Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Thu 14th June 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Club Assembly

Wed 13th June 2018 Careers Talks - Iceni Academy

Careers Talks will be held at Iceni Academy on Weds.13 June from 9 to 10.30

Fri 8th June 2018 - Sun 10th June 2018 Final of Essex Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)

8th, 9th and 10th June 2017 Final at Danbury

Thu 7th June 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Robert Macauley, Polio Vacation in Calcutta

Thu 31st May 2018 Evening Meeting with partners and guests - Speaker- Poems and Ditties by Maggie Brush

Colchester Golf Club
Dinner 7pm for 7.30pm

Mon 28th May 2018 Duck Race, Lower Castle Park, Colchester

Colchester Forum Rotary Club 2018 Duck Race during Hospital Radio Fun Day in Colchester's Lower Castle park.
ALL PROFITS TO COLCHESTER CANCER CARE CENTRE CAMPAIGN AND OTHER ROTARY CHARITIES
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Thu 24th May 2018 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 24th May 2018 Luncheon - Business Meeting

Thu 17th May 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Speaker Scott Goodfellow, Wilkins & Sons, Tiptree. Host Bill Ward

Sun 13th May 2018 A Drive in the Country

Contact. David London

Thu 10th May 2018 Luncheon Meeting - The Stephen Penrose Interview. David London. Host Pres. Peter

Sun 6th May 2018 Essex Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)

South Essex Heat at Thurrock

Thu 3rd May 2018 Luncheon Meeting - District Governor Visit – Nick Sillitoe. Host, Pres. Peter

Thu 26th April 2018 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 26th April 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Club AGM and Business Meeting. Object of Rotary Tony Blaxill

Sat 21st April 2018 Essex Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)

Mid & North Essex Heat at Danbury

Thu 19th April 2018 Luncheon Meeting - The Gurkas. Major(Rtd.) Udaibahadur Gurung MB. Host David Jones

Thu 12th April 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Speaker Sarah Thakkar, Host Bill Frame

Thu 5th April 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Peter Wilson, Cancer Centre Appeal. Host Colin Bennett

Thu 29th March 2018 Evening Meeting with Partners at the Chelmsford Racecourse

Sat 24th March 2018 Concert at St. Botolphs Church, Colchester

Includes St. Edmundsbury Male Voice Choir(70 singers) and Swing Express Big Band (17 instrumentalists) read more...

Fri 23rd March 2018 District Quiz

Marconi Sports Club now known as Hamptons Sport & Leisure Ltd., Beehive Lane, Chelmsford, CM2 9FH

Thu 22nd March 2018 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 22nd March 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Business meeting

Thu 15th March 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Mark Lowe QC, The Law. Host - Andrew Crayston

Wed 14th March 2018 District Youth Speaks Final - Senior

District 1240 Final at Essex County Hall, Market Road, Chelmsford, CM1 1QH

Thu 8th March 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Football Association - Barry Bright

Wed 7th March 2018 District Youth Speaks Final - Intermediate

District 1240 Final at Essex County Hall, Market Road, Chelmsford, CM1 1QH

Wed 7th March 2018 Mock Interviews

St Helena School

Thu 1st March 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Sarah Case, Fellowship Afloat Charity. Host-Kit Hughes

Thu 22nd February 2018 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 22nd February 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Business meeting. Object of Rotary Robin Smith

Thu 15th February 2018 Luncheon Meeting - District 1240 Governor, Nick Sillitoe. Host, Pres. Peter Powell

Thu 8th February 2018 Luncheon Meeting - FRUGAL LUNCH IN AID OF MARY'S MEALS. Host Michael Jones

Tue 6th February 2018 Sugar factory visit

Book in with Alan Tindall

Sun 4th February 2018 Something to Celebrate Concert

Concert in aid of the Colchester Cancer Care Campaign. Sunday afternoon, 4th February, 2018, at 3.00 pm, at St. Botolph’s, Colchester.
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Fri 2nd February 2018 "Hairspray" - Colchester Operatic Society

Performance at the Mercury Theatre Colchester - a Rotary visit

Thu 1st February 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Marina Woodrow, Emergency Night Shelter. Host-Ray Gamble

Tue 30th January 2018 Youth Speaks - Senior

Youth Speaks is a prestigious public speaking contest for teams of young people. Entries from local schools and youth groups compete in the Council Chamber of the Colchester Town Hall. read more...

