Completed events in Rotary South East

future events This page shows events from around the district in the last 3 years where additional information is available.

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more   Sun 05/05/2024 - 20th Anniversary Celebrations - 6th May 2024

Chestfield - Our Club celebrates its 20th Anniversary this year on 6th May 2024.

'Coming Home' an evening of Opera.
more   Sat 27/04/2024 - 'Coming Home' Opera Evening

Margate - An evening of Opera in aid of Oasis Domestic Abuse charity and QEQM League of Friends

more   Wed 24/04/2024 - The Great Egg Race

Bexhill - Organised by Eastbourne Rotary Club

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more   Mon 22/04/2024 - *** Fashion Show ***

Senlac - An exciting evening of fashion & fun hosted by Travelling Trends. A ladies night out with a difference! Live CATWALK SHOW plus ample time to try and buy.

more   Fri 19/04/2024 - World Cruise Quiz

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - Teams of up to eight people. You can attend dressed in the style is optional.


Minster On Sea - Raising funds and awareness in Kent

more   Sat 13/04/2024 - Charity Spring Quiz -13th April 2024

Chestfield - Always popular so book early for this event in support of Canterbury Food Bank, Red Zebra and our Trust Fund.

more   Sat 13/04/2024 - Bluebell Walk

Eastbourne AM - Eastbourne AM Rotary Club will be welcoming visitors over the weekend of 13th and 14th April

Happy walkers
more   Fri 05/04/2024 - Fellowship Walking Weekend

Bexhill - Warners Hayling Island plus trip to Portsmouth Heritage Harbour

more   Sat 16/03/2024 - Eyes Down for Easter-time Bingo !

Medway Sunlight - A return of our Bingo nights suitable for all ages - adult and child prizes.

President James Slinn presents cheque to Sara Lee Trust
more   Tue 12/03/2024 - Presentation to Sara Lee Trust

Bexhill - Cheque for £1,000 presented to Sara Lee Trust by President James Slinn

more   Sat 09/03/2024 - YOUNG MUSCIAN

Minster On Sea - Rotary District Final, Young Musician Of The Year

more   Mon 04/03/2024 - Tereo School Project - South Africa

Chestfield - A joint venture with our contact Rotary Club in South Africa - Helderberg Sunrise Rotary – Somerset West, South Africa

Tim MC
more   Sat 24/02/2024 - Race Night

Bexhill - Fundraiser for Rotary Charities

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more   Wed 07/02/2024 - Youth Speaks

Bexhill - Event at ClaverhamCollage

more   Sat 27/01/2024 - Burns Night

Medway Sunlight - Come and celebrate all that is scottishness !

more   Wed 27/12/2023 - Rotary's Successful Celebration of Christmas

South Foreland - Rotary Clubs of the channel cluster join together for a lively celebration of Christmas with readings carols and songs at the church of St Mary in Castro. Donations amounting to £700 are collected for the Royal National Lifeboat Institute.

more   Fri 22/12/2023 - Christmas 2023

Sidcup - Santa will be visiting Sidcup on several evenings before Christmas. We apologise for the changes to our scheduled route last night, 7th December. Please select the event link below for further details on tonight’s route.

more   Tue 12/12/2023 - Bromley Loneliness Solutions

Orpington District E-Club - Do you know someone who would benefit from taking part in local activities with likeminded people?

more   Sun 10/12/2023 - Tree of Light

Eastbourne AM - The “Tree of Light” is covered in a host of white lights and dressed with white ribbons in memory of loved ones.

more   Sat 09/12/2023 - Santa is coming to St Mary's Island!

Medway Sunlight - Santa's Sleigh will be on tour - around St Mary's Island - come and see him on his way !

more   Fri 08/12/2023 - Tree of Light 2023 4th Round

Hastings - Have the names of your passed away loved ones printed in the Hastings & St Leonards & Rye Observer with a few words of remembrance and donate funds for those in need this Christmas.

more   Mon 04/12/2023 - Santa Sleigh Drive

Orpington District E-Club - Come and see Santa, his elves and maybe make a donation to charity.

Flyer for Santa Fun Run
more   Sun 03/12/2023 - Santa Fun Run plus 5km/10km timed run 3/12/23

Medway - Rotary Club of Medway is once again hosting a 5km and 10km running event and a Santa Fun Run in Chatham Historic Dockyard. To enter the Fun Run or the 5k/10k athletic event go to event details and click on the relevant link.

more   Sat 02/12/2023 - Bingo night

Medway Sunlight - Our family bingo nights return - great fun !

