Club news

Healthy Relationship Bookmarks

  SI Tamworth worked with partner organisations to produce bookmarks with local contact details of organisations that provide help for victims of Domestic Violence. The bookmarks were based on the ‘he loves me…he loves me not’ phrase. Bookmarks were chosen … Continued

New Member

  New member, Gwen Kingsley was inducted at our November Business meeting.

Starfish Project

An interesting talk was given to members about the work of the Starfish project. There is a growing homeless population in Tamworth. A pilot scheme to provide night shelters was run in February 2017 for one month. The project was … Continued

Handicap International

    In September SI Tamworth held a successful Harvest supper to raise funds to buy prosthetics to support Handicap International. It was a fun evening with entertainment being provided by Simply Rhona and a raffle.         … Continued

Meru Women’s Garden Project

  Patricia Gatherum visited SI Tamworth in September to speak about the Meru Women’s Garden project. Members from SI Midland Chase also attended the meeting. A cheque for £185 was presented for the Meru Garden project. This was from monies … Continued

Summer Tea

  Vicky Vernon,Chris Fulwell,Edna Schafer Hughes and Brenda Frankham provided  a gorgeous, sumptuous cream tea which began with Prosecco.               It was a delightful afternoon- a lovely happy occasion and it raised £314 for … Continued

Picnic meeting

  This year SI Tamworth had a lovely Picnic Evening at Woodhouse Farm and Garden at Whittington. The farm is a community supported agriculture scheme and Community Interest Company and aims to reconnect local people with the joy of fresh … Continued

Past Presidents lunch

  25 Past Presidents met for their annual lunch at The School House, Weeford on a very warm and lovely Summer’s day. Everybody had a very enjoyable get together and we had photographs in the lovely Rose arbour.

Aquabox talk

  The Speaker at our July Business meeting Colin Cartwright from the Rotary club of Tamworth and an Ambassador for the Rotary Club of Wirksworth’s Aquabox charity.   Colin gave an informative talk about the work that Aquabox does. Aquabox … Continued

Cervical cancer event

  Special guest Claire Cohen from Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust gave a very informative presentation to Tamworth Soroptimists. There were also presentations from Linda Hayes, a member of SI Tamworth and a cervical cytology outreach nurse and Hannah and Jenny, … Continued