Completed meetings and events 2023-2024

Tue 21st May 2024 No Meeting Today

Noise attenuation works being carried out at Little Channels.

Sun 19th May 2024 Baddow Races Sunday 19 May 2024

10 mile road race and 2 mile fun run - you may still enter on the day - come early (from 08:00 until 09:50) to The Recreation Ground, Great Baddow, Chelmsford, Essex CM2 9RL read more...

Sat 18th May 2024 - Sun 19th May 2024 Rotary Day of Service

17 Districts, 10 States, 5 Countries, 800 Clubs, 30,000 Rotarians.

Tue 14th May 2024 Races Briefing - note the time!

We will meet at Little Channels in the usual dining room at 11.00 until 12.15
for tea or coffee with a scone with cream and jam. The price is £3-95. Please send apologies in your usual way if unable to come.

Tue 7th May 2024 AGM and Business Meeting

May is Club Council programme planning month

Tue 30th April 2024 Hearing Help Essex

Welcome to Sophie Ede, Chief Executive Officer.

Tue 23rd April 2024 St George's Day Lunch

remembering the Patron Saint of England. Do invite your friends to join us.
No meeting

Tue 16th April 2024 No meeting today.

Time for a little breather - it has been a busy time!

Tue 9th April 2024 The Friends of Hylands House

Presented by our very own Val Chiswell and Richard Oscroft.

Tue 2nd April 2024 Business Meeting

April is International and Foundation programme planning month

Wed 27th March 2024 'Love Your Chelmsford' Club Litter Pick

From Admirals Park along the Can to Central Park - and the cafe! Contributing to the Great British Spring Clean campaign led by Keep Britain Tidy. read more...

Tue 26th March 2024 Friendship meeting


Tue 19th March 2024 Support Dogs

Welcome to a very special Support Dog and their human.

Tue 12th March 2024 MARCH 12th Who knew?

A lighthearted but interesting talk.

Tue 5th March 2024 Business Meeting

March is Community and Vocational programme planning month

Tue 27th February 2024 Me Talk

from Christine Sunderland

Tue 20th February 2024 News of the 25th World Scout Jamboree in South Korea, August 2023

- hearing about their experiences and adventures.

Tue 13th February 2024 Love Your Chelmsford

Welcome to Mark Smith

Tue 6th February 2024 Business Meeting

February is Public Image Planning Month

Tue 30th January 2024 Post Santa comment

from team leader Roger

Tue 23rd January 2024 Weekly meeting

To be confirmed

Tue 16th January 2024 Races Update

from Tom Harper

Tue 9th January 2024 Friendship

- time for updates or tales to tell!

Tue 2nd January 2024 Fellowship

January is Club Council programme planning month

Tue 26th December 2023 No Meeting Today

- pre New Year

Tue 19th December 2023 Christmas Lunch

welcome to our guests.

Tue 12th December 2023 No Meeting Today

to give you respite from Sleigh duties.

Thu 7th December 2023 Santa's Visit Thursday 07 December

Santa has decided to postpone tonight’s visit to your area as it will be too wet for you to come out to see him. The good news is that he will be back tomorrow, Friday – exactly the same route.

Tue 5th December 2023 Special General Meeting & Business Meeting

Sat 2nd December 2023 - Sun 3rd December 2023 Christmas Tree Festival

Chelmsford Mildmay Rotary is pleased to support Writtle All Saints Church Christmas Tree Festival. Richard and a *willing volunteer will again decorate ‘our’ Christmas tree. *Please let Richard know if you can help. read more...

Tue 28th November 2023 Santa Sleigh Final Update: everything you need to know

*** The dates, the destinations, the details, the elves, collection of money and much more from Roger, John T and Hayward ***

Tue 21st November 2023 We welcome Mark Neville from the Essex Dementia Friendly Communities and Alzheimer’s Society

NB please note change of venue to Chignals & Mashbury Village Hall read more...

Tue 14th November 2023 Welcome to Robert Muir to talk to us about BuildAid.

NB change of venue to Chignals & Mashbury Village Hall read more...

Tue 7th November 2023 Business meeting

Programme Planning month - International and Foundation

Tue 31st October 2023 No Meeting Today

- enjoy your Hallowe'en!

Mon 30th October 2023 - Mon 18th December 2023 Christmas Hamper Project

We are supporting Beaulieu Community Centre by collecting donations for Christmas Hampers for those most in need. If you still have something to donate please take direct to Beaulieu Community Centre by 18 December. read more...

Tue 24th October 2023 World Polio Day Charity Meal at Beauvoir Arms

in aid of End Polio. Please check details and choose your menu! read more...

Tue 24th October 2023 No lunch meeting today.

Instead we have World Polio Day Charity Meal at Beauvoir Arms this evening.

Tue 17th October 2023 Home-Start Essex

Janet Hull, Corporate and Community Fundraiser, will be joining us and giving us information about Home-Start.

Sat 14th October 2023 Fundraising Quiz at Beaulieu Community Centre

Come and join us for a fun quiz: 6.45 for 7.00pm. Beaulieu Community Centre, 17 Centenary Way, Beaulieu Square, Chelmsford CM1 6AU. read more...

Tue 10th October 2023 Friendship and Fun!

- surprise package!

Tue 3rd October 2023 Business meeting

Programme Planning month Community and Vocational Services

Tue 26th September 2023 Undercover Agent

Phil Westlake

Tue 19th September 2023 Friendship meeting


Tue 12th September 2023 At Fingrith Hall Farm

We're planning to have a bite and walk a bit to End Polio - meet at 12.45 for 1 pm read more...

Tue 5th September 2023 Business meeting: via Zoom today

Programme Planning Month Public Image

Tue 29th August 2023 Baddow Races Update. Please note earlier start time.

from Tom Harper

Tue 22nd August 2023 Virtual Balloon Race outcomes

with Phil Westlake

Tue 15th August 2023 Welcome to District 1240 District Governor 2023/24: please note earlier start time.

David Willis

Tue 8th August 2023 Harvest Through the Ages

with John Bucknell

Sat 5th August 2023 - Sat 12th August 2023 Virtual Balloon Race

The Race has finished.
Cash prizes for the first three balloons over the finishing line. Check details for the winners and the link to race website to see the leaderboard and your balloon.


Tue 1st August 2023 Business Meeting

Programme Planning Month: Club Council

Sun 30th July 2023 - Fundraising Cream Tea

Location Bassetts: further details below

Tue 25th July 2023 Helping at the Olympics 2012. NB at The Stockyard, Bassetts Farm, CM5 0QJ

with Liz Biebuyck

Tue 18th July 2023 Weekly meeting NB starting today at 12.30

Topic to be confirmed

Tue 11th July 2023 Speaking about Estonia

Val Chiswell

Tue 4th July 2023 Business meeting

Programme Planning month - to be shared between Community and Vocational + International and Foundation
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