Hayley Cook, Operations Manager of Headway Kent with District Governor Ray Seager and President of the Rotary Club of South Foreland, John Dunkley.
more   Mon 27/11/2023 - Rotary Clubs of the Cinque Ports: Headway Kent

South Foreland - The Rotary Club of South Foreland hosts a meeting of the Cinque Ports Rotary Clubs. The guest speaker is Hayley Cook, Operations Manager of Headway Kent.

Tenors Un Limited Flyer for 26th November 2023 concert at Royal Hippodrome Theatre
more   Sun 26/11/2023 - Tenors Unlimited

Bexhill - This is a concert at The Royal Hippodrome Theatre, Eastbourne. Its important because it includes our "Sing Youth Choir Competition" winners 2019

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A General View
more   Mon 20/11/2023 - Rotary Fun and Fundraising

South Foreland - The Rotary Club of South Foreland hold a successful Shuffleboard Evening to raise money for the End Polio Now Campaign as well as for local charities.

Poster for Young Musicians Competition
more   Sun 19/11/2023 - Rotary Young Musicians Competition

Hastings - Hastings Rotary present eleven of the best young singers and instrumentalists as chosen by adjudicators from The British and International Federation of Festivals at Hastings Musical Festival 2023.

more   Sat 18/11/2023 - Our next quiz is coming up - in aid of the End Polio campaign

Medway Sunlight - Our quizzes are extremely popular so make sure you book early ! 20 Nov 23 UPDATE - thank you to all who came - a very enjoyable night and £338.15 raised for the End Polio Campaign - trebled by the BIll and Melinda Gates Foundation to £1,014.45 !

Bromley Homeless Quiz Night
more   Sat 18/11/2023 - Quiz Night Fundraiser

Orpington District E-Club - Joint Quiz from Bromley Game Changers & Rotary Orpington District e-Club- All Ticket Money To Bromley Homeless Starter Packs

more   Tue 07/11/2023 - Help For Orpington & Beyond With Energy Bills Advice

Orpington District E-Club - Bring your energy bills along and have a chat with the SELCE Team.

Flyer for RAGAS Dinner
more   Tue 31/10/2023 - Rotary Action Group Against Slavery Presentation & Dinner 31/10/23

Medway - The Rotary Ambassador for Action Against Modern Slavery will be speaking following a 2 course dinner at Gillingham Golf Club

more   Mon 30/10/2023 - Celebration of Christmas

South Foreland - The Rotary Club of South Foreland invites everyone to join our celebration of Christmas by singing seasonal songs and carols at St Mary in Castro

more   Fri 27/10/2023 - Our Murder Mystery Dinners are back!

Medway Sunlight - After a pause during the pandemic we are back to test your sleuthing skills -great fun for all! UPDATE - A very successful evening - great fun and £550 raised for Prostate Cancer UK - thank you to everyone who came!

more   Wed 04/10/2023 - Learn about Eastbourne’s Green Canopy

Senlac - Visitors are welcome to join us to hear Lord Lucas talk about The Queen's Green Canopy, Eastbourne's progress, achievements and ambitions.

more   Sun 01/10/2023 - Jazz Supper

Beckenham - Sunday supper with live jazz, in support of our President's Charity, St.Christopher's Hospice.

more   Fri 29/09/2023 - McMillan Coffee Morning

Medway Sunlight - We are again helping Saintara run their Coffee Morning in aid of St McMillan Nurses.

more   Sat 23/09/2023 - Rotary Ride 23rd September 2023

Bexhill - Completed Rotary Ride with £828 raised for Prostate Cancer UK.

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Cyclists from previous year.
more   Sun 17/09/2023 - A Fun Cycle Ride

Rye & Winchelsea - The Rotary Club of Rye & Winchelsea with The Rye Wheelers offer a cycle ride for all ages across the marsh. This year we have rides over 25km, 50km 100km and this year a junior/family ride along the cycle path to Camber.

more   Tue 12/09/2023 - Socialising meal at Naz's Rasoi

Medway Sunlight - Join us for one of our very popular meals out and enjoy fine Indian food and great company.

more   Fri 08/09/2023 - Charity Golf Day 8th Sept 2023

Chestfield - Our Annual Charity Golf event takes place again on 8th September 2023 at Chestfield Golf Club - Our main sponsor is Lefa Hillbourough Ltd, but if you would like to sponsor a hole please get in touch.

