All enquiries and offers of help should be addressed to:

Mrs Wendy Rutter

Mrs Bo Upton


The International Group aims to welcome the wives/partners and young children of international graduate and post-doctoral students, as well as international female graduates.

All meetings are held in the Club Flat, 18 Buccleuch Place, 1st floor, right hand door.

The Committee appreciates offers of assistance from Club members for any of the meetings listed. If you can give one or two Tuesday mornings a session to provide contacts for the young women and to help look after their small children, it would be most helpful to us. We also appreciate secondhand baby equipment.
Offers of help to Wendy Rutter, Tel: 0131 447 4974 or to Bo Upton, Tel: 01968 673500.



1. Tuesday 10th September 2019
10.00am - 12noon

Welcome to Edinburgh for newly arrived international women and information about what we are able to offer as a Group, with established wives/partners as a link.



2. Tuesday 17th September 2019
9.45am - 2.30pm

English classes start and continue every Tuesday up to and including Tuesday 10th December 2019.



3. Thursday 10th October 2019
10.00am - 12.30pm

Museum outing with refreshments.



4. Thursday 12th December 2019
12.15pm - 3.00pm

A Scottish Lunch and end of session.




12.15 – 3.00 pm


1. Tuesday 7th January 2020
9.45am - 2.30pm

English classes start and continue every Tuesday up to and including Tuesday 24th March 2020.


2. Thursday 20th February 2020
10.00am - 12.30pm

Arts and Crafts Event.


3. Thursday 26th March 2020
12.15pm - 3.00pm

An International Lunch when we have the opportunity to enjoy cuisine from around our international women's world.



1. Tuesday 21st April 2020
10.00 am - 2.30 pm

English classes start after the Spring Break and continue every Tuesday. Last English classes on Tuesday 23rd June 2020.


2.Thursday 25th June 2020
12.15pm - 3.00pm

Summer Lunch. End of session.




Anita - India

Yanbu - China Showing her wedding dress

Julia - Inna - Claudia - Russia

Izza - Norhani Alyia - Malaysia

Some of the International Wives in their National Dress

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