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Regional Day 2014 (Archive)

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Regional Day 2014

                          Regional Day 2014

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For those who came and those who couldn't make it - enjoy!

SUNDAY 18th May 2014 10am to 4.45pm, is Regional Day at the Becket School (same venue as 2013)

Retail Therapy 10am to 2pm
Speaker - Claire Thornton

10am Doors open 
Receipt of competition entries, by 10.30 please
Free Tea and Coffee available all day.
Traders, Exhibitions, Fundraising, Raffles.

12 noon prompt Welcome, National and Regional Chairmen give
updates from HQ and the Region.

12.30 (approx.) to 2pm eat your packed lunch, continue shopping.
Enjoy the exhibitions, demonstrations and slideshow of work from all the Region's branches
Last chance to buy raffle tickets which will be available on the day.

2.30pm prompt 'Embellishment-the skills of the Tudor and Stuart Embroiderers’ and fellow Craftspeople'
Lecture to be given by Claire Thornton, costume maker, lecturer and author.
Sponsored by Madeira Threads

Presentation of Prizes
Members Competition theme "Be-Ribboned, Be-Jewelled and Be-Ruffed” 
Sponsored by Coats Anchor. 
Regional Raffle
Chinese Raffle

4pm Tea and cake  4.30pm Close

Previous Years Archive


The School is close to M1 and is on a regular bus route from Nottingham railway Station and Tram Terminus at Station Street.

Secondhand Book Stall---------Regional Day Sub-Group
Chinese Raffle (cushions)-------Chesterfield Branch
Tombola--------------------------Lincolnshire Branch
Fabric and Thread---------------Trent & Erewash Valley Branch
Handmade Greetings Cards----North Nottinghamshire Branch
Creative Tote Bags------------- Derbyshire Branch
Treasure Quilt-------------------Nottinghamshire Branch
Theme Bags---------------------Lutterworth Branch
Delicious Cakes------------------West Bridgford Branch

Entrance and Lecture £12 includes beverages and tea time cakes
Tickets available via your Branch.
Limited tickets are also available on the door for members and non-members - contact Barbara Meeke Entrance only £5 Lecture only £7

Raffle tickets 50p each or £2.50 a strip
1st Prize £75 worth of textile related goods
2nd Prize £50 worth Textile related goods
3rd Prize £25 worth Textile related goods
4th Prize £25 worth Textile related goods
Several smaller prizes

We look forward to seeing all of you and your members.

Barbara Meeke (on behalf of planning sub-group)
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