Youth Projects


Click on the page thumbnails for some overviews and reports of our Club’s work with local Youth related activities...

Youth Projects sub-pages:

Bridport Youth Football Club

more Bridport Rotary Club are proud to have sponsored the kit for the new girls and the mixed under 8's football teams.

President Roger presents a cheque for £2000 to Robert Ridge the night before the Venue opened on 1st August.

2020 Skate & Ride Bridport

more With our Business Partners we are supporting this facility at Gore Cross which has been welcomed by the local youth after 3 years of waiting.

2020 Intermediate Best Speaker Roland Ross from the Sir John Colfox Academy

Youth Speaks 2020 District Final

more The District 1200 final Youth Speaks results. Photo - Sir John Colfox's Roland Ross intermediate best speaker winner.

The winning teams with President David Weston

Youth Speaks 2020 first round

more The first round of the Rotary Youth Speaks competition took place last week at Burton Bradstock Village Hall. Four teams from Sir John Colfox Academy and Beaminster School debated a number of current issues.

Semi finalist teams from Sir John Colfox School, Bridport and Sunninghill School Dorchester

Youth Speaks District 1200 semi-final

more The Southern Area District 1200 semi finals of Youth Speaks was held at Beaminster School on 5 February 2020. The event was organised by Brit Valley Rotary and supported by Bridport Rotary Club.

The Colfox Academy STEM Storm Squared team

Colfox STEM team reach National Finals

more A team from Colfox Academy, STEM Storm Squared, will be going to Warwick for the Landrover-Jaguar competition final.

The winning team at the Finals presentation

STEM team WIN National Finals

more Students from The Sir John Colfox Academy win National Final of the Jaguar Land Rover 4×4 in Schools Challenge. The students competed in the National final of a cross curricular challenge offered by Land Rover/ Jaguar

Kids Out at Crealy Park

more 30 children from St Mary’s Bridport and Symonsbury School enjoyed a warm and dry day around the park, joining other children from clubs in Rotary District 1200.

Winning Rotary District Youth Speaks semi finals team Colfox A

Youth Speaks semi finals

more The Youth Speaks semi finals were held last night at Taunton. The winners were Colfox A with Kingsmead School, Wiveliscombe in second place.

Senior class winners Beaminster School
L-R  Daisy Barker, President Chrissie Bailey, Arlo Castle, Catherine Budden

Youth Speaks 2019

more The first round of the 2019 Youth Speaks competition took place at Burton Bradstock Hall on Tuesday 15th of January with six teams competing

Chrissie presenting the £250 cheque to the Bandits team leader

Bridport Bandits get some financial support

more President Chrissie Bailey presented a cheque to the team which will enable them to continue helping and training youngsters maintain and rebuild cars for auto grass racing.

Bridport Primary School winners from L - R. Speaker Roland Ross, Chair William Dacey and Proposer Kitty Rumens. President Bernard Paull is standing behind them.

Rotary Junior Youth Speaks 2018

more The Junior Youth Speak event took place on Thursday 28th June at Burton Bradstock Village Hall where the very young speakers really entertained both parents and Rotary members and helpers.

2017 RYLA Award Winners Anna Crabb and Eva Everley

2017 RYLA

more The two 2017 Award Winners from Colfox School successfully completed the course on Dartmoor

Youth Speaks Competition - Grade 5 and 6 Students

more The Rotary Club of Bridport held its second annual Junior Youth Speaks for Primary grade 5 and 6 Students at the Burton Bradstock Village Hall on 26 June 17.

President Bernard and President nominee Hilary presenting a cheque for £250

Bridport Bandits

more Helping and training youngsters to maintain and rebuild cars for auto grass racing.