If you would like to join please contact us at

If you’d like to come along as a guest, just drop us an email in advance to check that guests can be accommodated at the next meeting. Guests are asked to consider a £5 voluntary contribution per meeting to cover our costs.

Alternatively, if you’d like to find out about other WI’s in the local area, or even have a think about starting up your own group, the best place to start is  The Essex Federation provide fantastic support to anyone starting up a new WI, so why not give it a go?

Membership, currently £44 pa  grants you:

  • Free entry to eleven WoSWI meetings a year.
  • Access to all the WoSWI sub-groups.
  • An opportunity to go on the trips and events throughout the year.
  • A regular copy of WI Life magazine.
  • The right to vote on county-wide and national WI campaigns and issues.
  • NFWI membership booklet with discounts at many high street stores.

Members may pay a reduced fee of £21-60pa to join a second group (dual membership).