Completed meetings and events 2016-2017

Tue 27th June 2017 Tree of Light 2017 Appeal Launched at TNS Champions League Qualifier

TNS v Europa FC ko! TNS have given permission for Rotary Club members to carry out a raffle and bucket collection at the TNS v Europa FC match tonight. read more...

Mon 26th June 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Handover

Welcoming David Davies President of the Rotary Club of Oswestry 2017-18.
(L-R) Pres Elect Ian Glenister, President David Davies and Past Pres Ian Haigh The handover of the Club's Presidency for 2017-18 to David Davies read more...

Sat 24th June 2017 Orthopaedic Summer Fair & Open Day - RJAH Gobowen - 12.00-4.00pm

Club's annual support for the League of Friends' Orthopaedic Summer Fair & Open Day - RJAH Gobowen read more...

Fri 23rd June 2017 - Sat 24th June 2017 Street Collection - Saturday June 24th 2017

Sue and Mark carefully not rattling their buckets :) The Club's annual street collection for charities read more...

Mon 19th June 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Club Assembly with ADG Mike Lade

Club Assembly read more...

Mon 19th June 2017 - Mon 3rd July 2017 Millicent Kaye Art Competition and Exhibition for Primary School 2017

Millicent Kaye Memorial Art Exhibition Our Club's annual art competition for local primary schools. read more...

Sat 17th June 2017 Concert by the KMD Ensemble - Our Lady and St Oswald's Church

Concert In aid of Hope House read more...

Fri 16th June 2017 - Sun 18th June 2017 Friends of Lord Hill's Column - Waterloo Weekend

Lord Hill's Column, Shrewsbury News of events run by the Friend's of Lord Hill's Column - An unmissable lecture and Open Days for the Column. read more...

Tue 13th June 2017 How Agnes Hunt Founded Derwen College - Derwen 90 Lecture, The Orangery Restaurant

Agnes Hunt Marie Carter, Archives Officer at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital will be giving a talk entitled 'Self-Supportng Citizens' How Agnes Hunt Founded Derwen College. Part of their 90th birthday celebrations. read more...

Mon 12th June 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Business Meeting

Fri 9th June 2017 - Sat 10th June 2017 Welshpool Poetry Festival - Supported by the Mary Hignett Bequest Fund

Welshpool Poetry Festival 2017 Mary Hignett Bequest Fund supports the 3rd Welshpool Poetry Festival read more...

Wed 7th June 2017 Club Council held Wednesday 7th June 2017 @ at 5.30

Minutes read more...

Wed 7th June 2017 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Mon 5th June 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Lynn MacBeth & Tina Sheppard

MS Society Hazel's speaker today will be Lynn MacBeth and Tina Sheppard of Oswestry's branch of the MS Society

Sun 4th June 2017 Friends of Kinnerley School Fun Run 9.45am SY10 8BT

Friends of Kinnerley School Fun Run Oswestry Rotary Club is pleased to sponsor the medals for participants in this fundraiser for Kinnerley School Friends. read more...

Thu 1st June 2017 Derwen College Fete 2017 1.30-4.30pm

President Ian and Dave decide who we want to be today! Club's annual entertainments in support of the Derwen College read more...

Tue 30th May 2017 Judging of this Year's Millicent Kaye Primary Art Competition 'In The Park'

Stuart Phillips gets down to work (and no, it's not Stuart's handbag - it's Joan's!) Vocational Committee members meet at the Masonic Hall for the judging of this year's entries by Joan Turner. read more...

Mon 29th May 2017 No Meeting - Bank Holiday

Fri 26th May 2017 Crocus Walk Certificate Presentation to Bellan House Pupils

President Ian and David Gordon President Ian and Crocus Walk organiser David Gordon visited the Bellan House Assembly this morning to present the pupils with a certificate for their participation in the Sponsored Walk in April. read more...

Mon 22nd May 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Helen Pocknell

Helen Pocknell on Autism Ruth Thomas' speaker today will be Derwen College's Marketing & Pre-entry Assessment Officer Helen Pocknell talking about Autism and Autism friendly communities. There will also be a presentation to the winners of the Club's annual Investment Competition read more...

