Completed meetings and events 2015-2016

Wed 29th June 2016 Handover

The last meeting of the Rotary year when we thank President Rob Ready and his team for the clubs continued success under his leadership and formally hand the club over in to the safe keeping of our incoming president Adrian Franklin.

Wed 22nd June 2016 My Year as President: Rob Ready

Rob Ready our esteemed outgoing president will talk amongst other topics about his impressive collection of "parrot jokes".

Wed 15th June 2016 Surrey Policing

A presentation by Temporary Chief Constable Nick Ephgrave

Wed 8th June 2016 Kids Out/ Dine Out at the Rowbarge

Our traditional celebration following the fun of hosting a day out for up to 800 children. The food and refreshments always tastes extra special at the end of Kids Out.

Wed 1st June 2016 Club Assembly

We have achieved a great deal during the Rotary year 2015 - 2016. We will review our successes and ponder on what we can do better before hearing about what is planned for next year.

Wed 25th May 2016 Reducing Still Births in the UK

Our speaker will be Heidi Eldridge founder of the Mamma Academy

Wed 18th May 2016 Business Meeting

An opportunity to discuss club projects and activities with club teams reporting to club members

Wed 11th May 2016 Dine Out

Location to follow

Wed 4th May 2016 Quest Riding for the Disabled in Chobham

Speakers for the evening are Julie Jones and Tracey Hartley

Wed 27th April 2016 Crossrail 2

We are fortunate to have CEO Chris Curtis with us to talk about Crossrail 2

Wed 20th April 2016 Club dine out

A social to be shared with family and friends at a venue yet to be announced.

Wed 13th April 2016 Adventures in Bornio

Past President Richard Browne will share his Adventures in Bornio

Wed 6th April 2016 Action Medical Research for Children

A presentation by Professor Colin Hales

Wed 30th March 2016  Lord Lieutenant of Surrey:

Mr Michael More-Molyneux Lord Lieutenant of Surrey will address the club

Wed 23rd March 2016 Fellowship Dine Out

A social evening at a local restuarant

Wed 16th March 2016 Lighthouse Maritime Charity

A presentation by Carol Marlow

Wed 9th March 2016 The Internet of Things:

A presentation by Dr Leonard Anderson

Wed 2nd March 2016 Woking Association of Voluntary Services:

A presentation by Gill Cossey 

Wed 24th February 2016 Dine Out

A social gathering at a local restuarant

Wed 17th February 2016 The Royal Navy

A presentation by LT. Cdr. Peter Imrie

Wed 10th February 2016 Business Meeting

One of the clubs regular opportunities to discuss and agree the activities and projects of the club

Wed 3rd February 2016 Action Medical Research for Children

A presentation by Prof. Colin Hales

Wed 27th January 2016 Lakers Youth Centre - Goldsworth Park

Sandy Bolger will be introducing us to the activities within Lakers Youth Centre

Wed 20th January 2016 Dine Out

A chance to enjoy a social evening in a local restuarant

Wed 13th January 2016 A visit by AG Michael Hart

Michael will be talking to club members about Interact Clubs - the teenage version of Rotary

Wed 6th January 2016 Surrey Search and Rescue

A talk by Seamus Kearns on the activities of Surrey Search and Rescue.

Wed 25th November 2015 Youth Speaks

The annual speaking competition for local schools and others. This year is hosted by Woking Sea Cadets at their HQ, The Dianthus Building, Wishbone Way, Woking, GU21 3RT

Wed 18th November 2015 Social Dine Out Evening

A social evening for members, family and friends at Kayak South Indian Restaurant West Byfleet

Wed 11th November 2015 Woking Steam

John Stocker will talk about the importance of the railways to Woking

Wed 4th November 2015 - Fireworks Briefing

An opportunity for all members and others to join us for a full briefing on the clubs Woking Fireworks Extravaganza

Wed 28th October 2015 Social Dine Out Evening

An evening for club members to invite family and friends to join us at Tiang Chinese Restaurant at St Johns Woking

Wed 21st October 2015 Bank Manager to Train Driver

Alan Nichols will talk about the journey from Bank Manager to train driver

Wed 14th October 2015 The York Road Project

Cath Stamp will talk about Woking's Homeless The York Road Project

Wed 7th October 2015 Matt Tagg - Fantastic Fireworks

Matt will present the Logistic Lowdown on Our Rotary Show

Wed 30th September 2015 Business Meting

Discussion on progress in our funded and service projects

Wed 23rd September 2015 Cancer Risk in the Young

This is a presentation by Gramme Attridge. Once again a very important topic

Wed 16th September 2015 Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery

A very topical subject for this evening when Windsor Rotarian Sharon Westby will talk to us

Wed 9th September 2015 Dine out Social Evening

This evening we will visit Southall

Wed 2nd September 2015 Jonathan Lord MP (for Woking)

Our MP has kindly agreed to join us for the evening

Wed 26th August 2015 Visit by 1145 District Governor Peter O'Keefe

This is the first visit by the Governor of the newly consolidated areas of 1140 and 1150.

Wed 19th August 2015 Business Meeting

An opportunity to discuss the activities and projects supported by the club

Wed 12th August 2015 Dine Out Social

Venue to be advised

Wed 5th August 2015 South Pole Expedition and Cancer Research by Patrick Mc Intosh


Wed 29th July 2015 His Worship the Mayor of Woking Cllr Derek McCrum


Tue 21st July 2015 Charity Golf Day Dinner

Dinner to round off our annual Charity Golf Day at West Byfleet Golf Club

Wed 15th July 2015 My Job Talk by Lorna Rahanian

An opportunity to learn more about Lorna's career

Wed 8th July 2015 Barry Buttonshaw on Bomb Disposal


Wed 1st July 2015 National Service and the Forgotten War - Peter Mansell

This is also the evening when our Jennifer Browne our President for 2014 -2015 hands over to incoming President Rob Ready
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