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Nov 2017 Dr Steven Scott - The Genomics Revolution & You.


Meal & Speaker. Guest Host - Vicky Burman, General Host - Mike Smith, Cashier - Nick Hudson

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Nov 2017 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Community Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our EIGHTIETH monthly event. Theme - Remembrance

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Oct 2017 Speaker - Dr Christine Corton - London Fogs


Club Meeting - Meal and Talk. Speaker Host - John Williams, General Host - Paul Dover, Cashier - Nick Hadley.

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Oct 2017 The Latest News from Naalarami School, Tanzania


update from this ongoing project - Organiser Mike Smith

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Jul 2017 Entertainment Team at Bramley Court


Join us singing and reciting at Bramley Court Retirement Home, Histon.

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Nov-Dec 2017 Cambridge City Low Cost PARKING


Annual Fund-Raising Project for Good Causes - organised and staffed by Cambridge South Rotary Club & Friends

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Nov 2017 Pick Up from Addenbrookes - Physionet Lorry


regular support for the Physionet project - members help load up the lorry.

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Sep 2017 Football Trophy Presentation - McClafferty Cup


Half time at the Cambridge United game at their Home Ground, off Newmarket Road. Organiser Mike Smith.

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Dec16 & Jan 2017 £7/day Low Cost Xmas Parking - Cambridge City


Cambridge - Low Cost City Centre Parking. 277 volunteer slots, 14 day managers, 3 Co-ordinators - including lots of support from other organisations.

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May 2017 4day Visit to Fermo Rotary Club, Italy


An International Visit - we are delighted to accept an invitation from the Fermo Rotary Club to visit them and talk about Rotary in Great Britain & Ireland.

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Jun 2017 Kids Day Out at Wimpole


an annual activity day for special primary schools

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Mar 2017 Young Writer Competition - Reflections - RESULTS


Annual National Rotary Competition for essayists and poets - 500 Words.

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Nov 2017 New Orleans Jazz Night, Haslingfield - BOOK NOW !


An evening of cool jazz - Bar , BYO Food as preferred. Organiser Colin Brown. Tickets now available. All profits go to camsight !

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Oct 2017 Meal & Speaker - Caroline Owen from Scotsdales


Club Meeting - Speaker Host - Naoum Tsolakis, General Host - Jools Hudson, Cashier - Michael Frape.

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Oct 2017 Girton Memory Cafe - our theme is Harvest


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our seventy- ninth monthly event. Theme - Harvest

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Sep 2017 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Community Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our seventy- eigth monthly event. Theme - Dance

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Sep 2017 Visit to Waterbeach Military Museum & Old Tithe Barn


Tour and Guide - meet 10.30am at the Old Tithe Barn at Landbeach. Parking on road near both venues.

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Sep 2017 Table Tennis Night at Histon - Partners & Guests Welcome


A Have-A-Go at Table Tennis Evening, Followed by a meal from the Histon Fryer - Fish & Chips or Chinese dishes on offer - order in advance. BYO cutlery, crockery, glasses & drinks. Organiser Alan Franklin.

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Oct 2017 Sixth Form Debate Competition - Peace & Conflict Resolution


an annual competition organised by Cambridge South to celebrate the talents of young people and encourage public speaking, together with fostering an awareness of Peace & Conflict resolution issues around the world.

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May 2017 Football Tournament for local Homeless Organisations


The Tommy McClafferty Cup - Annual Event - 5 a side Footie. Organiser Rtn Mike Smith and members & friends of Cambridge South Rotary Club.

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Our Weekly Meetings


You can find us at Westminster College

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Sep 2017 Meet the RYLA Group for Tea


Open Afternoon at the beginning of the 2017 RYLA Week - Come Along !

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Aug 2017 Litter-picking Opportunity - Histon, Girton, Oakington area


Do ask David if you want a pick in your area ! Organiser David Adamson. We meet today in the side road by Gretton School on the Oakington Road (Histon side of Girton village.)

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Aug 2017 Speaker Dr Advait Sarkar - Making Big Data Work


2 Course Meal & Speaker. Speaker Host - Mike Smith, General Host - Duncan HR, Cashier - Paul D.

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Aug 2017 Girton Memory Cafe at St Vincents Close Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our seventy-seventh monthly event. Theme - Sun and Sea and Dancing on the Sand !

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Jun 2017 Peter Williamson on China - the New Norm & FOOD BANK


A very topical subject tonight. Speaker Host - Nick Hadley, General Host - Richard de Horsey, Cashier - David Adamson.

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Aug 2017 Bowls Evening at Girton - Partners & Guests with Pub Meal


Organisers Sian & Alan Franklin.

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July 2017 Annual Fun Sports Event vs the Cambridge Rutherford Club


Daft sports and BBQ. Organiser Colin Brown. Costs £12 each.

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Jul 2017 Girton Memory Cafe at St Vincents Close Hall - Transport


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our seventy-sixth monthly event. Theme - 'Transport / Getting About' at the Girton Feast

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Jun 2017 Mini-Olympics Transport Stewards


If you are available do let Alan Shipp know.

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Jun 2017 Girton Memory Cafe - Summer Flowers


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our seventy-fifth monthly event. Theme - Summer Flowers

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Jun 2017 Physionet - Collection of Medical Supplies


an ongoing project supporting the Saffron Walden Rotary Club Physionet Project. Club Organiser Alan Edwards.

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Jan 2017 Collect for Food Bank 2017


Local families need your support. Organising Club Collector - David Adamson.

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Jan 2017 Collect Ring Pulls 2017 - support the Purple Community Fund


Each soft drink can Ring Pull is worth 3p to this great charity. Club Co-ordinating Collector - David Adamson.

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May 2017 Girton Monthly Memory Cafe - St Vincents Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our seventy-fourth monthly event. Theme - Music from the Shows.

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Jun 2017 Annual International Rotary World Convention/Conference


Rotarians from across the world meet together.

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June 2017 Bishop David of Ely and Huntingdon fb Co Mtg


Speaker - Bishop David of Ely & Meal. Speaker Host - Suzie Filmer, General Host - Sian Franklin, Cashier - Mike Smith.

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Mar 2017 40,000 Purple Crocus Corms planted for Polio


a huge effort by the 4 Cambridge area Rotary Clubs to support the Purple 4 Polio Fundraising Campaign and enhance Cambridge City Open Spaces too

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Apr 2017 Classical Concert at West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge


a City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra event. April Fools Day - Sample Joke 1 : 'I decided to sell my hoover - all it was doing was gathering dust !'

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Jun 2017 Litterpickingin Histon/Girton/Oakington area


Come and help - book in with David Adamson for kit.

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Feb 2017 District 1080 Young Musican of the Year Final


our 3 Candidates did very well !

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Mar17 Sophia D'Angelo (Scholar) plus all things Welsh !


Introducing Rotary Scholar Sophia (hosted by Saffron Walden Club) plus we have a taste of Wales - to celebrate St Davids Day. Speaker Host - Vicky Burman, Guest Host - Alan Franklin, Cashier - Martin Hudson. Organisers John Williams and Sian Franklin.

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Apr 2017 Club Visit to the Cambridge Vet School


Meet 5.45pm at the Vet School. Organiser Terry Gardner./ Alan Franklin.

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May 2017 All things Raspberry Pi - David & Matt fb Service Mtg


a very up to the minute talk with the Raspberry Pi Guy. Speaker Host - Paul Dover, Guest Host - Michael Frape, Cashier - Alan Franklin.

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Apr 2017 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our seventy-third monthly event. Theme - Springtime and celebrating 100years of Vera Lynn.

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Apr 2017 Special OPEN MEETING - Prof Sherman to speak


Open Meeting for people interested in Rotary. Speaker Host - David Adamson, General Host - Jools Hudson, Cashier - Bob Sadler.

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Mar 2017 Annual Club Charter Night Celebrations 7 for 7.30pm


A special night to celebrate the 51st Birthday of the Cambridge South Rotary Club - open to Partners, Guests and Friends of the Club in the Main Hall at Westminster College, Cambridge.

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Mar 2017 Zena Aldridge from Dementia UK to speak


Dinner and a talk by Zena Aldridge. Speaker Host - Colin Brown, General Host - David Adamson, Cashier - Tim Law.

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Feb 2017 Peter Pilbeam - Endangered Species


Speaker Host - Naoum Tsolakis, Guest Host - Sian, Cashier - Paul Dover

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Apr 2017 Litterpick - Girton/Histon/Oakington Area


improving our local environment. Organiser David Adamson.

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Feb 2017 Charity Cheque Night


Our annual Parking Project is finished for this year and its time to pass on the money ! Speaker Host - Nick Hadley, Guest Host - Suzi Filmer, Cashier - Mike Smith.

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Mar 2017 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our seventy-second monthly event. Theme - Our 6th Birthday Party !

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Feb 2017 Annual Young Musician of the Year District Competition


Our 3 2017 candidates now qualify to go to the District Level Competition 26Feb17 - This is an Annual National Rotary competition open to all 17yrs or under on 31Aug2016 - instrumental and vocal soloists.

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Jan 2017 Burns Night Dinner and Celebration - Guest Night.


a themed night including haggis & cranachan ! £17 each. Organiser - David Adamson, General Host - Alan Franklin, Cashier - Michael Frape.

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Jan 2016 Youth Speaks Team fb Club Council meeting + 5pm Memb/Mentoring Mtg


Dinner and Speakers . Speaker Host - Martin Hudson, General Host - Richard deHorsey, Cashier - Suzie Filmer.

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Feb 2017 Lithuanian Night - International Event 7 for 7.30pm


Enjoy authentic Lithuanian fare - be sure to put this new date in your diary. Confirm your meal choices with Organiser Amber Slamaite. Speaker Host - David Adamason & Alan Shipp, Cashier - Jools Hudson.

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Mar 2013 Club 47th Charter Dinner - Selwyn College 7.00 for 7.30, Prof Peter Wadhams


Charter Dinner wws again at Selwyn College - the 47th celebration of the club's initial meeting.

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Feb 2017 Annual 4 Clubs Dinner - hosted by Cambridge Club


Tickets from the Cambridge Rotary Club.

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Feb 2017 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our seventy-first monthly event. Theme - Romance !

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Feb 2016 Annual 4 Clubs Dinner - Cambridge Area 6.30 for 7pm


Evening Dinner with friends & guests - Open to all 4 local Clubs, with a Speaker. Matthew Cadbury from the Cadbury Family. General Host - Martin H, Sargeant at Arms - David E, Cashiers - Sian and Amber.

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Jan 2017 Swimathon for the Samaritans


President Duncan tries out his best strokes.

