Photo Galleries

Rotary Young Chef 2015-16 Regional Final March 2016


Young Chefs gather at Paignton for a competition to select the Young Chef who enters the National Finals in April.

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2016-03-12 Les Creux Pump Track


Planting and maintaining trees to screen the Pump Track from neighbours.

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Second Wednesday Lunch


Second Wednesday Lunch at the Pomme d'Or.

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Wednesday 27th of July 2016


Rotary welcomes Magda Chmielewska Honorary Polish Consul to Jersey and presents the Graeme Le Quesne award to Dave and Betty Ellis.

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PeaceJam 2016 UK Conference


240 young people join Nobel Peace Laureate Rigoberta Mench Tum to learn about how they can effect Change for the Good in their lives.

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First Rotary Dinner at the Refurbished Club


A celebration of the club's redevelopment attended by members of the Family of Rotary in Jersey

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Books for Schools Uganda


A Global Grant Project to which we contributed £3,000.

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Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland Conference


Bournemouth April 2016

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Community Meeting 3rd March 2016


A meeting of supporters to identify areas of common interest where working together would reap benefits.

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Rotary Young Chef 2015-16 - District Final Feb 2016


Megan McDonagh represents Jersey at the District Finals in Bournemouth

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Purple Pinkie time in Jersey


A fund raising flag day to raise funds to EndPolioNow

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2014-01-13 India declared Polio Free


Our friends at Chandigarh Rotary Club celebrate years of hard work.

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The New Club in action - Feb 2016


After 8 months work the Good Companions Club is open again in its new 21st century home. It looks marvellous!

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Good Companions Club Opening


An opportunity to thank the professionals who helped us to renovate the club and to show His Excellency General Sir John McColl and Lady McColl the club premises.

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Rotary Young Chef 2015-16 - Jersey Final January 2016


Eight young chefs compete for the title Rotary Young Chef Jersey 2015-16 and the opportunity to compete in regional finals in February at Bournemouth

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Ready for the Members to Return


Almost there! Our refurbished building is being given the final touches before our members return tomorrrow 24th November.

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Jersey Porridge Day 2015


£4,000 raised for Mary's Meals on 15th October 2015

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Megan Mc Donagh Rotary Jersey Young Chef of the year 2015-16


Also winner of the genuine Jersey Trophy for the best use of local produce.

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Jess Collins


representing Les Quennevais School

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Erica de Carres


Representing Les Quennevais School

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Rhiannon Le Maistre


representing Jersey College for Girls

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Lilly Sinclair


representing Jersey College for Girls

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Daisy Smith


Representing Les Quennevais

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Tilly Theron


representing Beaulieu Convent School

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Sophie Walker


representing Jersey College for Girls

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Young Chef 2015 District and Regional Results


Emma Preisig of Beaulieu Convent School represents Jersey at the District Finals in Bournemouth and then at Regional ones in Minehead, Emma is seen here receiving her prize in Bournemouth from the Mayor and the Rotary President

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2015-11-05 The 21st Century Club building


The building has now been handed back to us and is expected to open on 23rd November.

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Student Peace Debate 2nd October 2015


The Chief Minister chairs a debate between students from all 9 island secondary schools.

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PeaceJam at Jersey Live


The Beaulieu Action Group (T-Bag) join with PeaceJam Winchester to showcase PeaceJam at Jersey Live

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KidsOut Day 2015


80 disadvantaged youngsters and their carers enjoy a day out at the a'Maizin Adventure Park

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Schools' Porridge Day 3rd October 2014 as it happens.


Jersey's schoolchildren enjoy a Porridge breakfast and learn about Mary's Meals.

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BeachAbility


Helping the disabled to enjoy the pleasure of our island beaches.

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Progress on Renovation 12th September 2015


The building works near completion

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2015 Award Carole Anne Robins


An award in memory of the life of Rotarian Graeme Le Quesne.

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Jersey a Rotary Peace Community


The Declaration of Jersey as a Rotary Peace Community took place on Friday 8th May 2015 at a ceremony held at The Town Hall, St Helier.

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2015 Handover Dinner


The annual changing of the Club's Officers for a new Rotary Year starting each 1st July.

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2015-08-09 Lions Pedal Car Grand Prix


Our team of 5 helps the Lions Club to raise funds for local causes.

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Progress on Renovation 6th August 2015


Main structural work almost complete and new windows are installed.

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2015 Young Enterprise Regional Finals


Teams from across the UK compete in the South East regional finals at Guildford Cathedral.

