Completed meetings and events 2016-2017

Thu 29th June 2017 Meeting with Wiltshire Portage

Kim Hannay-Young and Allison. Rotarian Allison presented a cheque for £400 to Kim Hannay-Young, manager of Wiltshire Portage which is a charity offering home education to pre-school children and their families with additional needs. read more...

Wed 28th June 2017 Evening Meeting

June 28th is club assembly evening - Rotarians only.
7.15 pm for 7.45 pm.
Guest Asst. D G Howard Small read more...

Mon 26th June 2017 Club Council

Wed 21st June 2017 Club Member's Job Talk

John Wallis John's talk was very interesting, taking us through many decades.

Wed 21st June 2017 Club Meeting with a new Rotary member

Mark, Linda and President Frank. Linda is now a Rotarian.

Wed 14th June 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

£200 for the Carnival.

Wed 14th June 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Mum and Son £200 for the Carnival.

Wed 7th June 2017 Business Meeting

Wed 31st May 2017 Evening Meeting with partners and guests

Wed 31st May 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Nick Gibbs read more...

Wed 24th May 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Mon 22nd May 2017 Club Council

Wed 17th May 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Sat 13th May 2017 President's Dinner

President Frank gives his after dinner speech The President's Dinner at De Vere Alexandra House. read more...

Wed 10th May 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Sun 7th May 2017 Rotary Car Boot Sale on Sunday 7th May 2017

Car Boot Logo Car Boot Sale on 7th May. read more...

Wed 3rd May 2017 Business Meeting

Wed 26th April 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Councillor Allison, Colonel Ed Heal and President Frank Morton. Colonel Ed Heal spoke to the club about REME and the Defence College of Technical Training at Lyneham. read more...

Mon 24th April 2017 Club Council

Wed 19th April 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Wed 12th April 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Cliff Puffett and Sarah Howes from Horizons College came to us with some help for a minibus. A minibus would be used for those with a learning and or physical disability between 16 and 25 years old. read more...

Thu 6th April 2017 - Fri 7th April 2017 Junior Schools Quiz 2017

An inter-schools competition organised by the Rotary club was held on 6th April at Marsh Farm Hotel. read more...

Wed 5th April 2017 Business Meeting

Wed 29th March 2017 Lunchtime Meeting presentation for Hope for Tomorrow

President Frank and Diane Diver The Club was very pleased to donate £1,250 for the charity Hope For Tomorrow.

Wed 29th March 2017 Lunchtime Meeting with speakers

A donation of £1,000 for Wiltshire Ambulance Our guests from the Wiltshire Air Ambulance were Valerie Whistler (a Partnership Coordinator) and Louise Cox (a Critical Care Paramedic).

Mon 27th March 2017 Club Council

Wed 22nd March 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Wed 15th March 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Our speaker, Bob Clarke. Among other things, Bob explained the timeline over many decades. read more...

Sun 12th March 2017 Metal Detectorists Rally 2017

The MDR was held at Manor Farm with access to many acres and different surfaces. read more...

Wed 8th March 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Fri 3rd March 2017 The 2017 District Young Writer competition

Lucy's certificate of success read more...

Wed 1st March 2017 Business Meeting

Thu 23rd February 2017 Presentation

A £500 donation for Carer Support Wiltshire. Rotarian Allison Bucknell presented a cheque for £500 to Carer Support Wiltshire towards their Time for Carers appeal.
http://carersinwiltshire.co.uk/ read more...

Wed 22nd February 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Mon 20th February 2017 Club Council

Wed 15th February 2017 Evening Meeting with partners and guests

Retired Airline Captain, Cyril Mannion, accepts a cheque for £100 on behalf of Wiltshire Air Ambulance from President Frank. The speaker took us on an exciting ride in the cockpit of a Boeing 777 flying from Mombai to London. read more...

Wed 8th February 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Wed 1st February 2017 Business Meeting

Mon 30th January 2017 Junior Youth Speaks Competition 2017

A public speaking competition at the Memorial Hall involving local schools. read more...

Wed 25th January 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Mon 23rd January 2017 Club Council

Wed 18th January 2017 Lunchtime Meeting: Hope for Tomorrow

Our speaker, Clemancy Rubenstein. Hope for Tomorrow was founded in 2003 to bring cancer treatment closer to home. read more...

Wed 11th January 2017 Lunchtime Meeting

Wed 4th January 2017 NO MEETING

Wed 28th December 2016 NO MEETING

Wed 21st December 2016 Lunchtime Meeting

Wed 14th December 2016 Lunchtime Meeting

Wed 7th December 2016 Special General Meeting

The Special General Meeting is when the officers of the club are confirmed/elected for the Rotary Year 2017 and the examined accounts for the year-end (30th June 2016) are approved.

