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Rotary Club of Colchester - 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.

Roundabout Newsletter Library

Our Roundabout newsletter with details of our meetings and how we have fun helping others.


Roundabout January 2018

All the news for January


Festival of Music & Dance

Our annual festival in June.


Dinner Dance - 13th October 2018

Dinner dance sponsored by all four Colchester clubs to raise money for Shelterbox


Marks Hall Country & Garden Show 20-22 July 2018

20--22 July 2018


About us

 WELCOME to the Rotary Club of


Chartered in 1922


Above: Young Carers Day at Mersea Outdoor Centre

Above: Special Needs Children at Colchester Zoo

Above: Army Kids Family Fun Day

Above: Myland Parish Hall Kids - All Weather Play Area

Above: Lion Walk Christmas Collection

Above: Collecting Tents at The V Festival

Above: The Dance Gala - part of our Music & Dance Festival

ROTARIANS - people who care, people who make

a difference, people like YOU!

Links to all four Rotary clubs in Colchester can be found here: http://rotaryincolchester.co.uk

If you are interested in joining our Rotary Club, or would like to come along to a meeting or you just want further information, please contact Club Secretary Alex Johnston on 07881683942 or via email at alexjohn99@hotmail.com  

We meet on most Tuesday lunch times at The Balkerne Restaurant, The Colchester Institute

We are proud to have a long established relationship working on a variety of International Projects with our Tri-partite partners

The Rotary Club of Zwolle http://www.rotaryzwolle.nl/
and the Rotary Club of Bielefeld-Sud www.rotary-bielefeld-sued.de/

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Alan Edwards on a new almshouse

Tuesday 20th February 12.45

Alan Edwards on a new almshouse

We hear about a new Colchester almshouse from the architect

Fellowship Meeting

Tuesday 27th February 12.45

Fellowship Meeting

An opportunity for fellowship with no speaker

Sunset Meeting

Thursday 1st March 17.45

Sunset Meeting

Short and sweet! Meeting at the Officers' Club

Peter Wilson & Phil Murray (Colchester Hospital)

Tuesday 6th March 12.45

Peter Wilson & Phil Murray (Colchester Hospital)

Details of the Colchester Hospital Cancer Campaign

Freda Casagrande - Hi cap

Tuesday 13th March 12.45

Freda Casagrande - Hi cap

Freda will outline the work of Hi cap in Nepal and describe the Nepal Hostel Project

Sandy Burnett - Mercy Ships

Tuesday 20th March 12.45

Sandy Burnett - Mercy Ships

We hear about the excellent work the Mercy Ships are doing in the Third World

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Rotary News

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.

Rotary supporting young people

Rotary on the brink of polio history

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 12.30 for 12.45
(Please note, when there are 5 Tuesdays in a month we do NOT meet for lunch on the 5th Tuesday. We also have an early evening meeting on the FIRST Thursday of each month at 5.45pm - 6.30pm at The Officers Club, St John's Green, Colchester CO2 7EX)
The Balkerne Restaurant at The Colchester Institute, Sheepen Road, Colchester CO3 3LL  Club Secretary on 07881683942

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