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Rotary Club of Bishop Auckland - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

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


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


An Evening with Peter Barron

Listen to Peter Barron former editor of The Northern Echo. Humour and anecdotes about his 17 years at the sharp end of newspaper journalism.


About Us

Bishop Auckland Rotary Club, its structure, philosophies and aims


A Big "Thank You!" to Rob Yorke

A certificate was presented to Rob Yorke of Teescraft Engineering Ltd for his help in producing a replacement club plaque


Paul Harris Rotary Fellowship Award July 4th 2017

President Nigel Bell awards a Paul Harris Fellowships to Rotarians David Appleton, David Beattie, Kishor Velangi and Keith Patton for outstanding service to Rotary over a combined 137 years. Congratulations to all four gentlemen


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 23rd October 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Speaker/Host: Keith Black

The speaker and topic will be revealed soon.

Tuesday 30th October 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Host - David Breden

The club will welcome the District Governor, Stewart Atkin, from the Rotary club of Durham as its speaker.

Tuesday 6th November 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Speaker/Host: Peter Cooke

The speaker and topic will be revealed soon.

Tuesday 13th November 18.45

Club Weekly Meeting: Speaker/Host: Neville Fairclough

The speaker and topic will be revealed soon.

Monday 19th November 17.30

Council Meeting at Park Head Hotel

Meeting will commence at 5.30 pm promptly.

Tuesday 20th November 18.45

Club Monthly Business Meeting and S.G.M. No speaker.

Final Business Meeting of 2018 and Special General Meeting which receives Annual Accounts for the year ended 30.6.2018 and elects President for next year but one, i.e. 2020/21. Also elects Junior Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer for 2019/2020

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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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