Photo Galleries

Conference 2018 photos

A selection of photos taken at District Conference in Scarborough 2018...

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RYLA Course Report for 2018

We have just completed the 2018 Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) programme, the first...

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Rotakids celebrate

St Mary's Rotakids celebrated their 5th Charter and were presented with a RIBI Presidentia...

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Young Chef Regional Final 2018

A good day was had by all at the Regional final of the Rotary Young chef competition at Le...

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The Chain Gang

This year Hornsea Town Council has three Rotarians, from the Hornsea and East Riding Club ...

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Halifax Rotary's annual treat for disadvantaged

At its annual February event some forty guests enjoyed an evening’s entertainment at The M...

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Rotary helps Albinos in Tanzania

During the last five years, District 1040 has been supporting a "hands on" humanitarian ...

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Raising awareness of Rotary’s aim to eradicate Polio

Normanton Rotarians and the mayor of Featherstone helped school children plant purple croc...

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Global Grant for Headingley's Sylvia Wright project

Headingley Rotary Club, assisted by several other clubs in District 1040, organised the ra...

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Days for Girls at York Minster

Rotary York Ainsty organised a workshop in York Minster in which volunteers made feminine ...

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Mercy Boat Unveiled

A boat, funded by Rotary and built in Hull, will serve as a mobile medical clinic in Ghana...

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Long Service Honoured

The President of Batley Rotary, Pat Taylor, presented long service certificates to three m...

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Calderdale Rotary Club's Technology Tournament 2017

At the Leisure Centre in Halifax schools from within Calderdale had a great day challengin...

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Rotary District 1040 Young Chef competition final 2018

Seven Young Chefs from across Yorkshire and Humberside competed recently in the Rotary You...

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Young Chef District 1040 Final 2017

Six Young Chefs from across Yorkshire, Humberside and North Lincolnshire recently competed...

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Polio Update

Polio campaign updates....

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Young Musician

The Rotary Young Musician competition is held every year, beginning at Club level and prog...

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Bradford turns purple on World Polio Day Awareness Day

24th October was World Polio Awareness Day so Rotary managed to have Bradford turned purpl...

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Ripon Rotary Bike Ride

The first charity Ripon Rotary Bike Ride after taking over from Acorn was well supported o...

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Rotarian receives a County Council's Community Award

Rotarian Keith Twigg PHF of the Hornsea and East Riding Club has been awarded the East Ri...

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North Group Technology Tournament 2017

This year's Tournament was attended by some 80 students...

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Community Service Archives

Many of our previous actives ,presentations and reports are here...

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Environment

All the latest news plus some archived material...

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Stroke Awareness

Links to Stroke Association and the Rotary Clubs partner page together we can reduce the r...

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Main Activities and updates

District Activities & copies of updates ...

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York Rotary Dragon Boat Race aims for £1M

York Rotary Club have been running a Dragon Boat Challenge on the River Ouse for 14 years ...

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Aireborough Rotary Highly Commended for Environment Award

A Rotary Club of Aireborough project has been highly commended in the RIBI Rodney Huggins ...

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Rotary Club of Louth – Christmas Tree Collection Project Commended

Louth Rotary Club used their 2016 Christmas tree collection to help shore up coastal sand ...

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Latest News from Shelterbox

ShelterBox continues to send their boxes to disaster areas around the world...

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Rotary starts farming project in Tanzanian school

A low cost sustainable farming project has transformed a school with 1065 pupils and the ...

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Ripon Rotary's Celebration of Youth Concert

The Celebration of Youth Concert was in aid of Ripon Walled Garden and held at Holy Trinit...

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Celebration of Long Service

The meeting of the Rotary Club of Sowerby Bridge on the 16th January was very special in t...

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Rotary's Newest members in Yorkshire for 2017

A number of new members joined the District in the New Year, with the Rotary Club of Halif...

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RYLA Course report for 2016

We have just completed two successful courses for 64, 16 and 17 year olds from throughout ...

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BLOOMING MARVELLOUS

To mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charlotte Brontà«, the Rotary Club of Cleckh...

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Normanton Rotary Christmas shoeboxes

For more than ten years, in the period before Christmas, Normanton Rotarian Robert Burgess...

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A Glorious Day on The Greens

On Thursday 1st September at West End Golf Club, the Rotary Club of Halifax held its 20th ...

