RIBI and Carers UK Partnership

Caring Rotary


 Carers UK provides a range of information and support

                     for unpaid carers including

● A Helpline and expert support service

● Advice on financial and practical matters related to caring

● A website with a varied range of information about specific  aspects of caring

● Up to date COVID-19 guidance for carers

● Online meetup sessions with fellow carers

You can contact their helpline 0808 808 7777 Monday to Friday, 9am – 6pm

or contact Carers UK by email advice@carersuk.org at any time Alternatively you can also find guidance on their website          www.carersuk.org/help-and-advice    


     If you are an unpaid carer or know someone who is

please sign up or encourage the person you know to sign up to be a Carers UK member here: www.carersuk.org/how-you-canhelp/join-us

Membership is free and it will provide a range of

services, including access to the Carers UK Forum, where carers

can ask questions and share their experience with fellow carers.

When signing up, please tick the “Other” box on the

application in response to “Where did you hear about joining

Carers UK?” and enter “Rotary” in the box below it. You will

then receive your membership details which will allow you to log 

into the Carers UK Forum.

If you know of local organisations that might help unpaid carers, please email their details to rotarycarersukpartnership@gmail.com 

Martin Low

Rotary District 1120 Lead

17th December 2020


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Eye treatments delivered by boat along the Mekon river in Cambodia in collaboration with Rotary Clubs in Phnom Penh, France and Belgium. And now Rotary club of Thanet


Rotary Club of Thanet along with Broadstairs Town Team Garden Group plant purple crocus bulbs in support of World Polio Day

Club members, partners and friends at the end of their walk

Social walk the Rotary Club of Thanet.

Jim Nicholson from The Rotary Club of Thanet presents a cheque for £1,000 to Karen Pilgrims from the Pilgrims Hospice

The Rotary Club of Thanet make donation to The Pilgrims Hospice

The 'Cinderella Bucket' Rotary Club members with guests and members of the public enjoying the concert.

Our Band Concert held at The Pavilion Broadstairs on the 10th April 2022 was a great success.

President John Reid with Junior Rugby medal

Our club has been busy in the local community


The Rotary club of Thanet held a fundraising event at 'G' Casino Westwood Cross



Letter of thanks from ShelterBox

The Rotary club of Thanet raises money for International causes.

Dorothy and John Reid, Frances and David Ward on parade at Viking beach

We were pleased to support Broadstairs Town Team's beach clean in Viking and Stone Bays. And we were at it again, this time helping with the repainting of the jetty in May 2021.


The Rotary Club of Thanet has raised £636.50 through Graham Channon who was last year’s Master at Arms. At Grahams discretion this amount was donated to The MS Society, a charity close to his and our members hearts.

President John Reid and his family and guests at the President's Lunch

The Rotary Club of Thanet is please to announce three new Paul Harris Fellowships


Rotary club of Thanet members enjoy private visit to theonetoone collection.

Our guest of honour Sir Henry Cooper OBE, KSG. Our Enery. Flanked by some notable Rotarians Neal Elliott, David Mirsky, John Reid, Roger Rook (sadly now deceased) and (Hon member of our club) Frank Thornley.

Rotary Club of Thanet, in partnership with Ramsgate Boxing Club, organised hugely successful boxing nights raising almost £450,000. A substantial sum which was deployed to good effect.


The Rotary Club of Thanet responds to the recent earthquake in Turkey and Syria

The Rotary Club of Thanet's Past President Jim Nicholson admires one of the new Re-cycling points

The Rotary clubs of Thanet have got together to provide Rubbish Re-Cycling collection points for a number of Thanet beaches. Open the link below for more details of this ambitious project.

Venessa Barnes from TESCO presents Jim Nicholson from The Rotary Club of Thanet with the Bookshelf cheque.

Tesco at Westwood allowed us to use their 'Bookshelf' for July and August


World Book Day was on the 7th March 2024. The Rotary Club of Thanet has been hard at work over the past 24 months buying and distributing books to our local schools.


The Freda Carr Hospital in Ngora Uganda A hospital restored

Rotarians meet at Greenwich

The Rotary club of Thanet held an International weekend which started on Friday 19th May to Sunday 21st May 2013

2023 Pantomime

The Rotary Club of Thanet once again organise a trip to the Pantomime...Oh yes they have!!!

Ramsgate Harbour

As well as the many deaths and much suffering, Covid has raised many societal issues which have demanded a response.


Our Band Concert was a great success....read on

Rotary Club of Thanet 40th Anniversary

The 40th anniversary of the Rotary Club of Thanet was held on the 7th August 2023

Past President Jim Nicholson pins the President Badge to new incoming president John Reid

The club held their handover meeting on the 4th July 2022


The Rotary Club of Thanet is delighted to announce that our popular Band Concert for 2024, in aid of our Cinderella Fund, will be held this year at: The Auditorium Queen's Road Baptist Church Broadstairs on Sunday 28th April 2024 at 7 pm.

David Mirsky RIP

It was with great sadness to our club members on hearing of the death of David Mirsky

President John Reid greets Janis Buckley from The Cheerful Sparrows charity.

Janis Buckley Chair of The Cheerful Sparrows came to speak to our members on Monday 30th January 2023

President Brett Dennis shows off the new Harriers Strip

The Rotary club of Thanet is pleased to support Herne Bay Harriers football team