24th Ocotber is World Polio Day .. we are in the brink of eradicating polio from the world .. in 1985 Rotary pledged to rid th world of poilio and there were 1000 new cases A DAY. This year there have been about 26 case so far this year!! There is the possibility that 2016 could see the last ever case of polio .. but vaccination must continue until it has been "gone" for 3 years.
Read all about their trip as reported in the Frome Standard on 10th March.
more Frome Selwood Rotary Club members spent a couple of hours at the depot filling 60 boxes under the guidance of the RC of Chelwood Bridge members.
more ShelterBox collection in Frome
more Rotary Club of Frome Selwood joined members of other clubs for a "flash mob" singing event in Bath to mark "World Polio Day 2013".
more Photos taken at collection for victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. £1800 was collected on the day.
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