Programme Action

We took part in BareFest

Friday, 6 June 2014 was a beautiful day, the evening of Saturday, 7 June 2014 was a lovely sunny evening but in the late morning and for most of the afternoon of Saturday, 7 June 2014, it rained.   Despite the … Continued

Presentation to the Khiraule Health and Education Project

    At the 75th Charter Lunch President Therese was pleased to present a cheque to Lhakpa Sherpa, co-founder of the Khiraule Education and Health Project.  In thanking the members Lhakpa spoke about the Project and informed us that the … Continued

Poppy Scatter

    2014 (the 75th Anniversary of our Charter) coincides with the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. Six members of SI Morecambe & Heysham met before the Club’s AGM to scatter poppy seeds in remembrance of … Continued

The annual Coffee Morning in Silverdale

Once again we held our main fund-raising event at the Gaskell Hall, Silverdale, in February.               The money raised at the coffee morning will be donated to the Khiraule Education and Health project in Khiraule … Continued

Beach Clean September 2013

In September 2013 members of SI Morecambe and Heysham and family members joined volunteers from the Marine Conservation Society for another successful beach clean and survey at Half Moon Bay, Heysham. The weather was fine and although we collected a wide … Continued

Supporting the Women’s Centre in Lancaster

At the Charter Lunch in May 2013 Immediate Past President, Marjorie Whitehead, presented a cheque to our guest speaker Charley Wilkinson of the Women’s Centre in Lancaster.  The money had been raised during Marjorie’s year in office and it is … Continued

The 25th of the Month

As the date of the Club’s Annual General meeting was on 25 April this year, members wore something orange to show their support for the UNiTE campaign. The UNiTE campaign has declared every 25th of the month to be Orange … Continued

Presentation to Barnardo’s Young Carers

At the AGM in April 2013, President Marjorie and Club members were delighted to present a cheque for £800.00 to Nicky Miller of Barnardo’s Young Carers in Morecambe. The money raised will be used to provide financial support for courses … Continued

A very successful coffee day

On 13 March 2013 President Marjorie, ably assisted by Bonnie, hosted an open day at her home in Morecambe where members and friends were welcomed  with coffee and cup cakes, made by Marjorie. Also present were Neil Worsley from Barnardo’s Young … Continued

Another successful February coffee morning

On Saturday, 9 February 2013 the Club hosted another very successful coffee morning at the Gaskell Hall, Silverdale, raising funds for President Marjorie’s charity for the year – Barnardo’s Young Carers. Despite the cold and the rain the event was … Continued