Featured Posts

Raising awareness of Rotary’s aim to eradicate Polio

Normanton Rotarians and the mayor of Featherstone helped school children plant purple crocuses to raise awareness of Rotary's eradicate polio campaignmore

Mercy Boat Unveiled

Wilberforce 1

A boat, funded by Rotary and built in Hull, will serve as a mobile medical clinic in Ghanamore

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.

more

Global Grant for Headingley's Sylvia Wright project

Therapy Centre

Headingley Rotary Club, assisted by several other clubs in District 1040, organised the raising of £8,000 in order to attract a global grant from Rotary International of $35,000 for Sylvia Wright's new Therapy Centre.more

Rotary District 1040 Young Chef competition final 2018

3 busy young chefs

Seven Young Chefs from across Yorkshire and Humberside competed recently in the Rotary Young Chef District Final at Betty’s Cookery School Harrogate. more

In the next 30 days...

Rotary in York Technology Tournament for schools. Held at PortaKabin, Huntington.
Join us for a charity fundraising evening of Rum and Chocolate Tasting, Cocktails, Tapas and Dancing. more
Special Olympics Swimming Competition at Beverley Leisure Centre more
This will be the inaugural North Linc's Swimarathon It will be organised by the three local Rotary Cubs; Brigg; Scunthorpe & Scunthorpe Pentagon with the support of North Linc's Council more
Sponsored swim in teams at the Pods, Scunthorpe.
A workshop at York Minster making washable Feminine Hygiene kits for girls and women in developing countries. more
A celidh dance with music and local dancers to raise funds for our Youth projects more
Meet at the White Lodge Hotel from 6:30 p.m. for meal at 7:00 p.m. followed by entertainment by versatile singer songwriter pianist, Robyn Keech.

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

2 young chefs 10/2/18 Rotary Young Chef competition District Final; Seven Young Chefs from across Yorkshire and Humberside competed recently in the Rotary Young Chef District Final at Betty’s Cookery School Harrogate.





Aireborough Roatay events 29/1/18 Rotary in Yorkshire & N Linc for January; newsletter,as emailed to members








 

Rotary in action4/1/18 District Facebook Page; check out our Facebook page that has been revived by Carolyn Bowe.

And try the district Twitter page



obstacle course 22/11/17 RYLA 2017; This year's Rotary Young Leadership Awards courses were again very successful. This link takes you to a series of photos taken during one of the weeks, and gives insight into how varied the activities are.




 

DG in coffin car DG's Blog;- click on this to follow what District Governor Robert Morphet has been up to.






   

Other Links

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

DG's BLOG;-  find out what the District Governor has been doing recently 


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


If you cannot view pdf files, download Adobe Reader free here

Last Updated 14th February 2018.... In District 1040,there are now 2959 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

Quick Links

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

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

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

Disaster Aid UK Disaster Aid UKmore

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

Social Media

Rotary in D1040

Promote your Page too