Tottington & Bury West Rotary Club
Guests would be most welcome at any of the meetings or events below (meetings on 4th Wednesdays with speaker at Greenmount Golf Club, £15 for the meal):
In the last 12 months our Charity Trust Fund has donated to the following: purchase of humidifiers for residents following local floods,Teams4U, Dig Deep, Kids Out Day for local young carers, Jaipur Limb, Rotary Foundation charity, a First Aid kit, sponsorship of Brandlesholme Scarecrow competition, Young Musician, competition for Bury High Schools, Disaster Aid, Junior Masterchef competition for Bury High Schools, Kids Cancer charity, help with purchase of defibrillator (Bury Croquet Club), help with transport for Jigsaw members to Rotary Disabled Sports Day, some purple crocus bulbs- planted in Bury and Tottington to promote Rotary's Purple4Polio campaign to eradicate polio from the world, Mayor of Bury's charities, Francis House and Derrian House (children's hospices), Ramsbottom Churches Together towards their annual Christmas meal for the visually handicapped, and the Joshua Wilson Brain Tumour charity.
At the Purple4Polio weekend held in the Mill Gate and The Rock shopping centres by the four Bury Metro Rotary Clubs recently, many thanks to members of the public who contributed over £1500 to this effort to rid the world of debilitating or fatal polio. You can still contribute £2 by texting 70070 to PURP33£2
2017 Meetings and Events:
Week containing Wednesday 19th April: various community projects including Pets in Need, St John's Community Garden/cemetery, WW1 project at Bury Archive, 68 Voices project at Bury Fusilier Museum. Not necessarily on Wednesday and sometimes more often than monthly! Kirklees Trail litter pick Wednesday 19th at 2.30pm (meet on Brandlesholme rd, Bury).
Saturday April 22nd: Stroke Awareness Day(Bury Metro Rotary Clubs) Visit us and have your Blood Pressure measured in the Mill Gate Centre- 9.30
Wednesday April 26th: Meeting with meal and speaker- Rhys Cathcart: "Early Break"
Wednesday May 10th: Young Musician of the Year Competition (for local High Schools) 7pm at Bury Grammar Schools (Boys). £5 including glass of wine.
Wednesday May 24th: Meeting with meal and speaker- Clare Warhurst: "Helping older people with problems"
Friday June 2nd: ABBA Tribute band at Dobbies Radcliffe (All 4 Bury Metro Rotary Clubs). £15 including food. Our 1/4 of proceeds will go to D-Caff.
Tuesday June 13th:Junior Masterchef Competition (For local High schools) 6 pm at Bury College Restaurant, Market Street.
If you wish to attend a Rotary meeting, can offer your help with projects, or would like further information about joining Rotary please contact secretary:
07885 492 901
For all details contact Secretary above
We meet on Wednesdays at 1930
Greenmount Golf Club
Greenhalgh Fold Farm
Bury, Lancs BL8 4LH tel: 01204 883712