Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Wed 20th June 2018 President's Handover Evening

President's Handover Evening - Crowne Plaza Felbridge Hotel, London Rd, East Grinstead , West Sussex RH19 2BH

Wed 13th June 2018 A Visit to the Llama Park Wych Cross, Forest Row East Sussex

We will meet at the Llama Park in Wych Cross at 7.15pm on Wednesday June 13th.
The manager, Bobby Schuck, will give a tour of the Llama Park grounds and facilities.
A two course dinner in their restaurant will follow the visit. read more...

Wed 6th June 2018 A Talk on " Tax, Care and Toy Boys" by a speaker from Co-Op Estate Planning.

A Talk on " Tax, Care and Toy Boys" by a speaker from Co-Op Estate Planning.

Wed 30th May 2018 Speaker - Joan Ward

Speaker - Joan Ward will give a talk on Living with Arabs, 9 years with the Petra Bedouin

Wed 23rd May 2018 Business Meeting and Club Assembly

Business Meeting and Club Assembly

Wed 16th May 2018 A job talk by new member Tony Hardisty

A job talk by new member Tony Hardisty

Wed 9th May 2018 Speakers - Gordon and Brenda Wilkinson

Speakers - Gordon and Brenda Wilkinson will give a talk on "Around the World With Tearfund.Working to help communities around the world escape the effects of poverty and disaster.

Wed 2nd May 2018 Speakers - R.Y.L.A. Candidates

Speakers - R.Y.L.A. Candidates will give a talk on their RYLA course experience

Wed 25th April 2018 Business Meeting and Club AGM

Business Meeting and Club AGM - Sorry! members only this evening

Wed 18th April 2018 A talk by Waste Prevention Advisor Colin Mc Farlin.

"Think before you throw" a talk on recycling in West Sussex by Waste Prevention Advisor Colin Mc Farlin.

Wed 11th April 2018 Speaker - Andrew Lewis

Speaker - Andrew Lewis will give a talk on the Paintings of Winston Churchill

Wed 4th April 2018 Speaker - Antonia Gallop

Speaker - Antonia Gallop will give a talk on A gallop through the history of carriage driving.

Wed 28th March 2018 Social Evening - What or Who would you like to put into Room 101?

Room 101, the torture chamber in George Orwell’s 1984, was named after a conference room at the BBC where Orwell would have to sit through tortuously boring meetings. read more...

Wed 21st March 2018 Speaker - Steven Kirupai

Steven Kirupai will give a talk on the A350 Plane and the Pilot

Thu 15th March 2018 Membership Interest Evening - Everybody is Invited to attend

We are holding a membership interest meeting at the Jubilee centre in Charlwoods Road East Grinstead on Thursday 15th March at 7-00pm. Everybody is welcome to join us for drinks and nibbles and learn all about what we do in our Rotary club.

Wed 14th March 2018 Speaker - DR. Jim House

Speaker - Dr. Jim House will give a talk titled "Medicine behind the Medals

Wed 7th March 2018 Speaker - Revd. Andrew Hawken

Speaker - Revd. Andrew Hawken the Vicar of St. Swithun East Grinstead

Wed 28th February 2018 Business Meeting

Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Wed 21st February 2018 Speaker - Paul Ambridge

" I Lived as a Homeless Person for Five Days" read more...

Sun 18th February 2018 Charity concert by the Slindon Concert Band

he Rotary Club of East Grinstead Meridian have organised an afternoon of fantastic music by the Slinfold Concert Band to help raise much needed funds for the restoration of our town's grade two listed church and other Rotary charities.

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Wed 14th February 2018 Speaker Colonel John Evans

Speaker Colonel John Evans will give a talk about the Territorial Army, his memories and recollections

Wed 7th February 2018 Debbie Daniels, Chairman of CREW ( Challenging Recreational Experience Week Ends)

Debbie Daniels, Chairman of CREW ( Challenging Recreational Experience Week Ends) at the Peanut Ward, Victoria Hospital. She will be talking about the project CREW and will be accompanied by a nurse from the Peanut Ward.

