Completed meetings and events 2016-2017

Mon 26th June 2017 - Informal Meeting at New Forest Inn. Order meal before 18.30.

Mon 19th June 2017 - Crown Hotel. Business and Club Assembly

Hosts: Clarke and Ball

Wed 14th June 2017 - ROTARY 'KIDS OUT' TO MARWELL ZOO

Great fun was had by all - children and helpers. read more...

Mon 12th June 2017 - Informal Meeting at New Forest Inn. Order meal before 18.30.

Tue 6th June 2017 - SPORTS: Bowls Match v Poole Bay Rotary

A fierce match at Brockenhurst Bowls Club. read more...

Mon 5th June 2017 - Family and Friends Dinner. EARLY START 6.30 FOR 7pm FOR PRESENTATIONS.

Speaker Ian DICKINS on "The Brunels -Father and Son"
Hosts: Smith, Baker

Sun 4th June 2017 - . American Lunch at John Bloomfield's home and garden.

ORGANISED BY THE LADIES. read more...

Mon 29th May 2017 - NO MEETING. Spring Bank Holiday

Mon 22nd May 2017 - Crown Hotel. Business Meeting with Council

Hosts: Roe, Rutland

Thu 18th May 2017 - BROCKENHURST GATEWAY CLUB

Tony & Matthew. 'Bright Eyes' Brockenhurst Village Hall. read more...

Mon 15th May 2017 - Informal Meeting at New Forest Inn. Order meal before 18.30.

Fri 12th May 2017 - PRESIDENT'S NIGHT.

Royal Southampton Yacht Club. read more...

Mon 8th May 2017 - NO MEETING. (President's Night on Friday)

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Wed 3rd May 2017 - ROTARY CHARITY CLASSIC CAR DRIVE

The annual drive through the Forest with coffee and lunch stops.Organisers Bridget Gook with Sue Gully. read more...

Mon 1st May 2017 - NO MEETING. Early May Bank Holiday

Mon 24th April 2017 - Crown Hotel. Business Meeting and AGM followed by Council

Hosts: Page, Robinson

Fri 21st April 2017 - Sun 23rd April 2017 LADIES EVENT. The Cotswolds Long Weekend

In the Cotswolds. (Kevin took the picture) The venue was Moreton In Marsh, staying at tjhe Manor House Hotel, High Street (or in motor-homes nearby).
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Mon 17th April 2017 - NO MEETING. Easter Bank Holiday Monday

Mon 10th April 2017 - Informal Meeting at New Forest Inn. Order meal before 6.30.

Fri 7th April 2017 - OUR CHARITY QUIZ NIGHT. Lyndhurst Communuity Centre

Fantastic raffle prizes A terrific evening, which raised £875 for the fight to finish off polio. read more...

Fri 7th April 2017 - Sun 9th April 2017 RIBI Conference, Manchester.

Mon 3rd April 2017 - Family & Friends Dinner 6.45 for 7.15. Speaker Suzanne Kempe

Suzanne will speak on "Life Betwixt the Grids"" An illustrated talk from a commoner and top New Forest Pony breeder, about the ponies, cattle, donkeys and pigs which have had the right to "˜roam free"™ for over 900 years. Hosts: Lansdell, Richardson

Mon 27th March 2017 - Informal Meeting at New Forest Inn. Order meal before 18.30. With Council after.

Sun 26th March 2017 - NEW MILTON MUSIC FESTIVAL.

Adult Choirs in afternoon. Gala Concert in evening.
John Bloomfield is organising our input.

Sat 25th March 2017 - NEW MILTON MUSIC FESTIVAL. COMPETITION DAY

John Bloomfield is organising our input. As always Rotarians and partners needed to help all day - and enjoy themselves. (Adult Choirs and Concert on Sunday)

Mon 20th March 2017 Crown Hotel. Business Meeting

Hosts: Kernan.Matcham.

Thu 16th March 2017 BINGO with BROCKENHURST GATEWAY CLUB.

Brockenhurst Village Hall. Organiser John Thomso. .Sufficient volunteers now but extra always welcome.- contact John.by email or phone.

Mon 13th March 2017 - Informal Meeting at New Forest Inn. Order meal before 6.30.

Mon 6th March 2017 - FAMILY AND FRIENDS. 6.45 for 7.15 pm . Speaker Colonel Jeremy Prescott "The Victoria Cross Story".

Hosts: Stewart, Baker

Mon 27th February 2017 - Informal Meeting at New Forest Inn. Order meal before 18.30. With Council after.

