Completed events in Rotary District 1100

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more   Sun 21/11/2021 - Rotary Town Christmas Tree

Ross on Wye - Ross Rotary are pleased to continue the tradition of purchasing the Ross Town Christmas Tree

more   Sat 20/11/2021 - Pumpkin Competitions Award Day

Ross on Wye - Ross Rotary are pleased to sponsor the winners awards for the Ross-on-Wye Community Garden competitons

more   Fri 19/11/2021 - Rotary Christmas Tree

Ross on Wye - Ross Rotary are pleased to decorate St Mary's Church

5th November
more   Fri 05/11/2021 - Bonfire Night

Monmouth - Town Bonfire by the Rowing Club Fireworks, burgers, ice cream, enjoy the spectacle by the River Wye Prices: £6 for adult, £3 for children under 14 and £15 for a family of two adults and two children. Pay on the night

more   Thu 04/11/2021 - 4 November , 7:00 . Speaker - Tom Herbert - The Long Table

Nailsworth - What's the Future of Food in our Community?

more   Sat 30/10/2021 - Cheltenham Wine Festival 2021

Cheltenham North - The Cheltenham Wine Festival to be held on the 30th October 2021. Please note Parking Charge at Pump Rooms. TICKETS SOLD OUT BUT E-MAIL STEVE WOOD, FOR ANY RETURNS See "Details" for more information.

more   Mon 25/10/2021 - Five Valleys Fireworks 2021

Nailsworth - A great success - again!


Stonehouse - WE ARE BACK FOR 2021!!

Ready for the Race
more   Sun 05/09/2021 - Monmouth Raft Race 2021

Monmouth - The 2021 Annual Rotary Monmouth Raft Race was held on September 5th. Next year's Rotary Monmouth Raft Race will be on September 4th

Severn Vale Rote 77 Car Run
more   Sun 05/09/2021 - Route 77 Car Run 2021

Severn Vale - The third running of our Route 77 Car Run

Picture of the River Severn at Arlingham
more   Sun 01/08/2021 - Longfield Arlingham Walk

Severn Vale - A walk along the River Severn at Arlingham in aid of Longfield Community Hospice Care

more   Thu 08/07/2021 - 2021 - Sporting Dinner (Cancelled)

Gloucester Severn - The return of our Sporting Dinner!

more   Thu 01/07/2021 - Rotary Celebrates 100 Year's of Rotary in Cheltenham during 2021/2022

Cheltenham North - The three Rotary Clubs of Cheltenham are celebrating 100 year's of Rotary in Cheltenham during the Rotary year 1/7/2021 to 30/6/2022. See "Details" for information on events.

more   Sun 27/06/2021 - HIDDEN GARDENS OF FRAMPTON


Free the slaves
more   Thu 20/05/2021 - Modern Slavery - Freedom Ride

Monmouth - A ground-breaking event to raise awareness and fundraise for the very worthwhile but “invisible” issue of Modern Slavery

more   Thu 29/04/2021 - District Forums ( formally District Council) Meeting

Currently this event is expected to be hosted on-line via ZOOM.US subject to Covid19 rules at the time

more   Mon 26/04/2021 - District 1100 E-CONFERENCE

Watch this space.....

more   Sat 24/04/2021 - District 1100 Assembly

The focus of the Assembly is around next year's District 1100 theme "Know Your Community"

more   Tue 23/03/2021 - Race Night ..... by Zoom

Cheltenham - This will be our first Zoom Race Night. Will it be a roaring success? Will it be more like a farcical comedy? Come and join us to find out! Contact Paul for more information .... on 01242 577554

more   Sat 20/03/2021 - Sponsored Walk

Royal Wootton Bassett Town - Sponsored walk in aid of Youth Adventure Trust and End Polio Now


Cirencester - Scheduled to take place on Friday 12th March 2021, thanks to the generous support and sponsorship of local auctioneers Moore, Allen & Innocent, this online Auction will be hosted by their celebrity auctioneer Philip Allwood.

