Club news

A Soroptimist for 25 Years

At our April Business meeting President Joan presented Sandra Moon with a SIGBI Long Service Certificate for 25 years as a Soroptimist.   Sandra is a loyal, committed member of Soroptimist International, having formerly been a member of SI Carnforth before joining … Continued

Another successful coffee morning in Silverdale

In February we once again held a coffee morning in the Gaskell Hall, Silverdale, raising funds for our five chosen charities for the year 2017-2018.                 It was “all hands on deck” and … Continued

In the running for the Rose Bowl competition

At the June 2017 Regional Lunch we learnt that we had come second to SI Rishton and Great Harwood in the annual Rose Bowl competition which had challenged the Clubs to submit a limerick with a Soroptimist theme. This was no easy … Continued

Friendship at the heart of Soroptimism

In September 2017 we had the pleasure of meeting up with members of SI Bootle, one of our Friendship Link clubs, at Barton Grange Garden Centre near Preston.  We had time for a morning coffee and a browse round the Garden … Continued

A variety of social events

In June 2017 we enjoyed a very interesting evening walk along Morecambe Promenade in the company of guide Peter Wade who pointed out and explained the many Art Deco features of the buildings of central Morecambe, including the iconic Midland Hotel.  It … Continued

A most enjoyable Charter Lunch 2017

In May 2017 we held our 78th Charter Lunch at the Headway Hotel, Morecambe.  Once again the weather was good and the company excellent as we welcomed friends, partners and Soroptimists from around the North West Region and the Isle … Continued

Interesting meetings

During Joan’s year as President of the Club we had many interesting meetings when we invited officers of the Regional executive committee of SI North West England and the Isle of Man to speak about their work for Region.  These visits … Continued

A new Soroptimist Year and we welcome President Joan

At the Club’s Annual General Meeting in April 2017 the Club Officers were elected and President Bonnie Mitchell handed over the chain of office to President Joan Lunt and wished Joan a happy and successful year in office.   Maureen Turner … Continued

Our entry for the 2016 Rose Bowl competition

  From the first notification of the 2016 Rose Bowl competition – to produce a sensory cushion for a person with dementia – members of the Club worked at providing ideas and items for our cushion entry. President Bonnie sewed it together … Continued

77th Charter Anniversary

On 8 May 2016, a beautiful sunny day,  the Club celebrated its 77th Charter Anniversary at the Headway Hotel, Morecambe.  We do seem to be lucky with lovely weather for our Charter anniversaries and our members and guests always enjoy the view … Continued