Mon 15th May 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Rev Harry Edwards of Mulberry Alpacas

Rev Harry Edwards of Mulberry Alpacas Robin's speaker today will be the Rev. Harry Edwards of Mulberry Alpacas who will talk to us about Alpaca Farming. Harry is also Spiritual Care Coordinator/Counsellor of Severn Hospice. read more...

Mon 15th May 2017 Presentation and Thank You to Our Lady and St Oswald's School

(L-R) In front of David Gordon and President Ian Haigh are Samantha, Ben and Sofia President Ian Haigh and Event Organiser David Gordon took part in an assembly at Our Lady and St Oswald's Primary School today. read more...

Mon 15th May 2017 Presentation of Cheque to Kinnerley School Friends

Presentation of cheque to Susan Lewis to sponsor participants' medals for their Fun Run at Kinnerley on Sunday 4th June Oswestry Rotary Club are pleased to sponsor the medals for Friends of Kinnerley School Fun Run read more...

Sat 13th May 2017 Derwen College 90th 1920s Electro Swing Ball

1920s Electro Swing Ball Celebrate 90 years of the Derwen College! read more...

Sat 13th May 2017 - Sun 14th May 2017 Mary Hignett Supports Oswestry Rugby Club Fundraising

Cloths out for James Bond evening! Mary Hignett Fund buys table cloths for Oswestry Rugby Club

Sat 13th May 2017 Dee Valley Rotary Club Fashion Show for Cancer Research - International Pavilion, Llangollen

Fashion Show in aid of Cancer Research Could I please ask you to invite the members of the Oswestry Rotary club to an up coming event that we Llangollen Dee Valley Rotary are hosting? read more...

Mon 8th May 2017 Mary Hignett Grant Rolls Out The Mats For Knockin & Kinnerley Cricket Club

Ian Haigh, Club President with the Knockin & Kinnerley Knights U11’s (L-R) Jack Burston, Jack Tinney, Michael Carter and Ryan Darlington
K&K Cricket Club show off their new mats in the nets. The Mary Hignett Bequest Fund paid for one of them. read more...

Mon 8th May 2017 Winners of Rotary Club/HSBC Investment Competition Declared

Final Investment Comp The Club's Investment Competition for secondary schools comes to an end and the runaway winners declared! read more...

Mon 8th May 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Business Meeting

Sun 7th May 2017 Youth Speaks National Final - Thomas Telford School, Old Park, Telford, TF3 4NW

Oswestry School winners of the Senior National Youth Speaks Competition 2016-17 Oswestry School pupils are judged ‘best in the country' for public speaking in the national final of the Rotary Youth Speaks competition. read more...

Wed 3rd May 2017 Rotaventure - Mile End Golf Driving Range, 7.00pm

Mile End Golf Driving Range 7pm meet followed by meal at 8pm. read more...

Wed 3rd May 2017 Club Council held Wednesday 3rd May 2017 @ at 5.30

Minutes read more...

Wed 3rd May 2017 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Mon 1st May 2017 No Meeting - Bank Holiday

Fri 28th April 2017 Sponsored Crocus Walk Cae Glas Park 11.00am - REARRANGED DATE

Oswestry Town Mayor Paul Milner and pupils from Bellan House Annual Crocus Walk for End Polio Now!

Rearranged from March 3rd read more...

Tue 25th April 2017 Dictionaries Presented to Our Lady and & St Oswald's Catholic Primary School

Presenting Usborne Dictionaries President Ian presents Usborne Dictionaries read more...

Mon 24th April 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker M Liquorish

Mark gives the definitive talk on two 20th Century icons Today Mark will talk to us on the intriguing subject of 20th Century Icons. What does he mean? read more...

Sun 23rd April 2017 Oswestrian Completes London Marathon for Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Hospital Institute Charity

Bruce McKay Rotary Club donates £100 to RJ & AH Hospital Institute Charity in support of Bruce McKay's London marathon achievement read more...

