Completed meetings and events 2021-2022

Wed 29th June 2022 Out Meeting

A good night was had by all.

Wed 22nd June 2022 Business Meeting followed by Club Council

President Martin (left) presents the pin to Graham

Wed 15th June 2022 Sapphire Secretary Graham

Secretary Graham receives sapphire award
Gordon Turner

Wed 15th June 2022 Gordon Turner presents

who knows what he will say or what his subject will be? Does he know himself?

Wed 8th June 2022 Operation Smile

Elizabeth tells us about Operation Smile.

Wed 1st June 2022 Club Assembly

Time to look forward to the new Rotary year which starts on 1sy July. read more...

Wed 25th May 2022 Business Meeting followed by Club Council


Wed 18th May 2022 Cancer Research

Charlotte Ellwood from North West Cancer Research explains about the services offered. read more...

Wed 11th May 2022 A little bit of magic!

Social Evening

Wed 4th May 2022 Julie Dawes - Independent Custody Visitors (ICVs)

Julie is the Chair of the Barrow panel of Independent Custody Visitors (ICVs) for the Cumbria Police and Crime Commissioners office. read more...

Wed 27th April 2022 Business Meeting followed by Club Council

Time to catch the latest on all the club projects.

Wed 20th April 2022 Concert for Ukraine

The club will be helping with a concert in aid of UKRAINE at St Mary's Church, Duke Street, Barrow. read more...

Wed 13th April 2022 Motor Neurone Disease

Ian and Ange Sharpe from the Motor Neurone Disease Association explain more about the condition and what help is available.

Wed 6th April 2022 Annual General Meeting


Tue 5th April 2022 Air Cadets Presentation

Local squadron receives support from Rotary

Wed 30th March 2022 Out Meeting at Ulverston Brewery

A visit to the brewery followed by a meal at the Farmer's Arms

Wed 23rd March 2022 Business Meeting followed by Club Council

Time to plan for the future

Sat 19th March 2022 District Conference at Grange-over-Sands

A good time was had by all.

Wed 16th March 2022 BAE Systems update

Allan Day brings us up to date on developments at Barrow's biggest employer.

Fri 11th March 2022 Love Barrow Awards

Local organisations recognised for their contribution to the covid vaccination campaign.

Wed 9th March 2022 CCC Homestays

Jayne McGarry and Iain Jamieson from CCC Homestays, who arrange independent living for Looked After Children age 16+. It is part of the Fostering Team at CCC. read more...

Wed 2nd March 2022 Second Open Meeting

Time to have your say

Wed 23rd February 2022 Report & photos from presentation night

Some of the participants from the 2021 cycle ride joined us for the prize giving at the Roose Conservative Club. read more...

Wed 16th February 2022 Club meeting at Michaelson House


Wed 9th February 2022 Mental health and its problems

Ian Burns - Chairman of SAFA

Wed 2nd February 2022 Hybrid meeting

Members will be experimenting with a hybrid meeting

Wed 26th January 2022 Business Meeting followed by Club Council

Updates and future plans

Wed 19th January 2022 Kinamba Ambassador Meg Fletcher

Meg will give an update on the Kinamba project read more...

Wed 12th January 2022 Guest speaker John Calvert


Wed 5th January 2022 Cando FM Rotary Project

Brian Boyd explains how Barrow's three Rotary Clubs have formed a bond with Cando FM.

Wed 29th December 2021 No meeting


Wed 22nd December 2021 No meeting


Sat 18th December 2021 Club Charter & Christmas Party

Due to Covid the Club Charter had to be postponed, but here it is, combined with the Christmas Party and will take place at our new home, Furness Golf Club.

Sat 11th December 2021 - Santa Dash 2021

Fun Christmas event returns to raise money for charity read more...

Wed 8th December 2021 Club meeting


Tue 7th December 2021 Tribute to Duke of Edinburgh is unveiled

Club unveils tribute to the late Prince Philip

Wed 1st December 2021 Furness Riding for the Disabled

Natalie Chapples, Alison Webb, and Karen Hanks explain the benefits of this local group

Wed 24th November 2021 Business Meeting followed by Club Council

Decisions to be made.

Wed 17th November 2021 The History of Transport

Gordon Turner shares some of his knowledge

Wed 10th November 2021 Special General Meeting

Time to plan for the future!

Wed 3rd November 2021 International Trip

Colin Scraggs will brief the club about the recent trip to Belfast made by some of the members.

Wed 27th October 2021 Business meeting followed by Club Council

Matters to be discussed

Sun 24th October 2021 Town Hall turns purple

Town Hall lights up to celebrate World Polio Day read more...

Wed 20th October 2021 Life in a Primary School Classroom

Rotarian Jan spills the beans

Wed 13th October 2021 Quiz Night

Testing the brain boxes of the club before they meet Kendal Rotary in the District Quiz knockout.

Wed 6th October 2021 Open meeting

A chance to air your views on the present and the future in our club

Wed 29th September 2021 Out meeting at Roose Cons

Out meeting with pie and peas at Roose Conservative Club.
Please note start time is 7.00 pm.

Wed 29th September 2021 MP helps out at jab centre

Simon Fell MP

Mon 27th September 2021 Tenpin Bowling

Tenpin Bowling vs Furness Peninsula

Wed 22nd September 2021 Business meeting followed by Club Council

Our first regular meeting at our new home - Furness Golf Club Central Drive Barrow

Sat 18th September 2021 - Wed 6th October 2021 Renal Unit opens

Club members attend official event
Venue: Michaelson House at 6.30pm

Wed 15th September 2021 Quiz Night

Brian Pugh asks the questions at Michaelson House

Wed 8th September 2021 The policeman who saw red

Trevor Jones started refereeing at the age of 16 and progressed to become Barrow's first Football League referee

Wed 1st September 2021 Tour-de-Furness briefing

Putting the final touches to this year's event.

Wed 25th August 2021 Business meeting at Michaelson House Fairfield Lane LA13 9AN

Business Meeting followed by Club Council

Wed 18th August 2021 Visit to Barrow Lifeboat Station

Cheque presented.

Wed 11th August 2021 Down's Syndrome

Two dedicated volunteers from the local support group explained about the challenges they face and how they hope to overcome them. read more...

Tue 10th August 2021 Furness triumph at crown green bowling

It was close but we did it!

Wed 4th August 2021 Energy production in Barrow - meeting at Michaelson House Hotel

Ross Davidson, Communications Director at Spirit Energy.


Wed 28th July 2021 Business meeting at Michaelson House LA13 9AN

Keeping everyone up to date!

Wed 21st July 2021 Free & Easy Face to Face at Michaelson House LA13 9AN

Michaelson House is the venue. Glad-rags on!

Wed 14th July 2021 Changeover & Barbecue

Changeover at the home of Peter & Pauline Gardner. read more...

Wed 7th July 2021 Pete Sexton Cando FM

Pete updates us on our local community radio station.
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