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Rotary Club of Bishop Auckland - 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.

Turning a field into woodland


Children at St Andrew's Primary School, Bishop Auckland, planted shrubs and trees with help from parents and members of Bishop Auckland Rotary Club

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Purple 4 Polio - End Polio Now


Planting of Crocus Bulbs by Rotary Club of Bishop Auckland teaming up with the pupils of the Gardening Club of St Andrew"™s Primary School, Bishop Auckland and Durham County Council

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President's Night May 18th 2017


President Nigel Bell welcomed over 60 guests to Headlam Hall

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Paul Harris Rotary Fellowship Award July 4th 2017


President Nigel Bell awards a Paul Harris Fellowships to Rotarians David Appleton, David Beattie, Kishor Velangi and Keith Patton for outstanding service to Rotary over a combined 137 years. Congratulations to all four gentlemen

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Bishop Auckland Rotary Club donate £7000 to Scanner Appeal from Golf Day June 2nd 2017


Golf day raises a massive £7000 for Bishop Auckland and Darlington MRI Scanner Appeal

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Nigel Bell presents Jonathan Ruffer with the Paul Harris Fellowship award


Informal award ceremony during which the Paul Harris award was presented to philanthropist Jonathan Ruffer

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About us

THE ROTARY CLUB OF BISHOP AUCKLAND

Takes children from a local school to the Darlington pantomime each year.

Raises funds from a variety of activities including an annual Swimathon and themed food evenings.

Undertakes various fund raising projects

Sponsors local young people to attend the Rotary Young Leadership Award (RYLA) Camp.

Supports Polio eradication through contributions to the Rotary Foundation, Rotary's International Charity.

MEETS WEEKLY on a Tuesday evening at The Park Head Hotel, New Coundon, for an excellent and reasonably priced meal.

Has a wide PROGRAMME OF SPEAKERS throughout the year.

Organises SOCIAL AND FUND RAISING EVENTS for members and guests.

Provides VOLUNTARY SERVICE through a series of local, national and international Rotary projects.

Develops INTERNATIONAL FRIENDSHIPS AND GOODWILL through educational and friendship exchanges and contacts with other Rotary Clubs and Rotarians.

Rotary needs your experience and expertise to help our members make the biggest impact possible.

Rotarians come from a wide variety of professions and occupations, and this helps provide more opportunities for service.

Your background and skills can provide a valuable resource for service and fund raising.

Your wide range of contacts provides opportunities and initiatives to give service and help others provide an opportunity for you to HELP OTHERS

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Tuesday 19th September 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Business Meeting therefore no speaker


No Speaker

Club Weekly Meeting: Steve Owers Everest Experiences

Tuesday 26th September 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Steve Owers Everest Experiences


Steve Owers recounts his Mount Everest experiences

Tuesday 3rd October 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Host Tony Thompson


Speaker: Julie Costello - Topic: Cultivate4Life

Tuesday 10th October 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Host Kishor Velangi


Speaker: John Yeomans - Topic: Old Cafes of Bishop Auckland

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Rotary News

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Rotary Young Citizen Awards


Watch coverage of the 2017 'Rotary Young Citizen Awards', highlighting outstanding young people.


Details on RotaryGBI.org

How Rotary is Funding Polio Immunization in 2017


Find out more about Rotary fighting disease


Details on Rotary.org

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 1815 for 1845
(Please note: No meeting following a Bank Holiday Monday )
Park Head Hotel,
New Coundon, Bishop Auckland,
County Durham DL14 8QB  01388 661727

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