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Rotary Club of Wisbech - 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.

Wheelchairs from Yorkshire Tea


Collect barcodes from all Yorkshire Tea products and turn them into wheelchairs. Collection point at Tourist Information Office, Post Office Lane, Wisbech. (Below the side entrance to ETC.,)

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PhysioNet


We are supporting PhysioNet which is a registered charity supplying donated physio equipment, which can be refurbished, to children who need it around the world. Can you help? Have you any unused equipment? If so please contact us.

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President Magaret Barwell 2017 - 2018.


A message from the incoming President The Rotary Club of Wisbech extends a warm welcome to you. Even if you are not a Rotarian ,you can still enjoy everything that Rotary has to offer .Find us on the web, Facebook or Twitter.

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Young Chef pictures


Budding young chefs

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SILVER MONDAYS - Click "programme " tab for more details.


Silver Mondays - Regular show every month for the over 60's .

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Come and Join us


Membership - taster sessions available. Attend our events to learn more. Come and speak to us

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About us

 

Wisbech is a market town, inland port and civil parish with a population of 31,573 in the Fens of Cambridgeshire, England. The tidal River Nene runs through the centre of the town and is spanned by two bridges. The name is believed to mean on the back of the (River) Ouse, Ouse being a common Celtic word relating to 'water' and the name of a river that once flowed through the town.

Before the Local Government Act 1972 came into force in 1974 Wisbech was a municipal borough; it is now a civil parish in the Fenland District.

What is Rotary?

Rotary International is a global network of service volunteers. It is the world's largest service organisation for business and professional people, with some 1,210,905 members operating in 168 countries world-wide.

There are some 58,000 Rotarians in Great Britain and Ireland in 1,845 clubs, helping those in need and working towards world understanding and peace.

The main objective of Rotary is service  in the community and throughout the world. Rotarians build goodwill and peace, provide humanitarian service, and encourage high ethical standards in all vocations. The Rotary motto is "Service Above Self

Its a fulfilling role, and Rotarians can get involved as much or as little as their time will allow.

But there is much more. Clubs meet on a regular basis, which allows members to build firm friendships. Every Rotarian has a right to attend any Club meeting anywhere in the world, so there is always somewhere to go, and people to meet, wherever business or leisure travel may take you.

Various Clubs have different emphases, which can reflect differences in size. A small market town may have a Club of perhaps 20 members, whereas in large centres the number can be closer to 100. Some concentrate on local community or vocational projects. Others link up with a sister club in another country to undertake an international project. Each Club decides how it wants to use the resources it has available. 

 

 * *  Please check diary as we do not meet every week * *

 

Donations can be made by text - type "ROTA22 £1" TO 70070

Do more -shop online using

 https://www.giveasyoulive.com/join/rotary-club-of-wisbech-trust-fund/EC122664

Retailers will donate a percentage to us. 

 

 

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Tuesday 28th November 18.00

EGM & Dining in with Bill Redmayne


Rotarians only.

Rotary Christmas Market Stall in Wisbech

Sunday 10th December 09.00

Rotary Christmas Market Stall in Wisbech


We will be in attendance at Wisbech market .Please come along and support us.

WISBECH CHRISTMS FAYRE

Sunday 10th December 10.00

WISBECH CHRISTMS FAYRE


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Chrismas Celebration

Tuesday 12th December 18.00

Chrismas Celebration


Mendis ,Wisbech ....more details to follow.

Collection at Tesco Wisbech

Friday 15th December 10.00

Collection at Tesco Wisbech


Rotarians collecting for community funds.

Silver Monday - PADDINGTON 2

Monday 18th December 09.30

Silver Monday - PADDINGTON 2


Light Cinema -
YOU MUST BOOK IN ADVANCE FOR THIS FILM
STARTS AT 10.15 AM - EARLIER TIME

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Our Social Media


Rotary News

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.

Rotary Young Citizen Awards


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


Details on RotaryGBI.org

How Rotary is Funding Polio Immunization in 2017


Find out more about Rotary fighting disease


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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

Mendis, 20 Old Market, Wisbech We meet on Tuesdays at 1800
(We do not meet every week .Please check the meeting dates before attending.)
Mendis, 20 Old Market, Wisbech PE13 1NB  01945 461051

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