Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Thu 28th June 2018 Handover.

Presidential handover at Redcliffe Hotel Paignton. Meet at 7.00pm for drinkies and meal. Gongs and DJs.

Fri 22nd June 2018 - Sat 23rd June 2018 Summer Moon

Timings to be advised to help with parking cars etc.
Watch this space.

Thu 21st June 2018 Summer Moon Concert, Kingskerswell

Torbay Symphony Orchestra performing to include "Last night at the proms" . Bring your own flags to wave.
Timings to be advised.
Geoff E-S organising.

Thu 14th June 2018 Council Old and New

Council meeting for old and new at 6.15pm followed by meal and business


Thu 14th June 2018 Tavistock RC. Charity Gold Day

DVRC golfers representing our club at Charity golf day at Tavistock as organised by Tavistock Rotary Club.

Tue 12th June 2018 Okehampton Rotary Golf

DVRC golfers representing our club at charity golf day at Okehampton Golf Club organised by Okehampton RC.

Thu 7th June 2018 No meeting

No meeting as fellowship transferred to Monday 4th June for pool competition prize ceremony.

Mon 4th June 2018 Speed pool presentation night.

Presentation of winners prizes for recent sponsored pool competition at Teignmouth Inn, Brookdale Terrace, Dawlish, EX7 9PG
Meet at 6.45pm
Meal afterwards at Smugglers Inn 8.00pm. Ken to take numbers.

Thu 31st May 2018 Speaker evening with Ladies

7.15 for 7.30 roast meal.
Nigel Smallbones speaker on " The mysteries of Berry Head "
Ladies and guests invited


Thu 24th May 2018 Council followed by Club Assembly

Council meeting at 6.15pm followed by meal and club assembly.
New Chairs to report on plans for forthcoming year. John Page joining us.......NOTE.....VENUE AT HIGHWEEK VILLAGE INN.

Thu 17th May 2018 Meeting at Newton Abbot Recreational Trust

Normal meeting time 7.15 for 7.30.

Surprise entertainment.

Wed 16th May 2018 Golf Competition

Rotary Club of Axminster and Lyme Regis Golf Day at Lyme Regis Golf Club.
DVRC TEAMS booked in to play.

Thu 10th May 2018 Fellowship.

6.30 pm. Fellowship at Dartmoor Halfway Inn.

Thu 10th May 2018 Golf Competition

Newton Abbot Rotary Club Golf Day at Stover Golf Club.
Three teams representing DVRC.

Tue 8th May 2018 Bowling at Ipplepen

Bowling Tuition and Game at Ipplepen Bowling Club.
Meet at Club 5.00pm.
Meal at Wellington afterwards.
Contact JY

Thu 3rd May 2018 committees at Newton Abbot Recreational Trust



Thu 26th April 2018 Council followed by AGM. At HIGHWEEK VILLAGE INN

Early start for Council at 6.15pm.. Meal followed by AGM


Mon 23rd April 2018 Inter Pub Speed Pool

Sponsored Speed pool night at local pubs. Allocation of pubs to be advised and organised by Ken.

Thu 19th April 2018 Boys night out.

Boys night out with meal. Details to be updated.
Mike B to organise.

Fri 13th April 2018 Presidents Evening at Bovey Tracey Golf Club.

Partners and friends invited.
Meal at Bovey Tracey Golf Club.
Entertainment by Mark Cole on keyboard
JY organising.

Thu 12th April 2018 Committees and Business

Early start with committees at 7.0pm followed by business and presentation by David Cartwright who we helped with the incumbent trike.
Menu.....Beef Bourguignon followed by bread and butter pudding.

Fri 6th April 2018 - Sun 8th April 2018 RIBI National Conference at English Riviera Centre.

Meet Rotarians from around the UK. Times approximate.

Thu 5th April 2018 Fellowship at Highweek Village Inn

Fellowship and good food at Highweek Village Inn from 6.30pm

Thu 29th March 2018 Speaker Evening with Ladies and Guests.

Laura Cowie from Devon & Cornwall Police to speak on Cyber Crime.

