A hot and sunny July included many WI activities ….
At the monthly meeting Terri Owen demonstrated the ancient art of Tai Chi
There was a Pasty Bake Off and poem choosing for Disley Show – our fantastic cook and baker, Maggie S, won the pasty bake off, and also proved herself to be a poet by winning the poem competition
The craft club made rag brooches
Several of our members were involved in this year’s Disley Great Get Together
The book clubs read ‘Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox’ by Maggie O’Farrell and ‘Victorious Century’ by David Cannadine – a sparkling history of 19th-century Britain
There were various outings:
Agatha Christie’s Love From A Stranger at the Lowry
In Search of Mary Shelley: The Girl Who Wrote Frankenstein – at the buxton international festival.
Foodie Friday in Stockport Old Town =- a hugely popular street food event taking place between 6pm and 9pm at Stockport Market Place on the last Friday of every month.
Drinking Horns at the Ready – A pub tour in Manchester Beer Week uncovering the weird and whacky drinking past and rituals of Manchester’s historical secret drinking clubs.
Lunch at The Clink at Styal Prison
County Walk – ‘Bridgewater Canal and Norton Priory’