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Helmsley & District Rotary Club is looking for men and women who can volunteer help to achieve targets of helping deserving causes in the local communities of Helmsley, Kirkbymoorside and surrounding villages and projects internationally. Ask for a leaflet about Rotary International. Telephone 07718 532009 or email rotary@gillamoor.com


This month's quiz winner was Laura with 12 correct answers. How many can you get?

Helmsley & District Rotary Club Quiz No.9

1.             What is the 11th sign of the zodiac?                      

2.            Which bridge was voted Scotland’s greatest structure?  

3.            Of what is claustrophobia a morbid fear?           

4.            Which London concert venue is located on Kensington Gore?           

5.            With which film is the song “As Time Goes By” associated?            

6.            Which vegetable, also known as lady’s fingers is called bhindi in Indian cuisine?           

7.            Beatrix Potter. What creature was Mrs Tiggy-Winkle?             

8.            Which colour is amarillo in Spanish and jaune in French? 

9.            What was invented in the Thirties by Sir Robert Watson-Watt?                              

10.           In which city is the Golden Gate bridge located?           

11.            The nectarine is a close relation to which other fruit?           

12.            Named after the owner which car marque has the initials DB?  

13.            The Enigma Variations is a work by which composer?           

14.            The Chinese gooseberry is another name for which fruit?                   

15.            Peter and Lois Griffin have a pet dog called Brian in which TV series?

ANSWERS click link below




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Meetings and events happening soon

Monday 19th February 18.30

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No meeting this week

Monday 26th February 18.30

Charter celebration

Club's birthday

Monday 5th March 18.30

Fun quiz

General knowledge quiz of just 15 questions. Just for fun. No prizes. If you would like to take part, it's free, please contact us 07718 532009

Monday 12th March 18.30

Business Meeting

Planning for the future

Saturday 17th March 09.30

President Elect preparation

Training for the Rotary year 2018/19

Monday 19th March 11.00

Outside Visit

Visit and tour of Lastingham Church followed by lunch.

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

Church House
7 High Marketplace
We meet on Mondays at 1830
(Third Monday in the month is an outside visit. Please ring for details 07718532009)
Church House
7 High Marketplace
YO62 6AT