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Rotary Young Chef of the Year Competition


Invites local school children between the ages of 11 and 17 to take part in this National Competition to find the best Young Chef. This years local heat was won by Channice Marks from Kent College

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Trip on The Waverley Paddle Steamer


This was a great social outing for Club members, friends and family

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Cycle Ride to Apeldoorn in Holland


Our President Robert is making a cycle ride to our partner Rotary Club in Holland as part of his Presidents Challenge to raise funds for Demelza House Children's Charity

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PHF for Marian Ahern


The Club proudly presented Marian with her Paul Harris Fellowship award in the presence of her husband and daughter at todays meeting.

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Charity Golf Day Friday 8th SEptember 2017


In aid of Demelza Kent this year. Why not come along to Chestfield Golf Club for a great days golf and fellowship in support of this great Charity.

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Club Assembly & Handover Night


Nick handed over the President role to Robert Sissons for 2017/18

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Dutch visit to Chestfield


Apeldoorn et Loo our partner club in Holland visited us for an exchange weekend.

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Murder Mystery Evening


We had a great Murder Mystery Evening at The Walpole Bay Hotel raising over £600 for Charity

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Ten Pin Bowling with Dinner


A social evening at Ten Pin Bowling in Whitstable followed by Moroccan Dinner at The Alimo

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Chestfield Charity Food & Clothing Collections


Collection of Food and Clothing for Canterbury FoodBank and Catching Lives

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Charity Golf Day


Annual Charity Golf Day in support of Team Jo Epilepsy a local Charity working to support those suffering from Epilepsy and to aid early diagnosis and treatment.

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Walk 4 Water 2016


Local Primary Schools joining together to Walk 4 Water to support water & sanitation projects in Malawi

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Quex Park Proms Social event


A small group of Club members visited Quex Proms on 3rd July 2016

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ATLANTIC LIONS CHALLENGE FOR MS TRUST


Four young men, rowing across the Atlantic to raise funds for MS Trust

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Tools With A Mission - Collection Day


We will be collecting old tools etc for refurbishment and supply to developing countries to help locals start a trade and become self sufficient.

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Charity Spring Ball


Charity Spring Ball in aid of NSPCC

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Xmas Food and Clothing Collections


We are collecting food and clothing from residents in Chestfield for distribution to the needy and homeless at Christmas

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DG Ray Dixon visits RC of Chestfield


Visit of DG Ray Dixon

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Charity Quiz Night


Annual event to raise funds for our Charity Acount

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RC of Chestfield Handover Evening


This is when the outgoing Officers of the Club handover to the new team for the coming year.

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New Honorary Member David Bowley PHF


We were very proud to invite David to be an Honorary Member of RC of Chestfield

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John Transfers to RC of Hythe


One of our members moves to Hythe and transfers to RC of Hythe

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PHF Award for RC of Chestfield member Kathyryn Wilson


Kathy received her Paul Harris Fellowship Award at a special lunch meeting at Kent College where members of their Rotary Interact Club could also be involved.

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PHF Award to RC of Chestfield member Hilary Brian


Hilary received her PHF award during a visit to the UK by our Dutch Twin Club Apeldoorn et loo

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First new member of 2015/16


Wendy inducted her first new member into our Club at the Handover Meeting on 2nd JUly

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Gardening at Whit & Tank Hospital


One of our annual visits to tidy up gardens for patients and visitors

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RC of Apeldoorn visit


Our friends from our twin club in Holland came over to spend a weekend with us.

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RC of Canterbury Forest of Blean Country Sports Day


Organised by our fellow local Rotary Club we sent two teams in to see if we could win!

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Quex Park Proms


Members of RC of Chestfield spent a great evening at the Proms

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NEPAL EATHQUAKE APPEAL


Rotary Worldwide is supporting efforts of a wide range of Relief Organisations it has used before who have a proven track record of delivering resources fast and accurately to those in need.

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WALK 4 WATER 2015 - 20th March 2015


Over 100 children walked at Kent University Sport today with another 800 plus walking at School to support Walk 4 Water 2015

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London Marathon support for WAlk 4 Water 2015


Stephanie Bloor, Bursar at Swalecliffe CP School completed the London Marathon in support of Walk 4 water 2015 and to date has raised over �600 in sponsorship.

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Day Trip to France


A social outing for Club members and families.

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TWAM Collection


We were collecting tools for TWAM outside Stocks Hardware Shop in Whitstable between 9am and 4pm on Saturday 25th April 2015 and would like to thank everyone who donated for their support.

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New Members Induction 30th December 2014


Two new members inducted into Rotary Club of Chestfield at Christmas

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Elvis is Alive and in Tankerton on 8th July 2014!


The "King" came back for a special performance in aid of local Charity SNAAP.

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Tankerton Footbal Club Donation


We are extremely pleased to have been able to support Tankerton FC

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Christmas Food and Clothing Collections


Part of our annual activities around Christmas to collect Food and Clothing from homes in Chestfield that we distribute to those that need help over the Christmas period.

