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Welcome to The Rotary Club of Ramsey website. Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left. We hope to meet you soon.

Rotary Junior Technology Course -Ashbeach School


Pupils at Ashbeach Primary School took part in the Rotary Junior Technology Tournament. They were required to build, with the materials supplied, a scale model of a bridge for wild animals to cross over a public pathway.

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Cycle Path Clearance


Ramsey Rotarians blaze a clearance trail on the Cycle Path

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Last Night of the Proms 2018


Venue: Abbey College - South Hall A Ramsey regular - and favourite! Please secure your tickets ASAP to avoid disappointment, thank you.

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Dragon Boat Racing at Wicksteed Park


A fundraiser in aid of Rotary supported Charities, our entry is generously sponsored by Abbey Group and Abbey Logistics.

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Quirky Quiz Night at Ramsey Mereside Village Hall


Saturday 29th September 2018. Venue - Ramsey Mereside Village Hall A Quiz with a difference

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Annual Vintage Fair at Ramsey 1940's Camp


Poster to follow with all the details you will need.

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About us

 

 

THE ROTARY CLUB OF RAMSEY

Giving to Rotary, means Rotary gives back!

Registered Charity Number 1025083

49 YEARS OF SERVICE 2018 / 2019


Welcome to the website of the Rotary Club of Ramsey

The Rotary club of Ramsey is open for membership to anyone who is interested in helping the community and we encourage both male and female membership. We are a friendly Club of 31 Members, including 9 Ladies and we range in age from not quite 30 to 65+. The Club still enjoys the company of two founder Members who helped start the Club some 49-years ago.

We support many local and International causes.  If you live, work or have any connection to Ramsey, come and experience first hand the benefits of joining Rotary - we want you to be part of our Club. Our members make a difference at home and around the world.

We are a very social Club and meet weekly for Club functions, where our meeting programme will normally be as follows:

  1. 1st Tuesday of the Month will be Committees
  2. 2nd Tuesday of the Month we shall enjoy a guest Speaker
  3. 3rd Tuesday of the Month our Council meet and we then hold our Business Meeting
  4. 4th (and when there is a 5th) Tuesday of the Month we shall do something social, such as a visit somewhere or an event at Ramsey Golf Club. 
  5. Always check our Programme on this website for the latest information.

New members are always welcome as you will:

      make new friends

      be part of the world-wide well-respected Rotary International organisation

      take part in our many activities and projects

      hear informative and interesting speakers

To learn more about our Club and what we do, I invite you to browse through our website. Feel free to contact us for more information. The links provide more detail on the Club’s members, past members, officials and history.

If you wish to hear more about the Club or wish to visit the Club please e-mail me at president@ramseyrotary.co.uk or our Club secretary at secretary@ramseyrotary.co.uk

I look forward to meeting you. 

Carole Broom

Rotary Club of Ramsey

President 2018-2019

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What is Rotary?

Our members are men and women of all ages who come from many walks of life (just like you!) whether business people, professional people or community leaders alike we have a common bond: we are keen to utilise our skills and resources to help others.

With 34,000 clubs in 200 countries and geographic regions worldwide, boasting 1.2 Million members, Rotary is far reaching. In Great Britain & Ireland alone, there are in excess of 51,000 Rotarians in 1,810 Clubs. Each member enjoys the opportunity to give something back to communities at home and abroad, learn new skills, expand their social network and have a huge amount of fun in the process.

Rotary runs countless humanitarian projects locally, nationally and internationally and also partners with many charities worldwide. Members initiate projects which address the needs of their local communities such as running food banks or fundraising for their local children's hospice.

Rotary Clubs are autonomous and determine service projects based on local needs. By combining their skills and resources, our members are able to make a real contribution to the lives of others.

What we do

Members volunteer their time to serve the local community, through activities such as supporting community events, runnning educational programmes, supporting local businesses or helping out at music festivals, fun runs and marathons.

They organise national competitions in music, cookery, photography, public speaking and citizenship to help young people improve their skills.

Because of Rotary's vast international geographic spread, we are in the unique position to be able to reach people in need all over the world, from running life changing projects in developing countries to making an immediate response to disaster hit regions.

Rotary has it's own charity, The Rotary Foundation, which funds the improvement of health, the support of education, and the alleviation of poverty throughout the world.

In local communities

Rotary Clubs carry out a range of different activities and projects which aim to help improve the quality of life in their local communities

Projects include:

  • Kids Out day - an annual day out for disadvantaged children
  • Assisting at music festivals, concerts and fetes
  • Youth projects - encouraging young people's talents and opportunities
  • Supporting foodbanks
  • Sponsored bike rides and races
  • Christmas collections
  • Support for local residential homes - for the elderly or disabled
  • Support for schools - with mock interviews and business days
  • Volunteering alongside local charities
  • Support for hospices

Polio eradication

The crippling and sometimes fatal disease of polio is still a very harrowing reality for children in parts of Africa and Asia and threatens children everywhere.

Rotary has made polio eradication its top priority since 1985 and every pound Rotary raises becomes £3 with generous support by Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft, through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. To date around US$1 Billion has been raised. 

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Rotary Club Of Ramsey, Cambridgeshire

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Tuesday 4th September 19.00 - 21.30 Tuesday 25th September

September's Hosts are Ray & Wendy Hopkins


Tuesday 18th September 18.15

Council at Ramsey Golf Club


Tuesday 18th September 19.30

Business Meeting (one course meal of Roast chicken and trimmings with coffee/tea & mint to finish @ £10)


Friday 21st September 12.00 - 13.00 Sunday 23rd September

District 1070 Conference


Riviera International Conference Centre, Torquay, Devon

Tuesday 25th September 19.30

Speaker evening: Our Youth Exchangers of 2018 return to speak about their adventures. Don't miss Phoebe Whitticase and Katie Bolton (one course meal of scampi, herbed diced potatoes and salad with coffee/tea and mint to finish @ £10.00)


Quirky Quiz Night at Ramsey Mereside Village Hall

Saturday 29th September 19.00

Quirky Quiz Night at Ramsey Mereside Village Hall


Saturday 29th September 2018.
Venue - Ramsey Mereside Village Hall

A Quiz with a difference

Tuesday 2nd October 19.00 - 21.30 Tuesday 30th October

October's Hosts are Brian Mathson & Brian King


Tuesday 2nd October 19.30

Committee meetings & Guest Speaker: Rev Canon Ken Berkin with an update on Friends of North Kigezi Diocese (one course meal Cold meat selection, jacket potatoes and salad with coffee/tea & mint to finish @ £10)


Tuesday 9th October 19.30

Speaker evening: Nicola Gitsham (nee Hyde - oh yes, there's more!) on The NHS - Three Score Years and Ten (one course meal of Lasagne, garlic bread and salad with coffee/tea & mint to finish @ £10)


Saturday 13th October 19.00

Last Night of the Proms 2018


Venue: Abbey College - South Hall

A Ramsey regular - and favourite! Please secure your tickets ASAP to avoid disappointment, thank you.

Tuesday 16th October 18.15

Council at Ramsey Golf Club


Tuesday 16th October 19.30

Business Meeting (one course meal of Chicken & mushroom pie, new potatoes & vegetables with coffee/tea & mint to finish @ £10)


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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 19:00 for 19:30
(PLEASE NOTE All mail to the Secretary NOT the golf club)
Ramsey Golf Club
4 Abbey Terrace
Ramsey
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire PE26 1DD  01487 812600

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