Welcome to The Alexandra WI!

Welcome to The Alexandra WI, the Women’s Institute for Muswell Hill and Crouch End, North London. We started out in 2010 and we have members from their 30s to their 70s – we’re a diverse group and all women are very welcome!

We usually meet 8-10pm on the first Tuesday of the month at CUFOS, end of The Avenue, London N10 2QE. It’s the old Alexandra Palace railway station building, just behind Ally Pally, however, like many WIs, we are currently meeting online due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Next meeting 7pm Tuesday 2 March 2021 is online!

We are fortunate to have Suzanne Sutherland from Heatons Home Styling to give us a talk on home improvement. Suzanne has a very interesting job known as a ‘Home Stager’. If you are not familiar with this, Home staging is the art of preparing properties for sale to make them appeal to the most number of buyers possibly speeding up the sale and increasing the sale price. The same ideas can help people  brighten up their homes even if they are not moving.

If you’d like to join us as a guest, or a new member, please email us for the Zoom link.


Due to the ongoing coronavirus situation, WIs are currently unable to meet. It’s a difficult time for an organisation whose very purpose is to bring women together. We’re using the time to find innovative ways to keep communicating and sharing information and ideas, whether via chat groups, video meetings or good old fashioned phone calls. We’re definitely still here: the WI is strong!

We send best wishes to our followers and friends at this challenging time and hope to see you again at our meetings and events soon.

Please scroll down and read about our past meetings and do check the calendar for future programmes, which will resume as soon as we are safely able to do so.

How do I become a member?

While we’re not meeting in person, you’re welcome to join us on Zoom, but you will have to email us first for the link.

Please have a browse of our site… but if you have any questions, please do email us.

Read more about membership here. Subscription rates for 2021 are here.

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Our January pub meeting has traditionally been a time to welcome the new year with a glass of wine and to debate the WI’s shortlisted resolutions for the coming year. This was us in 2020; 2021 was different – same meeting, but online (BYO refreshments!).

 

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Our 2019 decorated t-shirt competition, celebrating the theme of ‘My WI’.

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