more   Sat 26/08/2023 - Gin Festival

Minster On Sea - On till Late

more   Sun 20/08/2023 - Summer at the Bandstand

Medway Sunlight - Bring a Chair & a Picnic & enjoy an English Summer Afternoon !

more   Sun 30/07/2023 - McDonalds Chestfield Family Fun Day

Chestfield - Supporting Ronald McDonald House Charities - Fun for all the family

more   Sun 30/07/2023 - Rotary Boccia Tournament 2023

South Foreland - Local Rotary Clubs from the South East unite to host a Boccia Event

more   Fri 21/07/2023 - Centenary Weekend

Bexhill - Account of Centenary Weekend's Activities

Kids Day out Adults
more   Tue 18/07/2023 - Kid's Day Out

Hastings - Rotavive (Satellite of the Rotary Club of Hastings) arranged a day out for local children to Hastings Crazy Golf with the help of the St Leonards Academy SENCO department on 18th July 2023. Rotavive funded the whole day including golf, food, and ice cream

more   Wed 12/07/2023 - Young Photographer of the Year 2024

Chestfield - Why not enter this great competition with your photos - ages 7 - 17

more   Sat 08/07/2023 - Charity Race Night 8th July 2023

Chestfield - Back by popular demand, join us for a great evening and raise fnds for local Charities at the same time

more   Sat 01/07/2023 - The Long Ride

Bexhill - This year President James Slinn is setting himself the target or riding 2,500 miles to raise funds for Dementia Information and Support Courses CIC (DISC) and Sara Lee Trust

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more   Fri 30/06/2023 - Handover & Assembly Night 29th June 2023

Chestfield - Our official handover and assembly night where Past Presidents Pat & Nick, handed over to new President Pat for 2023/24

more   Fri 30/06/2023 - The Final Walk on the “The Long Road”

Bexhill - Perry Completed the Half Marathon and the Thames Path now he is going for a 26 mile hike from Lewes.

Ready for the Off!
more   Fri 30/06/2023 - THE LONG ROAD – PERRY’S FINAL FLING

Bexhill - The final leg of this Epic Journey is complete. Perry and friends completed a 26 mile hike from Lewes to Bexhill-on-Sea on Perry's final day as our President.

Classic car
more   Sun 18/06/2023 - The SENLAC Classic car Show & Craft Fayre

Rye & Winchelsea - The 28th Show will return on Sunday 18th June, 2023 at Rye Rugby Club.

KIds have fun at Knockhatch
more   Fri 16/06/2023 - Kids Go Out With KIDSOUT

Bexhill - Kids from Pebsham Primary Accadamy go for a fun day at Knockhatch with KidsOut

Team from Total Project Management
more   Thu 15/06/2023 - Charity Golf Day Raises just on £4,000.

Bexhill - At Cooden Beach Golf Club, results below.

more   Sat 10/06/2023 - Fancy a Quiz?

Medway Sunlight - Another of our very popular quizzes - in aid of a great cause - Finley's First Footsteps

more   Sun 28/05/2023 - 2023 Charity Dragon Boat Challenge

Medway Sunlight - Our ever popular Dragon Boat Challenge is back - come and see up to 30 teams battling it out on the waters of Basin 2, Chatham Maritime. See the Dragon Boat pages on this site.

more   Sun 21/05/2023 - Fundraiser for the 'Dads Unlimited' charity

Ashford - At the Tickled Trout, Wye

more   Sat 22/04/2023 - TWAM - TOOLS WITH A MISSION - Collection Anytime

Chestfield - If you have any suitable items please let us know and bring along on our collection day, or we can collect from Whitstable, Chestfield, Herne Bay areas.

John with Rotary International President Jennifer Jones
more   Sun 16/04/2023 - Global Polio Eradication Initiative Event

South Foreland - On 14th March this event was held in London at the House of Commons, with leaders from the World Health Organisation and Rotary International as the main speakers.

more   Sat 01/04/2023 - Spring Charity Quiz Night

Chestfield - Our now annual Spring Charity Quiz Night in aid of Crossroads Care and Red Zebra

more   Fri 03/03/2023 - Big Screen Race Night

Rye & Winchelsea - Rye Harbour Sailability invite you to a Race Night on Friday 3rd March doors open 6.00pm at Hub on Rye Hill, Kiln Drive, TN31 7SQ

more   Wed 08/02/2023 - Collection for Turkey Earthquake

Medway - Donate direct to Turkish survivors via Rotary Clubs in Turkey knowing there is no organisational overhead as with most humanitarian aid charities

more   Fri 27/01/2023 - YOUTH AWARDS 2022-23

Bromley - “Uplifting and joyful” says Bromley’s Mayor

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more   Sun 18/12/2022 - Santa 1.25km Fun Run & 5km/10km Timed Athletic Events

Medway - The Santa Fun Run is back, this year expanded to include a timed 5km and 10km run

more   Sat 10/12/2022 - Santa to tour St Mary's Island!

