Completed meetings and events 2021-2022

Thu 19th May 2022 Ron Smith: John Oliver - Friends of Hawick Cottage Hospital

John speaks of his involvement with The Friends of Hawick Cottage Hospital read more...

Thu 12th May 2022 Ron Sutherland: Colin Ross - the new Highway Code rules

Guest speaker Colin Ross updates members' understanding of the Highway Code read more...

Thu 5th May 2022 First Annual May Visit to Langholm Rotary

Club members initiate a May visit to Langholm Club to replace the New Year First Foot visit, so often called off because of bad weather.

Thu 28th April 2022 Update on On Call Africa project

Powerpoint update on the progress of On Call Africa project in which we took part to provide a rural ambulance for Zambia.

Thu 21st April 2022 Visit to Scott & Charters factory

Visit to Scott & Charters knitwear mill, followed by lunch ( 1 pm ) at Adam's Kitchen restaurant read more...

Thu 14th April 2022 Ron Smith - Quiz: Scotland, England, Ireland, Wales

Secretary Ron sets the questions - friends and partners welcome read more...

Thu 7th April 2022 Business Meeting

Members discuss what's going on! read more...

Thu 31st March 2022 Gus Neilson: Graham Hogg - Youth Rugby Development Officer

Guest speaker Graham speaks of his work for Hawick RFC in encouraging the development of youth rugby in the town read more...

Thu 24th March 2022 Hawick High School Staff Inspire

High School staff visit to describe the Inspire project read more...

Mon 14th March 2022 - Fri 18th March 2022 Scatter Week

Hawick's Scatter Week when members head for other clubs. This year representatives will visit the meetings at Langholm, Melrose and Selkirk.

Thu 10th March 2022 Jim Fisher - Feet!

Guest speaker, podiatrist Jim Fisher, speaks on his career in foot care read more...

Thu 3rd March 2022 Business Meeting

Members discuss current business

Thu 24th February 2022 Beetle Drive

Members are introduced to the traditional Beetle Drive read more...

Thu 17th February 2022 George Hogg: Bank of Scotland - Frauds and Scams

Representatives of Bank of Scotland warn members of the many forms of frauds and scams read more...

Thu 10th February 2022 Scots Night

The Club's annual Scots Night. This year the 'entertainment' will be provided in-house, with some brave (?) members taking turns to capture members' attention. read more...

Thu 3rd February 2022 Business Meeting

Members consider current and future activities

Thu 27th January 2022 Lisa Scott (HHS) and Stacey Grieve (DYW)

Lisa Scott, Depute Head at Corporate member Hawick High School and Stacey Grieve of Developing the Young Workforce talk to us about their work in that context. read more...

Thu 6th January 2022 Lock Out

No meeting this week

Thu 30th December 2021 Lock Out

No meeting this week

Thu 23rd December 2021 Lock Out

No meeting this week

Thu 16th December 2021 Christmas Celebration

The Club's Annual Christmas Night with entertainment and guests

Thu 9th December 2021 Linden Warburton: Euan Welsh - Being a Welcome Host

Weekly meeting with guest speaker, who will talk on being a Welcome Host and on being the youngest ever member of Hawick Community Council
President Scott Elliot with some of his guests from other clubs.

Fri 26th November 2021 President's Night

The Club's annual 'big night', with dinner and entertainment, at Hawick Rugby Club's clubrooms read more...

Thu 25th November 2021 Business Meeting

Members discuss their range of activities, looking to the future.

Thu 18th November 2021 Mairhi Trickett: Rachel Harris - Fire Brigade

Guest speaker talks of her work with the Fire Service read more...

Thu 11th November 2021 Jim Walker: John Scott - The Tweed Commission

Guest speaker John Scott uses his angling experience to tell of the work of the Tweed Commission read more...

Thu 4th November 2021 Business Meeting

Members discuss the activities of their club
President Scott hands over cheque to Ron Laidlaw who is accompanied by BTN's Jane Bannerman and Dorothy Shaw

Thu 28th October 2021 Jane Cox & Doug Forsyth

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Thu 21st October 2021 Ron Sutherland: Jo Pawley - Eyemouth Club's links with Eyemouth High School

Past District Governor Jo Pawley of Eyemouth visits to talk of her Club's work read more...

Thu 14th October 2021 Visit by District Governor Ken Robertson

Ken Robertson, District Governor of Rotary District 1020, visits Hawick Rotarians as part of his visits over his year in office. read more...

Thu 7th October 2021 Club Council at 5.45 followed by Business Meeting

Members get down to brass tacks . . . .
Cheque for £250 presented to jockey Craig Nichol for The Injured Jockeys Fund

Fri 1st October 2021 Minto Challenge Cheque Presentations

Handover of cheques as donations from Hawick Rotary read more...

Thu 30th September 2021 Iain Smith: Bill Corbett - Abundant Borders - Hawick Community Garden

Guest speaker talks of a project invisible to most local residents! read more...

Thu 23rd September 2021 Freedom from Fistula webinar

Club members meet in person but then view a webinar on a topic they have financially supported in recent years. read more...

Thu 16th September 2021 Hawick High School's Head Pupils on their ambitions

A visit by representatives of Hawick High's head pupils read more...
Ron returns home!

Thu 9th September 2021 Ron Smith - The Minto Challenge

Club member Ron tells the story of the Minto Challenge he recently undertook to raise funds for local charities read more...
Numbers 2 or 4 within the recycling triangle

Thu 2nd September 2021 Brian Barry - Milk bottle tops and their wily ways

Guest speaker from Galashiels Rotary talks of their project of collecting milk bottle tops for charity read more...
Minto Hills from my home at Westcote

Fri 27th August 2021 Ron Smith's Minto Challenge

Fundraising Walk from Westcote Farm to top of Minto Hills and back read more...

Thu 26th August 2021 Club Council (at 5.45) then Business Meeting

A chance for Club members to discuss business in person.
Burnfoot Hub Courtyard

Fri 20th August 2021 Burnfoot Hub Courtyard Opening

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Thu 19th August 2021 George Hogg: Dr John Reid - The Romans in the Borders

Dr John Reid of Trimontium Museum at Melrose tells us of developments read more...

Thu 5th August 2021 Annual Bowling Competition

Bowling competition at Wilton Bowling Club. Start at 5.30 but turn up at 5.15 to get ready. Flat-soled shoes required. read more...

Thu 29th July 2021 Annual Golf Competition

Golf competition at Minto Golf Club, followed by meal in Clubrooms. Tee-off at 5.30 but turn up as soon after 5 as possible. read more...

Thu 15th July 2021 Jane Cox: Cllr. Mark Rowley - The Tour of Britain Cycle Race

Scottish Borders Council's Executive Member talks of the importance to Hawick of the Tour of Britain Cycle race. read more...

Thu 1st July 2021 Club Assembly & Handover

The start of a new Rotary Year
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