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Rotary Club of The Island & Royal Manor of Portland - 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 Award 2018

Please see poster, and also a list of previous winners. We want as much publicity and nominations as we can get in 2018.


Free Portland News Entry by Keith-Barnard-Jones

April 2018


walk from Winterbourne Abbas to Stratton

On Saturday eleven of us, past and present members of Portland Rotary along with Poundbury and the Okhle Village Trust walked over the hills and through the valleys in beautiful sunshine past snowdrops for an excellent pub lunch. the walk was 8.5 miles


Gairiswora Nepal Water Project 2018

Portland, Casterbridge and Poundbury Clubs with help of District Grant and Okhle Village Trust


Yangsing Water Project 2017

Nepal water project - Portland Rotary in conjunction with Dorchester Casterbridge, Poundbury and the Okhle Village Trust



Purple for Polio


About us

We are an active club with a strong involvement with our local community with whom we carry out joint projects, and we keep in the forefront of Rotary life.


We are always looking for new members to join our Club and visitors are welcome to attend our meetings and events.

Portland is famous for the production of Portland Stone and this can be seen in many of the buildings in London.  These include St Paul's Cathedral, Palace of Westminster, Tower of London, British Museum, Somerset House, Bank of England. The list is endless. Once an area dedicated to Defence and the Royal Navy, Portland has become a growing centre for light industry and water based leisure activities, possibly the most important of which is the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy, which was the Venue for the 2012 Olympic Sailing Events.

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Tuesday 24th April 18.30

Guest evening

Speaker Jeanette McPhail
Life Education Centres
Website - www.lifeeducationwessex.org.uk


Tuesday 1st May 18.30


District Assembly

Saturday 5th May 09.00

District Assembly

At The Theatre, Bath and West Showground 9.30 to 12.30pm

C-Siders, Weymouth and Portland Cancer Support Group followed by  Council

Tuesday 8th May 18.30

C-Siders, Weymouth and Portland Cancer Support Group followed by Council

Table Top Sale

Saturday 12th May 09.00

Table Top Sale

C2000 Hall, Easton for Southwell WI

Annual General Meeting & Business meeting

Tuesday 15th May 18.30

Annual General Meeting & Business meeting

future events completed calendar local events

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.

Family Rotary club use skills to kick-start local charities

Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 18:00 for 18:30
(Guest night is the last Tuesday each month, though members may bring partners and guests along to any speaker evening or outside visit.)
We meet at The Aqua Hotel, Castletown, Portland. If you wish to attend please contact our attendance secretary for details on venues on 01305 820028

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