Medway Sunlight - Santa's Sleigh will be moving around Island Way East and West on St Mary's Island - look out for him and his Rotary helpers!

Cash and Card donations for Christmas hampers delivered to local people in need.
more   Sat 10/12/2022 - Christmas hampers for those in need.

Hastings - Help those local people in need this Christmas by making a card or cash donation at Tecos Extra St. Leonards on Saturday 10 December 2022.

more   Sun 04/12/2022 - Christmas Collections in Chestfield

Chestfield - Annual Christmas collections of food and clothing with Father Christmas in Chestfied

Santa Saunter Poster
more   Sat 03/12/2022 - Santa Saunter 2022

Minster On Sea - You can participate and collect money for your organisation; you can sponsor the event; or you can just turn up on the day, enjoy and donate.

more   Sat 26/11/2022 - Young Chef Competition 2022

Chestfield - Competition between local schools to find a Young Chef 2022 in this national Rotary competition.

more   Thu 24/11/2022 - 57th Churchill Commemoration Dinner

Edenbridge and Westerham - 57th Churchill Commemoration Dinner at Westerham GC

more   Sat 12/11/2022 - Autumn Quiz Night - 12th November 2022

Chestfield - Our every popular Autumn Quiz returns following the great success of our Spring Quiz, book early to avoid disappointment.

more   Sat 12/11/2022 - Quiz night!

Medway Sunlight - Our highly popular quizzes continue - in aid of the Rotary Ukraine Appeal -UPDATE - very successful quiz again and over £200 raised! THANK YOU !

Tree of light
more   Fri 11/11/2022 - Tree of Light

Hastings - Remember your loved ones and help those in need at Christmas with a Tree of Light dedication

more   Mon 07/11/2022 - Margate Rotary Club Santa Sleigh route 2022

Margate - 2022 Santa Sleigh route.

more   Sat 22/10/2022 - Community Planting Day

Medway Sunlight - Medway Sunlight Rotary joins Chatham Maritime Trust in a Community Planting Day

On their marks
more   Sat 08/10/2022 - Pig Racing - Castle Connections, Queenborough

Minster On Sea - Pig Racing event with our MPC (Master of Piggy Ceremonies) Ray Seager.

more   Mon 03/10/2022 - Rotary Young Musicians Competition at the Stables Theatre Hastings 6:30 pm Monday 3 October

Hastings - The competition offers young people the experience of performing on a public stage an opportunity to showcase their musical talent impartial feedback and assessment of their performance by experienced adjudicators.

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more   Sat 01/10/2022 - Battle of Britain concert

North Downs, The - at BETHS Grammar school Bexley, DA5 1NE

more   Sat 17/09/2022 - Lets quiz again !

Medway Sunlight - We are quizzing again at the St Mary's Island Community Centre -always popular - book now to make sure!

more   Fri 09/09/2022 - Charity Golf Day - OVER £2500.00 raised.

Chestfield - The return of our very popular Charity Golf Day

Recycling bins on our local beaches
more   Sun 04/09/2022 - Working together for our local community

Margate - Recycling bins installed on our beaches

Perry on his way again.
more   Sat 27/08/2022 - THE LONG ROAD Open Event

Bexhill - Second Open Event Supporting Perry.

more   Wed 24/08/2022 - Join us in supporting Ukraine

Bromley - The Mayor of Bromley together with the Rotary Clubs of Bromley invite you to come and support Ukraine on a Fun and Fundraising Day WEDNESDAY 24TH AUGUST

more   Sun 21/08/2022 - Scrapheap Challenge

Bexhill - Pictures and Report.

more   Sat 20/08/2022 - Charity Race Night - 20th August 2022

Chestfield - Come along to a great Race Night where you can play the Tote and help raise funds for a great local Charity

more   Sun 14/08/2022 - Waldron Classic Car Show

Heathfield & Waldron - 2022 sees the return of this popular event and we look forward to everyone having a great time after the past year of isolation.

