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Rotary Club of Newcastle upon Tyne - 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.

Charity Collection - Anderson & Garland Auction Preview Evening

We are grateful to Anderson & Garland for the opportunity of collecting at the private viewing evening for the Sept 2018 Fine Art Auction. Thanks to the generosity of clients we were able to collect £655 for our chosen charity, Newcastle Vision Support.


The Bigogwe Project

The Rotary Club of Newcastle upon Tyne supported a rural Health Centre in North-West Rwanda by providing an ultrasound scanner for the maternity department


Scotswood Natural Community Garden

The Rotary Club of Newcastle upon Tyne is pleased to have been able to support the work of the Scotswood Natural Community Garden in its work among young people in the City.


About us

The Newcastle upon Tyne Rotary Club, was the first Rotary club to be established in the north-east of England and only the tenth in RIBI. We celebrated our centenary last year.

Founded on 20th August 1915 with an initial membership of 50 local business men, the club went on to sponsor 25 more clubs in the north of England. Paul Harris, the founder of Rotary International, visited the Rotary Club of Newcastle upon Tyne  in 1928 and 1937

Today the Rotary Club of Newcastle upon Tyne has an active social programme combined with fund-raising activities and opportunities for service. We are the only Rotary Club in Newcastle that continues to meet on a lunchtime and we extend a welcome to Rotarians who are visiting the city to enjoy fellowship with us.

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Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Friday 26th October 12.45

Rotary Club Lunch Meeting

We meet as usual for lunch. Afterwards, Peter Tracey will talk about his work as a volunteer with the charity, "Daft as a Brush".

Rotary Club Lunch Meeting

Friday 2nd November 12.45

Rotary Club Lunch Meeting

We meet as usual for lunch and are to be joined by District Governor, Stewart Atkin, who is making his postponed Official Visit to us.

Friday 9th November 12.45

Rotary Club Lunch Meeting

We meet as usual for lunch

Friday 16th November 12.45

Rotary Club Lunch Meeting

During and after lunch we will have our monthly Projects Meeting, discussing ways in which we may put into action Rotary's ideal of service. After lunch there will be a meeting of Club Council.

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Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Fridays at 12.45 pm
New Kent Hotel,
127 Osborne Road,
Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 2TB  0191 281 7711

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