Christmas Tree Festival at the Bourne Methodist Church 29th and 30th November 2014

Sat, Nov 29th 2014 at 12:00 am- Sun, Nov 30th 2014 - 12:00 am

Yet another successful Christmas Tree Festival.Our tree named "The Rotary Tree of Wishes", was one of 50+ trees provided by local clubs, schools and charitable organisations. We handed out scores of little "Bags of Wishes that we made earlier.


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Bourne Christmas Festival and Lights Switch-On 3rd December 2016

more On a chilly day, we were all hands-on working our Tombola and Glitter Tattoos stall. All proceeds will be donated to worthwhile Rotary Charities that will benefit from all our efforts. Thank to all our helpers and supporters.

Sunday Afternoon Cream Tea 12th March 2017

more Another very successful event held in the Bourne Abbey Church Hall attended by 80 people who enjoyed a scrumptious selection of sandwiches, cakes, pastries and refreshments. All proceeds will go to The Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance and the Rotary Charity.

Stroke Awareness Blood Pressure Monitoring Day.

more We will meet in Sainsbury's Bourne in readiness for starting at 10.00am. Jo Sunner, a therapist and Principal of the Bourne Osteopath Clinic has kindly agreed to take and record the blood pressures.

Crocus and Daffodils in Bloom 15th March 2017

more A display of our daffodil and crocus bulbs planted in Bourne town. The purple crocus are a symbol of the Rotary International programme to eradicate polio in the world, and Rotarians with the help of other organisations have nearly achieved this goal.

Fashion Show at the Bourne Youth Centre 7:00pm prompt for 7:30pm.start

more Following previous successful Fashion Shows in conjunction with Lincs Fashion, this is your opportunity again to view and purchase branded ladies clothing at discounted prices.

Our Rotary Christmas Tree of Wishes December 3rd and 4th 2016

more We displayed our "Rotary Tree of Wishes" along with 35 other trees from local organisations at the Bourne Methodist Church Christmas Tree Event. We show photographs of our tree (No. 28) along with a selection of other exhibits.

Bourne Christmas Lights and Fayre.

more We will be providing a Tombola Bottle Stall as in previous years. All donations of bottles of any sort most welcome for our charitable work please.

Supporting St. Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice.

more Last night Club President Sue Bullock (on the RHS of the photograph) presented a cheque for the sum of £215.50 to Janie McCormack representing St. Barnabas. The proceeds were raised at a recent Quiz Night - many thanks to everyone who supported us.

Guess the Value of theTrolley at Tesco, Bourne.

more Proceeds will be donated to a local family to help a young girl whose two young brothers have Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD), a life limiting condition. £50 Tesco gift card prize to the winner.

Annual Cream Tea Event at the Bourne Abbey Church Hall. All proceeds for St. Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice

more Tickets are £7.50 per Adult, £3.50 per child under 12, £20 per family ticket (2 adults & 2 children under 12) and available from Sue 01778 393 021, Janice 01778 440 733 or Jacky 01778 700 590. Please come along and enjoy a great event.

Christmas Tree of Wishes at Bourne Methodist Church on 28th and 29th November 2015

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Daffodil Bulb Planting in Bourne Town on November 15th 2015

more The blustery and drizzly weather did not deter us in planting many thousands of daffodil bulbs in Bourne town again this year. Many thanks to everyone who gave their time and energy to this event.

Bourne Christmas Festival and Lights Switch-On 28th November 2015

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Bourne Christmas Lights Switch-On Event Saturday 28th November 2015

more As usual there will be stalls and other activities. We will be acting as Marshalls for the day and have our own tombola Stall.

Annual daffodil bulb planting in Bourne

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Fashion Show at the Bourne Youth Centre 7:00pm prompt for 7:30pm.start

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Bourne Summer Festival 28th June 2015

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Fashion Show at the Bourne Youth Centre 23rd April 2015

more Thanks go to our models Serena, Charlotte and Jane, and all the "runners" who collected garments for the dressing rooms. Many branded named clothes were purchased amongst an audience of about 60 people.

