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District Conference The Majestic Hotel Harrogate


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Club Handover


Outgoing President Peter Bramwell hands over President's insignia to incoming president Tom Sharples.

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Tall Ships Sunderland


In July 2018 the Tall Ships fleet will create a stunning spectacle on the banks of the River Wear and within the prestigious Port of Sunderland.

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Gulyas night at Klari's


Authentic gulyas cooked by Klari

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Continuous donations for the Rotary's Shelter Box project


Peter Bramwell's continuous support for the Shelter Boxes distributed by Rotary across the world disaster areas

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Ann Southren MBE receives Paul Harris Fellowship


President Peter Bramwell congratulates Ann Southren MBE, who has been chosen for this year's Paul Harris Fellowship award by the club-members.

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Donations 'Pay for a Day' St Cuthbert Hospice


Support for the Living Well Centre in loving memory of John Sinclair, Howard Pattinson and Jerzy Kowalczyk. To raise the funds Tom Sharples, Mark Sinclair and Maja Kowalczyk took on a sponsored Lake District walk from Glenridding to Helvellyn – and back.

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Foundation Summer Night Event


A Summer Night event at Barbara and Ian's for Foundation

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Strawberries and sparkling at Ann's


Ann presents Reet Kangro, Principle Võru Jarve School, Estonia, with our donation from the strawberry night for an iPad to give to the Russian orphanage

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The planting of 5000 purple crocus corms in aid of Polio


On Tuesday, 10th October as part of Rotary International's ongoing campaign to raise awareness of Polio and to work towards eliminating the disease, the three Durham Rotary Clubs got together to plant a further 5000 purple crocus corms on the roundabout.

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Official Visit DG Len Burns and Valerie and the induction of Lis Robson as new member


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Tapas Evening at Peter and Gwen's


Home made tapas at Peter and Gwen's home Low Meadows in Lanchester

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Peter's party


in Peter's style...

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Gulyas evening at Klari's


Authentic gulyas cooked by Klari

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Induction of Nancy Nduwimana as new member to Durham Elvet Rotary Club


Club President Arthur Charlton pins Rotary's badge onto new member Nancy Nduwimana when she was welcomed into the Rotary Club of Durham Elvet on 13th October.

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Climbing Helvellyn for St. Cuthbert's Hospice


Tom and friends climbed Helvellyn to the top and raised £845 for St. Cuthbert's Hospice in Durham

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Planting crocuses on Rotary Way


Eileen and friends planted crocuses on the roundabout in Rotary Way Durham in support of eliminating Polio from the world

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The Reg Vardy Band


The Reg Vardy Band plays at Brandon Welfare Hall. They are 35 times North of England Brass Band Champions. Entrance is free.

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Strawberries and sparkling wine at Ann's


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Speaker Global Care Anne & John Scott


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Official Visit DG Peter Chandler and his wife Christine


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Foundation Event at Ian and Barbara's


Dress code is 'crazy'. Please bring friends and family along. Raffle prizes are welcome.

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Charter Celebrations


2016 sees the tenth anniversary of Durham Elvet Rotary Club receiving its Charter ...

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Christmas meal at Hallgarth with musical entertainment


Musical entertainment will be provided by the Sedgefield Hand Bell Ringers

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Dave Robson's shares butcher's knowledge


Dave is going to explain what meat comes from which part of the cow

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Project Sri Lanka Kandy


District project by rotarians Elaine and Graham Smith

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Speaker: Chairman of DCC John Robinson and Consort Maxine


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Official Visit DG Terry Long & Rtn. Marion Long


The District Governor Terry Long and his wife Marion visited the club

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Sponsored walk Helvellyn organised by Tom Sharples


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Spk: Klári 'Growing up behind the Iron Curtain in the 1960s & 70s'


Klári will be sharing some memories about her childhood in a communist country.

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Treetops Speaker Pauline Crow


Treetops Children's Unit Durham

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Art Sale New College Durham


Art Sale - prints of local artist Colin Richardson, on Sunday the 8 March from 9am to 4pm at New College Durham.

