Completed meetings and events 2014-2015
Mon 29th June 2015 Lunch Meeting followed by the HandoverHandover of Club Presidency from Steve Adamson to Vic Chippendale
Fri 26th June 2015 Mock InterviewsStudents at Blandford School get the opportunity to practice their interview technique at this Mock Interview session
Fri 26th June 2015 Visit to VineyardFurther details and timings to follow An attendance board is being circulated.
Mon 22nd June 2015 Club Assembly - Members only.This is an evening meeting for the Club Assembly - Members only
Sun 21st June 2015 Rotary Cycle RideA Cycle ride in aid of Prostrate Cancer appeal read more...
Mon 15th June 2015 Lunch Meeting with SpeakerSpeaker today is Chris Hillyard - Osteopath
Wed 10th June 2015 Kids Out dayA Rotary countrywide initiative to give less privileged children a day out at a theme park. Further details to follow
Mon 8th June 2015 Business Meeting - GorcombeTodays meeting is at the Corcombe Cafe
Mon 1st June 2015 Lunch Meeting followed by Council MeetingCouncil Meeting
Mon 25th May 2015 No Meeting - Bank HolidayNo Meeting today - its another May Day
Mon 11th May 2015 Debate - venue Ashley Wood Golf ClubDebate - "How to celebrate our 70th Anniversary"
Venue - Ashley Wood Golf Club
Sat 9th May 2015 District AssemblyAt Mountbatten School Romsey.
I'm pretty positive that District has given us duff information on the start time for this event
Mon 4th May 2015 No meeting Bank HolidayBank Holiday
Mon 27th April 2015 Lunch Meeting with SpeakerSpeaker today is Chris Hardiman - tht "Nepal Project"
Mon 20th April 2015 Business MeetingBusiness Meeting - Venue Crown Hotel
Mon 13th April 2015 Lunch Meeting & Council Meeting - Venue is Gorcombe CafeLunch Meeting followed by a Council Meeting. At Gorcombe
Sat 11th April 2015 Stroke Awareness DayThe Annual Stroke Awareness Day" in the Corn Exchange
Mon 6th April 2015 EasterEaster Monday No Meeting
Mon 30th March 2015 Lunch MeetingLunch Meeting followed by a debate
"This Club agrees that the present system of payment for meals should continue"
Sat 28th March 2015 Presidents DinnerPresidents Dinner. Dress Code is "Black Tie"
Mon 23rd March 2015 Lunch MeetingLunch Meeting - Speaker Natalie Hargreaves, "RNIB"
Mon 16th March 2015 Lunch MeetingLunch meeting - Speaker Sid Falla "What's on the label" Back to the Crown Hotel
Mon 9th March 2015 Business MeetingBusiness Meeting held at Ashley Wood Golf Course
Mon 2nd March 2015 Lunch Meeting followed by Council Meeting - Gorcombe CafeLunch Meeting & Council Meeting. PLEASE NOTE: Venue is Gorcombe Cafe
Mon 23rd February 2015 Lunch MeetingLunch Meeting, Speaker - Nic Nicol "Rotary Way"
Sat 21st February 2015Craft Fair in the Corn Exchange
Mon 16th February 2015 Lunch MeetingLunch Meeting, Speaker - Steve Hitchings "Experiences of a Fireman"
Mon 9th February 2015 Business Meeting. This meeting will be held at Gorcombe FarmBusiness Meeting to be held at "Gorcombe Farm"
Mon 2nd February 2015 Lunch meetingMeeting & Council Meeting.
Mon 26th January 2015 Lunch MeetingNormal lunch meeting. Speaker Mike Jones - "London by Boat"
Fri 23rd January 2015 The Annual Burns' Night DinnerA traditional Burns' Night Dinner
Mon 19th January 2015 Lunch meetingNormal Lunch meeting. Speaker Mike Deeming - "Salisbury Cathedral"
Thu 15th January 2015 Wincanton Race DayA trip out to the races organised by Rotarian Nigel Wright
Mon 12th January 2015 Business MeetingA normal Lunch followed by a Business Meeting at the Ashley Wood Golf Club
Mon 5th January 2015 Lunch Meeting & Council MeetingA normal lunch meeting followed by a Council Meeting
Mon 29th December 2014 No Meeting - HolidayNo meeting today
Thu 25th December 2014 Christmas Day LunchThe Annual "Alone on Christmas Day" Lunch.
Mon 22nd December 2014 Lunch MeetingA normal Lunch Meeting
Mon 15th December 2014 Lunch with Partners - Crown HotelAnnual Christmas lunch with partners
Wed 10th December 2014 Yuletide FestivalBlandford Celebrates the coming of Christmas with its Yuletide Festival.
Hot Chocolate and Mince pies may be had from the stall of our own Satellite Group. Yum Yum. read more...
