The Rotary Club of Abergavenny is an active and vibrant Club where members like to enjoy their membership and have fun while working to benefit the community and those less fortunate than others.
The Membership and Social Committee is responsible for deciding on and organising a range of social events each year for members, their partners and guests to enjoy. In addition to weekly lunches or dinners for members and a monthly dinner with partners (usually including an after-dinner speaker), other social events enjoyed by the Club include:-
The Committee is also responsible for identifying and inviting prospective members to attend Club meetings (as guests of the Club) and apply for membership of the Club.
more Weekend visit to our twin Rotary Club in France (St Peray Tournon).
more Weekend visit by the Rotary Club of Abergavenny to the Rotary Club of Enniscorthy in Ireland
more Tour of Thatchers Cider farm with tasting, followed by attendance at the evening meeting of the Rotary Club of Wrington Vale.
more Clive Howells exchanges banners at a Rotary Club in Florida during a recent visit to the USA.
more Annual cricket match with a team made up from members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny plus family and friends.
more 34 members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny travelled to Switzerland to visit the Rotary Club of Payerne - La Broye. 29 members of the Rotary Club of St Peray Tournon in France also be attended the weekend event.
more Day trip to the National Railway Museum in Swindon (1 page below this)
more The Presidential Handover for 2015 was held at the Angel Hotel in Abergavenny.
more Several members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny attended the dinner.
more Crickhowell Rotary Christmas Ball held at The Manor, Crickhowell.
more Dinner at The Angel Hotel in Abergavenny
more 7.30pm The second round of the Rotary quiz was held in Abertillery. Our team (Les Beckett, Chris Breakwell and David Yendoll put up a good fight but in the end were beaten by Abertillery, who now proceed to the next round.
more 6pm Rotary group visit to see "High Society" performed at the Borough Theatre in Abergavenny, followed by supper at The Brasseria.
more Handover Tea and Dance 4pm until late (Details to follow)
more 7.30pm Entertainment: "Mr and Mrs" competition.
more (Details to be confirmed)
more 6.45pm. A "Murder Mystery Evening" at the Monmouthshire Golf Club
more Rotarians and partners from the Rotary Clubs of St Peray Tournon and Payerne La Broye visited Abergavenny for a weekend of fun and fellowship between the three clubs.
more Inter Club Golf Tournament, held at the Monmouthshire Golf Club.
more Day trip to Bletchley Park by coach, including a guided tour and lunch. Departing early morning from Crickhowell (6.50am) and Abergavenny and arriving back at around 7.30pm.
more Annual Progressive Dinner.
more The Rotary Club of Abergavenny celebrates its diamond anniversary by holding a ball at the Manor Hotel in Crickhowell.
more Paul Harris Awards were presented to Kendall Broadbank, Alan Long and Iorwerth James at the diamond anniversary ball held at the Lamb and Flag in Abergavenny.
more Club officers attending and taking part in Rotary District Assembly at Swansea Metropolitan University
more 45 club members, partners and guests enjoyed a guided tour of the wonderful house of Kentchurch Court followed by dinner in the dining room.
more 7.30pm Speaker: Frank Olding.
more Rotarians say farewell to staff at The Hill in Abergavenny immediately prior to its closure at the end of August 2009. [The Hill was the venue for the Club's weekly meetings prior to the closure].
more Supper at La Brasserie at 6pm before joining the audience at the Borough Theatre for the start of the show at 7pm
more John Bannon (sponsor), Patrick Foy (new member) and Brian Roussel (President Elect) pictured immediately after the induction of Patrick Foy as a new member of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny.
more Lionel Elton was inducted as a new member of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny at the lunchtime meeting of the Club of the 4th July 2011. President Brian Roussel is pictured welcoming Lionel into membership of the Club after the induction ceremony.
more 7.30pm Potential members evening. Eight local people who are interested in the possibility of joining the Rotary Club of Abergavenny attended this evening meeting of the Club to find out more about membership.
more Past President Gareth Davies congratulates Brian Roussel on becoming President of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny for 2011/2012.
more Nick Simpson presenting a painting of the Abergavenny Steam Rally to Andre Jourdan, President of the Rotary Club of St Peray Tournon.
more Gareth DAvies, newly inaugurated President of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny for 2010/2011, congratulates Brian Roussel on becoming President Elect.
more 6pm at the Abergavenny Petanque Club in Bailey Park, Abergavenny. Social evening of Petanque followed by a buffet.
more Brian Roussel (President) and John Bannon (new member sponsor) are pictured with Keith Davies immediately after the induction ceremony at the Monmouthshire Golf Club.
more 7pm BBQ in the barn. Dress code: "The British on holiday"
more Barrie Jackson hands over the Presidency of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny to Alex Taylor.
more Don Rossiter hands over the Presidency of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny to David Hassall.
more Members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny visit the twinned Rotary Club of Le Mans in France.
more Members of the Rotary Club of Le Mans Scarron visit the Rotary Club of Abergavenny.
more Mike Kneath receives his Paul Harris Fellowship award at a Rotary meeting. Presenting the award is President Clive Howells.
more Scanned copies of notes regarding the arrangements for and involvement in twiining visits between the two clubs from about 1974 until 1990.
more Members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny visit the Rotary Club of Le Mans Scarron.
more President Mike Kneath hands over to the incoming President, John Bannon and President Elect Anthony Davies.
more President John Bannon and his wife Judith host a party in their garden after the formal handover lunch.
more Annual Rotary Club BBQ (September 2004)
more Three Rotarians (Mike Kneath, Barrie Jackson and Brian Roussel) and their wives represented Abergavenny at the Disrict Conference in Torquay.
more Martin Love (President Elect) and Keith Davies (new member sponsor) are pictured with Martin Phillips during the induction ceremony at the Monmouthshire Golf Club.
more A selection of photographs taken by Rotarian Anthony Davies and his wife Dawn during their visit to the Rotary Club and town of Echuca Moama in Australia.
more John Bannon and Gareth Davies won the Rotary South Wales District golf competition in 2011. The were joined by Ti9m Reardon-Smith in the national finals, where they put up a good performance but were unable to produce a winning round.
more Club members and friends met at different club members houses for the starter and main course of the "Progressive Supper" before finishing at a church hall for dessert, coffee and discussion of the "culinary delights" enjoyed throughout the evening.
more Early evening meal at La Brassaria followed by a concert at the Borough Theatre given by "Elvis" (aka Rotarian Keith Davies) in aid of charity.
more Clive Howells is inducted as the new President of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny at the Handover lunch held at the Angel Hotel.
more Presidential Handover lunch at the Angel Hotel in Abergavenny commencing at 12.30pm.