Ladies and Guests Invited.
Menu....Smoked haddock fish cakes followed by apple pie.

Thu 22nd March 2018 Council and Committees

Council at 6.00pm followed by Committees at 7.00pm
Busy Busy Busy!
Menu....Cottage pie followed by baked cheesecake

Thu 15th March 2018 Dawlish Water Quiz after Early morning Breakfast

Breakfast at Cockhaven at 8.00am.
Helping with Dawlish Water Quiz at various pubs around the region in the evening from 8.00pm with quizmasters at pubs by 7.30pm.

Thu 8th March 2018 Indoor Sports

Indoor Sports at Jolly Sailor, East Ogwell. Mike C organising.

Thu 1st March 2018 Fellowship

Fellowship at The Sandygate Inn, Kingsteignton.

Tue 27th February 2018 - Wed 28th February 2018 Inter Club Skittles

Semi Final of Interclub Skittles at Jolly Sailor.
Meet just before 7.00pm.......Fore !

Thu 22nd February 2018 Speaker Evening

David Duke of Kitsons to speak on Wills and Power of Attorney.
Menu ....Sesame breaded plaice fillets followed by jam sponge.

Thu 15th February 2018 Council and Business

Council at 6.15pm followed by business.
Menu....Cumberland sausage followed by Spotted Dick.

Thu 8th February 2018 Committees & Business

Committees at 7.00pm followed by business
Menu...Cod in Parsley sauce followed by meringue nest ( pavlova )

Thu 1st February 2018 Fellowship at The Linney Coffinswell

Fellowship at The Linney in Coffinswell. Names to JY

Sat 27th January 2018 Abba Singalong with Fish and Chips Supper.

Social Event with family and friends.
Fish & Chip supper followed by Mamma Mia film with singalong at Kingskerswell Parish Centre. Bring your own drinks.

Mon 22nd January 2018 Darts Presentation Evening

Presentation of prizes following speed darts which financed the Santa Special Steam Train trip for some 800 disadvantaged children.
Presentation at Highweek Village Inn, Newton Abbot.
Rotarians on parade at 7.00pm with guests to arrive at 7.30pm

Thu 18th January 2018 Council and Speaker

Early start for Council followed by speaker Mary Sherwood on supporting Dementia Carers.

Thu 11th January 2018 Committees and Business

Committees at 7.00pm followed by meal and Business.

Thu 4th January 2018 Fellowship at Cockhaven

Packing clothes an shoes for sending out to refugees in Camini. Please bring suitable clothes and strong cardboard boxes. If unavailable please deliver clothes and shoes to Alan B or Mike C.

Thu 28th December 2017 No meeting

Christmas Break....No meeting.
Happy Christmas to all our readers.

Thu 21st December 2017 Christmas meal and entertainment.

Christmas meal at Cockhaven followed by mystery entertainment. Seasonal dress encouraged.

Thu 14th December 2017 Committees and Business plus SGM

Committees at 7.00pm followed by meal and SGM.

Thu 7th December 2017 Fellowship

Fellowship meeting at Wellington Inn, Ipplepen.

Sat 2nd December 2017 - Sun 3rd December 2017 Santa Special.

Highlight of the year with 800 plus children on the Santa Special from Buckfasleigh to Totnes and back again , four times. Thanks to all our darts players and sponsors back in November.

Fri 1st December 2017 Bag Packing

Bag packing for Santa Special goodie bags.
Kingskerswell Parish Centre from 4.30pm.

Thu 30th November 2017 Speaker Meeting with Ladies and Guests

Speaker evening with Jon Risdon on Dartington Hall Estate.
Ladies and guests to be invited. Numbers and names to John Y.

Thu 23rd November 2017 Santa Special Briefing

Santa Special briefing followed by presentation by Michelle on her refugee trip.

Thu 16th November 2017 Council and RYLA Presentation

Council at 6.15pm then meal followed by RYLA presentation.
Also cheque presentation to Catherine Omanyo of Operation Imprezza.