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Peace Debate - States Chamber 19th Sept. 2014


40 senior students from 8 schools debate International and Local Peace issues under the chairmanship of The Chief Minister Senator Ian Gorst. A keynote address was presented by His Excellency General Sir John McColl Lieutenant Governor of Jersey.

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Peace Dinner and Revd. Jongi Zihle


A dinner giving members of the island's community an opportunity to hear The Chief Minister Senator Ian Gorst, Revd. Jongi Zihle and students who participated in the Student Peace Debate, giving their views on Peace and the Rotary Peace Island Programme.

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2015-06-19 Rotary Charity Golf day


15 teams of four all taking part to raise funds for Teenage Cancer Trust and Good Companions Club

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Progress on Renovation at 17th June 2015


Block work and Steel work progressing well.

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Progress on Renovation at 27th May 2015


Yes things are hapenning fast.

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Progress on Renovation at 18th May 2015


The foundation slab for the extension is done, now for the walls.

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Progress on Renovation at 5th May 2015


Footings being prepared for the extension, internal linings removed good progress being made.

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2015-06-10 KidsOut Day


Rotarians having fun in the sunshine helping 80 youngsters and their carers to have a day out.

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2015-05-29 Visit of Rotaryklubb Bryne, Norway.


President Else Johanne Bryne and 17 members and partners visit Jersey.

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2015-05-27 AGM and Club Assembly


The year complete (almost) and the year ahead.

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Fund Raising for Nepal


Working with Red Cross and Jersey Overseas Aid Commission to help those in the Nepal disaster area.

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Dhiki School, Sindh province, Pakistan


After helping nearby Khipro we help to build a new school for the children of Dhiki all under the watchful eye of Sister Roberta Kilbride.

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Jersey World Porridge Day 2014


The Rotary Clubs and Inner Wheel Club raising funds for Mary's Meals

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Young Enterprise 2015


Young people set up a business, run it for 9 months and then wind it up! All part of the process of learning what business is all about under the guidance of volunteer advisers.

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Young Enterprise Jersey 2015 Finals


After practice presentations at our club these photos are of the real thing.

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Rotary Young Chef 2014-15 - Jersey Final November 2014


Seven budding chefs compete for the title Rotary Young Chef Jersey 2014-15 and the opportunity to compete in regional finals during February 2015.

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Good Companions Then and Now


A photographic record of the rennovation of our club premises April 2015 to October 2015

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Beach Clean La Saline March 2015


Five bags of rubbish removed followed by refreshments for the team at Jersey Pearl.

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Guildford Eye Project in Kolkata India


A great example of UK Rotary Clubs working together with Rotarians in India to provide cataract operations and now specialist retinal procedures.

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Da Noon Township pre school education near Capetown


A pre school facility which is housed in metal shipping containers and looks after 130 two to six year olds.

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Rotary Champions of Change


Each year Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland selects 12 of its Members to be recognised as Champions of Change. This year Tony Allchurch was honoured in this way for his work to create a Peace Community in Jersey.

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Jersey Students at PeaceJam UK Conference March 2015


3 students from Beaulieu Convent School join Nobel Peace Laureate Jody Williams for PeaceJam's annual conference at Winchester University

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KidsOut Day 2014


A day out for disadvantaged children at the aMaizin! Adventure Park sponsored by Rathbones.

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Youth Drop in Centre Freedom Church


A progress report on how the Freedom Centre is developing and our support put to good use.

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2015-01-14 Barnado's Independent Living Skills Service.


A briefing on this new Service aimed at young people aged 16 to 25.

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Christmas Lunch 2014


Members enjoying a full christmas lunch at the club. Followed, of course, by the obligatory raffle which is the highlight of the day.

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2014-12-10 Christmas Party


Carols from Earsay, award of a Paul Harris Fellowship, 3 new members, President Ray's star turn, great food and Santa Claus with his delightful assistant.

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Christmas Fair 2014


Raising Funds for the Club selling christmas gifts and decorations made by our members and other charities.

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Emma Preisig Rotary Jersey Young Chef of the Year 2014-15


Our winner, Emma from Beaulieu, Emma will now compete in the Regional Final in the UK in February 2015.

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Samuel Brown


Representing Victoria College.

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Jordan Bugbird


Representing Victoria College

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Dominic Le Fondre


Representing Hautlieu School

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Alice Paul


Representing Jersey College for Girls

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India Price


Representing Jersey College for Girls.

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Megan Williams


Representing Jersey College for Girls.

