Completed meetings and events 2022-2023

Thu 29th June 2023 District 1285 Council meeting and handover meeting

DG Elect Swati takes over as DG 1285 . Venue is Novotel at Worsley

Thu 29th June 2023 No meeting today due to District council meeting

District handover also

Thu 22nd June 2023 Thu June 22nd Visit to Wood Street Mission, Manchester

Meet at Manchester Hall & then go to Wood Street

Thu 15th June 2023 Thu June 15th Ukraine Centre update

Gina & Bob give us an update at the Manchester Hall

Thu 8th June 2023 Thu June 8th Club Council by zoom

Club Council by zoom

Thu 1st June 2023 Thu June 1st Afternoon Tea at Indra & Hemu Gupta house

Rotary Foundation fundraiser

Thu 25th May 2023 25th May Zoom meeting IPP Roy Chapman

Update on two main club projects ie Ukraine & Operation Florian
President Robin Graham with Assistant Governor Jackie Berry

Thu 18th May 2023 Thu May 18th Club Assembly

Club Assembly at the Manchester Hall

Mon 15th May 2023 Francis House Children's Hospice open day

Twice a year the Hospice open their doors for visitors & supporters to look around and see this amazing facility

Thu 11th May 2023 May 11th Club Council

Club Council

Thu 4th May 2023 4th May 23 Charter Night

To be held at Manchester Communication Academy
Vegetarian Food .

Thu 4th May 2023 Charter Night Community Celebration

Hosted by Manchester Communication Academy, Harpurhey, Manchester M40 8NT. Celebrating our local communities. Vegetarian food.


Thu 27th April 2023 April 27th Club Council by zoom

Club Council

Thu 20th April 2023 Thu 20th Apr Archive checking cancelled

Unable to check on archives

Thu 13th April 2023 13th April Club AGM by zoom

Club AGM by zoom 7pm

Thu 30th March 2023 Thu March 30th - Wood Street Mission -Des Lynch CEO

Meeting at the Manchester Hall

Sat 25th March 2023 Sat 25th March - Annual Great Book Giveaway

RC Manchester Breakfast at Asda Hulme .

Fri 24th March 2023 Fri 24th March Mentoring at M/cr Communication Academy

Mentoring at Manchester Communication Academy

Thu 23rd March 2023 Thu 23rd March PDG Graham Jackson speaks on zoom

Rotary Foundation support and giving

Thu 16th March 2023 Mar 17th Dr David Walker, Bishop of Manchester

Dr David Walker , Bishop of Manchester

Wed 15th March 2023 Foundation fundraising event by zoom

Whisky tasting event

Thu 9th March 2023 Thu 9th March Club Council by zoom

Club Council

Thu 2nd March 2023 Mar 2nd Fellowship at the Boathouse

The Boathouse at Sale Water Park 6:15pm for 6:30pm

Thu 23rd February 2023 Feb 23rd - Council to discuss RCM Financial & Sustainability planning

To be held at Indra's home in Bramhall

Thu 16th February 2023 Thu Feb 16th DGE Swati Mukherjee at Manchester Hall

DGE Swati Mukherjee

Thu 9th February 2023 Thu Feb 9th Fellowship at Tangs

Fellowship at Tangs Restaurant, Church Rd, Cheadle Hulme, Sk8 7JD

Thu 9th February 2023 9th Feb Club Council at I Gupta house

Club Council at Indra Gupta's House and zoom

Thu 2nd February 2023 Thu Feb 2nd -POSTPONED Zoom Foundation Fundraising event

Whisky tasting by zoom

Thu 26th January 2023 26th Jan No meeting today

No meeting today

Thu 19th January 2023 Jan 19th District Governor Eric is our speaker

Meeting at the Manchester Hall .Hopefully a Hybrid meeting with members unable to attend in person to join by zoom

Thu 12th January 2023 12th Jan Club Council by zoom

Club Council by zoom

Thu 5th January 2023 Jan 5th Fellowship TBA

Fellowship TBA

Thu 29th December 2022 No meeting today due Christmas

No meeting due Xmas

Thu 22nd December 2022 22/12 No Meeting Due Xmas

Xmas break - no meeting

Thu 15th December 2022 Difficult Dialogues

Join in person at Ladybarn or via zoom

Thu 8th December 2022 Thu 8th December - Xmas Dinner at Aspire

Xmas dinner at Aspire, Trafford College

Thu 1st December 2022 Dec 1st Club SGM- followed by compassionate friends presentation

