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Rotary Club of Appleby - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

Community & Vocational

Rotarians in action in the Community


Appleby Rotary 10k & Eden Valley Fun Run

An event where everyone can get involved. Come, join in the fun and help raise money for our local schools and charities.


Say Goodbye to Polio

Getting our vehicle ready for the End Polio Tour


Appleby Rotary 10k results

10k start



Peter Ivinson & Barry McKay present Rotary Young Writer certificates to Appleby Grammar School students Nienke Oudhuis (Winner: Intermediate) and Niamh Tarn (Runner-up : Senior)


Foundation / International

This is the toilet block erected with support from Upper Eden and Appleby Rotary Clubs.


About us

 We meet at the Tufton Arms, if you have any difficulty finding us, just click the map to find our meeting place....



Club History 

The  Rotary Club of Appleby was chartered in 1965, the mother club being Penrith.  There are usually in the region of thirty plus members in the club.

The Charter night is usually in mid to late April.

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Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Wednesday 21st March 19.00

Monthly business meeting

This will be the usual monthly business meeting.

Wednesday 28th March 19.00

Weekly meeting - Mike Godfrey.

There is due to be presentation on the Appleby Heritage Action Zone.


Wednesday 4th April 19.00

Weekly meeting - Carnforth Club Visit. The steward for April is due to be Ian Holloway.

The Council meeting is due to run from 6-15pm to 7-15pm. This was due to be Peter Ivinson's speaker evening but is now for various reasons is now to be the evening that the Rotary Club of Carnforth are now due to visit.


Wednesday 11th April 19.00

Monthly Council Meeting + Monthly Business Meeting.

This will be the usual monthly business meeting rather earlier than usual due to the Charter night.

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Rotary News

Be part of a global network of volunteers, trying to make the world a better place. Please also see the 'links & news' page for information from the local district and live feeds from Rotary International and Rotary International in GB&I.

Rotary supporting young people

Rotary on the brink of polio history

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

Tufton Arms Hotel,  Market Square, Boroughgate, Appleby, Cumbria, We meet on Wednesdays at 1930
Tufton Arms Hotel, Market Square, Boroughgate, Appleby, Cumbria, CA16 6XA  017683 51593

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