About us

Examples of our regular projects during each year:

Senior Citizen Function

Sea Festival & Lifeboat Day 

 Harwich Guy Carnival

Rudolph & Santa Collections

Supporting World Polio Day

Some of our previous event photographs are shown below, we hope these will be added to in the near future.

Link to videos of Seafestival/Lifeboat Day 2015 and 2016:



or : Try copy pasting this: https://mariafowlercouk.smugmug.com/Harwich-Sea-Festival-Lifeboat-/HarwichSeaFestivalLifeboat2016/i-Vb66hss/A - - > here and hit the play icon.  http://

Link to video of Guy Carnival 1993 and other years: https://youtu.be/COgKUK-UFEU

Programme of meetings and events 2016-17 see above slide PgID=525546&ClubID=1410 And see in 'Events/ What we do' above.

Seafestival / Lifeboat Day was on 31 July this year. Details are on our Seafestival Lifeboat day web site: http://www.harwichseafestival.co.uk/   Pictures and details are also on our SF/LD Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/HarwichSeaFestival, and will have links on 'whatsontendring' website.

Our Christmas collections were great again last year(2015) -thanks to all the helpers and donators ! Check out our Rudolph Facebook page for pictures. https://m.facebook.com/RudolphSantaHarwichRotary?refsrc=https%3A%2F%2Fm.facebook.com%2Ffbrdr%2F274%2F227414147390463%2F&_rdr  and Web site: https://rotaryrudolphsanta.wordpress.com/

We are planning on another great Guy carnival this year on 29 October (- the 162 nd  !)  Please see Guy Carnival Facebook site and Web site. These show pictures, results and how to make donations and see methods below) . : https://m.facebook.com/HarwichGuyCarnival  , Web site:  http://harwichguycarnival.co.uk/  and Tendring 'Whats On 'web site: http://www.whatsontendring.com/harwich-guy-carnival/4585818653    Newspaper stories: http://www.harwichandmanningtreestandard.co.uk/news/13950905.Guy_Carnival_parades_through_town_with_a_Halloween_twist/?ref=mr&lp=8.

The public pre Guy Carnival meeting was on 7th September 730pm at the Hanover inn Harwich. Link to notes from post meeting in January : http://www.rotary-ribi.org/clubs/page.php?PgID=563091&ClubID=1410                         

This has the History (from Chris Root) http://www.harwichanddovercourt.co.uk/guy-carnival/

Please make donations via our 'justgiving' mobile phone method for ANY EVENTS AND/OR JUST FOR US TO DISTRIBUTE TO LOCAL CHARITIES. : 

Alternatively we would be most grateful for any donations at any time directly to our Harwich Rotary account: contact us via below tab and we will give you the our Charity a/c No: and sort code  

To access funds for any Charity or Non Profit Organisation -Try the links Page above and it includes latest link to ' Harwich and Manningtree Standard Gannett Fund '. Other options are discussed at forums and Newsletters from Community Voluntary Services:http://www.cvstendring.org.uk/funding/funding-information.html

To ask for help that you are unable to obtain as above - please write with full details to our current Rotary Club President -   c/o Harwich and Dovercourt Golf Club, Dovercourt and /or use the contact button below. 

Latest Newsletter: see in 'Featured Page' above.

Our short web address: harwich.rotaryweb.org

Our Club has a Facebook page as well - please visit and post comments and suggestions! :  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Rotary-Club-of-Harwich-Dovercourt/358368964216697

Pictures of previous Sea Festivals, Christmas collections, Guy Carnivals etc.! : http://www.flickr.com/photos/mariafowlercouk/sets/72157632290766986/with/7701400968/ 


We meet at: 6 for 6:30 PM on Mondays, at the Harwich and Dovercourt Golf Club, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex.

Reception of visitors:               as per club rota

Club President: 2018-19            Mr Nigel Barnard

Secretary:                                   Mr John Wade

Club Number: 552                      Chartered on 14 June 1946

District: 1240 RIBI

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We meet on Mondays at 1830-19-00

(Not Bank Holidays) Station Road
CO12 3PJ  01255 504952

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