Completed meetings and events 2018-2019

Thu 27th June 2019 Handover Dinner at Wroxham Barns

Aylsham Public Houses

Thu 20th June 2019 Guided walk & visit to Heritage Centre to view Exhibition

Thu 13th June 2019 Planning Meeting

Planning the year ahead

Sat 8th June 2019 Family Learning Day - see the photos from this year's event

Fri 7th June 2019 Kit Car Racing

Bure Valley School racing the kit car they built following a donation from Rotary

Thu 6th June 2019 Club Assembly

Team leaders share their plans for the year

Thu 30th May 2019 Community Evening

An evening of celebrating the community of Aylsham. Awards to be given to 8 people who have helped improve our community by their hard work, dedication and care.

Thu 23rd May 2019 Business Meeting


Thu 16th May 2019 Visit to RNLI

Visit to Independent Life Boat Station at Sea Palling followed by a meal - venue tbc

Thu 9th May 2019 Team Meetings

Fri 3rd May 2019 Queen Band Concert

A great evening celebrating the music of Queen

Fri 3rd May 2019 Queen Band Concert

A great evening with Cawston Band playing lots of favourites including a Queen medley

Thu 2nd May 2019 Speaker

Dorothy Cain life talk

Thu 25th April 2019 AGM & Business Meeting

Thu 18th April 2019 No meeting

No Meeting

Thu 11th April 2019 Team Meetings & Presentation to First Responders

Thu 4th April 2019 Speaker

Liz Sinclair - U3A
Quiz Night

Sat 30th March 2019 Quiz Night

Come along for an evening of fun and stretch your brains

Thu 28th March 2019 Business Meeting

Thu 21st March 2019 Team meetings and Antiques Fair discussion

Sat 16th March 2019 Static Bike Ride

In aid of Purple4Polio
Sister Act

Thu 14th March 2019 Sister Act

Aylsham High School presents Sister Act

Sat 9th March 2019 Charter Night

Our 65th Charter Night
Links Hotel

Sat 9th March 2019 Charter Night

Our 66th Charter Night will be held at The Links Hotel, West Runton

Thu 7th March 2019 Speaker Helen Bailey

Helen will talk to us about her 10 years at Blickling as general Manager as she approaches retirement. She last came to a meeting nearly 10 years ago when she first started her job.

Thu 28th February 2019 Business Meeting

Blickling Diggers

Thu 21st February 2019 Blickling Diggers

Blickling Diggers perform a short play for Rotary
Cheese & wine

Thu 14th February 2019 Cheese and Wine Evening

A "cheesy night out" including Cheese and Wine Tasting and a fun quiz
Partners Welcome
Friendship Hall
Bryan Hamilton

Thu 7th February 2019 Speaker

Bryan Hamilton will talk about his football career with Northern Ireland and Norwich City

Thu 31st January 2019 Business Meeting

Thu 24th January 2019 Speaker

David Thomas, author, talking about his book about his son Daniel

Thu 17th January 2019 Team Meetings

Thu 10th January 2019 Speaker

Sue Curtis - Independent Parental Special Educational Needs

Thu 20th December 2018 Santa Sleigh

In Aylsham

Thu 20th December 2018 Santa Sleigh

Santa and his sleigh will be visiting:
Light Blue route – Start Market Place; Burgh Road; Bure Meadows estate; Sir Williams Lane up to the High School exit; then Oakfield Road to Market Place.

Wed 19th December 2018 Santa Sleigh

Santa and his sleigh will be visiting:
Brown route - Willows estate

Tue 18th December 2018 Santa Sleigh

Santa and his sleigh will be visiting:
Black route – Start Hungate Street - Yaxley's Lane junction; Yaxley's Lane; Pound Lane; Foxes Loke; Holman Road & Close; Tuddenham Road - Partridge Road and Closes; Holman Road to town centre.

Mon 17th December 2018 Santa Sleigh

Santa and his sleigh will be visiting:
Start Market Place, Hungate Street; Palmers Lane; Sears Close; Wade Close; Crompton Road; Orchard Lane; Copeman Road; Clover Road; Norwich Road; Frazers Yard; Norwich Road to Market Place.

