What we’ve been up to

Railing against Abuse- Meeting the Police

Three members of Soroptimist international of Weston-super-Mare had a meeting with Det Supt Marie Wright, Avon and Somerset Police Officer with responsibility for investigating Domestic Violence cases. DS Wright was able to reassure the Soroptimists that, despite cuts in funding … Continued

Gourmet meals of Grove Restaurant 17th and 24th May

I’m sorry to report that the Gourmet evening on 17th May is fully booked and is unable to take our numbers. They are offering  another evening the following week – 24th. After our Christmas evening – several of you asked for … Continued

Dame Joan Collins speaks up for abused Women.

  On November 25th, UN Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, more than 60 Soroptimists and friends travelled by train from all over the South West to Bristol Temple Meads station.  They marched to the Lord Mayor’s Chapel, … Continued

Skirting Science 2017.

Melanie as usual has kept the flow of reports flowing and Skirting Science was reported in the Mercury following this year’s event held at Churchill. Well done everyone who participated and contributed to the success of our flagship event. A … Continued

Support for Ovarian Cancer

Weston Soroptimists sprang into action when they received a message from the charity Target Ovarian Cancer asking for volunteers to collect donations after performances of Weston Operatic Society’s musical ‘Annie Get Your Gun’ at the Playhouse.  They were able to … Continued