QMCG 2015 Annual Report & Accounts Available in A3 format

If you or someone you know is visually impaired and would like to receive a copy of the QMCG 2015 Annual Report and Accounts in A3 format please get in touch with the secretary@qmcg.org.uk

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Packing Week Dates Confirmed by St James’s Palace

Packing Week for the Queen Mother’s Clothing Guild will take place this year at St James’s Palace from Monday 26th – Wednesday 28th September.  Charities and Presidents have been sent letters giving them information about security requirements.

If you would like to attend View Day, which will take place on Tuesday 27th September from 10.30-12.15pm please contact the Secretary at secretary@qmcg.org.uk

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QMCG President Mrs Etta Brown awarded BEM in New Year’s Honours

Mrs Etta Brown, of Tain, Ross-shire, was awarded a British Empire Medal in the New Year’s Honours for her work with Queen Mother’s Clothing Guild.  Etta joined QMCG in 1990 and has knitted countless items for the supported charities.

Last year her group provided 750 items that were distributed to groups of Women’s Aid in Aberdeen, Allness, Dingwall, Glasgow, Stornaway and Wick as well as to Cardinal Winning in Glasgow.

QMCG thanks Etta for her enthusiasm and energy.

This article is from the Ross-shire Journal

If you would like to become a President or join a QMCG Group please contact the Secretary.

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New Groups Founded

QMCG is very happy to announce that four new Groups have been founded, in Leicester by Audrey Stevenson, in Swanage by Catherine Wilcox, in Ripon by Karen Gill and in Durham by Vera McEwan. The Chairman and Executive Committee wish them every success.

For more information on these groups, how to support them and how to set up a new group please contact the Secretary.

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King George and Queen Mary: The Royals Who Rescued the Monarchy

A documentary first screened in 2012 was repeated on Saturday February 6th at 7.25pm.  This showed the work of QMCG, Queen Mary was heavily involved with the Guild for much of her life.  To watch the program on BBC iPlayer please use the link below:

King George and Queen Mary: The Royals Who Rescued the Monarchy

If you would like to get in touch with QMCG having watched the documentary please get in touch by email using secretary@qmcg.org.uk.

Thank you

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