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Rotary Club of Louth – Christmas Tree Collection Project Commended

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Louth Rotary Club used their 2016 Christmas tree collection to help shore up coastal sand dunes at Mablethorpe. The project was submited for the RIBI Rodney Huggins Environment Award and received a Commendationmore

Mercy Boat Unveiled

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

Aireborough Rotary Highly Commended for Environment Award

Flooding of the Reserve

A Rotary Club of Aireborough project has been highly commended in the RIBI Rodney Huggins Environmental Award scheme 2016/17.more

Hornsea and East Riding club's 60's Night

Over 60 Rotarians and guests filled the dining room at the Wrygarth Inn for the Hornsea and East Riding Club’s 60’s night.more

North Group Technology Tournament 2017

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This year's Tournament was attended by some 80 studentsmore

In the next 30 days...

At the Spa in the Ocean Room. Tickets £40
At Market Weighton Community Hall. Tickets £5, including a light supper, bring your own drink. Why not sponsor and name a frog, it's only £5 too !
Annual celebration of the formation of the club, now 62 years old. Club members will be joined by Rotarians and Guests across two local districts. There will be a traditional beef dinner with short formal speeches and a guest speaker, Dr. Andrew Mowatt.
Ian & Sarah are hosting the best Big Breakfast you've ever tasted in aid of Foundation
For the third year running the District Disability Games will be held in Scunthorpe at The Pod's on Ashby Road more
A concert of Musical Entertainment featuring local performance groups to be held at the Methodist Church, Filey. more
An annual 12 or 23 mile round walk in scenic Wensleydale on 8th April 2017, in aid of local Rotary charities and a principal charity, Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Very friendly and great fun. more
Following the success of a similar Event in 2015 we will be holding an Indian Themed cultural event at the Forum in Northallerton. A full Indian meal will be served and there will be entertainment as well. more
Guest speaker: Lord Willis of Knaresborough more
A great event for all the family at Rodley Nature Reserve with FREE ENTRY more

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 19/3/17 East African Famine; Rotarians and Rotary Clubs wishing to support the 16 million people affected, should direct any funds to the Disaster Emergency Committee or Rotary Box Charities.





Saada Keema and daughter 16/3/17 Rotary's work to help Albinos in Tanzania; an extensive report commissioned by RI, and includes much of the work done by PDG John Philip of Mirfield Rotary and his team.





  7/3/17 Rotary in Yorkshire Newsletter for March; as emailed to members.







 7/3/17 Disaster Aid Newsletter March 2017;






Flooding of Nature reserve 27/2/17 Aireborough Rotary Highly Commended for Environment Award; their project to repair flood damage to Rodley Nature Reserve has been highly commended in the RIBI Rodney Huggins Environmental Award scheme 2016/17.





clean water in Benin 9/2/17 WASRAG Newsletter for January; latest news from the Water and Sanitation Rotarian Action Group.








 6/2/17 Mercy Boat Unveiled; A boat, funded by Rotary and built in Hull, will serve as a mobile medical clinic in Ghana






Contestant in Young Chef District Young Chef Final; The District 1040 Final of the Rotary Young Chef competition was held at Betty's Cookery School on 30th January






 

10/12/16 District Foundation News for December; includes a fascinating account from Rotary Peace Fellow Kate Rougvie about her role in Burundi. Also includes where to send End Polio funds to attract the Gates Foundation 2 for 1 matching. 

 

5/12/16 Physionet Autumn Newsletter;PhysioNet is a registered charity founded by a member of Knaresborough Rotary Club, sends pre-used special needs children’s equipment, wheelchairs, mobility items and some hospital hardware to developing countries around the world 




 

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