more   Tue 23/02/2021 - Rotary’s Birthday - Purple4Polio Tea Party

Nailsworth - On 23rd February please join us at our Purple4Polio Tea Party celebrating Rotary’s 116th birthday.

more   Thu 18/02/2021 - A Glimpse Into The Future

A presentation on Zoom by Nicki Scott, Rotary International Director.

more   Sun 14/02/2021 - Ross-on-Wye Virtual Balloon Race


more   Thu 21/01/2021 - Membership Development in 2021 - Forum

Building Inclusive Clubs in D1100

more   Thu 21/01/2021 - Ross Rotary support GP Surgeries & Medical Centre

Ross on Wye - Ross Rotary with Ross Community Development Trust are supporting the NHS rollout of Coronavirus OXFORD Vaccination programme

more   Thu 19/11/2020 - District Forum ( formally District Council) Meeting

Currently this event is expected to be hosted on-line via ZOOM.US subject to Covid19 rules at the time

more   Sun 15/11/2020 - ROSS TOWN CHRISTMAS TREE

Ross on Wye - Ross Rotary Club are pleased to continue their year-on-year sponsorship towards provision of the Ross Town Christmas Tree

more   Tue 03/11/2020 - District Executive Meeting

Currently this event is expected to be hosted on-line via ZOOM.US subject to Covid19 rules at the time

more   Mon 26/10/2020 - St. Mary's Church (Ross-on-Wye)

Ross on Wye - A big "Thank You" to St. Mary’s Church for helping Ross Rotary celebrate our World Polio eradication programme

more   Sat 17/10/2020 - Centenary Trees

Cheltenham North - As part of the Centenary Celebrations for 100 Years of Rotary in Cheltenham the three Cheltenham Clubs are planting Trees within the Cheltenham area. See "Details" for Our Stories

RC Severn Vale Route 77 Car Run
more   Sun 06/09/2020 - RCSV Route 77 Car Run 2020


more   Fri 10/07/2020 - Invitation to a Joint District Public Image Online Zoom

This Public Image workshop, led by Rotary Magazine editor Dave King, will show you how to get your news to a wider audience by writing more effective press releases

more   Tue 30/06/2020 - 2020 District 1100 Handover

Zoom recording of the District Handover to Chris Firth

more   Sat 20/06/2020 - 43rd Rotary Youth World Affairs Seminar

To be held in Carroll University, Waukesha, Wisconsin USA. Candidates Wanted

more   Sat 20/06/2020 - Rotary Virtual Convention

The Virtual Convention will replace the event that was planned to be held in Honolulu, Hawaii

more   Wed 27/05/2020 - The 27th Rotary Charity Golf Day - 27th May 2020


more   Tue 26/05/2020 - D1100 Assembly 2020. Public Image & Branding, Community Engagement and Vocational Service

7:00-8:30pm. Presentation from Mary Adams (Zone Assistant Coordinator for PI) and Bernd Langheim. Followed by Bob Handley on Community Service Programmes for 2020-21.

more   Thu 21/05/2020 - D1100 Assembly 2020. Youth Services

7:00-8:30pm. Andy Jarrett will present updates on the Youth Competitions, and the plans for Rotakids and Interact groups

more   Wed 20/05/2020 - D1100 Assembly 2020. Club Treasurer

7:00-8:30pm. Workshop and briefing led by Rob Soutar, the incoming District Treasurer. Rotary Foundation will be covered on 18th instead of 20th.

more   Tue 19/05/2020 - D1100 Assembly 2020. District Secretary's update

8:00-9:30pm. District Secretary updating officers on changes including the latest news on Compliance, Insurance and DMS. Zoom log-in details to follow.

more   Mon 18/05/2020 - District 1100 Assembly 2020. Opening Session + Rotary Foundation

7:00-8:30pm. Setting out the themes and aims of the year ahead, and includes Rotary Foundation Qualification. Zoom log-in details to follow.

more   Fri 15/05/2020 - Rock & Roll Bingo 15th May 2020

Swindon North and Thamesdown - CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS

more   Mon 11/05/2020 - Classical Music Concert Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra (RLPO)

