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Conference 2017

Torquay Harbour

Conference 2017 Registration is now open. The Conference Hotel is now over subscribed. There are lots of hotels, guest houses and B &B in Torquay. Hope to see you there?more

Vocational Training Team (VTT)

HOPe Restaurant opened on 3 October 2016

Details of the Vocational Training Team project to Bulgaria that was started in 2014 - 15 and approved by RI in September 2015.more

Atlanta RI Convention

Celebrate with us at the 2017 Rotary International Convention in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 10-14 June more


Here are brief details of Rotary Fellowships. If you belong to one that is not listed please let us knowmore

Pull Ups

D1100 has the following Pull Ups that are available for Clubs to borrow,subject to availability.more

In the next 30 days...

A fantastic evening of classical music. See the poster below for more details. more
Taste before buying. www.CheltenhamWineFestival.com more
Holy Trinity Church, Whitecross Road, Hereford. Tickets £10 from Club Members, Website: (bit.ly/2gXeywS}, The Outback, Church Street, Hereford, or on the door.
A Race Night with a difference! Come along with some friends to enjoy an evening of racing where you run the horses (no films). Great fun especially if you come with a team. more
A joint event for Swindon Phoenix to raise awareness and funds for the Jaipur Limb Project in partnership with the Swindon Hindu Temple & Cultural Centre, 103, Darby Close, Swindon. SN2 2YZ See our Website Homepage for more information
The Club's Annual event in the Swindon Brunel Shopping Centre providing free Blood Pressure checks for the public
Southbound Gloucester Service Station on the M5 - in their meeting space left of the cafe
WE are very disappointed to have to cancel this event due to lack of support. We do hope to run a similar event in due course. more
Highworth Recreation Centre, The Elms, Highworth, SN6 7DD more

Do you want to own or help secure the

Rotary International Railway Engine Sign

Being autioned Sat 1 April in Pershore

Our own PDG  David Ldyiatt was RIBI President 

and was at the naming of the Engine in 1984

Read more

Young Musician District Finalists



DG Richard's Powerpoint Presentation shown
at the Distrit Council meeting

RIBI Explained
 ( The benefits of having RIBI)

Young Writer Competition

See the results of The Seniors, Intermediate and Juniors

and read the submissions of the winners and runner ups

Click here

Young Photograper Competition

In the Junior Age Category, the WINNER is Chloe Stanton from Trinity Church School, entered by Portishead Rotary Club.

The Runner-Up is Sebastian Turner of Woodchester Primary School, entered by Nailsworth Rotary Club.


In the Intermediate Age Category, the WINNER is Charlie Mann of Royal Wotton Bassett Academy, entered by Royal Wootton Bassett & District Rotary Club.

The Runner-Up is Oliver Sparks of Nailsea School, entered by Nailsea & Backwell Rotary Club.


In the Senior Age Category, the WINNER is Freya Bigwood from Marlwood School, entered by Thornbury Rotary Club.

The Runner-Up is Abbie Merritt of Katherine Lady Berkeley's School, entered by Cotswold Tyndale Rotary Club.

Judges comments ..Well done everyone who took part it was so very good that it truly made it very difficult to pick out these clever youngsters above, because they are ALL very clever, inventive and wonderful photographers.

Read full Judges report here

Young Chef Competition

The 2 winners selected to progress to the Regional stage were sponsored by the Rotary Club of Bristol and Clifton Rotary Club, both Daisy and Charlotte's performance was exceptional, but it should be noted that the standard was very high across all candidates.

  more pictures and report

All the forms you need for D1100 2017 RYLA Course

are now available on the website

Click here

Tony Brook - Colwall Rotary Club RYLA Coordinator 2017 looks forward to receiving your completed application for a place on the course. 

HURRY as places book up on a first come serve basis and this course gets booked up very quickly

District Skittles

Please arrange to play your league games
before the end of February 2017

Quarter final and semi final draws will be distributed after the first rounds have been played

Final is provisionally booked for Tuesday 16 May 2017

Skittles Draw

Club Contacts for District Skittles

District Quiz  

The 2016 - 17 District Quiz has reached the Final Round

Teams to compete




 to be played on 26 April 2017

The Plough, Gloucester Road Cirencester – 7 for 7.30
Food £10 but we need numbers in advance  

Please book with Peter Hayman


International News

Take a look at what is happening on the International see in RIBI

Go to Newletter 

Earn the Presidential Citation 2016/17

It really helps to ensure your club is covering all Avenues of Service

Your Rotary, Rotaract, or Interact club can earn a Presidential Citation for achieving goals that strengthen Rotary and your clubs. Grow your membership, develop sustainable service projects, support The Rotary Foundation, and build awareness of Rotary in your community and get recognized for being a part of Rotary Serving Humanity

Develop a plan now and track your progress starting August 2016

Download Presidential Citation leaflet

Vocational Service

Could a long neglected “avenue of service” be Rotary’s recruitment panacea? 

So many people have the itch to “ give something back to their community”. Does Rotary offer them an opportunity to scratch it? 

Richard Fox, D1100 Vocational Chair, argues that a 21st century version of old fashioned Vocational could attract and retain new members 

 Go to Vocational page for full article 



Legendary singer and polio survivor Donovan Leitch, better known simply as Donovan, has joined Rotary in its fight to eradicate the paralyzing disease that afflicted him during much of his childhood.

Donovan contracted polio at age three in Glasgow, Scotland. The disease weakened his right leg and left it thinner and shorter than the other. Confined to his bed for much of his childhood, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer said his father would read him poetry.

Read more

District 1100 has a selection of horizontal and vertical banners that are available for both Distict and Club events within the District. The horizontal one is 3m long by 1.5m wide.  
Vertical banners are of the pull up design - contact the Public Image Chairman - Jan Long 


Here's a selection of the next few weeks great 

Club events

Your Club could feature on the front page, too. If your Club uses RIBI-T then just click on the radio button that puts your event onto the District pages.  

   Coloured border posters may be linked to other Internet pages and grey bordered posters may be linked to pdfs that can be opened or saved to your machine for reference or printing.

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Saturday 4th November 2017. 

Venue - New Ashton Gate Stadium and Conference Centre, Bristol.

Put the date in your diary.

BRISTOL ROTARY CENTENARY BALL Saturday 4th November 2017. Venue - New Ashton Gate Stadium and Conference Centre, Bristol. Put the date in your diary. more

For more details

www.rotarybristol.org/club-centenary For more details www.rotarybristol.org/club-centenarymore

Click on this picture to go to the Inner Wheel District 10 website Click on this picture to go to the Inner Wheel District 10 websitemore

Click here for details of RYLA in District 1100 Click here for details of RYLA in District 1100more

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