Rotary Abergavenny Photo Galleries

Pontarddulais Male Choir Saturday 22 June 2024

Pontarddulais Male Choir Saturday 22 June 2024

Pontarddulais Male Choir - Saturday 22 June in St Mary's Priory Church Abergavenny, in aid of the President's Charity - Parkinson's uk Cymru.

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Abergavenny Rotary Club collects over 120 warm coats for those in greatest need this Winter

Abergavenny Rotary Club collects over 120 warm coats for those in greatest need this Winter

Abergavenny Rotary Club participated in a campaign run by Rotary Clubs across the country to collect coats for distribution to charities helping people in crisis. The Club collected over 120 coats from the people of Abergavenny.

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Dinner

Dinner

Partners Evening with Speaker. Clare Tipton, South Powys Group volunteer for Parkinson's Cymru gave an inspiring talk to us about the work of the Parkinson's Support Charity here in Wales.

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Abergavenny Rotary News

Abergavenny Rotary News

The Rotary Abergavenny Calendar 2024 Goes on Sale October 2023

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Purple for Polio Crocus Planting - Sunday 22 October 10:00 am at Waitrose Roundabout

Purple for Polio Crocus Planting - Sunday 22 October 10:00 am at Waitrose Roundabout

Abergavenny Rotary Club Celebrated World Polio Day on 24 October 2023 by planting 8,000 crocus corms in partnership with Friends of Bailey Park.

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Abergavenny Steam Rally 28/29 May 2023

Abergavenny Steam Rally 28/29 May 2023

The Abergavenny Steam Rally returned for the second year running following lockdown. We were blessed with some wonderful weather which brought out the crowds and we had a record year in all respects.

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Treorchy Male Choir - Saturday 29 July 2023 in St Mary's Priory Church Abergavenny

Treorchy Male Choir - Saturday 29 July 2023 in St Mary's Priory Church Abergavenny

We had a very memorable evening at St Mary's Priory Church with Treorchy Male Choir performing in front of a capacity audience of 300 people raising £3,000 for our Ukraine Appeal. A truly magnificent achievement!

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Visit to Munich Christmas Market December 2023

Visit to Munich Christmas Market December 2023

Fourteen Members and Partners Social Trip to the Famous Munich Christmas Market in Bavaria, Germany.

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Greener Abergavenny Fair - Sunday 1 October 2023

Greener Abergavenny Fair - Sunday 1 October 2023

The first Greener Abergavenny Fair Opened its doors to the public. Abergavenny Rotary Club was one of seven sponsors for this event and had a stall in the Market Hall.

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Dinner 12th September 2023

Dinner 12th September 2023

Partners Evening with Speaker. Elaine Wigzell talked to us about her book Crickhowell 1881.

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Presentation of the Everest Cup Tuesday 5th September 2023

Presentation of the Everest Cup Tuesday 5th September 2023

Fellowship meeting following the Everest Cup Golf Match between Abergavenny and Crickhowell Rotary Clubs, with the Crickhowell team narrowly beating Abergavenny to clinch the Cup.

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Presidential Handover Lunch 25th June 2023

Presidential Handover Lunch 25th June 2023

Glangwryney Village Hall

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Much Marcle Steam Rally 2022

Much Marcle Steam Rally 2022

Abergavenny Rotary Club members assist on the entrance gates. For more information see web site at https://www.muchmarclesteamrally.com/

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Dinner 10th October 2023

Dinner 10th October 2023

Partners Evening with Speaker. Roy Manning will talk about the Tramroad project in the Brecon Beacons National Park.

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Walk the Canal Sunday 14 May 2023

Walk the Canal Sunday 14 May 2023

Walk along the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal to raise funds for Blood Bikes Wales. Enter via web site by clicking on "Details" below

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Beaufort Arms Raglan Wednesday 26 April at 6:30 pm

Beaufort Arms Raglan Wednesday 26 April at 6:30 pm

Rotary members meet members of the public, local clubs and societies in the Raglan area to make connections and exchange information and ideas. We will be promoting our Ukraine Appeal, Walk the Canal on 14 May and the Steam Rally on 28-29 May.

