2006-07 President Ian Grieve
Ian Grieve, a Rotarian for 26 years, is the new President of the Rotary Club of West Fife. He was born and educated in Dundee at Morgan Academy.
Following his training as an efficiency expert he held a number of management roles with James Keiller & Son Chocolate and Confectionery Manufactures prior to moving to Dunfermline in 1969 when he joined Arthur Bell & Sons, Scotch Whisky Distillers in a management role.
Within a few years and after discovering he had the "Nose" for it he was appointed Bells Master Blender and Whisky Operations Manager, also creating a number of new blended whiskies "Bell`s Islander" being one of them. Following the take over of Bells by Guinness now Diageo Ian in his role as Master Blender and with his love of travelling spent a great deal of time travelling the world on speaking tours helping to promote the Diageo brands particularly Johnnie Walker the worlds Number I Scotch. After thirty-one years in the whisky business he retired in 2000.He retains an involvement with the Spirits industry with his role as Chairman of the International Spirits Challenge the premier international spirits industry competition.
He is married to Jennifer a former school teacher with one son Ross who manages one of the UK's leading five Red Star hotels. A former Chairman of Dunfermline Round Table his hobbies are Golf, travelling and seeing new places and the Arts. During his year as President he aims to continue with the high traditions of the West Fife club helping it to make a difference in the local, national and international communities where help is needed.
President Ewan's Valedictory Address
Handover to incoming President Alex Evan Wong was carried out before Alex went off on holiday to the Far East.details
Special General Meeting - 2nd December 2014
With 13 members and 0 visitors Secretary Stuart Nicol reported that there were as usual the requisite uncontested nominations for election as Club officers and confirmed:details
Donald Mackay becomes first member to do a second term in the chair at the Rotary Club of West Fife.details
Keavil House Hotel
The regular Tuesday meetings of The Rotary Club of West Fife are held at 6.30pm in Keavil House Hotel, Crossford KY12 8NNdetails
Notice of 2012 AGM
One aim of the meeting is to appoint next year's committee chairs prior to the District Assembly on 29 April. It is proposed to take only part 2 of the meeting. Part 1 of the AGM is ajourned to the Business Meeting on 1 May.details
Notice of Special General Meeting
The club SGM to elect officers for next year and the President for next year but one, is called for 7 December.details
2011 RIBI Conference - Dublin
Five members and their partners enjoyed a weekend of fellowship in Dublindetails