The Compassionate Friends (TCF) is a charitable organisation of bereaved parents, siblings and grandparents dedicated to the support and care of other similarly bereaved family members

Thu 24th November 2022 Thu 24th Nov Club Council by zoom

Club Council by zoom - All members are welcome

Thu 17th November 2022 17th Nov - Origins of Rotary in the UK

PP David Andrews will update us on the early days of the RC of Manchester

Thu 10th November 2022 Nov 10th- St Ann's Hospice, Heald Green - meeting at Manchester Hall ,Bridge St

Greg Kelly - Community Fundraiser

Thu 3rd November 2022 Thu Nov 3rd Visit to the Mustard Tree

Have lunch at Mustard Tree

Thu 27th October 2022 Oct 27th Club Council by zoom

Club Council

Thu 20th October 2022 No Meeting today

Due District Conference Fri/Sat 21/22 Oct

Thu 13th October 2022 Oct 13th Difficult dialogue with

Difficult dialogue with "We Stand Together"

Thu 6th October 2022 6th Oct Fellowship at the Romper

Fellowship at the Romper
nr Manchester Airport

Tue 27th September 2022 Tuesday 27th Sept - District Council

District Council

Thu 22nd September 2022 22nd Sept - Wrap up Salford

IPP Roy Chapman & PP Julie Chapman will outline this charitable activity

Thu 15th September 2022 Club Council Sep 15th

Club Council - All members welcome

Sat 10th September 2022 Sat Sept 10th - International Meeting with Rotary clubs in India 10th September 22

District 1285 International meeting with zoom link up to Rotary clubs in India

Thu 8th September 2022 Thu Sept 8th - No Meeting today

No meeting today

Thu 1st September 2022 Thu Sept 1st - Rotaract Club presentation

PP Royston Flude gives an update on re-starting the Rotaract Club Manchester International

Thu 25th August 2022 Thu Aug 25th - No Meeting today

No Meeting today

Wed 24th August 2022 24th August Ukrainian Independence Day celebrations

Activities all day to celebrate Ukrainian Independence Day-1.00pm Family Fun Day at Ukrainian Cultural Centre Dnipro.

Thu 18th August 2022 Thu Aug 18th - Club Council by zoom

Club council

Thu 18th August 2022 Thu Aug 18th -Club visit to Baytree Children’s Garden, Harpurhey

Visit to this children's garden - Tracey Enright

Thu 11th August 2022 Thu Aug 11th Baytree Children’s Garden presentation ( Tracey Enright)

Presentation on this community garden

Sat 6th August 2022 Sat Aug 6th Visit to RHS Bridgewater

Visit the RHS Bridgewater award winning gardens

Thu 4th August 2022 No meeting today- Sat is visit to RHS Bridgewater

Visit to RHS Bridgewater , Worsley, Salford
Greater Manchester , M28 2LJ
Meet at Manchester Art Gallery, Mosley St, Manchester M2 3JL (just a minute walk from St Peter’s Square Metrolink). Specifically, we will gather in the café.
From 4pm until 4.45pm, at which point we will walk over to the Slave Free Alliance offices

Thu 28th July 2022 Jul 28th -Club visit to: “Slave Free Alliance”- a part of Hope for Justice

Slave-Free Alliance aims to help people understand about modern slavery. Potential joint working may include hosting a Difficult Dialogue and hosting free training in our communities on Modern Slavery.

Thu 21st July 2022 Club Council by zoom July 21st

Club council

Fri 15th July 2022 Career Day MCA students

Held at WSP UK Ltd in Castlefield, Manchester

Thu 14th July 2022 July 14th IPP Roy Chapman gives update on Ukranian Refugee support in D1285

IPP Roy Chapman gives updater on the support being given to Ukrainian Refugees in our district, and in particular our link with the Ukrainian Cultural Centre in Cheetham Hill.

Thu 7th July 2022 Fellowship at Quarry Bank Mill, Styal

Social meet at the Weaving Shed Restaurant . All the surrounding woods and walks are free to roam. The main cafe and the ice cream kiosk in the main yard are both free to use as well as the main meadow for picnics.
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