Strichen WRI enjoys talk and hosts mini-show

Lesley welcomed all to the February meeting of Strichen WRI which was held in the Ritchie Hall.

Minutes were read and business dealt with.

Lesley introduced Strichen WRI’s speaker for the evening, Mr Pat Edwards, who went on to show members slides and talk about “The humble tattie”.

He was most interesting and the evening was enjoyed by all.

Meanwhile, two ladies from Lonmay WRI - Mrs Nanny Ruxton and Mrs Helen Hepburn - were judging the mini show.

The results were as follows:

Knitted Toy:

1st Linda Farquhar; 2nd Betty Clark; 3rd Katrina Mutch.

6” Knitted square:

1st Lesley Arnott; 2nd Linda Farquhar; 3rd Katrina Mutch.

Crochet Pram Cover:

1st Betty Clark; 2nd Katrina Mutch.

Photo of Farm Animal:

1st Linda Farquhar; 2nd Lesley Arnott; 3rd Ethel Chapman.

Sewn Babys Bib:

1st Katrina Mutch.

Jar of Rhubarb and Gooseberry Jam:

1st Betty Clark; 2nd Linda Farquhar; 3rd Katrina Mutch.

Flask of Lentil Soup:

1st Betty Clark; 2nd Ethel Chapman; 3rd Olive McLeod.

3 Pinwheel Sandwiches:

1st Linda Farquhar; 2nd Lesley Arnott; 3rd Katrina Mutch.

Non-Alcoholic Drink:

1st Lesley Arnott; 2nd Betty Clark; 3rd Katrina Mutch.

4 No-Bakes (2 Varieties):

1st Lesley Arnott; 2nd Betty Clark; 3rd Linda Farquhar.

3 Cherry Scones:

1st Betty Clark; 2nd Lesley Arnott; 3rd Linda Farquhar.

Wedge of Coffee Sponge:

1st Lesley Arnott; 2nd Betty Clark; 3rd Katrina Mutch.

3 Gypsy Creams:

1st Lesley Arnott; 2nd Olive McLeod; 3rd Betty Clark.

Most Points: 1st equal: Betty Clark and Lesley Arnott.

Runner Up to Most Points: Linda Farquhar.

Best Exhibit: Betty Clark - Crochet Pram Cover.

The trophies were presented to the winners.

Tea was served, raffle drawn and Liz Inglis gave the vote of thanks.

Lesley wished everyone a safe journey home.