Completed meetings and events 2014-2015

Tue 30th June 2015 HANDOVER MEETING


Tue 23rd June 2015 7:30pm Dinner - CLUB ASSEMBLY


Tue 16th June 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker Helen King on BURNAID

Burn Aid - Helen King - organised by Mike Ward -

Tue 9th June 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker ??

Sat 6th June 2015 PROMS NIGHT at the Salvation Army, Wigston


Tue 2nd June 2015 7:30pm Dinner - David Dale Acupuncture


Tue 26th May 2015 7:30pm NO MEETING


Tue 19th May 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker ?? David French to arrange


Tue 12th May 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker ? Martin Clarke to arrange


Tue 5th May 2015 7:30pm NO MEETING


Tue 28th April 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Club AGM


Tue 21st April 2015 A Musical Miscellany

A Musical Miscellany at The Leicester Grammar School in aid of Rainbows; Warning Zone; Pasau,LGS schools link..... Organised by Rotary Club of Blaby.
Contact Mike Ward for tickets

Tue 21st April 2015 7:30pm SCATTER No Meeting at Cosby G C


Sat 18th April 2015 Know Your Blood Pressure Day

Blood Pressure Checks for customers at Sainsbury's Meridian

Tue 14th April 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker ? John Wells to arrange

Tue 7th April 2015 7:30pm NO MEETING - EASTER


Tue 31st March 2015 Joint Meeting with Blaby Rotary Club at Ramada Leicester Stage

Joint meeting with Blaby Rotary Club. at Ramada Leicester Stage, Wigston, 7pm for 7.30. Numbers to Keith by Sunday evening; organised by RC of Blaby. 2 course meal £11.50. Speaker japaneses ambassadorial scholar

Tue 24th March 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker - Paul Watts to arrange


Sat 21st March 2015 2015 Charnwood Marathon

This annual event is a 26 and 15 mile event for walkers and runners in North West Leicestershire.
Entry donations will be distibuted to Rainbows Childrens Hospice; The Salvation Army Wigston and other Rotary supported charities. read more...

Tue 17th March 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Nick Hall - Charnwood Marathon Briefing


Tue 10th March 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker Yvonne Pulford Tilinan Orphanage

The Tilinan Orphanage in Malawi

Tue 3rd March 2015 7:30pm Dinner - CANINE PARTNERS Malcolm Wells MBE

Canine Partners mission is to assist people with disabilities to enjoy a greater independence and a better quality of life and, where possible, to help them into education and employment, through the provision of specially trained dogs for the disabled.. read more...

Tue 24th February 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker The Rev.Canon Brian Davis.

The Rev.Canon Brian Davis will give an interesting talk about `The Work of A Vicar` spiced with humorous anecdotes.

Mon 23rd February 2015 Deal or No Deal - TV recording

FREE !!! Visit the Bristol TV studios to see recording of 2 Deal or No Deal game shows featuring Noel Edmonds....
Contact John Danes if interested.

Tue 17th February 2015 Dinner 7.30pm - Speaker MARTIN GRANT - Leics & Rut Remap

REMAP (Rehabilitation Engineering Movement Advisory Panels)

Tue 10th February 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Fellowship Meeting


Tue 10th February 2015 6:00pm - Council at Cosby Golf Club


Tue 3rd February 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Burns Night Debrief


Tue 27th January 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker Ricky Hallam "Update on Rotaract".

.The speaker for 27th January is Ricky Hallam talk entitled "Up date on Rotaract".

Tue 20th January 2015 6:00pm - Council at Cosby Golf Club


Tue 20th January 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Dispelling myths about Food Banks - Vanessa Cookson


Tue 13th January 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker Adrian Lane

Adrian Lane, Leicester City Council, Senior Riverside Officer who will talk about River Soar.
Partners and Guests are welcome....please book guests in with Keith Woodley

Tue 6th January 2015 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker ?? Clive Harrison to organise


Tue 30th December 2014 NO MEETING

No Meeting during the Christmas Period

Tue 23rd December 2014 No Meeting


Tue 16th December 2014 7:30pm Salvation Army Carol Concert at Cosby Golf Club


Tue 9th December 2014 7:30pm Xmas Dinner at Kirby Muxloe Golf Club

Kirby Muxloe Golf Club Bookings now being David Dale
Roasted Tomato Soup, pesto dressing
Roast Turkey, sausage, stuffing and seasonal vegetables
Christmas Pudding with brandy custard
Coffee and mints

Thu 27th November 2014 Emmaus Lunch at St Andrews Church Hall, Jarrom Street.Leicester

