Welcome to the Rotary Club of Taunton
ROTARY NEWS - Burns Night - full of fun and fellowship
President Tom Stobie, hosted a magnificent Burns Night celebration for the Rotary Club of Taunton.details
A Great Success - Featuring the Taunton Military Wives, this year's 100 years anniversary choral concert was a great success, raising over £3,500 and held as a tribute to all those who served in the Great War 1914-1918.details
The Rotary Club of Taunton supports both national and locally initiated international projects and links with Clubs abroad, including France and the USA. Click on 'DETAILS' below and read about our recent visit to Lisieux.....details
Launching Somerset's Inclusive Disability Ball 2019
Taunton Rotary Club once again sponsors Somerset's Inclusive Disability Ball which is being held at Oake Manor Golf Club on 17th July. Last year this event was an amazing 'sell out' success. Get your tickets now.details
The Rotary Club of Taunton organises many fundraising events for local charities. You too can get involved.details
DONATE - Support local charities
The Rotary Club of Taunton supports many local charities and good causes. You can support the Club's fund raising by making a donation to the Club's Charity Trust Fund. Click for more details on how to DONATE.details
I am delighted to take up the position of President of the Rotary Club of Taunton for 2018-19. The Club is a lively, friendly and active Club and I hope you will explore our website to see many of the wonderful things we do which benefit our local community. We are proud of our 95-year history of fellowship and service to the Taunton area and worldwide community and we welcome new members who wish to contribute to our aim which is simply, 'Service above Self'.
Our Club plays an important part in the lifeblood of our community and organises many fundraising events to support local and international charities. We organise activities that help young people achieve their aspirations and provide financial assistance to those in need.
Over the last few years we have financially supported local and national organisations and individuals including; Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance; Children's Hospice South West; Compass Disabilty; Reminiscence Learning; Rotary Foundation; World Water Works Emergency Boxes; Royal Institute for the Blind; Royal National Lifeboat Institute; Tectona Trust; St John Ambulance; Taunton Food Bank; Taunton Festival of Arts; Musgrove Park Hospital Beacon Centre; Taunton Pensioners' Christmas party and individual students working and volunteering overseas.
Thank you for visiting our web-site. Whether you are an individual or represent a company, read about our fundraising events, find out what we do and explore how you might be able to get involved or help us. The Club welcomes membership applications from individuals and, companies can join through our corporate membership scheme.
The Club meets weekly at Taunton Racecourse. Get in contact, come along and find out for yourself what we do.
Rotary Club of Taunton
Meetings and events happening soon
Sunday 24th March 14.00
Young Musician District Final
Kings of Wessex Academy, Cheddar at 2pm
Tuesday 26th March 18.30
Club Evening Meeting
Speaker: Bob Comes - The Samaritans
DR John Abbott
HR Jean Allgrove
Tuesday 2nd April 12.55
Speaker: Riona Houghton - Marie Curie
DR Jean Allgrove
HR Nick Axon
Tuesday 9th April 12.55
DR Nick Axon
HR Peter Ball
Tuesday 9th April 14.15
Council at Racecourse
Sunday 14th April 12.30
Past President's Lunch
12.30 for 13.00
Tuesday 16th April 12.55
Speaker: Simon Billington Redeeming Our Communities
DR Peter Ball
HR Rikki Batts
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:
(Fourth Tuesday of the month 18.15 (Times vary check with sec) Fifth Tuesday with partners 19.00 for 19.30)
Taunton Racecourse, Orchard Portman,Taunton,Somerset. TA3 7BL 01823 337172