Thu 25th January 2018 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 25th January 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Business meeting. Object of Rotary Alan Tindall

Wed 24th January 2018 Youth Speaks - Intermediate

Youth Speaks is a prestigious public speaking contest for teams of young people. Entries from local schools and youth groups compete in the Council Chamber of the Colchester Town Hall. read more...

Thu 18th January 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Colchester Arts Cenre - Anthony Roberts. Host Ivan Stedman

Thu 11th January 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Focus Interview with Stephen Penrose - David London. Host President Peter

Thu 4th January 2018 Luncheon Meeting - Fellowship Afloat Charitable Trust - Sarah Case. Host Kit Hughes

Thu 28th December 2017 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 28th December 2017 NO MEETING THIS WEEK

Thu 21st December 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Chrismas Lunch & Fellowship with Partners & Guests

Sun 17th December 2017 Jingle Bell Christmas - Royal Albert Hall

Leave Colchester around 12 noon for a 4pm performance. Contact Alan Tindall read more...

Thu 14th December 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Castle Park Events Manager, Will Jenkins. Host Tony Dutch

Thu 7th December 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Extraordinary SGM. (DG Visit postponed until 15th February 2018)

Thu 30th November 2017 Evening Meeting with Partners - Private Detective, Malcolm Scott. Host Robert Jacklin

Venue Playgolf, Bakers Lane, Colchester

Thu 23rd November 2017 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 23rd November 2017 Luncheon Meeting - SGM & Business Meeting. Object of Rotary, Mike Jones

Fri 17th November 2017 A Wine into Water Evening 7pm for 7.30pm

A wine evening in aid of Water Aid at Layer Village Hall.TICKETS £15 FROM DAVID BOYDEN – TELEPHONE 01206 773308 OR
EMAIL david.boyden@boydens.co.uk read more...

Thu 16th November 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Essex & Herts Air Ambulance, Jane Gurney & Cliff Gale. Host Bill Ward

Wed 15th November 2017 - Thu 16th November 2017 Junior Choir Competion Final

The Final will take place at the Ivor Crewe Lecture Theatre, University of Essex, on Wednesday 15th. November, 2017 at 7pm. The events are not open to the public and we are only expecting to have teachers, children, parents & friends.

Thu 9th November 2017 Junior Choir Competition Heat

The Heats for the Junior Choir Competition, 2017, will be held at Thomas Lord Audley school,Colchester, starting at 7pm, as follows:
Thursday, 2nd.November, 2017
Tuesday, 7th. November, 2017
Thursday, 9th. November, 2017

Thu 9th November 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Life after Westminster Abbey, John Burton. Host David Jones

Tue 7th November 2017 Junior Choir Competion Heat

The Heats for the Junior Choir Competition, 2017, will be held at Thomas Lord Audley school,Colchester, starting at 7pm, as follows:
Thursday, 2nd.November, 2017
Tuesday, 7th. November, 2017
Thursday, 9th. November, 2017

Fri 3rd November 2017 Mock Interviews

Thomas Laud Audley School

Thu 2nd November 2017 Junior Choir Competion Heat

The Heats for the Junior Choir Competition, 2017, will be held at Thomas Lord Audley school,Colchester, starting at 7pm, as follows:
Thursday, 2nd.November, 2017
Tuesday, 7th. November, 2017
Thursday, 9th. November, 2017

Thu 2nd November 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Colchester Institute - Principal, Alison Andreas. Host David Priest