Buy a Lunch Give a Lunch in aid of Emmaus and the outreach work of Leicester Cathedral.
Tickets £15

Tue 25th November 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker TBA by Ranjit Johri


Tue 18th November 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker JOHN WELLS Importance of Making a Will


Tue 11th November 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker Sean Sadler - Rotary The World Over

Sean Saddler, the President of Ashby Castle, talking about his experiences of Rotary The Word Over – not to be confused with Rotary And Peace The World Over which comes about ½ an hour later if we don’t interrupt him

Tue 11th November 2014 6:00pm - Council at Cosby Golf Club


Tue 4th November 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker Malcolm Riddle - Leicester Trams


Wed 29th October 2014 Website & Social Media Workshop

Run by District Webmaster Bill Glancy & Dipan Bhagalia President of Leicester Novus.
Numbers to John Saunders by 24th October

Tue 28th October 2014 The BIG NIGHT OUT ` at The Chef and Spice Restaurant

Chef & Spice buffet restaurant serving South Asian, Chinese, Italian and Cantonese food `EAT AS MUCH AS YOU LIKE` buffet at the CHEF & SPICE with Jamie Docherty (award winning Magician & Illusionist)
Address - 1 Andrewes Street, Leicester. LE3 5PG
Continental, Indian and English dishes. Vegetarian and gluten free dishes also available. read more...

Thu 23rd October 2014 Minor Sports

Home draw against the Leicester Club. Venue Red Lion at Huncote for long alley skittles. £9 including buffet.

Tue 21st October 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker Sarah Preston's Personal Experiences

Sarah Preston .

Tue 14th October 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker CAROLE RIBBINS - Nursing Experiences

John Danes .

Tue 14th October 2014 6:00pm - Council at Cosby Golf Club


Tue 7th October 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker Joanne Burrows - Twenty/Twenty charity

TwentyTwenty, founded in 2007, is dedicated to a mission of helping disadvantaged, disengaged, and extremely hard-to-reach young people (aged 11-24) to succeed in education, thrive in their personal lives, and achieve long term employment. read more...

Tue 30th September 2014 7.30pm - Dinner - Peter Tyldesly Bradgate Park Trust

Joint Meeting with Rotary Club Of Blaby

Tue 23rd September 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker Roger Neuberg - E Ranger

E Ranger Bike donated by Blaby Meridian Rotary Club .

Fri 19th September 2014 - Sun 21st September 2014 District 1070 Conference - Scarborough

Rotarians & Partners Only

Tue 16th September 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Business Meeting combined with Fun Day Wash Up !!


Wed 10th September 2014 Rotary District 1070 Golf Finals Day

KO Finals Day at Kettering Golf Club. In addition to group winners all golfers are invited to play on the day.
Book your place with Rtn Malcolm Riddle

Tue 9th September 2014 6:00pm - Council at Cosby Golf Club


Tue 9th September 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker - David Ball to arrange

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Tue 2nd September 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Visit from The District Governor )

Ken Billington District 1070 Governor 2014/15 Joint meeting with Rotary Club of Blaby

Sun 31st August 2014 FUN DAY at Countesthorpe

The Rotary Club Of Blaby Meridian will be holding it's annual fun day at The Paddock near St Andrews Church Countesthorpe.....ALL ARE WELCOME to JOIN IN THE FUN and maybe purchase a bargain or two from one of the stalls.

Tue 26th August 2014 7:30pm - Bank Holiday - NO MEETING


Tue 19th August 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Speaker Martin Clarke

Martin Clarke Life and Times of the WORM MAN...

Tue 12th August 2014 6:30pm Visit to Ulverscroft Grange

Outside visit to Ulverscroft Grange to see where the benches we are donating are to be sighted and viewing of the fabulous model railway and other parts of the facility.....
Book in with Keith Woodley by 8th August

Tue 5th August 2014 7:30pm Dinner - Jeremy Prescott Speaking on WAR GRAVES

Jeremy Prescott A Presentation by Jeremy Prescott Chief Executive Rural Community Council
A charity based in Leicester. Jeremy served for 27 years in the Royal Anglian Regiment Reaching the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.

Tue 22nd July 2014 Club Skittles Social Evening - Red Lion, Huncote

This is a fund raising event for Club Funds.....

Tue 15th July 2014 Scatter Night - No Meeting at Cosby


Tue 8th July 2014 Council Meeting


Tue 8th July 2014 Anne Saunders - My Life


Tue 1st July 2014 Presidential Hand Over Meeting

David Dale takes over as President of Blaby Meridian from David French .
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