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So how can we meet as a Region under the Covid-19 Lockdown?

So how can we meet as a Region under the Covid-19 Lockdown?

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February Regional Meeting 2021 Thanks to the wonders of modern technology and a very willing Regional Communications Officer, we were able to meet on Saturday, 13 February 2021 for our short Regional Meeting, via Zoom.  Whilst this is not the same as meeting everyone ‘in person’, where we can chat before, after and during the lunch break, I do think it is important that we continue to hold our meetings in whatever format that we can.  It’s always interesting to scroll through the pages of those present and it was lovely to see Judith Grocott with us. Our speaker was Rebekah Wilson, Communications Officer at The Wish Centre and she gave us a really comprehensive talk about ‘Impact of Policing, Family Courts and new Domestic Violence Bill on victims of domestic abuse’.  There was a lot of information to take in and I guess that
Preston Soroptimists event for International Women's Day 6 March 2021
What are Preston Soroptimists doing to highlight International Women’s Day 2021?

What are Preston Soroptimists doing to highlight International Women’s Day 2021?

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Making a Difference Preston Soroptimists are celebrating International Women’s Day with a ‘Zoominar’.  The theme is ‘Making a Difference’ and we have some great speakers to inspire us. These include Katherine Fletcher MP for South Ribble and Lucy Candy, manager of the local domestic refuge, both of whom make a massive difference in their own ways. It will be held on Saturday March 6 from 1.00 to 3.00pm – you know you don’t have anything in your diary so why not join us? For more information or a link to the meeting please contact Karen Rainford at k.rain@tiscali.co.uk