Club news

Suffragette Centenary

  Wearing the suffragette colours of green, white and purple Heswall members arranged a walk at Parkgate to celebrate the centenary of women getting right to vote.


Christmas lunch

Through the year the retired Soroptimists meet informally on a regular basis. In December they met for a Christmas lunch and enjoyed an excellent meal and good company. Friendship through Soroptimism.


Long Service Award Presentation

    At November’s speaker meeting President Maureen presented Brenda Elphick with her Long Service Award recognising her 35 years as a member of Heswall Soroptimists.  She thanked Brenda for her service to the Club and to the community – … Continued


Christmas flowers

Hare and Hatter’s florist gave tips and hints for Christmas decorations while demonstrating how to make them. The arrangements were then raffled to raise funds for SUDEP Action which supports people bereaved by sudden unexpected epileptic death. The raffle and … Continued


SUDEP Action Speaker evening

President Maureen has chosen SUDEP Action as her charity for her year in office. She arranged for members to hear about the work of the charity which is dedicated to raising awareness of epilepsy risks and tackling epilepsy deaths including … Continued


Well I never – is that how it works

SI Heswall have a number of dinner meetings through the year and guests are invited to speak on a wide variety of subjects. Here President Maureen is with Professor John Walker and his wife, Elaine, who entertained members on the … Continued


Region AGM September 2018

At the Region meeting and AGM in September Pam Cheeseley Hollinshead of SI Bebington was installed as President for 2018-19. Heswall member, Jenny Wilson, was installed as President Elect with a team from the Club at the meeting too.


Soroptimists at Heswall Farmers’ Market

      Members of SI Heswall had a productive day on Saturday, at Heswall Farmers’ Market. This photo shows joint chair of Membership Cynthia Duggan and Jean Bacon with their colourful and informative stall. This event enabled some of … Continued


Pensby Wood Centre

SI Heswall member, Janice Moon , shares her craft skills at the Heswall Day Centre for adults with disabilities. During the construction of a nearby centre for the profoundly handicapped the builders visited and saw one of the collages done … Continued


SIGBI conference 2018

A team of members of SI Heswall joined over 1,000 Soroptimists at the SIGBI conference in Liverpool. The three day event offered a full programme to suit everyone. Two of our members, Jill and Maureen, spoke to the conference about Heswall’s PA … Continued