Mothering Sunday Cream Tea Event on 15th March 2015

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Bourne Christmas Market

more Our tombola stall to be set-up from 9:00am. Road closure is 9:30am.Please advise Jacky for any updates on the advised manning rotas.

Our Tombola stall at the Bourne Christmas Market on 29th November 2014

more All hands to the pumps as we worked on our Tombola Stall at the Bourne Christmas Market on Saturday 29th November. We raised a sum of 380 pounds that will benefit local Bourne charities.

Workshop underway making Christmas Wish bags for the Christmas Tree Festival

more A working party enjoying an evening making up bags of Christmas Wishes to use at the Methodist Church Christmas Tree Festival on the 29th and 30th November 2014

Christmas Tree Festival at the Bourne Methodist Church

more A two day event covering Saturday 29th November from 10:00am to 7:00pm and Sunday from 12:00noon to 4:00pm. Alan covering Saturday, Ann and Don covering Sunday. More help would be appreciated please.

Daffodil Bulb Planting

more On Sunday morning in heavy rain, we all got thoroughly soaked planting hundreds of daffodil bulbs on the Bourne by-pass. Many thanks to Top Score Bulbs of Spalding who donated the bulbs and all our helpers on the day.

more Charity Bag Packing event to be held at our local Tesco Store in Bourne from 12.00noon until 4.00pm. Contact Jacky on 01778 700 590 or Alan on 01778 560 458 for more information.

Fashion Show 22nd September 2014

more Thanks to our models Serena, Charlotte and Jane, and all the "runners" who assisted, several thousand pounds of clothes were purchased. Held at the Bourne Youth Centre, a sum of £377 was raised for Rotary and local charities.

Fashion Show at Bourne Youth Centre 7:00pm - arranged by Sue Bullock

more This is a Monday evening Fashion Show and clothing clearance event open to the public. Venue - Bourne Youth Centre, Queens Road, Bourne. Tickets only £3, contact Jacky 07551 010080 or Sue 07506 502 922. All proceeds to Rotary and local charities

Daffodil bulb planting near the Bourne by-pass island.

more This is a Sunday event where we will meet in the usual place at 10:30am. Don't forget to bring your spades!!

Bourne Classic Car and Bike Show 22nd June 2014

more On Sunday 22nd June we set up our stall with 2 classic MGB sports cars and ran an automotive quiz in aid of our nominated charity Mencap. A cracking day - glorious weather, lots of people, entertainments all day and RAF fly-pasts.

Bourne Summer Carnival Event

more We will be running a tombola stall at this event from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Please contact Jacky Summers for the latest arrangements.

Blood Pressure Monitoring on Saturday 5th April 2014

more At our local Tesco store, we carried out free blood pressure monitoring checks for the public. Over a 2 hour period, 18 female and 10 male shoppers were monitored and we are pleased to report that there were no referrals to GP's

Know Your Blood Pressure Day

more With the help of a local nurse, we are providing a blood pressure monitoring service for members of the public. You will find us stationed outside the Bourne Tesco store in Angela and Kevan's touring camper van from 10:00am to 12:00noon.

The exquisite china and vintage accessories were provided by Alice Lily Vintage China and Accessory Hire - www.alicelilyvintage.com. Photographs are credited to Rob Seager and Alan Kaye.

Cream Tea Event in Bourne 23rd March 2014

more Our second 'Cream Tea' event was a great success, enjoyed by everyone who attended, and we raised a sum of 460 pounds for our local hospice charity St. Barnabas. Click 'read more' to see 16 more photos.

Our daffodils are giving a bright Spring display

Our daffodils in bloom on 16th March 2014 along the Bourne by-pass

more Our November bulb planting is now showing results

The winner of 'Guess the Value of the Trolley'

more The lucky winner of our 'Guess the Value of the Trolley' is Sue Deaton seen here receiving a Tesco voucher for 75 pounds from Club President Bryan Summers in the Bourne St. Barnabas shop.

