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Lancaster Soroptimists celebrate International Women’s Day with banners, flags and T-shirts

Every year members of Lancaster Soroptimists hold an event to mark and support International Women’s Day.

This year the club had the assistance of local photographer Steve Pendrill, who was the speaker at the regular monthly meeting, relating anecdotes of adventures, opportunities and mishaps during his 25 years as a press photographer.

After his talk Steve took a group photo of members holding their flags and banners reflecting both the international women’s organisations and schools actively supported by SI Lancaster and the life and work of Ruth Ginsberg, the American feminist lawyer who was the first Jewish woman Justice ever to be appointed to the US Supreme Court and who was a lifelong promoter of worldwide gender equality.

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