Completed meetings and events 2019-2020

Wed 15th January 2020 Frugal lunch at Kim and Sheila's home in Leintwardine

We will meet today the Smith's home in Leintwardine to raise money for End Polio Now. All welcome. Cathy Jones 07813733240

Tue 14th January 2020 Our afternoon tea and dancing for the Community

As the New Year starts we continue our monthly social tea dances All welcome Free entry St Edwards Church Hall, Knighton. read more...

Wed 8th January 2020 Council and meeting at Chris and Brian's in Norton

As the Baron is closed over Christmas the Price's have kindly offered to host our monthly Council meeting and dinner at their Norton home. For more details contact Cathy Jones 07813733240

Wed 1st January 2020 NO MEETING - Happy New Year 2020!

We will be ringing in the New Year in many and varied ways!

Wed 25th December 2019 NO MEETING! Merry Christmas.....

No meeting today as we will be with family and friends celebrating.

Wed 18th December 2019 Christmas dinner at the Stagg in Titley

This was a very enjoyable evening with carol singing, joke telling, skits and good food! read more...

Tue 17th December 2019 Our second Christmas collection at the Coop in Knighton

We added to the funds, raised at the beginning of the month, for our charitable efforts in the local community. read more...

Mon 16th December 2019 We support the Pensioners Christmas Lunch today

As in previous years, we have donated money to supply gifts to the pensioners who have no family and are supported by the Churches Together group.

Wed 11th December 2019 Golfing Rotarians Christmas lunch at the Rhydspence

This was the first of our sociable Christmas celebrations at the Rhydspence near Whitney on Wye.

Tue 10th December 2019 Our afternoon tea and dancing for the Community

Today we have been holding these tea dances for 6 months! This was Christmas themed with Santa too! read more...

Wed 4th December 2019 Council at 6 meal at 7.15 at the Baron

Tue 3rd December 2019 Our first Christmas Collection at the Co-op in Knighton

Raising money for our charitable efforts in the local community read more...

Wed 27th November 2019 Dinner and speaker at the Baron

Tonight we heard from Solihull Rotary Club member Phil Godfrey about APS (Antiphospholipid syndrome), a disorder of the immune system that causes an increased risk of blood clots. read more...

Fri 22nd November 2019 Cheque presentation to 1st Knighton Scouts

Tonight we showed our support of the 1st Knighton Scouts by helping fund a mess tent for their events. read more...

Wed 20th November 2019 Lunch meeting, Sitwell Arms, Bucknell

We enjoyed another lunch at the Sitwell Arms and were pleased to welcome three guests who will soon be members.... read more...

Fri 15th November 2019 Quiz and supper at the Baron

Tonight we enjoy another of Rotarian Paul's challenging quizzes for charity. read more...

Wed 13th November 2019 Meeting cancelled due to Charity quiz on Friday 15/11/19

Tue 12th November 2019 We hold a free afternoon tea and dance for the community

This was our fifth such event, held at the St Edwards Church Hall in Knighton. Dance tuition, tasty afternoon tea and great fun! read more...

Wed 6th November 2019 Council at 6 meal at 7.15 at the Baron

Wed 30th October 2019 We enjoyed a social visit to Acton Scott working farm

We met at Acton Scott for a demonstration of Wheelwright craft, a tour of the farm then lunch in Wistanstow.... read more...

Sat 26th October 2019 Presteigne Community Fair

We were proud to be part of this community event in Presteigne read more...

Sat 26th October 2019 We hold a Polio Awareness stall at the Knighton Community Market

As World Polio Day is on October 24th, we had ( as last year ) a stall to explain Rotary's involvement in the eradication of polio and how everyone can help...we are nearly there! read more...

Thu 24th October 2019 We enjoy a day out at the Ludlow races

And they're off! read more...

Wed 23rd October 2019 Dinner and speaker at the Baron

Tonight we welcomed Dan Price who is actively involved in the local Young Farmers groups. read more...

Wed 16th October 2019 Lunch meeting and DG visit Sitwell Arms, Bucknell

Today we heard about the DG's plans for his year and the future of Rotary read more...

Sun 13th October 2019 We undertook car parking for the VSCC Hill Climb

We supported the event held by the Vintage Sports Car Club by helping with car parking and hope to encourage donations for our charitable efforts in the community. read more...