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Street Collection to Help Ukraine Refugees in Poland - 21 March 2023

Street Collection to Help Ukraine Refugees in Poland - 21 March 2023

The Club raised £275 at its Street Collection in Red Square in Abergavenny for humanitarian support for 50 Ukrainian refugees housed in a historical Abbey in Jaroslaw, Poland near to the Ukraine border

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End Polio Now

End Polio Now

Purple for Polio Crocuses in full bloom on the Waitrose Roundabout this March 2023.

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Area Quiz Second Round Winners 8 February 2023

Area Quiz Second Round Winners 8 February 2023

The Abergavenny Team has a convincing win against Newport Uskmouth in the second round of the Area 6 Quiz

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Purple for Polio Crocus Planting

Purple for Polio Crocus Planting

Five members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny planted 4,000 Purple for Polio Crocus Corms on the Waitrose Roundabout. This is the third year running we have planted these crocuses here and they will make an even more stunning display in March.

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Visit to Viridor Waste Treatment Centre - Cardiff

Visit to Viridor Waste Treatment Centre - Cardiff

Cardiff Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) is the largest ERF in Wales treating waste from Welsh local authority and local business contracts.

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Rotary Young Chef at the Food Festival

Rotary Young Chef at the Food Festival

The two finalists from the School Competition in July, Amber Jones and Ruby Paton faced each other in the Market Hall at the Food Festival on Sunday 18th September with Ruby Paton declared the winner to go through to the next stage of the competition.

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Presentation of RYLA Certificates

Presentation of RYLA Certificates

Presentation of Certificates to three of the five Ukrainian young people from Monmouthshire who attended RYLA on 7th - 12th August 2022 - Abergavenny Community Centre in Park Street.

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Return Visit by Jaroslaw Rotary Club to Abergavenny

Return Visit by Jaroslaw Rotary Club to Abergavenny

Pictured are five members of Jaroslaw Rotary Club and four from Abergavenny Rotary Club having a farewell drink together in Wetherspoons Abergavenny at the end of a very memorable trip.

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World Polio Day

World Polio Day

Members of Abergavenny Rotary Club planted 4,000 Purple for Polio Crocus Corms on the Waitrose Roundabout at Llanfoist on Sunday 16th October 2022 to celebrate this event.

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Monmouth Community Draw

Monmouth Community Draw

The Draw took place this year at the Royal Oak, Hereford Road, Monmouth.

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Fundraising

Fundraising

The Annual Steam Rally returned on 3rd and 4th June 2022 after a break of three years due to lockdown. The Rally is the main source of funds for the Rotary Club to donate to worthy causes via it's Charity the Abergavenny Rotary CIO.

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Everest Cup 16th August 2022

Everest Cup 16th August 2022

A partner's evening followed the Annual Everest Cup Golf match with Crickhowell Rotary Club. After the presentation of the Golf Trophy and prizes, Abergavenny Rotarian David Tod, who is a keen sailor, entertained us with a knot tying competition.

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Trip to see Cardiff City v Luton Town FC

Trip to see Cardiff City v Luton Town FC

One in our midst is a keen Luton Town supporter, with the rest of us supporting the home side. A win for the away side which was unexpected and will be hard to live down.

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RYLA Storey Arms Brecon Beacons

RYLA Storey Arms Brecon Beacons

Five Ukrainian young people from across Monmouthshire attended the Rotary Youth Leadership Course in the Brecon Beacons. They joined 13 other young people from across South Wales and the South West of England.

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Visit to Jaroslaw Rotary Club June 2022

Visit to Jaroslaw Rotary Club June 2022

Three members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny visited Jaroslaw Rotary Club from 17th June to 20th June 2022.

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Celebrating Ukraine Independence Day

Celebrating Ukraine Independence Day

For Ukrainians and host families in Monmouthshire at the Abergavenny Community Centre. Event sponsored by Abergavenny Rotary Club.

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Everest Cup Golf match with Crickhowell Rotary Club

Everest Cup Golf match with Crickhowell Rotary Club

Annual Everest Cup Golf Match with Crickhowell Rotary Club at the Monmouthshire Golf Club, won this year by Crickhowell Rotary Club. See Dinner on 16th August for photos and more details.

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Presidential Handover at The Angel

Presidential Handover at The Angel

12 noon for 12:30pm

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Ploughing Competition

Ploughing Competition

Following the visit to Much Marcle Steam Rally on 23rd July 2022, Abergavenny Rotary Club was very impressed with the Ploughing Competition and has decided to hold a similar event in Bailey Park at the Steam Rally on Sunday 28th May 2023.

