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On the 19th February 1897 the first Women’s Institute in the World was formed in the Province of Ontario, Canada and in 1915 the first in the United Kingdom at Llanfair PG (full name - Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch) in North Wales. The WI was established in Northern Ireland in 1932.