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Preventing Iodine Deficiency Disease in Nepal

For over ten years Rotarians in Jordans and District Club and in Dharan Ghopoa Club in Nep...

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The Rotary Foundation inducted into University of Oxford's Chancellor's Court of Benefactors

The Rotary Foundation has been welcomed in the University of Oxford's Chancellor's Court o...

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Ebola Treatment and Prevention

When the deadly Ebola virus was killing thousands of people in West Africa, Brian Jonson a...

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Inspiring Alumni from Rotary Programmes

Each year, thousands participate in Rotary's educational and youth programs, all known for...

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Rotarian of the year 2018 - On his Bike!

Remarkable Service above Self from Dave Donaldson, District Rotarian of the Year 2018, ele...

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District Governor's Diary 2018-19

Our District Governor Gillian is a very dedicated and enthusiastic Rotarian, but also a bu...

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Mathematical Magic from Maidenhead Thames

Many clubs in the District participate in the RIBI Youth competitions. Others like Maidenh...

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Ngora Freda Carr Hospital

visits by the District 1090 Vocational Training Team to Freda Carr Hospital and Nursing Sc...

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Help Arctic One make Para Tri-athlete dreams a reality

Arctic One is an amazing small charity with big ideas based in Chesham that aims to give o...

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Wings 2014

Rotary volunteers help with Shelterbox activities at this epic event...

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Sand Dams

Creating clean water storage in dry lands, using local resources and creating sustainable ...

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Naomi Riches and The Great Thames Row

On Saturday 17th September 2016, Naomi Riches (Paralympic Gold Medalist) start her latest ...

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Erroll's Skydive Mission

When Thame's Red Kite Children's Centre was faced with closure because of local government...

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District Governor and Diaries

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Brian Middleton Award for Young People with Additional Needs

'An opportunity of a lifetime' for 5 young people, aged 12 – 18, with physical and/or sens...

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Polio Eradication - useful resources and links

District resources, links to RIBI and RI pages and to the World Polio Eradication Initiati...

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The Big Crocus Plant 2017 is underway!

Several of our District clubs, keen to add to last Spring's Sea of Purple, planted more co...

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District Handover Dinner

The District handover will take place on Friday 6th July at Bisham Abbey. All Rotarians, p...

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Purple 4 Polio Crocuses for 2019

Following the success of our crocus planting over the last two years, find out how your Ro...

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Turning Purple for Polio at Oxfordshire Science Festival

To celebrate 100 Years of the Rotary Foundation "doing good in the World", we were privile...

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Thames Valley District Interact Day 2018

Following two very successful Interact Days, plans are almost complete for the third one. ...

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Kamuli Mission Hospital

our Vocational Training Team visits to Kamuli Mission Hospital and the adjacent Nursing Sc...

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The Bill Huntley Memorial Peace Seminar - October 2016

The Bradford University Rotary Peace Centre Annual Seminar...

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The 3rd Oxford Peace Conference

Peace Through Understanding: the Malcolm Boddington Memorial Peace Conference, held at The...

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Thames Valley District Supporting Peace Fellows

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Our Rotary Scholars in 2017/18

we are lucky enough to host 23 Rotary Scholars for the 2017/18 academic year ...

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Farewell to our Scholars of 2015/16

We said farewell to our visiting Rotary Scholars at a barbeque on 16th June 2016 at Badgem...

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Winners of the Purple4Polio Art Award

Announcing the winners of the art competition open to primary and secondary schools in Rot...

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Harry scoops Young Chef top Award

Congratulations to Harry Hutchins sponsored by the Rotary Club of Thatcham for winning the...

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Help Pudsey fly through the roof!

Rotary in the Thames Valley has a particularly strong connection with our partners at BBC ...

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The 2016/17 scholars out and about around the District

social events arranged by Rotarians and Rotary Clubs for our scholars or that our scholars...

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End Polio Now

Rotary's remarkable commitment. Working with an incredible network of people, we really ar...

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Crocuses in Bloom around the District

All the hard work in October and November was worth it - the Thames Valley turns purple...

