Roman theme to Clayton-le-Dale WI meeting

Roman walkPresident of Clayton-le-Dale WI Mrs Joan Behrens welcomed members and one visitor to the meeting in Salesbury Memorial Hall where an illustrated talk was given by Mr John Shaw entitled "Ribchester to York Non-Stop."

Members joined him in achieving his ambition of walking from the Ribble to the Ouse in the spring of 2004 after being beaten by severe weather in 2001.

The competition for something Roman was won by Marjorie Taylor, Joan Behrens, Eileen Bagot and raffle winners were Sue Dickinson, Marie Etherington and Joan Behrens.

The cup winners for most points awarded for the competitions during 2010 were Helen Hebden, Vivienne Dugmore, Joan Behrens.

East Lancashire Hospital Day Care Centre will enjoy the use of the blankets which members knitted during 2010.

Members and friends enjoyed a Christmas meal at Wilpshire Golf Club.

The annual meeting will be held on Monday, February 14th, in Salesbury Memorial Hall, at 7-30 p.m. when members are asked to wear something red and bring two heart shaped items of food to eat.