Vice-president, Pat Moran welcomed members to the June meeting. She announced that two members were interviewed and will appear on BBC 4 during one of the 3 programmes. One of the drama group, Rene Keates, has written a play which will be entered for the Lady Denman Cup. The W I team came third out of 13 teams in the annual village quiz. The event raised £250 for East Anglian Children’s Hospice. Crosswords price 50p are still available with closing date 24 July.
The Colchester Group Outing is arranging a trip on 1 September to the Aldeburgh theatre to see Private Lives. Open to non members price £20. Contact Judith on 01206 241969 as soon as possible.
Our WI outing on Wednesday 4 July leaves the Orpen Memorial Hall at 9.30am for Hylands House, Chelmsford. Seats still available. Contact Judith, outings secretary.
The speaker, Mr Rob Gardiner, spoke about birds in our locality. Members then enjoyed a game of 15 to 1 following tea.
There is no meeting in July next one August 1.