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Welcome to the Rotary Club of Southport

The Rotary Club of Southport is one of the North West's most senior Clubs - certainly as measured by length of service! The first Rotary Club in our region was started in Liverpool back in August 1913, followed by second place Chester (February 1922) and third place Southport, which was chartered as RIBI Club No.88 on 13th December 1922. For more than ninety years, generations of our members have been doing their bit to make Paul Harris's vision of 'Service Above Self' a reality. The sixty or so members of our Club enjoy a varied Rotary experience, with an interesting mixture of Service and Social events, and an eclectic selection of speakers at our Wednesday lunchtime meetings.


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Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Wednesday 28th August 12.00

Lunchtime Meeting at the Clifton


Colin Buckman will tells us all about the Anglican Cathedral, he is a Guide there. Perhaps it could lead to a Club Visit?

Wednesday 4th September 12.00

Lunchtime Meeting at the Clifton


Our newest member,Past District Governor ,Gerry Heaslip ,will be put in the "Hot Seat" by Rtn Glenys Critchley who will conduct a focussed interview with Gerry.

Wednesday 11th September 12.00

Lunchtime Meeting at the Clifton


Emily from the Air Ambulance will drop in to tells us all the Gen about this essential service

Wednesday 18th September 12.00

Lunchtime Meeting at the Clifton


A Representative from Bridge End Community Farm will address us about their project.

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Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger



Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Wednesdays at 12.00
The Royal Clifton Hotel
The Promenade
Southport PR8 1RB  01704 533771

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