Visit by the District Governor Rob Warmsley and the Warburtons Dragon Boat team
Tuesday 25th February 2014
Derek gave a talk about his the round trip walk from Leeds to John O Groats to Lands End and back to Leeds, a route of 1,853 miles, he covered in only 83days.
The walk left Leeds on 1st July 2013 and returned home on 21st September 2013.
Tuesday 18th February 2014
David Wood speaker on Army Benevolent Fund.
President Robin With (Left) Sheila Wainwright of Admiral Nurses for Wakefield and Secretary Wakefield Rotary Club
and (right) Anne Jones of Guide Dogs for The Blind. Collect Funding Cheques
Tuesday 11th February 2014
Alison Wilson Sandal Nursery
Martyn Beecham The Grace Project Africa
New Member Rtn Dick Wood
Tuesday 4th February 2014
Vikki Nixon from Macmillan Nurses collects cheque from President Robin
Tuesday 28th January 2014
Burns Night photo's
Tuesday 7th January 2014
Reverend Barry Lotts of Sandal and Walton Methodist Church gave a new year message to the Club and spoke about his experience in Namibia as a Minister during his younger years.
Tuesday 10th December
Mark Duffy and Alison Wilson
Tuesday 3rd December 2013
Thelma Wilson spoke on Guide Dogs for The Blind
Tuesday 26th November 2013
Tonight President Robin presented Darren with a cheque for 500 for Dogs for the Disabled whilst Millie watches on. During Darren's very interesting presentation the talented Millie demonstrated how she helps Darren AND managed to draw the winning ticket for the Club lottery. Another good evening at Wakefield Chantry Rotary Club
President Robin presented a cheque For 500 to the MS Society
Tuesday 19th November
Last Tuesday's speaker Carolyn Brown talked about Riding For the Disabled.Wakefield Chantry Rotary Club have been strong supporters of this charity for many years and David Orris, a former Presidents of the Club, gave us an emotional reminder of our original involvement which came after having given a terminally ill young boy a ride on his horse.
Tuesday 5th November
Entertainment from one of the groups sponsored by our Club - The Cathedral 6th Form College.
Pic 1. Rotarian Ken Rollings receiving Rotary cheque for Speakability.
Pic 2. Derek Brown Receiving Rotary Cheque for 'ULTIMATE' Sposored walk
Tuesday 15th October
RYLA Student Presentations
more Christmas is just two over two months away - and that means it's time to launch the Wakefield Express-backed Christmas Hamper Appeal 2020.
more President Ray today laid a wreath at the Cenotaph in Wakefield on behalf of the Club as part of Remembrance Sunday.
more Helping people in need during the Covid-19 pandemic
more A talk about India by Philippa Kaye, author of the book ‘Escape To India’
more Planting 2,000 crocus corms to raise awareness of Rotary's efforts to end polio
more This morning saw the installation of the plinth to mark the 'Crocus Garden' which we established in October 2020 to mark Rotary's efforts to eradicate Polio worldwide.
more Christmas food parcels for the most needy in our community
more Wakefield Chantry have always been strong supporters of youth and recognise the value of RYLA courses provided by Rotary
more Wakefield Chantry collected and packed nearly 500 food boxes for needy families this Christmas.
more Paul Harris Fellowship award to the Rev Trevor Grewcock when he addressed the Club with the New Year’s Message
more Moray Bisset’s President Evening and Burns' Night combo tradition
more This year's Band Concert
more Chantry Rotary work with Wakefield CAP to give 1000 parcels to the needy
more This weeks club meeting included a Support Dogs presentation.
more President Moray Bisset has handed over the Presidential Chain of Office to Rotarian Ray Spencer
more Rotary Club of Wakefield Chantry with year 6 pupils at West Bretton Junior and Infants School showing off their Dictionaries 4 Life
more Zoom meeting speaker talks about New Zealand's reaction to the pandemic
more Ten local Rotary Clubs come together during these unprecedented times
more Rotary clubs twice annual golf game
more The Rotary Club of Wakefield Chantry celebrating their 35th birthday
more "Know your Blood Pressure” session at the Riding Shopping Centre in Wakefield
more Peter Kench in his first evening concert since taking over as Musical Director of the Wakefield Metropolitan Brass Band
more The Rotary club of Wakefield Chantry, sprang a surprise on an unsuspecting Jill Brookling recently
more THEY DID IT!!!!
more For the 17th year in a row, the hugely popular Wakefield Chantry Rotary Club LEGENDS NIGHT was held recently at the St Pierre Hotel in Newmillerdam.
more President elect Neil Dodgson, our new president Dick Wood and immediate past president Chris Sharp
more Keeping The Beat target reached
more Waterton Park Golf Club
more Wakefield Chantry 35th birthday
more Know your blood pressure
more Christmas Cheer Arrives For Families In Our Area
more The Chantry visit to Parliament on the day history was made, March 18th 2003, when theMP’s debated the UK’s entry into the Iraq war.
more Dick Wood, President elect, Chris Sharp, New President and Bob Guard, Retiring President at the handover.
more After 9 weeks of hard work, the last of the over 1000 Hampers was delivered to a family this week.
more Andrew Slater (Master of Ceremonies), Chris Sharp (President Elect), Derek Cocup, Clr June Cliffe (Mayor), John Parry (the Voice of Wimbledon), Hazel Haas (Rotary District Governor), Jack Cliffe (Mayors Consort), Bob Guard (President)
more The 11 models/customers who showed off the Boutique"™s Spring/Summer ranges at the Charity Fashion Show
more Bob Guard, (President, Wakefield Chantry), Pauline Trusselle, (Head of Music and Singing), stars of the show Elliott Lee (Sweeney Todd) and Isobel Oliver-Haste (Mrs Lovett) and Graham Wilson (Chantry liaison with CAPA)
more Will, Rebecca and Elliot with Chantry President Bob Guard
more We provide Christmas Hampers to needy families in the greater Wakefield area
more Members of the public and the Rotary Club of Wakefield Chantry at last year"™s "Know Your Blood Pressure" day in the Ridings.
more Rebecca Ward and Guy Beardsmore, giving their presentation to the Rotary Club of Wakefield Chantry at the Hotel St Pierre, Newmillerdam
more PERFORMANCE:- Students from CAPA College perform a song from the musical "Godspell" for the members of the Rotary Club of Wakefield Chantry at the presentation evening of the final tranche of the inaugural Chantry Rotary Scholarship to Joe Timpson
more Hazel Haas (DG) and Bob Guard (President) at the Hotel St Pierre before the club meeting.
more Andrew Slater (r), and Bob Guard(l), President of the Rotary Club, in front of a picture of the SS Lusitania docked in New York harbour the year before her final voyage.