Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Wed 27th June 2018 Robins Rotary Ramble Approx 2hours Start 17-30pm at Newton Church

Assemble at 17-30 for 17-45 pm at Newton Church,
Beales Fish and Chips at 1900hrs

Mon 25th June 2018 Breakfast Meeting - CLUB ASSEMBLY

Mon 18th June 2018 Luncheon Meeting

Wed 13th June 2018 Fishing for the Disabled at Seven Oaks Ystradowen BYRON MORGAN CUP

Heronsbridge School,Pencoed School,Ysgol Bryn Castell,Bridgend Resource Centre.
Contact Edgar Burt 01656 667855

Tue 12th June 2018 Council at Laleston Church Hall 6-30pm followed by refreshment at the Mackworth at 7-30pm

Last Club Council meeting for 2017/18 Rotary Year.

Old and new committee's meet at the Laleston Church Hall.

Mon 11th June 2018 11th Jun 2018 8:00 - Breakfast Meeting Guest Speaker Allison Rowlands "TANZANIA- Malaria Nets/ REMIT" First Hand Report from Allison following her recent visit to Tanzania

Update on REMIT from Allison

Mon 11th June 2018 Breakfast Meeting Guest Speaker Allison Rowlands "TANZANIA- Malaria Nets/ REMIT" First Hand Report from Allison following her recent visit to Tanzania

Sun 10th June 2018 Human Race Cycle Event in Wales. The manning of two feed stations in the Brecon area

Precise times and locations to be confirmed

Mon 4th June 2018 Dinner Meeting Guest Speaker Dr Rhian Morgan PhD Education and Engagement Officer at Cardiff University

Presentation on DNA and Forensic Science

Wed 30th May 2018 Robins Rotary Ramble Approx 4 hrs PEN Y FAN Leave Laleston at 07-30 hrs

Pen Y Fan ramble from the Storey Arms. Approx 4 miles
(4hours) with some steep ascents and descents.
Don't forget your packed lunch to eat at the summit

Tue 29th May 2018 Club Service Committee Meeting at the home of Hopkin

Plans for Presidents Changeover Dinner plus other future events

Mon 28th May 2018 Breakfast Meeting - NO MEETING

Fri 25th May 2018 Tinnitus Musical Evening at The Heronston Hotel

Group of Medical Personnel provide the musical entertainment

Tue 22nd May 2018 Council at Heronston Hotel

Mon 21st May 2018 Luncheon Meeting

Wed 16th May 2018 Junior Schools Quiz to be held at Litchard Junior School

Wed 16th May 2018 Fishing for the Disabled at Seven Oaks Ystradowen

Valley Gateway-Sarn,Cwm Calon-Maesteg,Pyle and Porthcawl Life Centre.
Contact Edgar Burt 01656 667855

Mon 14th May 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Mon 7th May 2018 Dinner Meeting - NO MEETING

Mon 30th April 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Breakfast Meeting

Wed 25th April 2018 Robins Rotary Ramble Approx 2hrs 30 mins

Meet outside Mowdlam Church next to the Angel Public House.Refreshments at the Angel Pub or Grove Golf Club at 1-15 pm

Mon 23rd April 2018 Breakfast Meeting - AGM TO RECEIVE ANNUAL REPORTS FROM COUNCIL AND COMMITTEES, ELECT/ RE- ELECT HON MEMBERS,ELECT SIX MEMBERS TO COUNCIL,APPOINT AUDITORS, ELECT REPS AND SUBS TO DISTRICT COUNCIL.

Wed 18th April 2018 Fishing for the Disabled at Seven Oaks Ystradowen

Heronsbridge School,Pencoed School,Ysgol Bryn Castell,Bridgend Resource Centre.
Contact Edgar Burt 01656-667855

Tue 17th April 2018 Council at Heronston Hotel

Mon 16th April 2018 Luncheon Meeting

Mon 16th April 2018 Guest Speaker at Lunch Time meeting.Mr Ron Jones a centenarian

Mr Ron Jones is the last Welsh survivor of the Death March in Poland in 1945

Mon 9th April 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Mon 2nd April 2018 Dinner Meeting - NO MEETING

Wed 28th March 2018 Fishing for the Disabled at Seven Oaks Ystradowen

Valley Gateway-Sarn,Cwm Calon-Maesteg,Pyle and Porthcawl Life Centre.
Contact Edgar Burt 01656 667855

Wed 28th March 2018 Robins Rotary Ramble Approx 2hours

Meet at the car park opposite The Fox and Hounds St Brides at 10-30am.
Refreshments at The Farmers Arms at 1-00 pm.