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Rotary Young Chef Competition - District Final 2014


Fourteen young chefs meet in Poole to compete in the District 1110 Final of the Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland Young Chef Competition.

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2014-09-24 Dentaid and Beneficiaries of Golf Day 2014


Sandy Dunn explains how Dentaid works. Donna Annand Melanoma Charity and the Jersey Asthma and Respiratory Society benefit from the funds raised during the 2014 Charity Golf Day

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Good Companions Team and What We Do.


Our aim is to do what YOU want to do. Programmes change daily to ensure everyone's interests are catered for.

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2014-09 Outings to France


Club day trips to France, Dinan and Cancale.

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UN World Peace Day Service Sunday 21st September 2014.


A service at St Helier Methodist Centre to celebrate UN World Peace Day. Led by Revd. Tony Morling assisted by Revd. Dr. Jongikaya Zihle.

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Peace Island Programme Launch


"Imagine .............. peace the world over"

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2014-08-27 Learning to Read - Bel Royal School


Our club reading project at Bel Royal School.

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2014-08-13 Anti-Bullying


A talk by Alison Fox from the Jersey Community Relations Trust.

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2014-07-30 Club BBQ


An evening of relaxation at Les Mielles de Morville.

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2014-07-23 Inter Club Quiz


Rotary Club of Jersey versus Rotary de la Manche a needle match.

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2014-07-12 West Parish Fete


An opportunity to give Rotary a Public Face.

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2014-07-09 Brighter Futures an Update


Kevin Kelly CEO of Brighter Futures brings us up to date with their work at the Bridge.

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2014 Rotary Charity Golf Day sponsored by TMF Group.


With the help of the TMF Group, Rotary raising funds for the Donna Annand Melanoma Charity and the Jersey Asthma Respiratory Society.

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2014-06-28 Handover Dinner


The start of a new Rotary Year and President Toni "hands over" to Ray Shead our President for 2014-15.

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Rotary 2014-15 The Year ahead.


Our plans for the next Rotary year 2014-15 - President Elect Ray Shead and District Governor Elect Mike Jackson.

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Sand Dams in Kenya an update May 2014


News of Toni Roberts and Allan Smith's visit.

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Friendship Visit Rotary Club Paris Quai d'Orsay


A party of 9 Rotarians from Paris arrived via Granville for a club weekend in Jersey. Having moored their yacht in the St Helier Marina they joined the Rotary Clubs of de la Manche and Jersey for a friendship dinner.

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2014-04-26 Seniors Day Out


An annual event with Rotarians taking their guests for an afternoon drive followed by tea at the Good Companions Club prepared by members of Inner Wheel.

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90th Charter Night Celebrations


Celebrations of the Club's formation in 1924 with a 1920s style dinner dance at the Somerville Hotel.

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Young Enterprise Presentations


Six Young Enterprise Companies brief us on the successes and problems they have encountered whilst running their companies since September 2013.

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Wheelchairs in Mozambique


A joint project involving 4 Rotary Clubs. Canvey Island and Jersey in the UK and Chimio and Beira in Mozambique.

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An Update on Khipro Pakistan


Graduation day for the ladies of Khipro

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Healthcare Heartline Chandigarh India


Rotary in India's partnership with Fortis Hospitals to provide cardiac surgery for children.

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Healthcare Jaipur Limb Centre, India.


The home of the Jaipur Limb Trust in India an initiative by Mr D R Metha and supported by Rotary around the world.

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Education Outreach and Vocational Training Pakistan


Khipro, Sindh Province, Pakistan education and empowerment of women in the community.

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Good Companions Makeover March 2014


Thanks to RBS International for their teamwork in transforming the lounge and foyer at Le Marais into lighter bright areas.

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2014-02-26 Peace Island Update Tony Allchurch


Report on progress made formulating a 3 year business plan in partnership with other organisations committed to peace.

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Presentation of Trophy


Trophy presentation at Beaulieu School.

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Maintenance work at Durrell Tamarin enclosure


Working together with Rotary de la Manche at Durrell.

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2014-02-12 Beach Ability - a briefing by Margaret Le Herissier


Where There's a Wheel There's a Way - Freedom to access Jersey's beautiful beaches.

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Shelterbox Syria Appeal Bag Pack at the Co-op St Peter


Rotarians help raise funds and awareness for Shelterbox by offering their expert bag packing services to Co-op customers.

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2014-01-26 Inner Wheel Overseas Brunch


Annual fund raising breakfast, this year for the benefit of Aquaboxes and held at the Royal Channel Islands Yacht Club, St Aubin.

