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28th Annual Charity Golf Day

28th Annual Charity Golf Day

Despite everything we made it and the Charity Golf Day was held on Sunday 8th August when some 36 teams competed bravely in not the best of weather and not to mention a gale for part of the day! Even so it was a good event raising some £3,500 for charity

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Supporting The Salvation Army

Supporting The Salvation Army

The Club supports the Salvation Army Food Crisis centre in Preston by making a monthly donation . The Corona virus has placed increased demands on the centre and the Club now is making a £200 monthly contribution.

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President Phil's Page

President Phil's Page

Phil's Message

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Welcome! Come and Join Us !

Welcome! Come and Join Us !

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Virtual Walk to the Algarve

Virtual Walk to the Algarve

1750 mile Virtual Walk by Club Members to raise funds for St Catherine's Hospice

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Rotary Working in Swaziland 2015 to date

Rotary Working in Swaziland 2015 to date

Club support for Partners in Education Swaziland which helps street and vulnerable children.

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About us

      


2021-2022  President Howard Moorby                     

Rotary came knocking on the door in Preston South in the spring of 1966 when our parent club Preston ceded territory embracing the parishes south of the Ribble from Samlesbury to Hoole. It was at this time that the founder members adopted the Griffin which featured on the Club`s early pennants. The inaugral meeting took place at the Bull & Royal Hotel, Preston on Wednesday 28th September 1966 when 32 Members were present.

6 months later on 20th March 1967, the Club was presented with the Club Charter again at the Bull & Royal and now celebrates this Charter each year on the first Tuesday in February. On the 7th February 2017 the Club celebrated its 50th year anniversary.  Over these 50 years it is estimated that the Club has raised and donated half a million pounds to charities. 

From the very begining the Club has been served by a succession of able Presidents and officers drawn from a lively and interested membership in July 2021 numbering 30.  

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 12.30

(No meetings on a Tuesday after a Bank Holiday Monday Except May Day) Penwortham Golf Club
Blundell Lane
Penwortham
Preston
PR1 0AX  01772 744630

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