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Rotary Nailsea and Backwell - 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.

Bookstalls and Handbag Sales

Sales of pre-used paperback books, jigsaws & handbags. Proceeds for charitable/ community purposes. Next Bookstall is outside Nailsea Waitrose main entrance on 21 September and Handbag stall in Nailsea town centre on 19 October 2019.



270 people walked or ran with family, friends, colleagues or with other people on 9 June 2019, many raising funds for charity/local community organisations. Thank you to sponsors and everyone who took part.


CHARITY GOLF DAY on 19 July 2019

Despite rain the 2019 event was held on Friday 19 July and raised funds for The Special Care Baby Unit at St. Michael's Hospital Bristol, Prostate Cancer UK and also for Rotary local charities.


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Recent funds raised by Rotary Nailsea & Backwell from events and sums applied for charitable and local community purposes.


About us

A very warm welcome from Nailsea and Backwell Rotary, a member of Rotary International. We have been serving the local and international community for over 42 years.

 View over Backwell from Backwell Hill with Nailsea in the far distanceOur local area is centered on the rural communities of Nailsea and Backwell, set in the delightful North Somerset countryside to the West of Bristol, UK.

We offer practical service to the local community and raise funds for worthwhile causes at home and abroad.  We also have an active social programme.  We meet on nearly every Thursday evening at The Mizzymead Recreation Centre in the middle of Nailsea.  New members are always welcome. Do follow this link if you would like to know more about us or are thinking that you might like to join us.

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Some Future events to enter in your diary (select the Future Events tab futher down the page for a full list)

21 September 2019 Charity Bookstall outside Waitrose main entrance in Nailsea High Street.

The Rotary Club of Nailsea & Backwell Trust Fund is registered charity number 1038467.

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Thursday 19th September 19.30

Speaker Meeting ~ Butterfly Tree Charity by Ken Rock

Charity Bookstall outside Waitrose main entrance on Nailsea High Street

Saturday 21st September 08.30

Charity Bookstall outside Waitrose main entrance on Nailsea High Street

Sale of pre-used but good quality paper back books, children's books, cookery books and jigsaws in aid of the Nailsea & Backwell Rotary Trust Fund for use in funding our work in the community. Outside Waitrose main entrance on Nailsea High Street.

Saturday 21st September 15.00 -

Presidents Tea Party at Backwell Bowls Club


Thursday 26th September 18.30

Twilight Meeting ~ followed by club council at 7.30pm

Thursday 3rd October 19.30

Club Night ~ Social Media for Rotarians by PRISM Committee

Thursday 10th October 19.30

Business Meeting

Thursday 17th October 19.30

Speaker Meeting ~ The Bristol Brabazon by Graham Sparks

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Rotary News

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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 Thursdays at 1930 hours
(4th monthly at 18.30 hours unless otherwise stated)
Mizzymead Recreation Centre, Mizzymead Rise, Nailsea, BS48 2JJ  01275 854181

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