Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Sat 30th June 2018 BeWellFest

Wellness & Community Fun Day FREE!

Thu 28th June 2018 HANDOVER

President John McGill will formally "handover" to our new President David Ogden. Val Robinson becomes our President Elect.

Sun 27th May 2018 Croft Rock 2018

Members will be marshalling this event

Thu 24th May 2018 Duncan Hamlett & Mary's Meals

Duncan is the area representative for Mary's Meals & our Club is a strong supporter, especially with providing backpacks.

Thu 10th May 2018 Visit from the Multi Cultural Group

Abbey House Hotel

Sat 21st April 2018 Annual Charter Dinner - celebrating 10 years!

Abbey House Hotel 7:00 for 7:30pm. Formal Evening Attire.
Note: Abbey House are offering special rates for anyone wishing to stay overnight as this is on SATURDAY.
Amazing offer: £65 Bed & Breakfast for 2 people not each but both!

Thu 12th April 2018 AGM

Our annual general meeting

Fri 6th April 2018 CHARITY AUCTION

Venue: The Chetwynde Hotel

Thu 5th April 2018 Council & Business meeting


Thu 29th March 2018 OUT NIGHT with fun & games

Meeting @ Rampside Community Centre for an evening of Fun & Games.

Thu 22nd March 2018 Charity Speaker - Ged Pickersgill & The Well

Ged Pickersgill, 45, is a volunteer at The Well Community after graduating from their 12-step programme himself.

Fri 16th March 2018 Technology Tournament 2018 @ Hawcoat Park

Each of the 100+ Rotary GB&I Technology Tournaments held annually, are a day for teams of four students with an interest in engineering, design, technology and science, to design and build a solution to an unseen technical task within a specific time.

Thu 15th March 2018 Business Meeting


Thu 8th March 2018 Council Meeting & Charity Speaker

Christine Taylor from the Royal Voluntary Service will be joining us to talk about their work. RVS is the new name of WRVS.

Thu 1st March 2018 Business & Committee meetings

Planning future events

Fri 23rd February 2018 Worlds Greatest Meal @ The Bay Horse

Rotarians all over the world will be raising money for the final push in polio eradication by taking part in The World’s Greatest Meal to Help End Polio.
We're doing our bit at The Bay Horse

Thu 22nd February 2018 Charity Speaker - Past Presidents chosen charity Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs Association.

John Leadbetter & Skye from the Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs Association.

Thu 15th February 2018 Business Meeting

John & Val are back from India - presentation will follow soon

Fri 9th February 2018 QUIZ NIGHT

Our popular quiz night will be at The Chetwynde Hotel

Thu 8th February 2018 Council & Business meeting plus Guest Speaker

Our guest speaker is Phil Collier talking about Barrow BID.
Business meeting

Thu 1st February 2018 Business meeting & Committee meetings

Business meeting

Fri 26th January 2018 Burns Night Supper

Peter has arranged a special menu with a Scottish theme - including haggis! We will also have a piper to pipe in the haggis.
ADG Dick Johnson

Thu 18th January 2018 Business meeting

Business & visit from our ADG Dick Johnson

Thu 11th January 2018 Council followed by Business Meeting

Decisions, decisions..............

Thu 4th January 2018 Business meeting

Business meeting

Thu 21st December 2017 Business Meeting

Business meeting

Thu 14th December 2017 Business meeting

Business & possible speaker
Rampside Village Hall

Thu 7th December 2017 Public Meeting at Rampside Village Hall

Let's get ourselves recognised in the community!

Thu 30th November 2017 OUT NIGHT


Thu 23rd November 2017 Charity Speaker - Karen Brown

Karen will be joining us to talk about her role with Rampside Brownies

Sat 18th November 2017 - Sun 26th November 2017 Christmas Gift Tree @ Tesco Extra

Take a name tag, buy a gift for that person then leave it with Customer Services. Our Club will wrap & deliver it in time for Christmas. SIMPLE!

Thu 16th November 2017 Meal Night

Place your orders with Linda

Thu 9th November 2017 NO MEETING

No meeting this week as some members traditionally attend the Charter Dinner of Barrow in Furness Rotary Club.

Thu 2nd November 2017 Council & SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING

Time to elect new officials for the next Rotary Year

Thu 26th October 2017 Charity Speaker

Barrow Market Hall

Sat 21st October 2017 Barrow Market Stall

Join President John in promoting our Club

Thu 19th October 2017 Charity Speaker


Thu 12th October 2017 Council meeting

Discussing future plans
Quiz Night

Fri 6th October 2017 Quiz Night

Our popular Quiz Night returns

Thu 5th October 2017 Business meeting

Discussing upcoming events

Wed 4th October 2017 Volunteering Fair

The Forum is hosting a Volunteering Fair where we hope to have a presence supporting President John

Thu 28th September 2017 Barbara Harris, speaking about X112 bus service

The determination of a community to retain a local bus service.

Sat 23rd September 2017 Coffee Morning


Thu 21st September 2017 Out in the community

Meeting to be held at Dalton Cricket Club

Thu 14th September 2017 Council Meeting

Planning future events

Sun 10th September 2017 Tour de Furness

Marshalling for this event run by the Rotary Club of Furness
Barrow Market Hall

Sat 9th September 2017 Barrow Market Stall

President John will be promoting our Club - other members please join him to spread the word

Thu 7th September 2017 Dick Johnson AG will be joining us for our business meeting

Business meeting

Sun 3rd September 2017 BBQ

Pauline will be hosting her annual summer BBQ

Sat 2nd September 2017 Medieval Fayre

Marshalling at Furness Abbey for the Medieval Fayre

Thu 31st August 2017 OUT NIGHT @ The Food Bank

This is an opportunity to find out about how the Food Bank serves the local community.

Thu 24th August 2017 Charity Speaker


Thu 17th August 2017 Meal night & business meeting

Don't forget to place your order!

Thu 10th August 2017 Council & Club feedback


Thu 3rd August 2017 Business meeting

Forward planning

Sun 30th July 2017 Steam Gathering

Marshalling for this event

Thu 27th July 2017 John Calvert on behalf of Derian House Childrens Hospice


Thu 20th July 2017 Meal Night & Business meeting

Don't forget to place your orders!

Thu 13th July 2017 Council & Speaker - Simon Craig

Simon is manager of our local Marks & Spencers & chair of Barrow BID.

Sat 8th July 2017 Chetfest - marshalling

Chetwynde School

Fri 7th July 2017 Walk to Remember - marshalls meet 9pm Furness Academy

The Walk to Remember is a 10 mile sponsored walk that starts at Ulverston Tennis Centre at 8pm and finishes at Furness Academy.

Thu 6th July 2017 Business Meeting

Plans for the future
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