Bassenthwaite WI

Celebrating our 90th Birthday in 2009 at the Lyzzick Hall Hotel
Name: Bassenthwaite WI
About: The WI was formed in 1919. There are 35 friendly, happy members with a great variety of skills. For further information contact the Secretary by emailing
Where We Meet: Bassenthwaite Parish Room, School Road, Basssenthwaite
When We Meet: 2nd Thursday of the month at 7.30 pm


JANUARY Allie Pennington & Jeanette Moore – Freedom Wizard

FEBRUARY Members’ Night – catered supper

MARCH Carol Hine – Wet felted brooches

APRIL Ron East – Church bells & bell ringing

MAY Gillian Potts – History of the Cumberland Show

JUNE Evening outing

JULY Nathan Studholme – Mobile farrier


SEPTEMBER Martin Hodgson – Self-defence

OCTOBER The two Valeries – Healthy eating

NOVEMBER Annual meeting and Centenary celebration

DECEMBER Joan Moore – Festive flowers

  • Walking for the "Big Walk, Little Splash" Challenge, 2012