Women's Institute

Next meeting
Tuesday 13th December 2016
7.15pm- 9.15pm
​Christmas Party
Don't forget your cutlery and crockery
Competition: Christmas Hat- must be worn



After 6 years as the Wheatley WI Secretary, Gill Morgan-Jones has decided to step down and enjoy the WI as a standard member.

Gill's excellent organisational skills have been invaluable over the years and we would like to thank her for all her enthusiasm, professionalism and commitment to the role.
Gill Morgan-Jones

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Wheatley WI meet in the Merry Bells Village Hall.

Our monthly meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month, no meeting August, at 7.15pm until roughly 9.15pm.

We have roughly 54 members with a varied age group. New members are always welcome. If you are interested please make contact via our Contact page, or just turn up to a meeting as a guest.

See our current programme below

Wheatley Women's Institute is affiliated to the Oxfordshire & National Federation of Women's Institute. Charity No 1017024

The Merry Bells Village Hall, 89 High Street, Wheatley, Oxfordshire, OX33 1XP.

The Merry Bells is fully accessible and wheelchair friendly, with ample parking in the car park at the rear of the building.

                                                                        Programme 2016/17
May 17th 
To the Fringe & Beyond- Ginny Davies
June 4th
Royal Coffee Morning (For our nominated charity- Soundabout)
June 6th
Group Meeting- Horspath Village Hall


June 21st
Our Garden Party at Waterperry 6.30pm for 7pm

Competition: Val Targett Cup- Coffee & Walnut Cake

July 19th
Lost Villages of Oxfordshire- Muriel Pilkington
Competition: Old postcard/ photo of an Oxford village
September 20th
Pandemonium- Community Singing
Competition: Music Sheet
October 18th
Harvest Supper-Bring and Share
Craft Club Sale- Get your Christmas presents
November 15th
My First Novel- Pam Nixon
Competition: Old Novel

December 13th
Christmas Party
Competition: Christmas Hat- must be worn
January 17th (2017)
Harwell Research Complex- Sara Fletcher
Competition: Scientific Instrument
February 21st
Pudding Evening
March 21st
AGM -Speaker from our nominated Charity
April 18th
Airline Command- Cyril Mannion
​Competition: Airline memorabilia

Suggestions for speakers, trips and social events are always welcome. If you have any suggestions please send us a message via the Contact page.
Other benefits of joining Wheatley WI

Denman Collage
Denman College
 offers a wide variety of day and residential courses in cookery,
craft and lifestyle. 

Set in the picturesque village of Marcham, in Oxfordshire, the Georgian mansion

and seventeen acres of grounds provide the pitch perfect atmosphere for learning.

                                              WI Life Magazine
                                              WI Life is the WI's membership magazine, published eight times a year and distributed to all      
                                              members. As well as regular newsletters and mailings to keep you up-to-date with all the news and  
                                              events from your federation there is also news from  the National Federation of WI.