Completed meetings and events 2019-2020

Wed 10th June 2020 CLUB ASSEMBLY

This is where our new Project Team Leaders outline their plans for the coming Rotary year.

Wed 3rd June 2020 SPEAKER MEETING with Tracey Shaw of Chestnut Tree House Hospice

Tracey will tell us about the work of Chestnut Tree House Hospice.


Where members meet and exchange cheery conversations.

Wed 20th May 2020 BUSINESS MEETING

Have the various teams achieved what they said they would.

Wed 13th May 2020 SPEAKER MEETING with Phil Godfrey

Phil will be talking all about Antiphospholipid Syndrome.

Wed 6th May 2020 SPEAKER MEETING with our RYLA Students - Torin Sear and Barney Borbone

Each year the club sponsors two students to attend the District's RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) week at Box Hill . We then invite the students to attend a club breakfast meeting so that they can tell us all about their RYLA experience.

Sun 3rd May 2020 Car Boot Sale at Ford Market

A fundraising event where unwanted items can be sold off to raise funds for the Club’s community activities.

Wed 29th April 2020 RCCH's 'Thank You' Evening

This is when we take the opportunity to say 'Thank You' to everyone who has supported our Club over the last 12 months. Watch this space as you could be invited...

Wed 22nd April 2020 Club AGM

When we undertake a review of what we have achieved as a Club over the 12 months.

Wed 22nd April 2020 SPEAKER MEETING with Angie Bacon

Angie will be telling us all about Graylingwell , Past, Present and Future

Sun 19th April 2020 RCCH's Annual Charter Event

This year the Club's annual Charter Event will comprise a tour of Goodwood House followed by afternoon tea.

Sat 18th April 2020 Blood Pressure Testing Day

Specially trained members of the three local Rotary Clubs will be at the Council Chambers on North Street in Chichester offering blood pressure testing for the general public.

Wed 15th April 2020 AGM

We undertake a full review of the previous 12 months.

Wed 8th April 2020 SPEAKER MEETING with Kevin Mack

Kevin Mack - District Compliance and Risk Management Adviser

Sun 5th April 2020 Easter Funday with Easter Egg Hunt and much much more...

The Club will take over Priory Park in Chichester for the day, with fun activities being organised for the youngsters, and various displays (e.g. dancing, fencing, martial arts, singing) and craft stalls for everyone to enjoy.

Wed 1st April 2020 FELLOWSHIP

Where members meet and try and play April Fool tricks on each other.

Wed 25th March 2020 FELLOWSHIP MEETING

Members enjoy each other’s company?

Sat 21st March 2020 Annual Race Evening

Winners and losers guaranteed as well as a good supper and a charity auction of promises with amazing prizes up for grabs!

Wed 18th March 2020 SPEAKER MEETING with David Sword - The Work of the Sussex Art Academy

We will discover what the Sussex Art Academy is all about.

Mon 16th March 2020 MIND Tea Dance

One of our regular Tea Dances in association with MIND.

Wed 11th March 2020 BUSINESS MEETING

An update on our activities so far this year along with how we are progressing with our ongoing projects.

Tue 10th March 2020 Craft Evening

Members and friends meet for a glass of wine and to create items for one of our regular craft fairs.

Sun 8th March 2020 Walk Followed by a Pub Lunch

An easy walk over a couple of hours followed by a pub lunch.

Wed 4th March 2020 SPEAKER MEETING - Bob Rendell

Longstanding member Bob recounts how he has retraced his family roots to the Orkney Islands .No doubt they gave him a friendly welcome when he showed them his Rotary badge...

Fri 28th February 2020 - Sun 1st March 2020 Club Weekend Away

An entertaining weekend at the Corse Lawn Hotel , Gloucestershire


That’s because in the evening we're all off to a Shuffleboard & Pie Evening (details below).

Mon 24th February 2020 Visit to the County Record Office

Members of the Club will enjoy a tour and talk at the County Record Office in Chichester.

Wed 19th February 2020 FELLOWSHIP

More time to relax and chat with friends.

Wed 12th February 2020 BUSINESS MEETING

Today we will get to find out if the Project Teams have done what they said they would at the last Business Meeting in January....

Wed 5th February 2020 SPEAKER MEETING with Roger Stone

Roger is one of our newest members and he will be telling us all about his life as a solicitor. (Maybe we will also get to find out why their fees are so high?!)

Mon 3rd February 2020 Craft Evening

Members and friends meet for a glass of wine and to create items for our regular craft fairs.

Fri 31st January 2020 Quiz Evening with Fish & Chip Supper

Our annual Quiz Evening accompanied by a Fish & Chip Supper at which we get to exercise our grey matter whilst raising money that the International Team will allocate to various charity projects. read more...

Fri 31st January 2020 Quiz Evening with Fish & Chip Supper

Our annual Quiz Evening accompanied by a Fish & Chip Supper at which we get to exercise our grey matter whilst raising money that the International Team will allocate to various charity projects. read more...

Wed 29th January 2020 CLUB REVIEW

Once a year we undertake a review of what we are doing and how we are operating as a Club.

Wed 29th January 2020 Club Review

Once a year we undertake a review of what we are doing and how we are operating as a Club.