Mon 30th October 2017 New members' Evening - Rose and Crown Hotel, Colchester

Information meeting for potential new members

Thu 26th October 2017 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 26th October 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Business meeting. Object of Rotary Gordon Rodgers,

Tue 24th October 2017 Youth Speaks - Intermediate

A prestigious public speaking completion for local schools and youth groups. This will be held in the Council Chamber at Colchester Town Hall. The winners will go forward to a Rotary District final, and if successful Regional and National finals

Tue 24th October 2017 WORLD POLIO DAY

Rotary’s World Polio Day celebration heads to the West Coast of the United States. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, one of our partners in the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, will host the annual event at its campus in Seattle.

Thu 19th October 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Colchester Art Centre, Anthony Roberts. Host Alan Rustage

Sat 14th October 2017 Four Colchester Clubs Black Tie Dinner

Venue: Moot Hall, Colchester Town Hall

Thu 12th October 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Help 4 Heroes – a personal journey, Mike Jackson. Host Brian Gant

Fri 6th October 2017 Little Shop of Horrors - Mercury Theatre

Colchester Operatic CO2 production.
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Thu 5th October 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Magistracy – Sentencing, Jacky Froggatt, Host Richard Porter

Fri 29th September 2017 - Mon 2nd October 2017 Forum at Arundel

President Peter Powell invites you to join him and Francoise at the Hilton Avisford Park Hotel, Arundel for "Forum at Arundel" a social weekend with Members, partners and friends. read more...

Thu 28th September 2017 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 28th September 2017 Luncheon Meeting NOTE! AT THE HOLIDAY INN, EIGHT ASH GREEN - Business meeting. Object of Rotary, Julia Harding

Fri 22nd September 2017 - Sun 24th September 2017 - District 1240 Conference

at the Norton Park Hotel, Winchester

Thu 21st September 2017 Luncheon Meeting - David Pryor, Day in the Life of a Forensic Scientist. Host, Trevor Hunnaball

Sun 17th September 2017 Old Nags Folly

Colchester’s first pantomime horse race, titled Auld Nag’s Folly in Colchester High Street. Proceeds in aid of Age Concern Colchester read more...

Thu 14th September 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Vicky Potter, Colchester Bridge Club. Host. David Priest

Thu 7th September 2017 Luncheon Meeting - CHANGE OF SPEAKER. Now Robin Smith's Job Talk Pt 2. Host, Bill Frame

Thu 31st August 2017 Evening Meeting with Partners - Dave Mirthwaite, A Policeman’s Lot. Host, Tony Dutch

Venue: the Play Golf Centre Colchester.

Thu 24th August 2017 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 24th August 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Business Meeting. Object of Rotary, Robert Jacklin

Thu 17th August 2017 Luncheon Meeting - John Hall , Essex Wildlife Trust. Host, Peter Hill

Thu 10th August 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Robin Smith - My Job talk. NOTE CHANGE OF SPEAKER. Vote of thanks, President Peter. Host Alan Rustage

Thu 3rd August 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Lewis Chambers, Property Market Update. Host. Louis Thorp

Wed 2nd August 2017 Wembley Stadium Visit

The visit will include a tour and a talk by a senior executive

Thu 27th July 2017 Council at The Rose & Crown Hotel

Thu 27th July 2017 NOTE: THIS MEETING IS AT THE HOLIDAY INN, EIGHT ASH GREEN. Luncheon Meeting - Business meeting - Object of Rotary, Andrew Crayston

Sun 23rd July 2017 Country Car Ride

Starts 2pm for 2.30pm Hatfields Car Park. Contact David London

Thu 20th July 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Kelvin Morton, Football Refereeing. Host Bill Frame

Thu 13th July 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Donald Barber, British Triathlon Team

All about President Peter Powell

Thu 6th July 2017 Luncheon Meeting - Speaker Jonathan Moore CEO of Age Concern Colchester - An Update. Host Ray Gamble

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