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Rotary Club of Wirksworth - 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.

Community Activities

Serving our local community through our varied projects


Helping Young People

Promoting the development of young people in our community


International Projects

Aiming to make a difference to those less fortunate around the world


Memory Cafe

Providing a safe and stimulating environment for people living with dementia


Rotary Foundation

Supporting the End Polio Now campaign and other Rotary Foundation projects



Providing life-saving clean drinking water and humanitarian aid in disaster zones around the world


About us

Welcome to the Rotary Club of Wirksworth 

Due to the impact of coronavirus (Covid-19), please note that all our club meeetings have been suspended until further notice to safeguard the health and wellbeing of our members and all those we come in contact with through club activities.

The Rotary Club of Wirksworth was chartered in July 1948 and currently has 26 members.  We meet on Thursdays at 7pm at Waltham House, St John’s Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DT. There is normally a speaker at each meeting covering a wide range of interesting topics, with the exception of the first Thursday of each month when we have a Business Meeting.

The Club is very active helping local good causes in Wirksworth and the surrounding area, and each year raises thousands of pounds for the benefit of the local community, as well as in support of wider life-changing projects both here in the UK and internationally.

If you would like to know more about the Club and our activities, please look at the 'What We Do' pages from the menu above.  We welcome new members, both men and women, and would be very pleased to hear from you.  Please use the Contact link at the top of the page to get in touch.

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Thursday 9th April 19.00

Club Meeting cancelled

Thursday 16th April 19.00

Club Meeting cancelled

Thursday 23rd April 19.00

Charter Dinner postponed

Thursday 30th April 19.00

Club Meeting cancelled

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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.

Flexibility creating new opportunities for new members

RotaKids supporting their local community

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Thursdays at 7pm
Waltham House, St. John's Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DT

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