Elsenham WI in the Press...

Sometimes, our activities get picked up by the local press and reported; here are some of those articles.

Elsenham WI celebrates its 95th birthday!

August 27, 2016

Elsenham Women's Institute (WI) – aka The Gilbey Girls – has celebrated its 95th birthday in style.

Elsenham WI's 'Great British Bake Off' Challenge

July 08, 2016

In advance of the return of The Great British Bake Off to TV screens this summer, the Gilbey Girls of Elsenham Women's Institute held their own competition.

Meet the Gilbey Girls aka Elsenham WI

May 28, 2016

ELSENHAM Women's Institute has a new name, logo and website – meet The Gilbey Girls.


Elsenham WI renames group with historical link

May 21, 2016

Members of Elsenham WI will be known by a different guise after changing their name.

Elsenham WI members "humbled" by Joanne Croxford's life story of addiction and recovery

April 30, 2016

A woman who credits the Women's Institute with her recovery from drug addiction told her moving story to a packed audience at Elsenham WI.

Cool "Sisterhood" Doubles its Membership

April 09, 2016

The Women's Institute (WI) in Elsenham has more than doubled in size in 18 months, with 55 women now members of the branch.

Elsenham WI members knit and crochet 1,200 poppies for Remembrance Day

November 06, 2015

Members of Elsenham Women's Institute have knitted and crocheted more than 1,200 poppies for Remembrance Sunday.

Elsenham WI marks 100th anniversary of the founding of the Women's Institute

September 26, 2015

Members of Elsenham WI celebrated the centenary of its Women's Institute with an evening of music, dancing – and cocktails.




Actress Vanessa Miles is celebrity guest at WI group meeting

August 29, 2015

Actress, writer and broadcaster Vanessa Miles took centre stage to entertain more than 100 WI members at the Mountfitchet Group's annual get together.Elsenham...


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