Tag: S I Swindon & District.

Suffragette Victory Breakfast in aid of Swindon Women’s Aid held 5th July 2018

Swindon Club President Valerie and Treasurer Jackie attended a celebratory reconstruction in Swindon of the Victory Breakfast. held at The Cecil Hotel London on 5th July 1928 by the Suffragettes, after full women’s suffrage was finally attained. (In 1918 only … Continued


Soroptimists visit to Horizon finding out about help for victims of crime and witnesses

On 22nd June  we went to Devizes Police HQ to find out about the work done by Horizon.  The groundbreaking help offered to all vulnerable victims and witnesses of crime was set up by the Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office … Continued






Regional AGM June 2017

“Lydia, Valerie and Jackie from SI Swindon enjoying the Soroptimist Regional AGM at Tiverton, in June. The event included inspiring speakers; our Federation President Ann Hodgson, Past International President Ann Garvie and Dame Sarah Mullally, Bishop of Crediton, the 1st … Continued




Three Members attended the SIGBI Conference in Malta in November 2016 and also gave hearing aids to SI Surulere.

The Conference was on the theme “Engineering the Future”  and featured excellent speakers including the only British woman astronaut.  Contact was renewed with our friendship link in Nigeria S I Surulere.  We gave them another bag of hearing aids for … Continued