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Pig Roast at Lower Hook Farm


The Pig Roast raises funds for various charities.

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President's Dinner


The President's Dinner at De Vere Alexandra House.

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Rotary Car Boot Sale on Sunday 7th May 2017


Car Boot Sale on 7th May.

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Metal Detectorists Rally 2017


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

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Junior Schools Quiz 2017


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

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Junior Youth Speaks Competition 2017


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

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Charity Fun Run in Lydiard Park


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

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Rotary Car Boot Sale on Sunday 4th September 2016


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

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Lunchtime Meeting with speaker, Dee Freeston


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

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Presentation to HMS Turbulent


The Rotary Club of Royal Wootton Bassett & District donated £100 to the Sea Scouts of HMS Turbulent. The funds were raised over the Christmas period.

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Tiger Sharks win Youth Challenge 2016


The "Challenge" aims to encourage competition and friendly rivalry between local community youth groups for prizes up to £500. The Youth Challenge is hosted by both Rotary Clubs of Royal Wootton Bassett.

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President's Lunch


The President's Summer Luncheon at Wellington Barn, Calstone.

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Visitors from Kalundborg


Our Rotary Club hosted eighteen guests from the Rotary Club of Kalundborg in Denmark.

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Rotary Car Boot Sale on Sunday 1st May 2016


Another Rotary Car Boot Sale at Lower Hook Farm. CAR B0OT SALE - 1.00pm - at Lower Hook Farm, Royal Wootton Bassett, SN4 8EF.

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Metal Detectorists Rally 2016


20th Annual Rotary Rally for Metal Detectorists

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Rotary Weymouth Conference


Some of 0ur club's delegates at the Conference.

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Call My Wine Bluff


A wine tasting with a difference!

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Junior Youth Speaks Competition


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

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Lunchtime Meeting


Gill gave an excellent picture of her working life and we also welcomed Ray to our Club.

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Junior Youth Speaks Competition


A public speaking competition involving six local schools.

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Walking Wiltshire


An opportunity to walk parts of Wiltshire with other walkers.

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Lunchtime Meeting with Speaker


At our lunchtime meeting, our speakers, Cerian and Phil gave us a very good understanding of the way the Samaritans operate.

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Delegates at the Giant's Causeway and in Belfast


A photo from the Giant's Causeway - the most visited National Trust property - as well as some photos of other activities.

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Metal Detectorists Rally 2015


19th Annual Rotary Rally for Metal Detectorists

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Photographs of a number of recent donations to local causes.

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Charity Fun Run in Lydiard Park


A Fun Run organised by Local Rotary clubs to raise funds for the Wiltshire Air Ambulance Charitable Trust.

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Rotary Car Boot Sale


Another Rotary Car Boot Sale at Lower Hook Farm.

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International Committee BBQ


The International Committee held a big BBQ Buffet to raise funds for the Calabash Trust.

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Council Recommendations and Presentations


Two guests from two different charities were invited to our lunchtime meeting for each to receive a donation from our Rotary Club.

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Pig Roast


Pig Roast with spot the cowpat prizes

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Youth Challenge 2014


A highly successful "Challenge" encouraged competition and friendly rivalry between eight local community youth groups for top prizes of £250 and £500. The Youth Challenge is hosted by both Rotary Clubs of Royal Wootton Bassett.

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Metal Detectorists Rally 2014


18th Annual Rotary Rally for Metal Detectorists

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Shoebox collection from RWB Academy


Shoebox collection

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Charity Fashion Show


Our ladies modelled some stunning outfits, our audience bagged some great bargains and hundreds of pounds were raised for charitable causes.

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Boules Ditrict Competiition


The final of the Boules (Petanque)competition.

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Pig Race Night


As expected, our Pig Race evening was a great night of fun. Take a look at the slide show.

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Pig Roast 2013


Lower Hook Farm once again hosted our annual Pig Roast!

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Barbeque for Lyneham Primary School Fete


Tony LLewellyn, Dave and Sheila Fenwick and Allison Bucknell set up and ran the Barbeque for Lyneham Primary School Fete 6th July. Their profit of 385 pounds was donated to the school.

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President's Night


A special night arranged on behalf of the Club President.

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Youth Challenge


A competition with physical and intellectual challenges for young teams from Royal Wootton Bassett and district.

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Lunchtime Meeting with speaker


We had an interesting talk from two members of the Swindon Down's Syndrome Group.

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Schools Quiz 2013


Pupils from six schools in and around Royal Wootton Bassett competed in this annual general knowledge contest. Click on "Read more" to see slideshow!

