NW Regional Day 2018

on Mar 10, 2018 |

Oops I have forgotten to post details of our Regional Day- so busy posting other events- sorry for that. NW Regional Day Saturday 21st April Hosted by NW Regional Committee with help from Parbold, Pendle & Glossop branches is being held at Wellington Park Conference Centre, Burlington Gardens, Church Road, Leyland PR25 3AB. Doors open at 9.30am for registration and the business meeting starts at 10.15am. Madeira Lecture ‘Man of the Cloth’ is by James Fox  who is a well known textile artist based in Lancaster. We will have traders, an Embroidery stall with loads of goodies, competitions, Raffle, exhibitions of work and displays, which include the Regional Peacock (Never seen before!). Booking forms can be obtained by contacting NWR Chair suechisnall@btinternet.com – Ticket applications with lunch choices to Sue Chisnall-Sumner, 77 Manor House Close, Leyland PR25 7TY cheques to be made payable to Embroiderers’ Guild NWR. £26.00 per ticket. It will be a good day out....

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PLAS TAN Y BWLCH RESIDENTIAL WEEKEND

on Mar 5, 2018 |

Please open the links below if you wish to book a place on Plas Tan Y Bwlch Residential Weekend. Plas2018bookletwithpictures PLAS_TAN_members_BOOKING_FORM_2018  ...

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Diversity Group

on Mar 5, 2018 |

Gina Bush who is a member of Preston EG and also a member of a textile group called ‘Diversity’ is wishing to recruit new members, if you are interested in joining their group please click on the link below for more details. diversity flyer pdf    ...

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North East Regional Day

on Feb 25, 2018 |

Hi again news from NE Region regarding their Regional Day in May- Booking form can be found by accessing the link below-   NE RegDayTicket booking form 2018 Spec

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North East Spring School Invite

on Feb 25, 2018 |

Hi I have received details of NE Spring School and NWR Members have been invited to attend- details can be seen in this link-Durham Sp Sch Leaflet 2018 ex Reg    

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Terrys Visits to the North West.

on Feb 3, 2018 |

Our CEO Terry Murphy is visiting the NWR on Friday 23rd March and Saturday 24th March. This is an ideal opportunity to ask him all those burning questions about the Guild, HO future plans, problems and challenges. These will be informal meetings, and Terry is willing to answer all questions from the floor. Due to the size of our Region it has been decided to give members a better chance of attending the sessions by holding two sessions, the first in the Middle to North, and the other in the West and Lower half- sounds like ‘Game of Thrones’!!! Friday 23rd March– Barton Village Hall, 844 Garstang Road, Broughton, Preston PR3 5HE 12.30pm to 3.30pm. The hall is situated on Garstang Road (A6) and can be reached by exiting M6 J32, and heading for A6 North Bound. The nearest Railway Station is Preston, but you would need to either obtain a taxi, or walk to Preston Bus Station and get a 40 bus which goes to Lancaster via A6. The Hall has ample parking and disabled access- we will be serving light refreshments only- We would like to know approx how many members will be attending- so please contact Sue Chisnall-Sumner -suechisnall@btinternet.com or T01772 461714   Saturday 24th March– All Hallows Centre, Greenhill Road, Allerton, Liverpool L18 6JJ- it is opposite All Hallows Church, which is signposted from Allerton Library or can be reached from Greenhill Road, just passed the Territorial Army Building opposite the Tesco Store. Buses No 86 or 86A from Liverpool (Not 86C) Further details from Vicky Williams – uksweetmeats@blueyonder.co.uk – again Merseyside would like to know approx figures from each branch attending their...

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‘Reprise’

on Jan 26, 2018 |

‘Reprise’ is now moving to a new venue- 2nd – 28th February 2018- ‘Reprise’ an exhibition and sale of contemporary textile art by Natural Progression Textile Group. Shevington Village Art Gallery@ Shevington Library, Gathurst Lane Shevington, Wigan, WN6 8HA Open Mon-Wed & Sat 9.00am-2.00pm Thurs & Fri 12.00 noon -5.00pm T 01257 252618  www.wigan.gov.uk  http://www.naturalprogression.org.uk...

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‘Celebrate Stitch Day’

on Jan 26, 2018 |

  “CELEBRATE STITCH DAY!” with ISLE OF MAN EMBROIDERERS’ GUILD SATURDAY 24TH MARCH 2018 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. St. Andrew’s Church Hall, St. Ninian’s, Douglas Exhibition of embroidery including Mananan’s Millenium Cloak, demonstrations and try-out sessions                                                        plus a sales table, raffle and refreshments FREE ADMISSION   Children welcome with accompanying adult For further information see www.iomegblogspot.com...

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Preston Branch Open Morning

on Jan 21, 2018 |

Preston Embroiderers’ Guild are holding an Open Morning on Saturday 3rd March 2018 10.30am to 1.00pm at St Andrew’s C of E Church Hall, 240 Tulketh Road, Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston PR2 1ES Demonstrations, Displays of Work, Sales Table and Shop. Refreshments available. Everyone Welcome, come along and see what we are about. Poster available below- Poster for Preston open Morning...

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