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Castle Carr"™s Fountain "˜Played Again"™

On Sunday 3rd July on the estate of Castle Carr in Halifax, its famous gravity fed fountai...

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Hull Young Artist of the Year Exhibition

During August 2016 RC Holderness members are staging an exhibition of artwork at Hull Cent...

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PhysioNet a Yorkshire Charity responds to Fiji hurricane

Physionet, a registered charity based in North Yorkshire, sends pre-used special needs chi...

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Wakefield Chantry Dragon Boat Race

This year's Wakefield Dragon Boat Race took place on 9th July, with funds being raised for...

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RYLA Course report for 2015

We have just completed two successful courses for 64, 16 and 17 year olds from throughout ...

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RYLA Course Report for 2014

We have just completed two successful courses for 64, 16 and 17 year olds from throughout ...

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RYLA Course report for 2013

We have just completed two successful courses for 64, 16 and 17 year olds from throughout ...

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ROTARY DONATION TO HELP LEEDS FLOOD VICTIMS

The Rotary District 1040 Yorkshire Flood Appeal which raised in excess of £100,000 has ...

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District Handover 2016

Hazel Haas handed over the District Governor's chain to Phil Poole....

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Rotary Young Chef District Final

Six Young Chefs from across West & North Yorkshire came together at Betty"™s Cookery Schoo...

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Roundhay Rotary Young Musician Competition 2016

The invitation to this event promised "˜an evening of music and mouth-watering treats"™, w...

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East Group Rotary Youth Speaks Final

Pickering Rotary Club Hosted the East Group Youth Speaks Final 23rd February 2016 ...

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Community Projects

Examples of and links to some of our main activities...

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Rotary supports Nurse Training in Darjeeling

Details have arrived of the first two nurses to undergo training sponsored by Pontefract R...

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The Gardening Committee of the Rotary Club of Halifax have been active again!

John Seager, the clubs Environmental Officer, took the pictures recently of volunteer memb...

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Club events

Details of Club activities within their communities, details of events by clubs , uploaded...

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KSV (Yorkshire School in Sri Lanka) Appeal

Following the devastating Tsunami on Boxing Day 2004, the Clubs in Rotary District 1040 ra...

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Rotary Young Citizen Awards Event 2016

The Rotary Club of Normanton held another successful, Young Citizen Award event at the Whi...

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Temporary shelters for Nepal

In June 2015, the Rotary Club of the Himalayan Gurkhas accessed and approved the support ...

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Rotary Valentine's Ball raise money for Air Ambulance

Elland Rotary Club held a very successful Valentines Ball on 13th February 2016 at Baines ...

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Rotarians collect for Yorkshire Flood Victims

The Rotary Club of Normanton decided to make another public appeal to raise funds, this ti...

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Update No 3 Motor Neurone Disease Appeal

Rotary in Yorkshire has launched an appeal to help the Motor Neurone Disease Association p...

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Women and Stroke

Links to more information...

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Candlelighters

When a child is diagnosed with cancer, lives are turned upside down in an instant. Not jus...

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Our new look Facebook AND current one!

Coming soon, before the next new ROTARY year...

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Special Award to Rotary

Annual Award for outstanding effort...

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Our very own Facebook Page says "hello,have you LIKED me yet

Facebook is more than photos of what you had for breakfast whilst on holiday. It's a whole...

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The Annual Gates Foundation Letter

Stimulating,Factual,Practical...

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Conference 2015 - What you missed - See you next Year

The Music Room, Spa Complex : That's where the action was...

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Rotary Young Chef 2016 Scarborough Heat

Jack Miladinovic, winner of the Scarborough heat of Rotary Young Chef, has now won the Eas...

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Ripon Pancake Race

The crack Rotary Club of Ripon Pancake Race team made an impact yesterday at the 18th annu...

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Sowerby Bridge Floods

Sowerby Bridge was one of the many towns and villages in West Yorkshire badly affected by ...

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Rotary Club of Ripon Burns Supper

Kilts were in abundance among the ninety people who celebrated the life and achievements o...

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Rocking Horse for Autistic Children

On Thursday the 17th December a beautifully carved wooden rocking horse was presented to M...

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Woodland Trust

As the UK's largest woodland conservation charity, we are the leading voice for woods and ...

