Bassenthwaite WI

Celebrating our 90th Birthday in 2009 at the Lyzzick Hall Hotel
Bassenthwaite WI
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 Ros Downing – a short and crunchy history of British biscuits

FEBRUARY Members’ Night – catered supper

MARCH Tim Cartmell – Under Sheriff of Cumbria

APRIL Fraser Dooley – Amy’s Care

MAY Simon Pollitt – Knitting

JUNE Evening outing – Alpaca Centre, Stainton

JULY Annie Mawson – Sunbeam Trust


SEPTEMBER andy Walsh, Coffee Kitchen Bakery – Bread

OCTOBER A craft activity evening

NOVEMBER Annual meeting – catered supper

DECEMBER Stephen Warnes – singing

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