Completed meetings and events 2016-2017

Mon 26th June 2017 Handover Meeting with Partners, 6.45 for 7pm

President's Handover

Sun 25th June 2017 President David Collett's End-Of-Year BBQ (Members and partners only)

At the Bakers Arms in Badbury, 1.00pm read more...

Mon 19th June 2017 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Andrew Steele from the Mission Aviation Fellowship read more...

Mon 12th June 2017 Business Meeting (members only), 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Assembly

Mon 5th June 2017 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Mike McConville of FOAG read more...

Fri 2nd June 2017 Rotary Club of La Fleche

President Jerome Pierres with President David. Some 14 members of the Rotary Club of La Fleche in France, with their partners, were in the Blunsdon House Hotel, staying for one night whilst on a journey from La Fleche to Leominster. read more...

Mon 22nd May 2017 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Council

Mon 15th May 2017 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: from Swindon & District Headway, brain injury charity read more...

Mon 8th May 2017 Committees Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

First meeting of the 2017/2018 Committees read more...

Mon 24th April 2017 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Council

Sun 23rd April 2017 Grand Charity Swimathon

Highworth Recreation Centre, The Elms, Highworth, SN6 7DD read more...

Mon 10th April 2017 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Annual General Meeting

Sat 8th April 2017 £2,000 raised at a Night at the Dogs

Blunsdon Abbey Stadium read more...

Mon 3rd April 2017 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Dr Ian Matheson, Friends of Angel's Orphanage read more...

Mon 27th March 2017 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Martin Preston, University of the Third Age read more...

Sat 25th March 2017 Fireside Suppers - 25th March 2017

A popular social event for members of the Rotary Club and their partners to either be hosts in their own home or guests in another's. read more...

Mon 20th March 2017 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Council

Mon 13th March 2017 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Rotarian Peter Hinton, Rocky Mountain State

Fri 10th March 2017 Horse Racing on screen with a fish and chip supper

Liddington Village Hall, Liddington, Swindon read more...

Mon 6th March 2017 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Hugo Pike OBE, Director of Operations, Water Survival Box read more...

Mon 27th February 2017 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Council

Sat 25th February 2017 Swindon Pegasus Brass Band Concert raises £600 for SHELTERBOX

A concert given by Swindon Pegasus Brass for the Rotary Club in Highworth Parish Church read more...

Tue 21st February 2017 District Skittles - 21st February 2017

Round 1 match against Swindon Phoenix Rotary Club read more...

Mon 20th February 2017 Special Guest Meeting with a Speaker, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Nicola Bennett, a Prospect Hospice ambassador

Mon 13th February 2017 Committees Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Committees Business

Fri 10th February 2017 Charity Quiz raises £873 for BRIGHTER FUTURES Appeal

Organised jointly by the Rotary Club and the Inner Wheel Club of North Wiltshire to raise funds for BRIGHTER FUTURES read more...

Mon 6th February 2017 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Robert Pritchard, Community Liaison Officer and Smart Metering, Scottish & Southern Electricity

Sun 5th February 2017 Swindon Young Musicians Competition

Junior Section competitors 2016 The Swindon Young Musician of the Year Competition has been organised by the Rotary Club of Swindon North on an annual basis since 1997 read more...

Mon 30th January 2017 Speaker Meeting with Partners, 6.45 for 7pm

Speaker: Michael Gray, the history of Swindon Town Hall

Thu 26th January 2017 District 1100 (Swindon Area) Meeting

Business meeting for the District 1100 Clubs in the Swindon Area at 7pm

Mon 23rd January 2017 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Council

Wed 18th January 2017 District Quiz - 18th January 2017

Round 2 - Swindon North finish 2nd, 16 points behind Swindon Rotary Club read more...

Mon 16th January 2017 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Speaker: Terry Williams

Sun 15th January 2017 Post Christmas Lunch and Social -15th January 2017

Lunch and a fun quiz for members and their partners

Mon 9th January 2017 Committees Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Committees Business

Mon 19th December 2016 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Special General Meeting

Mon 12th December 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Louise Bird CFRE, Director of Fundraising, Youth Adventure Trust read more...

Mon 5th December 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: George Maxwell, the Club's RYLA candidate

Mon 28th November 2016 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Council

Thu 24th November 2016 District Quiz - 24th November 2016

Round 1 - Swindon North beat Cirencester Rotary Club by 8 points read more...

Tue 22nd November 2016 District Skittles 22nd November 2016

Round 1 match versus Marlborough Rotary Club. (The 2 teams are pictured above, plus John Goodearl who was behind the camera) read more...

Mon 21st November 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Rtn Robin Elliott, My Job Talk

Mon 14th November 2016 Club Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Members are invited to share notable experiences they've had in their lives

Fri 11th November 2016 50th Anniversary Charter Dinner

The Pear Tree at Purton read more...

Mon 7th November 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: SVP Mike Helyer with a "head-scratching" quiz

Mon 31st October 2016 Speaker Meeting with Partners, 6.45 for 7pm

Speaker: Joy Lofthouse, Spitfire Pilot and one of only 164 women who were allowed into the Air Transport Auxiliary during World War Two. read more...

Mon 24th October 2016 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Council

Mon 17th October 2016 Guest Evening and Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Kathy Hobson, 50 years of singing

Mon 10th October 2016 Committees Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Committee Business

Mon 3rd October 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Rotarian Alan Fletcher, speaking about the Club's weekend away

Fri 30th September 2016 - Sun 2nd October 2016 Members & Partners Weekend Away, 30th September 2016

Milestones Museum Basingstoke 2 nights at the Premier Inn, Basingstoke and visit the Milestones Museum read more...

Mon 26th September 2016 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Council

Mon 19th September 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Rtn Tim Mitchell PHF (Rotary Club of Bristol) District 1100 International Service Chairman

Mon 12th September 2016 Presentation of funds, Meeting 6.15 for 6.30pm

Presentation of cheques to Swindon Downs Support Group and Swindon Dolphins (from the Swimathon) and Inner Flame (from the Charity Golf Day)

Mon 5th September 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Rotarian John Goodearl, subject "Tales of makes-ups"

Mon 22nd August 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: TBA

Mon 15th August 2016 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Council

Mon 8th August 2016 Fellowship Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Fellowship, no speaker

Sat 6th August 2016 Crazy For You at The Watermill Theatre, Bagnor

Music and Lyrics by George and Ira Gershwin.
Presented by The Watermill Theatre in association with Jamie Wilson and starring Tom Chambers read more...

Mon 1st August 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Margaret Fisher, the trials and tribulations of running a village shop read more...

Mon 25th July 2016 Business Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Club Council

Mon 18th July 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: Brigadier Charlie Herbert of Cranfield University, Subject Operation Grit Lock read more...

Mon 11th July 2016 Committees Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Committee Business

Mon 4th July 2016 Speaker Meeting, 6.15 for 6.30pm

Speaker: George Maxwell, the Club's Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Candidate read more...

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