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Young Chef

Young Chef

Club Young Chef Competition at King Henry VIII School

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Rotary Young Chef Competition

Rotary Young Chef Competition

Area Young Chef Competition in Builth Wells where King Henry School was represented by Arianna Scarpetta

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Neville Hall Hospital - Childrens Christmas Party and Panto

Neville Hall Hospital - Childrens Christmas Party and Panto

President Keith Davies and PP Clive Howells attending the Children's ward panto and handing out some Christmas presents and selection boxes from Abergavenny Rotary Club.

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Crickowell Ball for Cancer Research Cymru

Crickowell Ball for Cancer Research Cymru

Abergavenny Rotary Club were delighted to join some of our fellow Rotarians from Crickhowell at the annual Cancer Research Cymru Charity Ball.

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Remembrance Sunday Parade

Remembrance Sunday Parade

Members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny took part in the Remembrance Parade.

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RYLA course in August 2015

RYLA course in August 2015

The Rotary Club of Abergavenny sponsored Rosie Mortlock to attend a Rotary Young Leadership Activity course at an outward bound centre in the Brecon Beacons.

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Dinner meeting (Fellowship) [Everest Cup/visit of Crickhowell Rotary members and presentation to Molly Brickley Clark]

Dinner meeting (Fellowship) [Everest Cup/visit of Crickhowell Rotary members and presentation to Molly Brickley Clark]

7.30pm at the Monmouthshire Golf Club

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King Henry VIII School - Dragon's Den

King Henry VIII School - Dragon's Den

A "Dragon's Den" event organised by the Rotary Club of Abergavenny

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Lunch meeting (Committees)

Lunch meeting (Committees)

1pm at the Monmouthshire Golf Club

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Presidential Handover

Presidential Handover

The Presidential Handover for 2015 was held at the Angel Hotel in Abergavenny.

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Presentation of a cheque to the Friends of Bailey Park

Presentation of a cheque to the Friends of Bailey Park

The Rotary Club of Abergavenny we're delighted to support the Friends of Bailey Park with a donation £200 - This following news article below explaining about the vandalism to park plants, and we wanted to also show our appreciation of the excellent work

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Abergavenny Steam Rally

Abergavenny Steam Rally

The Annual Abergavenny Steam Rally in Bailey Park run by the Abergavenny Steam Rally Company (a company wholly owned by the Rotary Club of Abergavenny) to provide an entertaining local event and raise money for the Rotary Club to donate to good causes.

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First Aid Course for parents of young children

First Aid Course for parents of young children

Rotary are delighted to be supporting the first, of what we hope will be many, infant and baby CPR training sessions. This took place on Monday 13th with 16 attending and they were taught essential lifesaving skills in a four hour training session.

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Junior Youth Speaks

Junior Youth Speaks

Junior Youth Speaks competition (first round) held at King Henry VIII school in Abergavenny

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Rotary Young Musician Competition 2015

Rotary Young Musician Competition 2015

The first round of the national Rotary Young Musician Competition held at King Henry VIII school.

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Rotary Christmas Gifts at Nevill Hall Hospital

Rotary Christmas Gifts at Nevill Hall Hospital

President Martin visited Nevill Hall bearing gifts.

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Rotary Young Chef

Rotary Young Chef

Rotary Young Chef competition held at King Henry VIII school in Abergavenny

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Presentation of Swimathon award to Llanfoist Fawr Primary School

Presentation of Swimathon award to Llanfoist Fawr Primary School

Visit by Martin Phillips and Clive Howells to Llanfoist Fawr Primary School and presentation of the Rotary Swimathon Shield.

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Crickhowell Rotary Christmas Ball

Crickhowell Rotary Christmas Ball

Crickhowell Rotary Christmas Ball held at The Manor, Crickhowell.

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Presentation to Abergavenny Town Girls Football Club

Presentation to Abergavenny Town Girls Football Club

Presntation of a cheque for £480 to the Abergavenny Town Girls Football Club

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Social event

Social event

Day trip to the National Railway Museum in Swindon

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7.30pm Partners

7.30pm Partners

Wine tasting evening: wines from the White Castle Vineyard and a presentation by Robb and Nicola Merchant about the planting and development of the vineyard over the last five years.

