Countdown to: World Polio Day - Sat 24th Oct at 01.00

24th October is World Polio Day. Rotary Clubs all over will be making the public aware of the success in eradicating polio in most countries.

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Rotary Club of Burntisland & Kinghorn - 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.

'What we do'


School Events, Sport & Fellowship, Environmental, Supporting Young People,Local Support, International Projects and Medical Charities.

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Burns Supper


Winners of Burns Recitation competition from Primary Schools in Burntisland & Kinghorn. Grace Moncur from Kinghorn primary school entertained us with a recitation of "Scots Wha Hay" and Tony Gemmell from Burntisland primary school with "A Red Red Rose".

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"Building lit up Purple "


For the first time ever the Adam Smith Theatre Building, Kirkcaldy will be lit up in a purple hue to celebrate "World Polio Day"

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"Working with the Community"


"New Rotarian on the Block"

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October 2020 Newsletter


.News from the Club

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'Yard Sale'


Success of first fundraiser since lockdown

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About us

Welcome from Burntisland and Kinghorn Rotary Club

Chartered 29th June 1982

Burntisland is a town and former Royal Burgh in Fife, Scotland on the Firth of Forth. It is known locally for its sandy blue flag beach, the 15th Century Rossend Castle, and its traditional summer fair and Highland Games day. To the north of the town a hill called The Binn is a landmark of the Fife coastline; a volcanic plug from the same volcano as the Edinburgh Castle Rock, it rises 193m (632ft) above sea level. Burntisland has a population of 5,667 and is a Fairtrade Town.


Photo by E. Bowie.

Kinghorn (Gaelic: Ceann Gronna) is a Burgh in Fife, Scotland.A sea side resort with two beaches, Kinghorn Beach and Pettycur Bay, plus a fishing port, it stands on the north shore of the Firth of Forth opposite Edinburgh. Known as the place where King Alexander the 111 of Scotland died, it lies on the A921 Road and the Fife Coastal Path. Kinghorn railway station is on the Edinburgh to Aberdeen and Fife Circle railway lines and lines.


We welcome Rotarian and non Rotarian guests to join us on a Tuesday evening in  The Sand Hotel, Burntisland - 6.15pm                                                                                                                                     Charity Number: SC026105

'Come and join us'


The Club has suspended all weekly meetings at the Sands Hotel for the time being due to the COVID-19 virus. We have now have all our meetings online via the Zoom App. If you are interested in joining our informal Tuesday evening meetings on Zoom, please use the contact button at the top of this page to contact Secretary Mike for a meeting link, or message us on our Facebook page any time we meet on Zoom at 6.45pm. Come and join us for a chat and laugh with Rotary friends we would be delighted to see you.

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Purple 4 Polio Contest

Sat, Oct 10th 2020 12:00 am - 5:00 pm Thu, Nov 5th 2020

Purple 4 Polio Contest


We are looking for the most family friendly, original and fun photos od something purple to celebrate the Rotary purple 4 Polio campaign and World Polio Day on October the 24th. To enter please view our Facebook page.

World Polio Day

Sat, Oct 24th 2020 1:00 am - 10:00 am Sun, Oct 25th 2020

World Polio Day


24th October is World Polio Day. Rotary Clubs all over will be making the public aware of the success in eradicating polio in most countries.

Sat, Oct 24th 2020 4:31 pm - 9:00 am Sun, Oct 25th 2020

"Building lit up Purple "


For the first time ever the Adam Smith Theatre Building, Kirkcaldy will be lit up in a purple hue to celebrate "World Polio Day"

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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 Tuesdays at 18.30 for 18.45
(COVID 19 meeting change: Zoom meetings every Tuesday at 6.30pm Contact Secretary for link- visitors welcome.)
Burntisland Sands Hotel
Lochies Road
Burntisland

KY3 9JX  01592 872230

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