Posts by Debbie Harris

Tenth anniversary lunch – June 2016

We were delighted that Jan Godfrey and Suzanne Rhind from the Wayland Partnership were able to join us for our tenth anniversary celebrations, as the group was their brainchild at its commencement in 2006. We particularly appreciated their help in cutting the cake! Our inspirational speaker was Joan Khurody who published her first book (her…

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Autumn lunch

Our Autumn lunch will be held on Wednesday 28 September.Our guest speaker will be Jo Wilson from Unity in Diversity, a company that specialises in inter-cultural learning. Menu: Wine/Juice on Arrival Roast Loin of Pork Served with Roast Potatoes, Herb Stuffing and Apple Sauce , or Cod Steak Topped with a Tomato, Pepper and Onion Sauce,…

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Ten year celebration lunch

Our Summer lunch is a special occasion as we will be celebrating the 10 year anniversary of Wayland Women in Business. Our speaker will be local author, Joan Khurody. Joan has captivated hundreds of readers with her memoir ‘No one Mentioned Bandits’which tells her story of braving 1950s prejudice by marrying an Indian and living in…

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Colourful spring lunch!

Our Spring speaker, House of Colour Consultant, Gill Bushnell, initially trained to be a teacher but decided this wasn’t for her. After spending a few years working for the DHSS, then the personnel department of Marks and Spencer, she changed to an exciting career as an air stewardess where she ultimately acquired a training role.…

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March lunch confirmed

We are thrilled to announce that our Spring meeting will be held on Tuesday 15th March.  Our speaker will be Gill Bushnell of the House of Colour. Gill’s is a colour analyst and personal stylist with House of Colour. She has had a varied career – originally working in HR at Marks and Spencers, followed by…

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Christmas lunch 2015

Penny Lindop, UK designer and Norfolk artist proved to be an inspirational speaker at our Christmas lunch on 1st December. Penny spoke of her early hippy lifestyle as an archaelogist and her adventures in Australia and Indonesia, leading to a fascination with spinning and weaving. Following her return to the UK, an ‘art time’ project…

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Christmas lunch details

Our Christmas lunch will take place at Broom Hall on Tuesday December 1st when our speaker will be UK designer and Norfolk Artist, Penny Lindop www.pennylindop.com There will be several exhibitors to provide you with an opportunity for some Christmas shopping so remember your purses! This lunch will undoubtedly be popular so please book early.…

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September lunch – Anna Mudeka

We were thrilled that Anna Mudeka agreed to be the speaker at our September meeting. Anna talked about her early life in Zimbabwe and her roles of musician, teacher and organisr of the charitiable initiative, the Anna Mudeka Foundation. A special treat for us was when Anna performed a song entitled ‘If I were a…

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September lunch confirmed

Anna Mudeka

We are pleased to confirm that our September lunch will be held at Broom hall on 23rd September.  We are thrilled to be able to announce that the speaker will be Anna Mudeka – musician, teacher and organiser of the charitable initiative The Mudeka Foundation, which provides education for disadvantaged children in Zimbabwe. You can find…

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Welcome to our new website

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We have come along way since Wayland Women in Business was set up back in 2006 and 9 years on we are still going strong!  To reflect the changes in our group and to keep bang up to date with the very latest technology we are thrilled to be able to launch our new website, which…

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