Completed meetings and events 2014-2015

Tue 30th June 2015 Changeover

Ted hands over to Keith President Keith takes over from Ted read more...

Tue 23rd June 2015 Business Meeting

Tue 16th June 2015 Club Assembly

Assistant Governor Larry Branyan hears about club plans for the year ahead.

Mon 15th June 2015 Club Council

Tue 9th June 2015 Planning & Fellowship

Tue 2nd June 2015 Ann Moore - St. John Ambulance

Ann takes members through some basic first aid.

Tue 26th May 2015 Business Meeting

Sun 24th May 2015 Barrow Rotary Crown Green Bowling Tournament

Our annual tournament at Dane Avenue.

Tue 19th May 2015 It was 25 years ago today

The winners Today marks the 25th anniversary of Barrow Football Club's first visit to Wembley where they won the FA Trophy. Ron Duxbury tells the tale.

Mon 18th May 2015 Club Council

Tue 12th May 2015 The Calvert Trust Keswick

The Calvert Trust Keswick Tracey Culley-Brown tells of her experience at the Calvert Trust in Keswick.

Tue 5th May 2015 My Life in Rugby League

Alf Alf tells fellow members about his time as a rugby league professional

Tue 28th April 2015 Business Meeting


Tue 21st April 2015 Judith Holmshaw

Volunteering in Barrow

Mon 20th April 2015 Club Council


Tue 14th April 2015 Annual General Meeting


Tue 7th April 2015 Phil Huck

Executive Director of Barrow Borough Council.

Tue 31st March 2015 Business Meeting


Tue 24th March 2015 Jonathan Lee

Managing Director - North West Evening Mail

Tue 17th March 2015 Laurence Stannard

Macmillan Cancer Care

Mon 16th March 2015 Club Council


Tue 10th March 2015 Planning & Fellowship

Fri 6th March 2015 Rotary Technology Tournament 2015

At Hawcoat Park

Tue 3rd March 2015 Dennis Laird - Changes

Dennis talks about changes to Fairfield Lane in Barrow.

Tue 24th February 2015 Business Meeting

Tue 17th February 2015 Ron Preston

Our Club Treasurer has a surprise in store.

Mon 16th February 2015 Club Council

Tue 10th February 2015 Planning & Fellowship

Tue 3rd February 2015 Sean Lancaster - Job Talk.

Our newest member tells us about himself.

Tue 27th January 2015 Business Meeting


Tue 20th January 2015 Celia Carlsen - Young Enterprise


Mon 19th January 2015 Club Council

Tue 13th January 2015 Planning & Fellowship


Tue 6th January 2015 Nathan Tracey - RYLA

One of our recent candidates told us about his experience of the Rotary Youth Leadership Award. read more...

Tue 30th December 2014 No meeting

Tue 23rd December 2014 No meeting

Tue 16th December 2014 Christmas Lunch

Family, wives and partners welcome.

Sat 13th December 2014 Light Up Rotary Christmas Concert

Linda & Owen Dutton with Keith Harrison

Tue 9th December 2014 Special General Meeting

The date when we elect next year's officers and approve club accounts.

Tue 2nd December 2014 Mark Ducie - Defibrillators

The story of the remarkable progress of the provision of defibrillators in Barrow, so cardiopulmonary resuscitation is readily available, was explained to Barrow Rotary Club by Mark Ducie, the secretary and treasurer of the Barrow Defibrillators Appeal. read more...

Tue 25th November 2014 Business Meeting

Mon 24th November 2014 District Quiz - Ambleside Kirkstone vs Barrow

Played at The Marchesi Centre Windermere

Tue 18th November 2014 Caudwell Children

Rachel Dring - Community and Appeals Fundraiser - North West.

Rachel tells us how the charity Caudwell Children makes a difference.

Mon 17th November 2014 Club Council

Thu 13th November 2014 Annual Charter Dinner

Lisdoonie Hotel - 7.00 for 7.30pm. Formal.
Our guest speaker was Fred Kershaw, President of The Gideons in the UK. read more...

Tue 11th November 2014 Planning/fellowship

Tue 4th November 2014 The Bluebell Foundation

Joy Porter & Lynn Lamb joined us to showcase the work of this local charity. read more...

Tue 28th October 2014 Business Meeting

Tue 21st October 2014 Dalton Book Club

Bill Jones told us about this 250 year-old local organisation. It's the world's oldest book club. read more...

Mon 20th October 2014 Club Council

Tue 14th October 2014 Planning/fellowship

Tue 7th October 2014 Tim Melville - Sizergh

Our former member returned to tell us about Sizergh Castle. read more...

Tue 30th September 2014 Business Meeting

Tue 23rd September 2014 Dr. Soonu Verghese - Malaria Prevention in Tanzania

Soonu is a member of the Rotary Club of Penrith and a member of the District International Committee.

Mon 22nd September 2014 Club Council


Tue 16th September 2014 Old Law from an Old Lawyer - Derek Lyon

Derek gives us the benefit of his invaluable experience, which will no doubt be laced with a laugh or two.

Tue 9th September 2014 Planning/fellowship

Tue 2nd September 2014 Gill Jepson - Furness Abbey Fellowship

Furness Abbey Fellowship is a group established to advance education and promote the culture and heritage of Furness Abbey and the surrounding area. read more...

Tue 26th August 2014 Business Meeting

Tue 19th August 2014 The Isle of Man - David Hewitt

Dave presents photographs and tales from the Island just across the water

Tue 12th August 2014 Planning/fellowship

Tue 5th August 2014 Terry Spurling - A life Under the Ocean Waves

Our member Terry tells us some tales from his time as a submariner

Tue 29th July 2014 12.45 Business Meeting

Tue 22nd July 2014 Iain Bain - Diabetes

Ian explains about Diabetes and the support available for sufferers

Mon 21st July 2014 19.00 Council at The Lisdoonie

Tue 15th July 2014 12.45 Planning/Fellowship

Sat 12th July 2014 Annual Golf Tournament

60 pairs took part in this annual event. It was won by Rob Graham and Simon Dutton. Around £1700 was raised for charities supported by Rotary.

Tue 8th July 2014 Angela McCreath - Dalton Castle

A chance to learn about this historic building

Sun 6th July 2014 Annual Duck Race

Coniston Gondola Jetty. Our annual duck race to raise funds for charities supported by Rotary

Tue 1st July 2014 Club Handover & DG's Visit

Alf hands over the reins to President Ted & District Governor Roger visits his first club in his new role read more...
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