Community and Vocational

Some of our activities:


Club members helping at the Alzheimer's Day Centre


Refurbishment of the Alzheimer's Society's Day Centre in Harraby

Members of the Rotary Club of Carlisle Castle, Carlisle South and employees of Barclays Bank helped refurbished the Alzheimer's Society's Day Centre in October 2011 - see report left for more pictures and report.

Walking the way to Health

Bel and Wendy helped out on the day supporting Radio Cumbria and Carlisle City Council - see report at left of screen for photos.


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Tools for Self Reliance

more Supporting an awareness day in Carlisle City Centre for the charity Tools for Self Reliance

Getting ready for marshalling duties. I wonder how messy they will get?

Eden Valley Hospice Colour Run 2016

more Helping out at the 2016 Eden Valley Hospice 2016 Colour Run

Rickerby Park Litter Pick

more Club members got involved in a community litter pick in Rickerby Park and Stanwix.

Margaret and a handful of the 200+ members of the Rotary Club of Singapore at a meeting in downtown Singapore.

Club Member Visits the Rotary Club of Singapore

more On a recent holiday to the Southern Hemisphere, Margaret Scott, contacted the Rotary Club of Singapore, and attend one of their business meetings. Their club has 200+ members.

Tour of Britain

more President Andrew and fellow Rotarian Tom were joined by The Tour of Britain mascot, ToBi, at the start of Stage 2 - Lake District Stage Carlisle to Kendal, 186.6km on Monday 16th Sept 2013

Altzheimers Memory Walk 2013

more Rotarians and friends gather to marshal the Memory Walk in Carlisle for the Altzheimers Charity. The sun shone and around 100 walkers enjoyed a walk around Bitts Park and along the River Eden whilst raising over £1000 through sponsorship.

Talkin Tarn Duathlon

more Marshalling at the Annual Talkin Tarn Duathlon

Brian collecting litter

Litter Collection

more A Spring Clean along one of the main routes into Carlisle known as Rotary Way resulted in nearly 200 bags of litter being collected. An excellent result with encouragement from passing drivers tooting their support.

Technology Day for Secondary Schools

more Some of our members assisted with judging and general support duties at a Technology Day organised and run by the Rotary Club of Carlisle South on Fri 15th March 2013.

Helping Out At Calvert Trust Rotary Week 2013

more Members of the club helped out at the Calvert Trust Rotary Week 2013

Best Cooperative Project

more We have been presented with a Rotary International Award for Best Cooperative Project, jointly with the Rotary Club of Brampton & Longtown for the Community Engagement Conference below.

Cumbrian Run Half Marathon

more In 2008 and 2009 we helped out at the Cumbrian Run. Members acted as marshals along the route. One of our members Andrew B ran in the 2009 event.

World Record Tree Planting

more Attempt at a world record for the number of trees being planted in an hour and was coordinated by the BBC. December 2009

Walking the way to health

more Walking the Way to Health with Carlisle City Council and CSV