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10th Anniversary Charter Celebration Garden Party


RC of Chestfield celebrated their 10th Anniversary with a Garden Party on 4th May 2014, a great event made even better by the glorious weather on the day and the company of friends old and new and from overseas.

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District 1120 Conference - Coast 2 Coast Sportive


RC of Chestfield had a sand at Rotary District 1120 Conference in Bournemouth to promote its Coast 2 Coast Cyclo Sportive on 19th April 2015

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Shoe Box Collections - 1st November 2014


Help us collect even more shoe boxes this year to help bring a smile to families who need help abroad at Christmas

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National Lights Out Event to Commemorate start of WW1


RC of Chestfield are supporting this National event to remember those who gave so much in WW1 on the 100th Anniversary of the start of WW1

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2014 Charity Golf Day 12th Sept 2014


Our annual Charity Golf Day held at the great Chestfield Golf Club and this year our Main Sponsor is GS Joiner & Sons Ltd - long established local builder

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To Frack or not to Frack - That is the Question!


An evening meeting for Club Members and Guests at Chapman's Seafood Bar and Brasserie in Canterbury on 25th September 2014

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Charity Car Parking - Whitstable High Street


Charity Car Parking at Whitstable Junior School, just off Whitstable High Street - now enlarged for even more cars - suffers from threat of Hurricane Bertha!!.

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Kent Cancer Trust Presentation


Cheque presentation to Kent Cancer Trust

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Visit to Apeldoorn - Holland


Every other year we visit our Dutch sister Club in Holland and the following year they come over to us.

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Paul Harris Awards to Chestfield Club Members


Paul Harris Awards were presented to Jean & Andrew Martin for their outstanding contributions to Rotary and Community Projects

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RC of Chestfield Assembly and Handover Meeting


This is our Year End handover from current to next years President and his team to run the Club for the next year

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Walk 4 Water 2014 - 21st March 2014


Our 4th year supporting this great cause with help from local primary schools. Ten local schools took part with over 1200 children, our best year yet. Raising a fantastic £7700 - a great result.

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Blythswood Shoe Boxes 20th Anniversary


2013 saw Blythswood celebrating 20 years of support with its Shoe Box scheme that we are pleased to support each year

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Whitstable Lions Regatta on Tankerton Slopes


RC of Chestfield were at the event over the weekend raising funds for its Charity Account and awareness of Shelter Box the humanitarian aid Charity working around the world based in UK.

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Charity Car Parking in Whitstable - Regatta Weekend


Charity Car Parking in Whitstable - Regatta Weekend

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Alligator adds bite to Rotary Polio Campaign


A big boost to Polio campaign by Alligator!

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Herne Bay Youth Football Club Tournament 8th June 2014


This annual event is supported this year by Canterbury Rotary Cluster Group.

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Know your Blood Pressure Day 2014


Chestfield Rotary Club held this event with the support of East Kent Strokes when they took on Charity Car Parking at Whitstable Junior School on same day. The proceeds of the Car Parking were split between Whitstable Junior School and East Kent Strokes s

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Philippines Disaster Appeal - Rotary in UK raises over £1Million


DONATE TODAY TO HELP US BRING HELP TO THOSE AFFECTED THROUGH THE SHELTERBOX ORGANISATION THAT IS ALREADY THERE HELPING THOSE IN NEED. A SHELTER BOX COSTS £590 SO WE WILL ACCUMULATE DONATIONS TO PURCHASE THEM.WE HAVE SENT FOUR BOXES SO FAR - THANK YOU

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Shelterbox Update December 2013


Shelterbox Newsletter update December 2013.

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Valentine Ball - Over £1000 raised for Food Bank Canterbury


Charity Fundraising Event - our annual Valentine Ball held at the newly refurbished Marine Hotel in Tankerton with all profits going to Food Bank Canterbury raised almost £1000.

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Ten Pin Bowling for fun


One of our regular Social events where we enjoy a good night out with each other and family members / guests, usually followed by a meal in Whitstable.

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9th November 2013 - Charity Quiz Night - in aid of Cruse Bereavement Care


Charity Fundraiser in aid of Cruse Bereavement Care - held at at All Saints Hall in South Street Whitstable - with great support we raised over £1000 for this great Charity.

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Christmas Collections


Rotary Club of Chestfield invited Father Christmas to help collect food and clothing for those in need over Christmas from homes in Chestfield

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Charity Fireworks at Mount Ephraim 2nd November 2013


This fantastic annual event raises funds for Dawes Community Association and other Village organisations - probably the best display you will see!

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Supermarket Collections - 5/6th October 2013


A big thank you to Sainsburys for allowing us to collect for our Charity Account outside the Chestfield Store.

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Charity Golf Day 20th September 2013


This years event is in aid of Canterbury Pilgrims Hospice and thanks to fantastic support raised just over £930.

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Pakistan Devastation Shelterbox Responce


We heard of this natural disaster through the press and Rotary network. A proposal was put forward by International Chairman Andrew Brealy to the club this morning (26th) which was approved unanimously and the Shelterbox was purchased.