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Growing Together to End Polio Now

Rotary clubs and their Purple4Polio partners all over the District are well under-way with...

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Projects across the district that are funded by District Grants

Just a few examples of how clubs have used district grants to support their community acti...

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Welcome to our Rotary Scholars 2016/17

Our traditional Meet the Scholars evening at Badgemore Park Golf Club...

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Marlow Santa Fun Run 2016

Come and be part of this amazing morning as 2,500 Santas and helpers run, walk, scoot or o...

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International projects funded by district grants

Examples of overseas projects run by clubs across our district and funded by district gran...

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Supporting Polio Eradication across the Thames Valley

clubs across our district are doing lots to raise awareness of and funds for the End Polio...

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Earlier Initiatives for Polio around Rotary Clubs in the Thames Valley

see what we've done over the last few years to maintain the profile of the Polio Campaign...

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Abingdon Food and Drink Festival

Organised by Abingdon Vesper Rotary, showcasing all the finest local food and drink suppli...

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Wonderful Windsor

Report from the 'new style' District 1090 Conference held at Savill Court Hotel, Windsor...

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Marlow Santa's Fun Run 2015

The Rotary Clubs of Marlow invite you to join 2,500 Santas running through Marlow High Str...

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MudMen to the Rescue!

Rotary Club of Ruislip-Northwood helps raise £9,000 for local special school ...

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Letter from America

News from Will Todman, one of our Thames Valley District Rotary Scholars for 2014/15, who ...

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Earthquake in Nepal

As the full horror of the devastation emerged daily, it was clear that help was desperatel...

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Young Musicians Light up Rotary

Thames Valley winners and runners up from recent RIBI Young Musician competitions stunned ...

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Terrific Telford

Congratulations to DG Tim and his Conference team for a truly memorable and inspiring Conf...

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District 1090 Interact Day

Over 70 Interactors and supporters were certainly 'Going for Gold' at the first ever Distr...

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ShelterBox Disaster Response

Clubs throughout District 1090 are keen supporters of Shelterbox and respond in times of n...

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Local dad is World PoohSticks Champion

Hundreds of families flocked to Day's Lock on the River Thames at Little Wittenham for the...

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Improving Maternal Health at Kamuli

With the support of a Rotary Global Grant, Maternal and Child Health Care at Kamuli Missio...

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Putting the Environment on the Map

Climate Change is an issue that can no longer be ignored. The Resolution to COL from Rodne...

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Zambia 2014: Rotary family at work

'Making friends and changing lives through working together'...

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Robert wins RIBI Young Musician!

Robert Cheung, a young classical pianist who lives in Old Windsor, became the winner of th...

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Rotary Scholars

This is the world's largest privately sponsored international scholarship programme. Some ...

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Loddon Vale Cyclethon 2014

Intrepid Rotarians Complete Epic Top-To-Toe Journey for Charity....

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Torquay Triumphs

Outstanding Conference at Torquay from DG John Greening and his team under the Chairmanshi...

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The Zambia Project goes from strength to stength

The second visit by a party of Zambian students to the UK under the Libala/Wye Valley part...

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Sunninghill Wheelbarrow Race

This annual, fun-filled family event is organised by the Rotary Club of Ascot together w...

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Kids Out

Our annual fun day out with groups of special children and their helpers...

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Know Your Blood Pressure Day

Rotary Clubs working in partnership with the Stroke Association...

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Coram Life Education Centres

Coram Life Education Centres use interactive mobile classrooms to teach positive health me...

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Around Thames Valley in 80 Ways: The Opening Ceremony

A friendship relay between District 1090 clubs celebrating London 2012 by raising funds a...

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Around Thames Valley in 80 Ways: the Relay

A flavour of the fun and ingenuity of clubs' participation in this great event for WheelPo...

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Getting Your Message Across 2014

An opportunity to to catch up with recent marketing developments and share expertise to ma...

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Young Orators triumph at Regional finals 2013

District 1090 provided the winners in both the Intermediate and senior sections of a truly...

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Christmas Activities 2012

Having fun, raising funds, thinking of others: its all part and parcel of Rotary Christmas...