Mon 20th February 2017 Crown Hotel. Business Meeting

Hosts: Gully, Knight.

Tue 14th February 2017 Valentines Day Massacre. (Skittles Evening and Supper)

LADIES EVENT. The ladies challenged the men to a skittles match at The Huntsman, Brockenhurst. read more...

Mon 13th February 2017 - Informal Meeting at New Forest Inn. Order meal before 6.30.

Mon 6th February 2017 - FAMILY & FRIENDS. 6.45 for 7.15 pm. Speaker - Kathy McNally

This talk concerns the Duke and Duchess of Windsor and their intriguing lives.Hosts Robinson, Baker.

Mon 30th January 2017 - Informal Meeting at New Forest Inn. Order meal before 18.30. With Council after.

Sun 29th January 2017 - Blue Plaque for Captain Arthur Phillip RN. Founder of Sydney.

Captain Phillip (later Admiral Phillip) founded the settlement of Sydney and was later appointed first Governor of New South Wales.
Our ceremony was at Goose Green, Lyndhurst. The blue plaque was donated by New Forest Rotary Club. Event details below read more...

Mon 23rd January 2017 - Crown Hotel. Business Meeting

Hosts: Dawes, Dibben

Mon 16th January 2017 - Informal Meeting at New Forest Inn. Order meal before 6.30.

Mon 16th January 2017 - Ladies Dinner at Britannia Thai in Brockenhurst CANCELLED.

CANCELLED due to restaurant repairs due.

Mon 9th January 2017 - Family and Friends Dinner 6.45 for 7.15. Speaker CANCELLED

Wed 21st December 2016 - Fri 23rd December 2016 COLLECTIONS AT MORRISONS

Three days of collections. Santa will be needed.

Tue 20th December 2016 Christmas Collection

Day 2 at Asda, 9 am to 6 pm.

Mon 19th December 2016 Carols and Collection at ASDA

Our Charity Carols and Collection, Collections rota 9 am to 5.30 pm Carols 5.30 - 6.30 then meal at the New Forest Hotel, Ashurst. (NOT the Forest Inn opposite Clive and Shirley's)

Mon 19th December 2016 - CHRISTMAS COLLECTIONS, CHOIR AND MEAL

President Philip and Fiona at Morrisons Two days collecting at Asda, three at Morrisons and Christmas Eve at Budgens. Organised by Tony.Great event. read more...

Thu 15th December 2016 - Winchester Christmas Market and Lunch at Prezzo

Ladies Event. Contact Penny.

Mon 12th December 2016 - OUR CHRISTMAS PARTY 2016.

Our Christmas get-together with brilliant home grown entertainment. read more...

Tue 6th December 2016 LADIES CHRISTMAS PARTY

At The Huntsman, Brockenhurst

Mon 5th December 2016 - 6.15 for 6.45 pm Dinner with Business and S.G.M.

Hosts: Calvert, Chalstry, Clarke

Thu 1st December 2016 - FANTASTIC COLLECTION FOR SHELTER BOXES

One of our members had a rather special birthday a short while ago and held a rather special event to celebrate it. He declined presents or publicity but suggested donations for Shelterbox. A total of £2,200 was raised - enough to buy FOUR Shelterboxers read more...

Thu 1st December 2016 - BROCKENHURST GATEWAY CLUB. OPEN DAY

Brockenhurst Village Hall. read more...

Mon 28th November 2016 - New Forest Inn, Informal Evening (Council after.)

Please order meals by 6.30 pm.
Council will follow the informal meeting. Members may stay for Council if they wish (but not of course vote).

Mon 21st November 2016 - Dinner - Business Meeting.

Hosts; Woolley, Ball

Mon 14th November 2016 - New Forest Inn, Informal Evening

Please order meals by 6.30 pm.

Sun 13th November 2016 REMEMBRANCE DAY PARADE AND WREATH LAYING. LYNDHURST

REMEMBRANCE DAY read more...

Fri 11th November 2016 - NEW FOREST ROTARY CHARITY QUIZ. Brockenhurst Village Hall

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Mon 7th November 2016 FAMILY & FRIENDS. 6.45 for 7.15 pm Speaker Sheila WARD

The New Forest Association celebrates its 150th anniversary.
Hosts; Richardson, Smith. read more...

Fri 4th November 2016 - SHOE BOXES. Final day for handing in.

Last date for hand in for Honeypot to either Davd Matcham, John Thomson. or Nicola Antoni. Please hand in earlier if at all possible. read more...

