Completed meetings and events 2016-2017

Past President Stanley Iveson 1977/78

Tue 27th June 2017 Past Presidents of the Club

Photographs of Past Presidents from 1977/78

As photographs of Past Presidents prior to 1977/78 become available they will be added to this page.

Mon 26th June 2017 Valedictory -The President. Grace: President-Elect Pat Doherty

Mon 19th June 2017 Photo Album. Peter Barnes. Grace: President Margaret-Ann de Courcey-Bayley

Wed 14th June 2017 Kids Out 2017

The Club sponsored 35 Students and 25 Carers for the District 1040 'Kids Out' event at Lightwater Valley on 14th June 2017. The event was organised by Rotarian James Grimshaw who wa ssupported on the day by John Fordyce, Pat Littlewood and Pat Doherty

Mon 12th June 2017 Club Assembly. Grace: President Margaret-Ann de Courcey-Bayley

Sat 10th June 2017 Brian Rushton - Tree Dedication Service

Tree dedication service for late Rotarian Brian Rushton on 10th June 2017

Mon 5th June 2017 Host:Charles Jesper or John Simm

Mon 29th May 2017 Spring Bank Holiday. No Rotary Meeting

Thu 25th May 2017 Nidderdale Run & Walk - 7th May 2017

24th Annual Nidderdale Walk and 1st Nidderdale Run

Mon 22nd May 2017 Host: John Tyreman

Mon 15th May 2017 The Life and Times of John (Jack) Metcalf: Speaker - Bernard Higgins: Host - Michael Wearing

Mon 8th May 2017 AGM. Grace: Vice President Maurice Bull. Club Council

Mon 1st May 2017 Early May Bank Holiday. No Rotary Meeting

Mon 24th April 2017 St George's Day and President's Night. Speaker Rtn Pat Doherty. Subject: St. George. Host: Rtn. Alan Wallace

Mon 17th April 2017 Easter Monday. No Rotary Meeting

Mon 10th April 2017 Experiences of Rudding Park Hotel - Peter Banks.Host: Richard Snoxall

The President with the Deputy Mayor of Harrogate, Mrs. Christine Ryder and Lord Phil Willis

Sat 8th April 2017 Anniversary Dinner 8th April 2017

Anniversary dinner held at Pannal Golf Club and hosted by the President Margaret-Ann De Courcey-Bayley read more...

Mon 3rd April 2017 The Mayor of Harrogate. Host: Eric Mitchell

Mon 27th March 2017 Cold War Warrior - David Clark. Grace: David Clark

Mon 27th March 2017 Purple4Polio

The planting of crocus is part of Purple4Polio, the Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland’s (RIBI) campaign to eradicate polio across the globe. read more...

Mon 20th March 2017 St Patrick's Day. Host: Mick Walsh. Partners

Mon 13th March 2017 Optimum Nutrition and Fitness - Karen Macgillivray-Fallis. Host: Chris Whapples

Mon 6th March 2017 Business Meeting. Grace: John Fordyce. Club Council


Sat 4th March 2017 - Wed 4th April 1928 Litter Picking - March 2017

14 Members of the club spent the morning picking up litter from Scholars Wood, Jennyfield as part the Community Litter Pick

Mon 27th February 2017 North Sea Oil/gas rigs - Paul Dacombe. Host: Bob Richardson

Mon 20th February 2017 Anthony Nolan; saving lives for over 40 years. - Chiara DeBiase. Host: President

Mon 13th February 2017 Host: Brian Stuttard

Mon 6th February 2017 Host: Alistair Ratcliffe

Mon 30th January 2017 For Chinese New Year Chinese Horoscopes - Felicity Hildred.Grace: Felicity Hildred. Host: President. Partners

Mon 23rd January 2017 A brief history of music in 20 minutes flat - Allan Peasgood. Grace: Allan Peasgood. Host President

Mon 16th January 2017 Alister Colley : Alister will talk about how he became the Official Artist of The Yorkshire Grand Depart of the Tour de France 2014. He will bring examples of his work. Host: John Perry

Mon 9th January 2017 Business Meeting. Grace: John Fordyce. Club Council

Mon 2nd January 2017 New Year Bank Holiday. No Rotary Meeting

Mon 26th December 2016 Christmas Bank Holiday. No Rotary Meeting

Mon 19th December 2016 Christmas Party 2016

Night of Fellowship and Fun

Mon 19th December 2016 Christmas Dinner. Grace: President Margaret-Ann de Courcey-Bayley. Inner Wheel and Partners

Mon 12th December 2016 "Einstein and my Grandfather" - Fred Archen. Host: Allan Kavanagh

Mon 5th December 2016 Special General Meeting. Grace: Vice President Maurice Bull

Mon 28th November 2016 St Andrew's Day. Host:Alan Wallace. Partners

Mon 21st November 2016 Grosvenor House - David Hayes. Host: David Hayes

Mon 14th November 2016 A Yorkshire Vineyard - Chris and Gillian Spakouskas. Host:Peter Knowles

Mon 7th November 2016 Business Meeting. Grace: John Fordyce. Club Council

Mon 31st October 2016 Speaker from Jennyruth Workshops. Host: John Littlewood

Mon 24th October 2016 "Football in the First World War" - Kelvin Burkinshaw. Host: David Fisher

Mon 17th October 2016 "Railways around Harrogate" - Peter Barnes. Grace: Peter Barnes

Mon 10th October 2016 James Cook Experience - Club Sponsored Students. Host: President-Elect Pat Doherty

Mon 3rd October 2016 "One Step at a Time" - Sir Thomas Ingilby. Host: Michael Stott. Inner Wheel and Partners

Mon 26th September 2016 RYLA - Club Sponsored Students. Host: Glyn Robins

Mon 19th September 2016 Ancient Aliens? - Peter Ellis. Host: Peter Ellis

Mon 12th September 2016 Open Country (President's Charity) - David Shaftoe. Host: Mervyn Darby

Mon 5th September 2016 Business Meeting. Grace: Eric Mitchell. Club Council

Mon 29th August 2016 Bank Holiday. No Rotary Meeting

Mon 22nd August 2016 Offshore Wind Farms - David Oswin. Host: Frank Carter

Mon 15th August 2016 Tales of the Ripon Commodore - David Leach. Host: Fred Gillibrand

Mon 8th August 2016 Cape to Cape - Mike Roberts. Host: John Batchelor

Mon 1st August 2016 RHS Harlow Carr - Paul Cook. Host: James Grimshaw

Mon 25th July 2016 Forty Presidents - John Corby. Host: John Corby

Mon 18th July 2016 A Rotary e-Club for North Yorkshire - Richard Booth. Host: Graham Saunders

Mon 11th July 2016 District Governor Phil Poole. Crown Hotel. Joint Meeting with Harrogate Brigantes and Knaresborough Rotary Clubs

Mon 4th July 2016 Presidential Handover. Grace: President Elect Pat Doherty. Club Council