Walkers receiving sausages in bread roll and drinks at halfway on long routeCountdown to: WENSLEYDALE WANDER 2018 - Sat 14th Apr at 09.00

An annual 12 or 23 mile round walk in scenic Wensleydale on 8th April 2017, in aid of local Rotary charities and principal Charity, Liver Transplant Unit at Freeman Hospital. Very friendly and great fun.

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Welcome to Wensleydale Rotary Club's website! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

Rotary Young Leadership Award (RYLA)

Wensleydale Rotary sponsored a local student to attend the annual RYLA residential week at Hebden Bridge


James Herriot Run Report 2017

There was a record entry of 400 for this year's James Herriot Country Trail Run, with 351 actualling running on the day.


Inter School Challenge 2017

Wensleydale Rotary Club gives a small sum of money to each Primary School in the Dale and challenges them to increase it by whatever means for charity.



An annual 12 or 23 mile round walk in scenic Wensleydale on 14th April 2018, in aid of local Rotary charities and principal Charity, Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Very friendly and great fun.


Rotary at Wensleydale Show 2017

Wensleydale Rotarians ran a Know Your Blood Pressure session as well as a fundraising tent at this year's Show, helped by District Governor Robert Morphet


Rotary North Group School Technology Tournament 2017

This year's Tournament was attended by some 80 students


About us

Our members come from a variety of backgrounds, including farming, banking, business, education, and health. All enjoy the fun and friendship that Rotary offers, while also helping their  own communities and those farther afield. To learn more about what we do, please explore this site and click on the links on "What we do". If you wish to know more about Rotary International, click on About Rotary. INTERESTED IN JOINING  ROTARY? Please use the Contact Form in the menu at the top. We will then invite you to attend a meeting as a guest, with no commitment! If you have just moved into the Dale, you will find a ready-made group of friends who will help you settle into the community.

If you are a Rotarian visiting Wensleydale, you will be very welcome at one of our weekly meetings- please check the "Meeting Information" section on this website, or contact us through the Contact Form

This website short address is www.wensleydale.rotary1040.org .

Latest News and Reports (click on the headlines in blue for details)

Technology Tournament 2017

01/03/17 School Technology Tournament; Several Wensleydale Rotarians were involved in organising this year's Rotary Technology Tournament at Catterick Garrison, along with colleagues from other Rotary Clubs in North Yorkshire

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Meetings and events happening soon

Monday 26th February 19.00

Dinner - Foundation Pie & Peas at Bolton Arms Redmire

Monday 5th March 19.00

Dinner - Business Meeting

Tuesday 6th March 09.00

Technology Tournament

Schools technology tournament in Catterick

Monday 12th March 19.00

Dinner - Speaker David Newbourn

Monday 19th March 19.00

Dinner - Jenny's Quiz

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Rotary on the brink of polio history

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Mondays at 19.00
(No meetings on Bank Holidays)
"Penleys" Coffee Shop & Bistro, Market Square, Leyburn, DL8 5BJ  01969-623909

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