About us

Over 95 years of Rotary in Reading

The Rotary Club of Reading (one of five clubs in the Town) was formed in 1922. The Club currently has about 45 members drawn from the local business and professional community. 

The Club does considerable work in the community, which is undertaken through five teams plus the Reading Rotary Community Project:

The Teams

Youth Services
Fund raising
Community Service
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Reading Rotary Community Project (RRCP)

RRCP is a Charity registered in England and Wales number 1111472 set up by and acting as an arm of the Rotary Club of Reading. 
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Charities supported by the club

This is a list of charities that have been supported by the club, but it is not comprehensive
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Rotary began in Chicago in 1905 and 17 years later the Reading club was formed. Rotary has been operating for over a century. It is a Worldwide organisation of business and professional managers united to help those in need, to encourage high ethical standards in all walks of life, and to work towards world understanding and peace.
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Rotary International

Rotary International is the world's first service club organisation. Its more than 1.2 million members volunteer their time and talent to further the Rotary motto, Service Above Self.
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Membership is usually an introduction by an existing member but we are always looking for new faces who are interested in giving voluntary service to the community. If you are interested and would like to learn more about our work and the time and costs involved please email us with your enquiry. Our Membership Secretary will then let you have an information pack. Click on the following link or visit the 'Contact' page.

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Club Evening meeting

Tuesday 29th January 19.00

Club Evening meeting

Evening meeting at Caversham Heath Golf Club

Tuesday 5th February 13.00

Club meeting

Regular weekly meeting

Tuesday 12th February 13.00

Club meeting

Regular weekly meeting

Tuesday 19th February 13.00

Club meeting - visit by the Mayor or Reading

Regular weekly meeting

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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.

Family Rotary club use skills to kick-start local charities

Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 1230
(Except there is usually an evening meeting on the 5th Tuesday of the month at Caversham Heath Golf Club (7:30pm for 8:00pm))
Pepe Sale, Queens Walk, Reading,

The club meets at the Pepe Sale Restaurant on Tuesdays at 12:30 for 1pm situated in Queens Walk in Reading (Down the side of the Penta Hotel in Oxford Road)

RG1 7QF  0118 959 7700

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