Pakenham WI News - July 2016

Pakenham WI

June 18th 2016 – Visit to Woodfordes Brewery
Twenty-two of us girls and guys had a brilliant trip to the brewery in Norfolk. We had a guided tour of the works, a good retail therapy and tasting session in the gift shop followed by a super meal in the neighbouring pub restaurant. We had an excellent time and the team returned home at 10pm happy, full and contented. Thank you Gill Parry and Tracy Martin for organising such a super trip.

July 14th 2016 – Annual Garden Party Supper/ Barbara's Birthday Party
The gods were with us once again weather wise for this annual out door event. Thank you Barbara for your kind hospitality and allowing us to share in your 80th birthday celebrations. The company was great, friends and ex members all joined us for this extra special evening. The food provided by members was spectacular an absolute banquet !!!! It was a really lovely evening, thank you one and all for your company.

July 23rd 2016 – Annual Flower/Produce Show Cream Teas
It seems like only yesterday since last years cream teas, how this year has flashed by. For me especially it is so great to have my tea making team as part of the show. We look forward to treating the village to our cream teas at this much awaited social event.

August 11th 2016 – The Work Of The Dogs Trust
By popular request we are delighted to welcome the Snetterton branch of the Dogs Trust to our meeting, plus some of their occupants needing good and loving homes. We hope to follow up the talk with a visit to their Norfolk base. All animal lovers are most welcome to the meeting.

Chelsea Hospital 21st September 2016 - We are now full for this trip.
BBC Good Food Show at Olympia November 12th 2016 – still a few remaining places.
THE BIG ONE !!!! - We are delighted to have been officially invited to Downing Street, hopefully at the beginning of October, new PM permitting.

Happy Summer Holidays

Mary S Kirby