Welcome to the Rotary Club of Bakewell in the heart of the Peak District National Park
President David with Presidents Elect Anne and Tom
'Brass in the Park' and NHS Singalong
Highfield School winners of the Lady Manners Debate – Sam ( year 12 ) and Molly ( year 8 ).
David, Mathew, Jonathan and Louie, members of the Cheshire Fire Service campaigning to build a school in Nepal.
New members, Hannah Montague and Mike Gray
Rotary young citizens of the year from Lady Manners School - Skye Belger and Oliver Clay
President David with Elaine Minnigan, Ilkeston RC, who spoke on Kids Aid Tanzania holding a Mosquito Net costing £3 which will save the lives of 3 chilcdren over 5 years.
District Governor Dr Cheryle Berry with Bakewell President David Goodlad and Abbeydale President Grant Laughton at a joint meeting in Sheffield. The DG spoke passionately on the Virtual College: helping three million learners to develop their potential.
Rotarian Dave Cook updating us on his escapades over the past 2 years from his charity 10 Marathons in 10 days to his new Project designed to help farmers in developing countries.
Hisako Robinson presents a cheque for £1000 to Rod Shiers of RNLI
Bakewell Mayor Bill Storey spoke of his career in the Police and traffic policing.
He enthused about the benefits of The Institute of Advanced Motoring and its local activities encouraging under 25s as well as experienced drivers to take the course
Heather Thomas spoke passionately about the role of the Trust she founded 10 years ago
Hisako Robinson presents a cheque for £1000 to members of the Cheshire Fire Service towards their Nepal School Project
McGough - Mining and Quarrying around Buxton
Judith Orchard of Youlgreave Silver Band explained the design and execution of the superb memorial sculpture designed and fabricated in Youlgreve which was installed in Ypres Cathedral.
Chairman of Youlgreave Silver Band, Derek Roe, described the Band's playing activities during the August visit to Ypres, from Concerts in the medieval squares to Thiepval and Tyne Cot war memorials.
Richard Eyre of Trailblazer360 who is Chair of Business Peak District
Rotary Tree of Loght - Bakewell Bath Gardens
Meetings and events happening soon
Wednesday 19th December 13.00
Carol Service – Noon at Ashford Parish Church followed by Christmas Lunch at the Bakewell Golf Club
Saturday 22nd December 09.00
Collection in Coop and Farmers Market
Wednesday 26th December
No Meeting – Bank Holiday
Wednesday 2nd January
No Meeting – Bank Holiday
Wednesday 9th January 12.30
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