Region news

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


Clubs across the Region Celebrate International Women’s Day

SI Perth Perth Soroptimists and the One Stop Women’s Learning Service (OWLS) were delighted to host a ‘Because Women are Worth It’ event to celebrate International Women’s Day at the Women’s Centre and want to thank everyone who made the … Continued


Ladies Highland Lunch

Despite the relentless rain outside the atmosphere at the Ladies Highland Lunch organised by SI Easter Ross was warm and welcoming.  The speaker was Professor Dame Sue Black who spoke of her forensic work in the identification of dead bodies. … Continued


Marking International Women’s Day

SI Perth plan to mark International Day by supporting OWLS with a ‘Because Women are Worth it Event.’ This will be at the Women’s Centre, West Mill Street, Perth on March 8th from 10.30- 15.30. There will be a pampering … Continued


SI PERTH -Nursing Memorial Appeal

‘Members of Soroptimist International Perth were delighted to welcome visitors to their February meeting at which the patron & supporters of the Nursing Memorial Appeal informed us, using anecdotes, letters, poems and bulletins, that over 1500 nurses died during the … Continued