Completed meetings and events 2016-2017

Mon 26th June 2017 Weekly Meeting: President's Last Supper and Hand-over at Pascals

Duty Rtn: W Saunders. Raffle: G Sloane. Tech Support: J Sheldon.

Sun 18th June 2017 Staffordshire Ironman 70.3

We are marshalling on this prestigious event, probably in the Needwood area as before. Great fun and great fellowship!

Mon 12th June 2017 Weekly Meeting: Club Assembly and list by AG Elect John Carr

Duty Rtn: R Gent. Raffle: M Redshaw. Tech Support: C Lloyd.

Sat 3rd June 2017 Rotary Foundation Centenary Concert at 400 Hall, Repton

The Burton Concert Band is booked to celebrate the Centenary of Rotary Foundation at the 400 Hall at Repton School on Saturday 3 June. All proceeds will be divided between Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships and the Club’s Charity Fund.

Mon 22nd May 2017 Weekly Meeting: My Job a talk by Bryan Pickering

Duty Rotn, A Gillham. Raffle, B Pickering. Tech Support, J Sheldon.

Mon 15th May 2017 Weekly Meeting: Sue's Surprise

Duty Rotn, R Cundy. Raffle, M Murray. Tech Support, J Weil.

Sat 13th May 2017 Sandwich Board March

Once again Jack will organise the prime fund raising event of the Club"™s year, so please put the date in your diary - NOW!!

Mon 8th May 2017 Weekly Meeting: Medical Detection Dogs - a talk by Wendy Coley

Duty Rotn, G Wright. Raffle, J Moffat. Tech Support, C Lloyd.

Wed 3rd May 2017 Fashion Show

at Barton-under-Needwood Village Hall

Mon 24th April 2017 Weekly Meeting: Voting to decide the Young Photographers Competition

Duty Rotn, D Roberts. Raffle, B Masson. Tech Support, M Murray.

Sat 22nd April 2017 "Know your Blood Pressure Day"

Our Club is joining our daughter Club Bretby to organise the annual "Know your Blood Pressure" Day to be held once again in the Octagon shopping centre. Volunteers will be needed to help set up and to marshal the event.

Thu 13th April 2017 Trip to the JCB Plant at Rocester

Around 30 members, partners and friends are booked on a trip to visit the JCB VIP Visitor Centre, followed by a tour of the backhoe loader production line, finishing with lunch in the JCB dining room. Should be good!!

Mon 10th April 2017 Weekly Meeting: Life amongst the homeless, a talk by Mike Redshaw

Duty Rotn, P Barnett. Raffle, J Weil. Tech Support, J Weil.

Mon 3rd April 2017 Weekly Meeting: 82nd Annual General Meeting

Duty Rotarian: Mandy Webster. Technical Support: Jack Sheldon. Raffle: Chris Lloyd.
Menu: TBA

Mon 27th March 2017 Weekly Meeting: A Learning Journey talk by Aaron Silva from BACT

Duty Rotn: T Day. Raffle: J Sheldon. Tech Support: C Lloyd.

Fri 24th March 2017 Club Charter Evening


Mon 20th March 2017 Weekly Meeting: Burton Hospitals Foundation Trust - a talk by Chris Maddox

Duty Rotn: C Cutchey. Raffle: B Keates. Tech Support: M Murray.

Mon 13th March 2017 Weekly Meeting: A celebration of St Patrick's Day - an Irish 'do'

Duty Rotn - B Masson. Raffle - M Haroon. Tech Support - J Sheldon.

Mon 6th March 2017 Weekly Meeting - My working trip to Peru - a talk by Natasha Coast-Smith

Duty Rotn: J Moffat, Raffle: K Howard, Tech Support: J Weil.

Mon 27th February 2017 Weekly Meeting - RNIB supporting people with sight loss - a talk by Jenny Perry

Duty Rotn: B Keates, Raffle: T Hathaway, Tech Support: C Lloyd.

Mon 20th February 2017 EVENING Meeting - Joint with Bretby RC to celebrate Rotary Week

At Branston Golf & Country Club. A talk by Lawyer Steve Wooley on Juvenile Delinquency.

Mon 13th February 2017 An evening dinner with partners

Duty Rotn: Raffle: Tech Support:

Mon 6th February 2017 Weekly Meeting - Ketch-up

Duty Rotn: M Styne. Raffle: J Grey. Tech Support: J Weil.

Tue 31st January 2017 Burton Albion vs Fulham

Meal in the executive suite prior to match start time of 7.45pm.

Mon 30th January 2017 Weekly Meeting - A presentation on Mental Health. Speaker organised by Mohammad Haroon

Duty Rotn: J Threlfall. Raffle: C Ford. Tech Support: C Lloyd.

Mon 23rd January 2017 Weekly Meeting - Presentation by Bob Anderson and Graham Dean on proposal to re-structure club committees

Duty Rotn: C Brister. Raffle: G Dean. Tech Support: M Murray.

Sat 21st January 2017 Burns Night Supper

The annual Burns Night celebration, including Haggis, of course. Speeches and Scottish music and dancing led by Mike Gentles.

