Completed meetings and events 2018-2019

Wed 26th June 2019 Club Assembly & Presidential Handover

Checking we comply with the Constitution and by-laws!!!! Members Only Please. read more...

Wed 19th June 2019 Fitness & Health - talk by Richard Neale

The full title is "Fitness, Health, A Slap in the Face, and What to do About It". Richard will discuss his personal success with a weight loss programme.

Wed 5th June 2019 Speaker Councillor Douglas McCall

On being a Ward Councillor

Wed 22nd May 2019 Projects Meeting

Fellowship: Diane Kitchen

Wed 15th May 2019 Annual Cheese & Wine Evening - Members and Guests

7:30pm Chicheley Village Hall. £10/person.

Wed 8th May 2019 Projects Meeting

Discuss status of club projects.
Fellowship: Brian Haigh

Mon 6th May 2019 Rotary May Day Town Fair

Entertainment, events and stalls at Newport Pagnell Football Ground read more...

Wed 1st May 2019 Scout Presentation and Global Scholar Aubrey Marie Seader

Scouts Douglas Vale and George Thomas Short talk by scouts sponsored to attend international jamborees, plus a talk by a Rotary Global Grant Scholar.
VoT; Sandy Aked-Walker
Fellowship: John Goss

Thu 25th April 2019 St. George's Day Dinner

Woburn Sands and District Rotary Satellite Club event at The Brasserie, Bletchley

Wed 24th April 2019 Business Meeting and AGM - Members Only Please

General Club business and project updates

Wed 17th April 2019 Induction of Satellite Club Members

Induction of new members of the Rotary Satellite Club of Woburn Sands and District. Update on Club projects.
VoT: David Aked-Walker
Fellowship: David Dibley

Wed 10th April 2019 Foundation Presentation (Changed)

VoT: Ian Townsend
Fellowship: Richard Coleman

Wed 3rd April 2019 Willen Hospice

Our President Geoff Simmonds presented a cheque for £2,500 to Nicki Poole from Willen Hospice. read more...

Wed 27th March 2019 Business Meeting - Members Only Please

Discussing the status of Club Projects

Wed 20th March 2019 Club Project and Strategy Meeting - Members Only Please.

Discussing the future strategic direction of our Club.

Wed 20th March 2019 Rotary Technology Tournament

Technical challenge competition for schools

Wed 13th March 2019 Speaker Yasmin Smyth - Dogs for Good

Yasmin Smyth and Suki receiving a cheque from President Geoff Yasmin will talk about "Dogs for Good", accompanied by Suki the black Labrador.
Intro: Sandy Aked-Walker
VoT: Brian Nuttell
Fellowship: John Belcher

Wed 6th March 2019 Fellowship Evening

Chance to have some informal fun and fellowship.

Wed 20th February 2019 Speaker Sabrina Ko - Youth Camp in Denmark

Sabrina Ko is an accomplished violin player who has recently attended a Rotary Youth Camp in Denmark. read more...

Wed 13th February 2019 Speaker Mike Goss -

Intro: John Goss
VoT: John Neale
Fellowship: David Aked-Walker

Wed 6th February 2019 Young Musician Competition - No Rotary Meeting

Rotary Young Musician area heat at Ousedale School.

Wed 30th January 2019 5th Wednesday with Parters and/or Friends

Please reserve your place(s).
A talk by Nick Cook entitled
'Bletchley Park - Home of the Codebreakers'.

Wed 23rd January 2019 Business Meeting - Members Only Please

Reports on projects and events

Sun 20th January 2019 Frugal Lunch - Chicheley Village Hall

Please book your places. Soup, bread and desserts lunch. Sorry, Members and their guests only.

Wed 16th January 2019 Club Strategy Meeting - Members Only Please

Discussion led by President Geoff

Wed 9th January 2019 Rotary Global Scholars Presentation

Intro - Neil Beeton
VoT - John Goss
Fellowship - John Neale

Fri 4th January 2019 Members and Guests' 'Hangover Party

Courtyard Brasserie, Olney. Please reserve your places.
Sorry, Members and their guests only.

Wed 12th December 2018 Paul Harris Fellowship

Recognition for 22years of our Jaipur Charity Dinner

Wed 12th December 2018 Special Meeting and Christmas Dinner - Members Only Please

Members Only Please. Meals to be booked in advance.

