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Rotary Club of Kings Lynn Priory - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

District Golf


John Harrison wins District 1080 golf competition and Priory take top three places at District Golf event

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New Members


Priory takes in 3 new members in a month

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Derbyshire Trip 2014


The club's annual weekend at Derwent Forest in Derbyshire took place from 3rd to 6th October, attended by 20 in all including 4 guests.

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Presidents Night 2016


Our President's Night was held at the Lestrange Arms in Hunstanton

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Tree Planting


Led be Com/Voc. The planting this Autumn has been postponed until the Spring pending the identification of a suitable site.

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Marie Curie


Marie Curie collection 28 February

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About us

 

 

King's Lynn Priory Rotary Club (Club 1180)

We are a friendly and growing and very active club with a very wide range of community and fundraising projects and a full social calender and proud to be part of the worldwide Rotary community

.  We are also in the process of establishing a satellite club for younger professionals 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

 

 

  

 

Headlines

  • Easter Egg Trail to be held on Easter Saturday at Sandringham.
  • Racenight raises £1000 for charity fund
  • 3rd successful technology tournament held at King's Lynn Academy in March sponsored by Bespak
  • Satellite Club 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.
  • John Mansfield took over from Peter Tasker as our new President at the President's installation  at King's Lynn Golf Club
  • Dictionaries for life being distributed to 12 primary schools
  • Tony Bruce awarded Paul Harris Fellowship at the President's night
       In the past year we have contributed to:
  • the Rotary Foundation
  • East Anglia Air Ambulance
  • End Polio Now
  • Shelter Box
  • Home Start
  • Lend With Care
  • Churchill Park Forest School
  • Poppy appeal
  • The Rainbow Trust in Sri Lanka (in partnership with King's Lynn and King's Lynn Trinity Rotary Clubs). The Rainbow Trust provides education, nutrition and health support to the poorest children in a small area of Sri Lanka.
  • 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 went to Malta from 6-10 May, and our annual walking trip to Derbyshire.is at the end of September

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. 

 

 

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Wednesday 20th September 18.30

Speaker Meeting


Held at the King's Lynn Golf Club.
Alex Mitchell and Ozzie Overton will speak about their proposed trip to Kenyan (Camp Muhaka) that focusses on community work with people who live below the poverty line in a very deprived part of Kenya.

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Wednesday 27th September 13.00

Speaker Meeting


Held at Knights Hill

Walking/Sightseeing Weekend in Derbyshire

Friday 29th September 12.00 - 17.00 Monday 2nd October

Walking/Sightseeing Weekend in Derbyshire


Another excellent weekend awaits you at the Darwin Country Park, 2 Dales, Derbyshire. John Mansfield will again be leading some interesting walks.
Cost is approximately £155 per couple which represents excellent value.

Monday 2nd October 19.00

Council Meeting


Held at 33 Avon Road

Fellowship Meeting

Wednesday 4th October 13.00

Fellowship Meeting


Held at Knights Hill

Thursday 5th October 19.00

Satellite Club Meeting


Meet in the Family Room, Farmers Arms, Knights Hill.

Saturday 7th October 10.00

District Council Meeting at Diss


Held at Diss

Business Meeting

Wednesday 11th October 18.30

Business Meeting


Held at the King's Lynn Golf Club

Saturday 14th October 09.00

District Conference


Venue to be advised

Wednesday 18th October 18.30

Speaker Meeting


Held at the King's Lynn Golf Club

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Rotary News

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Rotary Young Citizen Awards


Watch coverage of the 2017 'Rotary Young Citizen Awards', highlighting outstanding young people.


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How Rotary is Funding Polio Immunization in 2017


Find out more about Rotary fighting disease


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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Wednesdays at 13:00 or 18:30
(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

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