Completed meetings and events 2015-2016
Mon 27th June 2016 lunch Beaumont - Host Richard Nelson, Speaker Richard Nelson: Scotland, Soccer and The Somme "“ the Story of MacRae's BattalionNote: change from earlier intention to hold this event as an evening meeting
Mon 20th June 2016 Lunch - Host Roy Dallison, Speaker Colin Tapping: the Hexham Courant
Mon 13th June 2016 Lunch - Speaker Phil Anderton: The Devil"™s Band
Sun 12th June 2016 President's at Home
Mon 6th June 2016 Lunch - Business Meeting
Tue 31st May 2016 Council
Mon 23rd May 2016 evening - Host Shelagh Carter, Speaker Prof John McCabe: The Secret life of Brandon Smytheat the Beaumont Hotel in the Ballroom; wives, partners and prospective new members are welcome
Mon 16th May 2016 Lunch - Host Norman Wicks, Speaker Norman Wicks "Antiques"
Mon 9th May 2016 Lunch - Business Meeting
Tue 26th April 2016 Council
Mon 25th April 2016 evening at Beaumont Hotel - Host Paul Wharrier, Speaker Roger Clegg : Hadrian's wall countryPartners welcome, please let Martin know of additional attendees. cost is Â£13.50 for 2 courses and coffee
Mon 18th April 2016 Lunch - Business Meeting
Fri 15th April 2016 Race NightHexham Golf Club, starts around 19:00 with 1st race at 19:20; a joint venture with other local Rotary clubs.
Mon 11th April 2016 Lunch - Host Derek Lishman, Speaker Caroline Robertson: Rainbow Trust
Mon 4th April 2016 Lunch - Club AGM
Tue 29th March 2016 Council
Mon 21st March 2016 Lunch - Host Sandy Rutherford, Speaker Rob Strettle: Hexham Business Improvement District
Fri 18th March 2016 Forum Cinema - Film - Butch Cassidy and the Sundance KidA fund-raising event, organised by the Rotary Club of Hexham, with all proceeds for local youth charities read more...
Mon 14th March 2016 Lunch - Host Gilbert Rourke, Speaker Terry Newton : Uhuru Ministries - street boys of Kenya
Fri 11th March 2016 Tynedale Tall Tales Competition - Press ReleaseNine very tall tales will be told by tale tellers from across the North East and Cumbria to a sold out audience of 120 people at a Tall Tales evening in the Great Hall of Hexham Abbey this coming Friday, March 11th. read more...
Fri 11th March 2016 Tynedale Tall Tales Competition - WinnersWinners of the Tynedale Tall Tales Competition on 11 March 2016 were: read more...
Mon 7th March 2016 Lunch - Presentation of Young Employee Awards, Beaumont Hotel
Mon 29th February 2016 Host Nick Rossiter , Speaker Nick Rossiter : Family History through DNA: Help or Hindrance
Sat 27th February 2016 President's Night at the Great Hall, Hexham Abbey19:00 for 19:30; 4 course dinner and musical entertainment from Michelle B; cost Â£32.50 per person, guests welcome, black tie; please contact Richard Nelson if you wish to attend
Tue 23rd February 2016 Council
Mon 22nd February 2016 lunch - Host Alex Kerr, Speaker Nigel Barlow, Northumbria Blood Bikes
Mon 15th February 2016 Lunch - Host Hedley Novis, District Quiz, Hexham vs Jarrow
Mon 8th February 2016 Lunch - Host Peter Jewitt, Speaker Kathleen Todd: Practical Compassion for Destitute Children
Mon 1st February 2016 Lunch - Business Meeting
Tue 26th January 2016 Council
Mon 25th January 2016 Evening - host Brian Bell: Burns Night Extravaganza, Beaumont Hotel, 19:00 for 19:30, partners welcome
Mon 18th January 2016 Lunch - Host Terry Robson, Speaker Chris Milner: Hextol Foundation
Mon 11th January 2016 Lunch - Host Roger Abraham, Speaker Jamie Yeowart, Jubilee Sailing Trust
Mon 4th January 2016 Lunch - Business Meeting: induction of 4 new members
Mon 21st December 2015 Xmas Lunch
Mon 14th December 2015 Lunch - Host Eric Blackburn, Speaker: Stan Beckensall 'My Latest Book'
Mon 7th December 2015 Lunch - Business - Special General Meeting
Mon 30th November 2015 evening - Host: Peter Trevelyan, Speaker: Vicki Dillon; Bunters and Athenas Mediterranean Restaurant 19:00 for 19:30, partners welcome
Tue 24th November 2015 Council, at President's home
Mon 23rd November 2015 Lunch - Host George Robinson, Speaker Jonathon Ewen: The Shelter Box Scheme
Mon 16th November 2015 Lunch - Host Roger Milton, Speaker Edith Curry: Dinner for one
Mon 9th November 2015 Lunch - Host Peter Wood, Speaker Mari Hannah
Mon 2nd November 2015 Lunch - Business Meeting
Tue 27th October 2015 Council
Mon 26th October 2015 Evening - Beaumont Hotel, Host John Robinson, Speaker John Johnson, Gateshead Millennium Bridge: Concept to Construction19:00 for 19:30; partners welcome, evening for prospective members
Mon 19th October 2015 Lunch - Host Bob Hull, Speaker David Clegg: The Hexham Neighbourhood Plan
Mon 12th October 2015 Lunch - Host Peter Gill, Speaker Peter Gill: Memory
Mon 5th October 2015 Lunch - Business Meeting
Fri 2nd October 2015 International Film NightSuggestions are welcome!
Tue 29th September 2015 Council
Mon 28th September 2015 Evening - Ten-pin bowling at Wentworth 18:00; Meal Vercelli 19:30Come for both events or just for the bowling or the meal
Mon 21st September 2015 Lunch - Host Michael Saxon, Speaker Natercia Correia: My Time in Brazil
Mon 14th September 2015 Lunch - Host George Proud, Speaker Eric Lewis:Tea boy to tea boy
Mon 7th September 2015 Lunch - Business Meeting
Tue 25th August 2015 Council Meeting at Bob Hull's
Mon 24th August 2015 Evening at Beaumont - Host Richard Nelson, Speaker Ian McArdle: Victoria Tunnel
Mon 17th August 2015 Lunch - Host Peter Oliver, Speaker Lesley Silvera from Groundwork
Mon 10th August 2015 Lunch - Host Brian Massey, Speaker Christine Giles "The Culture of Oman"
Mon 3rd August 2015 Business MeetingInduction of Roy Dallison
Tue 28th July 2015 Club CouncilBeaumont Hotel
Mon 27th July 2015 Terry Long, District GovernorRotary in NE England
Mon 20th July 2015 Norman WicksAntiques
Mon 13th July 2015 host George Aitchison, speaker Amber Proctor,Youth and Community Worker, Hexham Youth Initiative, "My time in Thailand"
Mon 6th July 2015 President's Hand-over: Roger Abraham to Stephen Middleton