Completed meetings and events 2021-2022

Thu 23rd June 2022 Race Night: Tickets £15

Fun night, with choice of hot or cold buffet. Tickets and arrangements - Rtn Mike Elkerton. First race 7 pm.

Thu 16th June 2022 President Nominee, Rtn Tony Slee due to speak - Not at Leasowe Golf Club


Thu 9th June 2022 Dinner - Rtn. Shyamal Mukherjee followed by Abbreviated Council Meeting


Thu 2nd June 2022 Public Holiday - No Meeting


Thu 26th May 2022 Club Assembly, Pres. Elect Annette Wyllie and her Team

President 2022/23 Annette will introduce her team and plans for the next Rotary Year.

Thu 19th May 2022 Dinner - Rtn. Joy Bowes: "Romanian Adventures"


Thu 12th May 2022 Dinner - followed by Council Meeting

Our bi-monthly Council Meeting have much to discuss - particularly following the many projects suggested at the end of April!

Thu 5th May 2022 Dinner - Rtn Paul Cotton will update us about Foundation.


Thu 28th April 2022 Dinner - Speaker: Rtn. Iain Henderson

"Around the World with Rotary". Iain will highlight (duly illustrated) places and events he has attended with Rotary, including the West Indies, Australia, Florida, Barcelona, Toronto and, of course, 'home base', Chicago.

Thu 21st April 2022 Dinner - AGM and Abbreviated Council Meeting

Members only. Agenda includes: Budget and subs proposal for 2022/23; Election of Council members; confirmation of Chairs and Leads; Secretary's Report

Thu 14th April 2022 Maundy Thursday - No meeting

Thu 7th April 2022 Video Meeting - Speaker: Rtn Steve Davies,

Rtn Steve Davies gave an entertaining presentation in the form of a series of poems (with appropriate accents).

Thu 31st March 2022 Adventure Golf and Meal at 'The Lighthouse'

When there is a 'fifth Thursday' in the month, the 'Social Committee' arrange an alternative style of meeting. This week, despite some questions about the weather, we met at the 'Adventure Golf' in New Brighton and then enjoyed a meal at the Lighthouse.
Murder suspects

Thu 24th March 2022 Partner's & Friends' Evening - Murder Mystery

Our re-arranged evening included a 'Murder Mystery' set in our surroundings of Wallasey Golf Club. Characters drawn, worryingly, from their 'actors'. read more...

Thu 17th March 2022 Dinner - Rhianna McDermott, “Stick ‘n’ Step"

President Christina gave some history about St Patrick and also mentioned the cards made by Raj which were on sale with the proceeds going to Wallasey Rotary Charity Account. Rhianna McDermott, who gave an interesting talk about “Stick ‘n’ Step"
Tree planting at Arrowe Park, March 2022

Sat 12th March 2022 Community Tree Planting Event

Club members turned out in support of this Community Event on two weekends in March 2022. Trees were planted in Bromborough and at Arrowe Park

Thu 10th March 2022 Dinner - followed by Council Meeting

There is the possibility of a Speaker' prior to the Council Meeting.

Thu 3rd March 2022 Dinner - Helen Meacock, "How my life changed after Big C"

Rtn. Dr. Manojit Lodh has arranged for Helen to share her experiences with the Club

Thu 24th February 2022 Video Meeting - TBA due to requiring to meet by video link

Rtn Graham Loach had arranged a speaker but not suitable for video meeting.

Thu 17th February 2022 Dinner - Partners and Friends Evening

We will have a 'Murder Mystery' on our hands and need our powers of deduction and observation - not to mention "...the little grey cells..."
Beth Murray

Thu 10th February 2022 Dinner - Club Mini-Assembly, followed by Abbreviated Council Meeting

A mid-year review of current projects and activities with ADG Beth Murray.

Thu 3rd February 2022 Dinner - Speaker arranged by Rtn. Shaun Fanning

Details to follow

Thu 27th January 2022 Video meeting - Burns Night Celebration

Due to high incidences of Covid in our area, this will be a video meeting with piping in the Haggis, address and appropriate entertainment.
DG Nick Gidney

Thu 20th January 2022 Video meeting - District Governor, Nick Gidney

Visit by our DG who updated the Club about local, District and National events as well as future directions in the world of Rotary.

