About us

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Pictures from past events and meetings

Celebrating RoLo
At our meeting on February 9th, 2018 we celebrated the success of RoLo - Rotary working alongside the National Lottery Big Warsop Community Chest. Since its launch in 2013, over £38,000 has been awarded to local groups, charities and community projects, including a £12,500 contribution from the Rotary Club of Warsop, Shirebrook and District.
Over 50 organisations in the Warsop area have been awarded grants, the majority of which have been either community groups or groups working with children and young people.
Joining us for the evening were members of the Big Warsop Community Chest committee and to help us celebrate we were entertained by the fabulous Voices of the Vale choir, and then later we heard from some of the organisations that had received grants - including Hetts Lane Holiday Club, Infotech, Oaklands, Warsop in Bloom and St Theresa’s Community Café - about how the money had helped them.


Christmas Prize Draw - 2017

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Italian Garden Party

A brilliant Italian Garden party this afternoon hosted by Sue and Rob Pasierb, with desserts by Judy Elliott, raised over £650 for our Club's International projects.
Many thanks to all those who attended and helped make this a very successful social and fund raising event.

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Party at the Farm - 2017

This year Party at the Farm raised over £7,000 for local, national and international charities and community organisation.
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47th Charter anniversary

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Young Photgrapher 2017 - Intermediate

L-R: Poppy Robinson (third prize), Jevon Childs (first prize), Tessa Reynolds (second prize)

Christmas lunch at Launay's

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Christmas Prize Draw

The list of winning tickets can be found here

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Christmas Spectacular

Warsop Remembrance Day Parade

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Visit to JCB

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Party at the Farm

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Young Musician 2016

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Warsop Carnival & Rotary Duck Race

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Young Photographer 2016 competition - the judging

Many thanks to our three judges (L to R):  Derek Perry, Elizabeth Orridge, Neil Atkins

Guest speaker - Ann Brown, Olympic Senior Tennis champion

Guest speaker - Gary Dodds, an adventure in Nepal

Guest speaker - Nick Brown, Thoresby Estate Manager

Guest speaker - Mayor Kate Allsop

Guest - Jade Humphries, World Championship Gold medal winning kick-boxer

Warsop Community Centre

On behalf of the Rotary Club President Ted Smith has been instrumental in the renovations needed to create the Community Centre

Santa's Grotto at Morrisons in Mansfield Woodhouse

Christmas lunch at Launays

Christmas Spectacular

Crocus bulb planting - Polio Eradication Program

Remembrance Day Parade

Visit of the District Governor - Dr Roger Summers

Senior Citizens Evening

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Special Needs Schools Sportsday at 
Stubbin Wood school, Shirebrook - April 30th

The Special Needs Schools Sports Day attended  by 7 schools in the Shirebrook area took place in the gymnasium at Stubbin Wood school on the 30th April. President of Warsop Rotary, Steve Lunn, presented Rotary sponsored water bottles to all participants and past president Richard Goad gave out certificates. 

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45th Charter celebration

Bolsover President Elect, Richard Drabble (left) and Past President & Founder Member, Gordon Sugg (right)

Charter Top Table and President's guests

President Steve Lunn, together with Club founder member and Honorary Rotarian, Geoff Pearson, MBE

Guest speaker - photographer Neil Atkin

Guest speaker - former Chad photographer Roger Grayson

On March 5th, our guest speaker was former Chad photographer Roger Grayson, pictured here 2nd from left.

Young Chef competition

This is our Young Chef, Amy Armstrong, at the Area Heat in Kirkby. She produced some very tasty food but was competing against catering college students and unfortunately did not win through the to next stage..

A visit from members of RC of Southwell

Four members of RC of Southwell, including President John Hill (3rd from left) joined us at our meeting on February 26th

Park Road School

With the aid of a matching grant from Rotary Foundation, we were able to present a cheque for �2,000 to Park Road School for the purchase of library books for a new teachng scheme for reading.

Pictured below are some of the staff and pupils of the school, together with Rotarians David Adsetts and Steve Garner

Our club has been in existence since  April 1969. In that time we've raised thousands of pounds for both local and international charities and causes.

We even have a twin club in  Zofingen, Switzerland.

We love having a great time and at the same time putting something back into our community.

If you'd like to join us then click on the 'Contact Us' link above.

Object of Rotary

The Object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster;

  1. The development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service;
  2. High ethical standards in business and professions, the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations, and the dignifying of each Rotarian's occupation as an opportunity to serve society;
  3. The application of the ideal of service in each Rotarian's personal, business, and community life;
  4. The advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service.

Rotarians apply the 4 way test of the things we think, say or do:
1. Is it the TRUTH?
2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Wednesday 21st February 19.00

Club Council

Thursday 22nd February 19.30

Business meeting

Thursday 1st March 19.30

Weekly meeting

Thursday 8th March 19.30

Weekly meeting, 7:30pm

Thursday 15th March 19.30

Weekly meeting, 7:30pm

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

The Hostess Restaurant, Sookholme Road, Sookholme, Nr. Warsop, We meet on Thursdays at 19:00 for 19:30
(Normally no meeting following a Bank Holiday)
The Hostess Restaurant, Sookholme Road, Sookholme, Nr. Warsop, NG19 8LL  01623 843728

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