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Normanton Rotarian receives CBE

In the Queen"™s Birthday Honours List, Rotarian, Derek Searby TD, Normanton Rotary's "Pres...

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Rotary and Shoeboxes

For more than ten years the Rotary Club of Normanton has launched an appeal for the collec...

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Rotary sponsors Music Concert

The Rotary Club of Ripon sponsored a Celebration of Youth Through Music Concert at Holy Tr...

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Band Concert in aid of Hospice

The Yorkshire Volunteers and Corps of Drums held a band concert, organised by Rotarian Ian...

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RC of Otley Chevin plant daffodils

The Rotary Club of Otley Chevin after the bad weather managed to finish off planting Daffo...

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TREE OF LIGHTS at Sowerby Bridge

The Rotary Club of Sowerby Bridge held its Tree of Lights switch-on ceremony last Friday a...

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School to build Flight Simulator!

Sowerby Bridge Rotary Club is helping Ryburn "˜STEM"™ Club Reach For The Skies as they ent...

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Leeds BP Day in Centenary Year

The Rotary club of Leeds have been holding a Blood Pressure day for several years always i...

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25,000th pupil attends Positive Lifestyle Course

The Positive Lifestyle Centre celebrated having their 25,000th pupil by presenting Mike Sm...

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Micro Loans in Nepal

These pictures show the first recipients of loans issued through the Rotary Club of Dhulik...

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A Rotary Club gives Defibrillators!

The Rotary Club of Sowerby Bridge have made a phenomenal achievement by installing their f...

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District Mailing November 2015

Click on any heading to read/download it...

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Blood pressure testing in Bradford

On Saturday 5th September the Rotary Club of Blaize worked with the Stroke Association to ...

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From Skipton to Scarborough for MND

Skipton Rotarians David Goldie and Kevin Wharton are cycling from Skipton to Rotary Distri...

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Shower Chair for Marie Curie

Bradford 10 Rotary Clubs presented a special "˜Shower Chair"™ to the Marie Curie Hospice f...

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Rotary gives Dictionaries for Life

The Rotary Club Of Otley Chevins president Tom Liptrot and Roy Tate, Community Chairman, ...

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Rotary Rocks with Shakespeare!

An amazing bit of inter- Rotary cooperation...

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Ripon Charter Night 2015

"‹Flat caps, flag-waving and fun featured at the 88th anniversary Charter Dinner at the Ri...

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A FANTASTIC DAY ON PUGNEYS LAKE!!

The 2015 7th Annual Rotary Dragon Boat Challenge on Pugneys Lake on Saturday July 11 prove...

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York Rotaract awarded R.I. Presidential Citation

On June 19th 2015, a special presentation was made by District Governor Rod Walmsley, to ...

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Mike Abbot's 50 years in Rotary

Pictures from the Rotary Club of Ripon Special lunch to mark Mike Abbott's 50 years of Rot...

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Rotary in Yorkshire's first lady DG

Knaresborough Rotarian Hazel Haas has become the first woman to become District Governor o...

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Founder of PhysioNet awarded PHF

Knaresborough Rotary Club has recognised the work of one of its members who established th...

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Yorkshire pupil wins Rotary Young Writers Competition!

A pupil at Cragg Vale J & I School has won first prize in the Rotary Young writers Competi...

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GREAT CRICKET, SHAME ABOUT THE WEATHER

More than 350 Rotarians from 30 clubs across Yorkshire travelled to Leeds for Rotary Day O...

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RIBI President visits RotaKids

During the RIBI President's visit to our district recently, he came to the RotaKids second...

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Earthquake in Nepal

Lila Baniya, a past GSE Team member from Nepal, has sent an email about conditions in his ...

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Computers for Africa

Two out of 19 secondary schools "“ each with pupils over 1,000 "“ have the opportunity to ...

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Rotarian Alan Booth- Man of Records

In 50 years as a Rotarian, Alan has never missed a weekly meeting!...

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SPECTACLES TO TANZANIA

Ruth Perrott, an optometrist, joined the Rotary team visiting Ukerewe in Tanzania to run e...

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District Final Young Chef 2015

District 1040 Final of Rotary International Great Britain and Ireland Young Chef Competiti...

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Environment Gold awards

Ann Denham, District Environment Officer, presented several clubs with Gold Awards for the...

