Welcome to the Rotary Club of Taunton
Somerset celebrates this year's winners of the Pride of Somerset Youth Awards. In its 11th year this prestigous event organised by the Rotary Club of Taunton saw 14 young people proudly receive their awards on this very special Somerset Day.details
Somerset's first Disability Ball sponsored by the Rotary Club of Taunton held at the prestigious Oake Manor Golf Club on 20th June was an amazing event and huge 'sell out' successdetails
ROTARY NEWS Somerset Remembers
Featuring the Taunton Military Wives, this year's choral concert is to be held on 10th November, the eve of the Armistice that signalled the end of WW1 and is held in memory of all those who served in the Great War 1914-1918.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
The Rotary Club of Taunton organises many fundraising events for local charities. You too can get involved.details
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
I am delighted to take up the position of President of the Rotary Club of Taunton for 2018-19. 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 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.
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 23rd October 18.30
Club Evening Meeting
50/50 Cycle Ride Presentation
DR Tracy Khodabandahloo
HR David Lewis
Tuesday 30th October 18.30
Club Fellowship Evening
Speaker - His Honour John Anderson
“Criminal Trials in the Crown Court”
Fifth Tuesday. Please note early start time 1800 for 1830
DR David Lewis
HR David Lowe
Tuesday 6th November 12.55
Speaker: Nigel Handbury – The SLI in WW1
DR David Lowe
HR Bob Lyon
Saturday 10th November 19.00 -
Temple Methodist Church Doors Open 18.30.
To Commemorate 100 years since the end of WW1
Tuesday 13th November 12.55
DR Bob Lyon
HR John Meikle
Tuesday 13th November 14.15
Council at Racecourse
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