Completed meetings and events 2021-2022
Tue 28th June 2022 RechargePresident Tom and Vice President Jean
Tue 21st June 2022 The Ron Gregory Photography Competition 2022 - NB WE WILL MEET IN THE BISTRO AT LITTLE CHANNELSPresentation of the winning photographs.
Tue 21st June 2022 Lunch NB WE WILL MEET IN THE BISTRO AT LITTLE CHANNELSto be followed by Photography Competition winners - with guests.
Sun 19th June 2022 Rotary Roundup on Chelmsford Community Radio 104.4 FMFeatures Mayor of Chelmsford special guest Great Baddow Charity Races, two two-mile runners, volunteers who run Springfield library, all tracks played mention ‘father’, ‘dad’ ‘papa’, Rotarian Graham Hart's birthday cake donation to Sanctus and much more!
Tue 14th June 2022 Club Assembly PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUEin John Bucknell's barn at Bassetts.
Tue 7th June 2022 Business Meeting PLEASE NOTE TO BE HELD ON ZOOMJune is Public Image programme planning month
Thu 2nd June 2022 - Sun 5th June 2022 The Queen’s Platinum Jubileea four-day Bank Holiday weekend to celebrate The Queen’s 70 year reign
Tue 31st May 2022 40th Anniversary Great Baddow Charity Races- debrief from Robert Cappin
Tue 24th May 2022 'Me' talkfrom Val Chiswell
Sun 22nd May 2022 40th Great Baddow Charity RacesSAVE THE DATE! 10 mile road race and two mile fun run Full details https://baddowraces.co.uk/
Tue 17th May 2022 Races briefing: PLEASE NOTE VIA ZOOMin preparation for Great Baddow Charity Races on Sunday 22 May
Sun 15th May 2022 - Mon 16th May 2022 Rotary Roundup on Chelmsford Community Radio 104.4 FMFeaturing Rotary events in Essex and beyond,
40th Great Baddow Charity Races, Anne Moriaty 2024-25 District Governor, Chelmsford Community Radio's Michelle Durant. Plus Ukraine, Platinum Jubilee + much more! Tune in!
Sat 14th May 2022 - Sun 15th May 2022 River Clean up hosted by Love Your ChelmsfordLitter picking on the riverside areas through the City
Wed 11th May 2022 Litter Pickalong the river Bunny Walks towards the University from Nuffield Health.
Tue 10th May 2022 Lyn McLintockreturns to update us on The Children's Society's work with those affected by substance misuse.
Tue 3rd May 2022 AGM and Business MeetingMay is Club Council programme planning month
Tue 26th April 2022 St George's Day lunch:Why St George?" from John Bucknell
Tue 19th April 2022 Bread, from farm to plate.A farming view on growing wheat for the staple diet in the West, from John Bucknell
Sun 17th April 2022 Rotary Roundup on Chelmsford Community Radio 104.4 FMFeaturing Rotary events in Essex and beyond, plus chats with Graham Hart, Chelmsford Rivermead Rotary, about fundraising to commemorate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, Ken James co-winner of 2021 Ron Gregory Photo Competition + much more! Tune in!
Tue 12th April 2022 No meeting today
Wed 6th April 2022 Litter Pick contributing to Keep Britain Tidy Great British Spring Clean in collaboration with Love Your Chelmsford.Two groups of pickers will tackle the riverside track up to Sandford Mill and the Parkinson Estate opposite Chelmsford Cemetery.
Tue 5th April 2022 Business MeetingApril is Foundation and International programme planning month
Sun 3rd April 2022 Foundation Lunch 12.30 for 1.00 at Chignals and Mashbury Village Hall.£20 per person - all proceeds to Rotary charities. read more...
Tue 29th March 2022 Clare MartinMarketing and Development Manager from the Wilderness Foundation
Tue 22nd March 2022 No meeting todayMembers are welcome to 'scatter'
Sun 20th March 2022 Rotary Roundup on Chelmsford Community Radio 104.4 FMFeaturing Rotary events in Essex and beyond, plus chats with Joelle Mortimer, founder of Baby Basics Chelmsford, Derrick Thomas member of Chelmsford and District Welsh Society and Gemma Collins updates us about Porridge and Pens. Tune in!
Tue 15th March 2022 Lyn McLintock - a welcome return to update us on the Children's Society East Hidden Harm team(NB charity lunch today at Chignal and Mashbury Village Hall - soup/bread and cheese/biscuits)
Tue 8th March 2022 DG Keith Brownlievisit to club, together with AG Anne Moriaty.
Tue 1st March 2022 Business MeetingMarch is Community and Vocational programme planning month
Tue 22nd February 2022 Photo Competition 2022Shapes and Patterns
Sun 20th February 2022 Rotary Roundup on Chelmsford Community Radio 104.4 FMFeaturing Rotary events in Essex and beyond, including 40th anniversary Great Baddow Charity Races (22 May) + Red Balloon Learning Centre in Danbury and Marie Curie charity collection in Chelmsford in March + usual wonderful collection of musical tracks.
