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Local Groups

Regional groups

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  • North West Weekend Group (Textile Without Limits) - for CQ members who would like to meet on weekends. Monthly on a Saturday or Sunday from 10.00 to 17.00.
  • ConText - covers Kent, Sussex, and Surrey. The group meets quarterly, holds an annual group challenge, and additional ad hoc workshops.
  • Exe Valley group - meets at Woodbury Village Hall, Flower Street, Woodbury, Devon EX5 1LX (Just off the B3179)

  • Region 16 Scotland - The Region 16 group has been meeting when a member suggests an activity. We have visited various exhibitions together so far.
  • Midlands CQ - Meetings usually held at Bromsgrove Rugby Club, Mondays 10.30-3.30
  • East Midlands Contemporary Textiles Meets Monthly on the 2nd Tuesday at Gotham Memorial Hall, Nottingham NG11 0HE Contact Frankie White Tel 07817 755371 
  • Region 14 - Meetings are 10.00 till 16.00 at Clifford Village Hall near Wetherby (good road access from A1, M1, M62 and A64 and buses from Leeds and Harrogate) on Saturdays.
  • Essex (Region 8) Seven 17 Contemporary Textiles Group started in 2017 by a small group of like-minded quilters who wanted to further their knowledge and enjoyment of contemporary patchwork and quilting. Meets Monthly first Thursday, 1.30 - 5pm at Little Waltham, Essex The group is currently closed to new members until 2020  Contact
  • The West Wales group started four years ago and meets monthly.
  • Contemporary Quilters West - Wiltshire, Bristol and Bath. Meet at Saltford Community Hall, BS31 3BY six times a year

  • East Midlands (Region 7 and neighbours), Weedon Bec Creative Textiles Group. monthly at Kislingbury Village Hall