Major Event management and support

Several thousand attend Borderland Rotary events

Borderland Mountain Bike Challenge

A major event every May in the cycling calender, is run by Borderland Rotary.  The unique course covers 22 miles over the mountain foothills and is based on the hamlet of Rhiwlas, West of Oswestry.



22 miles is the big challenge but there is also the 6 mile Family course. 

For entry details click here  (from 3 months before)



The main beneficiaries have been the Air Ambulances

 See the Report - 2023 Challenge



Oswestry Fireworks

On the Saturday close to Bonfire night, a great evening is enjoyed by the community, particularly families.  Thousands come to enjoy a fantastic display in safety.  Borderland Rotary work in partnership with others to bring this about.  The evening is taken up with reception, public safety and crowd control.

For more - click on the "Bonfire Fireworks" [ More>>] button

Oswestry Christmas Parade

A major event for the town, which brings in crowds from miles around.  The fun celebration at the start of the Christmas season is on the first Saturday in December.  The responsibility and massive organisation is by Borderland Rotary.


Don't miss it !

The first Saturday in December 

11.00 am to 12.30 pm

For more - click on the "Christmas Parade"[More>>] button


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MAJOR EVENTS sub-pages:

Mountain Bike Challenge

more Borderland Mountain Bike Challenge

High Fireworks in a super display

Oswestry Town Fireworks

more The Oswestry Town Fireworks Display

Oswestry Christmas Parade  Marching Band

Christmas Parade

more Oswestry Christmas Parade Saturday 2nd December 2023