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Rotary Club of Neston - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

Communication & Vocational


RTN Trevor irvin will be community and vocational chair this year. Along with our newest member Sharon he will be responsible for such things as the Neston Fair, the Parkgate festival and the Christmas events. They is going to be pretty busy !!

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Rotary Foundation


The Rotary Foundation iS OUR Charity !! At Neston we will be making a donation in this special year which celebrates 100 years of the foundation and hope to gain a grant to help a local cause. We will also be raising funds for END POLIO NOW !

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International exchanges


Rotary organises exchanges for all age groups throughout the world and here at Neston we have had some visitors from far and wide

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World Bike Relief Visits Neston

Rotary at Neston had a visit from World bike relief at their meeting this week. They are committed to helping people conquer the the challenge of distance, achieve independence and thrive. For many people in rural regions of developing countries poverty is a daily reality. In areas were walking is the only real mode of transport a buffalo bike offers the real and immediate benefit of reliable access to goods and services. Tonight Neston Rotary club bought one of these bikes for the charity. 






The Purple crocus planted by the Rotakids at Neston Primary School are looking Lovely !

Many of the Rotakids clubs have participated in this project by planting Crocus in their school grounds helping to raise awreness of the Push to finally rid the world of Polio !!














Calling all 16-18 yr olds in the Neston area


The Rotary club of Neston is looking for applications for a place on this year's Rotary Youth Leadership award course.

Do you want help with getting a job? or getting that Place at University ? then this is the course for you.




Rotary Leadership awards course is an intensive leadership course where you can enhance your leadership skills. It is lead by an expereinced team alongside Rotary clubs. It is a great opportunity to have fun and meet new people and gain those vital skills as you enter the competative world.

Started in Australia, the scheme is run all over the world by Rotary International. The principal aims of RYLA ia toprovide an effective training expereincefor selected young people and potential leaders, to encourage leadership of young people, by young young people, and to recognise publicly, young people who are rendering service to their communities.

In our area the RYLA event takes the format of an activity training course for selected young people aged 16-18 at the Arthog Activity Centre near Barmouth in North Wales. This years Course will run for a week FROM 19TH UNTIL 24TH  August and it is FREE to successful applicants.

Delivered by Specialist Tutors the candidates will benefit by

  • Building confidence through presentation skills, working and cooperating together
  • Learning new skills utilising outdoor and water activities
  • Working as a team in difficult situations
  • Expereincing how to make effective decisions by using activity exercises
  • recognising and utilising skills in others
  • working to tight deadlines
  • understanding the problems of leadership
  • learning from their own mistakes in a friendly atmosphere


                                                   Interested ?

Please contact David brigden on dnbrigden@btinternet.com


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Please respond by end of February 2018




Rotary Conference is announced !!











Neston Rotary were out and about over christmas and raised over £2000 for local and international charities !! Thank you all for your support !!


Rotary Fun Games 2017 !



Rotarians from Neston had a great time helping out at the Rotary Fun Games in Chester ! the team looked after the table tennis event and worked hard to make sure all the competitors had a great day !


Club visit to the RNLI


This evening the club visited the RNLI station at Hoylake . A great tour of the facility and a look at the the big boys toys !!  A great chance for us to learn more about our chosen charity for the year. All finished off with a stop off at the pub !





Rotary G and Tea Party !!

On Saturday members of Neston and Royden got together at Steve and Maria's house where they hosted a G and Tea party for Polio. A great time was had by all and the weather stayed kind to us. Lots of Gin was drunk and not much tea! Lots of lovely cakes and sandwiches !

Best of of all we raised £470 for END POLIO NOW !!!







KIDS OUT 2017









Fun in the sun with the Rotakids !!


Neston Rotarians were out in force at the weekend helping our Rotakids at Neston Primary school with a Charity car wash ! As can be seen from above some did more work than others !!

£450 raised for Northern lights and the school fund !!  Well done to our fantastic Rotakids !!  Yet again !







Exciting News !!

Rotary club of Neston has sponsored the develpoment of a childrens book for blind young people. " The smell of other peoples houses " by Bonnie-sue Hitchcock will be recorfded soon and be available to those children who are visually impared. Thanks to the Rotary Foundation who also helped by way of a matching grant.




Anyone for Croquet ??


The Club Held a Croquet and Boules Evening at Poulton Hall to raise funds for the Kids out event at Chester Zoo. We even had a visit from two of the Chernobyl children being hosted by Eamon !  A great evenig of fellowship and fun was had by all !










Welcome to Sara Braidwood !

Our new member inducted tonight !

We hope you will enjoy the fellowship of the Rotary club of Neston and enjoy your Rotary !





Tonight we welcomed Helen Evans from

RNIB 

We presented Helen with a cheque for £1500 which will enable them to produce a talking childrens book ! Helen will keep us posted about the progress of the book and in the next few weeks we will be able to select the book title. The book will start with a Dedication to Rotary Club Of Neston for making the book possible .



 so what is Rotary ? 



 What do we do in our communities?


The blind leading the blind ! 


we had an excellent evening with a speaker from Henshaws who are a superb support Charity for the visually imapired ! here steve is being guided by John who is blind ! to give him an idea of how isolated it can feel.

 

Charter Night Celebrations are nearly

upon us !!

Contact Guy Tilby for further details


Welcome to our newest Member Sharon !

We hope you will enjoy Rotary !



 

One of those difficult tasks for a Rotarian to Perform, Eating Cake !!

Woodfall primary Rotakids held a cakesale today and raised £80 for End Polio Now ! This will be trebled by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. This was arranged in conjunction with the worlds greatest meal to end Polio ! 

Well Done wood fall Rotakids

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Friday 21st February - 23.15 Saturday 30th June

Youth Services


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Rotary News

Be part of a global network of volunteers, trying to make the world a better place. Please also see the 'links & news' page for information from the local district and live feeds from Rotary International and Rotary International in GB&I.

Family Rotary club use skills to kick-start local charities


Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger



Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

Hinderton Arms
Chester High Road
Neston We meet on Tuesdays at 18.30
Hinderton Arms
Chester High Road
Neston