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THREE RIVERS’  MOTHERS’  UNION

  The ‘Cookery & Craft’ morning at the beginning of January was most successful.  Gaynor enthralled us all with her bread-making demonstration and the tasting that followed was enjoyed by all.  Thank you Gaynor. Susan Murfitt was the guest Speaker at our February meeting giving a very interesting and entertaining

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

Our Annual General Meeting was held in September in Chippenham Village Hall.  Helen, our Leader, reported a very full and busy year.The meetings had been well attended and we had been very pleased to welcome two new members to our midst.  Speakers at our formal meetings covered a diverse range

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Three Rivers Mothers’ Union

Our June meeting was held in Chippenham Village Hall where we were delighted to welcome our Speaker, Jean Thomson, wife of the Bishop of Huntingdon, who gave a very interesting talk on her Family Tree. Following the meeting several ladies adjourned to La Hogue where they had a most enjoyable

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

The Speaker at our February meeting was Mr Howard Laver when he gave us an interesting insight into Food Banks and how they have evolved.  The Food Banks are run by volunteers and the local one, which opened in 2013, is at Soham.   It  still gives much needed help and

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

Christmas lunch at the Walnut Tree brought a festive end to the year for our Group. We have a full programme for the months ahead and, once again, Lent Lunches take the lead. All very informal and we hope you will come and join us; you will be most welcome.

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Mothers Union Report

The Annual General Meeting was held in September. It had been another busy and successful year with the Lent Lunches, Coffee Mornings, formal meetings and social get-togethers, all being well supported. The Officers and Committee remain unchanged and were unanimously re-elected for a further three years. We were delighted to

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

The Lent Lunches were again most successful raising approximately £350, all of which will be donated to Charities, both local and overseas; these will be determined at our next Committee Meeting. Thank you to all who supported us so generously; the donations we make do, in some small way, help

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

The Crafts & Coffee morning this year was hosted by Gaynor Ryan and was very enjoyable and successful. Gaynor gave a demonstration  of  soda bread making,  and she made it look very  easy.  Some were enthused to go home and try it for themselves! In February  a group of members

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Three Rivers Mothers Union

Lent lunches proved even more popular this year raising almost £300 and a huge thank you to all who supported them.  As a result we are able to donate £150 to AFIA (Away from it All) Holidays and £150 to the Wheels Appeal.  Our Open Evening in April was  very informal

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Three Rivers Mothers Union Report

Our thanks to Judy Abbott for hosting the January coffee morning;  a well supported event raising over £60 for our charities.  A good start to a  new year. Forthcoming events Wednesday, 3 April  – Meeting at Ely Cathedral Centre – 7 – 7.30 pm ‘Valuing Maternity’Monday, 8 April  –  Deanery

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