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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 Appealdetails
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 Clubdetails
PHF award to Jonathan Ruffer
Informal award ceremony during which the Paul Harris award was presented to philanthropist Jonathan Rufferdetails
A Big "Thank You!" to Rob Yorke
A certificate was presented to Rob Yorke of Teescraft Engineering Ltd for his help in producing a replacement club plaquedetails
President's Night May 18th 2017
President Nigel Bell welcomed over 60 guests to Headlam Halldetails
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
Meetings and events happening soon
Tuesday 24th July 18.45
Club Weekly Meeting: Host: John Yeomans
Speaker: The indomitable JJY returns after his hip operation. Topic: Who were they? (Bishop Auckland Cup Winners 1955-57)
Tuesday 31st July 18.45
Club Weekly Meeting: Host: Tony Thompson
Speaker: Jonathan Peacock on "A Tour of Streatlam Castle"
Tuesday 7th August 18.45
Club Weekly Meeting: Host: Kishor Velangi
Speaker: Simon Raine - Topic: Weardale Cheeses
Tuesday 14th August 18.45
Club Weekly Meeting: Speaker/Host: Joe Ward
Joe will speak about either:
"The Atlantic Wall" or "The Missing Bishop"
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:
(Please note: No meeting following a Bank Holiday Monday )
Park Head Hotel,
New Coundon, Bishop Auckland,
County Durham DL14 8QB 01388 661727