Club news

Speakers for International Women’s Day event announced

Our International Women’s Day event will take place on  Sunday 8th March 2020, 2 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. in the Desborough Suite,Maidenhead Town Hall,  St Ives Road, Maidenhead, SL6 1RF Theme: “Helping Us Achieve Our Potential” Speakers include: Dame Vera Baird, … Continued

Great turnout for Quiz at Spencer Denny Centre

Over 70 participants keenly contested the Quiz on 1st November held for the first time at the Spencer Denny Centre in Windsor.  The Vauxhall Vivas amassed a great score of 122 and were duly crowned the winners.  The participants all … Continued

News from Amsterdam

Friendship Club SI Amsterdam Amstel will be celebrating their 50th Anniversary in April 2020 and have sent an invitation for a weekend of celebrations from 17th to 19th April.  The Theme is old and New Amsterdam.

Speaker from The Fawcett Society

Members were delighted to welcome Fiona MacTaggart to the supper meeting on 18th September as she was previously the MP for Slough.

Strawberries and Fizz prove good combination

Members and guests enjoyed a superb full afternoon tea at the Fund Raiser on 28th August.  Sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam were washed down with tea and followed by strawberries and cream with meringues and a selection … Continued

Great speaker from ‘Women & Girls’

Members enjoyed a very informative talk about the problems of Period Poverty for girls and women in many parts of India.  The combination of ignorance of their own biology combined with poor sanitation and poverty means that girls suffer many … Continued

Lots has been happening in our Club

Members have been busy with a variety of events.  There was a stall at the Maidenhead Duck Derby on 26th May which raised funds for the girl we are supporting through university in Nepal.  A coffee morning was held at … Continued

A convivial lunch to celebrate another successful year

Forty members and their guests attended the Charter Lunch at Stirrups Country House Hotel near Maidenhead where they enjoyed a ‘proper’ Sunday roast in elegant surroundings.  During the year the club had raised funds for the Cancer Care Unit at … Continued