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Rotary Club of Chestfield - 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.

Rotary Supports Carers UK

If you are a carer and need help or support you should contact Carers UK for assistance.



Following our successful Christmas Collections of Clothing & Bedding for the Homeless, our Tool Collections for TWAM and Disability Equipment at various times throughout the year we are now offering a "Contact to Collect" service all year round.


Charity Xmas Food & Clothing Collections

Our annual event to collect food and clothing etc for those less fortunate than ourselves at Christmas


About us

Presidents Address 2020/21

Welcome to the Rotary club of Chestfield.

I have taken over as president for the first 6 months of 2021 and will be handing over to Lesley at our handover meeting on 24th June.

Its been and still is a very taxing year with covid 19, and all we can do as a club is to keep in touch with each other as much as possible, until we can all meet for breakfast again.

We as a club have not forgotten our charities both in the UK and further afield,all who have, and still are suffering, with covid 19. 

Locally Canterbury Food bank and Catching Lives have received food and clothing from our Christmas collection, and internationally Shelter boxes and the Polio campaign are just 2 of our charities we are helping as much as possible.

Should you like to see how we operate at the moment we are holding regular Zoom meetings so you can see how we operate under these testing times. 

Please contact myself on 07548268640 for further information on our Club.

I look forward to seeing you soon. 

Paul Hook-Overy

President 2021 (Jan - June)

Please Join Us at One of Our Meetings

We meet every Thursday morning for breakfast (7.15 for 7.30am) at Chestfield Golf Club (see details on the right hand column). Please be sure to check out our latest news below as well as our extensive photo galleries.

Did You Know?

Chestfield is a village close to the north Kent coast and is close to Whitstable.

Chestfield Golf Club is reputed to have the oldest golf clubhouse in the world - not only does the Clubhouse date back to before the dawn of the 15th Century, but it is believed to be the oldest building in the world in use as a Golf Clubhouse. It was originally part of the Chestfield Manor, which was recorded in the Domesday Book.

We are linked with the Chestfield Parish Council, with whom we work on joint projects.

We have established, with the co-operation of Kent College, an Rotary Interactor Club at Kent College for their students to join and provide an avenue for service to the community at home and abroad by raising funds for various Charity projects. Formed in February 2012 they change members every year and have between 20-30 at any one time from a wide range of backgrounds putting their enthusiasm to good use. One event they are supporting is the eradication of Polio, a project Rotary has championed and funded relentlessly world wide, as well as many other ventures which they choose each year.

For more information on Interactors at Kent College go to www.kentcollege.com or email kcinteractors@kentcollege.co.uk

 Latest News- See Meeting & Event tab for more detail

21st May 2022 - Charity Barn Style Dance

13th November 2021 - Charity Quiz Night

10th September 2021 - Charity Golf Day

6th August 2021 - Stall at Whitstable Harbour Day

24th June 2021 - Assembly and Handover Night

27th May 2021 - AGM Meeting

3rd April 2021 - Easter Bunny Parade

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Rotary Supports Carers UK

Sun, Nov 8th 2020 1:53 pm - 3:53 pm Wed, Jun 30th 2021

Rotary Supports Carers UK

If you are a carer and need help or support you should contact Carers UK for assistance.

Wed, Jan 27th 2021 11:15 am - 1:15 pm Wed, Jun 30th 2021

Thank You for NHS Staff

Members and Friends of Rotary Club of Chestfield are making and delivering home made cakes etc to Staff at NHS Hospitals to say "Thank You" for everything you are doing.


Thu, Mar 4th 2021 7:30 am

General Meeting


Thu, Mar 11th 2021 7:30 am

General Meeting

Thu, Mar 18th 2021 7:30 am

Business Meeting

Thu, Mar 25th 2021 7:30 am

General Meeting

Thu, Apr 1st 2021 7:30 am

General Meeting

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Thursdays at 07:15 for 07-30am
(We meet in the evening at 7pm for 7-30pm once per quarter. Please check with Lesley as some meetings are now being held at different venues till Covid is over. All Guests or visitors please contact Lesley Robertson on lesleyann.robertson@gmail.com )
Chestfield Golf Club
103 Chestfield Road, Chestfield, Whitstable, Kent


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