Welcome to the Website of the West Bridgford Branch of the Embroiderers’ Guild. We are a friendly, enthusiastic and active group of over sixty members, covering a wide range of interests within stitched textiles, and warmly welcome new members and visitors.

We offer a lively and varied monthly program, Workshop classes,  Project day classes, and exhibition opportunities, We also have  a monthly Sew and So meeting open to all. Our  monthly email newsletter keeps us in touch with our activities as well as other activities in the area

If you have an interest in textile art, embroidery and stitch, do come and join us as a regular member or on an occasional basis as a visitor

Visitors are always very welcome.

Plenty of Parking on site or nearby streets. Please don't block the Vicar or anyone else in.

We meet at St Paul's Church, Boundary Road,West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 7DB

2nd Sat 2 - 4 pm, 
2nd Thur 7 - 9 pm, alternate months
Visit our NEW Facebook Page

See Meeting Location for Google map,

WBEG Monthly Meeting 
Saturday June 9th 2pm
And Sew to Tea
A social evening with shared food and a chance to see what other people are working on.

Sales Table: 
Members tables. An opportunity for members to have a spring clean of their stash, to make room for more goodies.

St Paul's Church Boundary Road, West Bridgford, NG2 7DB
Visitors always very welcome.

See www.wbeg.org.uk for map and directions

Lecture Meeting Dates in advance:2018-2019


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January 10th 2019

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July 11th:

What's New

  • Geology and Fossils Kickstart Booklet now available as a download. Geology and Fossils Kickstart Booklet now available as a download.You can find the pdf at the bottom of the Kickstart page hereRead in browser »
    Posted 19 Jun 2018, 07:44 by Suella Postles
  • Knitting & Stitching Show - where textiles come to life! Alexandra Palace London 11th - 14th October 2018 Advance notificationThe Knitting & Stitching Show - where textiles come to life!Alexandra Palace London 11th - 14th October 2018. ...This unique show is the biggest event for the UK’s textile ...
    Posted 18 May 2018, 00:07 by Suella Postles
  • Museum of Cannock Chase, Sew Crafty Festival, Saturday 16th June 2018 Museum of Cannock Chase in Staffordshire and we have our forthcoming Sew Crafty Festival on Saturday 16th June 2018https://www.facebook.com/MuseumofCannockChasemuseumofcannockchase.org
    Posted 17 May 2018, 05:29 by Suella Postles
  • World Textile Day, 2 June 2018 World Textile Day Central 2 June 2018, 10 am - 4.30 pmKing's Sutton Millenium Memorial Hall, Astrop Rd, King's Sutton, Banbury, OX17 3PGSPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER Chris ...
    Posted 17 May 2018, 05:28 by Erica Thomson
  • Sharewear - Free Film at Broadway 9th June Sharewear is a charity based in Nottingham operating on the same principles as a Food Bank but distributing clothes. They are having an event at the Broadway cinema on the ...
    Posted 8 May 2018, 08:48 by Lois Cracolici
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The next meeting of “Sew & So” with Kickstart 
Saturday June 9th 11am-1pm

at our usual St. Paul's Church hall, Boundary Road, West Bridgford NG2 7DB

Bring your lunch and stay for the afternoon talk.

'Stepping Up and Out' with 'Sew and So'

Sew and So was originally introduced to provide an extra meeting for members participating in the Kickstart programme, but is now open to all.

Some of our members have little or no experience of exhibiting their work and may feel daunted by the prospect. Sew and So offers the perfect opportunity to share ideas; get help, support and advice on current work; techniques;enjoy mini workshops; socialise and maybe even stitch! We shall discuss the group project 'Doors And Gates” and look at ways to use the small canvas, and the use of Bondaweb (or similar products).

There is a small charge of £3 per session – I look forward to seeing you there.

 Judith Burnett

Visitors very welcome.
Our 2018 Exhibition 
'Stepping Up and Out' - in Nottingham and beyond has now finished.
Click here to see a slideshow of the pieces.

Our 2016 WBEG exhibition
A River Runs Through has now finished. 
Click here to see a slideshow of all the pieces or see below

Branch Exhibition A River Runs Through