Club news 2013-2014

AGM April 2014 New member

  It was outgoing President Barbara’s pleasure to induct new member Gill on the eve of the AGM.

AGM April 2014 Retiring member Barbara

      At the recent well attended AGM held in the Heronston Hotel outgoing President Barbara was very pleased to thank retiring member Barbara for all she has done for the Club over the many years of her membership, … Continued

International Women’s Day

Ten Club members met on the old stone bridge in Bridgend to celebrate International Women’s Day . Walking through town with our Soroptimist sashes we congregated at a local hostelry and enjoyed a very tasty lunch.

Club members celebrate New Year

  Over 30 Club members had an enjoyable evening at The Bear in Cowbridge. It was good to enjoy an evening of fun and friendship and to finish off with a quiz.     

Friendship Link Club Australia

  On a recent visit to family in Australia, club member Carys met up with members Chris, Audrey and Carol from Friendship club Moreton Bay Inc.

Christmas Tree Festival

  The Club decided again this year to support the Christmas Tree Festival held in St. Mary’s Nolton, Bridgend. All proceeds this year will go to Bridgend Womens’ Aid which SI Bridgend also supports. The photos show President Barbara and members … Continued

Club President and members at Conference November 2013

     President Barbara and several Club members enjoyed the experience of the Conference at Gateshead. They were pleased to support Club member, Rayner as she was inaugurated into the post of Regional President, Wales South. Members were also very … Continued

“Ella Riley”visits Club

Club member, Freya, brought along her husband Steve to entertain members with the inspiring story of how they obtained the rights to Riley’s Toffee Rolls and are running a successful business making and selling them from their sweet shop in … Continued

Members have fun and raise money at Garden Party

                Several members attended a recent English Speaking Union garden Party at Fonmon Castle. The weather was glorious and the Club tombola stall raised £188 for the President’s charities.