Rotary Club of Swindon - 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.
Peter Wells receives a Paul Harris Fellowship award
Peter Wells receives a well deserved Paul Harris Fellowship award on the 3rd Septemberdetails
2018 Charity Ball
This is our 2018 Charity Ball to be held at the Swindon Marriott Hotel The theme is Bollywood Nights – This will be a highly colourful and musically exciting themedetails
President Ian presents cheque
President Ian presents a cheque for £300 to Eileen Norris from "Contact the Elderly" following a very interesting presentation she made to our club recently about their work in Swindondetails
Welcome to the home page of the Rotary Club of Swindon
Now, you may be asking...
What is Rotary??
Rotary is a truly international organisation, with some 33,000 clubs and over a million members represented in more than 200 countries worldwide. Its aim is simply to provide humanitarian assistance and to help promote goodwill and peace both at home and abroad. Have a browse through our 'what we do' pages and see..... well, er.... what we get up to - Whether you are a Rotarian or if you are just interested in finding out more about the global Rotary movement please feel free to come along and join us.at one of our Thursday lunchtime meetings and see just what goes on - You will receive a very warm welcome
If you don't already know a Swindon club member and want to find out more information, get in touch with our club Secretary Denise, who will be happy to advise and provide you with any further information you might need.
If you decide Rotary is not for you, we really won't be offended - promise!
Rotary in Swindon - the latest....
....a roundup of this week's notice board announcements :-
Please see summary below of the items covered on the noticeboards and generally
- District Conference
Currently we are all booked to stay at The Hermitage in BournemouthRooms here cost £146 B and B per night per couple
Chris Firth has managed to find a more affordable hotel The Royal Bath where rooms cost £110 D/BB per night per couple
(Chris, is investigating if we don't have dinner whether the price would come down)
If you would like to change hotels, please contact Chris direct
- Lil St George Memorial Skittles Match - Tuesday 23 January - 7.00pm for 7.30pm start
- Past President's Lunch - Thursday 25 January
Past President's, please dust off your medal, and receive your free drink courtesy of the Club
- Swindon Cares Christmas Lunch - Sunday 28 January
Venue: The White Hart,
Stratton St Margaret
Cost: £12 per adults, £8 for children
Please add your name to the board being circulated by Thursday 25 January
· Chinese evening Dining Experience - Monday 5 February (event full)
Byron and Nigel are currently
collecting payment for this event (£20 per person)
Raffle prizes are needed - please bring them to Club on Thursday 1 February or to the event
· Ten in a Bar - Let's Celebrate - 25th Anniversary Show - Wednesday 14 February
Please add your name to the circulation board for this event
- Screen Race Night with Fish and Chips - Friday 16 March
Swindon North are arranging
this evening in aid of Youth Adventure Trust
Fish and chips from the Bakers Arms, Badbury
Village Hall, Wanborough
Cost: £14.00 per person
This is a really popular
event, so if you are interested book early
Includes cash bar, tote and prize draw
Contact email@example.com or on 07962 155255
Future dates for your diary
- Area Meeting - Thursday 8 February
- District Meeting - Saturday 10 February
The Rotary Club of Swindon
Rotary 'Tax Disc'
EDU Fun SA - Diepsloot Combined School
Edu Fun is a charitable organisation that teaches English to Grade 3 and Grade 4 students at Diepsloot Combined School in South Africa and is one of our International projects....
For more info' have a look at their Facebook page
(link on this page)
and if that's not enough...
Or if you want to find out more information or are looking for support for your charity or event please do get in touch with us today
If you would like to make a donation to support our Rotary Charities you can do so here - It's very easy....
Join Rotary and 'Make a World of Difference' - for more info, see the video below....
Meetings and events happening soon
Thursday 18th January 13.00
Speaker Event - David Wreathall
Inner Flame - mentoring and interviewingdetails
Thursday 25th January 13.00
Fellowship Meeting and Past Presidents Lunch
Today is a Fellowship Meeting and our annual Past Presidents Lunchdetails
Thursday 1st February 13.00
Speaker Event - Alan Beard
Today, our own Alan Beard will talk to us about ‘65 years of Friendship’details
Monday 5th February
Annual Chinese Evening
Tonight is our annual Chinese at the Swindon Rendezvous
Thursday 8th February
Area 3 Meeting
Area 3 Meeting
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