Administration, Public Relations and the website

This Committee tries to ensure weekly meetings run smoothly, arranges events both fund-raising and social, seeks ways to publicise activities and maintains the website. Reports on activities follow below, although they will often feature on the homepage.


Administration, Public Relations and the website sub-pages:

Special General meeting

more Election of Club officials for the coming year

Tuesday meeting

more Joint meeting at Headingley Golf Club, meet at Horsforth Golf Club to share transport at 11.45 a.m.

68th Charter Evening

more Guest speaker Veronica Bird

68th Annual Charter Dinner

more Guest speaker Veronica Bird O.B.E. Born in Barnsley as one of nine children, spent 35 years as a Prison Officer/Governor including Governor at Armley Jail

Gnomes with a view 'Looking at these energetic walkers I think we're far too old for Rotary!'

Annual Sponsored Charity Walk

more Leeds Trinity University's Hayley Cook completed the walk and took pictures along the way of an area new to her. This is her view of the day.

Discussing the finer points

The best and worst of cricket

more 65 Aireborough Rotarians and friends made it to the Headingley Test to see a truncated rain affected day's play resulting in an overwhelming England win.

Proud Poms

more Report on the first International Annual Quiz with the Unley Club

Board meeting

more Agenda and minutes will have been circulated. Venue Horsforth Golf Club

Rapt attention

Social media training at Trinity University

more 20 Rotarians and inner Wheel members from Aireborough recently learned how to use Facebook and Twitter with a social media session at Leeds Trinity University

Parents' invite is great success for Nomads

more Chance to meet parents of Ocean Trust/RYLA participants + young dressage rider Izzy Palmer

Aireborough does festive

more What the well dressed Rotarians, Inner Wheel members and guests were wearing in 2014 and how they enjoyed themselves - yes really!

Raise funds for the Club for free by shopping online

more By shopping online you can earn the Club funds for free! To get started you need to sign up by following the simple steps at Club of Aireborough. Each time you shop it won't cost you a penny to earn the Club funds.

Concentration all round

Rufford Park welcomes careful bowlers

more Another good social event where choosing the team name was far more important than the position on the leaderboard.....for some!

The Great American Songbook receives praise all round

more BBC 2's Frank Renton returned to conduct the Hepworth Band in a show entitled 'the Great American Songbook' music and words from American theatre and cinema productions of the years 1930-1990. Vocal soloist was Iben Maersk 'Danish singing sensation'.

Prelude to a release of energy

The Scarborough Picture Show

more Aireborough's Got talent part 3

President Bill Braker, Mavis Martin from our twin Club - Unley, Adelaide and Mark Arthur, Chief Executive Officer, Yorkshire CCC

Yorkshire CCC and the vision of Headingley future

more There was a good crowd thronging the boundary when Mark Arthur made his debut in the Rotary arena. In an assured performance he spoke frankly about current problems but put forward short and long term solutions with the main aim Test cricket long term.

Bridging the continents

more Jerry Casburn and his wife Briony brought greetings from the Unley Club in Adelaide and gave a splendid presentation on the many features of their District 9520. The slide 'Australia is really a BIG country' told it all.

President in waiting

Fewston/Swinsty the four day walk

more 21 walkers + 4 dogs completed our annual walk this year, choosing their times carefully after last year's deluge. All were well supported and we look forward to hearing this year's sponsorship total.

The day that the rains came down

more Our first attempt at supporting the Rawdon Fun Day fell foul of atrocious weather. One could only feel massive sympathy for the organisers who had worked so hard to design a programme for the expected sizeable crowd ....Downhearted yes but we'll be back!

Tony Scaife, Barry Mills and Bill Braker confidently face the future

Presidential handover July 2014

more July 1st's saw Outgoing President Bill Braker handing on the ceremonial chain of office with all its attendant promise to our Incoming President Barry Mills. He in turn passed on the President Elect's ribbon and medal to Tony Scaife.

Aireborough Nomads meeting

more Regular Nomads meeting concentrating on the Great Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday 20 April at Rodley Nature Reserve: plans, rotas, Tombola prizes and egg boxes

The adventure begins

Hall for one

more Brian Hall's one man show enlisted the help of volunteers from the audience and invaluable visual aids produced by the talented Carol.

The whole ensemble following Friday night's shindig

Scarborough Conference 2013

more Set of pictures attempting to reflect Aireborough's wholehearted participation in this year's conference!

French flavour for upcoming March social evening

more 'Via voice, piano and accordion ENCORE!, Maggi Stratford and Daniel Bowater,conjure up the atmosphere of the french cafe-cabaret with familiar songs, sung in French but interwoven with histories and explanations......a beautiful and amazing performance.'

Scarborough 2012

more 34 turned up from Aireborough to enjoy all aspects of the District Conference though at times they wrote their own script

Meat Pie's Birthday

more Faith supper at the home of Brian and Carol Hall to celebrate Meat Pie's 60th birthday

Bowls evening 2012

more Rufford Park Bowls Club hosted this popular annual event featuring scoring challenges for the many teams competing

Caring for Life and Bowls Night social events

more August's evening meeting took Club members to the Granary Cafe in a former 17th century barn at Caring for Life, a project helped by Club donations. Two weeks later was Bowls Night at Rufford Park Bowling Club testing ourselves against fiendish targets.

Report for A.G.M. 2012 from Club P.R. and website committee

more P.R. and website committee's report to 2012 A.G.M.

Administration Committee report to A.G.M. 01.05.2012

more Report presented to Club Annual General Meeting from Administration Committee

Morrisons and Charity Shop 3 - 5 May

more OurRotary Week effort saw us raise £216 at our Morrisons collection follwed by £429 at the Shop - totalling £645 for Polio Plus and Club funds

Events for 2010/11


President Philip with Assistant Governor Anita and Tim Wyatt, broadcaster and presenter

56th Charter Dinner

more The celebration of the Rotary Club of Aireborough's Charter.



Presidential handover - July 2011


Decking the Halls for Christmas

more A far cry from Christmas 2012 as come dressed festively hits the target

Bowls evening 2011

more On this Social Event members also took time out to remember Roy Barker presenting his Past President's medal to his wife Sue.

Annual Brass Band Concert

more Frank Renton of 'Listen to the band' will be making his annual visit to Yeadon Town Hall conducting the Hepworth Band. Tickets £10 from Norman Gledhill 0113 2502164, proceeds in aid of local and military charities.

Harry shines and Frank to follow

more 58th Charter was a great success but the Band Concert will also blow them away

Conductor and band taking the plaudits

Top fund-raiser 2011

more Frank Renton PHF and the Hepworth Band delivered once again helping raise funds for Rotary through their sterling performances