Santa bringing lots of cheer to everyone as it tours the village of Thurlby

Santa's Christmas Sleigh, December 2012

more Club members helping Bourne Lions with their Christmas Sleigh as it toured Bourne and surrounding villages during December 2012.

The team pose after planting 6 nets of daffodil bulbs on the grassed verges of Bourne By-Pass

Daffodil Bulb Planting in Bourne on Sunday 3rd November 2013

more A group of us plant 6 large nets of daffodil bulbs on the Bourne By-Pass verges on Sunday 3rd November 2013

One of the foodbank sessions attended by club members Christine and Alan

Foodbank event held at the Tesco Store in Bourne on 6th July 2013

more One of the Foodbank sessions attended by club members Christine and Alan

On a wet Saturday morning, we set up a camper van in Bourne Market and approximately 60 members of the public took advantage of  free blood pressure monitoring by our resident nurse.

Stroke Awareness Day Saturday 28th April 2012

more On a wet Saturday morning, we set up a camper van in Bourne Market and approximately 60 members of the public took advantage of free blood pressure monitoring by our resident nurse.

Tables are presented Ritz Style with china kindly sponsored by Alice Lilly Vintage China

Public Afternoon Tea Event on Sunday 17th March 2013.

more Sunday afternoon Tea Event held in the Bourne Conservative Hall. All proceeds were for the local Youth Charity called 'Not All Bad'

We are ready and waiting for the customers

Bourne Christmas Market Stall 1st December 2012

more We are here again with our tombola bottle stall raising money for charity

Mike counting the money and Sue shuffling the tickets.

Tombola Stall at the Bourne Christmas Market on Saturday 30th November 2013

more On Saturday 30th November 2013, our Tombola Stall at the Bourne Christmas Market raised £400 for charity - a sincere thank you to all who supported us.

Bulb Planting - November 15th 2009

more A fine bright but windy Sunday saw members out planting bulbs. we look forward to a good show in spring

Christmas Tree Festival - Bourne Methodist Church, Christmas 2009

more Christmas Tree Festival Christmas 2009

Christmas Tree Festival in Bourne Methodist Church, December 2011

more We are blue and gold on the left hand side of the cummunion rail

A bitterly cold Saturday, but spirits were high and all the bottles were cleared in quick time.

Bourne St. Peter's Christmas Market Stall on 3rd December 2011

more A bitterly cold Saturday but spirits were high and all the bottles cleared in quick time.

The bulb planters ready for action.

Bulb planting on the roundabout leading into Bourne from theToft and Stamford road on 15th October 2011.

more During a bright and chilly Saturday morning on 15th October 2011 we gathered to plant 2,000 crocus and scores of daffodil bulbs. The location is adjacent to the town by-pass roundabout approaching from the Toft/Stamford road.

President Bryan adding the finishing touches to one of the planters.

Bourne in Bloom Event 2013

more Club members take on the task of painting the flower planters in Bourne to support the town's entry in the "Midlands in Bloom" Competition.

Kevan in the throws of explaining what we do in Rotary.

Bourne Community Showcase Event held on 31st October 2013

more Bourne Community Showcase Event giving local organisations the opportunity to exchange ideas and encourage members of the public to participate.

Grimsthorpe Fund Raising Walk.

more This is a Sunday event. We start at 11:00am from the usual place. Any dogs to be on leads please as there will be horse events taking place. Sponsorship forms available from Sue and Bob.

Blood Pressure Monitoring

Blood Pressure Monitoring on behalf of 'Stroke Awareness' on 11th April 2015

more Blood pressure monitoring was undertaken at our Tesco Store in Bourne on 11th April 2015

Bag Packing at Tesco, Bourne

more Bag Packing at Tesco Bourne.

Scatter Evening tonight

more Scatter evening for those members wishing to attend the Area A Forum Meeting this Thursday or any other local Rotary meeting or event during the week

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COMMUNITY AND VOCATIONAL (Charitable work that we do in our Local Bourne Community using our Members Vocational Skills)

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