Region news

Regional Meeting at Easter Ross

On Saturday November 17th, Scotland North members travelled north to scenic Easter Ross. The meeting was held in the National Hotel, High Street, Dingwall. Regional President Prue asked that attendees to wear orange to mark ‘International Day for the Elimination of … Continued

Sleep in the Park

Regional President Prue is bravely taking part in Sleep in the Park. This is a nationwide sleep out to end homelessness in Scotland for good. Four Cities across Scotland . One night 12,000 people under the stars. Saturday 8th December, 2018. … Continued

Women of the World (WOW) 2018 Festival

  Soroptimist members Ann Bellingham (Perth) and Christine Perry (Crieff) were delighted to let everyone attending the Women of the World (WOW) 2018 Festival in Perth hear about Soroptimist International and the work done locally,  nationally & internationally. The second … Continued

SI Crieff Celebrates 60 Years.

  CONGRATULATIONS  TO SI CRIEFF The September Scotland North Region meeting was held in Crieff.  An event at which the local club also celebrated their 60th anniversary. Scrumptious cup cakes were served to mark the 60th anniversary. Corrie McNeill gave … Continued

President Prue’s Terrific Achievement

On Sunday August 19th, Regional President Prue Watson completed the 26 mile St Andrews to Dundee – Monifieth- Kilt Walk.  Almost 3,000 people took part in this year’s walk. Prue was raising money for Dundee Women’s Festival. Amazing Prue. Well … Continued

Scotland North Clubs Get Together for a Beach Clean

Soroptimist Day of Service and Friendship On a wet Friday morning on July 20th – the only wet, cold Friday in July- a group of Soroptimists congregated on Broughty Ferry Beach. Friends from SI Crieff and Perth joined SI Dundee members … Continued

SI Dundee Members Join the Suffragette March in Edinburgh.

Thousands of women from Scotland and the north of England marked the 100th anniversary of the Representation of the People’s Act, which gave some women the right to vote, by marching  through Edinburgh on Sunday June 10th. The march was … Continued

Region Meeting Perth June 2018

A very successful and enjoyable meeting was held at McDiarmid Park Perth on Saturday June 9th. President Prue chaired the event which was both a Region Meeting and AGM. It was with sadness that Prue reported the dissolution of SI … Continued

SN President Prue in Dunfermline

Region President Attended SI Dunfermline 68th Charter Dinner on Saturday May 20th. President Prue took greetings to the SI Dunfermline from Scotland North. Prue congratulated members on their excellent work in Uganda bringing education, economic independence and solar lamps and … Continued

Joint Conference

Building Bridges: Uniting Communities Conference was held on Sat April 16th at Stirling Court Hotel and Conference Centre, University of Stirling. Delegates enjoyed excellent speakers and the varied content made this a very worthwhile day.  The venue was a good choice … Continued