Completed meetings and events 2019-2020

Wed 24th June 2020 Speaker Finder: Norma Jalloh Grace: Andy Taylor Vot: Alan Gardner AV: Chris Powell

Norma will be talking about the inception and developement of the A1 "Tornado" steam engine

Wed 17th June 2020 Speaker Finder: Angie Perkins Grace : Bernard Hardisty Vot: Malcolm Darroch AV: Malcolm Darroch

Angie will be talking about Evolve, the youth club in Aspley and the work they are doing in the community

Wed 10th June 2020 Business Meeting Grace: Mike Lucas AV: Eileen Morley

Business Meeting

Wed 3rd June 2020 Club Assembly Grace: Peter Boyd AV: David Itzhak

Tue 2nd June 2020 Council Meeting

Wed 27th May 2020 No Meeting after Bank Holiday

Wed 20th May 2020 Speaker : Kathy Harwood :Grace: Binay Pathak VoT: Keith Rossin AV: John Clifford

Kathy will speak to us about the work of Ducklings, the education charity based at the QMC

Fri 15th May 2020 - Sun 17th May 2020 RYLA

RYLA Weekend

Wed 6th May 2020 Speaker Finder: Alan Parker Grace: Marie Jenkins VoT: Peter Boyd AV: Graham Hayes

Rachel Chambers will talk to us about her Trek to Everest Base Camp in aid of Macmillan Cancer Care

Wed 6th May 2020 Council Meeting

Tue 5th May 2020 Schools Music Concert

The Annual Schools Music Concert taking place at the refurbished Fernwood School
Literary Talk

Wed 29th April 2020 Speaker Finder: Bryan Preston. Grace: Malcolm Darroch. VOT: Angela Perkins AV: Malcolm Darroch

The Speaker will be Annalise Grice who will talk about Performing Authorship: The Literary Lecture Tour from Dickens to Lawrence

Sat 25th April 2020 District Assembly

The Annual District assembly at Eastwood Hall

Wed 22nd April 2020 Speaker Finder: John Tordoff Grace: John Clifford VOT: Richard Cook AV: Chris Powell

.Mike Spencer, a Trustee of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust will talk to us about Attenborough Nature Reserves bid to purchase the site from its current owners

Wed 15th April 2020 - No Meeting after Bank Holiday

Wed 8th April 2020 Speaker Finder: Keith Rossin Grace: Graham Hayes VOT: Norma Jalloh AV: Graham Hayes

Our Speaker will be Robin Macey who will be talking about "Origami"

Wed 8th April 2020 Council Meeting

Wed 1st April 2020 Speaker Finder : Marie Jenkins Grace: Malcolm Leivers VOT: Andy Taylor AV: John Clifford

.Marie will be talking about "Living and working on Eire"

Wed 25th March 2020 Speaker Finder: Rosemary Wels Grace: Keith Rossin VOT: Laurie Whyte AV: Malcolm Darroch

Our speaker will be from the NNRF (Refugee Forum)

Wed 18th March 2020 Speaker Finder: John Tordoff Grace: John Foxon VOT: Mohan Khera AV: Malcolm Leivers

.Rubina Savage will talk about "Canine Partners", one of the recipient charities of our last Golf Day

Wed 11th March 2020 Business Meeting Grace: Laurie Whyte AV: David Itzhak


Wed 4th March 2020 Speaker Finder: Paul McGuire Grace Mohan Khera VOT: John Foxon AV: Chris Powell

Paul McGuire will talk to us about "Mindfulness"

Wed 4th March 2020 Council Meeting at WPGC

Battle of Jutland

Wed 26th February 2020 Speaker Finder: John Clifford Grace:Bryan Preston VoT: David Itzhak AV:Graham Hayes

.Our Speaker will be our own Graham Hayes who will be speaking on "The Battle of Jutland"

Wed 19th February 2020 Speaker Finder: Peter Boyd Grace: Angela Perkins VOT: John Clifford AV: John Clifford

.Our Speaker will be Sally Bestwick who will be talking about the work of the Citizens Advice Bureau

Wed 12th February 2020 Business Meeting Grace: David Pedlar AV: Malcolm Darroch


Wed 5th February 2020 Speaker Finder: Hayri Kaya Grace: Martin Miles VOT: Eileen Morley AV: Eileen Morley

My talk is about my life in Turkey and my new life in England

Wed 5th February 2020 Council Meeting

Wed 29th January 2020 Speaker Finder: John Foxon Grace: David Jackson VOT: John Tordoff AV: Chris Powell

Our Speaker is John Grant who will talk to us about The Battle of Blenheim, Marshall Tallard and his Nottingham Connections

Wed 22nd January 2020 The District Governor visits us Grace : David Itzhak AV: Graham Hayes

The District Governor David Hood will come to give us his thoughts on Rotary

Wed 15th January 2020 Business Meeting Grace: Malcolm Darroch AV: David Ithak

The Gunpowder Plot

Wed 8th January 2020 Speaker Finder: Andy Taylor. Grace: John Woodhouse VOT: Derek Savidge AV: Malcolm Leivers

Gareth Howell will speak to us about 'The Gunpowder Plot'

Wed 8th January 2020 Council Meeting at WPGC


Wed 1st January 2020 - Bank Holiday

Wed 25th December 2019 - Bank Holiday

Wed 18th December 2019 - Grace: Peter Boyd AV: Malcolm Darroch

Wed 18th December 2019 - Christmas Party Guest Evening


Wed 11th December 2019 Business Meeting Grace: Eileen Morley AV: Eileen Morley


Wed 4th December 2019 Speaker Finder: David Pedlar. Grace: Rosemary Wels. Vote of Thanks: John Dornan AV: John Clifford

David Pedlar on 'Rotary Moving Forward' and he will provide cover on District Strategic Review and Rotary Engages the Chamber.

