2015 Club News

2015 AN EVENT NOT TO BE MISSED

Torquay & District SI volunteer at the Torbay Holiday Helpers Network City to Sea 53 Event Several of our members gave up their Saturday to volunteer to help at the Dawlish and Kingskerswell checkpoints. The City to Sea Ultra started from … Continued


2015 A day in the life of a prison warden

What a wonderful evening it was recently at Club – Mike Griffiths recalled his days as a prison warden.  All so interesting relaxed and enjoyable and good fund-raiser too! It was only so successful because so much good work, preparation, … Continued


2015 ROWCROFT SLEEP WALK

On Saturday 11 July two of our members Gill Wood & Veronica Prowse joined a posse of 1800 cowgirls and took to the streets of Torbay, walking ten miles in aid of Rowcroft Hospice. This year the Sleep Walk had … Continued


2015 INTERCLUB

Our recent Interclub was another successful evening; all of us working hard to entertain and cater for the 40 members and guests who attended.  Rosegarth was bursting at the seams! Regional President Kay journeyed across the border from SI St. … Continued


2015 BBQ

   SI Torquay members, friends and family gathered at Gill’s for a relaxed and sociable BBQ one Tuesday evening in July.  We enjoyed good food, entertaining company and conversation and, an added bonus, the sun shone late into the evening.


2015 RICKY GRANT DAY CENTRE DONATION

The Ricky Grant Day Centre at Torbay Hospital is a haematology/oncology day centre providing chemotherapy and other associated treatments, plus education and advice, on an outpatient basis. Last year President May Hulme and members of Torquay & District SI raised … Continued


2015 Bags of Love for Mary’s Meals

Many children receiving Mary’s Meals don’t have basic learning tools such as pencils and notepads. Torquay & District SI decide to support this worthy cause so that children could get the most out of their lessons by donating backpacks full … Continued


2015 WATER AID PROJECT

  Gill Wood and Veronica Prowse recently attended the Regional Conference held in Cornwall.  Pictured are Soroptimist members handing over the blue money pouches for the Water Aid project, in total £2300 has been raised.  



2015 Torquay SI have tea with friends for charity

                    An afternoon tea to remember Our afternoon at Barbara’s turned into something a bit special, the bunting was up, the tables laid and we were served a traditional afternoon tea … Continued