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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

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

Hornsea & East Riding One Third Marathon

Runners

April saw the 10th annual one third Hornsea Marathon. Almost 500 runners took part in this event. The main beneficiary of the run is Marie Curie

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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

In the next 30 days...

Fulford School York. Coffee & biscuits 8.30am
Burns Night Celebration at the Filey Sea Cadets Centre, Southdene Road with dancing to the Mel Cunningham Ceilidh Band. Tickets £10 per person.
A Fellowship Burns Night will be held at the Allerton Court Hotel, Northallerton on Monday 29th January more
An event put on by Richmond Rotary Club in support of Risedale Community College Duke of Edinburgh Students with expedition equipment. more
Join us as we celebrate Valentine's Day in our usual, popular way. more
Beverley Town Council & The Rotary Club of Beverley present the Beverley Charity Pancake Race 2018. 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

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



Christmas collections18/12/17 Rotary in Yorkshire & N Linc for December; newsletter,as emailed to members 






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.





Bradford turns purple for polio 25/10/17 Bradford turns purple; 24th October was World Polio Awareness Day so Rotary managed to have Bradford turned purple!






  

 17/10/17 District Conference Photos; a selection of photos now joined by others, thanks to Rtn Tony Caunt.

   






28/9/17 A Thank You from the MNDA; Tracey Thompson, the Regional manager for the Motor Neurone Disease Association in the North of England, attended Council to thank Rotary District 1040 and explain how our money has been used. The link takes you to her full presentation.

 

DG at stroke awreness tent 28/8/17 DG helps Stroke Awareness at Wensleydale Show District Governor, Robert Morphet and District Stroke Awareness Co-ordinator, Lynnette Rhodes-Holme, helped Wensleydale Rotarians run a successful Know Your Blood Pressure session during the annual agricultural show.





DG in coffin car 2/8/17 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


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Last Updated 16th January 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

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

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

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