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As Lucy Worsley Celebrates Women's Institute's 100th Birthday, We Find 10 Facts That Just Might Surprise You About UK's Largest Women's Group

20/07/2015 14:03 BST | Updated 20/07/2015 14:59 BST

To help the Women's Institute celebrate its centenary in the UK, historian Lucy Worsley is going behind the town hall doors tonight to see if there's more to the organisation than "jam and Jerusalem". The answer is, oh yes.

Ahead of tonight's 'Cake Bakers and Trouble Makers: Lucy Worsley's 100 Years of the WI', here are 10 facts that might just surprise you about this tireless group of women...

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'Cake Bakers and Trouble Makers: Lucy Worsley's 100 Years of the WI' airs tonight at 10pm on BBC2. Trailer below...

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