Mon 16th January 2017 Weekly Meeting - Tim Coltman: The Life of William Coltman VC

Duty Rotn: J Winstone. Raffle: T Day. Tech Support: M Murray.

Mon 9th January 2017 Weekly Meeting - Chris Cheadle - Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Duty Rotn: M Haroon. Raffle: G Davenport. Tech Support: J Weil.

Mon 2nd January 2017 Weekly Meeting - NO MEETING

New Year Bank Holiday

Tue 27th December 2016 President's Post-Christmas Walk

A pleasant walk in convivial company, followed by a small repast at The Cock Inn, Hanbury.

Mon 26th December 2016 Weekly Meeting - NO MEETING

Christmas Bank Holiday

Mon 19th December 2016 Weekly Meeting - Christmas Lunch with Partners

Duty Rotn: B Anderson. Raffle: C Cutchey Tech Support: C Lloyd

Mon 12th December 2016 Weekly Meeting - Speaker: Simon Cooper, BAC Trust - National Citizen Service

Sun 11th December 2016 Joint Carol Service and Lunch

Burton and Bretby Rotary Clubs join for the annual Christmas Service at St Modwens followed by lunch at the Winery.Winery

Mon 5th December 2016 Weekly Meeting - Extraordinary General Meeting & Ketch-up

To elect a Treasurer for Rotary Year 2017-2018

Mon 28th November 2016 Weekly Meeting - Speaker: PP John Moffat - an update on Rotary Foundation

Mon 21st November 2016 Joint Evening meeting with Bretby Rotary Club at Pirelli Stadium.

Fri 18th November 2016 Horse Race Evening

at Pirelli Stadium

Mon 14th November 2016 Weekly Meeting - Speaker:

Mon 7th November 2016 Weekly Meeting - Speaker: Special General Meeting and Business Meeting

Approval of Accounts for 2015-16. Election of President, Vice Presidents, Secretary and Treasurer for 2017-18

Mon 31st October 2016 Weekly Meeting - Speaker: Another Surprise!!

Fri 28th October 2016 Vernon Barnes Golf Trophy. Broughton Heath Golf Club


Fri 28th October 2016 Vernon Barnes Golf Trophy. Broughton Heath Golf Club


Mon 24th October 2016 Weekly Meeting - Speaker: Mike's Surprise

Thu 20th October 2016 The Annual Quiz

Format will be similar to previous years - a series of rounds on various topics including a General Knowledge round. read more...

Mon 17th October 2016 Weekly Meeting - Speaker: David Harris - Derbyshire Children's Holiday Centre

Wed 12th October 2016 Annual Golf Match vs Ashby, Lichfield Golf Club

Mon 10th October 2016 Weekly Meeting - Ketch-up / Speaker

Mon 3rd October 2016 Weekly Meeting - Speaker: Ketch-up

Mon 26th September 2016 Weekly Meeting - Speaker: Rtn Mike Redshaw - Romania

Thu 15th September 2016 The Archie Gentles Golf Competition

At Burton Golf Club

Mon 12th September 2016 Weekly lunch meeting - The Krizevac Project - an update by George Furnival

Duty Rotarian: Mandy Webster Raffle: William Saunders
Technical Support: Jack Sheldon

Mon 5th September 2016 Weekly lunch meeting - 'My Job' talk by Tom Day

Duty Rotarian: Chris Cutchey Raffle: David Roberts
Technical Support: John Weil

Mon 29th August 2016 NO MEETING - August Bank Holiday

Mon 22nd August 2016 Weekly lunch meeting - YMCA - An update by Paul Liffey

Duty Rotarian: Bill Masson Raffle: Mike Redshaw
Technical Support: Malcolm Murray

Mon 15th August 2016 Weekly lunch meeting - The Samaritans

Duty Rotarian: Mike Styne Raffle: Peter Rainey Technical Support: Jack Sheldon

Mon 8th August 2016 Weekly lunch meeting - St Giles Community Engagement

Duty Rotarian: Brian Keates Raffle: Bryan Pickering Technical Support: John Weil

Tue 2nd August 2016 Annual Bowls Match - CANCELLED

at Ashfield House

Mon 1st August 2016 Weekly lunch meeting - Ketch-up

Duty Rotarian: Peter Rainey Raffle: Malcolm Murray Technical Support: Chris Lloyd

Mon 25th July 2016 Visit by the new District Governor, Colin Gell

Duty Rotarian: Peter Rainey Raffle: John Moffat Technical Support: Malcolm Murray

Sun 24th July 2016 Annual Garden Party

being held again in Barton-under-Needwood. Details will be circulated to members.

Mon 18th July 2016 Denby Pottery - A talk by David Fern

Duty Rotarian: Mike Styne Raffle: Bill Masson Technical Support: Jack Sheldon

Mon 11th July 2016 Prostate Cancer UK - A talk by Robin Collins

Duty Rotarian: Janet Threlfall Raffle: Chris Lloyd Technical Support: John Weil

Mon 4th July 2016 "My Job" - A talk by David Roberts

Duty Rotarian: Carl Brister Raffle: Jack Sheldon Technical Support: Chris Lloyd
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