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Jan 2017 Speaker - Derek Rothwell District 1080 Governor 2016-17


Annual visit from the DG. Speaker Host - Alan Shipp, General Host - Terry Gardner, Cashier - David Ellis.

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Jan 2017 Litterpicking - Histon / Girton / Oakington areas


Team hard at work in the cold and damp.

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Jan 2017 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our seventieth monthly event. Theme - Panto !

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Nov 2016 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our sixty-eigth monthly event. Theme - Armistice and Fireworks

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Nov 2016 Usborne Dictionaries Presentation - Girton Glebe Primary School


the Glebe delighted to receive 8 lovely quality books

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Nov 2016 Dinner and Global Scholar presentations


Parker and Surer talked to us. Speaker Host - Alan Franklin, General Host -John Williams, Cashier - Vicky Burman.

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Nov 2016 Yaxley Infant School £518 fundraising for Naalarami


wonderful funds from 2 school projects

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May 2016 A Club Trip to Holland - Enschede Nord 50th Charter Night Dinner


A great opportunity to share some time with our friends from the Enschede Nord Rotary Club. A weekend of events around their special Charter celebrations.

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Sep 2016 Punting and Picnic Evening


Meet on Kings Bank - opposite the Chapel - BYO picnic to share. Organiser - David Adamson.

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Oct 2016 Trad Jazz Night - Haslingfield


Great evening of Jazz with the Barry Tyler Band.

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Oct 2016 Meal & Speaker - Prof Peter Wadhams - Looking for Arctic Ice


Our Speaker today is our own Peter Wadhams who is an expert in Polar Ice. Speaker Host - Jan Cooper, General Host - Tim Law, Cashier - John Williams.

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May 2016 Annual Homeless Football Tournament


5 a-side annual event - the Tommy McLafferty Cup for organisations that support the homeless in the Cambridge area. Supported by Link-Up and Cambridge United. Congrats to the Police Team.

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Jun 2016 A Club Trip to Szeged Club, Hungary - 25th Charter Night.


Our Club has been strongly connected with the Szeged Club since its re-start 25 years ago. Still a thriving club their members are keen to see visitors from their 'mother' club on this special occassion.

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Oct 2016 Chris Carr on his business Harrowden Turf


A business talk from local success - Chris Carr. Speaker Host - Bob Sadler, General Host - Sian Franklin, Cashier - Jan Cooper.

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Sep 2016 Speaker & Meal - Stef Kroeber's Job Talk & Induction


Today is a usual club Speaker meeting - our own Stef will tell us about her work. Speaker Host - Terry Gardiner, General Host - Maureen Hallsworth, Cashier - Alan Shipp.

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Sep 2016 Litterpick - in Oakington/Histon/Girton area


Meet David at 9am at Gretton School. Let him know numbers so enough equipment and high vis jackets can be organised. Organiser David Adamson.

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Sep 2016 Girton Memory Cafe - Old Time Music Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our sixty-sixth monthly event. Theme - Old Time Music Hall.

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Aug 2016 VISIT & MEAL - the Sanger Institute 3.45pm


A fascinating Tour of the Sanger Institute Campus, Hinxton ( to the south east of Cambridge ). Meet at 3.45pm. Organiser - Alan Franklin

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July 2015 Fun Sports Evening vs Rutherford Club for the Ashes.


Our Annual Sports Challenge against fellow rotary club - Cambridge Rutherford, Fun Croquet followed by a tasty BBQ - Claire College Sports Ground. CAN WE RETAIN THE ASHES ? Cashier - Colin B

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July 2016 Girton Memory Cafe - School Days


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our sixty-fourth monthly event. Theme - Old School Days !

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Jun 2016 Girton Memory Cafe - The Queens 90th Birthday


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our sixty-fourth monthly event. Theme - Happy 90th Birthday Your Majesty.

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May 2016 Girton Memory Cafe - Old Time Music Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our sixty-third monthly event. Theme - Old Time Music Hall !

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Jun 2016 Kids Out Day at Wimpole


this open air event is for youngsters from the special schools in the area and their carers. A fun day out.

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Jun 2016 Litter Picking - Histon/Oakington/Girton area


open to anyone who would like to help improve the local environment.

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Mar 2016 Our 50th Charter Night Dinner with Special Guests


Our Club was chartered in 1966 and today we proudly celebrate our 50 years of active Rotary and share it with our friends from around the world.

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Mar 2016 Our 50th Charter Night Celebrations


at Selwyn College, Cambridge

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Aug 2016 Shakespeare at Trinity College


An open air gem - Comedy of Errors - twin mayhem !. Organiser David Adamson

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July 2016 Shakespeare at Downing College


Open air Shakespeare in a beautiful outdoor setting - excellent each year. Organiser - David Adamson.

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Jun 2016 Kings Chapel Roof Adventure 10.30am


Kings College Chapel Roof Adventure - meet at the West (river) end of the chapel.

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Mar 2016 Girton Memory Cafe - Our 5th Birthday !!


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our sixty-first monthly event. Theme - Birthdays !

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May 2016 DG Dorothy Pulsford -Harris f/b Shadow Council Meeting


Speaker & Meal followed by the first meeting of our Council for Next Year from 1 Jul 16. Speaker host - Duncan HR, General Host - Judith Coplowe, Cashier - Derek Baldry.

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Apr 2016 Speaker John Willis - Power2Inspire


CEO of Power2inspire to talk about his latest project. The Club were delighted to present Rtn Tim Law with a long service Award and a Paul Harris Fellowship. General Host - Mike Smith, Speaker Host - Roger Birchenall, Cashier - Sian Franklin.

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Feb 2016 District Young Musician of the Year


Club Competition Winners compete for the District 1080 Prizes.

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Mar 2016 A Warm Welcome to our Dutch & Hungarian Friends


A weekend of events and tours hosting our 24 visitors from our Twinned Clubs who have come all this way to help us celebrate our very special 50th Charter Night !

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Mar 2016 Litter Pick - Clean for the Queen


To celebrate the 90th Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II on the 21Apr16 - clean up where you live!

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Feb 2013 Speaker - Amanda Langford from Blue Smile fb brief Club Council


Speaker host - B Sadler, General host - Amber Slamaite, Cashier - M Frape.

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Dec 2015 Celebration Xmas Lunch - Bring Family & Friends


A great Annual Get-to-Gether for the wider Club. Speaker Host - Duncan Hannay-Robertson, General Host - Alan Franklin, Cashier - Martin Hudson. VENUE - The Gonville Hotel.

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Feb 2016 Simon Lake tackles the Millenium Dome


as a 60th Birthday challenge & fundraiser

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Feb 2016 Rotary Young Musician of the Year Competition 2016


First heat of the annual National Competition - Winners George and Adelaide with Eugenie and Lily Runners-up with a Highly Commended for Henry. WELL DONE !

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Mar 2016 Charity Cheque Night & 5pm M&M Mtg


We begin the distribution of our very successful Fundraising from our Christmas Parking Project. Speaker Host - David Ellis, General Host - Amber S , Cashier - Judith C.

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Feb 2016 Girton Memory Cafe - Romance


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our sixtieth monthly event. Theme - Romance.

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Jan 2016 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our fifty-ninth monthly event. Theme - Panto.

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Feb 2016 Partners Evening 7 for 7.30pm - Etymology


a social evening at Westminster College - dinner and an interesting talk from John Baker on the Etymology of Place Names. Speaker Host - Burman, General Host - Derek Baldry, Cashier - Alan Edwards.

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Dec 2015 Bargain Xmas Parking - Cambridge City Centre


Great service to the Cambridge community - low cost city centre parking - ALL FUNDS GO TO SUPPORT GOOD CAUSES ! Price kept at £6 for the third year running.

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Jan 2016 Litterpick Opportunity - Cottenham 2pm


A Village Litterpick is being organised by Sustainable Cottenham 2pm, with refreshments at 4pm. Do let Mike Smith know if you can give some time.

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Jan 2015 Speaker from Jaipur Limb Project


Margaret to speak. Speaker Host - Sian Franklin, General Host - Duncan Hannay Robertson, Cashier - Mike Smith.

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May 2015 Homeless Football Tournament


Annual Tommy McLafferty Cup - Abbey All Weather Pitch, Cambridge. Co-ordinated by the Cambridge South Rotary Club and Link-up.

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Jun 2015 International Visit from Enschede Nord Club, Holland


We are delighted to welcome our friends from the Rotary Club of Enschede Nord (Holland) for an exchange visit to Cambridge.

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Dec 2015 Christine Brown - Marie Curie Terminal Care


Speaker Host - David Adamson, General Host - David Ellis, Cashier - John Helmsing. VENUE - Westminster College.

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Dec 2015 Girton Memory cafe - St Vincents Close


The Memory Cafe has a warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our fifty-eigth monthly event. Theme - Xmas Celebrations.

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Nov 2015 Saxon Brettell - Economics & Financial Planning


Speaker Saxon Brettell on economics. Speaker Host - Roger Birchinall, Cashier - Maureen, General Host - Richard de Horsey. VENUE - Westminster College.

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Dec 2015 Dr Anthony Cooke - WW1


local historian fascinated by WW1. Speaker Host - Alan Edwards, General Host - Colin Brown, Cashier - Duncan Hannay Robertson. VENUE - Westminster College

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Nov 2015 Litterpicking - Oakington, Histon, Girton


a busy session again

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Nov 2015 Simon Durrant CEO - saving energy - at the Gonville.


Speaker Simon Durrant from eSight. Speaker Host - James Watts, Cashier - Terry Gardner, General Host - Judith Coplowe.

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Nov 2015 Sir Graham Bright - Police & Crime Commissioner


Speaker - Sir Graham Bright. General Host - Jan Cooper, Cashier - Alan Franklin, Speaker Host - John Williams. SPECIAL VENUE - Westminster College, Cambridge.

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OCT 2015 Speakers - Maintaining Health & Fitness


How to keep fit and healthy, especially in later life. Speaker Host - Alan Franklin, Cashier - Deshini Newman, General Host - John Williams.

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Nov 2015 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our fifty-seventh monthly event. Theme - Remembrance.

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Nov 2015 Dr Peter Dawe fb Club Council


Speaker Dr Peter Dawe OBE - Anglia Ruskins Global Resource Observatory. Speaker Host - Mike Smith, Cashier - Sian Franklin, General Host - Ian Copeland.

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Mar 2015 Rotary Young Musician Region 3 Competition


Rotary National Young Musician of the Year 2015 - the winners of this Regional Competition, which draws winners from 4 District Competitions, will go to the National Final ! Organiser Paul Dover (Cambridge South Rotary Club). Audience welcome.

