About us

The Rotary Club  of Dunmow  is part of a world-wide organisation working to support our local community, and worldwide Rotary  humanitarian projects.

We usually meet at The Saracen's Head Hotel every Thursday at 12.45pm.  However, if there is a 5th Thursday in the month, we have an evening social event to which partners and guests are invited. **

** Due to the ongoing situation regarding the COVID-19 virus, and in-line with the current UK Government guidelines on social gatherings, all weekly meetings of the Rotary Club of Dunmow have been suspended until further notice.  Weekly video conference calls have been established for members in order to maintain contact and communications during this period.

To contact us please email: dunmow.rotary@gmail.com

What projects do we run?

* Santa's sleigh rounds in Takeley and Little Canfield and Santa Collections at Tesco and the Co-op.

* The Rose Bowl Quiz.

* Stroke Awareness campaign.

* Support for local athletes with funds raised at the Sporting Dinner.

* The international Polio eradication campaign.

* Metal detection rally.

* Provision of Shelter boxes and Aquaboxes to international disaster areas, working with our Rotarian friends across the world.

We also offer active support for local events such as the Flitch Trials and annual Carnival, Fireworks and Christmas Fairs.

Support for Young People and Schools in Dunmow and surrounding villages  

We organise competitions for young people, with prizes, every year.

Youth Debate Age 11-17

Young Writer Age 7-17

Young Photographer Age 7-17

Young Artist Age 5-11

Young Environmentalist Age 7-17

For information packs and applications forms, please goto the Rotary Youth Competition for 2020/21 page for details.

We also offer support to schools for vocational and enterprise education.

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Thu, Oct 22nd 2020 12:45 pm

Weekly conference call meeting from home.

Weekly club meeting - Conference call.
Club speaker - Neil Whiting.

Sat, Oct 24th 2020 12:00 am

World Polio day - 24th October 2020.

A day marking the efforts and achievements on the fight against Polio.


Fri, Oct 30th 2020 7:00 pm

Monthly Friday evening conference call meeting from home.

Monthly Friday evening meeting - Conference call.
Guest speaker
Dr Vivien Newman
"they shoot spies don't they"

Thu, Nov 5th 2020 12:45 pm

Weekly conference call meeting from home.

Weekly club meeting - Conference call.

Thu, Nov 12th 2020 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm Thu, Nov 5th 2020

Weekly conference call meeting from home.

Weekly club meeting - Conference call.
Club speaker - Anthony Clarkson.

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Rotary supporting rehabilitation for stroke survivors

Putting the wheels in motion to end polio

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Thursdays at 1245
Saracen's Head Hotel, High Street, Great Dunmow

CM6 1AG  01371 873901

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