Mon 26th March 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Sun 25th March 2018 Heronsbridge School / Penybont F.C. Football Competition for the Disabled.To be held at Penybont F.C. Bryntirion / Llangewydd Rd.Bridgend.

Competition arranged to support the Heronsbridge Schools contribution to R.E.M.I.T.( Rotary Eliminating Malaria In Tanzania )

Tue 20th March 2018 Council at Heronston Hotel

Mon 19th March 2018 Luncheon Meeting

Wed 14th March 2018 Junior Youth Speaks to be held at Croesty School Pencoed

Adjudicators-AnneMarie Curtis,Felicity Ladbrooke and Sue Cassidy.

Mon 12th March 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Mon 5th March 2018 - Fri 6th October 2017 Dinner Meeting - INTERNATIONAL EVENING Guest Speaker Jon Townley Head of Wales Development Officer and the Wales for Africa team at Welsh Government.

Mon 5th March 2018 Dinner Meeting - INTERNATIONAL EVENING Guest Speaker Jon Townley Head of International Development and the Wales for Africa team at Welsh Government

Sun 4th March 2018 Youth Speaks District Final in King Henry VII School Abergavenny

The Intermediate Team from Bryntirion School will participate as a result of winning the Area 7 Final Competition.

Fri 2nd March 2018 10K RUN FOR ROTARIANS ELIMINATING MALARIA IN TANZANIA

This will take place at Halo Bridgend Life Centre,Angel St on 2nd March 2018 between 2pm and 4pm. read more...

Wed 28th February 2018 Robins Rotary Ramble Approx 2hours

Meet at Bedford Park Car Park.Take B4281 Aberkenfig to Pyle Road turning off in Cefn Cribwr (BROWN Signage downhill to car park.

Mon 26th February 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Thu 22nd February 2018 CLUB COUNCIL MEETING replacing Tuesday 20th Feb

CLUB COUNCIL Thursday meeting

Tue 20th February 2018 - Tue 18th July 2017 Council at Heronston Hotel MEETING CANCELLED See 22nd Feb

Mon 19th February 2018 Luncheon Meeting

Thu 15th February 2018 Valentines Dinner at Seasons Restaurant Bridgend College

Valentines Dinner Menu Maximum of forty diners. Menu available from early Jan 2018.

Mon 12th February 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Mon 5th February 2018 Dinner Meeting Guest Speaker Carla Hughes Bridge FM Radio

Mon 29th January 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Breakfast Meeting

Mon 22nd January 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Thu 18th January 2018 CLUB COUNCIL MEETING replacing 16th Jan meeting

Thursday meeting

Tue 16th January 2018 Council at Heronston Hotel MEETING CANCELLED See 18th Jan

Mon 15th January 2018 Luncheon Meeting

Mon 8th January 2018 Breakfast Meeting

Mon 1st January 2018 NO MEETING

Mon 25th December 2017 NO MEETING

Sat 23rd December 2017 TESCO BREWERY LANE ROTARY CHRISTMAS COLLECTION

Annual Christmas Collection for Local Charities

Fri 22nd December 2017 TESCO BREWERY LANE ROTARY CHRISTMAS COLLECTION

Annual Christmas Collection for Local Charities

Thu 21st December 2017 TESCO BREWERY LANE ROTARY CHRISTMAS COLLECTION

Annual Christmas Collection for Local Charities

Tue 19th December 2017 Council at Heronston Hotel MEETING CANCELLED

Mon 18th December 2017 BREAKFAST MEETING NOT A LUNCH MEETING DAVID YEOMANS CHRISTMAS MESSAGE

Sun 17th December 2017 TESCO COWBRIDGE RD ROTARY CHRISTMAS COLLECTION

Annual Christmas Collection for Local Charities

Sat 16th December 2017 TESCO COWBRIDGE RD ROTARY CHRISTMAS COLLECTION

Annual Christmas Collection for Local Charities

Fri 15th December 2017 Singing Santas Annual tour of Bridgend and District

Tour of local restaurants and hotels entertaining customers.
Participants meet at the Heronston Hotel at 7-15pm

