Completed meetings and events 2018-2019

Mon 24th June 2019 President's Handover

Wed 19th June 2019 - Cycle Ride for Prostate Cancer

(Not yet finalised, but expected to be organised by Longridge & North Preston Rotary)

Mon 17th June 2019 Lunch - Edward Foster - an artist - talk/music

Edward will talk about his paintings and play some music read more...

Mon 17th June 2019 Council Meeting

Mon 10th June 2019 Eve. Derek Russell will talk about climbing Kilimanjaro

Derek undertook the challenge of climbing Kilimanjaro as a means of raising money for the Alder Hey hospital read more...

Sat 8th June 2019 - World Ocean Day

Aquatic clean up, including beaches, rivers and canals etc.

Mon 3rd June 2019 Club Assembly

This is the meeting where we share our plans for the forthcoming Rotary year. read more...

Mon 27th May 2019 Bank Holiday - No meeting

Mon 20th May 2019 Lunch - Lord Nelson - Michael Jackson

Lord Nelson will entertain us with his famous speech read more...

Mon 20th May 2019 Council Meeting

Mon 13th May 2019 Evening - Club Discussion

President Lyndon will chair a club discussion meeting

Sun 12th May 2019 Rotary Walk

Annual Walk

Mon 6th May 2019 Bank Holiday - no meeting

Mon 29th April 2019 Lunch - AGM

Mon 22nd April 2019 Easter Monday - no meeting

Mon 15th April 2019 Lunch - Lee Daley will talk to us about online fraud. Lee works for NatWest.

On-line scams appear to be here to stay so let's find out how to avoid being a victim. read more...

Mon 15th April 2019 Council Meeting

Sat 13th April 2019 Rise Against Hunger

Since it started packaging meals for hungry kids and others worldwide, the nonprofit Rise Against Hunger (formerly known as Stop Hunger Now) has packaged more than 300 million meals distributed in more than 40 countries

Mon 8th April 2019 Eve. A talk by Lynne McDougall - Registered Nurse

Lynne McDougall will talk on the subject of
"Letting go of the past. A journey of discovery for the victims of abuse." read more...

Sat 6th April 2019 Litter pick on Saturday April 6th. Organised by Great Harwood & Rishton Rotary

Meet Butchers Brigg/Victoria Inn, Great Harwood at 10:00 a.m. read more...

Mon 1st April 2019 Franco Sanna is organising

Mon 25th March 2019 Lunch. FILM DAY & photographic competition organised by Malcolm Ward

Photographic competition open to all CandO Rotarians.

No theme.

Mon 18th March 2019 Scatter week!

Please find a club to scatter to.

Mon 18th March 2019 PR Committee Meeting

Team to discuss final prep for visit on the 25th read more...

Mon 11th March 2019 March 11 - Evening. History of Dance - David Grainger

Ever wondered about the origin of today's popular dances? David will take us back in time to explore how some individual dances started. read more...

Mon 4th March 2019 March 4th - Lunch - Roger Mason (Ex DG) will talk to us about Aquaboxes and more

Aquabox is a charity and community project set up and managed by the Rotary Club of Wirksworth to provide safe drinking water, through the use of filtration units, and humanitarian aid to crisis zones around the world. read more...

Mon 4th March 2019 Aquaboxes Talk by Roger Mason - ex DG

March 4th - Lunch - Roger Mason (Ex DG) will talk to us about Aquaboxes and more read more...

Mon 25th February 2019 Lunch - Vanessa Pickup will talk on Elizabeth 1st

Vanessa Pickup will talk on Elizabeth 1st - Queen of England in the 16th century. read more...

Mon 18th February 2019 Lunch - Dr Sheila Bailey will talk to us about cleft palates.

Dr Sheila Bailey will talk to us about cleft palates. She is the fundraiser for the Northern Cleft Foundation - see link below. read more...

Mon 18th February 2019 Council Meeting

Mon 11th February 2019 Mon. Eve. Feb 11th - Old time music hall - Norman Nuttall

Norman is a regular and funny speaker at Rotary meetings. Come and hear him talk about Old Time Music Hall read more...

Mon 4th February 2019 Lunch - Michael Jackson will talk about

Well we know two!

Mon 28th January 2019 Ribble Rivers Trust

Trout in the Classroom - Speaker is Emily Bateman from the Ribble Rivers Trust
Andrew Williams - Rhyddings Headmaster , will be our guest today. read more...

