Completed meetings and events 2014-2015

Mon 29th June 2015 President's Dinner

President Hemant's last supper. A black tie event.
Hosted at Denison Barracks, Hermitage.
Members, partners and friends were all welcome!

Wed 24th June 2015 6:00pm - Council at Griffins

Mon 22nd June 2015 6:10pm Dinner - Speaker Ali Monjack, Community News Editor from Kennet Radio

Mary Hansford (Parkinsons UK (Newbury Support Branch) tonight receiving a cheque for £500 from President Hemant with Rotarian Trevor Gibbons . read more...

Mon 15th June 2015 6:10pm Dinner - Speaker- Nick Galbraith and Rob Tayton

Nick and Rob will be updating us on the plans to establish a satellite Kidney Dialysis Unit at West Berkshire Community Hospital.

Wed 10th June 2015 Kids Out 2015

The 2015 Kids Out Trip to Paulton's Park on June 10th read more...

Mon 8th June 2015 6:10pm Casuals and Curry Evening - Speaker - Rhys Lewis, West Berkshire Council

Rhys is the nominated Council support person and works with organisations such as Friends of Young Carers West Berkshire to provide invaluable support to local youngsters who care for a relative on a daily basis. read more...

Wed 3rd June 2015 - 6:00pm - Council at Griffins


Mon 1st June 2015 6:10pm Dinner - Business Meeting


Mon 25th May 2015 May Bank Holiday - NO MEETING

No Club Meeting

Mon 18th May 2015 6:10pm Dinner - Speaker- Andy Murrill- Editor, Newbury News

Andy Murrill has been recently appointed as Editor of the Newbury Weekly News. read more...

Thu 14th May 2015 2015 Charity Golf Tournament

Team Norfolk and Good - the 2015 Tournament Winners A charity Golf event raising funds for Macmillan Cancer Support and Parkinsons UK (Newbury) read more...

Mon 11th May 2015 6:10pm Dinner - Club Assembly / Business Meeting

Sun 10th May 2015 Charity Walk 2015

Walkers supporting MND UK. Over 60 walkers enjoyed a 5 or 7 mile walk around the beautiful "Middleton" countryside of Bucklebury raising over £2000 for their charities and community groups. read more...

Mon 4th May 2015 May Day Bank holiday: No meeting

No Club Meeting

Wed 29th April 2015 6:00pm - Council at Griffins

Mon 27th April 2015 6:10pm Dinner - Speaker- Liz Hughes, CEO Map Action

Map Action has been involved in the Ebola crisis in Sierra Leone. read more...

Mon 20th April 2015 6:10pm Curry and Casuals Evening - Speaker- Penny Locke From Penny Post

Penny will be talking to us about running Penny Post- a community newsletter and website for West Berkshire and Marlborough. read more...

Sat 18th April 2015 Know Your Blood Pressure Pop-up Clinic

Stroke Association Newbury Rotary organised a Know Your Blood Pressure pop-up clinic on Saturday 18th April 2014 for Stroke Awareness Day - Newbury Town Hall: 9:30am - 1:30pm. read more...

Mon 13th April 2015 6:10pm Dinner - AGM / Business Meeting

Mon 6th April 2015 Easter Monday : No meeting- eat your chocolate eggs guilt free!

Mon 30th March 2015 7:00pm for 7:30 Dinner Fifth Monday Dinner - Guest Speaker: Rob Lewis - Bespoke Jewellery

Rob Lewis, Master Jeweller, Gemmologist and Managing Director of Robert Charles & Sons Ltd. read more...

Sat 28th March 2015 Quiz Night

28th March. Enter a team. A Fun Quiz evening for Newbury Rotarians, their guests and all keen quizzers.
Venue is Newbury Rugby Club

Wed 25th March 2015 6:00pm - Council at Griffins

Mon 23rd March 2015 6:10pm Dinner - Speaker-Rotarian Nick Burraston - Job Talk

Mon 16th March 2015 6:10 Dinner - Speaker - Rotarian Cenk Tugcetin - Job Talk

Wed 11th March 2015 - Sun 7th June 2015 2015 Young Photographer Exhibition at West Berks Museum


Mon 9th March 2015 6:15pm Dinner- Speaker-Russell Downing, Managing Director, Newbury BID

Russell will be talking about the work of the BID and Newbury Town Centre.

Mon 2nd March 2015 6:15pm Dinner - Business meeting

Wed 25th February 2015 6:00pm - Council at Griffins

Mon 23rd February 2015 6:15pm Dinner - Speaker-Chris Boulton CEO - Greenham Common Trust.

Chris will talk about the work of The Greenham Common Trust and their fundraising website which they are about to re-launch. read more...

Mon 16th February 2015 6:15pm Dinner - Speaker - Amanda May (Hungerford Rotary Club Member) -

Amanda May will talk about her work in Mwandi, Zambia - building huts for orphans. read more...

Mon 9th February 2015 Open Evening: Monday 9th

Interested? Contact us. An open evening to welcome prospective members read more...

Mon 2nd February 2015 6:15pm Dinner - Business meeting

Wed 28th January 2015 6:00pm - Council at Griffins

Mon 26th January 2015 Dinner : 6:15pm

Newbury Rotary's homage to the Bard
Haggis and Burns Supper:
A slightly extended evening.

Mon 19th January 2015 Dinner 18:15

"Red Cross: yesterday, today and tomorrow"
Speakers: David Jones, Community Legacy Manager and Anne Huddart, Senior Community Fundraiser from The British Red Cross read more...

Mon 12th January 2015 6:15pm Dinner - Peter Kay - End Polio Now update

Nigeria, Afghanistan and Pakistan still have wild Polio End Polio Now 2014 update

Mon 5th January 2015 6:15pm Dinner - Business meeting

Mon 29th December 2014 NO MEETING Happy Holidays!