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Sleepout at Canterbury Cathedral to aid of homeless in Canterbury


Our Sister Club Rotary Club of Canterbury Sunrise organised a C.E.O. Sleep Out on 20th Sept 2013 in aid of Catching Lives and Porchlight both Charities assisting the homeless in Canterbury raising over £24,000-00 for these deserving Charities.

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Gardening at Whitstable & Tankerton Hospital 21/9/13


Members carried out a big tidy up and spreading of bark (87 bags!) on gardens at Whitstable & Tankerton Hospital for "Friends" and of course patients and visitors.

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Shelterbox helps Syrian refugees


Rotary Club of Chestfield has just donated £1180-00 to Shelterbox for two shelterboxes in responce to its appeal for help to provide shelter and support for the refugees of the Syrian conflict - those who are badly effected and displaced.

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Dogs Trust Summer Open Day and Fun Dog Show 4th August 2013


Great result - The Dogs Trust raised £9300-00 plus and had a record 2200 attending (plus dogs!) A great result we were pleased to be associated with at the Dogs Trust Rehoming Centre between Whitstable and Canterbury.

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Herne & Broomfield Parish Fun Day 18th August 2013


Local community fete held in heart of Herne Village on playing fields - parking at Strode Park opposite.

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Whitstable Regatta


Fund raising and raising awareness of Rotary to public. Tankerton Slopes - overal event organised by Whitstable & Herne Bay Lions.

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Chestfield win RI Citation for 2012 - 13


RC of Chestfield win RI Citation for 2012 - 13

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Chestfield gets its first Defibrilator - July 2013


Members of RC of Chestfield today formally presented a Defibrilator to the Chestfield Community that it purchased in association with Chestfield Parish Council and was sited at Chestfield Golf Club due the support of Golf Club members.

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Club members enjoy a day out


"At the picturesque Eastwell Manor in Ashford, Wendy, Daphne and Yvette had 'high tea'.

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Charity Car Parking - 20th JUly 2013


"Chestfield Rotary Club held a charity car parking event on Saturday 20th July 2013 at Whitstable Junior School. Despite the overcast weather, the Club raised £473.81 in parking donations, £98.25 on the stall.

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Handover Meeting 2012/13 & PHF Presentation


Formal Handover from 2012/13 President Peter Norfolk to Incoming 2013/14 President John Bishop plus presentation of PHF (Paul Harris Fellowship)to Georgina Baker by Founder President Trevor Scandrett

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Walk 4 Water 2013


Our third year supporting these great cause to bring clean water and sanitation to those in areas where there is nothing currently.

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Charity Golf Day 2012


Another great Charity Golf Day at Chestfield Golf course in support of the new building for MS Canterbury. Why not book up now for 2013 - 20th September 2013.

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Walk 4 Water 2012


Fundraising event with local schools in support of World Water Day to raise money for overseas projects to improve water and sanitation.

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Charity Golf Day 2011


What a great day it was at our Charity Golf Day, why not come along and join us next year?

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Walk For Water Project 2011 - Part 2


This is the second part and includes more photos of the walk and in particular, Hampton Primary School.

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Walk for Water Project 2011


To commemorate World Water Week, The Rotary Club of Chestfield, Kent held the first ever UK Walk for Water fund raising event in association with a number of local schools

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Whitstable & Tankerton Hospital Gardening 26/9/09


The Autumn tidy up of the hospital gardens was done by RC Chestfield--lots of hard work but apparently plenty of time for photos!

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Charity Golf Day 2009 11/9/09


RC Chestfield hosted its annual charity golf tournament at Chestfield Golf Club

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Whitstable & Tankerton Hospital Gardening 4/4/09


Rotary Chestfield lent a hand to the hospital with a spring tidying up of its gardens, in anticipation of a splendid flower season!

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Canterbury Cathedral &Time Capsule February 2009


RC Chestfield gave £750 for a feature stone to top one of the restored cathedral pinnacles. A glass paperweight with a secret grid reference to a time capsule was sealed into the void-to be found by future generations for an insight into life today

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David Mann Made a Fellow - 15/1/2009


After 5 years of outstanding contributions as the club secretary, David Mann was made a Paul Harris Fellow of Rotary.

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Charity Golf Day 2008 19/9/08


Charity Golf Day 2008

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Passing on the Presidential Baton 26/6/08


Handover Night

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Rotary Fun Day 15/6/08


District Fun Day at County Showground

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Whitstable Horse Race 1/6/08


Whitstable Horse Races!

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Rotary Club Apeldoorn Visit 4/4/08


Dutch Club visit

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Miscellaneous


Recent pictures

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Visit to Rotary New Zealand 4/2/08


Visit to Rotary New Zealand

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Valentines Ball 14/2/08


Valentines Ball

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Rotary President Visit to Chestfield 14/2/08


RIBI President visits our Club

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Row To France 9/2/08


Row to France Charity Event

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Whitstable & Tankerton Hospital


First project at Hospital

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Official Twinning event May 2006


Official Twinning with Apeldorn et Loo

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