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Rotary Club of Thornhill & District - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

New recruit Gillian joins Rotary

The Rotary Club of Thornhill and District welcomes Gillian Ross as their newest member


Frank Williamson Rejoins us at our Weekly Zoom Meeting

Recently, Wednesday 17th June 2020 we welcomed back Rotarian Frank Williamson, Frank who was a fellow member and Past President of Thornhill Club


Norman Brough Joins the Team

President Michael Welcomes Norman to The Rotary Club of Thornhill and District


Nithsdale Times Online Edition

"The Nithsdale Times" is going electronic during the Covid-19 pandemic to continue supplying local news and service's to the local people.


Rotarian Keith Shedden takes over as Club President 2020-2021

Rotarian Keith Shedden takes over as President of The Rotary Club of Thornhill and District at their Presidential Handover 2020-2021


Rotarian Michael Keene Takes Over as President 2019-2020

Local businessman and a member of the club for ten years takes the chair for 2019-2020


About us

CoronaVirus Update

UK Government announced that everyone in the UK should now avoid non-essential contact with others and unnecessary travel. People are also being asked to work from home where they possibly can, and avoid pubs, clubs, theatres and social venues. 

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About Us

The Rotary Club of Thornhill and District is set in Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland and was formed in 1975. Its members meet weekly on a Wednesday evening @18:30 for 19:00 in The Thornhill Inn, Drumlanrig Street, Thornhill. We currently have 28 members throughout the Nith and Cairn Valleys, Stretching from Holywood in the south through to Sanquhar and Kirkconnel in the north.

web: rotarythornhill.org

email: contact@rotarythornhill.org



Over 70 Rotarians and friends of the Rotary Club of Thornhill and District recently celebrated the 40th anniversary of the club receiving its charter from Rotary International. The venue for this milestone event in the life of the Thornhill Club was the prestigious Drumlanrig Castle.


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Rotary supporting rehabilitation for stroke survivors

Putting the wheels in motion to end polio

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Wednesdays at 19:00
We meet weekly: 18:30 for 19:00 (Meal orders 18:45 latest)
@ The Thornhill Inn
103-106 Drumlanrig Street
Thornhill. Dumfries and Galloway.
DG3 5LU  Tel: 01848 330326 Fax: 01848 331713 E-mail: info@thornhillinn.co.uk

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