Wed 22nd January 2020 SPEAKER MEETING with Richard Mooney , West Sussex Police

Richard's talk is interestingly entitled "Scams and Rogue Traders"

Wed 15th January 2020 BUSINESS MEETING

Team Leaders will provide an update re all of the Clubs forthcoming projects.

Sun 12th January 2020 Sunday Morning Walk and Pub Lunch

Members will aim to blow away any seasonal cobwebs by enjoying a leisurely walk along the seafront at Bognor Regis. Meet at Marine Garden West. The walk will start with mulled wine and finish in a pub.

Wed 8th January 2020 SPEAKER MEETING with Fiona Broome - The Sight4Bwindi Project

The club members will learn all about this Charity

Wed 18th December 2019 Fellowship

Xmas capers - no doubt we have to listen to the same old jokes from Ken Holmes and Peter Ferris !

Tue 17th December 2019 Xmas Dinner Dance

Dinner Dance for members and friends

Wed 11th December 2019 Carol Service

Our annual Carol Service at Christ Church Chichester

Wed 11th December 2019 Speaker Meeting

Trevor Hines - The Work of Headway

Wed 4th December 2019 Special General Meeting

This is when future management roles are allocated. Best to keep your head down !!

Sun 1st December 2019 Sunday and Pub Lunch

On the first Sunday of each month members and friends gather for a easy walk and a Pub Lunch .

Wed 27th November 2019 Fellowship

Time for a catch up with fellow members and guests.

Sat 23rd November 2019 Xmas Lights Switch on

Members of the Club support the CHichester Xmas Lights Switch on by acting as Stewards

Sat 23rd November 2019 Charity Coffee Morning and Craft Sale

A 3 day craft Sale at the Martlets Restaurant, County Hall, Chichester

Thu 21st November 2019 - Fri 22nd November 2019 Craft Fair

Home made Art and Craft with items that would make fantastic Xmas presents. Come and have a look for yourself.

Wed 20th November 2019 Business Meeting

Project Teams present latest reports

Wed 13th November 2019 Speaker Meeting

Gin Tasting !!! with Jarrolds . Who says you can’t enjoy Gin Tasting over Breakfast !!! Could be a lively meeting.

Mon 11th November 2019 Flower Demonstration

With Lucinda Knapman

Wed 6th November 2019 Speaker Meeting

Carol Goodmark talking about the Chichester New Park Cinema.

Mon 4th November 2019 MIND TEA DANCE

Afternoon Tea and Music at the Chichester Park Hotel

Sun 3rd November 2019 Sunday walk and pub lunch

This month the meeting point is the Blacksmiths Arms at Donnington

Wed 23rd October 2019 Speaker Meeting

Mark Gibbs ( Operational Manager Goodwood Flying Club ) “Those magnificent men in their flying machines”

Thu 17th October 2019 - Fri 17th May 2019 Charity Bridge Afternoon

Charity Bridge Afternoon at the Jubilee Hall in Oving read more...

Wed 16th October 2019 Business Meeting

Project teams reports received.

Wed 9th October 2019 Speaker Meeting

John Smith “ Running a Bookshop”

Wed 2nd October 2019 Fellowship meeting

No breakfast meeting as members are enjoying a scatter week visiting other clubs.

Wed 25th September 2019 SPEAKER MEETING withScott Robinson - The Work of the Conservation Volunteers


Wed 18th September 2019 BUSINESS MEETING


Wed 11th September 2019 SPEAKER MEETING with Jenny Cole - Chichester's Repair Cafe


Sat 7th September 2019 - Sun 8th September 2019 Annual RCCH Charity Cycle Event

Charity cycling event - weekend cycling to and around the Isle of Wight to fundraise for Stonepillow and other local Rotary charities

Wed 4th September 2019 FELLOWSHIP - with DG elect Alan Moss

DG Alan Moss visiting and members will also be asked to provide on the previous weeks Scattering !!

Wed 28th August 2019 SCATTER WEEK - NO Breakfast Meeting

All members are encouraged to visit other clubs to enjoy fellowship and to pick up any good ideas for future activities.

Wed 21st August 2019 BUSINESS MEETING

Individual project teams giving updates on activity planned.

Wed 14th August 2019 FELLOWSHIP MEETING with the introduction of 3 new members.

3 new members being inducted into the Club

Wed 7th August 2019 SPEAKER MEETING - My journey to be here - Geoff Chapman

Newish member Geoff gives his introduction talk

Wed 31st July 2019 - Wed 28th August 2019 BREAKFAST with a difference

Our 5th Wednesday of the month visit is an away Breakfast at the Boathouse at Chichester Marina. Breakfast must be pre-ordered via Jeanmarie. Note the slightly later than usual meeting time

Wed 24th July 2019 VISIT to the Ford Recycling Plant

14 members are to visit the Recycling Plant to see how it is done and hopefully gain a better understanding of what goes in what bin!!

Wed 24th July 2019 SPEAKER MEETING with Alastair Alexander of Sussex Pathway

Wed 17th July 2019 Business Meeting

Tue 16th July 2019 DISTRICT DARTS FINAL - The Club against Camberley

This historic match is to take place at the 6 Bells in Billingshurst against the reigning champions (including ringer)

Wed 10th July 2019 Speaker Meeting - Hilary Bartle, Stonepillow CEO

Mon 8th July 2019 Management Meeting

Wed 3rd July 2019 Presidential Handover

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