Completed meetings and events 2016-2017

Tue 27th June 2017 - Dinner meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Assembly with Committees detailing plans for next Rotary year.
Host - David Ball; Cashier - Paul Henry; Reception - David Spreadbury; Equipment - Robert Ransom; Projection - Robert Ransom

Tue 20th June 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Matt George - 'Running Land's End to John o' Groats';
Host - John Holroyd; Cashier - Joshua Vanneck; Reception - John Mott; Equipment - John Grieve; Projection - Rob Ransom read more...

Tue 20th June 2017 - Special Meeting - Rough Sleeper Project

Members only meeting to discuss the Project

Tue 13th June 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

'Chariots of Fire Charity Race'
Host - Patsy Glazebrook; Cashier - Jim Stewart; Reception - Mona Forsberg; Equipment - John Barrett; Projection - Graeme Minto

Tue 13th June 2017 - Monthly Breakfast Meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Jeremy Waller

Thu 8th June 2017 - Syrian Evening

Arrive 7 for 7:30 at the Freemason's Hall on Bateman Street. Tickets at £20 to include a buffet supper. Learn more about Syria, the refugee problem and what is happening in Cambridge. read more...

Tue 6th June 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Tom Tallon - 'Housing First: A second chance'
Host - John Barrett; Cashier - Alan Freeman; Reception - Tony O'Mara; Equipment - Robert Burgin; Projection - Jo Chan read more...

Tue 30th May 2017 - Evening meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Parker Lawson - 'Being a Rotary Scholar'
Host - John Grieve; Cashier - Paul Henry; Reception - David Ball; Equipment - Mona Forsberg; Projection - Anne St Ives

Tue 23rd May 2017 - Frugal Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Business meeting
Host - John Barrett; Cashier - Graeme Minto; Reception - Francis Hookham; Equipment - Jo Chan; Projection - Jo Chan

Tue 23rd May 2017 - Administration Committee meeting

Tue 16th May 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Prof Chris Dobson - R&D in the fight against Alzheimer's Disease
Host - Colin Smith; Cashier - Maria Xuereb; Reception - Jeremy Waller; Equipment - Morris Chudleigh; Projection - Graeme Minto

Tue 9th May 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Katie Bussiere - Global Scholar – English as a Foreign Language
Host - John Holroyd; Cashier - Joshua Vanneck; Reception - John Mott; Equipment - John Grieve; Projection - James Taylor

Tue 9th May 2017 - Monthly Breakfast Meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Philip James

Tue 2nd May 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Michael Frape - 'Blood, Sweat, but no Tears - Why a Rotarian ran the Paris Marathon'
Host - David Ball; Cashier - Paul Henry; Reception - Mona Forsberg; Equipment - Robert Ransom; Projection - Robert Ransom read more...

Tue 25th April 2017 - Dinner meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Jordan Hughes 'The Importance of tackling the greatest cause of death'
Host - Edward Thackray; Cashier - Joshue Vanneck; Reception - Anne St Ives; Equipment - Morris Chudleigh; Projection - Morris Chudleigh

Tue 18th April 2017 - Frugal Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

AGM
Host - John Barrett; Cashier - John Parry; Reception - Jenny Shaw; Equipment - Jo Chan; Projection - Jo Chan

Tue 11th April 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Dr Andy Williams - Why we Chose Cambridge and what makes AstraZeneca different; Host - Patsy Glazebrook; Cashier - Graeme Minto; Reception - David Spreadbury; Equipment - Edward Thackray; Projection - Anne St Ives

Tue 11th April 2017 - Monthly Breakfast Meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Charles Fraser

Tue 4th April 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Nigel Neville - Zambia Water Project 2007
Host - John Martin; Cashier - Rosemary Turner; Reception - Jeremy Waller; Equipment - John Holroyd; Projection - Chris Senior

Tue 28th March 2017 - Dinner meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Report on the South African schools' literacy and numeracy project we have been supporting. Introduced by Rosemary Turner; Host - John Grieve; Cashier - Jim Stewart; Reception - Edward Coe; Equipment - Robert Ransom; Projection - Robert Ransom

Tue 21st March 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Business meeting
Host - Colin Smith; Cashier - Paul Henry; Reception - Francis Hookham; Equipment - Edward Thackray; Projection - Rob Ransom