Thu 9th November 2017 Fellowship at Highweek Inn

Meet at Highweek Inn for 6.30pm.
JY to take numbers.

Mon 6th November 2017 Darts Marathon Two Hours

Our fundraiser for the Santa Special for local children at beginning of December.

Thu 2nd November 2017 Committees and Business to include Darts Briefing

Meet for Committees at 7.00pm then meal followed by Darts Briefing.

Sun 29th October 2017 Sibelco Marathon

Marathon, half marathon and 10K race.

Sat 28th October 2017 Sibelco Marathon

Set up for Marathon, half marathon and 10K race.

Thu 26th October 2017 Council and Business

Council at 6.15pm followed by meal then final Marathon briefing and Darts briefing.

Thu 19th October 2017 Dawlish Water Quiz

Dawlish Water Quiz.
Breakfast meeting at 8.00am at Cockhaven Arms.

Thu 12th October 2017 Committees & Business plus Speaker

Committees at 7.00pm.
Brief talk by Gerald Smerdon about Widecombe Fair and presentation of cheque from Fair Committee for DVRC parking assistance.
Marathon Race weekend briefing.
Busy Busy Busy.

Thu 12th October 2017 Committees & Business

Committees at 7.00pm followed by meal then Business to include first Marathon briefing

Thu 5th October 2017 Indoor Sports

Indoor Sports at Jolly Sailor, Ogwell.
Meet at 6.30pm.

Neil B organising

Thu 28th September 2017 Ten Pin Bowling

Ten Pin Bowling at Torquay. Meet at Torquay ten pin bowling at 6.30 pm.

Meal after at Amici , Italian Restaurant oppositeish.
John Y taking numbers.

Thu 21st September 2017 Council & Speaker

Council at 6.15 followed by Speakers from Newton Abbot Street Pastors.

Thu 14th September 2017 Committees & Business

Committees at 7.00pm followed by Business.
Presentation by local organisers of Operation Impressa.

Tue 12th September 2017 Widecombe Fair Car Parking Day

Helping with Parking at Widecombe Fair.

Alan B taking names please.

Thu 7th September 2017 walkies along Stover Canal

Meet at Town Quay Newton Abbbot at 6.00pm then walk along the Stover Canal.
Eat after at Wetherspoons.
John Y organising.

Thu 31st August 2017 Scatter Meeting

Scatter to another club of your choices

Thu 24th August 2017 Council and Business

Council meet at 6.15pm

Thu 17th August 2017 Crazy Golf at Teignmouth.

Crazy Golf at Teignmouth Seafront.
Tee off from 6.30pm. Fish and Chips afterwards at Finn McColls John Y contact

Thu 10th August 2017 Committees & Business

Committees to meet at 7.00pm.

Sat 5th August 2017 Bovey Tracey Carnival Marshalling.

DVRC to help with judging at 4.00pm then the procession at 6.00pm.
Baz to take names.

Thu 3rd August 2017 Fellowship

Meet for fellowship at Court Farm Inn at Abbotskerswell.
Contact JY

Thu 27th July 2017 Guest Speaker Colin Vosper

Ladies and guests invited.
Colin Vosper to talk on Maritime Shortcuts, Canals of the West Country.

Thu 20th July 2017 Council and Business.

Early Start for Council.

Sun 16th July 2017 Bovey Tracey Classic Car Show

Car Parking duties at Bovey Tracey Historic and Classic Car Rally. Times to be confirmed.
Mike B to take details.

Thu 13th July 2017 Walking Treasure Hunt around Topsham.

Meet at Topsham Cemetry for walking Treasure hunt around Topsham then meal afterwards at nearby eatery.
Ladies & Guests welcome. Contact Paul H to book.

Sat 8th July 2017 Wheel Barrow Race Courtenay Park

Meet at Courtenay Park to help Newton Abbot RC organising Wheelbarrow race.

Thu 6th July 2017 Fellowship

Meet at Highweek Village Inn for fellowship.

Wed 5th July 2017 Tractor Pull

Carnival Week Tractor Pull for Newton Anbot Town Council.
Meet at Clock Tower at 5.00pm
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