Village News: Croft

WI - Croft Marsh WI’s presidents Anne and Trisha welcomed 17 members to their recent February meeting.

The speaker this month was Susie Mulligan, who gave a demonstration on Willow Craft.

Susie and her husband live in Asterby and run all sorts of different workshops for craftsmen, musicians, dancers and anyone who wants to learn different skills in basket making, willow crafts, sign writing etc.

“A very interesting person and a jolly time was had by all,” said a spokesperson.

Two birthday gifts were given. Competition results were as follows:- Twig arrangement - 1, Barbara Ranyard; 2, Linda Fisher; 3, Trisha Nation. Flower of the Month - 1, Anne Fox; 2, Barbara Ranyard; 3, Jean Garrill.

Croft Marsh WI meets on the second Thursday in the month. The speaker for March will be Norman Barker, and his subject will be the “Fire Brigade”. All are welcome.