2015 Ellesmere Rotary Regatta

Adult Open winners were Tony T"™s 2015 Bell boat race Adult Open winners. Tony T's Torpedoes, Ladies winners were Mama Mia, whilst in the Youth final Cheeky Nandos triumphed after a number of years of honing their technique.

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Regatta 2015 Held on 5th July 2015 from 12:00 in Cremorne Gardens Ellesmere

The Rotary Club of Ellesmere staged its annual Bell Boat Regatta on the Mere against a

backdrop of changeable weather that never blunted the enthusiasm of the contestants. 

Amongst the other family attractions on offer to the crowd of approximately 2000

spectators, only the Children’s Sports and the Martial Arts Display had to be cancelled on

grounds of safety, whilst the featured performances by Ukey Monsters were happily

unaffected by the rain.

A full programme of races in Adult Open, Ladies and Youth classes produced a number of

exciting finishes.  Prizes to the winners and runners up were presented by the Governor of

Rotary District 1210, Richard Green (Adult Open), the District Governor Nominee, Carol

Reilly (Ladies) and Mayor of Ellesmere, Ian Ward (Youth).  Adult Open winners were Tony T’s

Torpedoes, Ladies winners were Mama Mia, whilst in the Youth final Cheeky Nandos

triumphed after a number of years of honing their technique.

This year the event was staged in support of Ellesmere Age Concern Day Centre, Ellesmere

Scout Group and Ellesmere Rotary Charity Trust.  The Club would like to thank all those who

worked so hard to help stage the event and also the good people of Ellesmere who turned

out in such large numbers to show their generosity.  Details of the proceeds will be

published as soon as possible.

Anyone wishing to find out more about the activities of the Rotary Club of Ellesmere, or who

might like to join, should contact the Secretary on 01691 777178.

Attractions includeed.
•    Bell Boat races for Adult, Ladies and Junior crews
•    Army Careers Display
•    ACF Shooting Range
•    Climbing Wall
•    Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting Stall
•    Betac Shooting Game
•    Inflatable Assault Course
•    Steam Train
•    MD Warriors Display Team
•    Children’s Sports
•    Musical Organ
•    Ukey Monster Group Performances
•    Fairground
•    Licensed Bar &
•    Refreshment Outlets
2915 Proceeds in  aid of :-
Ellesmere Age Concern Day Centre
Ellesmere Town Scout Group
Rotary Charities
Last year £3525 was donated primarily to Ellesmere Community Nursing Home
Companies wishing to associate themselves in the Regatta are encouraged to offer sponsorship

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