King's Lynn Priory Rotary Club (Club 1180)
We are a friendly and active club with a very wide range of community and fundraising projects and a full social calender. We are proud to be part of the worldwide Rotary community
. We have also established a satellite club aimed at those who are not able or ready to commit to full membership of the club. If you want to know more about Rotary click on the following linkhttp://rotarygbi.org/about-us/communities For more on the satellite club click on What We Do above and select the Satellite Club page
- Easter Egg Trail held on Easter Saturday 2018 at Sandringham raised £2500 for East Anglian Air Ambulance.
- Three new members joined our satellite club in March 2018
- Charity Golf Event in July 2017 raised £7000 Shared between Park House Hospital and our own Charity Fund
- 3rd Young Photographer exhibition held in March 2018 Wiiner of intermediate section gains second place in national finals
- 4th successful technology tournament held at King's Lynn Academy in November 2017 sponsored by Bespak
- launched on 16 November with 9 members see pictures in what we do
- Successful "purple 4 polio" stand at the Sandringham Flower Show on 27 July where purple crocus bulbs were distributed.
- Dictionaries for life distributed to 12 primary schools
- the Rotary Foundation
- East Anglian Air Ambulance
- End Polio Now
- Shelter Box
- Lend With Care
- Churchill Park Forest School
- Poppy appeal
- Purfleet Trust
We run an annual harvest supper for the elderly and provide Dictionaries for Life to several schools.
We have also
- supported the Forest School at Churchill Park School by regularly attending as volunteers
On the social side we have an annual overseas trip, this year we are went to Bucharest from 10-14 May, and our annual walking trip to Derbyshire.is in early October
If you would like to attend one of our meetings or are interested in joining the club please get in touch by clicking the contact tab below.
Meetings and events happening soon
Wednesday 20th June 18.30
Held at the King's Lynn Golf Club. Richard Pither will talk on Village Water (we donated £1k this year, which was doubled by Government Agencies. He will also talk about his massive fundraising cycle ride - 1000 miles and 63,000' in 15 days and at 75!
Wednesday 27th June 18.30
President's Night & New President's Installation
To be held at the Riverside Restaurant. Further details to follow.
Sunday 8th July 14.00
President Robert's Garden Party
Held at Beach House, Holme-Next-The-Sea. Proceeds in aid of the President's charity - Headway. If wet, we'll be in the Holme Village Hall.
Wednesday 11th July 18.00
The Way Forward Workshop
The Way Forward Questionnaire Workshop will be held in the Leziate Room at KLGC. A light buffet with coffee will be served (£7/head). Further details below.details
Be part of a global network of volunteers, trying to make the world a better place. Please also see the 'links & news' page for information from the local district and live feeds from Rotary International and Rotary International in GB&I.
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Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger
Meetings & Venue
Where and when:
(On middle two Wednesdays of each month we meet in the evening at 18.30 at the King's Lynn Golf Club - see Club website for detail.)
KNIGHTS HILL HOTEL, South Wootton, King's Lynn each week at 13:00, except the middle 2 Wednesdays when we meet at 18:30 at the King's Lynn Golf Club. PE30 3HQ 01553 675566