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Rotary Club of Witham - 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.

PURPLE 4 POLIO


Rotary has a World-wide programme to eradicate polio

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Senior Citizen's Christmas Tea Party 2017


Last year 65 seniors living in Witham came to a tea party at the URC, Newland Street. This year we extend the invitation again to Witham's Seniors. Tickets will be available at the Town Hall Information Centre in November - watch for announcements.

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Duck Race 2017


What a Race That Was!

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Santa Visits Witham


Santa talks to kids and their parents during a stop

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Dictionaries for Schools


Every Year-5 or Year-6 child at a junior school in Witham is presented with a dictionary.

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Typical Donations


Selected photos of recent presentations of typical donations to various charities

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About us

Welcome to the Witham Rotary Club Home Page

NEWS FLASH

The Club recently welcomed a new Rotarian, Steve Robbins, shown below (left) being welcomed into the Club by President John Mellerio. He will help the Club to support charities in the range of activities mentioned below.


For over sixty years the Rotary Club of Witham has been supporting local, national and international charities.

Recently the Club has supported the Boys BrigadeBrainwave, Essex Air Ambulance, St John Ambulance, Home StartShelter Box and the International Red Cross as well as several other local charities.  Also, every junior school pupil receives a dictionary in year 5.  

Chipping Hill Dictionaries 2016

Here is a picture of pupils at Chipping Hill School , October 2016, showing off their  dictionaries.

Funds are raised in many ways.  People in Witham know about Santa and his sleigh and its tour round the town just before Christmas collecting for the charities the Club supports.  There is also the duck race, seen at the start,  below, in Bridge Street, on Carnival Day.

So funds come from events like steet collections, sponsored walks, hot chestnut sales and so on.  Keep an eye on the Charity Window in Richards Funeral Services in Newland Street for the latest details on all Witham's charities.

Below is a picture from earlier this year of a cheque for Home Start, Witham, being handed to staff
at their Atlantic Square office





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 Young Citizen Awards


Watch coverage of the 2017 'Rotary Young Citizen Awards', highlighting outstanding young people.


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How Rotary is Funding Polio Immunization in 2017


Find out more about Rotary fighting disease


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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 1300
(On 5th Tuesday Evening Meeting 7.30pm.)
Rivenhall Hotel CM8 3HB 01376 516969.
For more details phone Club Secretary: 01621 892312

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