Completed meetings and events 2019-2020

Thu 25th June 2020 Rachel Ellis: Families InFocus

People seen through the outline of a pair of glasses Families InFocus is President Francis’s charity for the year. read more...

Wed 24th June 2020 Online quiz

The words Quiz Time on a colourful background Details from President Francis.

Thu 18th June 2020 Club Assembly

Club logo Our plans for the next Rotary year. read more...

Thu 11th June 2020 Amelia Clapham: Ace Music Therapy

Female trumpeter sitting in a paper aeroplane Amelia tells us about this venture. read more...

Thu 4th June 2020 Business meeting

Club logo This meeting was held online. read more...

Thu 28th May 2020 Alan Pamphilon: Women who rocked the boat

Queen's barge. Five local women. read more...

Wed 27th May 2020 VE Day Quiz

The words Quiz Time on a colourful background Details are available from President Francis

Tue 26th May 2020 Council meeting

Club Council 2019-20 Council members only

Thu 21st May 2020 Rtn Philip Smith: Two quizzes

The words Quiz Time Philip stepped into the breach again when our scheduled speaker had to drop out. read more...

Thu 14th May 2020 Paula Ashfield: Kids Inspire

Paula told us about the work of this charity. read more...

Thu 7th May 2020 Annual General Meeting

Club logo We held our AGM online. read more...

Thu 30th April 2020 Rtn Chuda Karki: Covid-19

Club logo A well-attended online meeting. read more...

Thu 23rd April 2020 Online quiz

Words Quiz Time on a multicoloured background A fun online meeting read more...

Thu 16th April 2020 Online meeting

Club logo We had our weekly meeting via Zoom. read more...

Thu 9th April 2020 Business meeting

Club logo Our first online meeting. read more...

Thu 12th March 2020 Rtn Philip Smith: African nations

Map of Africa Philip gave us a quiz at very short notice. read more...

Thu 5th March 2020 Business meeting

Club logo Our monthly business meeting was held at the Ivy Hill Hotel.

Tue 3rd March 2020 Council meeting

Club Council 2019-20 Council members only

Thu 27th February 2020 John Hawkins: Age UK Essex

Elderly couple The local affiliate of the well-known charity supporting the elderly read more...

Thu 20th February 2020 Lindsay Whitehouse: Responsibilities of a Prison Governor

Prisoner being taken into a cell The situations faced by a prison governor read more...

Thu 13th February 2020 Phil Godfrey: APS Support UK

APS Support UK supports people with antiphospholipid syndrome. read more...

Thu 6th February 2020 Business meeting

Club logo Our monthly business meeting. read more...

Tue 4th February 2020 Council meeting

Club Council 2019-20 Council members only

Thu 30th January 2020 Rtn Francis Whitbread: The Yorkshire Dales

Yorkshire Dales plaque Our President told us about one of his favourite areas. read more...

Thu 23rd January 2020 Leigh Harvey: Open Road

An open road We heard about this charity that helps those suffering from substance abuse read more...

Tue 21st January 2020 Youth Speaks: A Debate Chelmsford heats at Hylands School

Youth Speaks: A Debate logo The Chelmsford heats of Rotary's Youth Speaks: A Debate competition, which has a slightly different format this year. read more...

Fri 17th January 2020 Young Musician Chelmsford heats at St Cedd's School

Young Musician logo The Chelmsford heats of the Rotary Young Musician competition read more...

Thu 16th January 2020 New Year Message

Club logo with 2020 beneath it Our New Year Message was given by Roger HIrst, the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Essex.

Thu 9th January 2020 Emma Goldie: Sanctus

Coffee pot, cup and sugar bowl Emma and her colleague Peter told us about Chelmsford's café for the homeless. read more...

Fri 3rd January 2020 Senior guests' trip to the panto

Black and white photo of people sitting in a theatre Our annual treat for some of Chelmsford's senior citizens read more...

Thu 2nd January 2020 Rtn David Axon: War criminals

Cartoon of someone being placed in a prison cell A serious subject to start the New Year with. This was our final meeting at Hamptons, which had been our home for the last thirty years. read more...

