Buxton Soroptimists

Sue Barber, a member of Buxton Soroptimists since 1987 is the newly elected Chair of Tideswell Environmental Group. She said, "Lyn Crowe will be a hard act to follow, but I will endevour to do my best".

Sue has long campaigned on environmental issues, first as a Councillor of 40 years standing, and as an individual.

Buxton Soroptimists hosted the Midland East Region meeting, with a variety of speakers. Delegates wore red, white and blue in honour of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. President Jo Holdway is the Region President, and a member of Buxton Soroptimists.

In July Buxton Soroptimists welcome visitors to the Garden Trail, and hold a Water Aid fund raiser at Tideswell's H&D Bistro.

In September an ‘Away Day’ for the region will take place in Buxton.

Soroptimists worldwide work for the betterment of women and girls, and for human rights. New members are always welcome. See Buxton Soroptimists' website for details.