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My name is Laurie Wakeham and I am President of the Forest of Blean Rotary Club for the year running from 1st July 2020. Our club provides friendship and fellowship through a varied social programme, whilst also helping our community wherever we can and raising funds for local charities.
Our members, both men and women, come from a large area around Canterbury. We meet on Monday evenings at Boughton Golf Club for a meal and usually a guest speaker but, of course, at the moment this cannot take place and so our meetings are being held via Zoom.
Although we had planned many fundraising events over this coming year (for example a Classic Car Show, a Barn Dance and a Quiz), they have had to be put on hold. We do, however hope to raise money in some innovative ways to support The Pilgrim’s Hospice and other local causes. Our planned annual trip to take some of the Canterbury Young Carers to the pantomime at the Marlowe Theatre may also not be possible this coming winter but will certainly resume in 2022.
Our club continues to flourish but we are always happy to accept new members who wish to make a difference to the local community. If you feel you would like to join our very friendly club then you can get in touch by sending an email to us on our contact page, click here and select Membership, or to learn more first, read ‘Are You a Perennial?’. We hope you are persuaded to come and join us.
Laurie Wakeham

"Service above Self"

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Sat, Jan 30th 2021 7:00 pm

Shelterbox Quiz Night 29 Jan 2021


Our annual fundraising event has been cancelled.

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Mon, Feb 1st 2021 8:00 pm

Vulcan XH558 The Last Flying Vulcan Bomber


by Flt. Lt. Paddy Langdon (RAF Retired).
Paddy flew the Vulcan from 1969, its commencement of service, until 1976. Zoom.

Mon, Feb 8th 2021 8:00 pm

Operation Kingfisher - Policing the Broadwater Farm Estate


by Arthur Ambrose ex Metropolitan Police Officer. Zoom.

Valentine's party

Mon, Feb 15th 2021 7:30 pm

Valentine's party


Cancelled.

Mon, Feb 15th 2021 8:00 pm

Our Very Own Marlowe Theatre Pantomime Dame - Ben Roddy.


Behind the scenes stories. Zoom.

Mon, Feb 22nd 2021 8:00 pm

Talk: Phil Relph, Canterbury Academy


The meeting will be held by Zoom.

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Mondays at 19:00 for 19:30
(Due to Covid-19 we are holding weekly virtual meetings, organised by the Club Secretary.)
Boughton Golf Club, Brickfield Lane, Boughton, Faversham, Canterbury, Kent


ME13 9AJ  01227 751414

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