Westwood Mothers' Union

Welcome to the Westwood Branch of the Mothers Union (MU). The MU is an organisation of 3.6 million Christians in over seventy eight countries who give money, experience and prayer to support marriage and family life.

The MU was founded by Mary Sumner in 1876. The headquarters is in London at Mary Sumner House, Tufton Street, Westminster. This was purchased by members in the 1920s. The Mothers' Union

In Westwood our branch meet on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 2pm in members homes. Visitors and friends are always welcome.

More information can be obtained from the secretary: Christine Cordey E.M. Tel:  865653


Westwood M U

Our meeting in June will be on Tuesday 23rd  when our Deanery president, Mrs Marlene Haffenden will come to talk to us on "Credit Unions". On Tuesday 28th  July we will be having our annual Garden Party for Senior Citizens in the village. This will take place at 3.30pm at Mary Needham’s house, 38 The Pastures.

 

We will again be running the cake stall at the Church Fete on Saturday 18th July at Westwood Manor at 2pm. We would be very grateful for any contributions to our stall such as cakes, savouries, jams etc. These may be delivered to the Manor on the day, 10am onwards or with Betty Hancock at 17 Boswell Road during the week. Last year we made the record amount of £255.73  in spite of bad weather.

 

There will be no meeting in August but there will be a service in the Bradford Deanery to celebrate the birth of our founder, Mary Sumner on  9th August 2015.Venue will be announced later. We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in members’ homes. Visitors and friends are always very welcome at our meetings.

 

For further information please contact:-Christine Cordey Tel: 865653  Mary Needham Tel: 866322


Article published: 13 May 2015

Westwood M U

We meet again on Tuesday 28th April 2015 at 2pm with Valerie Allen,18 Hebden Road, Westwood when Mrs Sheila Crone will talk about our founder “Mary Sumner”.

On Tuesday 26th May at 2pm, our speaker will be Marlene Huffenden, MU Deanery Secretary. She will talk on “Credit Unions”. Our venue will be with Christine Cordey, 92, Winsley Rd, Bradford.

On Friday May 15th we will be holding a lunch at 38, The Pastures. This will be for mothers/carers and children under five and will take place from 12-2.30 pm. Please contact Mary Needham if you would like to come.

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in members’ homes. Transport can be arranged. We are a small group but visitors and friends are always welcome at our meetings.

For further information please contact:-

Christine Cordey E.M. Tel: 865653

Mary Needham, Deputy E.M. Tel: 866322


Article published: 18 Mar 2015

Westwood M U

 

On Tuesday 25th February 2015 we will meet with Ann Hawke,117 Upper Westwood, when The Rev. Ian Staines will talk to us on “Communications”.

On Sunday 22nd March,which is Lady Day, we will be reading the lessons and taking the prayers during the Morning Service. This will be followed by the Annual Parish Church Meeting.

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in members homes. Visitors and friends are always welcome at our meetings which finish with tea and biscuits.

For further information please contact:-

Christine Cordey, Leader. Tel: 865653

Mary Needham, Deputy Leader. Tel: 866322

 

 

 


Article published: 08 Jan 2015

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