Mon 5th December 2016 - Sat 24th December 2016 Santa Collections 2016

Santa's Sleigh was out and about from 5th December to 24th December. read more...

Thu 1st December 2016 RWB Community Cinema

EDDIE THE EAGLE
Certificate 12A
102 mins
Comedy read more...

Wed 30th November 2016 Evening Meeting with partners and guests

Mon 28th November 2016 Club Council

Wed 23rd November 2016 Lunchtime Meeting

Wed 16th November 2016 Lunchtime Meeting

Jane Selman Our speaker explained the roles and functions carried out by the Carers for Wiltshire. read more...

Wed 9th November 2016 Lunchtime Meeting with speaker

Our speaker, Keith. Keith outlined how our club first heard about Calabash (some decades ago) and moved on to the most recent information. His final message was to promote "easyfunding" - an organisation which can help you to collect free donations. See the link below. read more...

Thu 3rd November 2016 - RWB Community Cinema

OUR KIND OF TRAITOR
A couple find themselves lured into a Russian oligarch's plans to defect and are placed between the Russian Mafia and the British Secret Service - neither of whom they can trust. read more...

Wed 2nd November 2016 Business Meeting (plus Man Shed in RWB)

John receives another cheque to help with the establishment of a "Man's Shed" in Royal Wootton Bassett and District.

Mon 24th October 2016 Club Council

Mon 24th October 2016 - Fri 28th October 2016 A week of lunchtime meetings

Sun 23rd October 2016 Charity Fun Run in Lydiard Park

The Charity Fun Run and the Monster March helps us to raise funds for 'Brighter Futures' - the GWH Radiotherapy Unit Appeal.
read more...

Wed 19th October 2016 Lunchtime Meeting

Wed 12th October 2016 Lunchtime Meeting

Jackie and Ray Our guests were Jackie and Ray who explained what they do in Uganda.

Thu 6th October 2016 - RWB Community Cinema

FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS read more...

Wed 5th October 2016 Business Meeting

Wed 28th September 2016 Evening Meeting with Partners

Simon Knighton In 2011, Simon achieved a long standing objective to climb Everest. read more...

Mon 26th September 2016 Club Council

Wed 21st September 2016 Lunchtime Meeting with District Governor

Governor and wife with Catherine, Allison & Frank.

Wed 14th September 2016 Lunchtime Meeting

Thu 8th September 2016 - RWB Community Cinema

GOLDEN YEARS read more...

Wed 7th September 2016 Business Meeting

Sun 4th September 2016 Rotary Car Boot Sale on Sunday 4th September 2016

Red Car Rotary Car Boot Sale - 1.00pm at Lower Hook Farm, Royal Wootton Bassett, SN4 8EF.
read more...

Wed 31st August 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - Australian Visitors

Chris & Josie with Cath

Wed 24th August 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - Speaker Beryl Clark

Beryl Cook Beryl Clark is the Director of Revive a Life. read more...

Mon 22nd August 2016 Club Council

Wed 17th August 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - Chris Paylor

Chris Paylor from the Rotary Club of RWB Town recalled a very serious traffic accident and his long journey to overcome his post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). read more...

Wed 10th August 2016 Lunchtime Meeting - Hope and Homes for Children

logo Hope and Homes for Children read more...

Sun 7th August 2016 Pig Roast at Lower Hook Farm

Guests in the delightful front garden of the house built in the 1700's. The Pig Roast raised more than £1,500 to help fund for the Wiltshire Life Education Centre (LEC). read more...

Wed 3rd August 2016 Business Meeting

Wed 27th July 2016 Evening Meeting with partners and guests

Meeting with partners and guests

Sun 24th July 2016 Rotary Car Boot Sale on Sunday 24th July 2016

Car Boot Sale Another Rotary Car Boot Sale at Lower Hook Farm.
CAR B0OT SALE - 1.00pm - at Lower Hook Farm, Royal Wootton Bassett, SN4 8EF.
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Wed 13th July 2016 Lunchtime Meeting with speaker, Dee Freeston

Dee after her talk Following a huge earthquake which destroyed the nearly all the village"™s houses, Dee has made four trips to Nepal. She and her team have helped to rebuild the village school. Our larger audience was impressed with Dee"™s tenacity.

Sat 9th July 2016 Charity Lunch & Auction

Guest Speaker: RORY BREMNER

Wed 6th July 2016 Lunchtime Meeting with handover for 2016-17

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