Sat 22nd April 2017 Health Awareness Day 2017 @ Oswestry Library

Some of the presenters gather together at the start of the event The Rotary Club's annual Health Awareness Day - Look After Yourself! read more...

Tue 18th April 2017 The Wheels Challenge 2017 - Orthopaedic Hospital 1.45pm

Wheels Relay Challenge Commencing in Manchester on 9th April the relay will wend its way through Britain and Ireland to Stoke Mandeville Hospital. Join us on the Oswestry leg. read more...

Mon 17th April 2017 No Meeting - Bank Holiday

Wed 12th April 2017 - Sun 16th April 2017 Oswestry to Combs-la-Ville Sponsored Charity Bike Ride

Oswestry - Combs-la-Ville cycle challenge Lee Barnfield, of Waving Santa fame, returns with friends for a cycle challenge from Oswestry to Combs-la-Ville. They hope to raise money along the way. Sponsor them?
http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/team/smellsliketoast read more...

Mon 10th April 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.30pm - Club AGM + Business Meeting + The Movement Centre

Curtis Langley of The Movement Centre The Club's AGM and Business Meeting plus a talk from Curtis Langley of The Movement Centre Oswestry. read more...

Sat 8th April 2017 Oswestry Town Twinning Table Top Sale - Memorial Hall, Oswestry

Table Top Sale The Twinning Association is holding a Table Top Sale in the Memorial Hall Oswestry. read more...

Fri 7th April 2017 - Sun 9th April 2017 RIBI Conference 2017 @ Manchester

Manchester Conference and Exhibition Centre The RIBI Conference is all about having fun, making new Rotary friends, renewing old acquaintances, sharing Rotary experiences, listening to inspiring and motivational speakers and taking advantage of some sensational entertainment opportunities. read more...

Wed 5th April 2017 Club Council held Wednesday 5th April 2017 @ at 5.30

Minutes read more...

Wed 5th April 2017 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Tue 4th April 2017 Rotary Club of Oswestry HSBC Investment Competition - April 2017 Valuations

April valuations The penultimate snapshot of the Investment Competition read more...

Mon 3rd April 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Dr Bruce Eden

(L-R) Dr Bruce Eden, Naomi Atkin of Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals (SATH) and John Thompson John Thompson's speaker today was retired GP Dr Bruce Eden who now works for the Lingen-Davies Centre read more...

Sun 2nd April 2017 Derwen College Annual Sponsored Walk - 1.30pm

Derwen Annual Sponsored Walk TIME TO GET YOUR WALKING BOOTS ON FOR THE ANNUAL DERWEN WALK read more...

Sat 1st April 2017 Cantiones Chamber Choir @ Holy Trinity Church 7.30pm

Cantiones Cantiones, Oswestry's Chamber Choir has been singing high quality music for 30ish years. read more...

Wed 29th March 2017 Purple4Polio and Celebrating 100 Years of the Rotary Foundation

The Town Mayor and club members in the photo (L-R):
Rotarian Justin Soper, Sherie Soper Foundation Committee Chair Oswestry Borderland Rotary Club, Paul Milner Town Mayor, Ian Haigh President of Oswestry Rotary Club and John Croft President of Oswest 'A Purple thumbs up and a Big thank you in helping to eradicate Polio'. read more...

Mon 27th March 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker James Hennie from Tesni Homes and Developments

Pres Ian with James Hennie Dave's speaker today is James Hennie MD of Tesni Homes and Developments will be speaking about Tesni"™s passion for environmental sustainability and partnering with Marches School to help fundraise for three eco-domes to be installed for use by pupils. read more...

Sat 25th March 2017 Regional Final of Youth Speaks, Darwen Vale High School, Darwen

Oswestry School Youth Speaks Regional senior winners (L-R) Matthew Cooper, Adelina Creciun and Seb Banks The Rotary Club of Oswestry were represented in the senior competition by District winners Oswestry School read more...

Fri 24th March 2017 Oswestry School Interact Quiz Night - 7.00pm Peter Humphreys Centre

Oswestry School Interact Quiz Night Oswestry School Interact Group raise funds for the Pink Ribbon Foundation - please support if you can? read more...

