Our Weekly Meetings/ Passionately Purple Gin
The speaker at our Zoom meeting on 30th November was Herbert Chatters.
The speaker at our Zoom meeting on 30th November was Herbert Chatters. He was a Past President of Worksop Rotary Club and is currently a member of Salford with Swinton Rotary Club.
He gave a brief presentation on the history of Gin and is currently leading an initiative to raise money for Polio Eradication. Working with ‘Lytham Gin’ they have produced ‘Passionately Purple Gin’ to celebrate Rotary’s efforts to eradicate polio.
A percentage of the cost of every bottle sold is going to Rotary and have so far raised over £6000. They have also just produced a new flavour, ‘A Taste of Honey’ which was available to be purchased by members.
The Glasgow Boys
Martin Jayne spoke about 'The Glasgow Boys' who revolutionised Scottish paintingdetails
The speaker at the meeting of Kendal Rotary Club on 12th January was, Nicky Liley, the Principal of Bendrigg Lodge.details
The speaker at the meeting on January 4th was Roger Siddle, one of our own members, who gave a presentation on ‘Dark Matter’details
The Bishop of Penrith
The speaker at Kendal Rotary Club on 14th December was the Rt. Reverend Emma Ineson.details
A Golfing Career
Harriet Barker spoke about studying in the USA and her development as a golfer.details
The history of Bomber Command in WW2
Jeremy Prescott spoke to our meeting about Bomber Command.details
The Wessex – Ghana Stroke Partnership
The partnership is involved in providing expertise and training in the hospitals with regard to stroke treatment.details
The Newman Holiday Trust
The speaker at the recent meeting of Kendal Rotary Club was Josh McLeod talking about The Newman Holiday Trust.details
Phil Godfrey raising funds for APS Support UK
APS is an autoimmune disease that leads to miscarriages in womendetails