May Meeting - Resolutions Discussion

Wednesday 15 May 2024
19:30 to 21:30

WI votes for the final 2024 Resolution will be taken to NFWI's Annual Meeting in May by Delegates.  Help your WI to select it's preferred Resolution from the final shortlist by learning more about the proposed Resolutions and discussing the pros and cons of each.

** This meeting is suitable for existing WI members only. **

Remember to make "Grannies Quick Sponge" and bring it to the meeting with you (only if already agreed with Liz). 

Please enjoy the cake at home if you haven't agreed to make one for the meeting but would still like to try out the recipe.


- 100g soft margarine (chilled)

- 100g caster sugar

- 100g self-raising flour

- 1 teaspoon baking powder

- 2 eggs

- some green colouring (or whatever colour you have)

- flavouring of your choice (lemon extract/zest, vanilla extract, coffee extract etc.)

- a filling of your choice (jam, cream, buttercream etc.)


1. Mix margarine, caster sugar, sifted flour, eggs, baking powder and flavouring until smooth and glossy.

2. Add the colouring and swirl.

3. Divide between 2 x 18cm (7 inch) sandwich tins that have been greased and lined.

4. Bake at 160C, 325F or Gas Mark 3 for 25-30 minutes.

5. When cooked turn onto a cooling rack covered with a tea towel.

6. When cooled, sandwich together with your choice of filling.