Fri 15th December 2017 TESCO COWBRIDGE RD ROTARY CHRISTMAS COLLECTION

Annual Christmas Collection for Local Charities

Tue 12th December 2017 Rotary Christmas Carol Service St David's Laleston

Annual Rotary Christmas Carol Service to be held at St David's Church Laleston.
Maes-yr-Haul Primary School Choir will be in attendance

Mon 11th December 2017 CHRISTMAS DINNER MEETING NOT A BREAKFAST MEETING

Sun 10th December 2017 SAINSBURY'S ROTARY CHRISTMAS COLLECTION

Annual Christmas Collection for Local Charities

Fri 8th December 2017 SAINSBURY'S ROTARY CHRISTMAS COLLECTION

Annual Christmas Collection for Local Charities

Thu 7th December 2017 SAINSBURY'S ROTARY CHRISTMAS COLLECTION

Annual Christmas Collection for Local Charities

Mon 4th December 2017 Breakfast Meeting NOT A DINNER MEETING SPECIAL MEETING TO ELECT PRESIDENT FOR 2019/20, PE,PN,SEC,TREAS,VOTING DELEGATES AND DEPUTIES TO CONFERENCE.

Mon 27th November 2017 Breakfast Meeting - SPECIAL MEETING TO RECEIVE AND APPROVE ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEAR ENDING 30th JUNE 2017

Tue 21st November 2017 Council at Heronston Hotel

Mon 20th November 2017 Luncheon Meeting

Wed 15th November 2017 Senior Youth Speaks Competition at Bryntirion Comprehensive School

Bryntirion Comprehensive School
Main entrance door up to first floor reception.
Six teams expected to participate.

Mon 13th November 2017 Breakfast Meeting

Sun 12th November 2017 Bridgend Remembrance Day Parade

Dignatories meet at the Town Council Carnegie House prior to a parade of the town.

Mon 6th November 2017 Dinner Meeting - FOUNDATION EVENING Guest Speaker JJ Williams, His Charity Work and his Rugby Career.

Mon 30th October 2017 Breakfast Meeting

Breakfast Meeting

Mon 23rd October 2017 Breakfast Meeting - SPECIAL MEETING TO NOMINATE DISTRICT COUNCIL OFFICERS

Thu 19th October 2017 South Wales Special Schools 7 A-SIDE TOURNAMENT AT HERONSBRIDGE SCHOOL

Football Competition between Special Schools in the Bridgend Area, Sponsored by Derek Gaynor.
Medallions to be presented by the Mayor of Bridgend County Borough

Tue 17th October 2017 Council at Heronston Hotel

Mon 16th October 2017 Luncheon Meeting

Wed 11th October 2017 Fishing for the Disabled. Held at Seven Oaks Ystradowen CANCELLED

Teams Valley Gateway Sarn,Cwm Calon Maesteg,Pyle and Porthcawl Life Centre and Bridgend Resource Centre.
Further info Edgar Burt 01656 667855.

Mon 9th October 2017 Breakfast Meeting

Mon 2nd October 2017 Dinner Meeting Guest Speaker Rtn Brian Stoyel Chairman and Founder of REMIT (Rotarians Eliminating MALARIA in TANZANIA)

RIBI President 2003/04 Brian Stoyel.

Mon 2nd October 2017 Dinner Meeting Guest Speaker Rtn Brian Stoyel Chairman and Founder of REMIT (Rotarians Eliminating MALARIA in TANZANIA)

Brian was also RIBI President in 2003-04.

Mon 25th September 2017 Breakfast Meeting "THE YEAR AHEAD" District Governor Official Visit.

Official visit of District Governor Maggie Hughes.

Sun 24th September 2017 Elvis Festival Concert at Porthcawl

Several Rotary members and partners are attending the concert at Porthcawl Pavilion.

Wed 20th September 2017 Fishing for the Disabled. Held at Seven Oaks Ystradowen CANCELLED

Teams Heronsbridge School,Ysgol Bryn Castel and Pencoed School Comp Special Unit.
Further info Edgar Burt 01656 667855.
CANCELLED

Tue 19th September 2017 Council at Heronston Hotel

Mon 18th September 2017 Luncheon Meeting

Mon 11th September 2017 District Quiz First round versus Neath. To be held at The Castle Hotel Neath

The Rotary Club of Neath have arranged a meal at £11-50 per head. Please notify Hopkin Joseph by 1700hrs on Wed 6th Sept your requirements.