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Oct 2015 District 1080 Annual Conference - Norwich NR6 6SA


Annual conference for the East Anglia Area - Rotarians from far and wide gather to share ideas and make connections.

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Dec 2014 Low Cost Xmas Car Parking - Cambridge City Centre £6 ALL DAY


Visiting Cambridge December 2014? Use our cut-price central car parks while you shop etc and ALL the money will go to local/international charities egThe Vet School Trust, Winter Comfort, CAMPOD and Club charities - sites courtesy of Cambridge University

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Aug 2015 Deshini's Job Talk


Cashier - Jan C, Speaker Host - Alan F, General Host - John W.

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Oct 2015 Memory Cafe - Help light up a smile


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our fifty-sixth monthly event. Theme - Cockney Music Hall.

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Sep 2015 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close


All Welcome. Our fifty-fifth event. Theme Harvest on the Farm.

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June 2015 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close Community Room


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our fifty - second event. Theme - Sunshine and Flowers.

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July 2015 Girton Memory Cafe - celebrating 70th Anniversary of WWII


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our fifty - third event. Theme - WWII

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Mar 2015 Girton Memory Cafe - Girton - Our 4th Birthday ! CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Host - Richard de Horsey. Our forty-ninth event. Theme - Birthdays !

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SEP 2015 PEACE ONE DAY - VI Form Talks and Workshops


3 days of Activities exploring Peace & Conflict Resolution Monday to Wednesday - led by Victoria Gabioud and Rtn Mike Smith. (Long Road, Parkside, IVC, Netherhall, Hills Road, Comberton, The Leys Sixth Forms)

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Sep 2015 Annual VI Form Debates on Peace & Conflict Resolution


Open to the Public at no cost - refreshments available. 6 Sixth Form Colleges debate for the Winners Accolade. Organised by Rtn Mike Smith and the Cambridge South Rotary Club.

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Sep 2014 Public Peace Debates - Everyone Welcome - the Leys School 4pm


Three Debates between VIth Form Students on various Peace related topics (Hills Rd, Stephen Perse, The Leys, Comberton, Parkside, Impington students). Open to ALL. 4pm at the Leys School New Main Hall, Cambridge CB2 7AD.

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Jul 2015 District 1080 Handover & Citation presentation


Annual District Handover, Diss

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Jun 2015 - Visit + Partners & Guests - Tour & NEW Visitors Centre


A meal and visit evening for Partners and Guests.

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Aug 2015 Visit to Ely Cathedral & the Octagon & talk plus guests


Visit & tour of Ely Cathedral and its Octagon.

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Aug 2015 Anglesey Abbey - the story


Speaker - Helen Ackroyd Speaker Host - Dave E, Cashier - Vicky B, General Host - James W

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Jul 2015 Speaker - Paul Hockey & Club Handover to new Management


Paul Hockey of Domino Printers talked about his work. Also President 2014-15 Alan Franklin hands over the reins of the club to our new President 2015-16 Michael Frape. General Host - Amber S, Cashier - Brian B, Speaker Host - Richard dH.

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Jul 2015 Speaker Meeting - Britains Supersonic Project + Food Bank


Weekly meeting with meal and speaker - Rod Kirkby - Britains Supersonic Project. Speaker Host - Ian C, General Host - Tim L, Cashier - Derek B

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Jun 2015 Stewart Huxley - The Corpus Christi Clock


Stewart Huxley on the creation of the Corpus Christi 'Chronophage'. General Host - Martin H, Cashier - Mike S, Speaker Host - Jan C.

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Jun 2015 Rotary Kids Out Fun Day - Wimpole Hall


A day of fun for children from the local Special Schools at Wimpole. Bouncy Castles, Face painting, Kite Making and Flying and much more.

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Jun 2015 Annual Club BarBQue


Meet in Bob's lovely garden to enjoy a tasty open-air BBQ.

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Jun 2015 Bike Ride for Prostate Cancer


Fathers Day is a very apt time to choose to support this wide spread male issue.

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Aug 2014 Helping fight Ebola, Liberia


The club agreed to send �1000 direct to Peace Scholar Rich Allison to support his work in Liberia combatting Ebola with basic hygiene equipment and education.

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Mar 2015 West Road Concert - solo cello Olivia da Costa + talk


Classical Concert - City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra, West Road Concert Hall.

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Jun 2015 Lawn Green Bowling Night - Girton 6pm


Come and have some fun trying out outdoor bowling. Cashier - John W.

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May 2015 Girton Memory Cafe - CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our fifty - first event. Theme - London and the 1960's.

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Mar 2015 Club 49th Charter Dinner - Madingley Hall CB23 8AQ at 7 for 7.30pm


Our annual celebration of the first meeting of the club in 1966. We will enjoy a lovely meal in the elegant surroundings of Madingley Hall,Cambridgeshire, with an afetr dinner speaker. Gather at 7pm to sit down and start the meal at 7.30pm, Guests welcome

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Apr 2015 Litter Pick between Oakington, Histon & Girton 9.30am


Another Litter Pick alongside these busy roads was needed. Contact - David A.

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Nov 2014 Speaker - Job Talk - Burman - Policing & Mouvember


Speaker Host - Vicky B

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Aug 2014 Annual Inter-Club Social Sport/Croquet Evening £12 each.


Our annual Social with 'Sports' Day.

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Mar 2015 Rotary Flame for Polio arrives - Parkers Pieces


The Rotary End Polio Now Campaign is only 3 years from the eradication of Polio Worlwide. To celebrate and raise awateness the Rotary Flame is coming to Cambridge.

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Mar 2015 Lunch with Rutherford Club 12.30pm - meet RIBI President


Inter club meeting - meet Peter King RIBI President 2014-15 at Queens College. Book by noon Tuesday 10th March with Bob (Sec).

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Mar 2015 Talk, Visit & Meal - Volac International, Orwell 6pm


A talk, visit and meal - to the local and international food producer Volac, Orwell, SG8 5QX. Speaker Host - John Helmsing, Cashier (to pay pub)- Alan S.

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Apr 2015 Trussell Trust - Jo Stevenson


Our speaker this evening was Jo from the Trussell Trust - Food Bank Support. We are also delighted have the Induction of James Watts as a new club member. Speaker Host - Colin B.

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Apr 2015 Girton Memory Cafe - as usual CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our fiftieth event. Theme - Easter and Springtime.

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Mar 2015 Addenbrookes Business Network Mtg


A Rotary Awareness Event - joining in with the Addenbrookes Business Network Event at Domino Printers Bar Hill.

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Nov 2014 Rotary National Young Chef Club Competition 2014-2015


This annual national competition starts at club level. Students from 3 colleges took part this year. Venue - Cottenham Village College.

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Mar 2015 Club Business meeting- re District Mtg + Induction


An opportunity to find out what is happening at District level. Starting with the Induction of our newest member - Maureen. General Host - Derek B, Cashier - Terry G.

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Mar 2015 John Pickard - Patient Innovation fb Council Meeting


John Pickard will talk to us today. First we welcome Karen and Paul to our club as our newest recruits. Speaker Host - David A, General Host - Richard dH, Cashier - Michael F.

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Jan 2015 Annual Swimathon - Duncan to raise funds for the Samaritans


The annual Swimathon to raise money for the brilliant charity - The Samaritans. Duncan announces the results!

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Aug 2014 RYLA Week - Rotary Young Leaders Award Course


Cambridge South is pleased to sponsor Iain Batchelor, a Personal trainer. Meet the candidates during the open session on Sunday afternoon 31st Aug 4 for 4.30pm at the Grafham Water Centre, West Perry

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Feb 2015 Rotary Young Musician Club Competition 2015 - St Faiths School


This annual competition provides young musicians,vocal and instrumental, with an opportunity to perform on a public stage and to showcase their musicianship. Hosted by St Faith's School, Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 8AG - 1st Feb 2015.

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Mar 2015 Speaker - Peter Clarkson - Antarctica


Peter Clarkson on the Antarctic and its Exploration. General Host - David E, Cashier - Duncan HR, Speaker Host - Brian B.

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Apr 2015 RIBI Conference - Belfast - Book a place!


This annual RIBI Rotary conference brings together clubs from across Britain and Ireland and beyond. Open to all members and guests. Join the club contingent who plan to go. Make a great weekend of it !

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Jun 2013 Mini Olympics, Wilberforce Road.


more than 1300 children take part - stewarded by volunteers from the South Cambridge Rotary Club.

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Feb 2015 4-Clubs Dinner - Queens Old Hall 7.15 for 7.45pm


Annual 4-Clubs Dinner - hosted this year by Cambridge Rutherford Rotary Club - at Queens College Thu 26th Feb.

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Feb 2015 Speaker Audrey McDougall - the Gog Magog Hills


Audrey McDougall - 'Rock around the Gog Magog Hills'. Speaker Host - Duncan HR. Happy Birthday Rotary - 110years old today! Also FOOD BANK COLLECTION DAY.

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Oct 2014 Speaker John Miles - the RC Guildford Eye Project


the RC Guidford Eye Project - John Miles. Speaker Host-Colin B, General Host-David E, Cashier-Tim L.

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Feb 2015 Club Visit and meal - Swiss Laundry, Cambridge 6pm.


A Club Outing with a meal - open to guests and partners. Meet at promptly at 6pm for a visit followed by a local meal. Organiser/ Speaker Host - Colin B, Cashier - Colin E.

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Feb 2015 Charity Cheque Night - how our Fundraising will be spent


All the Charities named to benefit from our epic Parking Fundraising effort Dec 2014 gathered to receive their cheques and speak about how they will spend the money. Speaker Host - David E.

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Feb 2015 Speaker - Andrew Hutchison - Education present and future.


Andrew Hutchison, Parkside Federation, will speak to us today about the cutrrent Education Reforms. General Host- Vicky B, Speaker Host- Michael F, Cashier - Vicky B.

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Feb 2015 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close Community Hall CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our forty-eigth event. Theme - Love and St Valentines.

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Jan 2015 Litter Picking - Histon - Girton - Oakington area


Help the environment

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Jan 2015 Burns Night Celebrations - open to guests & partners


Burns Night Supper open to guests and partners 7 for 7.30pm. Master of Ceremonies - David Adamson. General Host - Vicky B, Cashier - Judith C, Speaker Host - Martin H.

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Dec 2014 Christmas Lunch & Guests - Speaker Robin Catchpole


A lovely seasonal meal with a fascinating speaker - Robin Catchpole - Professor of Astronomy - Are We Alone ? Speaker Host-Michael F, General Host-Brian B, Cashier-Vicky B.

