About us

Club LogoThe Rotary Club of Helston-Lizard was chartered on 29 April 1987 with 28 members.  Membership has grown steadily to the current 48 including 3 Honorary members.

The Club serves the community around the town of Helston and the Lizard Peninsula and is part of Rotary District 1175, covering 85 Rotary Clubs in the South West Peninsula of Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

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What we're planning... 

  • 26-28 July 2019: Silverstone Trip
  • 31 May 2019: Sportsman's Speaker Dinner
  • 17-19 May 2019: French Twinning (Arrive pm 17 May, Depart pm 19 May)
  • 26 February 2019: Visit to HM Coastguard SAR at St Mawgan
  • 24 February 2019: Hi-Lo Golf Competiton

What we've done...

  • 9 February 2019: Thin Blue Line Rugby match; Camborne RFC v Bracknell
  • 31 January 2019: Johnny Cowling
  • 19 December 2018: Pensioners Lunch, Breage Village Hall
  • 15 & 16 December 2018: Santa's Grotto at Trevena Cross Nurseries
  • 13 December 2018: Christmas Party, Greenbank Hotel
  • 13 December 2018: Santa's Grotto at Trevena Cross Nurseries
  • 8 & 9 December 2018: Santa's Grotto at Trevena Cross Nurseries
  • 1 & 2 December 2018: Santa's Grotto at Trevena Cross Nurseries
  • 1 December 2018: Senior Citizens Christmas Party, Carleen Village Hall
  • 21 Sept 2018: Annual Golf Day, Fund Raiser
  • 2 October 2018: Visit to Shelterbox, Truro
  • 13-15 July: Trip to Fairford Air Tattoo
  • 2 June 2018: Work in gardens of Helston Community Hospital
  • 27-29 April 2018:  Beer Festival, Epworth Hall, Helston
  • 17 March 2018: Rugby Trip to Twickenham
  • 13 March 2018: Inducted a new member, Rtn Dougie Evans
  • 9 March 2018: Work commences on Helston's White Wash Walls
  • 24 Feb 2018: Presentation of Cheques to Invictus Trust and Cornwall Hospice SW at 11am, Trevena Nurseries
  • 17 Feb 2018: Supporting Inner Wheel's Big Breakfast at Breage Village Hall
  • 19 Jan 2018    Johnny Cowling at Helston School Hall

Handover 2018-19Past-President Bob Calleja (right) hands over to President James Kingston (left)


Click here for our history pages describing some of our activities in past years

 The Rotary Club of Helston-Lizard founded ShelterBox as its Millennium Project in 2000

RI Club ID: 24369

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Tuesday 23rd April 19.30

Fellowship Meeting. Host: Doug Evans


Wheal Dream

Saturday 27th April 09.00

District Assembly


At Marjon, Times to be confirmed.

Tuesday 30th April 19.30

Speaker Meeting. Host: Hjalmar Wara


We have a Presentation from the "3 Cricketers" whom we sponsored on their recent tour to South Africa.
Wheal Dream

Monday 6th May 19.30 - 19.30 Monday 3rd December

Council Meeting


At James Kingston's

Tuesday 7th May 19.30

No Meeting (prior to Flora Day).


Friday 10th May 13.00 - 13.00 Sunday 12th May

Rotary GBI (RIBI) Conference, Nottingham


See Rotary GBI website for details

Tuesday 14th May 19.30

AGM and Business Meeting. Host: Chris Andrews


Wheal Dream

Friday 17th May 14.00

French Twinning


Arriving 17 May pm
Departing 19 May pm

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

Wheal Dream,
Wendron,
Helston,
Cornwall. We meet on Tuesdays at 19.30
(Check with Secretary for 5th Tuesday)
Wheal Dream,
Wendron,
Helston,
Cornwall. TR13 0LR  01326 653333

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