Mon 22nd December 2014 NO MEETING Happy Holidays!


Wed 17th December 2014 West Berkshire Mencap Gateway Club Christmas Party

Christmas party for Newbury Mencap Gateway Club Newbury Rotary supports the West Berkshire Mencap Gateway Club Christmas Party by providing the food, the raffle prizes and helpers for the event.
In 2014 it was held at the Enbourne Centre on 17th December. read more...

Mon 15th December 2014 Club Christmas Dinner

Annual Club Christmas Dinner for Rotarians and their guests.

Mon 15th December 2014 Barbara West : Paul Harris Award

Barbara West with husband, Gordon West, and President Hemant Amin Barbara West was presented with the Paul Harris Fellowship Award following the Club's annual Christmas dinner.
Barbara and her husband, Rotarian Gordon West, are the first couple at Newbury Rotary to have both been independently awarded this great honour

Mon 8th December 2014 Dinner 6:15pm Speaker: Dr Nick Young

Nick Young is a local historian and author of "Newbury Then and Now"

Fri 5th December 2014 Pantomime at the Corn Exchange

Corn exchange Aladdin Pantomime 2014 For Club Members and their guests.

Mon 1st December 2014 6:15pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Wed 26th November 2014 Meet at Griffins @ 6pm

Mon 24th November 2014 6:15pm Dinner - Speaker Rtn. Roger Feaviour

Roger will be updating us on his recent involvement with Macmillan Cancer Support.

Mon 17th November 2014 6:15pm Dinner - Speaker Mrs Leila Fergusson

Chief Executive of West Berkshire Mencap.

Mon 17th November 2014 Cenk Tugcetin joins Newbury Rotary

Cenk (centre) with Simon and Hemant Welcome to Newbury Rotary, Cenk!

Mon 10th November 2014 6:15pm Dinner - Fellowship Evening

Sun 9th November 2014 Remembrance Day Parade Newbury

Newbury Remembrance Day 2014 Newbury Rotary President Hemant Amin will be laying a wreath at the memorial following the Remembrance Parade

Mon 3rd November 2014 6:15pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Sun 2nd November 2014 Club Social Walk and Lunch

Red Lion Chieveley For Rotarians and their guests

Sat 1st November 2014 Newbury Lions Firework Display

1st Nov 7:30pm. Newbury Rotarians will be marshalling. See you there! Nov 1st 2014. Newbury Racecourse. Display starts at 7:30pm

Newbury Rotary Club will be supporting this initiative by providing marshals to assist the Lions Club. read more...

Wed 29th October 2014 6pm - Council at Griffins


Mon 27th October 2014 7:00pm for 7:30pm 5th Monday Dinner - Speaker Dave Stubbs

"The Thames Path"

Mon 20th October 2014 6:15pm Dinner - Speaker Caroline Billington

Founder of Community Christmas

Mon 13th October 2014 6:15- 8:00pm Dinner - Speaker

Gordon Moulds CEO Kids Out

Mon 6th October 2014 6:15pm Dinner - Business meeting

Wed 1st October 2014 Council meeting at Griffins

Meet 6pm

Mon 29th September 2014 Dinner 7pm for 7:30pm

Speaker : Katie Griffiths Director, The Corn Exchange and New Greenham Arts

Mon 22nd September 2014 Dinner 6pm ~ Speaker: JACKIE OSBORNE Founder & Owner of The Buzz Magazine

Speaker: JACKIE OSBORNE Founder & Owner of The Buzz Magazine read more...

Mon 15th September 2014 Dinner 6:15pm Speaker: Nigel Morgan , Morgan PR

Nigel will be talking about Social Media.

Mon 8th September 2014 Dinner 6:15pm

Website update

Sun 7th September 2014 Kintbury Volunteer Group Barge Trip 2014

Kintbury Volunteer Group on a day out on the Kennet and Avon Canal with Newbury Rotary and West Berkshire Rotaract.

Mon 1st September 2014 6:15pm Dinner - Speaker Tim Cowling District Governor

"Light up Rotary, Light up the World"

Mon 25th August 2014 Bank Holiday - NO meeting

Wed 20th August 2014 6:00pm - Council at Griffins

Club Council

Mon 18th August 2014 6:15pm Dinner - Speaker : Job Talk~ Mike Caplin

Job Talk

Mon 11th August 2014 6:15pm Dinner

Business Meeting and District Conference 2015 update

Mon 4th August 2014 6:15pm Dinner

Speaker: Simon Frere-Cook MBE
Interim General Manager, Newbury & District Agricultural Society and Royal County of Berkshire Show

Wed 30th July 2014 6:00pm - Council at Griffins

Mon 28th July 2014 6:00pm BBQ @ Donnington Valley Hotel

Donnington Valley Hotel BBQ evening Annual Club BBQ for Club members and their partners.

Mon 21st July 2014 6:15pm Dinner

Councillor Jo Day playing "Boules in the Square" Mayor of Newbury, Cllr Jo Day and her Consort Cllr David Allen

Mon 14th July 2014 Cheque presented to NDCCT at Club President's Handover Dinner

David Ball, Chair of NDCCT receives cheque for £5000 from incoming Club President, Hemant Amin Outgoing President Will hands over to Hemant Amin whose first task is to present £5000 to Newbury & District Cancer Care Trust read more...

Sat 12th July 2014 Newbury CultureFest

Showcasing community achievement through dance, music, art, exhibitions and food read more...

Sat 12th July 2014 Rotary Leadership Training

For new Club VPs and VP Elects.

Mon 7th July 2014 6:15pm Dinner

Business Meeting
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