Wed 4th December 2019 Council Meeting at WPGC


Tue 3rd December 2019 Council Meeting

Fri 29th November 2019 Christmas Lights Switch-On 4.30pm

Bramcote Lane Shops

Wed 27th November 2019 Speaker : Malcolm Darroch on NUMBERS ARE AS EASY AS PI

A lighthearted therapy session for all Arithmophobics. Leave calculaters, slide rules and log tables at home!!

Wed 27th November 2019 Speaker finder: John Woodhouse Grace: Chris Powell Vote of Thanks: David Jackson AV: Chris Powell


Wed 20th November 2019 Sarah and Becky from The Ear Foundation are coming to speak to us.

.One of our charities at the Golf Day

Wed 20th November 2019 Speaker Finder: Malcolm Leivers Grace: Paul McGuire Vote of Thanks: Martin Miles AV: Eileen Morley

Wed 13th November 2019 Business Meeting


Wed 13th November 2019 Grace: Alan Parker AV: Malcolm Darroch

Wed 6th November 2019 Our Charter Evening..Our Guest Speaker is Skinder Hundal MBE on

7pm for 7.30pm Wollaton Park Golf Club
.Black Tie

Wed 6th November 2019 Charter with Skinder Hundal MBE as Guest Speaker

"There's Art in Every Party"

Tue 5th November 2019 Council Meeting

Wed 30th October 2019 Guest Evening. Speaker Finder: Graham Hayes

Movie Theme tunes Quiz

Wed 30th October 2019 Grace: Paul McGuire Vote of Thanks: David Pedlar AV: John Clifford

Sat 26th October 2019 Art Exhibition

St Leonards Community Centre. FREE entry to all. Refreshments provided by Inner Wheel.

Wed 23rd October 2019 Speaker: Mr Mann

.Mr Mann is Consultant Urologist for Nottingham Hospitals

Wed 23rd October 2019 Speaker Finder: Binay Pathak Grace: Mike Lucas Vote of Thanks: Marie Parker Jenkins AV:Graham Hayes

Wed 16th October 2019 Eileen Morley will talk about 'Holiday'

A brief history

Wed 16th October 2019 Grace: Derek Savidge Vote of Thanks: Angela Perkins AV: David Itzhak

Wed 9th October 2019 Grace: Norma Jalloh AV: Chris Powell

Wed 9th October 2019 Business Meeting


Wed 2nd October 2019 Speaker: Jayne Jackson and work colleague Elizabeth from Studio House

.Studio House is a drugs and alcohol rehabilitation centre.

Wed 2nd October 2019 Speaker Finder: Bernard Hardisty Grace: Alan Gardner Vote of Thanks: Rosemary Wels AV: Eileen Morley


Tue 1st October 2019 Council Meeting

Wed 25th September 2019 Speaker Finder: David Itzhak Grace: John Dornan Vote of Thanks: Bryan Preston AV: Malcolm Leivers

Wed 25th September 2019 Graeme Smith will talk to us about Parkrun.


Wed 18th September 2019 Speaker Finder: Mike Lucas Grace: John Clifford Vote of Thanks: John Woodhouse AV: Graham Hayes:

Jim Yates belongs to one of the Shire world’s longest established families. He farms with his wife Sue at Farnah House Farm, Duffield in Derbyshire, where they concentrate on Shire Horses and sheep. His families long association with the breed has given h

Wed 18th September 2019 Jim Yates "Mr Shire Horse"

.Jim Yates belongs to one of the Shire world’s longest established families. He farms with his wife Sue at Farnah House Farm, Duffield in Derbyshire, where they concentrate on Shire Horses and sheep. His families long association with the breed has given

Wed 11th September 2019 Grace: Bernard Hardisty

Wed 11th September 2019 Business Meeting


Wed 4th September 2019 Jean Madeley will talk to us on the subject of Victorian Parks


Wed 4th September 2019 Speaker Finder: John Dornan Grace: Richard Cook Vote of Thanks: Alan Parker


Tue 3rd September 2019 Council Meeting

Wed 28th August 2019 - No meeting following Bank Holiday

Sun 25th August 2019 Charity Garden Party for the Nandife School in Malawi

At 28 Wroxham Drive. £20 for a four course meal of steak, chicken or salmon. Complimentary Pimms on arrival. Bring your own drinks!

Wed 21st August 2019 August Out


Wed 14th August 2019 August Out

Wed 7th August 2019 Scatter Evening


Tue 6th August 2019 Council Meeting

Wed 31st July 2019 Guest Meeting

Wed 31st July 2019 Speaker Finder: Martin Miles. Grace:Hayri Kaya. Vote of Thanks: Laurie Whyte.

Wed 24th July 2019 Meeting: Rachel Chambers' Trek in Nepal for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Wed 24th July 2019 Speaker Finder: Chris Powell. Grace: Peter Boyd Vote of Thanks: Norma Jalloh

Wed 17th July 2019 Business Meeting

Wed 17th July 2019 Grace: Graham Hayes

Wed 10th July 2019 RYLA 2019

Wed 10th July 2019 - Speaker Finder: Angie Perkins Grace: Malcolm Leivers, VOT: Andy Taylor

Tue 9th July 2019 - Council Meeting at 28 Parkside

Fri 5th July 2019 - Golf Day-2019


Wed 3rd July 2019 - :HANDOVER Grace: John Dornan,

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