Welcome to the Rotary Club of Taunton
The Rotary Club of Taunton organises many fundraising events for local charities. You too can get involved.details
Youth Awards - Young Chef Success 2019
James Mockridge, a student of Queen’s College excelled to win first prize in the Rotary Young Chef competition for 2019, facing stiff competition from students across other local schools.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
Launching Somerset's Inclusive Disability Ball 2019
Taunton Rotary Club once again sponsors Somerset's Inclusive Disability Ball which is being held at Oake Manor Golf Club on 17th July. Last year this event was an amazing 'sell out' success. Get your tickets now.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
Pride of Somerset Youth Awards 2019
Do you know a young person who has done something to make us all proud? Be it an academic or sporting achievement, an act of kindness or courage, then nominate them for a Pride of Somerset Youth Award.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 April 19.30
Club Evening Meeting
'Call My Bluff' - With IW
Sit down for supper 19.30 followed by Call My Bluff with TV
DR Rikki Batts
HR John Beer
Tuesday 30th April 19.30
Club Fellowship Evening
Speaker: Alan Hooper - "With humour, anything is possible!"
DR John Beer
HR Patrick Berry
Tuesday 7th May 12.55
Speaker: Rhys Coates (Intern)
DR Patrick Berry
HR Mike Blackwell
Friday 10th May 09.00 - 18.00 Monday 13th May
Lisieux Visit. All times tbc
Friday 10th May 18.00
Pride of Somerset Youth Awards
Taunton Campus of Bridgwater and Taunton College.
Tuesday 14th May 12.55
DR Mike Blackwell
HR David Brown
Tuesday 14th May 14.15
Council at Racecourse
Tuesday 21st May 12.55
HR David Brown
DR Dennis Calvert
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