Completed meetings and events 2016-2017
Fri 30th June 2017 President's Swansong
Fri 23rd June 2017 Rtn Vivienne Leslie: My Job Talk
Fri 16th June 2017 Mr Bob Bowman: From council estate to Buckingham Palace via the police and Leeds Rhinos.Mr Bowman is Operations Director, Leeds Rhinos Foundation.
Thu 15th June 2017 Council at Park Plaza Hotel
Fri 9th June 2017 NO MEETING TODAY
Wed 7th June 2017 Geoffrey Forster: Bonaparte's battle carriage in Leeds.
Fri 2nd June 2017 Club assembly
Fri 26th May 2017 Rachael Cawte, mezzo-soprano, Cooke-Webster prize winner, will sing for us.NOTE: TODAY'S MEETING WILL START AT 1.00 PM.
LUNCH MUST BE PRE-BOOKED.
Sat 20th May 2017 District council meeting, Fulford
Fri 19th May 2017 Mr Martin Hamilton: The work of the Leeds Civic Trust.Mr Hamilton is director of the Leeds Civic Trust
Thu 18th May 2017 Council at Park Plaza Hotel
Fri 12th May 2017 NO MEETING TODAY
Wed 10th May 2017 Ruth Perrott: VisionCare Optometry.Eyecare in Africa; the recycling of spectacles and the Specsort project
Sat 6th May 2017 District assembly, Fulford
Fri 5th May 2017 Committee meetings
Fri 28th April 2017 Annual General Meeting
Wed 26th April 2017 Community Service spring fund-raising event.Raising funds for Talking Books RNIB/ Action for Blind and Partially Sighted People read more...
Fri 21st April 2017 Mrs Carren Bell: Lagan's Foundation Home Support Service
Thu 20th April 2017 Council at Park Plaza Hotel
Fri 14th April 2017 Good Friday - NO MEETING
Wed 12th April 2017 Mr A A Dhand, author: Streets of Darkness
Fri 7th April 2017 Mr John Howley: The Sylvia Wright TrustThe work of the Sylvia Wright Trust in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu
Fri 31st March 2017 Mr John Freer: How I got into horticulture.
Fri 24th March 2017 Ms Catherine Chadwick-Rayner: The SAFER project.The speaker is Community Project Officer with the West Yorkshire Trading Standards Service.
Sat 18th March 2017 PEPS (for President-Elect), Fulford
Fri 17th March 2017 Mr Mark Warner: Working towards a circular economy.Mr Warner is Sustainability Manager at Leeds Beckett University.
Thu 16th March 2017 Council at Park Plaza Hotel
Fri 10th March 2017 NO MEETING TODAY
Wed 8th March 2017 Rtn Andy Morrison: Changing young lives in Nepal.Andy is a member of the Rotary Club of Harrogate Brigantes. His talk is about an IT, literacy and economic regeneration project in Nepal being put together for a Rotary Foundation global grant proposal.
Fri 3rd March 2017 1. Rtn Keith Harbage - Rotary Club Central; 2. Committee meetings
Tue 28th February 2017 Technology tournament, LeedsRotary Technology Tournament for schools in the Leeds area to be held at the John Charles Sports Centre.
Fri 24th February 2017 David Boorman: BLISS - a charity for premature and sick babies.
Fri 17th February 2017 Mr Tom Smith: Leeds recycling and energy recovery facility.Mr Smith is Head of Waste Operations, Leeds City Council.
Thu 16th February 2017 Council at Park Plaza Hotel
Fri 10th February 2017 NO MEETING TODAY
Wed 8th February 2017 Mr Malcolm Johnson: The Middleton Railway Trust Ltd
Fri 3rd February 2017 Mr Liam McQuaid: Martin House Children's Hospice
Sat 28th January 2017 District council meeting, Fulford
Fri 27th January 2017 Jacquie McGuire: Talking Books
Fri 20th January 2017 NO MEETING TODAY
Thu 19th January 2017 Council at Park Plaza Hotel
Wed 18th January 2017 Kristyn Behrends: Promoting Peace through Self-SufficiencyKristyn Behrends is a Rotary Peace Fellow, class XV, presently studying at the University of Bradford. Her particular areas of study are Peace, Conflict, and Development. read more...
