Tag: Swindon Soroptimists

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






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





Annual Lunch October 16th 2016

We were delighted to welcome the Regional President. Diane and members from Cirencester, Bath, Cheltenham and Bristol Clubs to our 56th Annual Lunch held at the Chisledon House Hotel.  Our speaker was Angus Macpherson who is the Police and Crime … Continued