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Knaresborough Rotarians top the Polio support charts!

For the second time in three years Knaresborough Rotary Club has come out top in its suppo...

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Earth Hour

Since 2007 this single city protest has to be an influencer of global significance...

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Rotarian team in Nepal send full report

Monday 21st was D-day for the two teams of Rotarians to present the computers to the 2 s...

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Mississippi Challenge Successful!

Ken Robertshaw and Grace Alsanac have completed their epic 2400 mile journey by canoe down...

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River Aire Challenge Success

Rotarians and guests gathered at Sandal Farm Bradford to celebrate the finale of the Rotar...

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Rotary in Calderdale 2014 Christmas Community Shoebox Appeal Launched

The beginning of October saw the launch of this year’s shoebox appeal to benefit those in ...

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Rotary Efforts during Le Tour in Yorkshire

Many Rotary clubs involved themselves in various ways when Le Tour de France visited Yorks...

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The sun shines on ‘Kids Out’ with Rotary and Inner Wheel

The sun shone as Knaresborough Rotary and Inner Wheel Clubs combined once again to provide...

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Mississippi Challenge!

Ken Robertshaw and Grace Alsancak will set out in August 2014 in 2 sixteen-foot sea kayaks...

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Whitby Endeavour Competition for Primary Schools

For the second year the Club ran their Design and Build Competition for primary schools. T...

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Philippine Rotarians help typhoon victims

Rotarians in RI District 3780 in the Philippines have sent these pictures of them helping ...

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The World's Greatest Meal

The worlds greatest meal has raised enough to purchase I million Polio vaccines over the l...

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Rotary Swimmarathon raises £1,500 for Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Knaresborough Rotary Club’s Swimarathon at Knaresborough Swimming Pool in February raised ...

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Harrogate Area Technology Tournament 2014

The Harrogate area technology tournament for schools was held on 5th February. Many thanks...

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District Final Young Chef 2014

The District Final of this year's Young Chef Competition was held at Betty's Cookery Schoo...

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Yorkshire Comes Together for Teen Fundraiser’s May Challenge

The current Child Fundraiser of the Year, 14-year-old Bethany Hare, is challenging people ...

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Wakefield Chantry Charter

Two photos from the recent Charter dinner...

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Rotary Dragon Boat Race supports Help for Heroes

The unnveiling of a commemorative plaque in a room at the Personal Recovery Centre at Cat...

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District Council 1st February 2014

This was actually an enjoyable meeting which finished at 11.35am- most probably a record!...

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Sand Dam update 22-11-13

The dam funded by D1040 in September has now been completed and commissioned by Excellent,...

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Rotary Young Chef 2013-14 Joint 8

Sponsored by the Rotary Clubs of Wakefield and Osgoldcross & Elmet, eight students donned ...

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York Rotary Young Chef for 2013-14

Edward Cass, from Archbishop Holgate School is York Rotary Young Chef of the Year. 27 you...

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Ukraine Convoy Team receives RIBI International Service Recognition Award

District Governor Mark on behalf of RIBI President Nan McCreadie presented a well deserved...

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North Group Technology Tournament at Richmond

The Rotary Clubs of Wensleydale, Richmond, Northallerton and Thirsk worked together to org...

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Philippines update - soup kitchen pictures

Rotary relief work at Ormoc City, Island of Leyte, Philippines. Rotary D 3780 soup kitchen...

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HELP FOR PHILIPPINES TYPHOON VICTIMS

Moved by the plight of over 600,000 people displaced by Typhoon Haiyan, Otley Chevin Rotar...

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Rotary Walking on Water

Last Saturday a group of almost forty Rotarians and friends set off across a sunny and bre...

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RIBI President visits Yorkshire

The President of Rotary International in Britain and Ireland, Nan McReady, visited Yorkshi...

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York Dragon Boat Race Presentation

The 2013 York Rotary Dragon Boat crossed the finishing line at an awards presentation host...

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ROTARY FLASH MOB Meets BOLLYWOOD!

Rotary club of Northallerton Mowbray held a Flash Mob Dance in Northallerton High Street...

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RC of Normanton Young Citizens Awards

The Rotary Club of Normanton held a successful Rotary “Young Citizen Award” ceremony atten...