Mon 11th September 2017 Breakfast Meeting

Sat 9th September 2017 KIDS OUT Joint collection by the Rotary Clubs of Bridgend,Maesteg and Porthcawl at Sainsburys store.

Collection for next years KIDS OUT day.
Rotary members needed throughout the day.

Mon 4th September 2017 Dinner Meeting Guest Speaker Rotarian John Ward

Mon 4th September 2017 Special Guest Speaker Rotarian John Ward

Next Monday September 4th John Ward will be speaking on 'South Pacific - Vanuata'. This surely will be an ' enchanted evening ' with much ' happy talk'
Please come along and guests will be very welcome.
Best regards

Allan Jones

Wed 30th August 2017 Hopkins Rotary Ramble from the eastern slopes of Mynydd y Gaer.

The August Ramble will be on Wed 30th August . It will be from the eastern slopes of Mynydd y Gaer eastwards towards Mynydd Hugh along parts of the Ogwr Ridgeway walk to the site of St Peters Church ( with two legends associated with King Arthur)

Mon 28th August 2017 Breakfast Meeting

Tue 22nd August 2017 Council at Heronston Hotel

Mon 21st August 2017 Luncheon Meeting

Wed 16th August 2017 Fishing CANCELLED

Teams Valley Gateway Sarn,Cwm Calon Maesteg,Pyle and Porthcawl Life Centre and Bridgend Resource Centre.
Further info Edgar Burt 01656 667855

Mon 14th August 2017 Breakfast Business Meeting.

Business Meeting

Mon 7th August 2017 Dinner Meeting Presentation by Dr Graham Hapgood on MALARIA

Guest Speaker Mr Mel James
Schools Cross Country organiser.
also
Presentation of the Harvey Palmer Trophy for 2017

Fri 4th August 2017 CLUB SERVICE MEETING @ the home of Hopkin Joseph

Monthly meeting

Mon 31st July 2017 Breakfast Meeting

Breakfast Meeting

Sat 29th July 2017 Annual Garden Party at WELL HOUSE FARM PENCOED 2-30pm

Garden Party at the home of Gwyn Thomas

Fri 28th July 2017 Garden Party preparation at Well House Farm

Members required to prepare for garden party

Mon 24th July 2017 Breakfast Meeting

Pencoed Interact Club to make a donation to Macmillan

Fri 21st July 2017 KIDS OUT Joint collection by the Rotary Clubs of Bridgend,Maesteg and Porthcawl at TESCO Cowbridge Rd..

Rotary members needed throughout the day to collect for next years KIDS OUT

Thu 20th July 2017 KIDS OUT Joint collection at TESCO Cowbridge Rd by the Rotary Clubs of Bridgend,Maesteg and Porthcawl.

Rotary members needed throughout the day to collect for next years KIDS OUT day.

Tue 18th July 2017 Club Council Meeting

Heronston Hotel Bridgend

Tue 18th July 2017 Hopkins Rotary Ramble will be from Blackmill to Mynnyd y Gaer Start time 10.45am in the Sheep Sales Car Park behind the pubs in Blackmill.

The July Ramble will be on Tuesday 18th July and will be from Blackmill to Mynydd y Gaer ( the location of the 6th Century Peace Conference) , in part through the ancient oak wood of Allt y Rhiw Meet at the car park on the "Sheep Sales Field"

Mon 17th July 2017 Luncheon Meeting

Wed 12th July 2017 Fishing for the Disabled. CANCELLED

Teams Valley Gateway Sarn,Cwm Calon Maesteg, Pyle and Porthcawl Life Centre and Bridgend Resource Centre.
Further info from Edgar Burt 01656 667855

Mon 10th July 2017 Breakfast Meeting

Tue 4th July 2017 94th ANNUAL BOWLS COMPETITION LLANDRINDOD WELLS

Triples Bowls Competition at Llandrindod Wells Bowling Club ,Rock Park commencing at 2-15.
Lunch at the Metropole Hotel at 12.00 for 12.30 at a cost of £13.50.

Mon 3rd July 2017 Dinner Meeting PRESIDENTS INSTALLATION BLACK TIE DINNER

New President for 2017/18 Wayne Morgan MBE

Mon 3rd July 2017 Installation of the new Rotary President Wayne Morgan M.B.E for 2017-18 Rotary Year. BLACK TIE EVENT

Handover evening meeting for President Bob Broughton to handover to Rotarian Wayne Morgan.
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