When someone mentions the Women’s Institute, what springs to mind?
Facts about today’s WI
These days men are allowed to attend meetings as guests too.
How the WI got to where it is today
More popular than ever
The WI came to the UK in 1915 and is about to mark its 100th anniversary.
The WI in numbers: £34.70 – cost of annual membership in 2014. 69 – the number of WI Federations in the National Federation of Women’s Institutes (NFWI). 6,600 – the number of WIs in the UK. 212,000 – the number of WI members in the UK.