Mon 20th March 2017 Charter Night - 6.30 for 7.00pm

The 'Top Table' Our Club's 88th Charter Night read more...

Thu 16th March 2017 Rotaventure - Ten Pin Bowling & Meal @ The Venue Park Hall. 6.45pm

10 pin bowling! Approx £15 for meal and 2 games. read more...

Mon 13th March 2017 - Mon 13th February 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Rachel Wintle from the Alzheimer's Society

(L-R) Rachel Wintle and Val Brown of The Alzheimer's Society John Cleaver's speaker today will be Rachel Wintle Dementia Support Manager at the Alzheimer's Society read more...

Sat 11th March 2017 Cambrian Race Night @ The Last Inn, Hengoed

Cambrian Race Night This is an invite to your club to get a group up and come and support our Race Night on Saturday 11th March. read more...

Wed 8th March 2017 District Council - Glyndwr University Wrexham 6.00pm

District Council District Council

Wed 8th March 2017 Funeral of PP Harry Brannick - Holy Trinity Church, 11.00am

Funeral of PP Harry Brannick Funeral of PP Harry Brannick, President of the Rotary Club of Oswestry 1987/88 read more...

Tue 7th March 2017 - Thu 9th March 2017 Fellowship Suppers 7th-9th March

Fellowship Suppers A second round of Fellowship Suppers - all fully subscribed now :) read more...

Mon 6th March 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Business Meeting

Sat 4th March 2017 Library Receives Christmas Parade Funds for Shared Memory Dementia Project

(L-R) Rtn Peter Hill, Pres Ian Haigh and Heather Rodenhurst from Shropshire Libraries at the launch of their shared memory bag project Oswestry Rotary Club is pleased to be able support to people living with memory difficulties when Oswestry Library launches its Shared Memory Bags scheme at 1.00pm on Saturday 4th March at the library. read more...

Fri 3rd March 2017 District 1180 Final Youth Speaks 2017 - Catrin Finch Centre, Glyndwr Uni, Wrexham

District 1180 Senior winners Oswestry School (L-R) Seb Banks, Matthew Cooper and Adelina Creciun District 1180 Youth Speaks Final read more...

Fri 3rd March 2017 Sponsored Crocus Walk Cae Glas Park 11.00am - CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN

Sponsored Crocus Walk Annual Crocus Walk for End Polio Now!

Thu 2nd March 2017 - Sun 5th March 2017 Oswestry Youth Music Festival 2nd - 5th March 2017

(L-R) Sue Leonard, President Ian Haigh and Chair of Community Services Mike Griffiths Founded in 1977 as a one-off event to celebrate the Queen's Silver Jubilee, Oswestry Youth Music Festival goes from strength to strength with competitions taking place from March 2nd to 5th in Christchurch, Holy Trinity and Oswestry Methodist churches. read more...

Wed 1st March 2017 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Mon 27th February 2017 Rotary Club of Oswestry HSBC Investment Competition - February 2017 Valuations

Rotary Club of Oswestry HSBC Investment Competition - February 2017 Valuations Latest valuations read more...

Mon 27th February 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Ann Morton and Emma, Erlas Victorian Walled Garden Project

Ann Morton and Emma Dave Gordon's speaker today was Ann Morton the Charity Officer and principal fundraiser for the Erlas Victorian Walled Garden Project assisted by Emma. read more...

Mon 20th February 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Justin Soper Newbie Talk

Justin Club Mini Assembly with ADG David Brigden was unfortunately cancelled today and new member Justin Soper stepped into the breach to give his new members talk about his life in Education. read more...

Mon 13th February 2017 Focus Evening - 6.00pm @ The Wynnstay

President Ian Haigh Tonight's willing 'victim' was Club President Ian Haigh read more...

Fri 10th February 2017 The latest valuations for the Rotary / HSBC Investment Competition

Pictured are some of the teams members, back, from left, Bruce Smith, George Henson, Cai Williams, Abi Evans and Dylan Bolton,
front, Rhys Llywarch, Harry Turner, Tyler Williams and Ellie Reynolds Some impressive performances here from St Martins School who occupy the top four positions in the Rotary Club of Oswestry Investment Competition. read more...

