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Rotary re-plants Ripon Horn

Ripon Horn

Ripon Rotary members have recently finished re-planting the Ripon Horn on Rotary Way.more

Ripon Rotary holds BBQ for school in Rwanda

BBQ

Club joined with Inner Wheel in holding a bbq for Tubakunde - a primary school in Rwanda - in Club President Robert Ankcorn's garden for 90 people.more

Hull Young Artist of the Year Exhibition

Exhibits

During August 2016 RC Holderness members are staging an exhibition of artwork at Hull Central Library, showcasing the artistic talent of students in Hull's schools and colleges.more

Wakefield Chantry Dragon Boat Race

Boat No6 Stuarts Big Kiss wins The Final at Pugneys leisure park Wakefield

This year's Wakefield Dragon Boat Race took place on 9th July, with funds being raised for charitiesmore

RYLA Course report for 2016

RYLA course members and instructors

We have just completed two successful courses for 64, 16 and 17 year olds from throughout District 1040 and thank you to clubs across the District who sponsored the young people.more

In the next 30 days...

Venue is Horsforth Golf Club, meal is a two course carvery and the price is £18. Dress is lounge suits.Book your place with Robert Mirfield on 0113 2583082 or rmirfield@virginmedia.com more
A 12 K. Run on the old Langton Wolds Gallops. Starting at Norton School and in aid of M & N Rotary Trust Fund and and Racing Welfare http://bit.ly/1XDjLNV
Walk across the Bay under the leadership of the Queen's Guide Cedric Robinson and team. Entry details from ian.smith@skiptonrotary.org more
Traditional English Afternoon Tea at the foot of beautiful Church Hill in Holme on Spalding Moor more
Vintage Weekend Ball featuring The Platform One Show Baines Hall, Elland Cricket Club, Hullenedge Road. Tickets available from Ingrid Holdsworth ingridholdsworth@yahoo.co.uk. more
Nothing too strenuous and food afterwards!
RYLA talk by this year's attendee Ed Roper

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29/08/16 Bill Huntley Memorial Peace Seminar 2016; This annual prestigious Seminar will be held on Saturday 29th October at the University of Bradford. Click on the link for details and to obtain tickets. For background, click on Introduction.





15/8/16 RYLA Course Report for 2016 from RYLA Chairman and Course Director, Lucy Hodgson






 11/08/16 District International Newsletter for Augustfrom District International Chairman Stephen Ellis 






 

30/7/16 Rotary in Yorkshire Newsletter for July


 3/7/16 District HandoverHazel Haas handed over the District Governor's Chain to New DG Phil Poole following a luncheon at The Bridge Hotel, Walshford.







  

26/6/16 End Polio Now Newsletter for June from PDG Robert Jackson


10/6/16 Registration for District Conference is now available on-line! Click on the link to go straight to the registration page for details.




Major Bhim unveils plaque on hall 3/6/16 Nepalese village hall rebuilt after earthquake, funded by Rotary Club of Ilkley Wharfedale






  

flyer18/5/16 District Conference in Scarborough 7th-9th October; Registration is now online. See the link dated 10/6/16. Meantime, Willie Clarke has created (with help!) an extensive flyer which is well worth reading. It is too large to go on the website in one piece so please click on; Flyer page 1 Flyer page 2 Flyer page 3-4







   

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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.

Order Form for D1040 Clubs Shop


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