About us

The Rotary Club of Taunton is a lively, friendly and active Club. We are proud of our 95-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. 


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 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.


Roger Priest


Rotary Club of Taunton

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Saturday 30th December 11.54 - 11.50 Wednesday 31st January


Rotarian Adrian Prior-Sankey - awarded MBE in the New Year's Honours list.


Tuesday 16th January 12.55

Club Meeting

HMS Echo Mediterranean Operations

Thursday 18th January 18.00

Young Chef Competition

A competition to find the best Young Chef in Taunton Deane. Come along to support Somerset’s budding stars and enjoy sampling their creations.

Taunton and Bridgwater College


Tuesday 23rd January 18.30

Club Evening Meeting

Tuesday 30th January 19.30

Club Fellowship Evening

Tuesday 6th February 12.55

Club Meeting

Tuesday 13th February 12.55

Club Meeting

Tuesday 13th February 14.15

Council at Racecourse

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Rotary News

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.

Rotary Young Citizen Awards

Watch coverage of the 2017 'Rotary Young Citizen Awards', highlighting outstanding young people.

Details on RotaryGBI.org

How Rotary is Funding Polio Immunization in 2017

Find out more about Rotary fighting disease

Details on Rotary.org

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 12.55
(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

Meeting venue's web site