Mon 31st October 2016 - NO MEETING

(5th Monday)

Mon 24th October 2016 - New Forest Inn. Informal evening.Council after.

Tue 18th October 2016 - SKITTLES. NEW FOREST v SOUTHAMPTON MAGNA

What a battle! The best team won. (NFRC) read more...

Mon 17th October 2016 - Dinner - Business Meeting.

Hosts; Roe, Rutland, Stewart.

Sat 15th October 2016 - BROCKENHURST GATEWAY CLUB. EVERTON AUCTION OF PROMISES.

Auction and Silent Auction. Everton Social Club.
To support President Philiip's charity see more info and the list of items below - bid in advance if you wish. read more...

Fri 14th October 2016 DISTRICT CONFERENCE. CARDIFF.

District 110 conference at Cardiff. Contact Tim for more information.

Mon 10th October 2016 - New Forest Inn. Informal evening.

Please order meals at bar before 6.30 pm.

Mon 3rd October 2016 - FAMILY & FRIENDS. 6.45 for 7.15 pm Speaker Peter Roberts

"Lyndhurst - A Brief History." A look at the schools, inns,churches, Verderers Court and famous characters.
.Hosts; Garrod, Robinson

Sat 1st October 2016 - Brockenhurst Gateway Games

We support this marvellous annual event both financially and by stewarding the various games. read more...

Mon 26th September 2016 - Dinner - Council

Hosts; Matcham, Page, Robinson.

Sat 24th September 2016 - VISIT TO TEAM RUBICON UK

Ken Ball visited this organisation's Open Day. His report to the Communuity Service Committee and Council is below. read more...

Thu 22nd September 2016 - GATEWAY BINGO

Gateway Bingo at Brockenhurst Village Hall. Contact Ken Garrod.

Mon 19th September 2016 - Dinner -Committees

Hosts; Hole, Knight, Kernan

Wed 14th September 2016 - Knightwood Oak. Project Day

Knightwood Oak. Project Day
See our original 2004 project below. read more...

Mon 12th September 2016 - New Forest Inn

Sun 11th September 2016 - WESSEX HEARTBEAT CYCLE EVENT - ROTARY ASSIST

Several of our Rotarians and partners assisted Wessex Heartbeat at their Fund Raising Cycle event.

Thu 8th September 2016 - 31st ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF COMPETITION

The Winners - Beat Solutions. read more...

Mon 5th September 2016 - PAUL HARRIS AWARDS SURPRISE AT FAMILY & FRIENDS

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Thu 1st September 2016 - Our Project with Testwood Lakes Sailability

Official Opening of Sailability at Testwood Lakes. read more...

Thu 1st September 2016 - OUR CHARITY FASHION SHOW AT BROCKENHURST VILLAGE HALL.

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Mon 29th August 2016 NO MEETING.

Summer Bank Holiday

Mon 22nd August 2016 - Council

Hosts; Dibben, Gully, Harrison

Sun 21st August 2016 - ANNUAL SAILAWAY TO GINS ON THE BEAULIEU RIVER

Sue had a marvellous day out. A great day out with a pontoon party and lunch at GINS, the Royal Southampton Yacht Club's base on the Beaulieu River. read more...

Mon 15th August 2016 - Dinner -Committees

Hosts; Clarke, Crocombe, Dawes

Mon 8th August 2016 - New Forest Inn

Orders for food by 6.30 pm then relax for an informal evening of fellowship.

Mon 1st August 2016 - Dinner - Speaker Martin Bradley plus Project at Abbotswood School.

Martin has written illustrated books for children about endangered birds of prey. He has also done a whole day project at Abbotswood School which we have supported financially.
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Mon 25th July 2016 - Dinner- Council

Hosts: Bloomfield, Calvert, Chalstry

Sun 24th July 2016 - WALK & BBQ. Jim and Beryl's South Cottage.

WALK & BBQ.Jim and Beryl's list is circulating. If you have not signed either way please see information from Jim below and read more. read more...

Tue 19th July 2016 - DICTIONARIES FOR LIFE

Presentation to Bartley Junior School read more...

Mon 18th July 2016 - Dinner -Committees

Hosts: Ball, Blair, Blaylock

Mon 11th July 2016 - New Forest Inn

Mon 11th July 2016 - HOUNDSDOWN SCHOOL VISIT TO LIFELAB.

We sponsored this visit to LifeLab at the University Southampton's LifeLab Laboratory in Southampton General Hospital.. read more...

Mon 4th July 2016 - HANDOVER EVENING

PRESIDENT LAWRIE HANDS OVER TO PRESIDENT PHILIP
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