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Rotakids celebrate


St Mary's Rotakids celebrated their 5th Charter and were presented with a RIBI Presidential Citation!

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Joint 10 Rotary Technology Tournament 2019


The annual “Joint 10” Rotary Schools Technology Tournament took place at the Featherstone Rovers RLFC premises on Tuesday 5th. March 2019

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Third Rotakids group formed in Batley


A brand new Rotakids has been formed at Park Road school in Batley

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National Final Rotary Young Chef held in District 1040


On Saturday 27th April, seven young enthusiastic chefs aged from 13 to 17 fought for first place in the National Final of Rotary Young Chef 2019.

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RYLA Course Report for 2018


We have just completed the 2018 Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) programme, the first time that we have run two, six-day courses which allowed us to reach our maximum capacity of 80.

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In the next 30 days...

HedgeHogger poster extract

HedgeHoggers Cider & Music Festival

Saturday 15th June 2019

RC Scarborough Cavaliers Fund raising help of various type - Tombola; Car parking; General duties ......

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Ilkley Golf Club

28th Annual Charity Golf Competition at Ilkley Golf Club 19-6-19

Wednesday 19th June 2019

RC Bradford Blaize The Rotary Club of Bradford Blaize will hold their 28th Annual Charity Golf Competition at Ilkley Golf Club. The total raised for charity up to 2018 is £170,000.

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Youth Speaks Competition

Thursday 20th June 2019

RC Bradford West Our 3rd Annual Youth Speaks Competition - a debating competition for primary schools.

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Wensleydale Rotary Charter & Handover Dinner

Friday 21st June 2019

RC Wensleydale To take place at Wensleydale Creamery again. Speaker Alan Hinkes OBE, only British Mountaineer to climb all 8000m mountains. 7pm for 7.30. £30 pp.

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Midsummer Masked Ball

Friday 28th June 2019

RC Northallerton Mowbray We look forward to seeing you at this fundraiser in aid of the Sir Robert Ogden Centre and Rotary Charities

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Triple Celebration - ALL WELCOME

Friday 28th June 2019

RC Beverley .

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President's evening 2019

Friday 28th June 2019

RC Sowerby Bridge Our annual dinner hosted by our President

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Doncaster Classic Car & Bike Show 2019

Sunday 30th June 2019

RC Doncaster St. George's This year’s show will take place on Sunday 30th June at the usual venue of the Doncaster College for the Deaf on Leger Way, Doncaster, DN2 6AY

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District Handover 2019

Saturday 6th July 2019

District Event: Thai year's Handover will take place in the Banqueting suite, Aagrah Midpoint Restaurant, Thornbury, Bradford BD3 7AY

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Posh Picnic and Race Night

Posh Picnic and Race Night

Saturday 6th July 2019

RC Weighton Wolds At Thornton House, Gilberdyke, HU15 2TB. With Gerry Trew, Rod Stewart tribute act. Tickets £30 from Sue Sissons (07887-562183). Dresscode: Racewear !

Murder Mystery

Murder Mystery Evening

Friday 12th July 2019

RC Bradford West Charity Event Tickets £30 each

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District 1040 includes 101 Rotary Clubs across Yorkshire, Humberside and North Lincolnshire.  Click on "What we do" and/or "More" for drop down menus to help you explore the site. The short web address is  www.rotary1040.org .

INTERESTED IN JOINING ROTARY? Click on "About Rotary" for more information.

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

conference 2019 4/6/19 District Conference 2019; details of this year's Conference in Scarborough, and registration is now open.



drinking water for India 28/5/19 Rotary in Yorkshire & North Lincs for May; as emailed to Rotarians in the district.






Finalists young chef 2019 10/5/19 National Final Rotary Young Chef  held in District 1040; On Saturday 27th April, seven young enthusiastic chefs aged from 13 to 17 fought for first place in the National Final of Rotary Young Chef 2019




Leeds tech tournament 201915/4/19 Leeds Rotary Technology Tournament




Joint 10 tech tournament 27/3/19 Joint 10 Technology Tournament; The annual “Joint 10” Rotary Schools Technology Tournament took place at the Featherstone Rovers RLFC premises on Tuesday 5th. March 2019





District handover 2019 6/3/19 District Handover 2019; details of this year's District Handover have just been announced.






An advanced group succeeds 6/3/19 Rotary Schools technology Tornament 2019- North Group;- Several Rotary clubs in the north group of the district combined to host a very successful tournament





winner of young musician 4/3/19 District Final of Rotary Young Musician;- this took place at the NCEM York, in front of a packed audience.







President and vice President 9/2/19 A third Rotakids group in Batley; a brand new Rotakids has been chartered at Park Road school in Batley- the third to be formed in that town!







      

Rotary in action District Facebook Page; check out our Facebook page that has been revived by Carolyn Bowe.

And try the district Twitter page


  

Other Links

District Governors Diary;- DG Nigel Arthurs has decided, for domestic security, not to place a diary for general view, therefore all requests need to be made by phone or e-mail direct to him. And all requests will be dealt with on a first come basis.      


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


District Privacy Notice;- this is our updated Policy to comply with the new GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations)


   

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Last Updated 13th June 2019.... In District 1040,there are now 2,800 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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