Wed 31st January 2018 Sorry Folks! There is no meeting this evening

Sorry Folks! There is no meeting this evening

Mon 29th January 2018 Fundraising Event at Paglia e Fieno Restaurant East Grinstead

Fundraising Event at Paglia e Fieno Restaurant, London Road, East Grinstead to celebrate 100 years of Rotary Foundation on Monday 29th January 2018 at 7pm
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Wed 24th January 2018 Business Meeting

Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Wed 17th January 2018 Speaker - William Lloyd

Speaker William Lloyd will give a talk based on his work at Google

Wed 10th January 2018 Speaker - Colin Robotham

Speaker - Colin Robotham will give a talk on Saving Bath

Wed 3rd January 2018 New Year Social Evening

New Year Social Evening - Just come along guests are very welcome

Wed 27th December 2017 Sorry! There is no meeting this evening

Sorry! There is no meeting this evening

Wed 20th December 2017 Sorry Folks! No Meeting This Evening

Unfortunately, there is no meeting this evening

Wed 13th December 2017 Christmas Dinner - A Christmas Themed Evening

Christmas Dinner at Sweetwoods Golf Club

Wed 6th December 2017 Business Meeting and Special General Meeting 6th December

Business Meeting and Special General Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Wed 29th November 2017 Speaker - Janet Bateson

Janet Bateson will give a talk on Servants of the East India Company

Wed 22nd November 2017 Fellowship Evening

Fellowship evening with saxophone and piano music entertainment

Sun 19th November 2017 Sunday Lunch - After lunch speaker Nicholas Owen Broadcaster

Charity Sunday lunch at the Meridian Hall, East Grinstead followed by a talk from Nicholas Owen, the BBC news broadcaster (amongst other things). read more...

Wed 15th November 2017 Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Wed 8th November 2017 Speaker, Oliver Greenwood - R&D Team Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Oliver Greenwood
R&D Team Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific read more...

Wed 1st November 2017 Speaker - R.Y.L.A. Candidates

R.Y.L.A. Candidates will give feedback on their attendance at this year's R.Y.L.A. week read more...

Wed 25th October 2017 Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Business Meeting

Wed 18th October 2017 Tony Cox E G Foodbank at the Jubilee Centre

Tony Cox E G Foodbank at the Jubilee Centre read more...

Wed 11th October 2017 CHRISTMAS APPEAL THANK YOU DINNER

Rotary clubs of East Grinstead
Christmas appeal thank you dinner Sackville school, East Grinstead
Wednesday, 11th October 2017 at 7 30pm
After dinner speaker speaker - Richard Leman Olympic Hockey Gold Medallist read more...

Wed 4th October 2017 Dr David Reid “Keeping Banks Safe”

Dr David Reid "Keeping Banks Safe" read more...

Wed 27th September 2017 Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Wed 20th September 2017 Paulo and Lucia Their Rotary Talk

Paulo and Lucia Job Talk read more...

Thu 14th September 2017 - Meridian Rotary Annual Charity Golf Day

Our club will hold its Annual Charity Golf Day at Lingfield Park Golf Club on Thursday 14th September. The event organised by Neal Waddingham and his team.
COME AND JOIN US read more...

Thu 14th September 2017 - A big thank you for sponsoring our charity golf day

A Big Thank You We would like to thank all those who sponsored our charity golf day at the Lingfield Marriott Hotel and Country Club on Thursday 14th September 2017.

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Wed 13th September 2017 Lizz Gill Crowne Plaza at Felbridge

Lizz Gill - Director of sales at Crowne Plaza who will give a talk on the changing face of the Crowne Plaza at Felbridge

Wed 6th September 2017 Alan Wilson Composer and Organist

Alan Wilson - Composer and Organist who plays at St. Mary Le Bow, London

Wed 30th August 2017 Speaker Frances Ludman - Bloomin Arts at The Chequer Mead Theatre East Grinstead

Frances Ludman Bloomin Arts is a charity providing all forms of dramatic art for adults with learning difficulties - at The Chequer Mead Theatre East Grinstead

Wed 23rd August 2017 Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Wed 16th August 2017 David Organ Job Talk

David Organ Job Talk

Wed 9th August 2017 District Governor James Onions visit. This is a Joint Meeting with Mother Club. PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE

District Governor James Onions visit.
This is a joint Meeting with Mother Club and will be held at the Chequer Mead Theatre, De La Warr Road, East Grinstead,RH19 3BS read more...

Wed 2nd August 2017 Peter Daily 37 years working in in Mental Health Day Care

Peter Daily 37 years working in in Mental Health Day Care

Wed 26th July 2017 Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Business Meeting - Sorry! members only this evening

Wed 19th July 2017 Andy Yule “GPS, what it is and how it works”

Andy Yule “GPS, what it is and how it works” read more...

Wed 12th July 2017 Speaker - Aaron Tillyer from the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity

Speaker - Aaron Tillyer from the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity

Wed 5th July 2017 An evening of members favourite Poetry

An evening of members favourite Poetry
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