Welcome to the WIGs website!

Colchester WIGs logoThe WIGs are a growing Women's Institute based in Colchester, Essex. We’re out to celebrate what it means to be a woman in the modern world – and that’s not being a WAG-wannabe. We’re the WIGs, the WI Girls, and we’re here to bring back more traditional values and pastimes that are often overlooked in today’s busy lifestyle.

We meet on the first Wednesday of every month at 7:30pm-9:30pm at the Wilson Marriage Centre, Barrack Street, Colchester, so come along and join the fun!

Everyone is welcome, from 18 years to 118 years. We pride ourselves on being an all-encompassing group of women who are driven by a common interest - a desire to learn new things, discover new interests and share our experiences with like-minded people. It’s about being ourselves, while learning and growing from our adventures together.

 Next meeting: 3 June 2015 - Bollywood Dancing

Cheque to be presented to St Helena Hospice for monies raised during 2014/5. Voting for 2015/6 charity to take place.

We welcome visitors to all of our monthly meetings (for a suggested donation of £4.00). Should you decide to join you will also be entitled to attend all our sub groups and socials!

Find out how to join the WIGs and what to expect when you come along to a meeting.

Please note: the Wilson Marriage Centre is not our postal address and should not be used. If you would like to get in touch please use the Contact Us Form

You can find The WIGs in the social media, just click on the links below to take you to our pages.

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Check out the events page to see what the next meetings and socials will be! For a reminder of the speakers we've already had, take a look at the past speakers page.

Can you spot yourself in our photos? Stand out from the crowd with your own WIGs t-shirt or hoodie!

For further information that may interest you, see the Members' Updates page.

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E-mail: thewigs@live.co.uk
The WIGs is part of the Women's Institute, Essex Federation registered charity no. 1014445