Holton & Waterperry W.I.


Holton WI was formed in 1949 and joined by Waterperry in 1958 and is part of the Oxfordshire Federation of Women’s Institutes .

Monthly meetings are held in Holton Village Hall on the first Tuesday of each month, except August, starting at 7.30 pm.

If you would like further information about joining a friendly group of ladies (19 members at present) or about our programme of meetings and visits please contact any member of the committee.

Committee Members


Stella Oakes


Elaine Gethins   01865 872704

Julia Dobson    01865 873038

JP Farrow         07774 938017

Sonja Barter     01865 872334

Eileen Roerig

Visitors are always welcome to our meetings. A suggested donation of £4.00 is appreciated. Refreshments are served at each meeting.

2023-24 Programme.

4 April          Easter Flower Arranging - Ann Dawson

2 May           Resolutions - Beetle Drive - Plant stall

6 June          Oyez! Oyez! Oyez! An evening with the Town Cryer of Billingham - Joe Stockil

4 July           Garden Meeting

1 August      Summer Outing to Rousham Gardens

5 Sept          Seven Years Inside.  Working with some of the most dangerous men in the country - Janine Kilroe

3 Oct            Birthday Supper

7 Nov           Emily Kemp: China explorer, Great War volunteer and Somerville College benefactor - Richard Cullen

22 Nov         Ashmolean Tour - 1 hour Highlights £10 per head

5 Dec            Christmas Crafting


2 Jan            Inside the world of a film and tv extra - Peter Hague

6 Feb            Oxford Preservation Trust - Stephen Dawson  

5 March        Annual Meeting

2 April           No corsets!  The aesthetic and rational dress movements come to Oxford - Katherine Bradley