Mon 21st January 2019 Club Discussion


Mon 21st January 2019 Council Meeting

Mon 14th January 2019 Ella Brierley (student) will tell us about her experience in Nepal


Mon 7th January 2019 Mick Croskery will update us on Derrian House

Mick is fundraising manager at Derian House

Mon 31st December 2018 No Meeting Scheduled

Mon 24th December 2018 No meeting scheduled.

Mon 17th December 2018 C&OR Christmas Party

Full itinerary to be announced shortly

Mon 17th December 2018 Council Meeting

Missed this time!

Mon 3rd December 2018 A short film called 'A Bird for all Seasons'


Mon 26th November 2018 Half year review

Up-dates from the President and his team

Mon 19th November 2018 Helen Shaw will talk to us about "The Forest of Bowland"


Mon 19th November 2018 Council Meeting

Sat 17th November 2018 Race Night - Rotarians, friends and relatives - All Welcome

A fun evening for people of all ages to enjoy the Races with a twist!
All funds raised going to the Vision 20/20 project. read more...

Mon 12th November 2018 Jim Corrigall will give a speech entitled 'Into the heart of a changing South Africa'


Mon 5th November 2018 Michael Jackson will talk on Guy Fawkes

Well there's a surprise

Mon 29th October 2018 A talk by Kath Ward entitled "Inappropriate Christmas Cards". What a lot of bosh

Look carefully!

Wed 17th October 2018 - Rotary Vision 2020

Funraising event at Balti Stan to raise monies for the Rotary Vision 2020 project

Mon 15th October 2018 Terry Watson will tell us about the prison service

There seem to be an usually high number of spectators

Mon 15th October 2018 Council Meeting

There seem to be an usually high number of spectators

Mon 8th October 2018 Belinda Oldham will give us a speech entitled ‘A Woman in Engineering’.


Mon 1st October 2018 Presentation on Vision 2020 by Harun Miah

• Rotary Vision 2020- We Care for Eyes is a our clubs main international project.
• It's a 2 year project where we have partnered with Rotary Club of Sylhet Central to help cure and change the lives of the poor who are avoidably blind. read more...

Mon 24th September 2018 Demystifying Classical Music, with David Dunsmore,

David is a lifelong classical music enthusiast who will deliver an interesting and informative presentation with musical examples and encouraging questions. read more...
On the same page?

Mon 17th September 2018 Club Discussion

On the same page?

Mon 17th September 2018 Council Meeting

WAGGGS (World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts)

Mon 10th September 2018 Evening Meeting

My name is Holly Peters, I am a Guide member with 31st Guide Unit in Burnley, a year 7 student at Unity College, resident of Oswaldtwistle.
I am very fortunate to have been selected as a representative of Girlguiding North West England.
DG Mary Bradley visiting C&OR

Mon 3rd September 2018 Lunchtime Meeting

Style & action with C&O

Thu 23rd August 2018 - August Fun Events

Social Bowls Night: Pie & Peas Supper
Names & Nos please, by 9th August
To Mike on 07710-596735

Sun 19th August 2018 - August Fun Events

BBQ at Mikes Home. £10.00, children half price. Contact Mike 07710 596735

Wed 15th August 2018 - August Fun Events

Gaping Gill Descent, Inglebourgh. £15.00. Contact Ian 07546 576619 read more...

Mon 13th August 2018 - August Fun Events

Archery & Axe throwing. Cost £10. Contact Malcolm 07801 056945 read more...

Thu 9th August 2018 - August Fun Events

'Social Bowls Night' Thursday 9th August at the Globe Bowling Club (BB5 0LW). Contact Mike Hindle 07710-596735
This does not replace the Bowls event on the 23rd read more...

Mon 6th August 2018 - August Fun Events

Boules at Accrington Cricket Club. £5.00. Contact Richard 07967 202603

Wed 1st August 2018 - Fri 31st August 2018 No scheduled meetings. Social Events - Malcolm Ward 07801 056945

Mon 30th July 2018 Lunchtime Meeting

Mon 23rd July 2018 Lunchtime Meeting

Mon 16th July 2018 Lunchtime Meeting

Mon 16th July 2018 Council Meeting

Mon 9th July 2018 Evening Meeting

Sat 7th July 2018 Music at Hollowforth

Music performed by the East Lancs.Concert Band. At nightfall, a celebratory fireworks display read more...

Mon 2nd July 2018 Lunchtime Meeting

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