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Oct 2014 Walking Weekend - Open to all Members & Guests


3days and 2 nights away in the Shrewsbury area.

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Jan 2015 Speaker - Janet Hearn from Medecins Sans Frontieres f/b Club Council


Janet Hearn told us about the essential work done by Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF). Speaker Host - Terry G, General Host - Roger B, Cashier - Roger B.

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Jan 2015 Dr John Barber - Ukraine & Youth Speaks Team


John Barber talked to us about the situation in the Ukraine. Speaker Host - John H, General Host - Colin B, Cashier - Jan C.

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Jun 2014 Homeless Football Tournament 2014 - The Tommy McLafferty Cup


The fifth annual McLafferty Football Tournament 11am to 6pm

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Dec 2014 SGM and Business Meeting


The Club Special General Meeting to elect next years council. PLUS 2 Inductions ! General Host - David A, Cashier - Colin B.

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Sep 2014 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close Community Hall CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our forty-third event. Theme - WW1

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Dec 2014 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close Community Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our forty-sixth event. Theme - Christmas celebrations !

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Dec 2014 Speaker Meeting - the British Legion


The Royal British Legion project Poppy Call. Speaker Host-Dave E

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Nov 2014 Speaker Terry Holloway - Marshalls fb Council Meeting


Terry Holloway will talk about the work of Marshalls Aerospace and Defense Division. Speaker Host-Colin B.

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Nov 2014 Mayors Reception


Mayors Reception for local lead organisations active in the City.

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Nov 2014 Table Tennis Night with meal - open to Guests & Partners


A social evening - Table Tennis - meet at the Histon & Impington Recreation Ground Pavilion. 6.15pm. Table Tennis followed by a Fish & Chip Supper about 7.45pm. More info from Brian B.

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Nov 2014 Poppy Wreath at the Cambridge War Memorial


The three Cambridge Rotary Club Presidents represented us all at the ceremony today. They laid a wreath as part of the city's events to celebrate the lives of those lost in wars and to remind us of the cost of war.

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Nov 2014 Speaker Hugh Hunt - Geo-engineering


Prof Hugh Hunt (University of Cambridge)spoke to us about Geo-engineering - Should we, can we engineer the climate ? Speaker Host-Paul D

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Oct 2014 District Conference, Ipswich - open to members and guests.


Annual District 1080 Conference at the Trinity Park Conference Centre, Ipswich.

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OCT 2014 CUFC Trophy presentation - Tommy McLafferty Football Cup


Trophy presentation

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Aug 2014 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close Community Hall CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our forty-second event. Theme - Holidays PLUS a surprise award.

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DEC 2013 Cambridge Car Parking - £6/day ONLY


Visiting Cambridge December 2013? Use our cut-price central car parks while you shop etc and all the money will go to local/international charities egThe Vet School Trust, Winter Comfort, CAMPOD and Club charities - sites courtesy of Cambridge University

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Oct 2014 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincent Close Community Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our forty-fourth event. Theme - Harvest

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Sep 2014 Business meeting re District - fb Membership & Mentoring Mtg


This is our last meeting at the UAH. There will be a Charity Cheque presentation to Red Balloon then a Business Meeting fb Membership Mtg. General Host-Colin E, Cashier-Duncan HR.

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Sep 2014 Peace One Day Conference 9.30am - 4.30pm


A Day Conference - theme - Peace and Conflict Resolution-high profile speakers & inspiring workshop activities. ALL WELCOME - Sixth Form students (Sep 2014), teachers, family, friends and interested Rotarians from across E.Anglia.

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Oct 2014 Speaker Prof Lawrence Sherman - Can Research Prevent Crime ?


Speaker Larry Sherman to talk, Director, Institute of Criminology, Cambridge University. Speaker Host-Burman.

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Sep 2014 Peace themed 3 days of Sixth Form activities.


Three days of visits to 8 local schools - workshops, talks and discussions.

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Nov 2013 Rotary Young Chef - first heat 2013 - 2014


This years Cambridge South club heat of the annual Rotary Young Chef Competition 2013-14 was hosted by Cottenham Village College, Cambridge CB24 8UA. Start - 1pm prompt.

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Sep 2014 Speaker Ian Dunn - Galapagos Trust - open to guests 7 for 7.30pm & partners


7 for 7.30pm - A talk about the fascinating Galapagos Islands and the challenges they face - at our new venue (not the UAH). Speaker Host-Ray B

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Sep 2014 Peace Scholar visits the American Cemetery - Cambridge


Host Mike takes Philip to see the great memorial

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Sep 2014 Cambridge Punting - meet at Kings College Bridge with a picnic


NEW DATE + TIME - A lovely way to spend a late Summers evening - punting with a picnic. Host - Book with David Adamson asap.

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Sep 2014 RYLA Report 2014 - hear from our candidate Iain fb Council Mtg


Our RYLA Candidate 2014 tells us about his experiences. ROTARY YOUNG LEADERS AWARD. Speaker Host-John H

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Sep 2014 Litter Pick in Histon Area


As part of our Environmental Project - Litter Picking in public places to improve the community surroundings.

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Sep 2014 Visit & Tour of the Houses of Parliament


Houses of Parliament visit - make your own travel arrangements and meet Alan for security checks by 10.30am. THIS REPLACES OUR USUAL MEETING.

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Aug 2014 Tour and Talk on the Castle Mound, Cambridge 6pm


An historic tour led by experienced guide County Archivist Quentin Carroll, for about an hour.

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Sep 2013 Peace Talks and Debate with Sixth Form students


A series of events at various schools throughout the day with Rich Allison, Rotary Peace Scholar from Liberia, and culminating in a inter-schools debate on 3 Human Rights themed topics. Introductions by Rtn Mike Smith (IPP).

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May 2014 National Youth Speaks Competition 2014


Final round of the National Competition - Britain & Ireland - Intermediate age range.

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Aug 2014 Speaker - Robert Gardiner - Bursar, Jack of All Trades but not the Master


Speaker - Robert Gardiner is the new Bursar of Murray Edwards College, Cambridge (was New Hall). NEW VENUE - the Gonville Hotel - come and see what you think. Speaker Host-Brian B.

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May 2014 Homeless Football Outing to Wembley


A coach trip outing to Wembley to see Cambridge United play - for the Homeless community - sponsored by the Cambridge South Rotary Club. The annual football competition - the Tommy McLafferty Cup - now on the 29th Jun 2014.

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Apr 2014 RIBI 89th Annual Conference - Birmingham


The 89th RIBI Conference at Birmingham - 20 members and partners joined the fun!

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Jul 2014 Theatre Visit - Alice in Wonderland - Stamford Open Air


The open air theatre at Stamford is a unique and beautiful setting and their productions are always top-knotch.

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Jul 2014 Speaker Michael Frape - Job Talk


Michael will talk to us about his work as a Solicitor Speaker host-A Shipp, general host-A Slamaite, Cashier-M Smith

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Jun 2014 Girton Memory Cafe CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our fortieth event. Theme - Flowers

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Jul 2014 Girton Memory Cafe CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our forty-first event. Theme - Summer Holidays and Folk Songs

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June 2014 Club Barbecue BBQ - in the Presidents Garden, Bar Hill


Our annual summer barbecue - venue as last year. Check with President Bob - ample local parking.

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Jul 2014 Club Handover Business Meeting - not UAH


This annual event marks the beginning of the Rotary year. Due to disruption of city traffic we will meet in Girton, the Orchard Close Community Room (CB3 0PS) from 6.00pm followed by dinner at the Olde Crown,Girton - cost £14.50. General host-J Helmsing.

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Jun 2014 Concert at West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge at 7.30pm


Our annual collaboration with the City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra with the ever popular International pianist Tom Poster. Conductor Robert Hodge. Tickets from: Tickets@cambridge-southrotary.org.uk. £18, concessions £16, students £8, under 14 £5.

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Jun 2014 Annual Kids Out Event - Wimpole Hall and Farm


Annual day out for children from local special schools, sponsored by local Rotary Clubs.

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Jun 2014 Mini Olympics - Day of Sport


All the local primary schools join together to meet for a huge sports event each year. Cambridge South Rotary Club support the occassion by stewarding the vehicles trying to pick up, drop off and park on the day.

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Jun 2014 Visit to The Welding Institute [TWI] - Lunchtime 12pm


Club Visit at TWI Granta Park - booked in advance with Paul. No Twilight Meeting today.

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Jun 2013 Club Bar B Q at Bob's (No meeting at the University Arms)


Evening Bar B Q - our final event for 2012-13 - at Bobs house. The rotary year starts 1st July 2013.

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Aug 2013 Punting Trip and Picnic - meet at Kings College Entrance 6pm


Punting Evening using 2 Kings College and a Darwin punt with special permission from the college to picnic on the Kings College river side.

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Mar 2014 Food Bank Collecting


Next Food Bank collection

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July 2013 Litter Pick


Paul and David organised a litter pick.

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Jun 2014 Speaker David Davis - Iceland and the Northern Lights


David Davis talked about Iceland and the Northern Lights. Speaker host-A Mumford.

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May 2014 Speaker - Vicky Ford MEP - open to partners and guests


Vicky Ford will talk to us about her work as a member of the European Parliament. Speaker Host D Adamson,, General Host D Baldry, Cashier R Birchenall.

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Mar 2014 District 1080 Young Musician Competition, the Leys School


Good Luck in the Regional Competition !

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May 2014 Speaker - Rev Stuart Wood CUFC


Chaplain to Cambridge United. Speaker host-M Smith.

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Nov 2013 Rotary Youth Speaks 2014


Rotary annual Youth Speaks Competition 2013-2014 Intermediate age range 11-13yrs.

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May 2013 Tommy McLafferty Football - for the Homeless


Annual football tournament and Bar B Q organised by the Cambridge South Rotary Club and local organisations that support the homeless - with sincere thanks to DGE Bill Redmayne, the Referees and our sponsors.

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Feb 2014 Trophy Presentation - at Cambridge United Football Club


The Cambridge area Homeless Football Tournament May2013 official trophy presentation ceremony on the Cambridge United Football pitch, mid game.

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May 2014 Girton Memory Cafe CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our thirty-ninth event. Theme - London after the War and in the 1960's

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DEC 2013 Visitors from Enschede, Holland


We are invited to visit Enschede April 2015 !

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Jan 2014 Samaritans Sponsored Swim - Duncan


Duncans Sponsored Swim

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MAR 2014 Club 48th Charter Dinner - Selwyn College


The 48th Charter dinner held at Selwyn College with musical entertainment.