Tue 21st March 2017 - Administration Committee meeting

Tue 14th March 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

David Ball; My Life and Work; Host - John Holroyd; Cashier - Rosemary Turner; Reception - Jeremy Waller; Equipment - John Grieve; Projection - Graeme Minto

Tue 14th March 2017 - Monthly Breakfast Meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Anthony Nix

Tue 7th March 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Host - John Barrett; Cashier - Maria Xuereb; Reception - John Mott; Equipment - David Spreadbury; Projection - James Taylor

Thu 2nd March 2017 - Quiz night

Arrive 7 for 7:30 at the Freemason's Hall on Bateman Street. Tickets at £15 to include a Fish and Chip or alternative supper available from Peter Jones. This will be a fun, and instructive, evening for the teams.

Tue 28th February 2017 - Dinner meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Rob in car 'Messing about in Cars' - Club members Rob Ransom and Philip James share experiences; Host - Sally Stewart; Cashier - John Parry; Reception - Mona Forsberg; Equipment - Edward Thackray; Projection - Anne St Ives

Tue 21st February 2017 - Frugal Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Business meeting with speaker Garrett Rubin one of our Rotary Scholars taking about how Education helps Refugees; Host - John Grieve; Cashier - Dee Hutley; Reception - Jenny Shaw; Equipment - Graeme Minto; Projection - Graeme Minto

Tue 14th February 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Neil Mackay Neil Mackay 'Businesses and Charity- there"™s more than one way to skin a cat'; Host - Sally Stewart; Cashier - Jim Stewart; Reception - Ed Coe; Equipment - Graeme Minto; Projection - Morris Chudleigh

Tue 14th February 2017 - Monthly Breakfast Meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Jeremy Waller

Tue 7th February 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel is cancelled on this day of the Technology Tournament

Members are welcome to attend the Tournament but, if you want a buffet lunch at Freemasons' Hall, Anne St Ives must have been informed by midday on 1st February, otherwise no lunch for you. read more...

Tue 7th February 2017 - Technology Tournament at Freemasons Hall

Young people will pit their wits in an attempt to come up with fresh technology concepts followed by a buffet lunch only for those who have booked in direct to Anne St Ives. Cashier-Rosemary Turner, Reception-Graham Sanderson. read more...

Tue 31st January 2017 - Evening meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Allen Packwood - 'The Churchill Archives Centre: Hidden treasures on your doorstep'; Host - John Martin; Cashier - Philip James; Reception - Jenny Shaw; Equipment - Graeme Minto; Projection - Graeme Minto read more...

Tue 24th January 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Host - Sally Stewart; Cashier - Joshua Vanneck; Reception - David Spreadbury; Equipment - Dee Hutley; Projection - Chris Senior read more...

Tue 24th January 2017 - Administration Committee meeting

Tue 17th January 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Rev Richard Higginson 'Christian Entrepreneurs, a voice to be heard'; Host - Colin Smith; Cashier - Paul Henry; Reception - Francis Hookham; Equipment - Robert Ransom; Projection - Robert Ransom read more...

Tue 10th January 2017 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Robert Raywood: 'Economics, Politics and Markets - the dawn of a new era'; Host - John Holroyd; Cashier - John Parry; Reception - John Mott; Equipment - Robert Ransom; Projection - James Taylor read more...

Tue 10th January 2017 - Monthly Breakfast Meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Anthony Nix read more...

Tue 27th December 2016 - No meeting

No meeting during the Christmas break

Tue 20th December 2016 - No meeting

No meeting during the Christmas break

Tue 13th December 2016 - Christmas Lunch at the Gonville Hotel

Host - Colin Greenhalgh; Cashier - John Parry; Reception - Graham Sanderson, Jeremy Waller, Sally Stewart, Jim Stewart, John Martin, James Taylor; Equipment - Julie Hogg; Projection - Anne St Ives read more...

Thu 8th December 2016 Cambridge Rotary"™s Christmas Concert in Great St Mary"™s Church, Cambridge

Please join us in Great St Mary"™s Church for the Christmas concert of Music Sacred and Secular from a selection of school and youth choirs in aid of Arthur Rank Hospice and the Cambridge Churches Homeless Project - click "˜read more"¦"™ for details read more...