Mon 6th February 2017 - Tue 23rd May 2017 Tree of Light 2016 Cheque Presentations

Denzil, Mike and Ian meet Fay Pollock, a critical care paramedic, and Dr Andy Wood. Distribution of the donations to the 2016 Tree of Light beneficiaries read more...

Mon 6th February 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Business Meeting

Wed 1st February 2017 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Mon 30th January 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Mark Fosbrook

Mike and Mark Oswestry Paralympian Mark Fosbrook was Mike Jones' speaker today. read more...

Fri 27th January 2017 Mock Interviews @ The Marches Academy

Mock Interviews 2017 Mock Interviews for the Year 11s read more...

Mon 23rd January 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Roger Cooper

Roger Cooper Chris Perry's speaker today will be Roger Cooper archaeological director of the Oswestry Castle Research Project read more...

Mon 23rd January 2017 Tining is Everything! Mary Hignett Bequest Supports Wynnstay Bowling Club's January Treatment

David Parry-Jones sweeps up! Fund supports Wynnstay Bowling Club read more...

Mon 23rd January 2017 Rotary Club of Oswestry HSBC Investment Competition - January 2017 Valuations

Investment Competition The latest valuations for the Rotary / HSBC Investment Competition read more...

Mon 16th January 2017 International Students Evening 5.30 for 6.00pm at The Wynnstay Hotel

Oswestry School read more...

Mon 9th January 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Business Meeting Business Meeting

Wed 4th January 2017 Club Council held Wednesday 4th January 2017 @ at 5.30

Minutes read more...

Wed 4th January 2017 - Wed 1st March 2017 Club Council held Wednesday 1st March 2017 @ at 5.30

Minutes read more...

Wed 4th January 2017 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Wed 4th January 2017 - Wed 1st February 2017 Club Council held Wednesday 1st February 2017 @ at 5.30

Minutes read more...

Mon 2nd January 2017 No Meeting - Bank Holiday

Mon 26th December 2016 No Meeting - Bank Holiday

Mon 19th December 2016 Christmas Lunch - 12.30pm - Speaker M Griffiths

Christmas Lunch
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Sat 17th December 2016 Rotary Club of Oswestry HSBC Investment Competition - December 2016 Valuations

Updated 17th December December 17th update! read more...

Fri 16th December 2016 Christmas Gift of Foreign Currency to the Air Ambulance

Father Christmas MAA Oswestry Rotary Club Collect for the Air Ambulance read more...

Wed 14th December 2016 Rotary Carol Service - St Mary's Selattyn

St Mary's Selattyn Organised by Borderland Rotary Club read more...

Mon 12th December 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting & David Griggs

Business Meeting

Wed 7th December 2016 Club Council held Wednesday 7th December 2016 @ at 5.30

Minutes read more...

Wed 7th December 2016 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Mon 5th December 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker G Moss

Assessing risk read more...

Sat 3rd December 2016 Oswestry Christmas Parade

Santa Claus rides into town! The 50th annual Oswestry Christmas Parade read more...

Tue 29th November 2016 Youth Speaks Round 1 @ Oswestry School

Oswestry School team. First round of this year's Youth Speaks competition read more...

Mon 28th November 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker D Howard

Don Howard An admirer of Gervase Phinn, the former teacher and schools inspector (when he knew him), Don takes the opportunity of his 15 minutes of fame at Club today to tell us of some of the incidents that happened to him in his own teaching career - in Slough.

Thu 24th November 2016 Ten Pin Bowling @ The Venue, Park Hall

Ten Pin Bowling at The Venue Ten Pin Bowling at The Venue, Park Hall. 2 games plus meal. £14 per head. An entertaining evening which is usually popular with members. read more...

Thu 24th November 2016 Grant from Mary Hignett Bequest helps Celtic Dragons Explorers

Celtic Dragons Explorers Chris Gilliard, Explorer Leader of the Celtic Dragons Explorer Unit - Four Crosses & District has been in touch to update us with how the £1,300 grant from the Mary Hignett Bequest for Archery equipment awarded in 2014 made a difference to their group. read more...

