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         If you are a new visitor to our site, the Club main page, below, displays a photographic record of some of our events and activities during the current Rotary Year.

We are a dual-gender Club. Our usual meeting day is Tuesday at 6.45 pm for 7.00 pm at the Deanwater Hotel, Wilmslow Road, Woodford, Cheshire, SK7 1RJ, where we have a one-course meal. 

If you are interested in finding out more about ROTARY, click on CONTACT US, (above R), where you will find contact details.

Wilmslow Dean Rotary thanks Armadillo Self Storage - Storage for homes and business for their continuing support of the Club in 2019/2020. 

We are now in Rotary Year

 2019 - 2020

Below you will find a photographic record of our events for this year, in chronological order, with the most recent heading this page.


We were pleased to welcme District Governor

Patrick  Tyrrell

pictured below left with President Ian Bradley.

Sunday 29th July 2019

Members of the Time Out Group enjoy a trip on the Mary Sunley, sponsored by our club

23rd July

Quiz Night

Saturday 20th July

Summer Lunch, arranged by Margaret, Marianne and Sue

Vice President Sue with one of the prizes from the raffle

16th July

Winner of the 2019 wilmslow Rotary Scarecrow Competition  from HOME LIBRARY receives the certificate from President Ian

Below, the winning Scarecrow (R) , together with the winning schools entry from Wilmslow Lacey Green Primary Academy.

9th July

Our first speaker of the Rotary Year. Deepak Oberoi of Albert Road Opticians with President Ian

Sunday 7th July 2019

Wilmslow Dean at the Wilmslow Community Show.

The Rotary Stand just before the start of the show

Final preparation of one of the displayed scarecrow finalists

Choose a ticket!

One of the many winners at our Tombola

And another one!

Look at those scarecrows!

Judges of the Scarecrow Competition - Angela McPake, Chairman of the Wilmslow Community Show (L) with Kuomi Burton.

Saturday 29th June 2019

The annual Rotary Scarecrow Festival concludes with a chidren's parade through the town waving their mini scarecrows.

District Governor Patrick Tyrell ready for the off

The Poynton Youth Marching band assemble ready to lead the parade

The children all lined up ready for the parade to Bank Square

The police stopped the traffic as we crossed the road on our way to Grove Street

Frank leads the parade down Grove Street

Almost at the end, we arrived at Bank Square

A very welcome sight - chilled water!  Many thanks to Sainsburys, Tesco and Waitrose for providing the water and keeping it cold.

The first important event of the Rotary Year is to install our new President. This year we welcome for the fourth time Rotarian Ian Bradley, and pictured below retiring President Frank McCarthy hands over the chain of office.

Top table before handover

Ian and Marianne share a joke

After the Rotary formalities, we were royally entertained by Jean Martyn of Britains Got Talent Fame.


If you are interested in seeing what we did during the previous Rotary Year, From the Menu button (top left of home page), Select 'WHAT WE DO', then select 2018/19, where you will find a complete record of the year's events.

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Tuesday 24th September 19.00

Meeting and Speaker (Ella Worthington on the Utility Warehouse Discount Club)

Tuesday 1st October 19.00

Meeting and Committees

Tuesday 8th October 19.00

No Meeting (we should be visiting other Clubs this week)

Tuesday 8th October 19.30

Council Meeting at The Deanwater

Tuesday 15th October 19.00

Meeting and Business Meeting

Tuesday 22nd October 19.00

Meeting and Speaker (Dr Simon Hyde, King's School Macclesfield)

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

The Deanwater Hotel
Wilmslow Road
Cheshire We meet on Tuesdays at 18:45
(No meeting following a Bank Holiday)
The Deanwater Hotel
Wilmslow Road
Cheshire SK7 1RJ  Venue: 01625 522906 (apologies to 0162 5 524706 12:00am on day of meeting)

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