Swindon North and Thamesdown - The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra have sent us a little love

more   Fri 01/05/2020 - Volunteer Expo POSTPONED TO 7-9 MAY 2021

Volunteer Expo is the national event to connect volunteers, organisations and the charity sector to harness the power of volunteering. It is hosted by RIBI and will be held at the NEC, Birmingham

more   Sat 25/04/2020 - District Assembly POSTPONED

This is postponed and will either take place early in the new Rotary Year or through a series of on-line events in the run up to July 1st

more   Tue 21/04/2020 - District Council - NEW DATE/|FORMAT

This is a Zoom meeting, 7:00 - 8:30pm

2019 KFFR finishers
more   Sun 19/04/2020 - Kingsway Family Fun Run

Severn Vale - 1, 2.5 & 5k fund run for Charity CORONAVIRUS/COVID19 - The Kingsway Family Fun Run organisers continue to follow government advice. Runners and supporters should check regularly with our websites and Facebook page for updates.

2016 Severn Bore
more   Fri 10/04/2020 - Bore Breakfast

Severn Vale - Unfortunately due to the Corona Virus Outbreak and containment measures we will not be providing a Breakfast at this Bore. We hope to return for the Bore on 18th Oct. 2020 to enjoy a bacon or sausage breakfast whilst watching a 4* Bore roll past.

more   Mon 23/03/2020 - PEPS 2 Area based TO BE CONFIRMED

Arrangements for PEPs 2 are being revised later this week and will be sent to participants as soon as possible.

more   Fri 13/03/2020 - District 1100 Conference 2020 CANCELLED

Sadly due to the Corona Virus Pandemic it has been decided to cancel this years conference in Weymouth in the interests of our delegates health and safety

more   Sun 16/02/2020 - Model Railway Exhibition

Monmouth - Thank you everyone who came to see the exhibition today despite what Storm Dennis could do. Another great great day for model railway enthusiasts Exhibition open 10am to 4pm at the Bridges Centre Adults £6, Children/OAPs £5; Family (2+2) £14

more   Thu 13/02/2020 - The Two Gustavs - Klimt & Mahler

Bristol - Vienna at the turn of the 19th Century was a melting pot, musically, artistically, architecturally, culturally and politically. Come and hear Gavin Plumley guide us through this fascinating period.

more   Sun 09/02/2020 - Swindon Young Musician of the Year Competition 2020

Swindon North and Thamesdown - Sunday 9th February, Blunsdon House Hotel, 4pm

Father Christmas on his way to Tesco Stroud
more   Fri 20/12/2019 - Father Christmas is at Stroud Tesco

Stroud - Father Christmas will be visiting Stroud Tesco to say Hi to the children and Mums and Dads

more   Tue 17/12/2019 - The Rotary Carol Concert

Cheltenham North - Thank you for your support at the 2019 Event Pictures of the 2019 Concert are displayed here and within Photo Album of Events.. See "Details" for General Information etc.

more   Thu 05/12/2019 - Club Christmas Dinner

Cheltenham North - The Club Christmas Dinner to be held at the Lilleybrook Golf Club See "Details" for more information Host Michael Rouse

more   Wed 04/12/2019 - Gloucestershire Older Drivers Forum

Nailsworth - Find out how to help older drivers drive safely for longer. To be held at Stroud Brewery, Kingfisher Business Park, London Road, Stroud GL5 2BY

more   Sat 26/10/2019 - Bradford Peace Seminar

Waging Peace in Bradford to celebrate the Rotary Peace Fellows

more   Thu 24/10/2019 - Purple for World Polio Day

Stroud - Stroud Rotary in association with Stroud Town Council will be lighting up The Subscription Rooms Purple. This is happening all over the world where you can see iconic building lit up purple

more   Tue 22/10/2019 - RYLA 2020

To be held at The Gables, Falfield GL12 8DL, 18:30 for 19:00 start.