Thu 13th January 2022 Video meeting - followed by Council Meeting

Thu 6th January 2022 Video Meeting - Rtn David Hyde, "The Atom and me"

David gave us a wonderful tour akin to a "My job" talk, covering time at the Radium Institute, Television and other work at Liverpool University.

Thu 30th December 2021 No meeting

Thu 23rd December 2021 No meeting

Thu 16th December 2021 Christmas Dinner, celebration and entertainment

Dinner was held at the Leasowe Castle Hotel with partners invited. A seasonal evening of 'home grown' entertainment followed.

Thu 9th December 2021 Video meeting - followed by Abbreviated Council Meeting

Thu 2nd December 2021 6.30 Dinner: "Pet Hates. Rtn. Ray Bell

Ray started us off on a trail of our 'pet hates' which mainly centred round the use, or abuse, of English Grammar and phrases.

Thu 25th November 2021 Dinner - Speaker arranged by Rtn. Chris Jordan

Chris is arranging our speaker for this evening

Thu 18th November 2021 Dinner - Election of Officers for 2022/23: Club Accounts 2020/21

One of our more 'formal' meetings but quickly concluded to allow for a more informal gathering.

Thu 11th November 2021 Dinner - followed by Council Meeting

The first Council Meeting at our new venue.
Kate O'Brien - Violinist

Thu 4th November 2021 Charter Celebration at Wallasey Golf Club: Kate O'Brien - professional violinist .

Due to illness and fragilities for our planned evening, we are delighted that the professional violinist Kate O'Brien has been able to join us at short notice. Her entertaining style has been enjoyed by some of our members previously.

Thu 28th October 2021 Dinner at Wallasey Golf Club - Rtn. Bryan Howard, "Next stop where?"

Hooray! This will be our first meeting at our new venue.

Thu 21st October 2021 Dinner - President Christina arranged a very special evening!

Meeting at Wallasey Yacht Club, we were entertained by a "Belly Dancer" who informed us about its origins and history as well as involving members and guests.

Thu 14th October 2021 Dinner - Speaker: John Earp, followed by Abbreviated Council Meeting

John Earp spoke very engagingly and informatively about his wartime memories as a child in Wallasey.

Thu 7th October 2021 Speaker: Brian Elkerton,

Unfortunately, still a video meeting, But Brian gave a very informative talk about the Community project at Prenton Rugby Club.

Thu 30th September 2021 Fish and Chip Supper at Wallasey Yacht Club

For our first Face to Face meeting we will enjoy an evening of fellowship and fun centred round traditional food and a quiz to show how much we've learned during lockdown! read more...

Thu 23rd September 2021 Video Meeting - “Primary health care - a patient’s primer”

Bennett Quinn will lead us through current practice.

Thu 16th September 2021 Video meeting - David Howells, "A typical day in the life of a police response officer"

David's talk has been arranged by Rtn Janet Herd

Thu 9th September 2021 Video meeting - followed by Council Meeting

Thu 2nd September 2021 Video Meeting - Kevin Lomax

Rtn Kevin is arranging our speaker for this meeting.

Thu 26th August 2021 Video Meeting - Sarah Robertson from Wirral Borough Council

“The Council’s plans to support people across Wirral to become more active”. (arranged by Bennett Quinn)

Thu 19th August 2021 Video Meeting - Clive Agart, CEO of 'Wirral Change', "Work in the Local Community"

Thu 12th August 2021 Video meeting - followed by Abbreviated Council Meeting

Thu 5th August 2021 Video Meeting - David Hearn, "The History of New Brighton".

Thu 29th July 2021 Bowls in Harrison Park - details to be notified.

Thu 22nd July 2021 Video Meeting - 'The Way Forward: Projects and Fund-raising'

Thu 15th July 2021 Video Meeting - Richard Jackson, "Old Wallasey"

Thu 8th July 2021 Video meeting - followed by Council Meeting

Full Council meeting - all are invited to attend and join in the discussions - any voting required will be by Officers and Council members.

Thu 1st July 2021 Installation of President Christina Spencer. Outdoor meeting

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