Names were taken of those wishing to go to the Start With Christmas afternoon at Brandsby on Wednesday, November 26, and an invitation from Great Ayton WI to an afternoon tea on Wednesday, October 15 in aid of ACWW
was also read out.
Over GBP40,000 has been raised to date from Funny Women events, and past beneficiaries include the Bristol Cancer Help Centre, Jo's Trust, the YWCA, V-Day and the ACWW
Asian Tsunami Appeal.
The evening concluded with a talk on the ACWW
by Freda Shaw, a member of the NYE board of trustees who was accompanied by Jane Hollaway, a recently qualified WI adviser.