Wed 9th October 2019 President's Night at the Stagg Inn, Titley

We celebrated President's Christine's special night with home spun entertainment, great company, good food and lots of fun. It was also the celebration of our Rotary Club charter 43 years ago! read more...

Tue 8th October 2019 We hold our fourth afternoon tea and dance for the community

This was a free event, held at the St Edwards Church Hall in Knighton. Dance tuition, tasty afternoon tea and great fun! read more...

Wed 2nd October 2019 Council at 6 meal at 7.15 at the Baron

Wed 25th September 2019 Dinner and speaker at the Baron

Tonight we welcome Mark and Joanna Lumb from the Blood Bikes Wales to talk about their work with the charity read more...

Wed 18th September 2019 We visit 2nd Knighton Brownies to donate £200 for their venue

Badges of achievement 2nd Knighton Brownies We attended the meeting of the Brownies to show our support for their great work with girls aged 7 to 10 years old. Photos to follow..... read more...

Wed 18th September 2019 Lunch meeting, Sitwell Arms, Bucknell

This was another relaxed meeting at the Sitwell Arms..... read more...

Wed 11th September 2019 Lunch meeting, Farmers Arms Presteigne

This was one of regular informal meetings at this venue... read more...

Tue 10th September 2019 Our third Tea Dance and afternoon tea for the community

This was a free event, held at the St Edwards Church Hall in Knighton. Dance tuition, tasty afternoon tea and great fun! read more...

Sat 7th September 2019 - Sun 8th September 2019 Weekend away in Oswestry

We had a social night away at the Wynnstay Hotel, with bowling, swimming, good food and good friends read more...

Wed 4th September 2019 Council at 6 meal at 7.15 at the Baron

Tue 3rd September 2019 Visit to Buckingham Palace and the Leonardo exhibition

This was a purely a social event and included lunch at an Italian restaurant nearby. read more...

Sat 31st August 2019 Rotary stall and games at the Knighton Carnival

We had a stall with a prize puller, putting competition, splat the rat and a tombola to raise a little money but mostly for the kids! read more...

Wed 28th August 2019 Dinner and speaker at the Baron

Wed 21st August 2019 Lunch meeting, Sitwell Arms, Bucknell

Ready for lunch....as always! We met again at the Sitwell Arms today for another informal get together in the form of a Rotary meeting.... read more...

Wed 14th August 2019 Seafood lunch at David and Trixie's home

This was an amazing lunch with a stunning array of food and great company to boot! Many thanks to Master Chef Angie Ellis, as well as Keith as waiter and Trixie and David as hosts. More details soon....

Wed 7th August 2019 Council at 6 meal at 7.15 at the Baron

Tue 6th August 2019 Our second Tea Dance and afternoon tea for the community

This is a free event was held at the St Edwards Church Hall in Knighton. Please spread the word for next month September 10th! Contact Cathy Jones 01568 770808 or Chris Price 01544 267898 read more...

Wed 31st July 2019 Steak and Bowls at the Grove in Leominster

Tonight we enjoyed another sociable steak, peas and chips followed by a game of tenpin bowls. read more...

Wed 24th July 2019 Dinner and Samaritans speaker at the Baron

Tonight we welcomed Jack Ruby to tell us about the Samaritans. read more...

Wed 17th July 2019 Lunch meeting at the Sitwell Arms, Bucknell

We met for the second time at this venue for lunch - we were impressed with our first visit last month and will be using this venue as a regular haunt for this coming year.

Sat 13th July 2019 We help out with the car parking at Presteigne Carnival

This is purely to support the carnival organisers, not as a fundraiser.

Wed 10th July 2019 Barge lunch on Pontcysyllte Viaduct

This was another enjoyable, purely social, event instead of one of our weekly meetings. read more...

Tue 9th July 2019 We held the first Tea Dance at the St Edwards Church hall

This is the first time we had tried this - it was purely for the older generation to give them a sociable get together and although the turn out was low, the enthusiasm was high! read more...

Sat 6th July 2019 We support the Knighton Primary school fete and fundraiser

Today we had a stall with the prize puller, a shelterbox and the coin spinner. This is just for fun for the kids and a bit of PR for the club read more...

Wed 3rd July 2019 Rotary club handover from Ivan to Christine

Tonight Ivan became past it as he handed the batton to Christine.... read more...

Tue 2nd July 2019 Cheque presentations and charity updates

Today we welcomed representatives from 10 charities we supported in the past Rotary. read more...
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