Latest News and Reports - click on headings in blue for details
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.
2/7/16 District International Newsletter for July from District International Chairman Stephen Ellis
29/6/16 Rotary in Yorkshire Newsletter for June
26/6/16 End Polio Now Newsletter for June from PDG Robert Jackson
11/6/16 DG Hazel Haas has been awarded the MBE! "For services to Wounded and Injured Service Personnel and the RNLI". Congratulations, Hazel, what a wonderful end to your year as District Governor.
BEM medals have also been awarded to Ray Spencer of Wakefield Chantry and Peter Thackrah of Settle.
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.
7/6/16 New Air Ambulance has Rotary Logo on its doors;-Rotary Logo is on both of the back doors of the brand new Yorkshire Air Ambulance, recognising the valuable contribution that individual Rotarians through their clubs, have made to help make this valuable and necessary piece of equipment become a reality.
This news was shown on both BBC and ITV news.
3/6/16 Nepalese village hall rebuilt after earthquake, funded by Rotary Club of Ilkley Wharfedale
18/5/16 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
17/5/16 KSV (Yorkshire School in Sri Lanka Appeal); Following the devastating Tsunami on Boxing Day 2004, the Clubs in Rotary District 1040 raised in excess of £250,000 to build this new school in the east of Sri Lanka.There is now an urgent need to repair and refurbish it.
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.
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Order Form for D1040 Clubs Shop
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Last Updated 28/7/16 2016.... In District 1040,there are now 3011 Rotarians registered on the On-Line Directory. If there is information you would like to either see or provide, please contact me, in the first instance, via this firstname.lastname@example.org