Rossendale Website

Annual Club Website competition

Club Website Competition 

The winners 2015-2016 are Rossendale Rotary.

Click here to view their website

Previous winners are Upper Eden (2014-2015),  Barrow in Furness (2013-2014), Furness (2012-2013), Penrith (2011-2012), Church & Oswaldtwistle (2010-2011) and Carlisle Castle (2009-2010).

The District 1190 Club Website competition is open to any club in this District using their own site or the RIBI template.

Each site will be judged several times during February 2016.  The winner will be announced and the District Trophy awarded at the District Conference in March 2016.

Does the club website give the impression that the club is active and attractive to join?

In order to encourage best practice, judges will check that the site is up to date and it meets the following basic criteria :

  • Interesting Home PageWebsite screen shots
  • Up to date and updated regularly
  • Meeting Venue information ie venue, time, telephone number
  • Contact information for prospective members and others
  • Future meetings
  • Future events
  • Links to District, RI, and RIBI sites

Other useful things to include :

  • The club itself and its history
  • The area it serves
  • Reports of recent events
  • Good use of pictures
  • Club officers displayed with picture and biographical details (optional)
  • Photo galleries
  • Club committee activities, not just a list of chairmen/members
  • Innovation making good use of the RIBI template or other software 

To enter send an email to Chairman of District Marketing, PR & Communications by 31 January 2016 stating that your club would like to enter and giving the following information:

  • website address
  • website author and whether club member or not
  • an email address for contact if necessary