The Club meeting on Wednesday 31st July 2013 was on the theme of Prison Reform. Amanda Hamblin DL and Jane King, who are both members of the Prison Independent Monitoring Board, gave an account of the problems women face whilst in prison. The meeting was attended by several guests including past Federation President Liz Batten, SE Region President Angela Edwards and Soroptimists from East Grinstead, Eastbourne and Tunbridge Wells. After a lively discussion, many participants adjourned to the Rainbow Inn in Cooksbridge for supper.
Change of Insignia
At the club meeting on Thursday 20th June 2013, Anne Hudson handed over the President’s Chain to Sarah Mackintosh.
Elizabeth Mackintosh and Sophie St Clair Jones then presented Anne with flowers and a book of pictures from her year as Founder President.
Christmas Celebration 2012
On 15th December 2012 members of the Lewes Club and partners were joined by Regional President Angela Edwards and SI East Grinstead member Jane Oatey to hear about the Belfast Conference and enjoy festive drinks and nibbles.
Barbecue in Barcombe
On a hot and sunny Sunday 19th August 2012, members of the Lewes Club and their partners enjoyed a barbecue at a member’s home in Barcombe.
On Tuesday 1st May 2012 members of the new Lewes Club and their partners enjoyed a walk around Bluebell Woods in Piltdown followed by a wine and cheese party.