Rotary Club of Bassenthwaite - 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.
TIGER BOAT RACING RAISES OVER £5000 FOR CHARITY
This years event to be held at Derwentwater marina on Saturday 16th September Some pictures of previous years shows great family days.details
CLUB WORK AT UZHGOROD UKRAINE
CHRISTMAS & DENTAL CLINIC - SOME JOINED UP ROTARY Latest photos Dec 14 Jan Feb March 15details
NEW PRESIDENT FOR 25TH YEAR
On 29 June 2015the Presidency of the club was formally transferred from the outgoing President Lizzie Johnson to the new president John Inman. The club has a busy and varied forward programme of activities and further information for interested parties madetails
SOME DATES TO THINK ABOUT!!
We are getting ready for the 2017 Keswick Victorian Fayre to be held on Sunday 3rd December 2017, with many charity stalls, entertainment and Sanat and his Reindeers it should be a great day.
.....WHAT HAVE WE BEEN UP TO RECENTLY
On Saturday 16th September we held our Great Derwentwater Tigerboat Challenge,
with 11 teams all competing to be the 2017 champion team,it was a fun day and raised £,000s for local and National Charities.
On 27th August 2017 - we put on the "Take That Experience" at Keswick's Theatre by the Lake, it was a fantastic show, acknowledged by the Theatre, Audience and the group !
Watch out to see if we bring them back next year
Supporting West Cumbria Hospice at Home events - Muncaster Colour Run (July)
Latrigg Cafe (April 2017)
Project at Bassenthwaite School Playground Restoration (February 2017)
Practical work to clear the play area damaged during the December 2015 Floods, we successfully recycled a significent amount of wood to be used locally as firewood and stones and rubble as hardcore for construction work in the village, and contributed towards playground restoration.
Why should you want to find out about our club?
We have fun - but at the same time we seek to support Rotary traditions through a progressive hands-on approach, raising funds for charitable causes,
working with other Rotary Clubs and organisations, involving the local community, seeking to make best use of
income and contributing to both local, national and international charities.
We are located in a delightful location - a fantastic venue the Pheasant a superbly appointed former coaching inn
with history dating back over two centuries in a corner of the English Lake District with stunning views of the fells
and extensive opportunities for walking and outdoor pursuits.
For more information check it out http://www.the-pheasant.co.uk/
Our meetings are held on Monday nights in the restaurant with either a two course meal or a cold buffet, with a
number of outside activities and guest speakers during the year.
For more information click on Programme/future at the top of the page
Our members are from a wide variety of businesses and professions drawn from a diverse area around the towns of
Keswick and Cockermouth.
Fellowship is an important pat of our activities and we welcome speakers, guests, and potential new members at
our meetings - come along to find out!
Our new Rotary year is now nealy three quarters through - see what we have in store!
Meetings and events happening soon
Monday 20th November 18.30
Bassenthwaite Rotary Club Visit to Blue Dial Farm Allonby
Meal afterwards 8.00pm at Captain Nelson Tavern, South Quay, Maryport CA15 8AB
Monday 27th November 19.30
Bassenthwaite Rotary Club Meeting
at the Pheasant, Dubwath
Monday 27th November 21.30
Monday 4th December 19.30
Bassenthwaite Rotary Club Business Meeting
at the Pheasant, Dubwath
Monday 11th December 19.30
Bassenthwaite Rotary Club - Cards, Port & nuts evening
A fun evening of Crazy Whist at the Pheasant, Dubwath
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