Welcome to the Rotary Club of Taunton
Pride of Somerset Youth Awards 2019
Taunton Rotary Club and its partners were proud to present the annual awards to those young people from across the County who amazed the audience with their courage, achievement, determination and acts of kindness. Read more ….details
The Rotary Club of Taunton organises many fundraising events for local charities. You too can get involved.details
Somerset's Inclusive Disability Ball 2019 a huge success
President and Rotarian, the Revd Tony Cox, his wife Elaine, Rotarians, their partners and friends joined in the fun at the hugely successful 2019 Disability Ball held at the Oake Manor Golf Club.details
DONATE - Support local charities
The Rotary Club of Taunton supports many local charities and good causes. You can support the Club's fund raising by making a donation to the Club's Charity Trust Fund. Click for more details on how to DONATE.details
The Rotary Club of Taunton supports both national and locally initiated international projects and links with Clubs abroad, including France and the USA. Click on 'DETAILS' below and read about our recent visit to Lisieux.....details
I am delighted to take up the position of President of the Rotary Club of Taunton for 2019-20. The Club is a lively, friendly and active Club and I hope you will explore our website to see many of the wonderful things we do which benefit our local community. We are proud of our 96-year history of fellowship and service to the Taunton area and worldwide community and we welcome new members who wish to contribute to our aim which is simply, 'Service above Self'.
Our Club plays an important part in the lifeblood of our community and organises many fundraising events to support local and international charities. We organise activities that help young people achieve their aspirations and provide financial assistance to those in need.
Over the last few years we have financially supported local and national organisations and individuals including; Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance; Children's Hospice South West; Compass Disabilty; Reminiscence Learning; Rotary Foundation; World Water Works Emergency Boxes; Royal Institute for the Blind; Royal National Lifeboat Institute; Tectona Trust; St John Ambulance; Taunton Food Bank; Taunton Festival of Arts; Musgrove Park Hospital Beacon Centre; Taunton Pensioners' Christmas party and individual students working and volunteering overseas.
Thank you for visiting our web-site. Whether you are an individual or represent a company, read about our fundraising events, find out what we do and explore how you might be able to get involved or help us. The Club welcomes membership applications from individuals and, companies can join through our corporate membership scheme.
The Club meets weekly at Taunton Racecourse. Get in contact, come along and find out for yourself what we do.
Rotary Club of Taunton
Meetings and events happening soon
Tuesday 20th August 12.55
Elaine Dew - RAFT (Refugee Aid from Taunton)
DR Nigel Handbury
HR Mike Hellings
Tuesday 27th August 18.30
Club Evening Meeting
The Albermarle Centre
DR Mike Hellings
HR Don Heys
Tuesday 3rd September 12.55
Taunton Mass Exchange Presentation
DR Don Heys
HR Ron Kelly
Tuesday 10th September 12.55
DR Ron Kelly
HR Tracey Khodabandehloo
Tuesday 10th September 14.15
Council at Racecourse
Tuesday 17th September 12.55
Speaker: Roger Fenton - BESOM
DR Michael Hayes
HR David Lewis
Be part of a global network of volunteers, trying to make the world a better place. Please also see the 'links & news' page for information from the local district and live feeds from Rotary International and Rotary International in GB&I.
Family Rotary club use skills to kick-start local charities
Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger
Meetings & Venue
Where and when:
(Fourth Tuesday of the month 18.15 (Times vary check with sec) Fifth Tuesday with partners 19.00 for 19.30)
Taunton Racecourse, Orchard Portman,Taunton,Somerset. TA3 7BL 01823 337172