Tue 6th December 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Francesco at work Francesco Genovese 'Aromi, a slice of Sicilian Life in the heart of Cambridge' - Host - Colin Smith; Cashier - Rob Ransom; Reception - David Ball; Equipment - David Spreadbury; Projection - Nigel Neville read more...

Tue 6th December 2016 - Administration Committee meeting

Tue 6th December 2016 - Monthly Breakfast at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Philip James

Mon 5th December 2016 - Fri 9th December 2016 Christmas Tree Festival at Gt St Mary's Church

In aid of Arthur Rank Hospice and the Churches Homeless Project for overnight accommodation

Tue 29th November 2016 - Evening meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Natasha Devon Natasha Devon 'Modern Culture, the Teenage Brain and why the Government Must Try Harder' - Host - John Barrett; Cashier - Alan Freeman; Reception - Tony O'Mara; Equipment - Robert Burgin; Projection - Jo Chan read more...

Tue 22nd November 2016 - Lunch (frugal) and SGM meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Business meeting. Host - John Grieve; Cashier - Dee Hutley; Reception - John Mott; Equipment - Rosemary Turner; Projection - Robert Ransom read more...

Wed 16th November 2016 - Children in Need Collection

Pudsey Children in Need Collection in the Market Square in front of the Guildhall. Members needed to come and shake a bucket.

All please come and give freely. read more...

Tue 15th November 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

 Hannah Murphy with elephant. Photographer Moritz Muschick Dr Hannah Mumby 'The Lure of Elephants' - Host - Suzanne Sutton; Cashier - Jim Stewart; Reception - Sally Stewart; Equipment - Mona Forsberg; Projection - Morris Chudleigh read more...

Tue 8th November 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Front Room in the David Parr house Tamsin Wimhurst 'The David Parr House - a Cambridge Hidden Gem' - Host - Sylvia Pryer; Cashier - Maria Xuereb; Reception - Francis Hookham; Equipment - John Holroyd; Projection - Graeme Minto read more...

Tue 8th November 2016 - Monthly Breakfast at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Anthony Nix

Tue 1st November 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Glenn Collinson Glenn Collinson 'Cranfield MBA to Cambridge Silicon Radio' - Host - Francis Hookham; Cashier - John Parry; Reception - Edward Coe; Equipment - David Spreadbury; Projection - Morris Chudleigh read more...

Mon 31st October 2016 - Wed 2nd November 2016 Visit to the Rotary Club of Helderberg Sunrise

With visits to the schools we are supporting in the Literacy and Numeracy Projects and also a visit to The Mandela Museum and Robben Island

Tue 25th October 2016 - Charter Night Guest Evening at the Gonville Hotel

Host - John Martin; Cashier - Alan Freeman; Reception - Mona Forsberg, Robert Burgin, Maria Xuereb, Sue Benchley, John Mott, James Taylor; Equipment - Dee Hutley; Projection - Anne St Ives read more...

Tue 18th October 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Cuckoo egg bottom right Professor Nick Davies 'Cuckoo - Cheat by Nature" - Host - Charles Fraser; Cashier - Graeme Minto; Reception - Suzanne Sutton; Equipment - Tony O'Mara; Projection - Nigel Neville read more...

Tue 11th October 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Speaker Ian Hosking Ian Hosking 'Designing Tomorrow for Engineers' - Host - Edward Thackray; Cashier - Paul Henry; Reception - John Martin; Equipment - John Grieve; Projection - Graeme Minto read more...

Tue 11th October 2016 - Administration Committee continued from last week

Committee meeting to be held at the Gonville Hotel

Tue 11th October 2016 - Monthly Breakfast at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Jeremy Waller

Tue 4th October 2016 - Lunch (frugal) and Business meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Business meeting. Host - Edward Thackray; Cashier - Rudolf Hanka; Reception - John Barrett; Equipment - Patsy Glazebrook; Projection - Jo Chan read more...

Tue 4th October 2016 - Administration Committee

Committee meeting to be held at the Gonville Hotel

Tue 27th September 2016 - Evening meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Tony & Gill Parker - "Policing: Dixon to Line of Duty"
(see 'read more...' for more!)
Host - Colin Smith; Cashier - Joshua Vanneck; Reception - Rosemary Turner; Equipment - David Ball; Projection - Morris Chudleigh read more...

