Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Fri 16th February 2018 NO MEETING TODAY

Wed 14th February 2018 Ms Victoria Hopkins : Director Hopkins Catering Equipment Ltd

Hopkins Ltd - from origins 60 years ago to present day

Fri 9th February 2018 Ms Anna Burke, Riding for the Disabled

The topic of the talk is the work of Riding for the Disabled at the Middleton Park Equestrian Centre, which is President Neil Thomas's charity for his year in office.

Thu 8th February 2018 Mock interviews

Giving interview advice and practice to the students of Bishop Young Academy read more...

Fri 2nd February 2018 Mrs Pauline Pointon: Teaching in unusual establishments

Fri 26th January 2018 Ms Sally-Anne Greenfield: The Work of the Leeds Community Foundation

Ms Greenfield was the Chief Executive of the Leeds Community Foundation

Sat 20th January 2018 District Council, Fulford, York

Fri 19th January 2018 Committee meetings

Thu 18th January 2018 Council at Park Plaza Hotel

Mon 15th January 2018 Young Citizen Awards 2018

Rotary Leeds makes awards to outstanding young people from schools and youth organisations in the district who give exceptional service to their community. read more...

Fri 12th January 2018 NO MEETING TODAY

Wed 10th January 2018 Ms Veronica Bird, HM Prison Service: Prisons to Palace

Fri 5th January 2018 The Rt Hon Hilary Benn, MP for Leeds Central: New Year Message

We are fortunate that President Neil has arranged for our distinguished Member of Parliament for Leeds Central, the Rt Hon Hilary Benn, to speak to us at our first meeting in 2018.

Fri 29th December 2017 NO MEETING TODAY

Fri 22nd December 2017 NO MEETING TODAY

Fri 15th December 2017 Club Christmas lunch

Please note: Early Start 12 noon.
No Cashier on the day. This is a prepaid lunch at £23.00 pp

Fri 8th December 2017 Rtn Christine Dagwell-Thompson: Aid to Bulgaria

Christine is a member of the Rotary Club of Howden

Fri 1st December 2017 Visit of our patron, the Lord Mayor of Leeds, Cllr Jane Dowson and her consort, Mr Alan Bellhouse.

Wed 29th November 2017 Festive evening for Bulgarian Aid

Help for the aged An evening of festive fellowship raised funds for Bulgarian Aid. Musical entertainment was by Elizabeth Peirson, the Sparkling Soprano. read more...

Fri 24th November 2017 Special General Meeting

Fri 17th November 2017 Rtn David Johnson - Rotary Club of Leeds - “Rock Band Days”

Dave has stepped in as the booked speaker has cancelled due to ill health

Thu 16th November 2017 Council at Park Plaza Hotel

Fri 10th November 2017 NO MEETING TODAY

Wed 8th November 2017 Rtn Janet Appleton: Sal's Shoes.

Janet is District 1040 Environment Officer.

Fri 3rd November 2017 Committee meetings

Sat 28th October 2017 Blood pressure testing

Rotary service to the local community and in support of the The Stroke Association. read more...

Fri 27th October 2017 Mr Andrew Milburn: Accompanied travel for the visually impaired

Mr Milburn is from Traveleyes International.

Fri 20th October 2017 Mr Tom Bell: More than just a gas connection

Mr Bell is Head of Social Strategy, Northern Gas Networks

Thu 19th October 2017 Council at Park Plaza Hotel

Tue 17th October 2017 Middleton Park Equestrian Centre

Riding for the Disabled - a visit in support of the President's charity

Fri 13th October 2017 - Sun 15th October 2017 District conference, Scarborough

Fri 13th October 2017 NO MEETING TODAY

Wed 11th October 2017 Mr W Cowling: The Great Yorkshire Show

Mr Cowling is president-elect of the Yorkshire Agricultural Society and a former director of the Great Yorkshire Show.

Fri 6th October 2017 Mr Martin Hill: The Happiness Scheme

Learn how to grow your own happiness!

Fri 29th September 2017 Mr D Lane: Music and the Deaf

Mr Lane is CEO of the charity 'Music and the Deaf' and will speak about their work

Sat 23rd September 2017 District Council, Fulford, York

Fri 22nd September 2017 Mr Matthew Crewe: 1845 The first fuel economiser to the present day

Mr Crewe is the Managing Director of Greenspower Ltd.

Thu 21st September 2017 Council at Park Plaza Hotel

Fri 15th September 2017 NO MEETING TODAY

Wed 13th September 2017 Mrs Jackie Passman: Hirohito - from the diaries of Dr Harry Silman

Fri 8th September 2017 Ms Andrea Hetherington: Anything in wire - the history of Procter Brothers Ltd.

Fri 1st September 2017 Committee meetings

Fri 25th August 2017 Rtn Angela Sheen: My Job Talk

Fri 18th August 2017 Visit of District Governor Robert Morphet

Fri 11th August 2017 NO MEETING TODAY

Wed 9th August 2017 Ms Jill Mann: Together for Peace - Project Manager

Jill is a Rotary Peace Fellow. The topic of her talk is: "Reflections from my time as a Rotary Peace Scholar and its significance for my work in Yorkshire"

Fri 4th August 2017 Rtn Robert Sladdin: The Slicker of Wakefield

Sat 29th July 2017 Bowls at Grassington

Bowls at Grassington Whatever your expertise - or lack of it - at playing bowls, come along and support the president's charity, Middleton Park Equestrian Centre Riding for the Disabled, and join us for a meal afterwards at the Gamekeeper's Inn, Threshfield. read more...

Fri 28th July 2017 Mr Jim Brettell: Probation - The Secret Service.

Mr Brettell is a retired Probation Officer

Thu 27th July 2017 Council at Park Plaza Hotel

Fri 21st July 2017 Committee meetings

Fri 14th July 2017 NO MEETING TODAY

Wed 12th July 2017 Mr James Hill: Pyramid of Arts, our history and our work.

Fri 7th July 2017 Presidential handover

Installation of Rotarian NEIL THOMAS as PRESIDENT for the Rotary year 2017-18

Thu 6th July 2017 Club outing to Saltaire

A visit to the world heritage site of Saltaire village.
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