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Conference Scarborough 2018

Fri 13th October Conference Scarborough 12 - 14 October 2018 will again take place at the Spa Complex.more

Mirfield Rotary and the Woodland Trust plant 150 trees

On a bleak morning in late January 2018 12 Rotarians, their partners and friends joined Roger Parkinson from the Woodland Trust to plant 150 native species trees at Shawcross.

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Days for Girls at York Minster

Rotary York Ainsty organised a workshop in York Minster in which volunteers made feminine hygiene kits for girls in developing countries .more

Rotakids celebrate

St Mary's Rotakids with citation

St Mary's Rotakids celebrated their 5th Charter and were presented with a RIBI Presidential Citation!more

Susie Morgan, Ripon Young Musician of the Year

Susie Morgan

Susie Morgan, Ripon Young Musician of the Year, proudly displays her certificate as a heat winner at the recent Rotary Young Musicians' Tournament. She takes her place in the final in Edinburgh next month.more

In the next 30 days...

M & N Rotary Charity shop opens. next door to the Hidden Monkey in the Market Place more
Annual outing to Grassington for bowls, with dinner to follow. more
A 14K run over moorland tracks and paths near Castle Bolton in Wensleydale in aid of Rotary charities. 2018 will be the 14th year of the race more
Five gardens in Londesborough Road and Goodmanham Road, Market Weighton will be open to view. Entry £5. Refreshments available at Millbeck House. In aid of Yorkshire Cancer Research and the Specialist Rehabilitation Ward at Castle Hill Hospital
The aim of Bradford SOUP is to change local communities for the better by bringing together members of your community to pitch their ideas for improving our city - from art to social entrepreneurship, from urban agriculture to justice. more

District 1040 includes 103 Rotary Clubs across Yorkshire, Humberside and North Lincolnshire. Click on "Clubs" to find specific clubs  Click on "What we do" for a drop down menu to help you explore the site. The short web address is  www.rotary1040.org .

INTERESTED IN JOINING ROTARY? Click on "About Rotary" for more information.

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

9/7/18 DG's Bulletin for July;- from our new District Governor, Nigel Arthurs.

Rotakids celebrate 7/7/18 St Mary's Rotakids celebrate! They had their 5th Charter celebration and also were presented with a RIBI Presidential Citation!






  29/6/18 Rotary in Yorkshire & N Lincs Newsletter for July; as emailed to all Rotarians in the district.





  

Albino report 2018  Albino Report April 2018; A successful Rotary education campaign to help people with Albinism in Tanzania by PDG John Philip





Amy Bettles came second  Rotary Young Chef Regional Final;- Amy Bettles, from East Group in this District, came second in this competition at Leeds City College, involving finalists from three Districts- 1040, 1070 and 1220. The winner goes on to the National Final in Telford in April.







Days for Girls Days for Girls at York Minster; York Ainsty Rotary Club organised a workshop in York Minster in which volunteers made feminine hygiene kits for girls in developing countries





Rotary in action District Facebook Page; check out our Facebook page that has been revived by Carolyn Bowe.

And try the district Twitter page


  


Other Links

District Governors Diary;- this is currently on the DG's Corner 



Website Search Facility; It is now possible to search this website for information by inserting key words in the space at the top next to the magnifying glass, then clicking on the latter. 


Cottages4you; 5% of every booking is donated to Rotary Foundation, as well as giving 5% discount.

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


District Privacy Notice;- this is our updated Policy to comply with the new GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations)


   

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Last Updated 7th July 2018.... In District 1040,there are now 3,116 Rotarians registered on the On-Line Directory (DMS). If there is information you would like to either see or provide, please contact me, in the first instance, via this webmaster@rotary1040.org

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Disaster Aid UK Disaster Aid UKmore

This takes you to numerous Rotary International videos collected together on YouTube. This takes you to numerous Rotary International videos collected together on YouTube.more

Aquaboxes take water filters and emergency supplies around the world, giving the gift of life to families and communities Aquaboxes take water filters and emergency supplies around the world, giving the gift of life to families and communitiesmore

Links to Lifestraw website. Photo shows child drinking through a lifestraw for safe water Links to Lifestraw website. Photo shows child drinking through a lifestraw for safe watermore

ShelterBox provides emergency shelter after disasters across the world ShelterBox provides emergency shelter after disasters across the worldmore

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