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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.

Africa declared polio free

Rotary is proud to have been part of this success but there is still work to do


Coronavirus update

Special arrangements during lockdown


Corona Virus Response and Recovery Fund

How to donate and how to ask for donations


Roundabout for September 2020

All the club news for September


Meeting 20/10/20

View video of meeting on 20/10/20


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

John Enfield - Tales of a National Serviceman

Tue, Oct 27th 2020 12:00 pm

John Enfield - Tales of a National Serviceman

John recalls his time in National Service

Fellowship meeting

Tue, Nov 3rd 2020 12:00 pm

Fellowship meeting

No speaker so time to chat

Ian Priestley (PDG) - Eliminating Malaria in Tanzania

Tue, Nov 10th 2020 12:00 pm

Ian Priestley (PDG) - Eliminating Malaria in Tanzania

We hear about the efforts to rid Tanzania of the disease

Business meeting

Tue, Nov 17th 2020 12:00 pm

Business meeting

Business meeting via Zoom

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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.

Rotary supporting rehabilitation for stroke survivors

Putting the wheels in motion to end polio

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

Meeting venue's web site

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