Completed meetings and events 2018-2019

Mon 24th June 2019 President's Dinner

President's dinner

Mon 17th June 2019 Newbury Rotary: The Past and the Future - Part 4

Continuing the discussion of Rotary.

Mon 10th June 2019 Ghosts in the Tower of London

By an ex Para, a vicar and a former Rotarian

Sun 9th June 2019 Boules in the Square 2019

Newbury's annual Boules tournament

Mon 3rd June 2019 Club Assembly

Club Assembly

Mon 27th May 2019 Bank Holiday

Day off. No meeting

Mon 20th May 2019 Angela Ryan

Recovery in Mind

Mon 13th May 2019 Malcolm Phillips

Fraud Victim Support Officer. How not to be scammed. Extended meeting up to about 8pm.

Sun 12th May 2019 Rotary Community Annual Sponsored Walk

Sunday 12th of May. Start between 11 am till 12. Download Flyer from

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Thu 9th May 2019 Charity Golf Day at Donnington Valley Golf Club

In Aid of Parkinson's UK Newbury and District Branch and other local Rotary charities. Download entry form from

Mon 6th May 2019 May Day Holiday

No meeting

Mon 29th April 2019 Felix Francis - 5th Monday


Mon 22nd April 2019 Easter Monday - No meeting

Once again it's time to consider the health benefits of chocolate.

Mon 15th April 2019 Club AGM


Mon 8th April 2019 Meeting


Mon 1st April 2019 Visitors Evening - Double Tree Hilton

Visitors evening

Sat 30th March 2019 Spring Quiz Night 2019

7.00pm for 7:30 start at the Portal Hall Burghclere. Includes Fish & Chip supper. read more...

Mon 25th March 2019 Cren Sandys-Lumsdaine

"Anyone For Tea" - One hundred and fifty years in the tea industry.

Mon 18th March 2019 The Past and the Future - Part 3


Mon 11th March 2019 Tony Churchill

Joint author of "Watch Out" Kids safety.

Mon 4th March 2019 Business Meeting

Business meeting

Sat 2nd March 2019 South Wales Male Choir Concert

The South Wales Male Choir - Côr Meibion De Cymru
7pm Saturday 2nd March 2019 at St Nicolas Church, Newbury. Tickets on sale at the
Corn Exchange

Mon 25th February 2019 Working of Foundation - Karen Eveleigh

Clare Carter Foundation and VTT in Uganda.

Mon 18th February 2019 Sue Wood - Bee Keeping

Partners welcome

Mon 11th February 2019 The Mayor

The Mayor Margo Payne and her husband John.

Thu 7th February 2019 Skittles Evening

Taking place at the White Hart, Stoke, Hurstbourne Tarrant, SP11 0NP
Get the ball rolling at 7:00pm, food served at 8:00pm.

Mon 4th February 2019 Business Meeting


Mon 28th January 2019 Newbury Astronomical Society

Richard and Nicky will talk about the James Webb Space Telescope. This space telescope will be the successor to the Hubble Space Telescope and provide greatly improved resolution and sensitivity. Partners and guests welcome.

Mon 21st January 2019 Ashley Gold

The joys of working in Iran, Pakistan and India.

Mon 14th January 2019 Starting a Satellite Club

A talk by Laura Bond and Sarah Benson.

Mon 7th January 2019 Business Meeting

Business meeting

Mon 31st December 2018 New Years Eve - No Meeting

No meeting

Mon 24th December 2018 Christmas Eve - No Meeting

Merry Christmas

Mon 17th December 2018 Christmas Dinner & Fred Davison

Black Tie event. And you'll find out all the things you never knew about Christmas.

Mon 10th December 2018 Bruce Irving

Sand Dams

Mon 3rd December 2018 Business Meeting

Business meeting

Mon 26th November 2018 Chris Philip

End Polio and Activities in India

Mon 19th November 2018 Headhunters, Cannibals and Pirates

Roy Wood reveals all. (Hopefully not about his family history). Partners welcome.

Mon 12th November 2018 Jacqueline Scoins-Cass

Wheelchair basketball

Mon 5th November 2018 Business Meeting

Business meeting

Mon 29th October 2018 5th Monday - George Sallit

The Universe: The more we know the less we understand.
Ultimately we will know everything but understand nothing.

Mon 22nd October 2018 Mary Rye, Zita Lang - Newbury Twin Towns


Mon 15th October 2018 The Past and Back to the Future - Part 2

More time travel. We will enjoy what is to come.

Mon 8th October 2018 Lucy Hunt

The Carbon Trust - Energy Conservation"

Mon 1st October 2018 Business Meeting

Business meeting

Mon 24th September 2018 Andy Pinkard

Custom made equipment for the disabled.

Mon 17th September 2018 Grace Ryder - Home Start West Berkshire


Mon 10th September 2018 Newbury Rotary - The Past and the Future

Peter Kay explains all.

Mon 3rd September 2018 Business Meeting + Rtn Dickson

Pseudo business meeting + "Promoting Morality of Human Rights through Service in Rural Kenya".

Mon 27th August 2018 Bank Holiday

Stay at Home

Mon 20th August 2018 Newbury Bowls Club

We all roll up at the Bowls club in Victoria Park at 6pm.

Mon 13th August 2018 Russell Downing

The life and times of Russell Downing.

Mon 6th August 2018 Business Meeting

Business - Lose at Head & Tails

Mon 30th July 2018 Rev. John M. Bacon: the curious curate from Cold Ash.

A talk by Fred Davison about this inventor.

Mon 23rd July 2018 John Holt

West Berkshire Therapy Centre and Future Plans

Mon 16th July 2018 Summer BBQ

Eat more than usual.

Mon 9th July 2018 Garry Poulson

Garry who is Chairman of The West Berkshire Suicide Prevention Action Group and Rotary Friend will tell us about the work of the group.

Mon 2nd July 2018 Handover and Business Meeting

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