200 Knitted Innocent Hats taken to AgeUK. The Innocent Company will pay 25p per hat to AgeUK

July 13, 2019


Toilet twinning with St Patrick’s church

July 2, 2019

A plaque was presented to Father John and John Roger, a very good friend of Beryl Morgan outside the main toilet at St patrick’s Church in Corsham.  The toilet twinning with a toilet in Africa was done in memory or Beryl who passed away last year.  She had been a member of our club for a very long time.fullsizeoutput_107b7


Talk by ‘Feel Good’, Feel Better’ charity

June 27, 2019

Carol Owens, volunteer from the charity ‘Feel Good, Feel Better’ gave an interesting talk at our meeting telling us how the charity offers make up and image sessions to women who have suffered from cancer and need some advice on how to make themselves feel good again with the help of make up and toiletries.

These are just some of the products that are provided during one of the sessions.

This is such a worthwhile charity and really does make a difference to people’s lives including men as well as younger sufferers.


Our club wins the Ellen Brawn award for Achievement in Soroptimist Programme Areas

June 9, 2019

Our club won the Ellen Brawn award at our regional conference in Brixham on Saturday for our programme action work achieved over the last year. We were stunned and delighted and incredibly proud that our club has been recognised for the work and dedication that we have put in, and that women and girls locally, nationally and internationally have been empowered by our club. Four members attended the conference and received the award from regional Programme Action Officer Di Hill.


Sister Club members visit us from India and Kenya.

May 30, 2019

We were fortunate to have 2 ladies, Yvette and Mum Sandra from India (Bombay, Chembur club) come and visit us for a few days. We were able to show them the local area and also learn about the Indian culture and the good things that their club achieve.

The club members joined them for a meal at Hall and Woodhouse and we exchanged views and news which made it a very memorable evening.

We also had Halima from Mombasa who dropped in for a meal also and introduced herself and hopefully she will be visiting the club when her work brings her to Bath.


Toilet Twinning Certificate Presentation

May 30, 2019

President Jenny presented a Toilet Twinning certificate to Hall and Woodhouse restaurant on Wednesday evening and this framed certificate will be displayed in the ladies toilet upstairs near to where we hold our monthly meetings.

This toilet is twinned with one in Sierra Leone and there’s a photo of it for all to see. We were able to build a toilet with a legacy left to the club by a member and we have 2 more that have been built and will be presented at a later date.

This is such a valuable project and really does make the lives of people in desperate places much more bearable.


Successful bucket collection at Prior Park Garden Centre

May 25, 2019

We did our annual bucket collection at Prior Park Garden Centre for ‘Save the Children’ today and raised £250 towards the charity that is celebrating 100 years. The sun was shining which brought out the customers with a friendly smile.


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