Tue 15th February 2022 An Online Cornucopia- PI update 2022
Tue 8th February 2022 A Terpsichorean Adventurewith Phil Westlake
Tue 1st February 2022 Business MeetingFebruary is Public Image Team programme planning month
Tue 25th January 2022 Burns Lunchto celebrate the life and work of the Scottish Bard, Robert Burns
Tue 18th January 2022 No meeting today
Sun 16th January 2022 Rotary Roundup on Chelmsford Community Radio 104.4 FMFeaturing Tessa Hawes founder of MiniMe Mindfulness based in Chelmsford, Clare Martin of the Chatham Green Wilderness Foundation Project and music chosen by Peter and Diane Barker. Tune in!
Tue 11th January 2022 Weekly meeting
Tue 4th January 2022 Santa's Sleigh UpdateJanuary is Club Council programme planning month
Tue 28th December 2021 No meeting today- pre new year
Tue 21st December 2021 No meeting today- pre Christmas
Tue 14th December 2021 Christmas lunch- not to be missed! Entertainment by The Mildmay Strolling Players. £17.50 pp
Tue 7th December 2021 Special General Meeting & Business meeting by ZoomNB 'Away' Lunch - meeting will be via Zoom.
Sun 5th December 2021 Beaulieu Community Centre Christmas FayreSanta and his Sleigh will be there.
Tue 30th November 2021 My Life and Polio - POSTPONEDwith Alison Farrugia, President Halsted Rotary
Tue 23rd November 2021 The Making of Rotary Roundupwith Chelmsford Community Radio presenter Dave Almond
Tue 16th November 2021 Members' VoicesToday we hear from Ian Hutchinson and Roger Spall: each presenting a topic of their choosing.
Tue 9th November 2021 The Secret History of Chelmsford Prison- a welcome return from Lindsay Whitehouse.
Tue 2nd November 2021 Business MeetingNovember is Foundation and International programme planning month
Tue 26th October 2021 The Bell Restoration, St. Andrew's Church, SandonWelcome to Mike Worboys
Sun 24th October 2021 World Polio Dayworking together for a polio free world
Tue 19th October 2021 'Me' talkfrom Chris Bellamy
Sun 17th October 2021 Rotary Roundup on Chelmsford Community Radio 104.4 FMFeaturing Colchester Rotn Robert Macaulay abt ending polio + his trip to India to help polio vaccination, and Rotn Gloria Nicholls abt coping with dialysis + her work in raising funds to purchase new dialysis machine for Broomfield Hospital. Tune in!
Tue 12th October 2021 12 OCTOBER - Charity meal at the Beauvoir Armsin aid of End Polio Now. Full details below including Menu Choice. read more...
Tue 12th October 2021 No lunchtime meeting today- instead come along this evening to our fundraising meal at the Beauvoir Arms
Tue 5th October 2021 Business MeetingOctober is Community and Vocational programme planning month
Tue 28th September 2021 Litter Pick in Andrews Parkwith byo lunch afterwards
Tue 21st September 2021 Through the eye of the lenswith Anthony Dockerill, ARDS Photographic
Sun 19th September 2021 Rotary Roundup on Chelmsford Community Radio 104.4 FMFeaturing Rtn John Bucknell abt Mildmay's Cream Tea, raising funds for internet access to school children in SA township + Clair Dade abt Chelmsford Community Transport. Also hear abt Rotarians sprucing up premises at The Children’s Society East + more!
Sat 18th September 2021 World Clean-up DayThe most ambitious Chelmsford city wide clean up yet, including litter picking, tree planting and plenty more. We plan to be there! More details to follow.
Tue 14th September 2021 - Wed 15th September 2021 'Away' lunchVisit to Beeleigh Mill 10.30-12.30 followed by lunch at The Anchor, Danbury.
Details in Logged-in Info below.
Tue 7th September 2021 Business MeetingSeptember is Public Image programme planning month
Tue 31st August 2021 An Amazon Adventurewith Jean Harper
Sat 28th August 2021 Cream Tea and Pimm's on the lawn - supporting Foundation and International - SOLD OUT!Who can resist?! Cream tea and Pimm's on 28 August in support of Rotary charities.
Tue 24th August 2021 Klerksdorp Internet Container Projectupdate
Tue 17th August 2021 Sleighprogress and planning
Sun 15th August 2021 Rotary Roundup on Chelmsford Community Radio 104.4 FMFeaturing 13 yr old Mae Furlong about playing bagpipes in Essex Caledonian Pipe Band + Rtn Alison Farrugia about how polio has affected whole life + Marys Meals and Rtn Gloria Nichols. And much more . . . Tune in!
Tue 10th August 2021 The Rotary Year 2021-22including RI President Shekhar Mehta's theme 'Serve to Change Lives'.
Tue 3rd August 2021 Business MeetingAugust is Council programme planning month
Tue 27th July 2021 Weekly meetingour first meeting face to face again and hoping to make a hybrid with some Zooming in!
Tue 20th July 2021 No meeting today
Tue 13th July 2021 The Virtual Raceslooking back to 2021 Races with Robert Cappin
Tue 6th July 2021 Business MeetingJuly is Races team programme planning month