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Rotary Club of Colchester - 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.

Coronavirus update

Special arrangements during lockdown


Action for Family Carers Video

Watch the video on Family Carers, a charity we support


Club meeting - 28/7/20

Club meeting on Zoom - 28/7/20


Roundabout - July 2020

All the club news for July


Corona Virus Response and Recovery Fund

How to donate and how to ask for donations


Successful race night on Zoom

More than 50 punters enjoyed a good evening at the races


About us

 WELCOME to the Rotary Club of


Chartered in 1922


Rotary Awareness Day - Lion Walk

Above: Launch of the Lion Walk Christmas collection

Above: Play Santa Appeal with Fenwick

Above: The Dance Gala - part of our Music & Dance Festival

ROTARIANS - people who care, people who make

a difference, people like YOU! 

A donation will assist us to help people both locally and internationally.  You can also donate to a specific campaign by naming this in the Comments box.

Links to all the clubs in Colchester can be found here: http://rotaryincolchester.co.uk

If you are interested in joining our Rotary Club, or would like to come along to a meeting or you just want further information, please contact Club Secretary via email at: secretary@colchester.rotary1240.co.uk

We meet on most Tuesday lunch times at the Balkerne Restaurant, The Colchester Institute.


We are proud to have a long established relationship working on a variety of International Projects with our Tri-partite partners

The Rotary Club of Zwolle http://www.rotaryzwolle.nl/

   and The Rotary Club of Bielefeld-Sud https://bielefeld-sued.rotary.de

Visit our Facebook page: Rotary Club of Colchester

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Nikki Scott, RIBI

Tuesday 4th August 12.00

Nikki Scott, RIBI

Nikki visits us via Zoom

Peter Noakes - The Daniell family in Colchester

Tuesday 11th August 12.00

Peter Noakes - The Daniell family in Colchester

We hear about this well known Colchester family

Business meeting

Tuesday 18th August 12.00

Business meeting

Come and find out what is happening and have your say

Scene from Dentist's Surgery

Tuesday 25th August 12.00

Scene from Dentist's Surgery

Colin Brodie will share some thoughts about dentistry

Tales of St Petersburg Hospice

Tuesday 1st September 12.00

Tales of St Petersburg Hospice

Michael Siggs and others regail us with tales of St Petersburg Hospice

future events Past Events calendar district events local events

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 Tuesdays at 12.15 for 12.30pm
(Please note, sometimes when there are 5 Tuesdays in a month we do NOT meet for lunch on the 5th Tuesday. Please see our website for specific dates. )
The Balkerne Restaurant at The Colchester Institute, Sheepen Road, Colchester CO3 3LL  Club Secretary on 07789 966933

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