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Children in Need at London Heathrow

Rotary in the Thames Valley has a particularly strong connection with our partners at BBC Children in Need, not least through the hugely successful Heathrow Collection in November where the whole of the Rotary family gets involvedmore

Earthquake in Nepal

Rotary in action

As the full horror of the devastation emerged daily, it was clear that help was desperately needed as after-shocks caused more death and destruction.more

Vocational Training Team visits to Kamuli Mission Hospital in 2015 and beyond

Aisha with first year students in the Kamuli Nursing School, May 2016

Following the success of the first two visits of a Vocational Training Team to Kamuli Mission Hospital, we have developed a programme of visits that we hope will continue for the next few yearsmore

Purple 4 Polio Crocuses

Find out how your club can take part in the Rotary in Britain and Ireland crocus planting programme - help paint District 1090 in the Thames Valley Purple 4 Polio in 2017.more

Oxford Peace Conference 2016

Oxford Peace Conference 2016

This third Oxford Peace Conference showcased the Rotary Foundation's work for World Peace and Conflict Prevention & Resolution through its Peace Fellowships and the partnerships with others involved in the peaceful settlement of conflict.more

In the next 30 days...

The Senior Citizens Christmas Tea will be jointly organised by the Rotary and Inner Wheel Clubs of Thame in collaboration with the Mayor of Thame and Thame Town Council. more
St Mary's Church, Henley at 3pm. - Open to to all the family of Rotary and partners more
We bid bon voyage to DGE David and Halcyon in advance of their trip to San Diego to attend the RI Assembly. District Executive and partners only. more


A Warm Welcome to Rotary in the Thames Valley

Thank you for visiting our website, which we hope you will find informative and useful. District 1090 covers 59 clubs and has approximately 2000 members in Berkshire, Oxfordshire, South Buckinghamshire and West Middlesex. Rotarians are committed to making a positive difference to the lives of others: within our own Communities and Worldwide, building friendships and having fun along the way.  New members are always welcome, so please browse our pages to find out about the sense of fulfillment being a member of Rotary can bring. A warm welcome awaits you.

Purple4Polio Crocus Planting gets underway

Rotary Clubs and their RHS Bloom partners are well underway planting 340,000 Purple4Polio crocus corms throughout the Thames Valley, brightening up communities throughout the district  See where...

Florence triumphs at BBC Radio 2 Young Choristers of the Year!

Congratulations to Florence Cain, our District 1090 vocalist winner and national finalist of RIBI Young Musician 2015, who was recently awarded the BBC Radio 2 Young female Chorister 2016 title at Manchester Cathedral. Read all about it and hear Florence sing on iPlayer before time runs out........

Exciting New Club for Marlow

National President, Eve Conway was on hand to present the new club of Marlow Bridge with its Charter and give Inaugural Club President, Louise Kelly her chain of office on 12 July. A great night for Marlow, which now has 3 clubs in the town!

Young Thames Valley Orators triumph at National Finals!

Congratulations to the Reading Blue Coat team, Intermediate winners of RIBI Youth Speaks 2016 and to India of Senior section Runners-Up Wycombe Abbey for winning Best Speaker. Read the whole story

Congratulations to Isabel Irvine: Young Musician of the Year!

After an incredible day of amazing performances from extremely talented young musicians, Isabel Irvine of Thames Valley District was declared winner of the Vocalist section of Rotary Young Musician 2016. See more

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District Governor's Welcome and Diaries
Speaker List updated. Any more bright ideas?
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Complexities of Compliance latest information on Health& Safety etc.
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Book now for District Conference at sunny Bournemouth. Inspiring speakers, and much much more! Book now for District Conference at sunny Bournemouth. Inspiring speakers, and much much more!more

News from Rotary in Britain & Ireland, featuring Ade Adepetan's polio challenges, paralympic triumphs at Rio and much more. News from Rotary in Britain & Ireland, featuring Ade Adepetan's polio challenges, paralympic triumphs at Rio and much more. more

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