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Rotary Club of Ripon Rowels - 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.

Army Benevolent Fund

Seen in the photograph is David Jeffels, Chairman of NYCC, together with Chris Cook, President of Ripon Rowels Rotary Club, presenting a cheque for £12,500 to Lt. Col Steve Bostock of the Personal Recovery Unit at the garrison.


Stroke Awareness Day - 2017 is on Saturday 22nd April

Each year in April our Club organises a day on the market place where anyone can have their blood pressure checked by qualified medical people. This is free. The aim is to make people aware of any possible high blood pressure which could lead to a stroke.


2017 Bonfire and Firework Display

The 2017 bonfire was held on 3rd November at Ripon Racecourse. Look forward to 2nd Nov 2018.


About us


Handover July 2017. Our new President John McGrath on the right with President Elect Mauro Arcidiacono on the right.


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To attend our meetings please contact  Assistant Club Secretary  Peter Smyth on 01765 603184 in advance of the meeting.


  The Ripon Rowel Walk book has been completely reprinted with  Ordnance Survey Maps and is    

available by sending a cheque to : 

  Rotary Club of Ripon Rowels

D Harrison

C/O  24 South Grange Road

Ripon HG4 2NH


At a cost of  £8.50 inc.P&P

Cloth badges are available at £2.00 inc P&P

Unfortunately we have no facilities to take payment other than by cheque or cash.

Cheques payable to Rotary Club of Ripon Rowels


We are also featured on the long distance walkers association website



Our Bonfire website www.riponcitybonfire.org

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Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Tuesday 20th March 19.30

Swaledale Mountain Rescue

Venue Golden Lion

Tuesday 27th March 19.30

Ladies Night Ripon Community Poppy Project

Hazel Barker and Stuart Martin

Tuesday 3rd April

No Meeting

Easter Public Holiday-Secretary away

Tuesday 10th April 19.30

Club Annual General Meeting

Venue Golden Lion (secretary Away)

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Rotary News

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Rotary supporting young people

Rotary on the brink of polio history

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

The Golden Lion
69-70 Allhalowgate 
We meet on Tuesdays at 7.30 for 8pm
The Golden Lion
69-70 Allhalowgate
HG4 1LE   -- To attend contact Club Secretary on 01765 658101 or email milnerathome@btinternet.com