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Rotary Club of Bishop Auckland - 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.

Curry Night 2019 at the Spice Lounge

This is one of our most popular events each year. Ideal for an early Valentines! Contact Keith Black for tickets at k.black@sky.com which cost £15 per head. The function assembly time is 7.00 pm for a prompt start at 7.30 pm.


PHF award to Jonathan Ruffer

Informal award ceremony during which the Paul Harris award was presented to philanthropist Jonathan Ruffer


Turning a field into woodland

Children at St Andrew's Primary School, Bishop Auckland, planted shrubs and trees with help from parents and members of Bishop Auckland Rotary Club


About Us

Bishop Auckland Rotary Club, its structure, philosophies and aims


Quiz Night at the Park Head Hotel

Quiz with accompanying pie and peas


International Night 2019

Bishop Auckland Rotary Club invite you all on the 3rd of May 2019 to a plethora of food from all over the world for you to taste at Toft Hill Village Hall


About us


Takes children from a local school to the Darlington pantomime each year.

Raises funds from a variety of activities including an annual Swimathon and themed food evenings.

Undertakes various fund raising projects

Sponsors local young people to attend the Rotary Young Leadership Award (RYLA) Camp.

Supports Polio eradication through contributions to the Rotary Foundation, Rotary's International Charity.

MEETS WEEKLY on a Tuesday evening at The Park Head Hotel, New Coundon, for an excellent and reasonably priced meal.

Has a wide PROGRAMME OF SPEAKERS throughout the year.

Organises SOCIAL AND FUND RAISING EVENTS for members and guests.

Provides VOLUNTARY SERVICE through a series of local, national and international Rotary projects.

Develops INTERNATIONAL FRIENDSHIPS AND GOODWILL through educational and friendship exchanges and contacts with other Rotary Clubs and Rotarians.

Rotary needs your experience and expertise to help our members make the biggest impact possible.

Rotarians come from a wide variety of professions and occupations, and this helps provide more opportunities for service.

Your background and skills can provide a valuable resource for service and fund raising.

Your wide range of contacts provides opportunities and initiatives to give service and help others provide an opportunity for you to HELP OTHERS

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Tuesday 26th March 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Host Tony Thompson

The speaker will be Kevin Richardson who will speak about
The Gaunless Valley during World War 1

Tuesday 2nd April 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Host Kishor Velangi

The speaker will be Tony Sanderson who will speak about the Circuitous Route of the No. 56 bus and his adventure on it.
(With photos by JJY)

Tuesday 9th April 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Host Geoff Wilson

The speaker will be Keith Patton.
His topic will be: "Souter to St. Mary's Lighthouse.

Friday 12th April 19.00

Quiz Night at the Park Head Hotel

Quiz with accompanying pie and peas


Monday 15th April 17.30

Council Meeting at Park Head Hotel

Meeting will commence at 5.30 pm prompt.

Tuesday 16th April 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Business Meeting therefore no speaker

No Speaker

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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.

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 1815 for 1845
(Please note: No meeting following a Bank Holiday Monday )
Park Head Hotel,
New Coundon, Bishop Auckland,
County Durham DL14 8QB  01388 661727

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