Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Thu 19th October 2017 Fellowship Supper (3 of 3)

Fellowship Supper John Ward has sent a rallying call for hosts and guests for some Fellowship Suppers this week. read more...

Wed 18th October 2017 Fellowship Supper (2 of 3)

Dinner with Robin David and Lyn, Viv and Janis, Mike and Jean dined at Robin's tonight read more...

Tue 17th October 2017 Fellowship Supper (1 of 3)

Supper at Mike and Muriel's John and Ali, John N and Shirley, Lynnette and Graham were with Mike and Muriel for super tonight read more...

Mon 16th October 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Liz Jermy, Oswestry Foodbank

Liz Jermy and Phil Simpson, former manager of Oswestry & Borders Foodbank who spoke to us in 2012. In June 2016 Liz Jermy became the new manager of the Oswestry & Borders Foodbank. Liz is no stranger to the foodbank as she was previously a family support worker in a primary school for a few years, issuing foodbank vouchers to families in need. read more...

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

Business Meeting

Mon 9th October 2017 Donation to Qube and Workshops Supported by the Mary Hignett Bequest Fund

(L-R) Vanessa Baldry receives a cheque from President David Davies from Team Smells Like Toast's sponsored cycle ride plus a donation from Oswestry Rotary Club David presents Qube with their donation from Team Smells Like Toast's sponsored cycle ride plus a donation from Club funds and visits media workshops supported by the Mary Hignett Bequest Fund read more...

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

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

Club Council

Tue 3rd October 2017 ‘Purple for Polio’ Crocus Planting - Cae Glas Park

Derwen College students help plant crocus corms Paul Moss and Will Lyons from the Derwen College brought two groups of students to help plant 5,000 crocus corms on the top left hand corner of the Cae Glas Park site opposite the former Wall’s Restaurant. read more...

Mon 2nd October 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Miss Betty Gull

David Lloyd with his speaker Betty Gull and President David Davies David Lloyd's speaker today will be Miss Betty Gull read more...

Sun 1st October 2017 - Thu 30th November 2017 Invitation for Grant Applications to the Mary Hignett Fund

Applications to the Mary Hignett Bequest Fund for 2017-18 are now invited. Closing date 30th November 2017 read more...

Sat 30th September 2017 - Sun 29th October 2017 Matisse: Drawing with Scissors - Qube Gallery, Oswestry

Matisse @ Qube The Mary Hignett Bequest Fund has awarded a grant to run workshops for some of Oswestry's Primary Schools during the run of this exhibition.

Why not get along and have a look for yourself at some of these inspirational images yourself? read more...

Wed 27th September 2017 First Round of This Year's District Quiz v Dolgellau

Quiz! First Round of This Year's District Quiz v Dolgellau read more...

Mon 25th September 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker RYLA Student Harry Gardner

President Dave presents Harry with his certificate for RYLA. Jayne Middleton's speaker today was Harry Gardner, our RYLA student from The Marches Academy. read more...

Sun 24th September 2017 Oswestry Community Games, Cae Glas Park, September 2017

Rotary stall at Community Games David Davies, Muriel Jones and their team ran a stall at the Community Games today and sold toys and preserves to raise £100 for the Tree of Light Appeal 2017. read more...

Mon 18th September 2017 No Meeting - LifeLine - Lunch at Park Hall if Pre-Ordered

Sun 17th September 2017 Shropshire Memory Walk 2017 for Alzheimer's Society @ Attingham Park

Alzheimer's Society Memory Walk at Attingham Park Memory Walks will be taking place across England, Wales and Northern Ireland this autumn for the Alzheimer's Society's annual fundraising drive. Join in the Memory Walk at Attingham Park? read more...

Fri 15th September 2017 LifeLine Visitors Day 2017 - Take Two

Friend of Rotary Suzanne Birch presents the cycle and road safety scenario Photos of the day from Fern Lloyd read more...