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Apr 2014 Speaker - Sir Colin Humphreys, Cambridge University plus Guests


Sir Colin Humphries is the Director of Research in Material Science and Metallurgy at the University of Cambridge. Speaker Host-A Edwards

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Feb 2014 Girton Memory Cafe CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our thirty-sixth event. Theme - Romance and Valentines day.

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Apr 2014 Girton Memory Cafe - CB3 0PD


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our thirty-eigth event. Theme - Spring and new life.

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Apr 2014 Speaker - Crowd Funding


Tim Bellis from the Judge Business School will introduce his colleague Gonzalo who will speak on Crowd Funding. Speaker host-T Gardner, General host-R Webster, Cashier-J Helmsing.

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Mar 2014 Musical Evening - with guests & partners


Evening meeting with Partners 7.00 for 7.30pm, Entertainment by performers in the Young Musician competition 2014. Speaker host-S Franklin, General host-M Frape, Cashier-A Franklin.

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Mar 2014 Litter Pick - Oakington Road


To help the environment David organised a litter pick. Let him know if you can help in the future!

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Mar 2013 District 1080 Finals of Rotary Youth Speaks Competition 2013


District Intermediate Winners 2013 - St Bedes Team. District Rotary Youth Speaks was held at Ipswich 2 March and shared the venue with Young Chef. (sponsored by Cambridge South)

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Feb 2014 Club Competition Rotary Young Musician 2014


The competition provides young musicians, both vocal and instrumental, with an experience of performing on a public stage, and a showcase for their musicianship. Hosted by St Faith's School, Trumpington Road, Cambridge on 1st February 2014.

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Mar 2014 Girton Memory Cafe - Our 3rd Birthday Party !


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our thirty-seventh event. Theme - Our 3rd Birthday!!

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Mar 2014 Speaker - Roger Wise, Associate Director TWI Ltd


Speaker host-A Franklin

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FEB 2014 Charity Cheque Night


Annual presentation of Parking Fund-raising monies to our chosen charities. They talk to us about how they will use the money. Speaker host-D Ellis, General Host-T Gardner, Cashier-A Slaimaite

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JAN 2014 Our Website, Facebook and Linked In pages - Amber & Sian


Sian and Amber to show off our club website and Facebook page and give us a tour. Speaker host-M Smith.

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OCT 2013 Johns Jug - Club Golf Competition


Annual friendly Golf Tournament between members.

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JAN 2014 Speakers - Sahar Mansoor and Justin Adkins, 2013-14 Rotary Scholars


Sahar Mansoor (India) and Justin Adkins (USA), our 2013-14 Rotary Scholars, spoke to us about their background and studies in Cambridge. f/b Club Council. Speaker host D Ellis.

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Jun 2013 Speaker Meeting - Steve King-Underwood an update on Naalarami


Steve King-Underwood to tell us about his recent visit to our school project in Naalarami, Tanzania. Speaker Host-David Adamson ,General Host-C Brown, Cashier-J Cooper.

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Dec 2013 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close Community Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our thirty-fourth event. Theme - Christmas party !

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DEC 2013 - Christmas Lunch & guests - Dr Nicholas Branson 12.30 for 1pm


Dr Nicholas Branson with a beautifully illustrated talk. Speaker Host R Burman, General Host V Burman, Cashier J Cooper.

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Jan 2014 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close Community Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our thirty-fifth event. Theme - Pantomimes.

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Nov 2013 West Road Concert Hall - Olivia


District 1080 Winner of the Young Musician Competition cellist Olivia da Costa delighted us by playing a major work with the City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra conducted by Robert Hodge.

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Jan 2013 Youth Speaks - local competition at Cottenham Village College


Second Cambridge area Youth Speaks Competition 2012/2013 arranged by the South Cambridge Rotary Club. Organiser Rtn Alan Shipp.

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Feb 2013 District 1080 Final for Rotary Young Musician 18.30 at The Leys School


District 1080 Final for the national Rotary Young Musician 2013 - hosted at The Leys School, Trumpington Road, Cambridge by the Rotary Club of South Cambridge.

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Mar 2013 Regional Finals of Rotary Young Musician of the Year


Isobel Leventhorpe (right) and Alexander Harris (left) sponsored by Cambridge South Club as winning vocalist and runner up instrumentalist in the District 1080 final competed in the Region 3 Competition at Dr Challoners School, Little Chalfont IP7 9QB.

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Dec 2012 Extended Christmas Weekend 5 Car Parking in Cambridge City Centre £6/day


Everyone wins! Visiting Cambridge December 2012? Use our cut-price central car parks while you shop etc and all the money will go to local/international charities -The Vet School Trust,Winter Comfort,CAMPOD,Rotary charities - sites courtesy of Camb Univ.

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Sep 2013 Peace Events then Dinner


Rich gave talks in schools to start the day then at a dinner at the University Arms Hotel for members, partners and guests - Cambridge Club Charter Dinner. Dinner was followed by a talk and debate on the theme of Human Rights and World Peace.

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Nov 2013 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close Community Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Our thirty-third event. Theme - Armistice Day and celebrating with fireworks.

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Oct 2013 Speaker - Laura Greenfield - The Arts Theatre fb Brief Council Mtg


The Cambridge Arts Theatre. Speaker host-J Williams.

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Oct 2013 Walking Weekend - Derbyshire Peak District


The popular annual Walking Weekend is arranged by the club for any interested members, partners and guests. For those who enjoy medium exercise in the open air this informal weekend is great fun.

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Aug 2013 Speaker meeting - Emma Lowther, Internet Watch Foundation


Emma Lowther Director of External Relations for the Internet Watch Foundation. Speaker host R Birchenall

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Aug 2013 Speaker - Ray Burman - his recent Rotary visit to India


Ray Burman - new club member told us about his recent Rotary visit to India. Speaker host Alan S.

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Nov 2013 TenPin Bowling evening - No meeting at the UA


A very popular annual event for the club, guests and visitors. Meet for a fun evening of bowling, good tempered rivalry and a light meal together.

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Jun 2013 Girton Memory Cafe - Community Centre, St Vincents Cl


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). The twenty-eighth event. Theme - Shopping in old style shops!

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Apr 2013 Girton Memory Cafe - at new venue - St Vincents Close Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). The twenty- sixth event. Theme - Easter !

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Oct 2013 Light of the Maasai - an Evening meeting with partners 7 for 7.30pm


Evening meeting with partners - Speaker Elaine Bannon about her project in Kenya. Speaker host-Alan Edwards.

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May 2013 Wheelpower Rotary Club Marathon around East Anglia


Cambridge area Club presidents receive the Notebook from Sawston Club and then punt and paddle to meet the Littleport Club President at Baits Bite Lock. It started its journey in spring 2012 inspired by the wonderful Olympic and Paralympic celebrations.

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Sep 2013 Peace talks and Discussions


Talks and Discussions at 2 schools with Rich Allison, Rotary Peace Scholar from Liberia. Introductions by Rtn Mike Smith (IPP).

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Sep 2013 Peace Events 2013 - Cambridge Schools


A series of events concentrating on the theme of Peace and Conflict Resolution involving VIth Form students at 6 schools from in and around Cambridge.

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Oct 2013 Speaker meeting - Prof Antony Lentin - The life of Sir Edgar Speyer


A talk about the controversial Edgar Speyer. Speaker Host C Brown.

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Sep 2013 Speaker - Amber Slamaite Job Talk fb Membership Mtg


Amber spoke about her role in legal interpreting and translation services. Speaker host-M Smith

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Oct 2013 Girton Memory Cafe - St Vincents Close Community Hall


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). The thirty second event. Theme - Harvest and Autumn.

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Sep 2013 Speaker - RYLA candidate Adil Kholkhar


The clubs RYLA candidate for 2013 will tell us about his experiences on the course. Speaker host-J Helmsing

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Sep 2013 Speaker meeting - GSE Team fb Club Council


Speaker host-D Ellis

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Aug 2013 Annual Sports Evening vs Rutherford - Clare College Sports Ground


The Annual Fun Sports Evening vs Rutherford Rotary Club plus Bar B Q 18.30 at Clare College Sports Ground and Pavilion, Bentley Rd, Cambridge, CB2 8AW. Come and have some fun ! Open to Members, Partners and Guests.

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Aug 2013 Speaker meeting - Laurence Brett


Speaker Host - D Adamson

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Jul 2013 Speaker Peter Hering -The history of diamonds and Citation presentation


Director Peter Hering, Cellini the Jewellers - The history of diamonds. Also IPDG Trevor Sayer to present a Presidential Citation to the club. Evening dinner with partners. Speaker host A Franklin.

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Jul 2013 Speaker - Helen Tye from Cambridge Home-Start


Helen Tye from Cambridge Home-Start will be talking about their valuable work. Speaker Host A Mumford.

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Jul 2013 Speaker Meeting - Anne Streather from Cam Sight


Anne has been Chief Executive of Cam Sight for seven years, having worked in the voluntary sector in Cambridgeshire for the previous 20 years. Speaker Host- A Slamaite, General Host T Law, Cashier A Shipp.

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Jun 2013 Speaker Maria Krisch - Ambassadorial Scholar


Maria(Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar with a special interest in human-trafficking)has taken the lead in developing a scholars project with the homeless in Cambridge. Greg will also talk. Speaker host-R de Horsey

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May 2013 Speaker meeting - Dr Philippa Noon -River Manager for the Cam fb Shadow Club Council meeting


Speaker Dr Philipa Noon River Manager for the Cam followed by Shadow club Council. Speaker host - M Frape

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Jul 2013 Entertainment Troupe visit to Abbeyfield - Histon 3pm


Old fashioned fun to listen to and join in with David, Richard, Sian, Tim, Wendy, John, Alan and Marvin.

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Jun 2013 Kids Out Day at Wimpole Hall and Farm


A fun activity day for children from the special schools around the Cambridge area.

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Aug 2013 RYLA 2013 , Grafham Water - Sat 4pm 31Aug to Sat 2pm 7Sep 2013


Rotary Young Leadership Award residential course. Rotarian and friends day Sunday 1st September 3.30 - 5.00 Join the participants and instructors for tea.

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Jun 2013 Aquabox - donated by Parkside Sixth Form College, Cambridge


A filled Aquabox is donated to the club by Jodh Dhesi - Head of the Sixth Form on behalf of Parkside Community College.

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Mar 2013 District 1080 Finals for Rotary Young Chef


The District finals for Rotary Young Chef were held at Ipswich and shared the venue with Youth Speaks. The club sponsored an entry, 9.15 to 2.00pm.

