Cycling Group

There are 2 weekly Cycling Groups

Since it's first Rotary Cycle ride on 20th of October 2002, our cycling group has cycled 7381 miles and climbed a total of about 161 kms with an average of 3 or 4 riders on each ride. Most of the riders have been Rotarians (and sometimes their partners) but not all.

The overall experience has been very enjoyable with holiday rides in 5 foreign countries (Austria, France, Holland and Spain) and other rides in about 8 English counties. We have raised about £10,000 in sponsorship, mostly for The Princes Centre but also lesser sums for charities such as Iain Rennie Hospice, Wheelpower and Wycombe Scan Appeal.

During our total of 7381 miles we have suffered only two minor accidents ( neither of them involving a vehicle) but quite a collection of punctures.

Cycling is such an enjoyable, peaceful but exhilarating, healthy but sometrimes tiring activity that we would encourage other members and friends to join us.

There are two cycling groups on a Wednesday morning.

Members of the group recently cycled from London to Paris on the Avenue Verte. Click here for details.

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Rotary Walk on Sunday 10th of January 2016

more John has organised a pleasant 5 mile ramble through the Hampden Estate starting at Gt. Hampden Village Hall at 10 am prompt! A bring and share lunch at 1.30 back at the hall

Rotary and Friends Walk

more February's walk has been moved to the 20th of March and takes place in the Waddesdon Estate. Meeting at Waddesdon Village Hall 10.00am.

Rotary and Friends Walk Sunday 1st of May

more Organised by John Holmes, this walk will take place at the Hambledon Village Hall. Datails as per the attached link.

Wasserburg Club visit

more There will be a joint meeting with our twin club in Bavaria starting May 6th. This year it will take place in Nuremburg with the Wasserburg club. We will be visiting the town and will have a formal meeting on Saturday evening with our wives/partners.

Progressive Supper

more Details will follow from Malcolm Barker

Presidents Night

more Keith will be having his Presidents Dinner and Dance evening at the Ellesborough Golf Club. More details to follow.

Rotary and Friends Walk: Wendover Memorial Hall org. by John Holmes


Progressive Supper organised by Malcolm Barker


Rotary Walk starting at Goring

more ROTARY AND FRIENDS WALK SUNDAY 17TH MAY, 2015 The arrangements for this walk are: - "¢ Meet at 10.00 am prompt at Goring Village Hall (Garden Room). RG8 9AG. In the High Street, towards the river bridge. "¢ Circular walk of about 5.5 miles, i

'Anything Goes' by Cole Porter

more Musical Comedy by Cole Porter, contact John Holmes for details

Rotary Walk Sunday February 9th 2014

more Meeting at Gt Hampden Village Hall. Bring and share lunch at 1.30pm

Presidents Night

more Presidents Night to be held at Ellesborough Golf Club

West Side Story at the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre


Progressive Supper

more The progressive supper evening

Burns Night


Theatre Visits


Rotary and Friends Walk -Cuddington


St Georges Night 2017


Visit to RAF High Wycombe




Film Night

more Duty Stewards: Barry Tomkins and David Troup

Rotary and Friends Walk -Speen


Rotary and Friends Walk -Stone


Rotary Club visit to Brize Norton

more RAF PTS (Parachute Training School) tour and overview.

Visit to UK Wolf Conservation Trust


Visit to RAF Museum at Duxford


Heritage Walk around Princes Risborough


Aldbury Walk May 2017 

Aldbury Walk May 2017

Walking Group

more Every other month John Holmes organises walks in the local area

Rotary and Friends Walk February 2018


St George's Night

more St George's Night held on 16th April, 2012

Burns Night January 27th 2018


Murder Mystery Evening April 2017


Members of the RCPR cycle group bike from London to Paris May 2017

Cycling the Avenue Verte


Burns Night Supper 2016

more piping the haggis

BMW Plant Visit


Rotary Sailing week in Croatia 2016


Rotary sailing Trips


Greek Sailors 2012

more A report of the recent "sailors" holiday in Greece

Which is mine?

Rotary Sailing Week 2013

more Pat Voss and his merry crews sailing in Greek waters

Rotary Sailing in Greece and Turkey 2013/14

more Sailing in Greece 2013

Burns Night Supper 2016

more To celebrate the birth of Scotland's best known poet. An evening of fun and entertainment, with perhaps a little formality mixed in. Where would we be without a HAGGIS???!

Burns Night Supper at Whiteleaf Golf Club Saturday 25th January 2014

Burns Night 2014

more Burns Night

Paper Trail Visit October 2012

more Report on the paper trail visit

Magical Evening February 2013

more archive

St George's Night April 2013


Burns Night 2014 pictures


Waterside theatre

more Organised by John Holmes

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