Completed meetings and events 2014-2015

Wed 24th June 2015 Presidential Handover Evening - Guest Speaker Graham Ellis

handover Presidential Handover Evening - Guest Speaker Graham Ellis read more...

Wed 17th June 2015 A Talk on DSLR Cameras by Jerry Lamb

A Talk on DSLR Cameras by Jerry Lamb

Wed 10th June 2015 Petrol Marketing Today a Talk by Alan Collinge

Alan Collinge Job Talk by Alan Collinge

Sat 6th June 2015 Rotary on the Radio

Revd. Canon Clive Everett-Allen Rotary on the Radio - Today's guest speaker will be the Reverend Clive Everett-Allen talking on his 17 years Ministry at St. Swithun's in East Grinstead read more...

Wed 3rd June 2015 Club Assembly - Members only for this meeting

Club Assembly - Members only for this meeting

Sat 30th May 2015 Rotary on the Radio

Rotary on the Radio - Today's interview - John Miles (Leatherhead Rotary) Guildford Eye Project read more...

Wed 27th May 2015 8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Sat 23rd May 2015 Rotary on the Radio

Rotary on the Radio the guest speaker will be from the The British Wildlife Centre at Newchapel

Wed 20th May 2015 Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting - Members only evening

Fri 15th May 2015 - Presentation of cooking Equipment to Imberhorne School

President David making the presentation Presentation of cooking Equipment to Imberhorne School was presented by
East Grinstead Meridian Rotary as a thank you to the school for their support for the
Rotary Young Chef competition over the last 5 years.

Wed 13th May 2015 - Wed 11th March 2015 Speaker - Roy Watts from the Bluebell Railway

Speaker - Roy Watts from the Bluebell Railway read more...

Wed 6th May 2015 Speaker - Linda Scotson

Speaker - Linda Scotson

Thu 30th April 2015 - Sun 10th May 2015 Meridian Rotary Club Supports Young Enterprise

Members of the Rotary club of East Grinstead Meridian once again supported the regional finals of the Young Enterprise competition on the 30th April.

Wed 29th April 2015 Business Meeting - members only

Business Meeting - members only

Fri 24th April 2015 - Sat 25th April 2015 Sue Young from the East Grinstead Library on Rotary Radio

Sue Young Sue Young from EG library was interviewed on Rotary Radio on Saturday telling us about the different services you can access at your local library.
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Wed 22nd April 2015 Prostate Awareness Talk - Speaker Chris Eglinton

This talk is not all doom & gloom but is informative, light hearted and anecdotal, and will be tailored to suit a wide audience. read more...

Tue 21st April 2015 - Thu 30th April 2015 Des Baxter Awarded The Paul Harris Fellowship Award

Des Baxter was recently Awarded The Paul Harris Fellowship Award for his service to Rotary over many years membership of the Rotary Club of East Grinstead Meridian read more...

Wed 15th April 2015 A job talk by member Neal Waddingham

A job talk by member Neal Waddingham

Wed 8th April 2015 Members and guests Curry Evening

Members and guests Curry Evening

Wed 1st April 2015 A visit to room 101

A local club debate on what members feel should be entered into room 101

Wed 25th March 2015 8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Sat 21st March 2015 - Tue 31st March 2015 YOUNG CHEF KATIE PIPPED AT THE POST ON HER BIRTHDAY

Katie hard at work Katie Mann from Imberhorne School took part in the Rotary Young Chef Regional Final on Saturday 21st March at Westminster Kingsway Catering College in Central London.

Katie was sponsored by the Rotary Club of East Grinstead Meridian, who had organised read more...

Wed 18th March 2015 My Magistrate Experiences - Michael Haynes

My Magistrate Experiences - Michael Haynes

Wed 11th March 2015 Speaker - Chris O'Donoghue three times Chelsea Award Winning Designer

Chris O'Donoghue Great Dixter

Chris offers an intimate view of why the garden at Great Dixter always surprises, as well as a history from Christopher Lloyd’s early days to the present with head gardener Fergus Garrett.
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Wed 4th March 2015 Club Balloon Debate

Club Balloon Debate led by Anthony Beavor

Mon 2nd March 2015 - Fri 20th March 2015 Katie Mann makes it to the Regional Final of Rotary Young Chef

Katie Mann was runner-up in the District final at Weybridge read more...

Wed 25th February 2015 8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Business meeting this evening, open to members only.

Mon 23rd February 2015 - Sun 1st March 2015 Neal and Emma made it to the top for Rotary

Neal and Emma at the top Emma and Neal Waddingham were happy that Monday turned out to be a bright, although blustery day, as they walked across the roof of the O2 Dome as part of Rotary’s 110 year anniversary celebrations where the Mayor of Greenwich was there to wave them off. read more...

Mon 23rd February 2015 Neal and Emma Walk the Dome for Rotary Charities.

Neal Waddingham and his daughter Emma will Walk the Dome on February 23rd to raise money for Rotary Charities. read more...

Wed 4th February 2015 Rotary Global Scholar Hitomi Fujimoto

Speaker - Rotary Global Scholar Hitomi Fujimoto read more...

Wed 28th January 2015 8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Due to restoration works at the Dorset Arms this Business meeting will be held at the Brambletye Hotel Forest Row read more...

Wed 21st January 2015 Winter games at The Three Crowns Ashurst Wood Village

The EVENT: will commence with a Gourmet two course meal of Beef (or Veggie) Stew and dumplings followed by Bread and Butter Pudding or a Lemon Cheesecake (which will be suitable for Diabetics), and coffee all for £14 which includes a gratuity, our usual £ read more...