Thu 19th December 2019 Rtn John Scammell: The road to Santiago

Way sign John told us about the Camino. read more...

Wed 11th December 2019 Christmas party

Rotary Christmas wreath We celebrated the festival at Little Channels read more...

Thu 5th December 2019 Business meeting and Special AGM

Club logo At the Special AGM we elected our officers for 2020-21. read more...

Tue 3rd December 2019 Council meeting

Club Council 2019-20 Council members only

Thu 28th November 2019 Tom Harper: Murder at any cost?

Two magnifying glasses We thought about murder most foul! read more...

Thu 21st November 2019 Rotary “Together with Business” Day

People at the event There was an opportunity to learn how working with Rotary can provide benefits for individuals, businesses and our Rotary Club. read more...

Sat 16th November 2019 Quiz Night

A fun and challenging evening to raise funds for Families InFocus. read more...

Thu 14th November 2019 Rtn Robert Macaulay: Rotary Foundation

Foundation logo Robert is the District Foundation Chairman. read more...

Sat 9th November 2019 Jumble Sale at Danbury Village Hall

People looking at jumble items Our regular Autumn event

Thu 7th November 2019 Business meeting

Club logo Our monthly business meeting was held at the Chelmsford Rugby Club read more...

Tue 5th November 2019 Council meeting

Club Council 2019-20 Council members only

Thu 31st October 2019 Jim Palmer: Essex Fire and Rescue Service

Essex flag Jim spoke to us about their public consultation read more...

Thu 24th October 2019 Lindsay Hurrell: Recycle bikes to Africa

Four cartoon bikes A subject close to President Francis's heart. read more...

Thu 17th October 2019 Rtn Philip Smith tells jokes

Our scheduled speaker was unable to attend. read more...

Thu 10th October 2019 Rtns Chuda Karki and Indu Tiwari: Service camp in a Russian village

Russian flag A personal account. read more...

Thu 3rd October 2019 Business meeting

Club logo Our monthly business meeting read more...

Tue 1st October 2019 Council meeting

Club Council 2019-20 Council members only

Thu 26th September 2019 Rtn Andrew Vince: Job talk

Andrew Vince Andrew told us something about his background. read more...

Thu 19th September 2019 Big Sing Soul

A choir superimposed over a music score This was an evening meeting at Little Channels read more...

Thu 12th September 2019 DG Pauline Dean

District 1240 logo Pauline is our District Governor for 2019-20 read more...

Thu 5th September 2019 Business meeting

Club logo Our monthly business meeting read more...

Tue 3rd September 2019 Council meeting

Club Council 2019-20 Council members only

Thu 29th August 2019 Katrina Rew: Essex Search and Rescue

Essex's own Lowland Search and Rescue Unit read more...

Wed 28th August 2019 Visit to Chelmsford CCTV Control Room

Man sitting in front of bank of screens Behind the scenes read more...

Thu 22nd August 2019 Felicity Clarke: Trekking in Romania

Romanian flag A personal account. read more...

Thu 15th August 2019 Sophie Tibbitts: British Heart Foundation

Two hearts with graph lines inside them Sophie is the Foundation's Essex Fundraising Manager. read more...

Thu 8th August 2019 Rtn David Axon: Licensed to kill

Pistol This meeting was held at the Black Bull in Rainsford Road. read more...

Thu 1st August 2019 Business meeting

Club logo Our first business meeting of 2019-20 read more...

Tue 30th July 2019 Council meeting

Club Council 2019-20 Council members only

Thu 25th July 2019 Rachel Ellis: Families in Focus

Families seen through glasses Families in Focus is President Francis's chosen charity

Thu 18th July 2019 Yasmin Limbachia: Mission to Kenya

Children's centre buildings in up-country Kenya A personal account read more...

Thu 11th July 2019 Rtn Peter Dowse: Police Officer to Magistrate

A kind-looking policeman and a fierce magistrate A talk by a Past District Governor read more...

Sat 6th July 2019 Senior Guests' Summer Party

It will be clearer on the day! This will be held at the Cathedral Chapter House as usual.

Thu 4th July 2019 Handover meeting

Club logo The 2018-19 President and Council hand over to their successors read more...
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