In 2022, Her Majesty The Queen will become the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, after seventy years of service, having acceded to the throne on 6th February 1952 when Her Majesty was 25 years old.
There will be year-long Platinum Jubilee celebrations throughout the United Kingdom, the Commonwealth and around the world as communities and people come together to celebrate The Queen’s historic reign.
An extended bank holiday, from Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th June, will provide an opportunity for communities and people throughout the United Kingdom to come together to celebrate the historic milestone.
Taunton will be no exception. The Taunton Rotary Club is pleased to be encouraging organisations to get involved and exchange of information about events and activities. Want to know more? Want to get involved? Contact Rotarian Adrian Prior-Sankey who is leading on this initiative.
Read more about other Taunton events and find out what is happening in and around our town.
more Taunton Rotary is once again supporting Somerset's Inclusive Disability Ball in conjunction with Green Days Care Centre. The event enables those with disabilities and learning difficulties to enjoy life to the full.
more A Great Success - Featuring the Taunton Male Voice Choir, Eight to the Bar and West Somerset Brass Band this year's Royal British Legion's 100 years anniversary choral concert was a great success and a tribute to all those who served.
more The High Sheriff honours, Luis Martelo with the Citizen of Somerset Award. Luis has been an amazing Friend of Rotary and his work for the community makes him a is a deserving winner of this award.
more Cricket fans returned with gusto following months of 'cricket' isolation to watch our County Cricket team. £2,271 was raised for charity by those donating £5 or more to use the charity car park run by the Club and supported by Viridor.
more Inspired by recent demands for computers for home learning, a local group has come together to get students learning on-line. Donate your computer or lap top now. All data is cleaned, computer restored and sent to children for home learning.
more £250 has been donated to the Neroche Woodlanders to help children stay in touch with nature. The donation forms part of the Club's efforts to support our community during the Coronavirus lockdown.
more Motivated by local media reports of young lives being lost to drugs, members of Taunton Rotary have acted quickly to support the North Taunton Partnership ' Drug Bus' initiative aimed at educating young people on the impact of drug abuse.
more Past President Ian Ramus of Taunton Rotary Club presenting a cheque for 'Archie', to the patron Angela Rippon CBE, alongside the Manager, Emma Green of Reminiscence Learning.
more Taunton Rotary Club has contributed to the refurbishment of the Community Centre at Priorswood which provides valuable support and access to facilities and activities for those who live in North Taunton
more The Rotary Club of Taunton has supported Cullen's Catering in their initiative to provide free hot meals to those stuck at home during Lockdown
more The Rotary Club of Taunton has today announced £500 of support for a community arts 'In Isolation' project which is to be run by Somerset's premier arts organisation, Go-Create.
more Taunton Rotary has provided £500 to the Coronavirus Community Help Taunton, a volunteer group and an established part of the Coronavirus Helpers. The funds go towards an Emergency Response Fund.
more Taunton Rotary has today announced funding to support Besom a Christian charity that helps those in need.
back The Rotary Club of Taunton has raised over £13,000 for charity through its one-off Christmas Pop-up-Shop.