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Rotary in Calderdale Scoops Prestigious Award for their Outstanding Community Spirit

The Halifax Courier Community Spirit Award Ceremony was held on 18th July at Berties Banqu...

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Rotary Navigation Walk

Rotary’s 3rd Navigation Walk was organised by 9 Rotary Clubs with another 7 assisting, to ...

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DISTRICT HANDOVER 2013

This year's District Handover this took place yesterday evening at Harrogate Pavillions wh...

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Rotary Young Chef District 1040 Final

The District Final of Rotary Young Chef 2013 took place at Betty's Cookery School on 5th F...

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District Young Musician 2013

The Rotary District 1040 Young Musician of the Year 2013 final was held on Saturday 23rd F...

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Rotary Youth Speaks 2013

Winners going to national finals...

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Rotary Peace Fellows Weekend

Most of the members of Class IX accompanied by many of the host counsellors and members of...

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African GSE Team Leader's Diary- Wensleydale

A rest day, then on to Wensleydale...

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MAJOR FOUNDATION GRANT FOR IT PROJECT IN NEPAL

To enable underprivileged pupils in rural schools in Nepal to achieve higher educational a...

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Rotarians immunise children in India

Last week, four thousand miles away in the south Indian town of Nagercoil – just 20 miles ...

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Yorkshire Rotarians helping consign Polio to history

Thirty four Rotary volunteers are on their way to the South Indian state of Kerala on a hi...

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GSE Team from Venezuela arrives

A Group Study Exchange team has arrived in Yorkshire from Venezuela. They are shown in thi...

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York area Technology Tournament 2013

A small selection of photos from the York Clubs tournament held at the National Railway Mu...

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Dales Group Technology Tournament 2013

Following on from their success at Youth Speaks South Craven School took two of the three ...

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Contact the Elderly in Howarth & Worth Valley

Contact the Elderly is a charity set up to provide monthly tea parties for elderly people ...

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Rotaract Club Egyptian Dinner

On January 20th the York Rotaract Club put on a special "Egyptian Dinner" organised by Rot...

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Rotary Young Chef 2013 East Group

Nine young Chefs competed in the East Area Group competition at York College on 21st Janu...

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Wakefield Young Chef 2013

With her sights set on a career in catering, 16-year-old Emma Firth, from Cathedral Academ...

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Rotary Postmen in Wakefield

Apart from many members being out and about playing the part of festive postmen in the Wak...

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Young Chef 2013 South West Group

At The Cooking School in Dean Clough in Halifax, the South West Group of Rotary’s District...

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Otley School ShelterBox event

Students with one of the ShelterBox tents they helped put up. Organised by teacher Michell...

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Young Chef 2013 Dales Group

The Dales group of Rotary Clubs held its heat of the Young Chef recently...

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Rotary Young Chef -Archbishop Holgate School

The nine pupils from Archbishop Holgate School who were awarded certificates by President ...

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Shoeboxes ‘Full of Kindness’ for Our Own Communities

Working together clubs can achieve more, the Rotary Clubs in Calderdale believe, with a fi...

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Convoy update and the way forward

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Our Heroes Receive a Warm Reception

Halifax Rotary Club’s immediate past President David Horsman made a presentation of a cheq...

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District Conference 2012 photos

A compilation of photos taken at the 2012 Conference in Scarborough. Thanks to Mike Wilkin...

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Two Removal Companies carry Rotary End Polio Now Logos

Two major UK Removal and Storage Companies have agreed to carry Rotary ‘End Polio Now’ Log...

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District Handover Photos

I will add photos of the District handover as I receive them.So please send some!This one ...

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Roundhay display Shelterbox at community event

RC of Roundhay again displayed a Shelterbox at this years community event...

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Up Hill & Down Dale on Mountain Bikes

Some 142 riders, men, women and children pumped up there tyres, adjusted brakes and set of...

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Young Musician National Final Winner is from D1040!

The fantastic news is that Amy Jayne Milton flute sponsored by York Vikings won the compet...

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North Group Technology Tournament 2012

Eighty eight young people in teams of four students from seven schools across North Yorksh...

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District Young Musician 2012

Saturday 25th February 2012 saw the 4th annual District 1040 Young Musician Final held at ...

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Dales Group of Rotary Clubs Youth Speaks competition

A good crowd gathered to hear the battle for the annual Intermediate and Senior ‘Youth Spe...