Sat 17th January 2015 - Sat 31st January 2015 Rotary Young Chef Success for Katie Mann

Katie displaying her winning dishes We are delighted to report that one of our sponsored entrants into the Rotary Young Chef competition, Katie Mann from Imberhorne school was successful in the District semi-final and goes through to the District final on 28 February 2015 read more...

Wed 14th January 2015 - Sat 31st January 2015 Out Latest Paul Harris Fellow

Lesley being presented with her Paul Harris Fellow Lesley Robinson is our latest Paul Harris Fellow read more...

Wed 14th January 2015 Postponed Christmas Dinner at Sweetwoods Golf Club

Postponed Christmas Dinner to be held at Sweetwoods Golf Club, East Grinstead.
Directions to the Golf club: http://www.sweetwoodspark.com/pages/home/contact-us.php
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Wed 7th January 2015 Wedding Photography - Speaker, Bob Mainstone This meeting will be held at the Brambletye Hotel in Forest Row

Photography Part 2 - Speaker, Bob Mainstone read more...

Wed 24th December 2014 Christmas Eve - No Meeting This Evening

Christmas Eve - No Meeting This Evening

Wed 24th December 2014 8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Wed 17th December 2014 Christmas Quiz

Christmas Quiz

Thu 11th December 2014 Sainsbury Sponsor the Rotary Young Chef Competition

Young Chef Winner 2014 Sainsbury Sponsor the Rotary Young Chef Competition read more...

Thu 11th December 2014 - Wed 31st December 2014 Rotary Young Chef Competition in East Grinstead

Rotary Young Chef Competition in East Grinstead Rotary Young Chef Competition in East Grinstead read more...

Sat 6th December 2014 - Wed 31st December 2014 Rotary Christmas Tree Ligfhting Ceremony

Father Christmas meets the Mayor Rotary Christmas Tree Ligfhting Ceremony read more...

Sat 6th December 2014 - Wed 31st December 2014 Timetable of events For Rotary Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on 6th December 2014

Father Christmas is Coming to East Grinstead Timetable of events For Rotary Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on 6th December 2014 read more...

Wed 3rd December 2014 Talk by Dr Ian Francis on the future of the Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead.

Talk by Dr Ian Francis on the future of the Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead. read more...

Tue 2nd December 2014 - Wed 31st December 2014 THANK YOU TO THE BUSINESSES IN EAST GRINSTEAD

Rotary Clubs of East Grinstead Christmas Appeal
THANK YOU
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Wed 26th November 2014 8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Wed 19th November 2014 Speaker Janet Templeman - Guides Trip to Natal in South Africa

Natal shown within South Africa Janet will give a talk on the Sussex Central Guides recent trip to Mselini, Kwazulu, Natal in South Africa.
The trip took 17 days as part of a Cocoa Foundation visit to the childrens home.
This trip was the first ever overseas Service project for the Su read more...

Wed 12th November 2014 Concorde - A talk by Derek Blackall

Concorde - A talk by Derek Blackall

Wed 5th November 2014 Discussion on the club Vision following the Vision day in September

Discussion on the club Vision following the Vision day in September

Wed 29th October 2014 8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Wed 15th October 2014 Missing People - A talk by Barbara Robinson

Missing People - A talk by Barbara Robinson
Missing People is the only charity in the UK which specialises in, and is dedicated to, bringing missing children and adults back together with their families. Some missing people you will have heard of, but ma

Wed 8th October 2014 Felowship Evening

Fellowship Evening and feedback from the District Conference.

Wed 1st October 2014 A visit to Sackville College

Sackville College from the High Street We will be visiting Sackville College in East Grinstead this evening. Members will meet at the college at 6-30pm followed by our usual supper at the Dorset Arms.
Partners and guests will be made very welcome. read more...

Wed 24th September 2014 8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Wed 10th September 2014 A Presentation on the East Grinstead Food Bank by Julia Harris

A group of volunteers at the food bank A Presentation on the East Grinstead Food Bank by Julia Harris. Members and guests will be asked to bring donations of food.

Wed 3rd September 2014 Speaker Jean Glynn- A talk on life in east Grinstead during the 1930's

East Grinstead in the 1930's Jean Glynn is our speaker this evening and she will be giving A talk on life in east Grinstead during the 1930's.

Wed 27th August 2014 8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Wed 20th August 2014 Boules at Sackville College East Grinstead

We will be enjoying an evening of Boules at Sackville College – Starting at 6.30pm. Please bring your own alcoholic drinks and something to drink them out of. Also please bring sets of boules with you if you have them.
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Wed 13th August 2014 A talk on the Meridian Rotary Radio - Steven Kirupai and the rest of the team

Steven Kirupai and the rest of the team will give a talk on their recent experiences as DJ's on our two hour weekly slot on Meridian FM Radio

Wed 6th August 2014 Guided Tour of St Swithun's Church East Grinstead

Photograph of St. Swithun's taken from St. Swithun's Close. Guided Tour of St Swithun's Church East Grinstead and a talk on its history and development within East Grinstead over the last 1000 years.
Partners and guests are welcome to attend read more...

Wed 30th July 2014 8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

8-00pm Dinner - Business Meeting

Wed 23rd July 2014 Orpheus

A talk by the Orpheus group

Wed 16th July 2014 Heathrow Airport - Making every journey better - A presentation by Melvyn Akroyd

Heathrow Airport - Making every journey better - A presentation by Melvyn Akroyd

Wed 9th July 2014 Barbecue at Robert Sharps House

Barbecue at Robert Sharps House read more...

Wed 2nd July 2014 Rotary Doctor Bank

A talk on the Rotary Doctor Bank
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