Recent news about Programme Action

Meeting January 21st 2019

Unfortunately our speaker was unable to join us tonight due to problems at work. However, we had 7 guests which was fantastic and we were able to take longer over dinner to chat and catch up with each other after … Continued

Meeting December 10th 2018

Tonight was our christmas meeting. Purely social, no business and we enjoyed a festive meal & great company. We also ‘enjoyed’ 2 of Cathy’s annual quizzes which were really difficult this year with lots of groans when she revealed the … Continued

Meeting November 19th 2018

Tonight’s meeting was all about wrapping and packing! We wrapped up christmas gifts for the hospital, made up toiletry bags for the hospital and packed pre loved handbags with goodies for the One Love Soup Kitchen, who help Southend’s homeless … Continued

Meeting 15th October 2019

Our speaker this month was former model Carla Cressy who told us all about her terrible struggles with endometriosis which lead her to set up her own charity – ‘Women with Endometriosis’. Not only does she support women suffering from … Continued

Meeting September 17th 2018

Back after the summer break our speaker tonight was Alison Griffin who is the first woman to hold the position of CEO & Town Clerk of Southend-on-Sea Borough Council. She was a very interesting, informative and witty speaker who clearly … Continued

Great Bookmark Give-Away

Busy day! Teams worked hard to distribute Loves Me Loves Me Not bookmarks in Southend to celebrate UN International Youth Day. We announced our Give Away on BBC Essex on 1st August at 3.15pm and were outside Waterstones Bookshop in … Continued

The Great Pre-loved Bras Collection!

August Update! Many thanks to all the women who have supported us again [pardon the pun!] More bras boxed up and ready to go – What an event! For International Women’s day this year we collected over 1000 pre-loved bras … Continued

Seevic responds – boost for our club!

Really pleased with the sixth form college’s news item about our visit yesterday. Follow the link or find Seevic and go to the News tab. Well done students and thank you club members Susan and President Sharon for promoting … Continued

President’s Project – just a game!

Lovely to visit Seevic, the sixth form college to meet Level 1 Games students, who have been developing two games for our President’s project, as part of their ‘Working for a client’ work. The games track a teenager’s progress through … Continued

Southend’s Community Event

Several of us [wo]manned our stall at the Community Event held in Priory Park on Sunday 18th September. Our updated display boards and enthusiastic members attracted a good crowd and generated quite a lot of interest in our projects.