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Young Chef District Final 2012

another very successful final...

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Thirsk Young Chef competition

Rotary Young Chef (RYC) is an annual national competition entered by over 4,000 budding y...

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District Conference photos

Photo shows the winners & runners up in the Fancy Dress Competition on the Saturday night ...

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Fireworks & Fun at Bingley Bonfire

This year’s annual Firework Extravaganza once again took place in Myrtle Park, Bingley on ...

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Kids Out 2011

This year's Kids Out day at Lightwater Valley was again a great success. Thanks to David H...

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District Handover 2011

This year's District Handover from DG Roger Percival to DG for 2011-12, Willie Clarke took...

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Roundhay Club Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

The Club celebrated its first 50 years with an Anniversary Dinner at the Parkway Hotel....

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Rotary Young Chef Regional 2 Final 2011

This year the Region 2 Rotary Young Chef final was held at Harrogate High School on Saturd...

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7th York technology Tournament

43 teams from 14 schools competed in the 7th York Technology Tournament held in the Nati...

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RIBI PRESIDENTS VISIT

RIBI President Jim Moulson spent three days in Yorkshire including an afternoon and evenin...

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Leeds Rotary Technology Tournament for Schools 2011

For the fifth year running, students from Leeds schools participated in a Technology Tourn...

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LOCAL VOLUNTEERS BACK FROM LIFE-SAVING MISSION IN AFRICA

A team of 25 local Rotary volunteers is just back from Africa, where they worked alongside...

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Great support for Rotary’s Technology Tournament in Halifax

The tournament was held at the North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax on Tuesday 8th March...

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Slideshow of Club fundraising for Polio Plus

Many Rotary Clubs have been fundraising for Thanks for Life/ Polio Plus....

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Rotary in action in Afghanistan

District Governor, Roger Percival, has just returned from Afghanistan where he has seen wh...

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Rotary Young Chef D1040 Final 2011

District Rotary Young Chef final was held at Bettys Cookery School. The event was very suc...

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'Are Young People all yobbos ?' 'No Way' says the Rotary Club of Leeds

The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor James McKenna, had a most enjoyable evening as Patron ...

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Rotary Young Chef North Group Finals 2011

Taryn Agar (Harrogate High School) sponsored by Harrogate Brigantes Rotary club was the wi...

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Otley Chevin Rotarians sing for Hospice

Members of Otley Chevin Rotary Club sang carols around Otley to raise funds for Martin Hou...

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Rotary Club helps Salvation Army Christmas Appeal

The photos attached are of members of the Rotary Club of Haworth & Worth Valley supporting...

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Santa's Run in Thirsk

This year's run took place over 2 frosty evenings...

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Rotary young chefs whip up healthy options

Taryn Agar (17), from Harrogate High School, beat off stiff culinary competition to win th...

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1st Oakworth Rainbow Unit plant crocuses

Rotary club of Haworth & Worth Valley members with the 1st Oakworth Rainbow Unit and Keigh...

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Helmsley smashes world record

The weather seemed set fair on Sunday morning in the Arboretum, Kew at Castle Howard for H...

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District Conference photos

Photos by David Henderson...

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York Vikings first to send photos of School Crocus planting

Congratulations to York Vikings on a successful planting at Skelton Primary school and bei...

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10,000 crocus bulbs planted in Valley Gardens

Rotary Clubs in Yorkshire planned an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the mo...

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Thirsk Rotarians go back to school

Recently Thirsk Rotary Club was invited by each respective head teacher of the 12 local co...

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District Handover 2010

District Governor Em LLoyd Davies handed over to District Governor Elect Roger Percival to...

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Kids Out 2010

Rotary & Inner Wheel Kid's Out day in District 1040 was again held at Lightwater Valley, R...

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North Group Games Night 2010

About 40 Rotarians from North Group Clubs enjoyed an evening of games hosted by RC of Wens...

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Youth Volunteering Awards

Rotary Club of Ripon Youth Volunteering Awards were presented to young people who are mak...

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Aireborough even sold the carpet!

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Charity Dinner at Elland Road raises around £7,500

The TFL event in D1040 started with a bang with a charity dinner in Bradford making £4,000...

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Richmond and Wensleydale together at Tescos

Richmond and Wensleydale clubs worked together to collect at Tescos....

