Tag: SI Bridgend

New Year Lunch

SI Bridgend kicked off 2018 with a New Year’s Lunch at The Heronston Hotel. The speaker, Mel Bastier, gave an interesting talk on willow weaving – with a number of members deciding that they would like to consider having a … Continued

Soroptimist Sisters – President 3

Bridgend Soroptimists’ 70th anniversary year with a difference continues with the third of our three Presidents! President Lily Laesser handed over the chain of office to Eurwen Richards for her to start her 4 months as the Club’s President. As … Continued


Celebrating 80th Birthday

One of our long-standing members celebrated her 80th birthday recently. Unfortunately Lynda has not been able to attend many Club meetings recently due to ill health, so Eileen visited Lynda at home to present her with her celebration cake.


First Prize for Service Project

There was great excitement when SI Bridgend were awarded first prize for this year’s SI Wales South Regional Programme Action Award. The Award recognises the work undertaken by the Club on the project with Barnardos in the family centre at … Continued

Supporting with Sunshine and Smiles

Once again members of the Bridgend Soroptimists joined the South Wales Branch of the English-Speaking Union for their annual summer garden party at Fonmon Castle. With rain a-plenty before and after the festivities, guests had every reason to bask in … Continued

70th Anniversary Celebration Lunch

SI Bridgend celebrated its 70th Anniversary in grand style at an Anniversary Lunch at The Bear in Cowbridge. President Frances hosted the event which with members, guests and friends enjoying a convivial afternoon together. President Frances addressed our guests and … Continued