Sat 15th December 2018 Santa Sleigh

Street Collection in the Market Square on Saturday, 15 December

Fri 14th December 2018 Santa Sleigh

Santa and his sleigh will be visiting:
Yellow route - Norfolk Homes estate

Thu 13th December 2018 Community Christmas Concert

An evening of carols and singing in Aylsham Parish Church on Thursday, 13 December

Wed 12th December 2018 Santa Sleigh

Santa and his sleigh will be visiting:
Red route – Start Forster Close; Forster Way estate and Buxton Road estate.

Tue 11th December 2018 Santa Sleigh

Santa and his sleigh will be visiting:
Green route - Start Market Place; Cawston Road; Mill Road and Swan Close; Charles Ewing Close; Mill Pightle; St Michael's estate

Mon 10th December 2018 Santa Sleigh

Father Christmas and his sleigh will be visiting:
Dark Blue route – Start Bure Way; Stuart Road; Abbots Close; Gashouse Hill; Sir Williams Lane to the High School exit; Sir Williams Close; White Hart Street; Cromer Road to Bushey Place.

Sat 8th December 2018 Santa Sleigh Collection

Father Christmas & Sleigh in Aylsham Market Place on Saturday, 8 December

Thu 6th December 2018 Christmas Dinner

Rotarians and partners evening with a Christmas Dinner at
The Goat at Skeyton

Fri 30th November 2018 Christmas Tree Festival

Rotary's contribution to the Parish Church's Christmas Tree Festival

Thu 29th November 2018 Special General Meeting

Thu 22nd November 2018 Public Speaking Competition

The final of the public speaking competition at Aylsham High School
Lorne Green

Thu 15th November 2018 Speaker

Lorne Green - Norfolk Police and Crime Commissioner

Sun 11th November 2018 Remembrance Sunday

President Mike lays a wreath on behalf of Rotary in Aylsham

Thu 8th November 2018 Team Meetings

Tue 6th November 2018 Presenting cheque to Bure Valley School

Rotary in Aylsham have made a donation towards the purchase of a kit car for pupils at the Bure Valley school to build.

Sat 3rd November 2018 Sleigh preparation

The Club team preparing the Sleigh for the coming Christmas colelctions

Thu 1st November 2018 Speaker

Giles Orpen-Smellie will talk on "Reflections on Remembrance" linking the 100th anniversary of the First World War to his military experiences.

Sat 27th October 2018 Purple4Polio Crocus Planting

The Cubs, assisted by Rotary & Aylsham in Bloom, planted 5,000 purple crocus corms in less than an hour by the bus stop on the Norwich Road

Thu 25th October 2018 Business Meeting

Thu 18th October 2018 Speaker

Charlie Chaplin will speak about combat stress disorder

Thu 11th October 2018 Team Meetings

First responders

Thu 4th October 2018 Speaker

First Responders

Thu 27th September 2018 Business Meeting

Thu 20th September 2018 Speaker

Simon will talk about Wroxham, Bure Valley Rotary Club overseas project

Sat 15th September 2018 Quiz Night

Who will be in your team?

Thu 13th September 2018 Team Meetings


Thu 6th September 2018 Eileen Springall

Eileen Springall will talk about the Neighbour Plan for Aylsham

Thu 30th August 2018 Cromer Pier Summer Show

A partners evening to enjoy the world famous end of the pier show at Cromer
Meal at Bolton's Bistro before the show

Thu 23rd August 2018 Business Meeting


Thu 16th August 2018 Walking Treasure Hunt - Holt

A walking treasure hunt around Holt

Thu 9th August 2018 Team Meetings


Thu 2nd August 2018 Visit to Mannington Hall

Sat 28th July 2018 Norfolk Day in Aylsham Town Hall

Norfolk Day

Thu 26th July 2018 Business Meeting


Thu 19th July 2018 Speaker

Life Talk by Hal Turkmen

Thu 12th July 2018 Team Meetings


Thu 5th July 2018 Club visit to Neatishead

Visit to Neatishead at 4pm to view an exhibition celebrating 100 years of RAF followed by meal at The Forge at 7pm. Please remember to book guests in at the Forge.

Sun 1st July 2018 President's welcome

New President, Mike, invited club members and their partners to join him at the celebrations in Aylsham Market Place
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