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2014-01-22 Honorary member and Good Companions Club


Cliff Blanchet is presented with Honorary Membership and Jerry Ramsden gives us a History of the Good Companions Club and a briefing on the planned rennovation at the property.

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The Result


Who will be Young Chef of the Year?

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The kitchen and the supporters.


A miscellany of interested parties.

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Young Chef of the Year Winner Chloe Wallser


Our winner, Chloe from Beaulieu. Chloe will now compete in the Regional Final in Poole during February.

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Emily Hutton


Representing Les Quennevais School.

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Kelsei Price


Representing Jersey College for Girls

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Charlotte Palmer


Representing Quennevais School

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Greta Taylor


Representing Jersey College for Girls

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Oliver Toy


Representing de la Salle

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Food and Water The Gambia


Solar Powered Water project at the Jersey Technical Senior Secondary School.

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2014-01-08 Shelterbox an Update on Syria and the Philippines


Katrina Rondel brings us up to date with developments at Shelterbox.

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Education Western Kenya


Building a new school at Rongo, Oyugis, Western Kenya.

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Good Companions Christmas Lunch


Members meet Father Christmas during their Christmas Lunch at the Hotel Ambassadeur.

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Christmas Appeal Tin Shake at the Rugby Club


Elves, Pirates, mince pies, mulled wine and rugby what more could you want? The opportunity to donate!...............

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2013-12-11 Christmas Dinner


Carols, Songs across the Decades, good food and good company what more could you want?

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Good Companions visit the Christmas Lights


Driven on their tour by none other than Santa Claus

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Good Companions Christmas Fair 2013


An opportunity for the Club and other Groups to sell their produce for Christmas.

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Jersey Wanderers FC Fund Raise for Good Companions


Ossie Ardiles helps Jersey Wanderers sell their 2014 Calendars and raise funds for Good Companions.

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Polio Jersey's efforts to October 2013


What the family of Rotary in Jersey have done to help this cause.

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The First Beach Clean November 2013


Led by President Toni 19 Rotarians and friends tackle the rubbish on Greve de Lecq

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Good Companions Club Quiz October 2013


Fun Quiz at Shakespeare Hotel

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Retirement of Elaine Griffin September 2013


Elaine Griffin retires after 19 years at Good Companions Club, the last 10 as Manager.

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Porridge Day 2013 Set Up


Getting ready for Porridge Day in St Helier.

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Porridge Day 2013 Radio Jersey


Broadcasting live. The early morning show from our Charing Cross stand.

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Porridge Day 2013 The Stalls


Our 4 stalls in St Helier.

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Porridge Day 2013 St Luke's


The action from St Luke's School

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Porridge Day 2013 The Cast


A few of the many who made the day such a success. Our thanks to you all.

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Porridge day 2013 Grand Vaux


The action at Grand Vaux.

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Porridge Day 2013 Church House


The Bailiff's Breakfast.

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2013-09-25 Talk by Mike Bowron


A Policeman's Lot is a happy one. Also presentations to Jersey Heart Support Group and Motor Neurone Disease Association Jersey

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Peace Forum September 2013


100 delegates participate in discussions on Peace and Conflict Resolution stimulated by a range of presentations from expert speakers.

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Peace Forum Candid Camera


A miscellany of delagates and speakers during the day.

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Peace Dinner September 2013


90 members and guests attend a dinner to celebrate UN World Peace Day and to hear two of the Speakers who had travelled from Australia and the UK to contribute to the Peace Forum itself.

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Student Peace Seminar September 2013


360 young people explore the meaning of Peace and how they can help achieve it.

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House of Friendship September 2013


90 delegates gather for the Peace Forum and examine displays from our supporting Charities.

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Flag Day 2013 Slideshow


A record of our Flag Day on 3rd August 2013

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BBQ 2013 Slideshow.


A record of our BBQ on Wednesday 31st July 2013.

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Golf Day Winners Slideshow June 2013


Action from the day.

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KidsOut June 2013


KidsOut 2013 at aMaizin Adventure Park sponsored by Rathbones

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Annual Charity Golf Day 2012


Our Annual Charity Golf Day raised nearly £8000

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Meeting on 26th September 2012


Golf Day cheques presented,Luke Heynes inducted and Dianne Mousley visited from Darlington.

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Flag Day July 14th 2012


A flag day was held in St Helier on July 14th 2012 to raise funds and awareness of Rotary. Rotarians dressed up as pirates.

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Kids Out Day 2012


Kids Out Day in Jersey was at the Amaizin Adventure Park on June 13th 2012

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