more   Sat 19/10/2019 - Avon & Somerset Police Male Voice Choir

Portishead - The choir is truly representative of the force with a membership consisting almost entirely of serving and retired police officers, serving and retired members of the support staff and the special constabulary

more   Sat 12/10/2019 - £4,360 RAISED AT THIS SUPERB EVENT

Swindon North and Thamesdown - Dinner, cabaret and dance - all proceeds for Friends of Gloucester House Highworth

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more   Sat 05/10/2019 - District Festival of Boules

This was held at Red Bull Inn, Sherston, Malmesbury SN16 0RA

more   Fri 20/09/2019 - Bristol Rotary organ concert

Bristol - To raise donations for local charity 1625 Independent People

more   Thu 19/09/2019 - Bournemouth Male Voice Choir - Rotary Cotswold Tour

Nailsworth - A very successful long weekend, singing in Nailsworth, Gloucester Cathedral and at Stroud Brewery on 19th, 20th and 21st September

more   Tue 10/09/2019 - Sept 10th - Antiques and Auctions

Nailsworth - Antiques evening preview to a 3-day auction of jewellery and other collectibles.

more   Sat 07/09/2019 - Unwrapping Chocolate

Portishead - Come along and listen to Laurence, have a light supper followed by a tasting of chocolate

more   Fri 06/09/2019 - RC of Worcester Severn Question Time

Worcester Severn - Panel: Sir Michael Perry, GBE, former Chairman of both Unilever and Centrica; Gill Scott, last year's District 10 Chairman of Inner Wheel; Matt Rawnsley, CEO WCCC; Rev'd Cannon Mark Dorsett-Chaplain of Kings, and Lindsey Cooke, Head at Hanley Castle.

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more   Tue 30/07/2019 - Charity Golf Day 2019

Swindon North and Thamesdown - Unfortunately our 26th Annual Charity Golf Day at Ogbourne Downs GC on 30th July was abandoned due to torrential rainfall

more   Wed 03/07/2019 - Youth Activities - Areas 4 & 5

Meeting for all Youth Specialists and those interested in all Youth Events at The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham GL51 6PN

more   Sun 30/06/2019 - District Handover Lunch

The Barn at Berkeley, Berkeley Heath GL13 9EW

more   Tue 25/06/2019 - Visit to David Austin Roses

Cheltenham North - Cheltenham North is supporting the event organised by Linc to visit David Austin Roses. Tickets and Information from Gill Rouse See " Details" for a brief overview.

more   Sat 22/06/2019 - Beer and Cricket Fest.

Cheltenham North - The 6th Annual Beer and Cricket Fest organised by Cheltenham North Rotary Club was held over the weekend of 22nd and 23rd June 2019 A great success and we are hopefull of raising over 7K for the Hatherley and Reddings Cricket Club and Rotary Charities.

2019 Scratch poster

Severn Vale - We invite you to join us for a fabulous evening of comedy plays and monologues presented by The Scratch Theatre Company, in association with The Rotary Club of Severn Vale.

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more   Wed 12/06/2019 - A Day out at Cattle Country with the Ridge Academy

Cheltenham North - Cheltenham North are taking Pupils from the Ridge Academy to Cattle Country. See "Details" for the 2019 KidsOut Newsletter

The Winning Team
more   Sun 09/06/2019 - Charity Golf Day - 9 June

Royal Wootton Bassett Town - A terrific day raising £2500 for Prostate Cancer UK.

more   Mon 27/05/2019 - Rotary Boot Sale

Marlborough & District - at Marlborough Rugby Club on the Common

more   Sat 18/05/2019 - RWB Annual Carnival

Royal Wootton Bassett Town - It didn't rain - for once - and RWBTRC were the winners in Class 2. Photos from several sources so apologies for duplications and non-chronological display

more   Thu 16/05/2019 - Gardeners' Question Time

Cheltenham North - Everyone Welcome. No usual Club Meeting. Note change in Location and NO meal will be provided. Price £10 to include welcome drink. A panel of four experts will answer questions supplied by the audience. See "Event Details" for more informati

more   Sun 12/05/2019 - Gloucester Severn's 2019 Dragon Boat Regatta

Gloucester Severn - Held again in Gloucester Docks.

