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Up the Steps Walk
The Up Steps Walk starts at Bridgnorth Town Hall and goes down the streets and up the many sets of steps between Low Town and High Town . Over 800 steps are climbed. This is a sponsored walk £10 entry fee, sponsor money you collect is for your Charitydetails
The Rotary Club of Bridgnorth received its charter in 1943. The Club is part of a world wide organisation and members are welcome at other Clubs in the UK and around the world.
President Steve Charteris handovers Presidency to Robin Nettleton
The Club meets on Wednedays at The Down Inn on the Bridgnorth Ludlow Road. The meetings are for Business, fellowship, include committee activities , some after dinner speakers and other social activities. We take part in a range of competitive activities with other clubs and also initiate our own events. We hold a number of annual events to raise money for charity. Current events are Classic Car Run, Fashion Show, Golf Day, Steps Walk, Tree of Thought and 100 club. Proceeds from our events go to either local, national and international charities.
The current President is Robin Nettleton
We have a wishing well in The Castle Park grounds, this was sponsored by local businesses and supported by The Town Council. The well was project managed throughout by President Robert Davies (16/17)
We are always interested in new members. Prospective members should be adult persons of good character from all walks of life, with a good professional or community reputation and agree to uphold high moral and ethical standards in their personal, business and community life.
Tree of Thought - 2018 event. A total of £2000 was donated to "We are Macmillan Cancer Support". Thanks to our Sponsor The Real Bridgnorth Windows who again supported publicity costs. Also thanks to all those who have donated to this cause by adding a label to the tree in rememberance of a loved one.
2018 Event held 6th July at Bridgnorth Golf Club raised a total £3000. Beneficiaries to be Myeloma UK and Shropshire Blood Trust Fund. Presentation of £1250 to Cathy Sabin 10th October for Myloma UK
2018 event held on Sunday 7th October Sponsored by Bridgnorth Aluminium.61 walkers, £2665 pledged to 13 charities, also £880 to our Charity account for other good causes. Overall benefit to Charity from the Event £3445.
Classic Car Run
2017 Event raised £1242 For Rotary Charities and other good causes
**************************************************************************************Lend with Care, £398 was lent to entrepreneurs Africa , Central America and Far east
Fashion Show- 8th October-by Aristocats. £1400 benefit to our Charity Account.
Donation of £1000 to Cavalier Centre, Much Wenlock.(Riding for disabled)
Brown Clee Brownies, donated to them £147 for books
Bridge Youth Centre £750
West Mercia Search and Rescue total of £1500 donated
Deaf School of Rwanda £500 donated
Polio Plus £500
AfterJuly 2018 - The Rotary Club of Bridgnorth and Dave Turnock Society One Hundred Club
July 2018 A. Powell £20 ; C.Cooper £10; S.Marston £5
Nov 2018 Dominic Mesa £20 ; Simon Marston £10 ; Barbara Billingham £5
Dec 2018 Iain Seivewright £100 : Margaret Lucas £20 : Nick Spencer £10.
Jan 2019 William Parr £20; Bryan Morgan £10 ; Simon Marston £5.
Feb 2019 William Parr £20, Alun Stoll £10; Richard Cooke £5.
Mar 2019 Toby Peden £50 ; Victoria Nettleton £10 ; Kelig Dampure £5.
April 2019 Toby Peden £20 ; Jill Derby £10 ; Lyndesy Nettleton £5
May 2019 Carol Cooper £20 ; Richard Webb; Oliver Callum Hine £5
Meetings and events happening soon
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Family Rotary club use skills to kick-start local charities
Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger
Meetings & Venue
Where and when:
(No meetings during August Rotarian apologies to Elwyn Jones)
The Down Inn, Ludlow Road, Bridgnorth, Shropshire
WV16 6UA 01746 789539