Women's Institute




Welcome to the Women’s Institute. We are a friendly group who meet in the Millennium Hall on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7.45pm. Our meetings are a great chance to catch up with our friends, The programme is varied with visiting speakers, outings and meals out. 


At the March meeting the new committee was chosen.


Beryl Fleming - Treasurer

Rachel Hawes - Treasurer

Susan Cope - Secretary

Barbara Jewell

Jane Pennington

Linda Marshall

Barbara Raleigh


We have 23 members and attract visitors from the surrounding area each month. We have a wide range of activities including:

Talks, demonstrations, outings, theatre trips, meals out and much more.


Our programme for 2016 is:

12 April - talk from Margaret Thatcher's PA, Amanda Ponsonby. This is open to anyone t attend.

10 May - finding out which resolution the WI is going to get their teeth in to this year, and hopefully as a result, will bring about change.

June - outing to the Watermill Theatre and a garden tea party.

July - guided walking tour of Oxford with Liz Woolley and a supper party.

August - a visit to Upton House.

13 September - a talk about Sulgrave Manor and the Washington family.

11 October - a talk about medical detection dogs.

8 November - stories from a retired Judge.

13 December - Christmas meal.


We look forward to welcoming new members at any meeting but April is a good time to join. £28.50 will see you become a member of Horton cum Studley WI with all the above offered and much more. Hopefully we will see you at the April meeting on Tuesday 12 April, 8pm in the Millennium Hall, to hear a talk by Amanda Ponsonvy, PA to the late Margaret Thatcher.