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Welcome to the Dunmow Rotary Web Site. We meet at the Saracen's Hotel every Thursday at 12.45pm, currently on-line only. Members are from a wide area around Dunmow and we always welcome new members.

International Service and Foundation


The international Service Committee is responsible for our international service, including raising funds for International Charities and Foundation. It organises member's visits and exchange programmes.

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Rotary Youth Competitions for 2020/21.


With NEW Young Musician Competition. Why not encourage your child or teenager to get creative this winter, during lockdown, with our Rotary Competitions for anyone aged 5-18?

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Rotary Rose Bowl Quiz


Annual Rotary Rose Bowl Quiz - This year held on Zoom

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Tree planting


Planting of commemorative Rowan trees alongside Rosemary Lane.

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Community Service


The Community Service Committee is responsible for organising events to give direct service to the community OR to raise funds for community groups and charities. Examples include: Father Christmas collections & Community Concerts.

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Monthly Newsletter


A monthly newsletter to update everyone on Dunmow Rotary activities.

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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 Rotary 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 5-17

Young Environmentalist Age 7-17 

Young Musician 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, Apr 22nd 2021 12:45 pm

Weekly conference call meeting from home


Weekly club meeting - Conference call..
Guest speaker: Tracy Wise - Origin of Nursery Rhymes.

Fri, Apr 30th 2021 7:00 pm

Monthly Friday evening conference call meeting from home


Monthly Friday evening club meeting - Conference call..
Guest Speaker: David Williams - City of London guide.

Wed, May 5th 2021 4:00 pm

Council meeting on Zoom


Monthly council meeting - Conference call.

Thu, May 6th 2021 12:45 pm

Weekly conference call meeting from home - AGM


Weekly club meeting - Conference call - AGM.

Thu, May 13th 2021 12:45 pm

Weekly conference call meeting from home


Weekly club meeting - Conference call..
Speaker: Mike Best - Antarctica.

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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.

Volunteer Expo - The new national volunteering show


Rotary Action Groups support causes around the globe



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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