Mon 16th January 2017 Leeds Young Citizen AwardsThe annual Rotary Leeds Young Citizen award ceremony will be held in the presence of the Lord Mayor of Leeds in the Civic Hall.
Fri 13th January 2017 Committee meetings
Fri 6th January 2017 Canon John Holmes: New Year, New Hope.Canon John Holmes will deliver the new year message on this, our first meeting of 2017.
Fri 30th December 2016 NO MEETING
Fri 23rd December 2016 NO MEETING
Fri 16th December 2016 Club Christmas lunchChristmas lunch for club members and partners ONLY who have pre-booked. Meet at 11.30 am to sit down to lunch promptly at 12 o'clock.
Fri 9th December 2016 NO MEETING TODAY
Wed 7th December 2016 Marguerite Roy: Women in peacekeepingMarguerite has had extensive experience working overseas, starting with the Peace Corps of the United States as a volunteer and technical advisor in Guinea, West Africa. She is presently studying for a post-graduate degree at the University of Leeds.
Fri 2nd December 2016 Presentations by RYLARIANS Latham Haigh and Heather Martin
Fri 25th November 2016 Special general meeting
Fri 18th November 2016 Emma Clark: Podiatry/Chiropody
Thu 17th November 2016 Council at Park Plaza Hotel
Fri 11th November 2016 NO MEETING TODAY
Thu 10th November 2016 Annual festive eveningOur annual festive evening will be held at Castle Grove Masonic Hall, Headingley, 7.00 for 7.30 pm. Elizabeth Cameron (soprano) will sing for us. Surplus funds from this event will be donated to ShelterBox.
Wed 9th November 2016 Barry Simmons: My Life as an Egghead
Fri 4th November 2016 Committee meetings
Sat 29th October 2016 Blood pressure testingBlood pressure testing in the Merrion Centre in support of the work of The Stroke Association.
Organiser: Roger Ehrlich
Fri 28th October 2016 The Lord Mayor & Lady Mayoress of LeedsVisit of our Patron, The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Gerry Harper and the Lady Mayoress, Miss Lynn Scholes.
Fri 21st October 2016 Gerald Jennings: Leeds Chamber of Commerce
Thu 20th October 2016 Council at Park Plaza Hotel
Fri 14th October 2016 NO MEETING TODAY
Wed 12th October 2016 Ian Parker: Literacy in a Box
Fri 7th October 2016 - Sun 9th October 2016 District conference, Scarborough
Fri 7th October 2016 Business meeting
Fri 30th September 2016 Gary Don: Collectibles
Fri 23rd September 2016 Alan Cooke: Fifty Years Selling Homes
Sat 17th September 2016 District council meeting, Fulford
Fri 16th September 2016 Jane McHale: The Sick Children's Trust
Thu 15th September 2016 Council at Park Plaza Hotel
Fri 9th September 2016 NO MEETING TODAY
Wed 7th September 2016 William Baldry: Phenomenon Reality
Fri 2nd September 2016 Committee meetings
Fri 26th August 2016 Ian Vellins: Unknown War Hero
Fri 19th August 2016 Visit of District Governor Phil Poole.
Fri 12th August 2016 NO MEETING TODAY
Wed 10th August 2016 Richard Strudwick: Of Maces, Mayors and Merriment
Fri 5th August 2016 Rtn Robert Sladdin: Model Villages
Fri 29th July 2016 PDG Robert Jackson: End Polio Now
Fri 22nd July 2016 Kate Moree: The Seagull Project
Thu 21st July 2016 Council at Park Plaza Hotel
Fri 15th July 2016 Committee meetings
Fri 8th July 2016 NO MEETING TODAY
Wed 6th July 2016 Major Stanley Hardy: The Lord Lieutenant's Office
Fri 1st July 2016 Presidential handoverInstallation of Rtn Peter Loveday as president for the Rotary year 2016-17