Joining the WI

The WI annual subscription year runs from January to December and for 2018 is £41.
If you wish to join another WI you can be a Dual Member paying a further £20 to the second WI.

Anyone joining the WI for the first time, (i.e. who has not previously been a member of any WI in the last 10 years) will pay a pro-rata subscription depending on the quarter in which they join.

The subscription entitles you to:

  • 11 meetings per year
  • 8 issues of WI membership magazine WI Life a year
  • Have your voice heard: Making a real impact
  • The opportunity to learn, develop and pass on new skills
  • Make friends, work as a team and have fun
  • Access local, county and federation wide WI events and activities
  • Exclusive access to the WI Moodle, the WI training website
  • Access to a wide range of courses at Denman College –

..and much more


Feel free to come and meet us a visitor before joining us.  As a visitor you can come on 3 consecutive months.

How much does it cost?

If you are trying out the WI on your first few visits and are not yet a member we just ask for a donation to cover our costs – a donation of around £4 would be most appreciated. This includes the entertainment and tea or coffee and a homemade cake.