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Campaign to make defibrillators available throughout Wells
After a member suffered a stroke in Wells, the Rotary Club has been working to make these life-saving machines available to the public at all times.details
Supporting the community locally
At Wells Rotary Club we are involved with various acitivities within the community, from working with young people through Kids Out, Young Chef and Public speaking, to organising the reindeer parade.details
'Meet the Sikhs', 18 August on Bishop's Green
Wells Rotary and Khalsa Aid combine to give you an enjoyable family day with a chance to talk to members of Khalsa Aid and find out about their work supporting victims of natural and man-made disasters in the UK and internationally.details
We are based in England's smallest City and are rightly proud of it. As a Club, we support many Community, Regional, UK and International Projects. We have an active social life and welcome visitors both Rotarian and those interested in experiencing what we have to offer Members. Come along and see us.
A Typical Rotary Year....
Meetings and events happening soon
Saturday 4th August 16.42 - 23.55 Sunday 2nd September
Litter pick in Wells
The dates have changed slightly and these are now the confirmed dates.
Saturday 18th August 12.00
Meet the Sikhs at the Bishop's Palace
Opportunity to meet 'Good men in turbans' and experience the dance and food of Sikhs who work to help others.
Monday 20th August 18.30
Dinner (6.45) and Speaker, Roger Eggleton - 'What is a MAT'
Monday 27th August 10.30
Pop-up Shop at the Palace Moat Boat Race
Last year raised almost a thousand pounds through a series of pop-up shops for the local charity, Heads Up. The club will continue to support this valuable charity with this year's pop-up shops.details
Friday 31st August 08.30 - 08.30 Sunday 2nd September
Litter pick in Wells
Litter pickers will assemble on the three days outside the Town Hall at 0830. The Mayor will be there to chase everyone off to appropriate areas with suitable rubbish bags etc.
Friday 31st August 18.00 - 13.00 Sunday 2nd September
Rotary Visit to St Austell
A visit by Rotarians to fellow Rotarians in St Austell, following a successful visit to Wells in November.
Monday 3rd September 17.30
Committees (5.45), dinner and Club Council
Monday 10th September 13.00
Lunch & Speaker, Jane Gibbs, ADG - 'What is the point of Rotary District 1200?'
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:
(First Monday 5.45 pm for 3 hours, Second Monday 1pm for 1 hour, 3rd Monday 6.30 for 2 hours. Fourth / Fifth Monday no meeting.)
The Swan Hotel Sadler Street Wells Somerset 01749 836300
BA5 2RX 01749 836300