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Rotary support Remembrance Day Parade in Abergavenny

Rotary support Remembrance Day Parade in Abergavenny

Rotary Club members supported the Remembrance Day Parade in Abergavenny. President Elect Keith Davies was photographed with current and former members of the armed forces. All members recognise the contribution and sacrifices made for us all.

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Pontypool 90th Anniversary Dinner

Pontypool 90th Anniversary Dinner

Several members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny attended the dinner.

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Rotary support Round Table Bonfire Night in Belmont Park

Rotary support Round Table Bonfire Night in Belmont Park

Members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny manned a gate at the Fireworks Display in Belmont Park.

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Visit to Rotary Club of Payerne - La Broye in Switzerland

Visit to Rotary Club of Payerne - La Broye in Switzerland

34 members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny travelled to Switzerland to visit the Rotary Club of Payerne - La Broye. 29 members of the Rotary Club of St Peray Tournon in France also be attended the weekend event.

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Abergavenny Steam Rally

Abergavenny Steam Rally

Event run by Abergavenny Rotary Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registered Charity Number 1190919.

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National Youth Speaks Finals in Maidstone

National Youth Speaks Finals in Maidstone

The team from Abergavenny got to the finals of Junior Youth Speaks which was held in MAidstone, Kent. Four Rotarians from the Rotary Club of Abergavenny travelled to Maidstone to support the team. They did not win but did very well.

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Junior Youth Speaks (District Final)

Junior Youth Speaks (District Final)

Junior Youth Speaks District Final won by the team from Abergavenny

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Youth Speaks

Youth Speaks

Junior and Senior Youth Speaks competitions held at King Henry VIII school on 29th January and 4th February 2014

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Lunch meeting

Lunch meeting

Committees and induction of new member, Edward Jones. We were also honoured by the visit of Rotarian Richard Reames from the Asland Rotary Club , Kentucky, USA who presented an Ashland Club banner to Abergavenny Club President, Paul Jordan

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Annual Cricket Match

Annual Cricket Match

Annual cricket match with a team made up from members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny plus family and friends.

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Abergavenny Steam Rally

Abergavenny Steam Rally

Abergavenny Steam Rally at Bailey Park, Abergavenny. [This event is run by Abergavenny Rotary Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registered Charity No. 1190919]. For further information, go to www.abergavennysteamrally.co.uk

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District Youth Speaks 2013

District Youth Speaks 2013

District Youth Speaks competition held in Barry

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Rotary Young Chef - Area competition

Rotary Young Chef - Area competition

Competition held in Builth Wells Secondary school

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Rotary Youth Speaks - Area Competition

Rotary Youth Speaks - Area Competition

Area Youth Speaks competition held at King Henry VIII school in Abergavenny.

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Senior and Junior Youth Speaks competitions

Senior and Junior Youth Speaks competitions

Senior and Junior Youth Speaks competitions held at King Henry VIII school in Abergavenny, starting at 6.30pm.

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Community First's Christmas Party

Community First's Christmas Party

Community First held a Christmas Party and had a visit from Santa. The event was supported by the Rotary Club of Abergavenny.

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Cheque from Cantref Primary School 12th December 2012

Cheque from Cantref Primary School 12th December 2012

President Martin Love and Community and Vocation Chairman Clive Howells receive a cheque from Cantref Primary School as money raised at the Rotary Swimathon

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Presentation to Abergavenny St Johns Ambulance (10th Dec 2012)

Presentation to Abergavenny St Johns Ambulance (10th Dec 2012)

President Martin Live and Community and Vocation Chairman Clive Howells present a cheque to Abergavenny St Johns Ambulance

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Abergavenny Gateway Club 7th December 2012

Abergavenny Gateway Club 7th December 2012

President Martin Love and Community and Vocation Chairman Clive Howells present a cheque to Abergavenny Gateway Club

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Rotary Young Chef 2012/2103 - Club competition

Rotary Young Chef 2012/2103 - Club competition

Rotary Young Chef (Club competition) for 2012/2013, held at King Henry VIII School in Abergavenny.

