Quiz Update

Well what an eventful night! Yet another great night was had with many laughs and much concentration. There was a nailbiting finish with the previous years winners ‘Horncastle Harpies’ having to answer a deciding … Continue Reading →


New-estate-deer-park-fencing-photo-Cotswold-Decorative-Ironworkers_61148_1[1]

Stourton Estate Talk

  • By admin@wi
  • March 31, 2013
  • Comments Off on Stourton Estate Talk

On the 11th February we met Antony Strawson who joined us to give a talk about the interesting history of the estate near Baumber. We were extremely interested to see the positive … Continue Reading →


Blanket

Providing a Little Bit of Warmth

  • By admin@wi
  • January 5, 2013
  • Comments Off on Providing a Little Bit of Warmth

Horncastle WI provide a little bit of warmth to the residents at Tanglewood Care Home. The ladies in the group all gave their time to knit squares to make 2 beautiful lap blankets … Continue Reading →


rose_feature1

Sharing Craft Evening

  • By admin@wi
  • December 3, 2012
  • Comments Off on Sharing Craft Evening

If you have always fancied a go at a craft then this is your chance. Come along on the 14th January 2013 for an evening full of chances to try different crafts demonstated … Continue Reading →


Janet Ann Sutton

A History of Lace

  • By admin@wi
  • December 3, 2012
  • Comments Off on A History of Lace

Thank you very much to Janet Ann Sutton who gave us a fascinating talk on the history of lace. We were shown some beautiful examples of lace which Janet Ann … Continue Reading →


Table Donation

  • By admin@wi
  • December 3, 2012
  • Comments Off on Table Donation

Thank you to Maggie Darkes who has donated a collapsible table to us.  We are sure to find lots of uses for it – car boot sales, cake stalls, …….


Christmas Cracker

Another Christmas Cracker

  • By admin@wi
  • November 3, 2012
  • Comments Off on Another Christmas Cracker

Its nearly here ladies – Christmas! I am counting the sleeps till Santa gets here and I have been a good girl so expecting that I will get lots of … Continue Reading →


Bobbin Lace

The History of Lace

  • By admin@wi
  • November 3, 2012
  • Comments Off on The History of Lace

On the 12th November we will be given a talk on the history of lace and its humble beginings. The talk is given by our treasurer Janet Ann Sutton.


Spinning Wheel

We’re in a Spin

  • By admin@wi
  • September 22, 2012
  • Comments Off on We’re in a Spin

On the 8th October we will be in a spin when we are joined by Judith Penneck who will be with us to give a talk and demo called ”From … Continue Reading →