Barbara Moore Vice Chairman chaired the May meeting of Ballievey W.I.
Barbara welcolmed Robert Bell from S.D. Bell tea merchants in Belfast.
Robert enlighted the ladies on the history of tea which unbelievably has been around for over 4,000 years.
The competition was ‘A Teapot Stand’ and this was won by Anne Martin with Mairead Woods runner-up.
The ballot was won by Mary Gault.
There are still some places available for the outing on Sat 4th June to Newtownards, Mount Stewart and a meal at Harrisons Greyabbey.
Contacts are Hester Martin tel. no 406 23771 or Anne Martin tel. no 406 71231.
The meeting closed with the singing of ‘A Countrywoman’s Song