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Meet Our New President Ken Cooke

Meet Our new President Ken Cooke

more Ken was born in Sheffield and started his career in Engineering at Edward Pryor's Ltd. He served his apprenticeship whilst at this company and studied at Granville college but his ambition was to start his own business, so at 22 he started CTW (Hardfacing

Ken Cooke

Our President for the Rotary year 2022-2023

more Ken Cooke

What difference has Vodafone’s free SIMs made to these Ukrainian refugees?

What difference has Vodafone’s free SIMs made to these Ukrainian refugees?

more The Rotary Club in Dronfield, Derbyshire, welcomed Ukrainian refugee families at an event with face painting, magic, and free SIMs supplied by Vodafone's everyone.connected campaign.

New member for Rotary Club of Dronfield

more Anne Chambers was inducted as an Active member of our Club. Her induction took place on Zoom due to Covid 19. Two more members had an induction at our speaker minutes,Jane Greetham and Eva Burton

Medical supplies purchased with our donation went through a ‘Rotary pipeline’ direct to the hospital in Lviv. The aid was received within days.

Ukraine

more We made contact with the Rotary Club of Warsaw Wilanow, Poland, very soon after the war between Russia and Ukraine started. Through them we sent an initial £1000 to help the people of Ukraine.

Glow! Youth club activity day

more Please would you pass on our sincere thanks to the committee for funding our activity day today at Pleasley Vale. We took 10 young people (9 from our estate) and 3 adults. The weather held off for us to do bell-boating (dual hulled canoes), orienteering,

Where to see Santa Christmas 2020- subject to Covid 19 restrictions

Santa’s Sleigh 2020

more Getting ready!

Updated information for parents of children completing the Rotary Junior Community Awards 2020

Rotary Junior Community Awards 2020

more Information for parents

Our Community during Covid 19 Pandemic

more Dronfield and Covid 19

New President for our Club

more Our Club Handover

Our Community coming together on Christmas Day 2019

more A great example of our Community recognising a need and acting on it.

Community Champions of South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire

more ​KickBack Recovery would be very grateful if you would nominate them for one or more of the Community Awards it would be a fantastic way of getting their work recognised and publicised.

KickBack Recovery

more Great presentation today by KickBack Recovery 9 April 2019

Ready for action!

Community Litterpick

more Our Community Litterpick as part of The Great British Spring Clean

Provide clean water and humanitarian aid to Yemen

more ​The Rotary Club of Dronfield is hosting an online project on the GlobalGiving platform, hopefully for support by other clubs in our Rotary District.

Dronfield School’s Music Evening 2019

more The Rotary Club of Dronfield offers the local schools the opportunity to perform to a large audience which is outside of their normal performance areas such as the school hall.

​Club awards Paul Harris Fellowships

more The Rotary club of Dronfield awards an annual Paul Harris Fellowships to a Rotarian or member of the community who has shown tangible and significant assistance for the furtherance of better understanding and friendly relations among people of the world.

​14 mile Rotary Walk reopens

more The Relaunch of the route for the Dronfield Barn Rotary Walk took place on Saturday 12th May2017 Coal Aston Community Centre was the start point and the new Walk Brochure was available. The walk was re-opened by MP Lee Rowley.

​Two new members welcomed into the club

more At the 2017 Christmas Lunch held in Dronfield Hall Barn, two members, Sandra and David Cohen were welcomed to the Rotary Club of Dronfield.