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Apr 2013 A musical evening - with partners


Musical evening with partners - Sarah Queree cello, Joseph Reynolds and Nelson Butterfield on piano, competitors in the Cambridge Rotary Young Musician Competition enthralled us with their very high standard of playing and their choice of music.

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Apr 2013 Raising Money for Starlight - London Marathon


Rtn David Adamson runs the London Marathon in aid of the childrens charity Starlight.

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Dec 2012 Christmas Weekend 1 Car Parking in Cambridge City Centre £6/day


Everyone wins! Visiting Cambridge December 2012? Use our cut-price central car parks while you shop etc and all the money will go to local/international charities -The Vet School Trust,Winter Comfort,CAMPOD,Rotary charities - sites courtesy of Camb Univ.

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Apr 2013 Out and About Event - Debate at Cambridge Union Society


CFCI Annual Debate - This House believes that 'Cambridge is Bursting at the Seams'. Free to all, Bar open.

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Mar 2013 Charity Cheque presentations - at 7.30pm by Club Council Mtg


An opportunity to meet six of the charities who will benefit from the car parking fund-raising in Dec 2012 and find out how they will use the funds. Speaker Host - David Ellis.

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Mar 2013 Auction in aid of the Naalarami School, Tanzania 6.30pm


An auction in Cottenham to raise money for the Masai School at Naalarami, Tanzania. £5 entry (including refreshments).

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Mar 2013 Club Fun Quiz Night 7.00 for 7.30pm- evening meeting with partners, Buffet meal tbc


A fun club quiz night with partners at the University Arms Hotel. Quiz Master - Jan Cooper

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Feb 2013 Round 2 District 1080 Quiz at Abbeyfield Girton 7pm.


The second round of the District Quiz 2013 - South Cambridge drawn against Letchworth.

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Mar 2013 Memory Cafe - Girton - Happy 2nd Birthday!!


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). The twenty-fifth event. Theme - Happy 2nd Birthday to the Memory Cafe!

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Feb 2013 An evening of light self-entertainment 7.00 for 7.30 with partners


Our Annual evening of self-entertainment by members. Compere D Adamson, Cashier J Helmsing.

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Jan 2013 District Quiz - first round Cambridge South vs Haverhill


South Cambridge Club vs Haverhill Club at the Red Lion, Great Wratting - to be hosted by Haverhill. WON BY SOUTH CAMBRIDGE!

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Nov 2012 Rotary Youth Speaks Public Speaking Competition hosted by St Bedes 4.15-7pm


The local area heat of the Intermediate annual national Rotary Youth Speak Competition for pupils in years 7-9 run by the club. (The District heat will be held on 2Mar13, the Regional heat on 16Mar13, both in the East Anglia region). Thank you St Bede's !

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Jan 2013 Pantomime Trip - children and their families Carver Barracks


The club is supporting the Saffron Walden Rotary Club to staff and pay for this ambitious event. Around 240 excited adults and children were treated to a visit to the Pantomime at the Arts Theatre,Cambridge then tea at the Guildhall, greeted by the Mayor.

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Feb 2013 Speaker Greg Kennedy - District Rotary Scholar from Florida


Greg is a Rotary Scholar from Florida, he is funded by the Rotary pilot scheme which is the successor to the Ambassadorial Scholarships. Speaker host M Frape, General host C Edge, Cashier D Hannay Robertson

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Jan 2013 Speaker James Hutt - Renewable Energy Sources.


A talk - topic 'Renewable energy sources.' Speaker host - D Ellis

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Jan 2013 Cambridge 4 Clubs Dinner - UAH £15 each


Annual meeting when members of the 4 clubs in Cambridge share fellowship and dinner, 6.30 for 7.00pm at the University Arms Hotel,Cambridge. Speakers will be DG Trevor Sayer and Tim Winter.

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Jan 2013 - Social - Real Tennis, Cambridge, meet 5.50pm


Come and experience a game of Real Tennis, started in the 1500s. You can opt to play and have some coaching on the unique scoring system or just to watch.

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Jan 2013 Speaker Councillor Sheila Stuart, Mayor of Cambridge fb Council Mtg


Councillor Sheila Stuart, Mayor of Cambridge has been re-elected we are fortunate to have the opportunity to hear "the next installment". Speaker host A Shipp.

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Feb 2013 Memory Cafe - Girton WI Hall, High Street CB3 0PU


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). The twenty-fourth event. Theme - Valentines Day.

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Jan 2013 - Memory Cafe - Girton WI Hall, High Street CB3 0PU


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). The twenty-third event. Theme - Pantomimes.

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Dec 2012 Christmas Weekend 4 Car Parking in Cambridge City Centre £6/day


Everyone wins! Visiting Cambridge December 2012? Use our cut-price central car parks while you shop etc and all the money will go to local/international charities -The Vet School Trust,Winter Comfort,CAMPOD,Rotary charities - sites courtesy of Camb Univ.

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Dec 2012 Christmas Weekend 3 Car Parking in Cambridge City Centre £6/day


Everyone wins! Visiting Cambridge December 2012? Use our cut-price central car parks while you shop etc and all the money will go to local/international charities -The Vet School Trust,Winter Comfort,CAMPOD,Rotary charities - sites courtesy of Camb Univ.

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Dec 2012 Christmas Weekend 2 Car Parking in Cambridge City Centre £6/day


Everyone wins! Visiting Cambridge December 2012? Use our cut-price central car parks while you shop etc and all the money will go to local/international charities -The Vet School Trust,Winter Comfort,CAMPOD,Rotary charities - sites courtesy of Camb Univ.

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Dec 2012 Memory Cafe - WI Hall, High Street, Girton CB3 0PU - Christmas Party


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). The twenty-second event. Theme - our second Christmas Party !!

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Nov 2012 Speaker Fiona Matthews - CamCAN: The science (and art) of imaging a population f/b Club Council


Dr Fiona Matthews, a specialist in neuroscience and aging, works at MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health,Cambridge. Speaker host - J Helmsing.

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Nov 2012 Social - Ten Pin Bowling at Lanes, Cambridge 6.15 for 6.30pm - No meeting at UA


Members , partners, friends and Rotaract are invited to a fun evening. Note - no meeting at the University Arms today.

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Nov 2012 Speaker - Maria KRISCH Ambassadorial scholar from Austria, fb quick Club Council


Speaker Maria KRISCH, Ambassadorial scholar from Austria. Speaker host - T Law

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Oct 2012 Speaker Mike Pinnock -The British Antartic Survey[BAS] - Evening meeting with partners 7 for 7.30pm


Speaker Mike Pinnock - new angles on the work of the Antarctic Survey - evening meeting with partners 7.00 for 7.30pm Speaker host Alan Edwards.

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Jun 2013 Evening Concert - West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge 7pm for 7.30pm


Classical Concert to enjoy and promote music and to fundraise for charity through ticket sales.Tickets available from the ADC Box Office - www.adcticketing.com, 01223 300085 and Park Street, Cambridge CB5 8AS.

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Feb 2013 Cambridge area Rotary Young Musician of the Year - Leys School, Cambridge CB2 7AD


This annual,national Rotary music competition for solo instrumentalists and singers starts with a preliminary competition 2nd February 2013 (and District competition 23Feb13)at the Leys School, Cambridge - organised by the Cambridge South Rotary Club.

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Dec 2012 Family Christmas Lunch - Speaker Roger Daw 12.30pm


A festive social meal with family and friends. Roger will speak about 'How Rotary changed my life' Speaker Host - R Birchenall, General Host - D Baldry, Cashier - Alan Franklin.

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Dec 2012 Christmas Weekend Car Parking in Cambridge City Centre £6/day


Visiting Cambridge December 2012? Use our cut-price central car parks while you shop etc and all the money will go to local/international charities -The Vet School Trust,Winter Comfort,CAMPOD and Rotary charities - sites courtesy of Cambridge University.

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Nov 2012 Rotary Young Chef Competition hosted by Comberton Village College


The local area heat of a national competition run by the club to find Rotary Young Chef of the Year.(The District Final will be held 2 Mar13, the Regional Final will be 16 Mar13, both in District 1080) . Thank you Comberton Village College!

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Nov 2012 Memory Cafe - WI Hall, High Street, Girton CB3 0PU


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Theme - Bonfire Night. The twenty-first event.

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Oct 2012 Annual John's Jug Golf Tournament


Annual informal club golf tournament.

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Oct 2012 Rotary Peace Seminar - Bradford University


An opportunity to meet the current team of international Peace Scholars studying at Bradford and to hear their stories after 15 months of focused study.

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Oct 2012 Speaker - Kyle Maggard, Rotary Scholar form USA.


Speaker host - R Birchenall

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Oct 2012 PRESENTATION of Football Trophies - the Tommy McLafferty Cup


Official Presentation of Trophies to the Winners and Runners up of the annual Tommy McLafferty 5-aside Football Cup.

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Oct 2012 Memory Cafe - WI Hall, High Street, Girton CB3 0PU


The Memory Cafe welcomes All. A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). Theme - Autumn and Writing from 1930 to the iPad. The twentieth event.

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Oct 2012 Speaker Ms T Sandeman-Charles - save5.org.uk


What is Save5 all about? Would you donate or take an organ if you needed one? More than 10,000 people in the UK current need a transplant,of these, 1,000 die each year that is 3 a day. Speaker host A Shipp,

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Sep 2012 Principal Speaker - General Sir Mike Jackson, attending Cambridge Club Charter Dinner


Joint meeting with Rotary Club of Cambridge - celebrating "World Peace Day" and their 90th Charter Dinner. University Arms Hotel 6.30 for 7.00pm.

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Sep 2012 'Peace One Day?' - Talks and Debates to Cambridge Village and 6th form Colleges


Two days of TALKS on Conflict Resolution to Village and VI Form Colleges lead by Rotary Peace Scholar Ana Zavala Guillen and a DEBATE 4-7pm between six VI Form Colleges hosted by Hills Road on Mon 24thSep 2012 (followed by a meal for members and guests).

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Sep 2012 Speaker Steve King-Underwood - The Naalarami School, f/b Club Council


Steve King-Underwood visited the School in May 2012 with Nik Percival. "To say the trip was life changing is no exaggeration and .... a very humbling experience." Speaker host B Sadler.

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Sep 2012 Speaker - Stuart Jessop, Fund raising walk


Stuart has just completed a 2,600 mile walk around the whole edge of England raising much needed funds for SANE and Anxiety UK, for mental health awareness. Speaker Host D Hannay Robertson.

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Sep 2012 Visit to Cambridge Veterinary School 6.15 pm ( No meeting at University Arms Hotel)


Visit to Cambridge Veterinary School, partners welcome to attend. Visit starts at 6.15.pm. Followed by a pub meal.

