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Archbishop of York visits Hornseaand East Riding Rotary Club

Archbishop Sentamu with club president

Hornsea and East Riding Rotary Club had the Archbishop of York, the Most Reverend and Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu as the guest speaker at a recent meeting.more

Days for Girls at York Minster

Rotary York Ainsty organised a workshop in York Minster in which volunteers made feminine hygiene kits for girls in developing countries .more

Halifax Rotary's annual treat for disadvantaged

At its annual February event some forty guests enjoyed an evening’s entertainment at The Maurice Jagger Centremore

Rotary District 1040 Young Chef competition final 2018

3 busy young chefs

Seven Young Chefs from across Yorkshire and Humberside competed recently in the Rotary Young Chef District Final at Betty’s Cookery School Harrogate. more

Young Chef Regional Final 2018

A good day was had by all at the Regional final of the Rotary Young chef competition at Leeds City College on the 10th Marchmore

In the next 30 days...

I would like to invite you to our second charity Clay Pigeon re entry Shoot at Nettleton Shooting Lodge, Caistor on Saturday 28th April 2018 at 1.pm. more
An evening of foot-tapping music is promised with the world famous East Yorkshire Motor Services Brass Band and our popular ladies' choir, The Meridian Singers. more
Fund raising event for our community work. more
A change to our usual President's event a Sunday lunch with entertainment more
The aim of Bradford SOUP is to change local communities for the better by bringing together members of your community to pitch their ideas for improving our city - from art to social entrepreneurship, from urban agriculture to justice. more
Fulford School York. Coffee & biscuits 9.00am with prompt start at 9.30am.
Join us on this sponsored walk in aid of Louth Dementia Café and the Alzheimers and Dementia Swimming Group more

District 1040 includes 103 Rotary Clubs across Yorkshire, Humberside and North Lincolnshire. Click on "Clubs" to find specific clubs  Click on "What we do" for a drop down menu to help you explore the site. The short web address is  www.rotary1040.org .

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 Latest News and Reports - click on headings in blue for details

4/4/18 Rotary Young Citizens Award Winners Interviews on BBC; Rebekah Hinton, District 1040 Rotary Young Citizen Award winner (nominated by Bradford West Rotary) will be interviewed on BBC Look North on Monday evening, as well as on the BBC News Channel on Thursday.

Albino report 2018 2/4/18 Albino Report April 2018; A successful Rotary education campaign to help people with Albinism in Tanzania by PDG John Philip





Amy Bettles came second 31/3/18 Rotary Young Chef Regional Final;- Amy Bettles, from East Group in this District, came second in this competition at Leeds City College, involving finalists from three Districts- 1040, 1070 and 1220. The winner goes on to the National Final in Telford in April.






Iron Lung 28/3/18 Rotary in Yorkshire & N Lincs Newsletter for March; newsletter as emailed to all Rotarians in the district.






Days for Girls10/3/18 Days for Girls at York Minster; York Ainsty Rotary Club organised a workshop in York Minster in which volunteers made feminine hygiene kits for girls in developing countries





2 young chefs 10/2/18 Rotary Young Chef competition District Final; Seven Young Chefs from across Yorkshire and Humberside competed recently in the Rotary Young Chef District Final at Betty’s Cookery School Harrogate.





Rotary in action4/1/18 District Facebook Page; check out our Facebook page that has been revived by Carolyn Bowe.

And try the district Twitter page



obstacle course 22/11/17 RYLA 2017; This year's Rotary Young Leadership Awards courses were again very successful. This link takes you to a series of photos taken during one of the weeks, and gives insight into how varied the activities are.




 

DG in coffin car DG's Blog;- click on this to follow what District Governor Robert Morphet has been up to.






   

Other Links

District Governors Diary;- this is currently on the DG's Corner 

DG's BLOG;-  find out what the District Governor has been doing recently 


Website Search Facility; It is now possible to search this website for information by inserting key words in the space at the top next to the magnifying glass, then clicking on the latter. 


Cottages4you; 5% of every booking is donated to Rotary Foundation, as well as giving 5% discount.

Rotary Shop -updated  contact details and stock list for Rotary paraphernalia


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Last Updated 23rd April 2018.... In District 1040,there are now 3,116 Rotarians registered on the On-Line Directory (DMS). If there is information you would like to either see or provide, please contact me, in the first instance, via this webmaster@rotary1040.org

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Aquaboxes take water filters and emergency supplies around the world, giving the gift of life to families and communities Aquaboxes take water filters and emergency supplies around the world, giving the gift of life to families and communitiesmore

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This takes you to numerous Rotary International videos collected together on YouTube. This takes you to numerous Rotary International videos collected together on YouTube.more

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