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Ida Rushworth – President
Ida lives in West Chiltington and has been a member
of our WI for several years. She has recently returned
to the committee having taken a break for three years.
she previously served as Secretary for two years.
She has also headed our Focus on Food Group and
her culinary skills never fail to impress.
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Jill Vincent – Vice President
Jill moved to West Chiltington at the end of 2015 and joined WI in the following January,  having been a member of the very small Chelsfield Evening WI for some years. Her main interests are walking, dancing, craft and gardening and, since moving to the village has taken up croquet.  She joined the committee last year and has now become our Vice-President.
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Pat Price – Secretary
Pat joined our WI and our committee after moving to West Chiltington from Surrey where she was an active WI member, serving on the committee of Chipstead WI for 11 years in various roles including Secretary and Joint President. Her experience of WI started early having first gone to a Devon WI with her mother when she was 15. She says that West Chiltington WI was one of the first groups she looked at as a way of getting to know people.
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Jenny Napier – Minutes Secretary
Jenny moved to West Chiltington in December 2010 to be near her daughter and family. She has been a member since February 2011 and on the committee for several years. She said: “I have found it to be a friendly, lively group, with lots of activities, and feel I have made some good friends already, which has made me feel much more at home in the village.” Jenny is a retired French teacher and head of French Conversation Group.
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Wendy Chalu
– Treasurer
Wendy moved to Storrington some years ago for family reasons and joined our WI shortly afterwards.
She has been a WI member for more than 30 years which has included being involved at County Federation and at local level in both Oxfordshire and Dorset and she is an ex-WI Adviser.
Her interests are art and craft, gardening, family history, film, theatre, plus helping out with the young grandchildren.
IMG_0798 (2) Maureen Grizaard
Maureen  joined our WI in March 2015. She lives in Storrington.
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Gilly Lindsay
Gilly joined the WI after being pleasantly surprised at what it had to offer, previously thinking it was all ‘jam and Jerusalem’ (not that there’s anything wrong with that!). She has not been disappointed and really enjoys the camaraderie and choice of activities.

Triciadewhurst Tricia Dewhurst – Catering Officer
Tricia joined West Chiltington WI in early 2015. Having moved to West Sussex from Surrey and newly retired, she has found the WI a great way to meet new people and get involved in village life.
Her interests include collecting antiques, classic cars, music and reading.
anne marie (2) Anne-Marie Smith
Anne-Marie moved to Storrington four years ago and joined West Chiltington WI to make new friends.  Having worked for a bank for many years, she now enjoys walking, reading and travel.
Stephanie  Stephanie Cole
Stephanie has been a WI member for 35 years, belonging to our institute and three others before moving to this area.
Her early training was in catering and she also taught cookery. Later she worked as a village correspondent for
a local newspaper and as a volunteer for the WRVS Books on Wheels.
She says she has very much enjoyed the many benefits that WI membership offers.
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Lesley Read
Lesley is the newest member of our committee. She lives in Storrington.