Mon 26th September 2016 - 7.15 for 7.30pm - Auction of Promises for Syrian Children and Families.

Auction to be held in the Hall of St John"™s College, Cambridge
Please put the auction in your diary and click 'read more...' for a link to the promises read more...

Tue 20th September 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Tim Breitmeyer - "Standing Up For Rural Business"
Host - David Ball; Cashier - Suzanne Sutton; Reception - Jean Millar; Equipment - John Holroyd; Projection - Morris Chudleigh read more...

Tue 13th September 2016 - Lunch and Business meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Business meeting with Speaker
John Holroyd 'The World's Best Bargain'
Host - John Mott; Cashier - Graeme Minto; Reception - Edward Coe; Equipment - Chris Senior; Projection - Graeme Minto read more...

Tue 13th September 2016 - Monthly Breakfast at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Charles Fraser

Sun 11th September 2016 - Bridge the Gap

A walk round Cambridge Colleges for all to enjoy
Click 'read more...' to see full details and register read more...

Tue 6th September 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Maria Xuereb - "My job"
Host - Maria Xuereb; Cashier - Joshua Vanneck; Reception - David Spreadbury; Equipment - Julie Hogg; Projection - Jo Chan read more...

Sat 3rd September 2016 - Sat 10th September 2016 RYLA - Rotary Youth Leadership Award

RYLA is a Rotary program to encourage the development of young people (age 18 "“ 26) as future community and business leaders - see 'read more...' read more...

Tue 30th August 2016 - Evening meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Stephen Matthews - "How to Manage Your Bank"
Host - John Martin; Cashier - Alan Freeman; Reception - Mona Forsberg; Equipment - Sue Brenchley; Projection - Robert Ransom read more...

Tue 23rd August 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

James Taylor - "My job"
Host - John Holroyd; Cashier - John Grieve; Reception - Jeremy Waller; Equipment - Edward Thackray; Projection - Anne St Ives read more...

Tue 23rd August 2016 - Auction of Promises Hosting Group at the Gonville

Suzanne welcome all members

Tue 16th August 2016 - Lunch and Business meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Business meeting
Host - John Holroyd; Cashier - Paul Henry; Reception - David Ball; Equipment - John Barrett; Projection - Nigel Neville
read more...

Tue 9th August 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Professor Norman Freeman - "How to Draw a Biscuit....If You Have To"
Host - Sue Brenchley; Cashier - Joshua Vanneck; Reception - Francis Hookham; Equipment - Patsy Glazebrook; Projection - Robert Ransom read more...

Tue 9th August 2016 - Monthly Breakfast at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Charles Fraser

Tue 2nd August 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

David Swain - "Shelterboxes". Julia Goulding - "Mill Road Past and Present". Host - Colin Greenhalgh; Cashier - Philip James; Reception - Jenny Shaw; Equipment - John Holroyd; Projection - Jo Chan read more...

Tue 26th July 2016 - Evening meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Lestor Lloyd-Reason - "The Power of Yes"
Host - Julie Hogg; Cashier - Alan Freeman; Reception - Robert Burgin; Equipment - Rosemary Turner; Projection - Rob Ransom read more...

Tue 19th July 2016 - Lunch (frugal) and Business meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Business meeting
Host - John Mott; Cashier - Joshua Vanneck; Reception - Tony O'Mara; Equipment - John Martin; Projection - Anne St Ives read more...

Tue 12th July 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Piers Burton-Page - "Josef Haydn - dead or alive"
Host - Sally Stewart; Cashier - John Parry; Reception - Jim Stewart; Equipment - Edward Thackray; Projection - Nigel Neville read more...

Tue 12th July 2016 - Monthly Breakfast at the Gonville Hotel

Cashier - Anthony Nix

Tue 5th July 2016 - Lunch meeting at the Gonville Hotel

Mike Petty - "The Future of Cambridgeshire's Past"
Host - David Ball; Cashier - Paul Henry; Reception - Jeremy Waller; Equipment - Suzanne Sutton; Projection - Morris Chudleigh read more...
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