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Rotary Club of Ringwood - 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.

Christmas Eve in The Market Place

Carols & the arrival of Father Christmas in the Market Place, Ringwood


About us

Welcome to the



The Rotary Club of Ringwood was founded in 1947 and is part of Rotary International, a worldwide   organisation with 1.2 million members of 32000  clubs in over 200 countries. In the U K there are 1800 clubs with c. 50,000 members.

We are a dual gender, active and friendly club of local business and professional people and aim to encourage service to the community, promotion of high ethical standards in business and the cultivation of friendship between individuals both home and abroad.

If you are interested in our community - and beyond - we would welcome you to come and join us. Explore some of the activities in which we have been involved by clicking on the "What We Do" link at the top of this page.

It is remarkable what can be achieved throughout the auspices of Rotary worlwide.

You have an opportunity to participate in projects that can make a difference on a local, national and international level with our comprehensive meetings, social events and exchanges with our twin clubs in France and Germany.

Explore our website to find out more - or - use the 'CONTACT' tab in the heading.

Twinned with the Rotary Clubs of :-

        Pont Audemer,                                           Oberhausen

       Normandy, France                                   North-Rhine Westphalia,





Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Saturday 23rd February 19.00

Annual Charity Quiz

Annual Quiz at St Leonards & St Ives Village Hall to test those little grey cells!

Tuesday 26th February 12.30

Lunch - General Meeting

Tuesday 5th March 17.00

Council at Greyfriars

Tuesday 5th March 19.00

Community Network Meeting

An update on the Community Network, to be attended by the network organisations who have signed up.


Tuesday 12th March 12.45

Frugal Lunch - Speaker Alan Hollands

Tuesday 19th March 18.30

'The John Thornton Young Achievers Foundation' A Talk by Peter Thornton

Peter Thornton will be giving a talk on 'The John Thornton Young Achievers Foundation' which was established in 2008 to honour the memory of Ferndown resident John Thornton, a Royal Marine who was tragically killed in Afghanistan whilst on active duty.

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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.

Family Rotary club use skills to kick-start local charities

Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

Greyfriars Community Centre, 44 Christchurch Road, Ringwood We meet on Tuesdays at 12.30(2nd&4th) 18.15(1st&3rd)
(5th Tuesday in Month see programme)
Greyfriars Community Centre, 44 Christchurch Road, Ringwood BH24 1DW  01425 472613

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