Senior Citizen's Christmas Tea Party December 2021

For 68 years seniors living in Witham have come to a tea party given by the Rotary Club of Witham. Unfortunately we had to cancel the Party for 2020 because of the covid-19 but hope for some similar event in 2021.


It has been a tradition, for 68 years, that the Rotary Club of Witham invited seniors from the town to a tea party a few days before Christmas.  Besides tea, sandwiches, rolls, cake and mince pies, there was a chance to catch up with old friends, make new ones and to enjoy the entertainment and even try singing along to old Vera Lynne favourites and carols.  

But last year along came Covid-19 and we could not hold the usual tea party.  And again this year we shall not be holding a party.  This is due to uncertainty in what Covid regulations might apply and also to a fall-off in demand for such events from the town's seniors.

The Rotary Club is saddend that there will be no party this year but wishes all the seniors of Witham a Happy Christmas and a much improved 2022.

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The Club supported several cahrites during the last year - here are some of their logos.

Selected photos of recent presentations of typical donations to various charities and that virus has not stop us making donations this year.

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One of the many Rotarians who volunteer to immunise children across the World administering the vaccine

Rotary has a World-wide programme to eradicate polio. This work has continued despite the pandemic when the World has been thinking about a new disease.

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Templars School and a dictionary page

Every Year-5 or Year-6 child at a junior school in Witham is presented with a dictionary. And Autumn 2021 is no exception despite covid-19.

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I found the back runner

The Carnival Day Duck Race is run in July every year. The ducks enter the River Brain after the Carnival procession has passed along Bridge Street about 215 PM. But, of course, the race did not happen in 2020 or 2021 but we intend to be back in 2022.

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For 68 years seniors living in Witham have come to a tea party given by the Rotary Club of Witham. Unfortunately we had to cancel the Party for 2020 because of the covid-19 but hope for some similar event in 2021.

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Membership leads to fellowship - enjoyment of each others company and friendship - and service to the community

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