Mon 21st November 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Justin Soper

Justin Soper Will Viv's speaker, Justin Soper, be dressed in his magnificent and authentic costume to give his evocation of the Siege of Oswestry when Bailey Street was in the front line and the musket balls were all too real? Come along and find out! read more...

Sat 19th November 2016 Tree of Light 2016 Switch On - 5.00pm November 19th 2016, Sainsbury's Oswestry

Mike Jones (L) with Mark Fosbrook Tree of Light 2016 Switch On - 5.00pm Sainsbury's, Oswestry - Bucket Collection and Bag Packing read more...

Fri 18th November 2016 Tree of Light 2016 Set Up

How many Rotarians does it take to . . . . Members of the Club set up the Tree of Light 2016 read more...

Tue 15th November 2016 - Fri 18th November 2016 Fellowship Suppers

Fellowship Suppers The members of Oswestry Rotary Club enjoy another round of Fellowship Suppers. read more...

Tue 15th November 2016 The Show Goes On! - Thanks To The Mary Hignett Bequest Fund

Tanat Heating plumber Jeremy Longhurst installing the new boiler for the Tanat Valley Theatre Group watched by Gaynor Richfield, joint founder of the group A grant from the Mary Hignett Bequest Fund allows the Tanat Valley Theatre Group to replace their failed boiler. read more...

Mon 14th November 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Gary Ridgway Chair of Oswestry BID

Today's speaker Gary Ridgway Chair of Oswestry BID Stuart's speaker today will be Gary Ridgway Chair of Oswestry BID read more...

Sun 13th November 2016 Remembrance Sunday - Parade and Service 10.30am - 12.15pm

The Oswestry Rotary Clubs Remember Remembrance Sunday - Parade and Service 10.30am read more...

Wed 9th November 2016 First Round of the District Quiz v Welshpool @ The Royal Oak

First Round of the District Quiz v Welshpool read more...

Mon 7th November 2016 Club SGM+Business Meeting

SGM + Business Meeting read more...

Wed 2nd November 2016 Club Council held Wednesday 2nd November 2016 @ at 5.30

Minutes read more...

Wed 2nd November 2016 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Tue 1st November 2016 Annual Investment Competition for Local Schools

Investment Comp The Rotary Club of Oswestry has been running an investment competition in conjunction with the Oswestry Branch of HSBC Bank for a good many years for local schools. read more...

Mon 31st October 2016 Oswestry's Rotary Club's Plant Together

(L-R) Justin Soper, Oswestry Rotary, Paul Milner, Town Mayor and Cambrian Rotary, Sherie Soper, Borderland Rotary and David Gordon, Oswestry Rotary. Oswestry Club's final crocus planting on Morda Road. read more...

Mon 31st October 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Jill Livingstone, Carers Trust 4 All

Jill Livingstone of the Carers Trust 4 All Jill Livingstone of the Carers Trust 4 All is Peter's speaker today to talk to us about the recent changes in Shropshire and how the Red Cross Oswestry Young Carers function is now being covered. read more...

Fri 28th October 2016 District 1180 - Conference 2016 - Thornton Hall Hotel, Neston Rd, Thornton Hough, Wirral, CH63 1JF

Thornton Hall Hotel District 1180 Conference read more...

Fri 28th October 2016 - Sun 30th October 2016 Club Autumn Weekend Away - Royal Tunbridge Wells - 28-30 October 2016

Your guess is as good as mine! Club weekend trip away to Royal Tunbridge Wells read more...

Tue 25th October 2016 District 1180 Council

Oswestry President Ian Haigh receives the Best Website Trophy from District Governor Molly Youd. Oswestry President Ian Haigh receives the Best Website Trophy from District Governor Molly Youd. read more...

Mon 24th October 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker D Griffiths

Pembrokeshire David Griffiths' family history talk. read more...

