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About Us

Bishop Auckland Rotary Club, its structure, philosophies and aims


Strawberry & Wine Evening

Strawberry and Wine Evening at Bishop Auckland Golf Club on 29th June 2018. Assemble 19.00 for 19.30. Meal 19.45 prompt. PETANQUE


President's Night May 18th 2017

President Nigel Bell welcomed over 60 guests to Headlam Hall


Collect, Splash and Chip 2017 - 2018

News from our usual christmas activities


Bishop Auckland Rotary Club donate £7000 to Scanner Appeal from Golf Day June 2nd 2017

Golf day raises a massive £7000 for Bishop Auckland and Darlington MRI Scanner Appeal


Ukulele Night with Stockton to Darlington Ukulele Express

Joint event with Inner Wheel of a ukulele club based in Darlington who do a number of events throughout the year. Venue: Shildon Civic Hall 7.00pm for 7.30pm


About us


Takes children from a local school to the Darlington pantomime each year.

Raises funds from a variety of activities including an annual Swimathon and themed food evenings.

Undertakes various fund raising projects

Sponsors local young people to attend the Rotary Young Leadership Award (RYLA) Camp.

Supports Polio eradication through contributions to the Rotary Foundation, Rotary's International Charity.

MEETS WEEKLY on a Tuesday evening at The Park Head Hotel, New Coundon, for an excellent and reasonably priced meal.

Has a wide PROGRAMME OF SPEAKERS throughout the year.

Organises SOCIAL AND FUND RAISING EVENTS for members and guests.

Provides VOLUNTARY SERVICE through a series of local, national and international Rotary projects.

Develops INTERNATIONAL FRIENDSHIPS AND GOODWILL through educational and friendship exchanges and contacts with other Rotary Clubs and Rotarians.

Rotary needs your experience and expertise to help our members make the biggest impact possible.

Rotarians come from a wide variety of professions and occupations, and this helps provide more opportunities for service.

Your background and skills can provide a valuable resource for service and fund raising.

Your wide range of contacts provides opportunities and initiatives to give service and help others provide an opportunity for you to HELP OTHERS

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Tuesday 26th June 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Host: Bill Robson

Speaker: The Revd. Linda Dodds - Blind Courage

Strawberry & Wine Evening

Friday 29th June 19.00

Strawberry & Wine Evening

Strawberry and Wine Evening at Bishop Auckland Golf Club on 29th June 2018.
Assemble 19.00 for 19.30. Meal 19.45 prompt. PETANQUE

Tuesday 3rd July 18.45


Install and welcome Bill Robson as our President for his second term of office. Further particulars later.

Saturday 7th July 14.00

Annual Barbeque Chez Robson

This is always a splendid function. Rotarians and their guests are invited to enjoy the hospitality of excellent hosts and food prepared by experts with vast experience of BBQ's.

Tuesday 10th July 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Host: President-Elect Tony Sanderson

Speaker: Graham Temby - Re-Wilding Our Countryside

Monday 16th July 17.30

Council Meeting at Park Head:

Meeting will commence at 5.30 pm promptly. First meeting of new Council.

Tuesday 17th July 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Business Meeting therefore no speaker

Tuesday 24th July 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Host: John Yeomans

Speaker: The indomitable JJY returns after his hip operation. Topic: Who were they? (Bishop Auckland Cup Winners 1955-57)

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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.

Family Rotary club use skills to kick-start local charities

Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 1815 for 1845
(Please note: No meeting following a Bank Holiday Monday )
Park Head Hotel,
New Coundon, Bishop Auckland,
County Durham DL14 8QB  01388 661727

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