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North Group Technology Tournament 2017

Testing the launch

This year's Tournament was attended by some 80 studentsmore

Aireborough Rotary Highly Commended for Environment Award

Flooding of the Reserve

A Rotary Club of Aireborough project has been highly commended in the RIBI Rodney Huggins Environmental Award scheme 2016/17.more

Rotary Club of Louth – Christmas Tree Collection Project Commended

tres in position

Louth Rotary Club used their 2016 Christmas tree collection to help shore up coastal sand dunes at Mablethorpe. The project was submited for the RIBI Rodney Huggins Environment Award and received a Commendationmore

Rotary starts farming project in Tanzanian school

Training students and community members

A low cost sustainable farming project has transformed a school with 1065 pupils and the surrounding community.more

Young Chef District 1040 Final 2017

DGE Robert Mophet with competitors and judges

Six Young Chefs from across Yorkshire, Humberside and North Lincolnshire recently competed in the District Final at Betty"™s Cookery School in Harrogate.more

In the next 30 days...

Train Trip with a visit or two to a few pubs on the way.
Lesley will answer questions and be Interviewed by Melvyn Prior of Radio Lincolnshire,
We are holding a monthly car boot at Old Cawsey Car park to raise funds for Rotary charities more
Join us at Northcliffe Golf Club for a fun night. Only £10 includes supper. All profits to the Storehouse, Bradford, feeding the community through food donations.
Annual Charity Event. Register at www.nidderdalewalk.com or www.runnidderdale.com more
A fashion Show to be held at the Fairways - This will raise money for Stainborough Rotary Charities
The Inaugural Annual Ripon Rotary Bike Ride. more
A first for Scunthorpe Rotary clubs, three clubs:- scunthorpe , Scunthorpe Pentagon & Brigg come together to host the first Scunthorpe Rotary Pedal Car Race more
An opportunity to raise money for a charity or organisation of your choice - with 3 options! more
The Rotary Club of Skipton "Festival of Walks". This series of walks will take place around Skipton. There will be walks for Serious Walkers, Community Fundraisers and more importantly Walks for all the Family. BOOK ONLINE via the LINK that follows more

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 Latest News and Reports - click on headings in blue for details

Iron Lung 26/4/17 Rotary in Yorkshire Newsletter for Aprilas emailed to members.   







 19/3/17 East African Famine; Rotarians and Rotary Clubs wishing to support the 16 million people affected, should direct any funds to the Disaster Emergency Committee or Rotary Box Charities.





Saada Keema and daughter 16/3/17 Rotary's work to help Albinos in Tanzania; an extensive report commissioned by RI, and includes much of the work done by PDG John Philip of Mirfield Rotary and his team.





  

 7/3/17 Disaster Aid Newsletter March 2017;






Flooding of Nature reserve 27/2/17 Aireborough Rotary Highly Commended for Environment Award; their project to repair flood damage to Rodley Nature Reserve has been highly commended in the RIBI Rodney Huggins Environmental Award scheme 2016/17.





clean water in Benin 9/2/17 WASRAG Newsletter for January; latest news from the Water and Sanitation Rotarian Action Group.








 6/2/17 Mercy Boat Unveiled; A boat, funded by Rotary and built in Hull, will serve as a mobile medical clinic in Ghana






Contestant in Young Chef District Young Chef Final; The District 1040 Final of the Rotary Young Chef competition was held at Betty's Cookery School on 30th January






 

 

5/12/16 Physionet Autumn Newsletter;PhysioNet is a registered charity founded by a member of Knaresborough Rotary Club, sends pre-used special needs children’s equipment, wheelchairs, mobility items and some hospital hardware to developing countries around the world 




 

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Rotary Shop -updated  contact details and stock list for Rotary paraphernalia


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