Mon 8th December 2014 Business Meeting & SGM (Crown Hotel)This Business Meeting will be followed by an SGM (Elections) at the Crown Hotel
Mon 1st December 2014 Meeting & Council MeetingMeeting & Council Meeting
Mon 24th November 2014 Lunch Meeting followed by poetry readingsToday we have a touch of culture with six members reading their favourite poem.
Sat 22nd November 2014 Coffee/Craft morningThe Club's Satellite Group is holding a Coffee/Craft morning in the meeting room, Woodhouse Gardens,Blandford. Lots of lovely cakes and other things are on sale. My eyes will be on the cakes.....
Mon 17th November 2014 Lunch Meeting with SpeakerSpeaker is Councillor Steve Hitchings Mayor of Blandford
Mon 10th November 2014 Business MeetingBusiness Meeting at the Ashley Wood Golf Course
Sun 9th November 2014 Remembrance DayThe Annual Remembrance Day
Mon 3rd November 2014 Meeting & Council meetingMeeting & Council Meeting
Wed 29th October 2014 Hearing Dogs For the Deaf Fund RaiserDistrict 11 Inner Wheel invite partners/friends and their dogs to a walk on Badbury rings to raise finds for "Hearing Dogs for the Deaf" the chosen charity of IW District Chairman and Rtn Judy Adams
Mon 27th October 2014 Lunch Meeting with SpeakerThe Speaker today is Ian Welsh who will speak on "Fire Safety in the Home"
Mon 20th October 2014 Lunch Meeting with Speaker - Judy Adams, My JobSpeaker today is Judy Adams who will give her "My Job" talk.
Fri 17th October 2014 - Sun 19th October 2014 District ConferenceDistrict Conference at Bournemouth
Mon 13th October 2014 Business MeetingClub Meeting at the Ashley Wood Golf Club
Mon 6th October 2014 Meeting & Council MeetingLunch Meeting Followed by a Council Meeting
Mon 29th September 2014 Evening Meeting with Partners at the Crown HotelAn evening meeting with partners 7.00pm for 7.30pm The speaker this evening is Paul Cheetham from Bournemouth University, his subject: 'Dig at Beck's Farm'
Mon 22nd September 2014 Lunch Meeting with speaker at the Crown HotelLunch Meeting with Speaker.
Todays speaker is Ann Fookes talking about "Easy Read Blandford"
Thu 18th September 2014 - Sat 20th September 2014 Health & Wellness event.This event is being led by the Satellite Group
Mon 15th September 2014 Scatter WeekThis is a Scatter Week
A board will be circulated for members to indicate the club they wish to visit.
Sat 13th September 2014 - Sun 14th September 2014 Sturminster Newton Cheese FairThe Annual Sturminster Newton Cheese Fair. The club has been asked to provide helpers to man the gates. Derek Andrews has coordinated a volunteer roster and distributed to all concerned read more...
Mon 8th September 2014 Business Meeting & SGM(Accounts) at The Ashley Wood Golf ClubLunch meeting followed by a Business Meeting and SGM (Accounts) read more...
Mon 1st September 2014 Meeting & Council Meeting at the Crown HotelLunch Meeting followed by Council Meeting
Mon 25th August 2014 Bank Holiday - No meetingBank Holiday - No meeting
Mon 18th August 2014 12:45pm Lunch Meeting with speakerLunch meeting with speaker.
Todays speaker is Gail del Pinto - The manager of Blandford Food Bank
Tue 12th August 2014 Rotarian David Jaques presents a bannerRotarians may visit any Rotary Club in the World and David Jaques recently visited a club in San Francisco read more...
Mon 11th August 2014 12:45pm Lunch Meeting with SpeakerLunch meeting at the Ashley Wood Golf Club.
The Speaker today is Hugh de Iouge taking about "Sailability"
Mon 4th August 2014 August 4th 2014 Commemoration of the start of WW1A special meeting to commemorate the start of WW1 read more...
Mon 4th August 2014 12:45pm Business meetingLunch followed by a Business Meeting
Mon 28th July 2014 12:45pm Lunch MeetingLunch meeting at the Crown Hotel followed by a Council Meeting
Mon 21st July 2014 12:45pm Lunch MeetingLunch meeting speaker today is Rtn Ros Nelmes. Blandford Town Survey.
Thu 17th July 2014 Visit to the Tivoli TheatreA club outing to see The Blandford School production of Les Miserables. The show starts at 7.00pm. Those attending the Pre Show Dinner at No 9 are asked to be at the restaurant no later than 6.00pm
Mon 14th July 2014 12:45pm Lunch Meeting at Ashley Wood Golf ClubLunch is followed by a Business Meeting
Sun 6th July 2014 Gold Hill Fair Sunday 6th July 14Shaftesbury Gold Hill Fair. One Day only.