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Aug 2012 Speaker Rtn Ron Febrey - Progress with the Naalarami School project


Rotarian Ron Febrey - Rotary Club of Arusha Golden Sunrise, Tanzania - the delights and problems of supporting the school building project. Speaker host S Franklin

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Aug 2012 Speaker Marilyn Cuthbert - the Samaritans


The work of the Samaritans. Speaker Host John H.

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Aug 2012 Punting and a Picnic on the Kings' Backs


An evening of fun punting along the Backs with special access to Kings' riverbank for a picnic - arranged by David Adamson.

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Aug 2012 Memory Cafe - Girton WI Hall, High Street CB3 0PU


A warm welcome for people with dementia or other problems associated memory loss (and their families / carers). This is the eighteenth event. Topic of the day - living through a World War as an evacuee.

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Jul 2012 Speaker Dr Simon Poole - Healthy Eating


Evening meeting with partners, 7.00 for 7.30pm. Members, partners and guests enjoyed a stimulating talk and demonstration around various issues associated with healthy eating. Speaker host R de Horsey,

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Jul 2012 Speakers - Our Website - Paul Dover and Sian Franklin


How to use and take advantage of the recent developments in the RIBI template used for the club website. Speaker host D Adamson, General host J Helmsing, Cashier A Franklin.

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Jul 2012 Memory Cafe - Girton WI Hall, High Street, CB3 0PU


A warm welcome from Richard ! This is the seventeenth event. On the theme of sunny, Bucket and Spade Summer Holidays. Did you hear Richard talking to Christopher South on Radio Cambridge Sunday 24 June 2012 ??

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Jun 2012 Club Barbeque - Harlton (no meeting at the University Arms)


The Club's annual Bar-B-Que is an informal end of year evening of steak, jacket potatoes and salads followed by strawberries and cream with chocolate gateaux, lubricated by a glass (or two) of wine or juice. 6.30pm - at John's house, Harlton.

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Jun 2012 Charity Concert West Road Concert Hall Cambridge 7.30pm


Charity Concert at West Road Road Concert Hall - Saturday 23rd June 2012, in association with the City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra conducted by Robert Hodge. Featured are Soprano Lauren Zolezzi, Baritone Gareth John with the Cambridge Orpheus singers.

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Jun 2012 Mini Olympics - run by the South Cambridgeshire Schools Partnership, at Wilbeforce Road CB3 0EQ


43 local Primary Schools come together for a day of sporting fun each year. Approx 1300 year 4 children were involved.

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Jun 2012 Speaker Meeting - John Miller


Simon and John, two rotary ambassadorial students, attended the meeting. Speaker host T Law, General host G Pearson, Cashier B Sadler

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Jun 2012 Memory Cafe - Girton WI Hall, High Street, CB3 0PU


A Jubilee Celebration - open for all, especially those suffering from memory loss and their carers and families. This is the sixteenth event.

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May 2012 International Dinner - Polish


The Annual International Dinner was held at the polish Polonia Club, Chesterton Road, Cambridge. An opportunity for members, partners and guests to enjoy a 'new' cuisine and a talk. (This replaced the usual weekly meeting at the University Arms Hotel).

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May 2012 Tommy McLafferty Football Tournament for Homeless communities


The Tommy McLafferty football tournament for members of the Homeless Communities around Cambridge was played at Abbey Leisure Complex, Whitehill Road Cambridge on Sunday 13th May under a rare blue sky. 8 teams played in two leagues followed by playoffs.

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May 2012 Memory Cafe - Girton WI Hall, High Str, Girton CB3 0PU


Open to all with memory issues and their families / carers. This is the fifteenth event.

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Apr 2012 Speaker Andy Adamson - Olympic Park Update and Games time Transport - Evening meeting with partners


Andy has for the last few years worked for the Olympics and Paralympics, including taking groups of visitors round the contruction programme. All together a fascinating and informative evening for Rotarians and their partners.

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Apr 2012 Speaker Per Hall, reconstructive surgeon - Operation Smile


Dr Per Hall describes his 5 visits to Ethiopia and India with "Operation Smile" concluding with Ethiopia in March 2012. On this visit a small team of 8 trained and supervised operations carried out by local medical people. See link for more information.

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Apr 2012 South Cambridge Club at the RIBI Conference Bournemouth


23 members and partners attended the RIBI Conference for which the Club was awarded the Cule Lewis trophy. It was presented by the RIBI President Ray Burman to Club President. Members were impressed by the wide range of inspiring speakers and events.

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Apr 2012 Memory Cafe, Girton WI Hall, High Street, Girton, CB3 0PU


The Easter Memory Cafe was well attended and over 20 customers enjoyed the lovely sunny morning, refreshments and entertainment.This is the fourteenth event.

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Mar 2012 Club 46th Charter Dinner - Selwyn College


The Rotary Club of South Cambridge invited Rotarians, their partners and their guests to their 46th CHARTER NIGHT which was held at Selwyn College, Cambridge on Friday 30th March 2012. DG Tom Griffin was represented by IPDG Rodney Howell.

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Mar 2012 Charitable presentations and Club Business meeting


Presentations by and to the charities chosen to benefit from the funds raised by our Christmas Car Parking preceded the review of club projects and activities and consideration of agenda items at the recent Rotary District Council Meeting.

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Feb 2012 Speaker, Saxon Brettell - Managing Director Piametrics Cambridge - Annual 4 clubs meeting


Saxon's talk entitled "Now I'm 64 - what are the economic challenges and consequences of the greying of the UK population?" He presented a detailed picture of population dynamics for world, UK and other selected countries looking forward to 2090.

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Feb 2012 Charity Concert West Road Concert Hall Cambridge


The Charity Concert again attracted a full house to enjoy the Cambridge Symphony orchestra conducted by Leon Lovett performing a stimulating programme with captivating performances from the soloists, Guy Johnson, Stuart Jackson and Anna Douglas.

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Feb 2012 Speakers Alexander McKinnon and Simon Prigent - Ambassadorial Scholars


Alexander from Dalby, South Queensland is studying International Law and Simon is from Southern France and studying Applied Mathematics. Speaker hosts P Dover & T Gardner, General host M Smith, Cashier A Shipp

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Feb 2012 Comberton Village College Interact Club


The Comberton Village College Interact Club, sponsored by RC of South Cambridge, was chartered on 19 November 2002. The current President is Alexandria Van den Oever. This page gives an overview of the Charter event and recent activities.

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Jan 2012 Evening meeting with partners and guests - Burn's Night - 7.00 for 7.30pm


An evening of self entertainment by way of light ritual, songs, verse and food - a most enjoyable event lead by our Chieftain David Adamson who surprised all by also introducing Ciorsdadh Watts (Murray Edwards College) with her Clarsach (Celtic Harp).

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Dec 2011 Family Christmas lunch - speakers Christopher and Janet South, Radio Cambridge 12.30 for 1.00pm


Janet and Christopher South offered our meeting a menu from which to select short, entertaining, descriptive talks covering incidents that have occurred during their extensive world travels.

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Dec 2011 Christmas Car Parking in Cambridge City Centre


Visiting Cambridge ? - Use our car parks close to city centre for your shopping and benefit local and international charities. Each Saturday and Sunday from 3rd to 24th December plus 27th December and 2nd January using sites courtesy of the University.

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Speaker Lesley-Ann Parker - Her experience in the British Endurance Equestrian Team


Lesley-Ann gave us a fascinating talk about the background, preparation and participation in this gruelling sport for both horse and rider.

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Dec 2011 Christmas Car Parking in Cambridge City Centre


Our first Saturday and Sunday raised £3,500 using sites courtesy of the University.

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Youth Speaks for school years 7-9 hosted by St Bedes Inter-Faith School


St Bede's B team win the Cambridge Rotary under 14 Youth Speaks competition for the second consecutive year with Netherhall school team runners up.

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Speaker Paul Dover - off-road experiences in Morocco and the Sahara


We heard of some of the trials and tribulations and some of the triumphs and all illuminated by these excellent photos.

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Nov 2011 Memory Cafe, Girton WI Hall, High Street, Girton, CB3 0PU


Memory Cafe's increasing success - being held on the first Friday of each month. This is the ninth event when all with memory challenges and their carers are welcome.

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Welcome evening for D1080 Ambassadorial scholars


An introduction to the 7 Inbound scholars to D1080, the Cambridge Rotaract President and the 2012-13 D1080 scholar.

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Oct 2011 Speakers Claire McDonnell and Claire Roe South Cambs SSP -Leadership Academy Bursary Scheme and Mini Olympics


The Partnership covers 52 schools in the local area and is available to 14k young people in the 5 - 18 age range.

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D6510 GSE visit


3 members hosted 2 team members and gave the team an introductory tour of Cambridge.

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Oct 2011 Memory Cafe, Girton WI Hall, High Street, Girton, CB3 0PU


Memory-Cafe first came to Cambridgeshire on 4th March 2011. They are held on the first Friday of each month. This is the eighth event when all with Memory challenges and their carers are welcome.

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Speaker - Cmdr Simon Staley, RN Presentation Team RAF NORTHOLT


The excellent presentation by Cmdr Staley and his 3 team members, including a message from the First Sea Lord gave an inspiring picture of the RN now and for the future. Speaker host D Adamson

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Sep 2011 Walking weekend, Derbyshire


7 members enjoyed a fabulous weekend of fellowship and exercise in glorious sunshine around Bakewell.

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Fellowship meeting - Debate about the worth of RIBI


“This Club believes RIBI is a worthwhile investment in time, energy and membership funds and is to be commended to other parts of RI.” General host R Birchenall, Cashier J Williams

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Sep 2011 Cambridgeshire Young Person of the Year


Musa Kamara, winner of the Player of the Homeless Football tournament in 2010 goes on to win third place in the YPOY held in Peterborough Cathedral.

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Sep 2011 Punting evening from Kings College


Punting from Kings College, gathered at 6.00pm followed by punting and a picnic on the College lawn, courtesy of Kings College.

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Speaker Jill Thompson - British Antarctic Survey - South Pole Experience/Halley IV Project Revisited


Jill's knowledge about the history, politics, science and technical challenges of operating in the Antarctic made for a fascinating introduction to the important work that this goes on at the bottom of our planet. Evening meeting with partners.

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Aug 2011 Tommy McLafferty Football Tournament for the Homeless - Awards at Abbey Stadium, Cambridge


Awards to the winning team Winter Comfort and YMCA the Runners up were made during the half time break of the Cambridge United' home match on Tuesday. There was also a bucket collection for Winter Comfort at the match which raised £340.

