About us

Dartmoor Vale Rotary Club (Registered Charity Number 1094753 ) was formed  in 1986 to provide a new Rotary Club to cater for evening meetings for Rotarians living in and around Newton Abbot.

Present members come from Newton  Abbot, Teignmouth, Bishopsteignton, Bovey Tracey, Chudleigh, Kingskerswell and surrounding areas.

Weekly meetings normally comprise a meal ( about £12.50 ) . We meet at The Cockhaven Arms in Cockhaven Road, Bishopsteignton TQ14 9RF . We aim to meet at 7.15 pm to eat at 7.30pm followed by perhaps a speaker, discussions to  plan fundraising events such as a charity darts competition or running marathon as well as the best way to spend the funds primarily on deserving local or overseas charities or good causes. The major project at present is The Santa Special where we take some 800 disadvantaged local children on a steam train trip from Buckfastleigh to Totnes and back again with a gift for every child from  Santa who kindly joins us on the  return journey.

In addition to the above  " business " we ensure we enjoy the fellowship during the meals and run various social events for members, family and friends.  Normally once a month we have an informal fellowship evening, often at a different venue.

For details of future events please Google ( other search engines available ) .......Rotary Club of Dartmoor Vale......then click on Programme then Future Diary.

For further Information about any of our Club Activities please contact Mike Beer on 01803 875572

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Abba Singalong with Fish and Chips Supper.

Saturday 27th January 19.00

Abba Singalong with Fish and Chips Supper.


Social Event with family and friends.
Fish & Chip supper followed by Mamma Mia film with singalong at Kingskerswell Parish Centre. Bring your own drinks.

Fellowship at  The Linney Coffinswell

Thursday 1st February 19.00

Fellowship at The Linney Coffinswell


Fellowship at The Linney in Coffinswell. Names to JY

Committees & Business

Thursday 8th February 19.00

Committees & Business


Committees at 7.00pm followed by business
Menu...Cod in Parsley sauce followed by meringue nest ( pavlova )

Council and Business

Thursday 15th February 18.15

Council and Business


Council at 6.15pm followed by business.
Menu....Cumberland sausage followed by spotted Dick.

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Thursdays at 1915 for 1930 Eating
(Exceptions: first Thursday when we meet at 6:30 p.m. and there is no meal and we may meet at a different venue.)
Cockhaven Arms, Cockhaven Road, Bishopsteignton. TQ14 9RF

Telephone Paul 01626 361133 for details or check website Diary for future events

TQ14 9RF  01626 77 52 52

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