Club news 2016 – 2017

Congratulations to Anne on her MBE

Members congratulated Anne Morgan on receiving her MBE for services to the community of South Wales in the New Year’s Honours. Many congratulations Anne.


Afternoon tea benefits Y Bont charity

On March 22, Bridgend Soroptimists held an afternoon tea celebration at Coed-y-Mwstwr Hotel, when president Sue presented a cheque for £1,400 to Mags Griffiths, general manager of Y Bont. The children’s charity based in Bridgend providing a day nursery for … Continued

New Year, New Plans

In keeping with tradition, members of SI Bridgend enjoyed a New Year’s Dinner to kick off the programme for 2017. Excitement is building as 2017 is the Club’s 70th anniversary and these ladies certainly know how to celebrate!


Bridgend Soroptimist host Church service

On Wednesday, December 8, Bridgend Soroptimists held their annual Christmas Service at the Princess of Wales Hospital chapel. The service was conducted by Hospital Chaplain Rev Hilary Jardin. Club members Sue Davies, Lily Laesser, Eurwen Richards and Dr April May … Continued


Bridgend Soroptimists enjoy Malta Conference

Four members of Bridgend Soroptimists attended the Federation Conference in Malta. The conference programme was interesting, varied and full of fun. World-class speakers, Dave Coplin of Microsoft and Helen Sharman, Britain’s first astronaut, set the scene and were joined on … Continued

Soroptimists become catwalk queens

On October 26, Bridgend Soroptimists held a sell-out fashion show at the Heronston Hotel, Bridgend. Fashions from Samantha B Boutique in Ewenny were featured and club members took to the catwalk in great style modelling garments ranging from casual right … Continued