Regional Day 2016

Sunday May 15th 2016

Speaker - Alison Larkin - "Stitches in Time: Recreating Historical Embroidery".

Competition: "All Creatures Great and Small"

For the last few years we have held our Regional Day at The Becket School, West Bridgford Nottingham; this is a venue central to the Region providing good space and on-site Parking.


10am Doors open

Free Tea and Coffee available all day.

Traders, Exhibitions, Fundraising, Raffles.

11.00 am Welcome. Updates from HQ and Region

12.30 pm Lunch, enjoy Traders and Branch Stalls

12.45 - 1.15 (approx.)

Lecture Theatre closed for Judging Members Competition

1.15 - 2.15 Opportunity to place your vote for the Members' Competition.

2.30pm prompt start of Lecture by Alison Larkin

Stitches in Time:

Recreating Historical Embroidery

Presentation of Prizes

Members Competition theme

"All Creatures Great and Small”

Young Embroiderers Competition

Sponsored by Coats Anchor.

Regional Raffle

Chinese Raffles

Treasure Hunt Winner

4pm Tea and cakes - courtesy of West Bridgford Branch

4.45pm Close

Traders - 2016

Art Van Go

21st Century Yarns

Janet Humphrey

Mulberry Silks

The Sewing Patch

Entaco (John James Needles)

Displays - 2016

Young Embroiderers’


Summer School

Members Challenge 2016

Fundraising - 2016

Tombola - Lincolnshire Branch

Chinese Raffle, Little Treasures - Chesterfield Branch

Susan's Stall - Trent and Erewash Valley Branch

Vintage Tea Party - Northamptonshire

Treasure Hunt - Derbyshire Branch

Chinese Raffle of Door Stops - Hinckley Branch

Decorated Calico Bags & Purses - Nottinghamshire Branch

Hoopla - a selection of items made from embroidery hoops - Regional Committee. See poster attached below.