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Metal Detectorists Rally 2013


A rally for Metal Detectorists orgainised by the members of the Rotary Club of Royal Wootton Bassett and District.

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Broad Town 'Big Gig'


From mid-afternoon to very late at night, members of the Club served food to those attending the Music Festival and, in so doing, managed to raise more than 500 pounds for charity.

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Youth Speaks Competition


A contest involving six local schools

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Photography Award


Aimie Catheline takes second place in the RIBI Young Photographer Competition. Click on "read more" to see her winning pictures.

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Santa's Sleigh


In the weeks leading up to Christmas, both Rotary clubs of Royal Wootton Bassett guided Santa's Sleigh around the town and also to several districts around the town.

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Rotary Christmas Dinner


In the lead up to Christmas, members of both RWB Rotary clubs dined together at Marsh Farm Hotel. Click on "Read more..." to see the slideshow.

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Young Chef Competition


The competition aims to encourage young people of secondary school age to develop a range of skills involved in the preparation of a two- or three-course meal.

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Charity Shop


From 3rd November to 8th December, the Club opened and ran a charity shop in Borough Fields, Royal Wootton Bassett.

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Trip to SS Great Britain


A score of Club members and friends took a coach to have lunch aboard the historic SS Great Britain. Lunch was followed by a thorough guided tour of the ship including a viewing from the bottom of the dry dock.

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Fashion Show


A Fashion Show at the Memorial Hall, Royal Wootton Bassett.

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Radio Programme from a Shelterbox


BBC Wiltshire Radio broadcast their midday programme from a Shelterbox in a Rotary member's garden.

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What a great Car Boot Sale!


On Sunday 26 August we had a rare sunny day for the Car Boot Sale at Lower Hook Farm and this helped us to raise more than nine hundred pounds for charity.

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President's Party


President's party and dedication of club.

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Pig Roast 2012


Despite the threat of heavy rain and showers as well as the lure of a British player in the Wimbledon men's final, the Royal Wootton Bassett and District Pig Roast 2012 was a great success.

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Lunchtime meeting - business


The first Club meeting of the new Rotary year and the handover to the new Club officers.

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Diamond Jubilee Celebrations


Royal Wootton Bassett High Street Festival

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Visit to Cotswold Airport


A late afternoon visit to the airport

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London Weekend


A first hand account of a weekend in London.

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The Olympic Flame reaches Royal Wootton Bassett!


The Olympic Flame was carried through Royal Wootton Bassett!

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Lunchtime meeting with speaker


The 100th anniversary of the establishment of The Royal Flying Corps

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President's Night


President's Night

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Lunchtime meeting with speaker


The building of CERN

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Lunchtime meeting - fellowship


Presentation of cheques and a thank you for those who hosted our metal detecting rally

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Metal Detectors Rally 2012


On Saturday, 320 metal detectorists from all over the country descended on a farm close to Lydiard Park, invited by the Rotary Club of Royal Wootton Bassett and District to search for interesting artefacts.

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Visit of RIBI President


RIBI President, Ray Burman, joined us for our normal lunchtime meeting.

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Visit by Kalundborg Club


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River trip to Bath


A cruise to and from Bath on the Pulteney Princess

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2011 Cricket Match


Annual Cricket Match

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Afternoon Tea and Club Dedication


President Richard and Andy invited Club members and partners for afternoon tea.

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2011/12 Handover Meeting


Handover

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2012 District Conference at Bristol


A report from the District Conference

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Metal Detectors Rally 2011


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Presidents Night 2011


Swindon Steam Museum

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Young Chef competition


Local schools compete to select the best young chef who will go on to District (and potentially National) competition.

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Metal Detectors Rally 2010


A good haul for metal dectorists

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Life Education Centre


A charity supported by the club, aiming to provide children with the knowledge and skills needed to make the right decisions in life (e.g. about drugs and alcohol).

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Cricket Match - Goatacre Cricket Club


The annual match between WB & District Rotary Club and WB Town Rotary Club.

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Pig Roast


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Canal Trip


An evening on the Kennett & Avon Canal with jazz band, pub stop, and fish and chip supper.

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Presidents Night 2010


President Barry welcomes members and friends to a fun-filled evening at Marsh Farm

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Lake District Trip


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RIBI Conference, Bournemouth


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Shelter boxes start to arrive in Haiti


Wootton Bassett Rotary Clubs provide 4 Shelter Boxes to Haiti

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