more   Fri 10/05/2019 - RIBI Conference and Showcase 2019

Friday 10th - Sunday 12th May at Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham

more   Mon 06/05/2019 - The Hidden Gardens of Frampton on Severn

Stonehouse - Another year -and the gardens of Frampton on Severn will have developed, and the scene will be different to last year. Come and view some of these beautiful gardens and finish your visit with tea and cake in the village hall! Free minibus shuttle.

more   Sat 04/05/2019 - District Assembly

The Gables, Falfield GL12 8DL, 08:45 for 09:15 start, finish by 13:00

more   Sun 14/04/2019 - Charity Swimathon & Draw

Swindon North and Thamesdown - The Link Centre, West Swindon

more   Sat 06/04/2019 - Annual Spring Tea for our Senior Citizens

Royal Wootton Bassett Town - An excellent afternoon when we welcomed around 100 of our Senior Citizens to tea and musical entertainment in the Memorial Hall. The good photos were taken by Ceri........thanks very much

more   Sat 06/04/2019 - Cheltenham Wine Festival 2019

Cheltenham North - Visitors over two sessions supported the The Annual Cheltenham Wine Festival. See "Details" for more information and pictures taken at the event.

more   Sat 30/03/2019 - Swimathon 2019

Portishead - 84 teams swam 91 miles in total, raising £14,167

more   Fri 22/03/2019 - Horse Races on screen - 22nd March 2019

Swindon North and Thamesdown - £1480 raised for Brighter Futures Cancer Services Appeal

more   Fri 15/03/2019 - Rotary District 1100 Conference 2019

Held at The Riviera Centre in Torquay from 15th - 17th March.

more   Sat 09/03/2019 - Rotary Young Chef District Final

Royal Wootton Bassett Town - Nine young chefs battled it out to find out which two will go on to the Regional Final

more   Sat 09/03/2019 - Rotary Young Chef Competition 2018-2019

The final will be held at Royal Wootton Bassett Academy, Lime Kiln, Royal Wootton Bassett SN4 7HG

more   Tue 26/02/2019 - Rotary Restarting Hearts in Gloucestershire

Cheltenham North - Cheltenham North is supporting this event that is being organised by Cheltenham Cleeve Vale Rotary Club See "Details" for more information

more   Thu 14/02/2019 - Is Hell endothermic or exothermic?

Gloucester - One person's thoughts - this is clever.

ITSA Poster 2019
more   Sat 26/01/2019 - IT Schools Africa Computer Collection

Severn Vale - Donate your working IT kit to a great charity at Cheltenham Tesco We collected Approx from Stroud / Quedgeley 50 PCs, 55 flat screens & 45 laptops and tablets

It seemed an impossible target but it's been achieved with a lot of help (£1/3 million) from Rotary Clubs in the area
more   Fri 25/01/2019 - Brighter Futures Press Day

Royal Wootton Bassett Town - The Brighter Futures (Radiotherapy Appeal) Team held a briefing and 'thank you' event at GWH on 25 January

more   Sat 19/01/2019 - Barn Dance

Portishead - Our Annual barn dance to wash away the January blues.

more   Fri 21/12/2018 - Rotary Charity Collection

Leominster - Fund raising outside the Coop in Leominster

more   Sat 08/12/2018 - Rotary Winter Concert

Keynsham - Winter Concert at St. John's, Keynsham in aid of Jessie May and West of England Rural Network.

Salvation Army Christmas Concert
more   Sun 02/12/2018 - Salvation Army Christmas Concert

Nailsea and Backwell - The 2018 annual Salvation Army Christmas Carol Concert will be at Nailsea Methodist Church on Sunday 2nd December

more   Fri 30/11/2018 - Keynsham Dickensian Winter Festival - 30th November 2018

Keynsham - A great lead up to Christmas. Keynsham Rotary will be there with traditional hot chestnuts!

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