Completed meetings and events 2022-2023

Fri 30th June 2023 Presidential Dinner

President's end of year dinner at the High Rocks Inn Tunbridge Wells

Fri 9th June 2023 - Sun 11th June 2023 Visit to RC Goes

Bi annual liaison with our Continental Contact Club Goes (NL)
This time it is our turn to visit them

Thu 8th June 2023 A look forward to Goes visit

A casual preview of tomorrow's visit to Goes

Thu 1st June 2023 June Business Meeting

Catch up with Club activities

Sat 27th May 2023 Charity Quiz

Annual Charity Quiz Night at Schools at Sommerhill

Thu 25th May 2023 The Battle of Trafalgar

A talk by Francis Reed

Thu 18th May 2023 Vera Lynn Charity

A talk by Debra Elliott

Fri 12th May 2023 Charity Golf Day

Golf day at Hever Castle Golf Club

Thu 11th May 2023 AGM

Club Annual meeting

Thu 4th May 2023 May Business Meeting

Catch up with activities of Committees

Thu 27th April 2023 A Most Secret Operation

A further WW2 talk by PP Eddie Prescott

Fri 21st April 2023 Frugal Lunch

Bread cheese and soup at the Oast Theatre

Thu 20th April 2023 Meeting date change to 21st April

Meeting date changed to Friday 21st due to several members planned attendance at a funeral on this day

Thu 13th April 2023 Mayoral visit

Annual visit of the Mayor of TMBC to the Club

Thu 6th April 2023 April Business Meeting

April Business meeting

Fri 31st March 2023 Visit by MP

Tom Tugendhat will speak briefly and answer questions
Please arrive at 6.00for 6.30pm

Thu 30th March 2023 NO MEETING

No meeting because of the visit tomorrow (31 March) of Tom Tugendhat MP

Thu 23rd March 2023 FoRs and Business Partners Social evening

All FoRs and BPs invited to supper

Thu 16th March 2023 School Leavers' Lunch

Seven Tonbridge secondary schools invited to be represented

Thu 9th March 2023 March Business Meeting

Business Meeting

Thu 2nd March 2023 Charter Lunch

With invited past members

Thu 23rd February 2023 My Job

A talk by Rtn Glen Goodall

Thu 16th February 2023 Club speaker meeting TBA


Thu 9th February 2023 'History of Firefighting in Kent'

A talk by Howard Myers

Thu 2nd February 2023 February Business Meeting

Business discussion

Thu 26th January 2023 'Marie Curie'

A talk by Florin Diacanu

Thu 19th January 2023 Broadlands Garden Centre

A talk by Mark Savory

Thu 12th January 2023 'Going for Gold' - The Duke of Edinburgh scheme

The DoE award scheme
Talk by PP ANDY Blundell

Thu 5th January 2023 January Business meeting

Reports from Committee Chairs

Thu 29th December 2022 NO MEETING

No meeting because of proximity to Christmas and New Year

Thu 22nd December 2022 Christmas Dinner

Annual Christmas dinner with wives/partners

Thu 15th December 2022 Living with MS

A Talk by Rtn Andrew Perrett

Thu 8th December 2022 40 Years Policing

A talk by past District Governor Colin Ullman Jones

Thu 1st December 2022 December Business meeting

Monthly business meeting

Sun 27th November 2022 Tonbridge Christmas Festival

Annual Festival

Thu 24th November 2022 TBA

To be arranged

Thu 17th November 2022 Seismic exploration for oil and gas

A talk by Mike Goulding

Thu 10th November 2022 How the Nazis lost the War

A talk by PP Eddie Prescott

Thu 3rd November 2022 November Business Meeting

Reports and discussions

Thu 27th October 2022 The world of Carbon

A talk by PP Phil Higgins

Thu 20th October 2022 Frugal Lunch

Bread and Cheese for lunch

Thu 13th October 2022 Friends of Rotary

Invitation to FoRs to join a Club meeting

Sun 9th October 2022 Tonbridge Half Marathon

13 + miles through Leigh and around

Thu 6th October 2022 October Business meeting

Club business reports and discussions

Thu 29th September 2022 Social Evening

A social evening with partners at a local restaurant

Fri 23rd September 2022 "Spitfire Pilots - Legends of the Air"

A talk by Nick Oram

Thu 15th September 2022 "History & Hot Air"

A talk by Gail Hall of Business Partner Warners Solicitors

Thu 8th September 2022 The Croisiere Experience

Feedback from our students on their visit to Senlis (Fr)

Thu 1st September 2022 September Business Meeting

Discussion of Club business

Thu 25th August 2022 The Community Warden Service

A Talk by Dawn Riach-Brown

Thu 18th August 2022 Speaker meeting TBA


Thu 11th August 2022 The East Peckham Salvation Army

A talk by David Boyle

Thu 4th August 2022 August Business Meeting

Catch up with Club business

Thu 28th July 2022 Speaker meeting details TBA

An invited speaker TBA

Thu 21st July 2022 Channel Tunnel

History, Design, Build and Communications

Thu 14th July 2022 "See beyond Borders"

Lula Belinfante will tell us about the work ins chools in Thailnda

Thu 7th July 2022 Presidential handover

President Barry hands over to new President Penny
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