Fri 15th September 2017 Visitors Day at LifeLine 2017

Pres Dave with Oswestry Town Mayor Cllr Vince Hunt and the High Sheriff of Powys Mrs Sue Thompson Today LifeLine will be visited by our VIP guests! read more...

Thu 14th September 2017 - Wed 20th September 2017 LifeLine 2017 September 14th - 20th

LifeLine 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.

Wed 13th September 2017 LifeLine 2017 Set Up

Setup LifeLine Set Up at Park Hall

Mon 11th September 2017 Talk on Dame Agnes Hunt by Marie Carter, Orthopaedic Archivist

Dame Agnes Hunt - founder of Derwen College If you don`t know about this great Shropshire lady who founded Derwen College, and missed the talk last time, don`t miss such a great opportunity to find out about her life. read more...

Mon 11th September 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Business Meeting

Wed 6th September 2017 Club Council held Wednesday 6th September 2017 @ at 5.30

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Wed 6th September 2017 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Mon 4th September 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speakers David Lee-Birch and Tracy Leonard

(L-R) Dave Lee-Birch and Tracy Leonard Dave Griffiths' speakers today will be Dave Lee-Birch and Tracy Leonard of Oswestry Life magazine. read more...

Mon 28th August 2017 No Meeting - Bank Holiday

Mon 21st August 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Bywater Cruises

Dave and Tim Father and son Dave and Tim Barker of Bywater Cruises told us about their enterprise giving horse drawn boat trips on the Montgomery Canal from Maesbury with their horse Cracker - Boat Horse Cracker! read more...

Sun 20th August 2017 - Fri 25th August 2017 RYLA 2017- Arthog

Award -winning Youth Leadership training Our students will be attending the RYLA course at Arthog this week.

Sat 19th August 2017 Mary Hignett Bequest Fund Supports Oswestry's First CultureFest Event

Oswestry's first CultureFest event. The first Oswestry CultureFest drew crowds of people to the town centre. The Mary Hignett Bequest Fund supported FRESh's application to fund a video recording of the event. read more...

Mon 14th August 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Robyn Lovegood of the Llangollen Food Assembly

(L-R) Barbara Jones of Babbinswood Farm and Robyn Lovegood of the Llangollen Food Assembly Bill Bowen's speaker, Robyn Lovegood, the Llangollen Food Assembly Host spoke about this new type of Farmers Market. read more...

Mon 7th August 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Business Meeting

Sat 5th August 2017 Oswestry Show - Stewarding the Grandstand

Oswestry Show Members sell tickets and steward the grandstand at Oswestry Show

Wed 2nd August 2017 Club Council held Wednesday 2nd August 2017 @ at 5.30

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Wed 2nd August 2017 Club Council - 5.30pm @ The Wynnstay Hotel

Club Council

Mon 31st July 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker John Powell

John Powell on the steps of a Comet! John will tell us all about his first trip abroad. read more...

Mon 24th July 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Tudor Humphreys

Tudor Humphreys John Neave's speaker today will be Tudor Humphreys, an experienced and enterprising Regional Manager who has set up and led teams in many challenging environments. read more...

Fri 21st July 2017 Rotaventure - ChesterBoat Trip to Ironbridge

Our Rotaventure group take a river cruise. ChesterBoat Trip to Ironbridge with Victorian tea on board (Approx 2 hours) £24.20 per person read more...

Mon 17th July 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Fae Dromgool

Wagih and Fae Wagih's speaker today was Fae Dromgool the Chief Executive of Oswestry's Transhouse Charity for people with spinal cord injuries. read more...

Sun 16th July 2017 David Davies' In/Out Party @ Oswestry Cricket Club

Dave's In/Out Party Daitwice has a BBQ for his In/Out Party read more...

Mon 10th July 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Business Meeting

Business Meeting

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

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

Club Council

Mon 3rd July 2017 Lunchtime Meeting - 12.45pm - Speaker Sandy Harper

Blood Bikes A blood bike is an emergency medical motorcycle courier that transports urgent items including blood, X-rays, samples, drugs and documentation between hospitals and other healthcare facilities. read more...
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