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Presentation to Abergavenny Lip Reading Club 4th December 2012

Presentation to Abergavenny Lip Reading Club 4th December 2012

President (Martin Love) and Community and Vocation Chairman (Clive Howells) Present a cheque to the Abergavenny Lip Reading Club

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Visit of District Governor and induction of two new members

Visit of District Governor and induction of two new members

1pm. Visit of District Governor, Bob Lewis (Rotary Club of Porthcawl). Also induction of new members, John Hay (re-joining) and Martin Bevan.

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Swimathon

Swimathon

Annual Swimathon at the Abergavenny Leisure Centre from 9am to 5pm.

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Trip to the Houses of Parliament on 29th October 2012

Trip to the Houses of Parliament on 29th October 2012

Visit to the Houses of Parliament and the Imperial War Museum, followed by dinner at the Pheasant Inn near Hungerford.

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Visit to Thatchers Cider and Rotary Club of Wrington Vale Oct 2012

Visit to Thatchers Cider and Rotary Club of Wrington Vale Oct 2012

Tour of Thatchers Cider farm with tasting, followed by attendance at the evening meeting of the Rotary Club of Wrington Vale.

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Young Musician competition 23rd October 2012

Young Musician competition 23rd October 2012

Young Musician competition held at King Henry School from 6pm on Tuesday 23rd October 2012

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Clive Howells attends Rotary Club in Florida on 11th Oct 2012

Clive Howells attends Rotary Club in Florida on 11th Oct 2012

Clive Howells exchanges banners at a Rotary Club in Florida during a recent visit to the USA.

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Induction of Tony Blight at lunch meeting on 17th September 2012

Induction of Tony Blight at lunch meeting on 17th September 2012

1pm. Fellowship and induction of new member, Tony Blight

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Dinner meeting (with partners)

Dinner meeting (with partners)

7.30pm Speaker: John Harris (Paralympic Gold Medalist)

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Rotary Enterprise Awards at King Henry VIII School

Rotary Enterprise Awards at King Henry VIII School

Pupils from the 6th Form of King Henry VIII School told part in a "Dragons Den" style competition for the Rotary Club of Abergavenny Enterprise Awards.

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Abergavenny Steam Rally 2012

Abergavenny Steam Rally 2012

Abergavenny Steam Rally 2012.

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Rotary District Young Writer Awards 2012

Rotary District Young Writer Awards 2012

Presentation of Rotary District Young Writer Awards at The Senedd in Cardiff.

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Rotary Exchange visit to Tournon in April 2012

Rotary Exchange visit to Tournon in April 2012

Weekend visit to our twin Rotary Club in France (St Peray Tournon).

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Area Young Musician Competition 2011/2012

Area Young Musician Competition 2011/2012

The Area Young Musician Competiton was organised by the Rotary Club of Abergavenny and held at the Borough Theatre in Abergavenny.

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President's Handover Lunch on 26th June 2011

President's Handover Lunch on 26th June 2011

Past President Gareth Davies congratulates Brian Roussel on becoming President of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny for 2011/2012.

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Young Musician Area Competition 2010/2011

Young Musician Area Competition 2010/2011

Young Musician Area Final at the Borough Theatre in Abergavenny at 7pm on 30th March 2011

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Unveiling of re-located War Memorials (February 2011)

Unveiling of re-located War Memorials (February 2011)

Abergavenny Great War memorial plaques re-located for public display.

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Closure of The Hill in August 2009

Closure of The Hill in August 2009

Rotarians say farewell to staff at The Hill in Abergavenny immediately prior to its closure at the end of August 2009. [The Hill was the venue for the Club's weekly meetings prior to the closure].

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Visit to the Rotary Club of Enniscorthy in Ireland in 1997

Visit to the Rotary Club of Enniscorthy in Ireland in 1997

Weekend visit by the Rotary Club of Abergavenny to the Rotary Club of Enniscorthy in Ireland

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Rotary Exchange visit by Le Mans to Abergavenny (1985)

Rotary Exchange visit by Le Mans to Abergavenny (1985)

Members of the Rotary Club of Le Mans Scarron visit the Rotary Club of Abergavenny.

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Rotary Exchange visit to Le Mans (1982)

Rotary Exchange visit to Le Mans (1982)

Members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny visit the twinned Rotary Club of Le Mans in France.

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Youth Activities

Youth Activities

A range of activities organised by the Rotary Club for the benefit of young people

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