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Knaresborough Schoolchildren help fight against Polio

Pupils at Aspin Park, Goldsborough, King James’s, Scotton Lingerfield, Spofforth and Tockw...

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The two Northallerton clubs have really pulled out the stops

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The Knaresborough variety show produced a host of talent

How did he do that? Ken Welford aka Tommy Cooper kept the audience guessing...

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Knottingley schools repay dictionaries by Purple Pinkies fundraising

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The South West embraces TFL

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Knaresborough amateur radio station hits the airwaves

Knaresborough have had a busy week including a Purple Pinkie events at a number of schools...

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Activities during TFL week around the Inner 9 group

Cleckheaton asked the public to bring unwanted specs to their TFL stand during TFL week to...

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Activities in Ilkley and Otley

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Bradford 10 activities during the TFL week

The Mayor of Keighley Councillor Margaret Ward and husband Colin were Purple Pinkied. Pic ...

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Purple Pinkie Day in Northallerton

Northallerton Mowbray President, Anne Miller and Rtn Carol Ford made a very enjoyable pres...

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Clubs across the group have enthusiastically supported TFL

Wakefield held a collection in Sainsbury's on 23 February...

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TFL activities around the East group during 20–28 February

Clubs around the East group have been enthusiastic supporters of TFL...

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Global Warming – Youth Speaks

Rotary Club of Horbury and Ossett Phoenix hosted a closely contested debate on Global warm...

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North Group Young Chef 2010

Three young people competed to represent North Group in the Rotary Young Chef 2010 competi...

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HOF Photos

The Southport2009 Conference was a great success, with the House of Friendship receiving p...

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Conference Photos start to finish

These photos were some taken by official photographer Rtn Duncan Armitage. I have not atte...

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KSV Yorkshire School Sri Lanka Receives Dictionaries

Last weekend while we were at Southport2009 our fellow Rotarians from the Cinnamon Gardens...

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Rotarians sample Youth Sailing Project

Rotarians from Pickering, Malton & Norton and Thirsk were crew on the James Cook sail trai...

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District Handover

The District Handover took place at District Governor Elect Em Lloyd-Davies' farm in Stave...

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Kids Out 2009

It was another great day for Rotary and Inner Wheel hosting the annual KidsOut 1040 event ...

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Special Needs Rotary Cookery Competition 2009

Organised jointly by the Rotary club of Haworth & Worth Valley and the Rotary club of Hali...

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Champion Marathon Runner has heart of Gold

Elite marathon runner Darran Bilton who lives in Pickering in North Yorkshire has generous...

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Regional Rotary Young Chef Final 2009

Two young chefs represented 1040 at the region 2 final...

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Rotary Young Chef 2008 in Italy

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Packing Rotary in Ridings

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North Group Games Night 2008

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Kids Out 2008

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RYLA Hosting Day 2007

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Special School Cookery Competition

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Rotary Young Chef National Final

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Regional Young Chef Final 2008

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North Group Technology Tournament at Catterick

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New Club Endeavour

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District Rotary Young Chef Final

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Yorkshire School in Sri Lanka opening

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5th Paul Harris Peace Seminar

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District Conference 2007

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Windows on Nepal

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Kids Out 2007

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Nepal

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Northern Group Games Evening 2007

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Ilona from Uzhgorod Orphanage

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Youth Speaks 2007

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Yorkshire School in Sri Lanka

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Rotary Peace Fellow

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District International Fair

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'What We Do' Main Pages:

WE'RE FOR COMMUNITY
WE ARE PART OF THE COMMUNITY

Examples of and links to some of our main activities

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For information on our many Youth Service projects, please click on the relevant section in the sub-pages on the right.

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Helping Rotary Clubs in District 1040 to develop and retain their membership

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Conference Scarborough 2018 was very successful. Conference 2019 will again take place at the Spa Complex on 11th to 13th October 2019

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District Governor 2018-19 is Nigel Arthurs.

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District Governor Elect 2018-19 is Manoj Joshi

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AGs can use their sub group pages to provide information to and about the clubs in their areas

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Matters relating to Safeguarding

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Overall briefing of what we do

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This section is primarily to facilitate communication between Assistant Governors, District Service Chairs, DG, DGE, DGN, and IPDG.

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