Quilts donated for charity

PUBLISHED: 12:16 20 February 2008 | UPDATED: 21:32 15 June 2010

MEMBERS of Musbury and Whitford Women's Institute have been busy creating patchwork quilts to raise money for charity. The home economics group has been meeting once a month for the last 18 months to create the colourful quilts and are donating them to a

MEMBERS of Musbury and Whitford Women's Institute have been busy creating patchwork quilts to raise money for charity.The home economics group has been meeting once a month for the last 18 months to create the colourful quilts and are donating them to a variety of children's and blind organisations to raffle for funds.The materials were donated to Musbury and Whitford WI by Cynthia Wheeler, of Taunton, who herself has raised thousands of pounds for Musgrove Park Hospital through patch working over the last 40 years.


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