Denman is the WI’s educational college, set in 17 acres of beautiful grounds in Marcham, Oxfordshire. The college was established in 1948 and offers the opportunity to experience both day and residential courses in a variety of subjects, from arts and crafts, to cookery, dance and numerous lifestyle choices. You’ll probably be surprised at the range and choice of subjects available!
Denman is open to both members and non-WI Guests. Bursaries are available for members, MFWI offer two £150 bursaries and there are some from Denman itself.
As well as courses there are special one-off events, shows and talks.
The college can also be booked for private functions if you’re looking for somewhere for a meeting or conference.
Below are some of the special day schools and Denman on tour courses coming up in the next few months:
- September marks the 70th anniversary of Denman and a birthday party is being planned. More details to follow.
- Middlesex Denman Weekend – 16th to 18th November 2018 – We have arranged a special weekend at Denman for Middlesex members. There are three courses on offer:
- Art – How to draw,
- Fitness, Dance and Fun – is now FULL
- Let’s make cheese.
- There are still a few places available so if you’re interested please get in touch at email@example.com.
MFWI Denman Bursary Winners 2018
Helena Roden, London West End WI
Nina Jewell, The Alexandra WI
MFWI Annual Council Meeting Denman Dip Winner 2018
Kate Nugent, Ashford WI
200+Club Denman Bursary Winners 2018
Pam Sears, Sunbury on Thames WI
Lysa White, Sunbury Village WI
Margaret O’Sullivan, Stanwell WI
MFWI Craft Committee Denman Bursary Winner 2018
Silvia Busato-Martin, Stroud Green WI