Mon 17th October 2016 Rotary Foundation Centenary Crocus Planting @ Central Car Park Entrance

(L-R) Oswestry Foundation Chair David Gordon, Derwen students Curtis Craven, Josh Mallen and George Raffle, Sherie Soper, Vice-President of Borderland Rotary Club and Derwen tutor Paul Moss. The Borderland and Oswestry Clubs join with helpers from The Derwen to plant crocus bulbs at the entrance to the Central Car Park. read more...

Mon 17th October 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker George Miah

George outside the Simla George Miah owner of Oswestry's renowned Simla Bangladeshi Restaurant will be John Davies' speaker today. read more...

Thu 13th October 2016 - Wed 30th November 2016 Invitation for Grant Applications to the Mary Hignett Fund

Mary Hignett Applications Closing date 30th November 2016 read more...

Mon 10th October 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Business Meeting

Sun 9th October 2016 One Name, One Voice - Oswestry Station 12.00pm

One Name, One Voice at Oswestry Station Come along and help this project read more...

Wed 5th October 2016 Club Council held Wednesday 5th October 2016 @ at 5.30

Minutes read more...

Wed 5th October 2016 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Mon 3rd October 2016 Meet Oswestry School Interact Club 2016

David with the Oswestry School Interact Committee 2016
The new Committee for Oswestry School Interact were inducted today at their meeting and received their regalia. read more...

Mon 3rd October 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Emma Broomfield

Emma Broomfield read more...

Mon 26th September 2016 Meet David Griggs New Member of Oswestry Rotary Club

David Griggs, retired Headmaster and son-in-law of member Cadfan Parry, was inducted today read more...

Mon 26th September 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Jacob Owen and Tom Lowe - Rotary Youth Leadership Award

(L-R) Tom Lowe, President Ian Haigh and Jacob Owen read more...

Sun 25th September 2016 Oswestry Community Games, Cae Glas Park, September 2016

Oswestry Community Games 2016 Mike Jones needs our help to run a Rotary Stall in aid of the Tree of Light Appeal when Oswestry's Community Games return today. And, as a special bonus, come and hear Daitwice as the event MC! read more...

Sat 24th September 2016 Charity Steam Model Railway Show - Memorial Hall, Oswestry 10.00-17.00

Charity Steam Model Railway Show - Memorial Hall, Oswestry 10.00-17.00 The Masonic Lodge of St. Oswald are supporting the Youth Training Section of the Porthywaen Silver Band with the proceeds from this event read more...

Mon 19th September 2016 No meeting - Lunch is available at LifeLine if booked in advance

Sat 17th September 2016 - Sun 18th September 2016 The Civil War Comes to Oswestry to Help The Tree of Light 2016

Mike and Ian meet Col Bob Burgess of The Sealed Knot in a sunny Cae Glas Park today. Mike Jones needs our help to run a Rotary Stall for the Tree of Light when the renowned Sealed Knot re-enactment organisation set up a traditional camp in Cae Glas Park on the 17th and 18th of September 2016. read more...

Fri 16th September 2016 Visitors Day at LifeLine 2016

VIPs Today we were pleased to welcome two High Sheriffs, one Rotary District Governor and the Town Council Mayor - phew! read more...

Thu 15th September 2016 - Wed 21st September 2016 LifeLine 2016 September 15th - 21st

LifeLine 2016 Since 2006, the Rotary Club of Oswestry has run its annual LifeLine event. Based on the long-standing Rotary Project "Crucial Crew", LifeLine brings vital safety messages to Shropshire and Powys Year 6 children from over 20 different primary schools. read more...

Wed 14th September 2016 - Mon 31st October 2016 Rotary Club Supports Coin Collection for Midlands Air Ambulance

President Ian Haigh (L) and Mike Griffiths take time out from their LifeLine preparations to donate to the MAA Cash4Coins Appeal Collect your foreign or obsolete currency for the Midlands Air Ambulance read more...

Mon 12th September 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

President Ian meets Jools Payne Business Meeting followed by a talk from Jools Payne on the Syrian refugees she has been helping to settle in Oswestry. read more...

Sun 11th September 2016 Rotary District 1180 Fun Disabled Games 10.00am-3.00pm

Rotary District 1180 Fun Disabled Games at the Bank of America's 'Field of Dreams' in Chester read more...