Wed 5th December 2018 Our Club Website - Ian Townsend

What it is. How to access it. What do members want from it? VoT Richard Coleman.

Tue 4th December 2018 Christmas Trees to Schools

Our Santa and Elf team completed their distribution of Christmas Trees to local schools for the children to decorate as they head towards the end of term. This is always one of the happiest projects of our Rotary year.

Wed 28th November 2018 Awards for our Club!

District Governor Dave Ford was at our Club meeting on 28th November to present banners for our sustained donation to Rotary Foundation, a certificate marking our 55th year as a club, and a globe (in the background) for increasing membership in District

Wed 21st November 2018 Speaker Mike Barry - Community Radio Milton Keynes

Introduced by: Diane Kitchen
VoT: Michelle Carter
Fellowship: Wendy Egan

Fri 16th November 2018 Rotary Club of MK Grand Union Quiz

Celebrating with our prizes! We won!!!!!

Wed 14th November 2018 Speaker - Lee Gillam - Air Ambulance

Introduced by: John Neale
VoT: Paul Campion
Fellowship: Michelle Carter

Wed 7th November 2018 Rtn Roger Simmons - "Riding High"

VoT: Nigel Benson
Fellowship: Richard Coleman

Wed 31st October 2018 "My Life and My Cello"

A talk by Rtn. Milena Kavrakova
Introduced by: Neil Beeton
VoT: John Belcher
Fellowship: Michelle Carter

Wed 24th October 2018 Business Meeting - Members Only Please

Report on active and planned projects etc.

Wed 17th October 2018 What am I talking about?????

A talk by Rtn. Colin Kidby
VoT: Derek Barker
Fellowship: John Belcher

Wed 10th October 2018 REMIT - Brian Stoyel, Past President RIBI

Brian Stoyel Receiving Our Cheque for funds raised at the Sunflower Party A talk about "Rotary Eliminating Malaria in Tanzania" read more...

Wed 3rd October 2018 The Council of Europe

A talk by Sandra Barnes MBE.
Intro by Brian Nuttell
VoT by Sandy Aked-Walker.
Fellowship: Neil Beeton

Wed 26th September 2018 Business Meeting - Members Only Please

Reports on active and new projects etc.

Wed 19th September 2018 Camphill Community, Milton Keynes

A talk by Tim Davies, CEO of Camphill.
Introduced by: Richard Coleman
VoT: David Aked-Walker
Fellowship: Sandy Aked-Walker

Sun 16th September 2018 Summer Sunflower Party for Malaria Elimination

Time to see who has the biggest!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Pâté and Plonk. £10/person.
At the home of Rtn Neil & Doreen Beeton.
Proceeds in aid of REMIT (Rotary Eliminating Malaria in Tanzania)


Wed 12th September 2018 The Panacea Society

A talk by Gemma Papineau.
Introduction by: Paul Campion
VoT: Ian Townsend
Fellowship: David Aked-Walker

Wed 5th September 2018 Winter Night Shelter for the Homeless.

A talk by Rev. Jack Walker
Introduction by: Diane Kitchen
VoT: Roger Simmons
Fellowship: Ian Townsend

Wed 29th August 2018 5th Wednesday Meeting with Partners

Optional dinner, followed by a talk on "The Great Train Robbery" by Hugh Granger.
Introduced by: John Neale. VoT: Colin Kidby. Fellowship: Roger Simmons read more...

Wed 22nd August 2018 Business Meeting - Members Only Please

Reports on and planning for Club projects.

Wed 15th August 2018 A talk about "Bus Shelter MK" by the Mayor of MK

Help for the homeless in Milton Keynes. Bus Shelter MK is also supported by our President for 2018-19, Geoff Simmonds.

Wed 8th August 2018 Club Social Event

Visiting Rotarian from Croatia, and "Desert Island Discs"

Fri 27th July 2018 Community Service BBQ

Part of the committee enjoying the warm summer evening after an earlier thunderstorm, the first rain for several weeks. Community Service Committee held a barbecue with guests Past President Derek and his wife Jeannie to celebrate a successful year of projects and activities.

Wed 18th July 2018 A Talk About Child Cancer

By Paul Trendall.
Intro by Neil Beeton.
VoT by Barry Love
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