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Committees


Meeting of Committees

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Mike Robson RC


Talk by Mike Robson from Middlesbrough Erimus Rotary Club - Special Project

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Cards and signed prints by Colin Richardson


A sale of cards and prints by Colin J. Richardson in aid of the artist's chosen charities on Saturday 6th of December 2014 from 9.30am to 4.00pm at Durham Town Hall.

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President's Night -


The Seven Stars, Shincliffe, Durham, DH1 2NU

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Fish and Chip Supper


We are having a Fish and Chip Supper in aid of the Spinal Injuries Association Charity (no:1054097) http://www.everyeighthours.com Thank you to the Hallgarth Manor Hotel for their support Contact G Seymour before Wed, 15th May if you would like to join

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Broth Night


There will be no meeting at The Hallgarth Manor Hotel 'Broth Night' at Ann's home in aid of International Charities - Durham Trinity School and Sports College's partner school in Estonia

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Speaker


Rtn Bill Sones "Belsay Gardens"

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RC Durham - Swimathon 2012


The Rotary Club of Durham held their annual Swimathon on Sunday, 25th November. Money raised goes to local charities.

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Mayoral visit


The Mayor of Durham, Councillor John Wilkinson and Mrs Cynthia Wilkinson visited the Rotary Club of Durham Elvet on Thursday, 15th November.

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Visit by the District Governer


DG Celia Leach

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Sponsored Walk around Brandon


Up to 15 mile sponsored walk in aid of local charities.

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President Eileen presents Service Awards


President Eileen presented Service Awards to 'Fish Alive', who donated a fish tank and fish, and 'Smyths Toys' who donated a child's car seat, to the NEPACS Visitors' Centre in Elvet, Durham.

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Zip Wire


All spectators welcome to catch Wendy and Julie. They have to register at the Baltic at 12.45pm so guess they'll start flying soon after that from the 40 metre start point across the 280 metre stretch! Arhh!

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Collection at Sainsbury's, Arnison Centre, Durham


Please contact Margaret for more information

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Club Handover


President Alex hands over to President Eileen.

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An evening at Finbarr's, May 2012


President's Night at Finbarr's Restaurant, Waddington Street, Durham.

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Visit to Brandon Village Community Garden


There will be no meeting at the Hallgarth Manor Hotel. Check out this link to see photographs of 'before and after'!! http://www.brandonvillage.org.uk/

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The Olympic Torch comes to Durham


Members of Durham Elvet Rotary Club, along with the Rotary Clubs of Durham and Durham Bede, helped to steward areas of Durham City when the Olymic Torch passed through. http://www.rotary-ribi.org/clubs/page.php?PgID=296868&ClubID=132.

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Presentation of the fishtank to the NEPACS Visitor's Centre


Tom Sharples and Alex Ayton presented the fish tank to Christine Slassor from the NEPACS Visitor's Centre

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Strawberries at Lanchester


Fund Raising for International Projects - the fun way!!!!

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There will me no meeting at the Hallgarth Manor Hotel

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Speaker - Cllr Len O'Donnell - speaking about his sponsored bike ride across America in aid of New York Fire Fighters.

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Christmas event - there will be no meeting at Hallgarth Manor


Durham Elvet held their Christmas Party where Father Christmas made a surprise visit!!!

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Club Handover


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Rotary gamesnight 2010


How much fun can you have?

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Paul is now in the chair


Pictures of the handover from Wendy to Paul

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daffodil planting


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District Purple Pinky Evening


Here is how some of our members dressed up and celebrated the night. Certainly a pinky night!!

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Packing 3 Aqua boxes for Hahti appeal


How fast can a team pack a box once all the items have been sourced?

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Poster from Naomi and her girls


A specially produced material poster done by all the girls.

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Sports aid for Zambia project


After a talk from P.Warburton,Durham Uni (sports) we saw where the monies we raised a while ago where used. They went to build a surface to host a number of sports like netball and basketball.

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Rotary at Bonefire night


Durham Elvet on the gate plus

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History of photos from the past


A brief photo of the club over the last few years

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Visit by DG Tony Fairly


Photos of his visit

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Sunflower Competition


After a summer of growing the winner was Peter unless you know otherwise!

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Recent Events July and June 09


Pictures of two recent events Recipients of the Rotary dictionaries at East Rainton Primary School Presentation to President of Durham Trinity School Interact Club

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