Completed meetings and events 2021-2022
Sat 14th May 2022 President’s NightPlease put the date in your diary!
Black Tie Dinner at the Coventry Golf Club
Sat 7th May 2022 Quiz Night with Fish and Chip Supper - Burton Green Village HallMore details to follow.
Tue 29th March 2022 Speaker Meeting - Medical Detection DogsOur Speaker this evening is Robin Galvin. The Speaker’s Host is Jason Gage.
Tue 22nd March 2022 This evening our members, Kenneth and Ezinne will be telling us about their trip to Nigeria.We were pleased to welcome Kenneth and Ezinne back after their extended trip to Nigeria when they were able to spend time with their friends and family.
Tue 15th March 2022 Social Meeting - St. Patrick’s Celebration. Partners are very welcome to join us.Please note we will be gathering at the Alan Higgs Centre, Allard Way at 7.15pm for a 7.30 start.
Entertainment will be provided by the Mary McHugh School of Irish Dancers .
Tue 8th March 2022 Coventry Jubilee - March Business MeetingThis Meeting will be hosted via Zoom. The Zoom Room will open at 7.15pm so that the Meeting can start promptly at 7.30pm
Tue 1st March 2022 Speaker Meeting - “The Buzz of Bee Keeping” The Speaker this evening is Alan Deeley.The Speaker’s Host is David Line
Tue 22nd February 2022 Ted Talk“How your memory works and why forgetting is totally okay” - Lisa Genova
Tue 15th February 2022 Speaker MeetingTim will host our Speaker from Fair Trade.
Paula will be our Attendance Officer.
Tue 8th February 2022 Speaker Meeting at the TollgateOur Speaker this evening is Nigel Hyde. Nigel will be telling us about his work with TWAM - Tools with a Mission. Lionel Booth is Nigel’s Host for the evening.
Fri 21st January 2022 - Thu 1st January 1970 Burns Night Meeting Via ZoomAlistair will be our Host for the evening.
Tue 30th November 2021 Speaker Meeting - Our Speaker this evening is Ed Brachar. Ed is the CEO of Riding for the Disabled.RDAis dedicated to improving the lives of 25,000 children & adults with disabilities by spending time with horses, at 500 groups all over the UK. Our beneficiaries experience significant improvements in physical & mental wellbeing, communication
Tue 16th November 2021 Speaker MeetingOur Speaker this evening is Alistair McIntosh. Alistair will tell us about the UHCW Cancer Charity.
Tue 9th November 2021 Speaker MeetingOur Speaker this evening is Tracey McAtambey - Surviving Bereavement. Paula is the Speaker’s Host, Lionel is the Visitors’ Host and John is the Attendance Officer. read more...
Tue 19th October 2021 Speaker Meeting - We are delighted to welcome Martin Sutherland to our Meeting this evening. Martin is the CEO of the Coventry City of Culture Trust.“Coventry is the UK’s City of Culture and I have the privilege of leading the team and working closely with partners across the City and region to deliver a joyful, celebratory year of arts, cultural and heritage activity with a social purpose.”
Tue 12th October 2021 Speaker Meeting Our Speaker this evening is Dave King. Dave is the Editor of the Rotary Magazine and his topic is “Telling Rotary’s Story”.In addition to his Editor Role, Dave is currently an external examiner for Staffordshire University’s BA degree programmes in sports journalism.
Tue 5th October 2021 Speaker Meeting - David Owen is our Speaker this evening.David is going to tell us about the 300 mile walk that his son and two other fathers are going to undertake for the Papyrus Charity. Papyrus supports “ anyone under 35 who may be experiencing suicidal thoughts.”
Tue 28th September 2021 Partners’ Meeting - Our Speaker is Carol Pyrah from Coventry Historic TrustHistoric Coventry Trust is an entrepreneurial heritage development trust which aims to bring new life to the city’s heritage, finding innovative ways to sustain historic places and to inspire, involve and connect people with the city’s history.
Tue 21st September 2021 Club Business MeetingClub Chairs will report to Members.
Sat 18th September 2021 Business MeetingCommittee Chairs will report to Members.
Tue 7th September 2021 Speaker Meeting Our Speaker this evening is Helen Bradley who will be telling us about Woodfield SchoolWoodfield is a school which caters for students with severe social and emotional needs.
Tue 31st August 2021 No Club Meeting this week.We do not normally meet the Tuesday after a Bank Holiday.
Tue 24th August 2021 Our Speaker tonight is Tony Bell. Tony's topic is “Hubble, 30 Years On”.Tony's talk will cover events leading up to the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope. In addition to the "technical stuff" Tony will be presenting Hubble images that are sure to fill us with awe.
Tue 17th August 2021 Speaker Meeting - Our Speaker this evening is Godfrey Armitage. Tim is the Speaker’s Host.Godfrey is the Environmental Officer for the Anglican Diocese of Coventry and Chair of its Net Zero 2030 Steering Group
Tue 10th August 2021 Speaker Meeting - our Speaker tonight is Ruth Roberts.Ruth is the Deputy Head at Caludon Castle School. She will tell us about the challenges of working in school during the Covid pandemic.
Tue 3rd August 2021 Club Business MeetingThis will be a Zoom Meeting.
Committee Chairs will present their reports to Members.
Tue 27th July 2021 Speaker Meeting - Our Speaker this evening is Debbie HodgeDebbie is a member of RAGAS, a Rotary led group that works to end modern day slavery.
Debbie was the Rotary President of GBI 2018/19 and she is currently a Member of the Rotary Club of Barnett. read more...
Tue 13th July 2021 Speaker Meeting - Our Speaker this evening is Louise Galliard OwenLouise will be telling us about the Horse and People Project which provides a service for people who would like to experience a different approach, using horses, to making positive changes in their lives.
Tue 6th July 2021 Speaker Meeting - our Speaker this evening is Rotary International Director Nicki Sott.We are delighted to welcome Nicki to our Meeting. -Nicki is a Member of the Rotary Club of North Cotswolds - she will be the Lead of the Great Britain and Ireland Association.