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Life on the Upper Thames Waves!

Sponsoring local events is just one way Rotary Clubs provide new experiences for young peo...

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Interacting in Zambia

How one club has fostered international friendships among young people...

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Run Rabbits, Run!

Maidenhead's First Bunny Fun Run - in the rain!...

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Thames Valley Rotarians helping with National Immunisations Days

Rotarians from across our district have taken part in National Immunisations Days, mainly ...

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Seasonal Fun in D1090 2011

See some of the fun we had around the Thames Valley area over the festive season...

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Seasons Greetings from D1090

See all the fun we had spreading cheer and goodwill during the Festive Season 2010...

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Baxterbear meets Sir Steve

Sir Steve Redgrave was one of the competitors in the Marlow and Marlow Thames Santa Fun Ru...

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Focus on the Crocus

A novel way to raise funds and awareness for the End Polio Now campaign...

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Oxford Rotaract Club receives its Charter

Photos of the Charter Evening of Oxford Rotaract Club...

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Reading Art Exhibition a Great Success

Sir John Madejski opened the 3rd Annual Reading Art Exhibition, which raised over £3700 fo...

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Kids Out

A great time was had by all when clubs throughout District 1090 took special children for ...

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Rotary-Nyumbani Working Party - Spring 2010

A group of Rotarians and friends travelled to Nyumbani in February 2010 ...

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Thanks for Life – End Polio Now

Clubs throughout District 1090 were active during February raising funds and awareness for...

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The Three Counties Charity Cycle Ride

On Sunday 7th June, the Rotary Club of Bracknell staged the Three Counties Charity Cycle R...

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RIBI President David Fowler plants trees in District 1090

President David spent a frenetic 3 days visiting Clubs, attending functions and planting t...

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650 MGs line the Long Walk entrance to Windsor Castle, 25th April 2009

The Duke of Edinburgh, Hon Rotarian of The Rotary Club of Windsor & Eton, viewed a parade ...

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Ambassadorial Scholars go to the races, 29th April 2009

Eight Ambassadorial Scholars based in Oxford and Reading spent an afternoon at Ascot Race ...

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District 1090 Conference 2009 - Pictures in the Rotary Village

The Rotary Village was the meeting place for delegates and the various charity organisatio...

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District 1090 Conference 2009 - Pictures at the Grand Hotel

The Grand Hotel was the designated conference hotel, and here the District Officials and G...

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District 1090 Conference 2009 - Pictures in the Conference Hall

Over 1000 Rotarians, partners, guests and friends attended the annual District 1090 Confer...

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Official Launch of Rivertime boat, July 2008

The Trustees of Rivertime Boat Trust welcomed David Suchet to Henley to celebrate the offi...

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'What We Do' Main Pages:

Wanting to 'do your bit' for the community? This is the opportunity you've been searching for!

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Rotary works with young people in a variety of ways to develop their skills and provide opportunities for them to enjoy a greater awareness of the world about them.

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Responding to the needs of communities, both locally and internationally is a fundamental part of Rotary.

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People of action in Uganda

Our partnerships with communities and organisations overseas, providing safe water, promoting maternal and child health, responding to emergencies and supporting those in zones of conflict

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The Rotary Foundation - celebrating 100 years of doing good in the world in the Rotary year 2016/17

The Rotary Foundation is a not for profit corporation enabling Rotarians and their partners to achieve sustainable solutions to global problems. Widely recognised as being in the top 5 for Best Value Charity Giving, it celebrated its 1st 100 years in 2017

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Getting the Message Across for Rotary in the Thames Valley Area

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How District 1090 is managed

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Portsmouth - a vibrant and modern cultural city with a rich maritime history

It's back to the seaside for Conference 2019, but with a difference! The historic city of Portsmouth with its rich maritime history has been reinventing itself as a vibrant and modern cultural centre, without losing any of its seafaring heritage.

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District Specialist Officers

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The Thames Valley District (1090) has the most Rotaract clubs of any District in the UK.

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Inner Wheel now has their own website. Access the full site by clicking on the image below

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