Current Club News
In July 2011 one of the first fundraising events for President Sheila's Charity was a sponsored kayak paddle around Brixham Harbour, afterwards everyone enjoyed a cream tea.
At our Interclub Meeting in July 2011, President Sheila made Frieda Simmons, one of our more senior members an Honorary Member. She presented Frieda with a certificate and a framed photograph of her daughter Jane Lancaster who will be Club President in 2013-2014.
Every summer, usually the first weekend in August, we run the tea tent for three days at the Torbay Steam Fair. Members bake cakes and scones to sell to raise money for the President's chosen charity.
The local Methodist Church held a Christmas Tree Festival, local Charities were invited to decorate a tree.One of our members Susan Smith, a talented artist, created decorations made from paper from old copies of the Soroptimist News Magazines to decorate our tree.
In early December Social Secretary Chris Hunt organised a trip for members and friends to to visit the National Trust property Cotehele to see the garland for which it is famous. Whilst there we also enjoyed a delicious lunch.