Thu 8th September 2016 - Mon 31st October 2016 Distribution of Street & Supermarket Collection

Peter Hill makes sure Mike Griffiths hands over the Carers 4 All cheque to Jill Livingstone The Street & Supermarket Collection raised over £900 this year - the distributions among the beneficiaries will be shown here read more...

Wed 7th September 2016 Club Council held Wednesday 7th September 2016 @ at 5.30

Minutes read more...

Wed 7th September 2016 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Mon 5th September 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker D Lloyd

David as seen by The Shropshire Star David will talk to us today about his boyhood memories 1939-1945.

Mon 29th August 2016 No Meeting - Bank Holiday

Tue 23rd August 2016 Club Donates TVs to Oswestry's Syrian Refugee Families

President Ian Haigh and John Neave handover the TVs to Jools Payne Photos ©Stonehouse Photographic/Refugee Action read more...

Mon 22nd August 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker B Shaw

Bill Shaw Bill will tell us about more of his walking adventures in the Lake District.

Mon 15th August 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Dave Andrews

Dave Andrews Steve Drinnan's speaker today is Oswestry walker and charity fundraiser Dave Andrews read more...

Wed 10th August 2016 - Thu 11th August 2016 'Picture This' Creative Workshop @ Oswestry Library

Picture This for 11-14s 'Picture This' is a programme of 2 day creative workshops for 11-14 year olds running in Libraries throughout Shropshire during the 2016 school summer break. read more...

Mon 8th August 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Business Meeting

Sat 6th August 2016 Oswestry Show - 11.30-17.30

Oswestry Show Members Help Steward and Issue Tickets at the Grandstand read more...

Wed 3rd August 2016 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Mon 1st August 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker D Ellis

Denzil read more...

Fri 29th July 2016 Millicent Kaye Award Finances Cartoon Workshop for Youngsters

Emily and her 3D prize winning art exhibit Emily Darlington's school's prize from the recent Millicent Kaye competition is used by Oswestry Library for a Cartoon Workshop. read more...

Tue 26th July 2016 Rotaventure - Wine Tasting Boat Trip on the River Severn

The gang on the plank! read more...

Mon 25th July 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker J Powell

John Powell. John Powell tells us about his early life and some interesting family history. read more...

Mon 18th July 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Carol Gough

The first 391 years of history of Raven Cottage Carol Gough will tell us a story! read more...

Fri 15th July 2016 - Sat 16th July 2016 The Powys Eisteddfod in Oswestry at Park Hall

The general scene outside the main Pavilion.
Park Hall 1987 - Photo Enid Thomas
Powys Eisteddfod makes one of its regular visits to Oswestry where it will be from Friday 15th to Saturday 16th July. The Mary Hignett Bequest Fund is sponsoring prizes for the Choral and Arts & Crafts competitions. read more...

Thu 14th July 2016 Whittington School Pupils Support Rotakids End Polio Now!

Walkers from Whittington Primary school Over 3 days, the pupils of Whittington Primary School have completed sponsored walks to support the Rotakids End Polio Now! fundraising campaign, read more...

Tue 12th July 2016 TNS Fans Support the Tree of Light Appeal 2016

TNS hold APOEL Nicosia to a goalless draw whilst fans donate to the Tree of Light bucket collection. Rotary members and friends carry out a bucket collection at TNS' match v Apoel Nicosia tonight read more...

Mon 11th July 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Wed 6th July 2016 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Library, Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors, Oswestry

Club Council

Mon 4th July 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Handover

Club Handover and welcome to new member Justin Soper read more...

Sun 3rd July 2016 Ian Haigh's In/Out Party @ Oswestry Cricket Club 2.00pm

Oswestry Cricket Club BBQ at the Cricket Club!

Sat 2nd July 2016 Presentation of Derwen Duke of Edinburgh's Award 2016

Oswestry Town Mayor presents the Duke of Edinburgh's Awards Derwen students receive their Duke of Edinburgh's Awards from Oswestry Town Mayor Paul Milner read more...
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