Region Meeting and AGM Easter Ross

The Annual General Meeting of Soroptimist International Scotland North was held  on Saturday, 10 June 2017, in the National Hotel, Dingwall. The  AGM went very smoothly but we still lack essential officers for Region 2017-18: President-elect, Vice-president, Programme Action Officer, … Continued

International President on holiday in Scotland.

Highland Lunch with International President. SI SN President Jean & her husband Donald were delighted to have a lengthy lunch in Aberfeldy with Soroptimist International President Yvonne, her husband Richard & Past Federation Membership Director Kate Moore, who were taking a … Continued

Soroptimists Enjoy a Great Day at Joint Conference 2017

Over one hundred Soroptimists gathered in Perth for a most interesting and enjoyable day. Mrs Liz Grant, Provost of Perth and Kinross welcomed delegates to the conference. The mystery guest speaker was Dame Elish Angiolini QC who was Lord advocate for … Continued

Joint Conference Saturday April 22nd 2017

Scotland North and South Regions Joint Scottish Conference Stepping Up and Leading the Way When: Saturday, 22 April 2017 Where: McDiarmid Park (home of St Johnstone FC), Perth PH1 2SJ Who: Soroptimists and interested friends Price: £35 March Update and Programme : see below. 2017 … Continued

LADIES HIGHLAND LUNCH – 2017.

SI Easter Ross’s very popular Ladies Highland Lunch was an enjoyable and successful event again this year. The club uses this event to mark International Women’s Day. The speaker was Shona MacLean who writes historical fiction as S. G MacLean.  Shona, … Continued

Dundee Soroptimists Reclaim the Night

Members of SI Dundee took part in Dundee’s 4th Reclaim the Night. WRASAC was delighted by the turnout for this event. The march was through Dundee City Centre with representatives of many Women’s organisations in the City asking that ‘Violence … Continued

Perth Soroptimists know how to spend the winter nights – knitting.

Perth Soroptimists were delighted to hear of the work of the Aberlour Trust recently at the Scotland North Regional Council Meeting. Members handed over 15 baby blankets, 100 matinee jackets, 70 baby and children’s hats plus socks and bootees to … Continued

Crieff Regional Meeting

On December 3rd members from across Scotland North attended the Region meeting at Strathearn Community Campus, in Crieff. President Jean welcomed all before proceeding to the Region Council Meeting. Prue Watson was confirmed as President Elect and Ann Gourlay as … Continued

Malta hosted the SIGBI 82nd Annual Conference.

The SIGBI 82nd Annual Conference “Engineering the Future” took place between the 10th and 12th November at the Malta Hilton in St Julians. The Conference theme chosen by The President of SIGBI, Margaret Emsley, herself a Civil Engineer, makes reference … Continued

Club News: SI Aberdeen

Gold Awards Ceremony for SI Aberdeen members.   Regional President Jean joined other guests at SI Aberdeen’s Gold Award Ceremony. Photograph below: