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Two events in one Weekend!!

more Stainborough Rotary has been able to raise a total of £6650.00 for The Hospice, Barnsley Youth Choir and LimbBo Foundation in one weekend.

Proud Sponsors of Dodworth Miners Rugby League (under 13’s)

more Stainborough Rotary are delighted to sponsor the kit for this up and coming team

Locke Park Car Rally

more Joyce & David set up a ‘table top’ sale in Locke Park - even the heat didn’t put them off.

Santa has commissioned Stainborough Rotary to build a new sleigh for him.

more Let’s see how they are getting on

Change at the top - Passing the baton from one member to two members

more A number of members attended the handover from Hilary Smith to Joint Chairs, Richard Fletcher & Sarah Whittle on Thursday 30th June 2022

New Member

more Olga Robson is the latest New member to be Inducted into Stainborough Rotary.

The Answers

The Yorkshire Quiz - Answers

more Following a superb Yorkshire day. We have held a quiz to test the knowledge of our friends and families.

Founder Member of Stainborough Rotary has died.

more Maureen Harrison who was a founder member and instrumental in setting up our Rotary club has passed away at the age of 83 in Rose Hill Care Home Gilroyd.

Presidential handover

more Hilary Smith, former Head Teacher at Springvale School, Penistone, was installed as the new president of Stainborough Rotary.

Sue swings into married life

more Ray and Sue have tied the knot at Wortley Hall. Stainborough Rotarians wish them all the happiness for the future.

Thank you

more Fabulous feedback

Neil Wright - Pride of Barnsley Nomination

more We are very proud that a Stainborough Rotarian has been nominated for a Pride of Barnsley nomination.

Christmas Photo Competition Winners

more Amateur photographers had a lot of fun this year taking photos that represents their view of Christmas - These are the winners

The Christmas Phantom Mince Pie Guzzler!

more Conflict within household

Kay and Stephen are getting Married!

more All Rotarians of Stainborough Rotary are wishing Kay & Stephen a very happy day. With lots of love from us all.

Two young people have been sponsored by Stainborough Rotary Club

more RYLA is a leadership residential course for young people. Both Rtn Derek Housley and Rtn Richard Galiford are leaders on the course.

David Greensmith 10 December 1952 - 22 July 2020

more Past President David Greensmith passes away whilst on holiday in the Troodos Mountains in Cyprus.

Robot Cat

more Immediate Past President Rotarian Barbara Lee delivered 2 Robot Cats to Care Home

Santa's Sleigh

more Santa will be riding around Dodworth, Gilroyd and Higham spreading joy this year for Christmas. Make sure you look through your window to see him go pass.

Stainborough Rotary has landed first Rotarian on Mars

more People in Action. Rtn Richard Galliford's Grandchildren built his rocket and Richard has kept in regular contact with them over an incredible 8 days of adventure. What follows is a detailed transcript of his findings with amazing photographs!


more Interact clubs bring together young people ages 12-18 to develop leadership skills while discovering the power of Service Above Self

Induction of New Member

more We were delighted last night (7/2/19) to induct our newest member.

The Wheel Chair Foundation

more Milton Frary Came to talk to our Club on 7th February 2019 about the Wheel Foundation

Santa in Penistone

more Resilient Rotarians raise £1000 for Charity

Primary Schools Enterprise Challenge

more Stainborough presents awards.

Great Houghton Community Project

more Stainborough Rotarians help out with this fabulous community project

Shelter box for Indonesia

more £600 presented to Shelterbox at District 1040 conference

...and I will walk 500 Miles...

more President Richard has completed his 500 mile walk and raised over £4K for a Bore Hole in Ghana

Shelter Box

more The Rotary Club of Stainborough have donated £590 to Shelterbox following a presentation to club members and guests by the Shelterbox Rotary District 1040 Coordinator, Stephen Woodcock.

President Richard - walking for water

more Article - Chronicle 12.7.2018

It's all change at the top!!

more The Rotary year commences on the 1st July each year. This means we have a new President. Rtn Richard Galliford has taken over from Rtn Derek Housley at a thoroughly enjoyable garden party, hosted by Derek & Sue.

Centrepoint - 1 year old

more Joining in the birthday celebrations at Centrepoint Barnsley with members of Stainborough Rotary.

Planting a Tree

more Vandals fail to stop the planting

Interact do it again!

more Lucky Dip Stall at Locke Park Easter Event

Our club Assembly

more Plans for next year

President steps down early

more Article in the Chronicle. Detailing achievements over the past year in Stainborough Rotary.

President vows to alter opinion

more An excellent article on how our current president wants to change the perception of Rotary. Brighter Barnsley.

Change at the top

more Richard hands over the chain to Barbara

Locke Parke Classic Car Event

more Stainborough Rotartians support Classic Car event

Scouts raise £1000 for CentrePoint

more Our President Richard was invited to help out on the scouts sleepout under the stars in aid of CentrePoint. Read his story here.

Shelter box - Nobel Peace Prize Nomination

more ShelterBox has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize! In recognition for their humanitarian efforts in areas of extreme conflict, Rotary International Project Partner ShelterBox has been nominated for the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize.