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Rotary Club of Burnham Beeches - 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.

RCBB Golf Day & Partners Evening - South Bucks Golf Club - 7th September 2017


Annual golf day at Farnham Park - visitors welcome

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Dictionaries for Life presentations


Over 350 dictionaries were presented to pupils at 6 local schools in June and July.

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Speaker Gail Trimble - 14th September


“A Classicist on University Challenge - and after”

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Burnham Beeches Run 2016


Race Report for the 2016 Burnham Beeches 5K and 10K runs organised by RCBB

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Simon Goodall & the Bourne Again Shadows


The Clubs Annual Charity Concert at Caldicott School.

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Marie Curie Collection at Heathrow T5 March 2017


RCBB members plus partners, friends, MC supporters and Heathrow Volunteers spend the day at Heathrow in support of Marie Curie Daffodil Day

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About us

About our Club  

Burnham Beeches Rotary was chartered in April 1985, and has maintained a membership of between 30 and 40 ever since. Members are drawn principally from Burnham and the Farnhams, and other local villages. We meet each week in a magnificently converted medieval barn situated in a beautiful part of   Buckinghamshire. 

The Club runs a busy programme of social events, many of which are open to non-members.  These events have helped forge a strong sense of fellowship and goodwill between members, as well as with the community at large. The Club's fund-raising activities support local, national and international charitable causes.

The main fund-raising event, held each year in May, is the Burnham Donkey Derby.  Over the last few years, the Club has donated more than £250,000 to such causes as Marie Curie Cancer Care, the Thames Valley Hospice and the Thames Valley Adventure Playground, and many others.  The Club places great emphasis on youth development, working closely with local schools sponsoring academic competitions, providing careers advice, and general support. Youth sporting development is also encouraged. A 5-a-side football tournament is organised by the Club for the local primary schools each year.  Another major event is the Burnham Beeches Run held each autumn in Burnham Beeches.

The Club was project leader on behalf of District 1090, in the construction of a new classroom block for a tsunami ravished school in Sri Lanka.  This involved Club members travelling to the site at their own expense.  This example has been followed by other Club members who have visited Africa in support the 'Africa Micro-credit' charity, and India in support of Rotary's 'End Polio Now' campaign and support for Africa Vision Malawi

 

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Thursday 24th August 20.00

Speaker - Maidenhead Waterways Restoration - Richard Davenport - 24th August


The chairman of Maidenhead Waterways on the rejuvenation of the town centre

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Thursday 31st August 20.00

Speaker -Education in England today- Jesse Elzinga - 31st August


A topical talk by The Head Master of Reading Bluecoats School.

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Thursday 7th September 13.00

RCBB Golf Day & Partners Evening - South Bucks Golf Club - 7th September 2017


Annual golf day at Farnham Park - visitors welcome

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Thursday 14th September 20.00

Speaker Gail Trimble - 14th September


“A Classicist on University Challenge - and after”

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Rotary Young Citizen Awards


Watch coverage of the 2017 'Rotary Young Citizen Awards', highlighting outstanding young people.


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How Rotary is Funding Polio Immunization in 2017


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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Thursdays at 19.30 for 20.00
The Tudor Barn
South Bucks Bridge Centre, Britwell Road, Burnham, SL1 8DF  01753 642330

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