Club news

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

30 years a Soroptimist

At our AGM in April President Bonnie was delighted to present Joan Lunt with her long service certificate to acknowledge Joan’s 30 years as a Soroptimist.   Joan is an active and committed Soroptimist, having served the organisation at Club, Regional, … Continued

President for 2016 to 2017

At our Annual General Meeting in April 2016 incoming President Bonnie Mitchell was presented with the chain of office by Maureen Turner.   After a year without a president we are very pleased to have a president for 2016-2017 and … Continued

We learnt a lot

We had a most enjoyable Social Evening in March when member Sheila gave a talk on her voluntary work as a First Responder. The evening was informative and entertaining as Sheila spoke of various incidents which she had encountered and … Continued

Have I been a member for so long?

At our social evening in February we were delighted to be able to present long service certificates of 25 years and 30 years respectively to members Kath Edge and Margaret Paterson. Both members have held several Offices in the Club … Continued

Back to it!

We are preparing to recommence after our summer recess. Our fund for the defibrillator is growing. We have a few events planned for the next few months but of course our primary focus must always be Programme Action. That is … Continued

Summer time!

There’s an end-of-term feeling in our Club today and tomorrow because it’s our annual Club meal – after this we have a six week recess.   We are delighted to welcome Margaret Lister and look forward to working with her on … Continued