Completed meetings and events 2017-2018
Tue 26th June 2018 Club HandoverThe ceremonial handing on of responsibilities to next year’s team. Some entertainment is envisaged.
Tue 19th June 2018 Boule at DawlishWe will be joining with Sid Valley Club to take on the might of Dawlish Water at Pétanque.
Tue 12th June 2018 Polio vaccination in IndiaSally Wilcox and Paul Harvey will be recounting details their experiences in taking part in a recent vaccination.
Tue 5th June 2018 Club AssemblyOur Service committees will be putting forward their plans for the coming year. We will be joined by our ADG Jan Eamer
Sat 2nd June 2018 President's NightAt the Tumbling Weir Hotel. We will be joined by our visitors from our twin club in Dun Laoghaire, Eire
Tue 29th May 2018 No meetingPresident’s Night at the end of the week
Wed 23rd May 2018 Dinner at Exeter CollegeA joint event with Sid Valley and our partners to experience the culinary skills of the catering students
Tue 15th May 2018 Club AGM followed by Business meetingAnnual reports from all Service committee chairs followed by an update on projects
Tue 8th May 2018 Scatter WeekMembers will be visiting other Clubs
Tue 1st May 2018 Junior Youth presents MusicOur annual showcase for young musicians at the Parish Church
Tue 24th April 2018 A Testing ExperienceA welcome return of Ray Budd who will amuse use with his experiences as a Driving Test Examiner
Tue 17th April 2018 Drive safer; drive longerAn interactive session with a professional Trainer from Red One in Exeter
Tue 10th April 2018 I Don't Believe ItA talk by Dr David Taylor on how to tell if you are being mislead by politicians and other lobbyists
Tue 3rd April 2018 Business MeetingAn update on this year's projects
Tue 27th March 2018 StrokeA talk by Andrew's daughter, Tamsin Carey
Tue 20th March 2018 Tracks of Our YearsMembers introducing Music of particular significance to them.
Tue 13th March 2018 No meetingMeeting cancelled as Pub Quiz on Thursday and District Music finals on Saturday
Tue 6th March 2018 Norman Lockyer Observatory, SidmouthA visit and conducted Tour of the Telescopes and Planetarium. Guests welcome. £8 per head, £4 for Juniors. No food
Tue 27th February 2018 Devon Communities TogetherA talk by Martin Rich about this initiative
Tue 20th February 2018 Exeter Leukaemia FundJohn Watson will talk about the work of ELF from a consumer’s perspective
Tue 13th February 2018 Seed TrustA talk by Ali Wilson on the work of this Seaton-based charity in Nicaragua
Tue 6th February 2018 Business meetingA chance for Service committees to update Club on on-going projects
Tue 30th January 2018 Regional Indian cookery - Partners eveningA talk by The Samosa Lady (Tina) from Ottery St Mary
Tue 23rd January 2018 Youth Music Area finalAt Kings School. The finest of our young musicians perform.
Tue 16th January 2018 District Governor’s visitA chance to hear DG George and his spin on matters Rotary
Tue 9th January 2018 Skittles with Inner WheelA meeting at The Maltsters in Woodbury Salterton.
Tue 2nd January 2018 Visit to Norman Lockyer Observatory, MEETING POSTPONEDA meeting jointly with Sidmouth and Sid Valley Clubs. £8 per head. No food. All welcome but please let me know firstname.lastname@example.org
Tue 19th December 2017 - Christmas DinnerA celebration with our partners
Tue 28th November 2017 EGM/Business MeetingElections for next year's officers followed by an update on this year's projects.
Tue 21st November 2017 Rotary Foundation - Rotary's CharityA talk by John James, Rotary District 1175 Foundation Chair
Tue 14th November 2017 Sailing the AtlanticA talk by Jeremy Bradshaw Smith on his yachting adventure
Tue 7th November 2017 No meetingWe will not meet on this night due to its proximity to Ottery Tar Barrels on 4th Nov and the Inner Wheel Hospiscare Quiz on 11th Nov.
Tue 31st October 2017 Otari revisited- a guest night.Jill Courtney reflects on her recent return to Otari in Japan, the changes since she first went and her wish to build new relationships.
Tue 24th October 2017 Using Social MediaA talk by Charlie Street of Media Street on how we can publicise ourselves and our activities
Tue 17th October 2017 Business MeetingA chance to catch up on the progress of this year's initiatives
Tue 10th October 2017 Cricket Tour to South AfricaA talk by Tom Simmonds, one of our sponsored players, on his experiences
Tue 3rd October 2017 Ottery Help SchemeAn update on the progress and new initiatives of the Help Scheme from Keith Portlock
Tue 26th September 2017 Hands on HorticultureA talk by Martin Payne on this Talaton-based social project.
Tue 19th September 2017 Tin Mining in CornwallA talk by our own Andrew Thomas on his experiences as a Tin Miner in Cornwall
Tue 12th September 2017 Debate/ discussion on Membership, subs. etcA discussion centred around a ' Green Paper' to be produced and circulated by the Membership committee about the way ahead for the Club
Tue 5th September 2017 Business MeetingAn update on the progress of this years projects
Tue 29th August 2017 Fed up with Pain? A Partners eveningA talk by Susan Wray, a chronic pain specialist, on a mind- body approach to being pain-free, whether it be from back, shoulder, neck, IBS, fibromyalgia etc. not involving drugs or surgery.
Tue 22nd August 2017 Race NightA chance to try your skills in betting against fellow members on three or four horse races. Only paper money involved.
Tue 15th August 2017 - How a Sore throat led to a year the USADavid Hutchings, a West Hill resident, Rotary alumnus and now DCC's 'spin doctor' reflects on how one's life is influenced by coincidences.
Tue 8th August 2017 Scams and the work of Trading StandardsScams and the work of Trading Standards
Tue 1st August 2017 Our trip to IndiaLuke Dix and Jack Roberts from Kings School will talk about their trip to India and rice delivery!
Tue 25th July 2017 My First Year at West Hill PrimaryA reflection by Cheryl Boulton on her first year of leadership.
Tue 18th July 2017 Boules at Ottery with Sid Valley and Dawlish Water ClubsMeet at Strawberry Lane piste. Two course meal after at Tumbling Weir Hotel. £17 per head inclusive.
Tue 11th July 2017 Business MeetingFirst meeting of the new Rotary year. Preceded at 5.45pm by the first Council meeting of the year
Tue 4th July 2017 Walk along the River OtterMeet at Tipton St John Car Park for a stroll followed by a meal at the Tumbling Weir Hotel