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History of the sidesaddle
History of the sidesaddle

On the 15th April Gothic Valley WI hosted a talk by Lydia Rivlin on the history of the sidesaddle. Lydia gave the group a detailed account of how the sidesaddle, and riding aside, occurred over the centuries, including in mythology, such as Aphrodite riding a swan. The sidesaddle was used for a variety of motives. Riding […]

World Goth Day Pub Quiz on May 20th
World Goth Day Pub Quiz on May 20th

Gothic Valley Women’s Institute presents a pub quiz to celebrate World Goth Day. This event is open to everyone, men and women, so feel free to bring along your friends and partners! This pub quiz is not actually in a pub, it’s upstairs at Lauderdale House, so it’s BYOB. Please bring along your own drinks and […]

WI launches two new tattoos for organ donation campaign
WI launches two new tattoos for organ donation campaign

Members of the Gothic Valley WI, an official branch of the WI that operates in North London and attracts a wide range of members from the alternative community and beyond, are getting specially designed tattoos to show they are registered organ donors in support of the National Federation of Women’s Institute’s (NFWI) 2015 Organ Donation Campaign. […]

July  2015
Events on July 15, 2015
  • Gothic Valley WI July Meeting
    Date: July 15, 2015
    Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Place: Lauderdale House, waterlow park, Highgate Hill, Greater London N6 5HG, United Kingdom
    Description: For the July meeting we shall be taking a historical walking tour of Highgate. Please assemble in the front courtyard at Lauderdale House at 7.30, and we'll set out at 7.45. We shall walk for about an hour at a leisurely pace, no sprinting! At the end of the walk ...