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Jul 2011 Multi Sports evening Clare College Sports Ground


6.00 pm Multi sports in competition with Cambridge Rutherford Rotary Club followed by a barbecue at Clare College Sports Ground off Bentley Road.

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Jul 2011 Speaker Alan Franklin - new Rtn - my job talk


Alan gave a captivating talk describing his early career and a major contract for London Underground.

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Club Handover- A welcome to our new president David Ellis


IPP Michael Lang identified his personal highlights from the very full and successful year. He then handed the President's chain to David Ellis who congratulated Michael on wise council and leadership.

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End of Year Barbecue


Club barbecue, at 96 High Street, Harlton courtesy of John and Molly Helmsing was a great success on a glorious evening

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Jun 2011 South Cambs School Sports partnership Mini Olympics, Cambridge University Athletics track Wilberforce Road


The mini-Olympics for year 4 children from 43 local primary schools, approx. 1300 competitors in total.

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Speaker Chris Lang - Preparing and training for the carbon economy in the built environment


Club members enjoyed a fascinating talk last Monday, delivered by Chris Lang, Vice Principle of Cambridge Regional College.

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Speaker Martin Clark - Social Enterprise--Future Business in Cambridge


Speaker host R de Horsey,

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Jun 2011 Rotary Kids Out - Wimpole Hall and Farm


The club entertained a group of disadvantaged children from Castle School, Cambridge at Wimpole with a tour of the farm animals and a range of fun activities.

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May 2011 Tommy McLafferty Football Tournament for the Homeless -


10 teams played incl. Winter Comfort, Jimmy's Night Shelter, Emmaus, and South Cambridge Rotary Club at Abbey Leisure Complex, Whitehill Road Cambridge CB5 8NT It was followed by a hot snack for all involved at 5.00 pm.

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May 2011 Memory Cafe, Girton WI Hall, High Street, Girton, CB3 0PU


Memory-Cafe came to Cambridgeshire on 4th March. This is the third event when all with Memory challenges and their carers are welcome.

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South Cambridge attending RIBI Conference Dublin


President-elect and 4 members and their wives attended and enjoyed the conference. See the photo gallery

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45th Charter Dinner - Selwyn College, 7.00 for 7.30


Members, partners and guests enjoyed the wit and humour of RIBI President-elect Ray Burman the principal speaker. Past President John Helmsing was awarded a Paul Harris Fellowship by DG Rodney Howell

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Apr 2011 Memory Cafe, Girton WI Hall, High Street, Girton, CB3 0PU


Memory-Cafe came to Cambridgeshire on 4th March. This is the second event when all with Memory challenges and their carers are welcome.

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Mar 2011 Memory Cafe, Girton WI Hall, High Street, Girton, CB3 0PU


Memory-Cafe came to Cambridgeshire on 4th March. The grand opening was by local MP and Secretary of State for Health, Andrew Lansley CBE.

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Speaker Chris Elliott Cambridge News - Your local newspaper - does it have a future?


There were also presentations to the 5 charities chosen to benefit from the Christmas Concert and Car Parking receipts.

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Speaker Martin Roach - Cycling and blogging to Lebanon & back


Martin Roach enthralled the gathering with a fascinating account of his journey to the Lebanon. See more below....

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Speaker Richard Lyon, Chartered Architect and Honorary Member, Squadron No. 234 “Known unto God”;


The tracing of a “Missing in Action” Spitfire Pilot.

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Speaker District Governor Rodney Howells


The DG's views on the way ahead. Also, Ian Hill, Marketing manager for DeVere hotels presented a cheque in recognition of the promotional benefit of the club's website.

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Dec 2010 Christmas Car Parking in Cambridge City Centre


Visiting Cambridge ? - Use our car parks close to city centre for your shopping and benefit local and International charities. Each Saturday and Sunday from 4th December to 2nd January plus 27 & 28th December using sites courtesy of Cambridge University.

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Christmas Family lunch - Speaker Jo Cobb, Head Gardener at Murray Edwards (New Hall) College.


Jo Cobb exhibited at the 2007 Chelsea Flower Show to portray her ideas and strategy used in the Murray-Edwards College garden. Speaker host T Law

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Dec 2010 Christmas Charity Concert - Handel's Messiah


The City of Cambridge Symphony Orchestra, soloists and the Cambridge Orpheus Singers and conducted by Leon Lovett in association with Rotary Club of South Cambridge at West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge, 7.30pm for the benefit of Macmillan Cancer Support.

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Rotary Young Chef


Young people (under 18 on 31 Aug 2010) prepared, cooked and served a three course meal for two people at an ingredient cost of not more than £15 at Impington Village College at 1.00pm.

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Youth Speaks for school years 7-9


8 teams of three from 6 Cambridge and local Village Colleges participated. The winners were St Bede's girls team with the Perse Girls school team runners up.

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Speaker - Bob Archibald The Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution Farming Charity in its 150th Year


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Speaker Peter Carr - Standing Start


Peter spoke with passion about living with paralysis of the lower spine following a motor cycle accident.

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Sep 2010 Visit of Szeged Rotarians and partners


A party of 13 were hosted and entertained to tours of the University and Ely Cathedral.

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Speakers Ron Febrey and Paul Percival -Tanzanian School project


Speaker host B Sadler

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Jul 2010 Punting evening from Kings College


Punting from Kings College Time

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Club Handover - A welcome to our new president Michael Lang


Out going president David gave a stimulating reflection on the club's achievements in 09-10. Michael Lang followed with an equally encouraging message for 2010-11.

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Jun 2010 Club barbecue with wives and partners - Our celebration of a successful year


7.00 for 7.30 pm at John and Molly Helmsing's home at 96 High Street, Harlton.

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Speaker - Nick Chrimes – Author of ‘Cambridge – Treasure island in the Fens’ - The University & Town of Cambridge


Presentation of £1400 to Anne Streather Chief Executive of Camsight from Car Parking fund. We also enjoyed the company of two visiting Rotarians from the Oregon and New Zealand.

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Evening meeting with wives Speaker Alison Horsley – Area Fund Raising Manager; South Cambs/West Norfolk The East Anglian Air Ambulance


With Szeged Rotarians and wives and Mayor of Cambridge, Councillor Sheila Stuart.

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Speaker - Jo Castleton- Fund raising team member, Starlight Children’s Foundation - The work of ‘Starlight’


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Apr 2010 Football Tournament for the Homeless - Clare College Sports Ground, Bentley Road, Cambridge


Football bringing together teams from Winter Comfort, Jimmy's Night Shelter, Emmaus, with teams from the Police and South Cambridge Rotary Club. Followed by a barbecue at 5.00 pm (cost £5/head)

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Speaker - Chloe Cockerill MBE, MA, – The Churches Conservation Trust - St George.


Following Chloe's excellent talk there was a presentation to Dr Pam Kenny on behalf of MAGPAS from the proceeds of the FEB. concert.

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Apr 2010 Stroke Awareness Day - Know your Blood Pressure, Grafton Centre Cambridge


In association with the Stroke Association and St John's Ambulance at the Grafton Centre Cambridge 9.00am - 5.00pm. Raising the awareness of the benefits of monitoring your bllod pressure including the links with strokes when it climbs too high.

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44th Charter Dinner - Selwyn College, 7.00 for 7.30


Members, partners and guests welcome. David Howarth MP is delighted to be our speaker.

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Speaker - Graham Ball; Regional Director –The Prince’s Trust - East of England. Work of The Princes Trust.


A presentation of £1400 to Victoria Seabright on behalf of Home-start from Car Parking Fund preceded the talk by Graham Ball

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Mar 2010 Speaker - Major Mike Thorp; Retired Gurkha officer - Serving with the Gurkhas and the work of The Gurkha Welfare Trust.


An interesting talk, enjoyed by all present. Followed by the presentation of a cheque accepted by Caroline Buggust on behalf of the Castle Special School.

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Feb 2010 Charity Orchestral Concert, West Road Concert Hall 7.30 pm


Pianoforte soloist Tom Poster. The programme attracted and captivated a full house. markus@cbscentres.co.uk Proceeds in aid of MAGPAS

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Speaker - Andrew Hill – Ambassadorial Scholar + Mentoring Rotarian Sheri Muniz from San Antonio,


Andrew Hill and Rotarian District Governor Nominee Sheri Muniz from San Antonio Texas respectively spoke of their study and career aspirations and the Rotary projects in D5840.

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Burns' night with traditional entertainment


President David Adamson giving the toast to the Immortal Memory of Robert Burns

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Dec 2009 Christmas Car Parking in Cambridge City Centre


Visiting Cambridge - Use our car parks close to city centre for your shopping to benefit local and International charities each Saturday and Sunday from 5th December to 3rd January plus 27 & 28th December using sites courtesy of the University.

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Speaker - Cathy Hembry; Director, Winter Comfort Charity Homelessness, the services the Charity provides and its funding..


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Speaker - John Canton ; Regional Director, Institute of Civil Engineers. Transport in the East of England


John gave a wide ranging revue of proposed housing developments in the Eastern Region and the totally inadequate infrastructure for both road and rail. We also enjoyed a presentation to Starlight.

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Family Christmas Lunch – Annie Aris ‘The Laughter Specialists’


Annie explained her work in childrens' hospital wards and schools and of her aspirations from her new charity. And then had the audience in tears of laughter with her antics.

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Speaker Andrew T. Hable, Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar


Andrew from Fort Atkinson WI USA is studying for an MPhil in Sustainable Engineering in Downing College, Host Councillor Edward Thackray Cambridge RC.

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Rotary Young Chef - South Cambridge


This annual competition for students under 18 - a challenge to produce a three course meal for 2 people, spending not more than £14 (2009)on ingredients. It was hosted by Impington Village College.

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Cambridge Rotary Youth Speaks for years 7-9


The Netherhall Boys team came out worthy winners with their subject "Fast cars are no good on today's roads".

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Real Tennis evening - Grange Road - 5.45 for 6.00pm No meeting at the University Arms


Organiser T Gardner. Members enjoyed which for most was their first try at Real Tennis The University Club provided and exhibition of how to do it followed by our coaching/taster session of Real Tennis.

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Jul 2009 Cambridge Clubs Multi Sports evening


Multi Sports evening with Rutherford, Cambridge, South Cambridge and Cambridge Rotaract clubs at Clare College Sports Ground.

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New members


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Club barbecue June 2007


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Rotary Young Chef Competition 2008


Young Chef

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South West Area Presidents Aug. 2006


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Supplying Rumanian Orphanage March 2005


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Youth Speaks


Youth Speaks is an annual national event to promote confidence in public speaking.

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