OUR NEXT EVENT - AUTUMN LUNCH
BROOM HALL HOTEL
WEDNESDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER
Our Speaker: Jessica Glover from The Benjamin Foundation
The Benjamin Foundation brings hope, opportunity, stability and independence to children, young people and families experiencing challenges in Norfolk and Suffolk.
They deliver a range of services to support local people, including working to prevent youth homelessness, helping families to build stronger relationships, offering emotional wellbeing support and providing positive activities for young people with limited opportunities in life.
Advance tickets only, £17.95 plus.70p online booking fee
Bookings will close at 12 noon on Monday 16th September.
We were thrilled that Anna Mudeka agreed to be the speaker at our September meeting. Anna talked about her early life in Zimbabwe and her roles of musician, teacher and organisr of the charitiable initiative, the Anna Mudeka Foundation. A special treat for us was when Anna performed a song entitled ‘If I were a…Read More
Eirlys Johnson gave a lively talk tracing her career history from involvement in her family’s heavy plant hire business to her current role as an independent funeral director in Watton, this successful business having been set up herself Interestingly, when Eirlys first qualified as a funeral director she was one of the few female funeral…Read More
Carole entertained us with a talk tracking her career from a role at Barclays Bank, where she first became involved in marketing, to her current role of Marketing Manger for Jarrold Retail, a position she has held since 2005. Carole has juggled her career with bringing up her family and is also deputy Chair and…Read More
Gerry gave an uplifting account of her career which began with caring for challenging people. Following the sad death of her father from cancer, Gerry decided to pursue a career in nursing, eventually specialising in cancer treatment. Ultimately, Gerry felt called to service in ministry within the Church. Despite serious injuries sustained in a…Read More
Vanessa provided us with a lively talk tracking her personal journey from when she met her husband at art college, through to developing a run down building into an award winning boutique hotel – Strattons in Swaffham www.strattonshotel.com. She entertained us with snippets of previous involvment in concrete sales, sandwich deliveries and even crime busting…Read More
We were delighted that Christine Hill, a director of R W Hill (Farms), was able to take time out of her busy schedule to speak at our Spring Lunch. As Christine comes from a long line of farmers, unsurprisingly, agriculture was her chosen career. However, her head mistress at school refused to accept that this…Read More