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Ripon Rotary repairs Fairy Steps

Rotarians on Fairy Steps

Ripon Rotarians have been working on the Fairy steps near Rustic Bridge, a local beauty spotmore

Mercy Boat Unveiled

Wilberforce 1

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

Young Chef District 1040 Final 2017

DGE Robert Mophet with competitors and judges

Six Young Chefs from across Yorkshire, Humberside and North Lincolnshire recently competed in the District Final at Betty’s Cookery School in Harrogate.more

Rotary starts farming project in Tanzanian school

Training students and community members

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

Ripon Rotary's Celebration of Youth Concert

Ripon City Training Band

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

In the next 30 days...

Open to everyone. At Market Weighton Social Club, in Southgate. Maximum 6 per team, cost £6 per person. Includes a light supper and prizes for the winners. Cash bar. All proceeds to Rotary Charities
The Bluebell Function Room, Fairway Hotel, Dodworth, Barnsley S75 4LS Our main speaker for the evening will be Alan Swann, an entertaining raconteur and the Chairman of Barnsley U3A. Cost: £25.00 per person In aid of the Barnsley Hospice & BIADS
Polio awareness fund raising event with tasting of food from around the world. Harry Gration hosting the event. At St Augustine's school. 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

clean water in Benin 9/2/17 WASRAG Newsletter for January; latest news from the Water and Sanitation Rotarian Action Group.







 8/2/17 Rotary inYorkshire Newsletter for February; as emailed to members.





 6/2/17 Mercy Boat Unveiled; A boat, funded by Rotary and built in Hull, will serve as a mobile medical clinic in Ghana






Contestant in Young Chef District Young Chef Final; The District 1040 Final of the Rotary Young Chef competition was held at Betty's Cookery School on 30th January






12/1/17 Rotary in Yorkshire Newsletter for January;

 






10/12/16 District Foundation News for December; includes a fascinating account from Rotary Peace Fellow Kate Rougvie about her role in Burundi. Also includes where to send End Polio funds to attract the Gates Foundation 2 for 1 matching. 

 

5/12/16 Physionet Autumn Newsletter;PhysioNet is a registered charity founded by a member of Knaresborough Rotary Club, sends pre-used special needs children’s equipment, wheelchairs, mobility items and some hospital hardware to developing countries around the world 






 

Haiti Hurricane 4/11/16 Disaster Aid Autumn Newsletter; Includes the latest on Hurricane Matthew in Haiti






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