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more   Sat 06/08/2022 - Beer Festival 2022

Minster On Sea - Annual Beer Festival at the Aviator

The Team at the start.
more   Sat 30/07/2022 - THE LONG ROAD First Open Event.

Bexhill - Perry started at 10 am and completed 10.5k by just after 12. Join us on 27th August. Thank you all.

more   Tue 12/07/2022 - Aid for Ukraine

Minster On Sea - Dave Bennett Distribution

more   Sun 03/07/2022 - Ukraine: funds and supplies collection

Ashford - Sun, July 3rd 2022 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Collection of funds and items for those affected by the Ukraine conflict Ashford Designer Outlet

more   Sat 02/07/2022 - President's Charity Appeal

Ashford - Canine Partners Appeal

more   Sat 02/07/2022 - Ukraine: funds and supplies collection

Ashford - Sat, July 2nd 2022 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Collection of funds and items for those affected by the Ukraine conflict Ashford Designer Outlet

Outgoing President Mr Gary White, was ambushed during his departing speech...
more   Fri 01/07/2022 - President's Ball

Minster On Sea - For Mr Gary White at the Village Hotel, Maidstone

more   Thu 30/06/2022 - Club Assembly & Handover Evening

Chestfield - Handover to new Presidents Nick & Pat for 2022/23 Rotary year

more   Tue 28/06/2022 - Opera al Fresco

Rochester - An afternoon of popular operas and songs sung by internally renowned singers

more   Sun 26/06/2022 - Ukraine: funds and supplies collection

Ashford - Sun, Jun 26th 2022 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Collection of funds and items for those affected by the Ukraine conflict Ashford Designer Outlet

more   Sat 18/06/2022 - Ukraine: funds and supplies collection

Ashford - Sat, Jun 18th 2022 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Collection of funds and items for those affected by the Ukraine conflict Ashford Designer Outlet

more   Sat 11/06/2022 - Ukraine: funds and supplies collection

Ashford - Sat, Jun 11th 2022 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Collection of funds and items for those affected by the Ukraine conflict at Ashford Designer Outlet

The Dragons are back!
more   Sun 05/06/2022 - The Dragons are back!

Medway Sunlight - Our popular, colourful and enjoyable Charity Dragon Boat Challenge is back on Sunday 5th June 2022! Entry forms and full details are now out - join us for a great fun day. Email for details!

more   Thu 02/06/2022 - Annual Golf Day Funfraiser

Heathfield & Waldron - This year we are supporting Prostrate Cancer

more   Sat 28/05/2022 - The Rotary Club of Ashford - Dragon Boat Challenge 2022

Ashford - Come & enjoy the fun! Watch the spills and thrills as the boats race across the water

more   Thu 26/05/2022 - European Cluster Rotary Clubs visit Minster on Sea

Minster On Sea - This year Minster on Sea RC hosted the four other clubs.

Winchelsea Walking Group
more   Sun 22/05/2022 - Spring Charity Walk

Rye & Winchelsea - Short Walk of around 9 miles in around the Rye and Playden area.

more   Wed 20/04/2022 - Collection for Ukraine at John Lawson Circus

Medway - With the kind invitation of John Lawson Circus, we will be holding a collection at the end of each performance for the Ukrainian relief effort when the Circus arrives in Walderslade on Wednesday 20 April 2022.

Rotarians Gary (President), John and Simon after delivery.
more   Thu 14/04/2022 - Donations for Ukraine

Minster On Sea - Over the last several weeks, members of the Rotary Club of Minster on Sea have been collecting toiletries and sanitary products to send to Poland to support the Ukrainian refugees. Today we delivered all of our donations ready for shipment

more   Fri 08/04/2022 - It's a Mystery - who dunnit?

Medway Sunlight - Our popular Murder Mystery nights return with the scene set for us by our friends the Alternate Shadows Theatre Group

Club members at the start of the litter pick including Judith Standen, Margaret Hawkins, Richard Parkin, Diane Smith and Helen Hart. Behind the camera, Margaret Jones
more   Thu 07/04/2022 - Club Members litter picking in Domneva Road (and some side roads) outside Westgate and BIrchington Golf Club which we use for our meetings.

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - An opportunity to clear out rubbish accumulated in the bushes and also some in the roads themselves

Dancers in full swing at the Tea Dance with Kevin Winzer in the centre with his dance partner
more   Sun 03/04/2022 - Isle of Thanet Sunrise Rotary Club's Grand Tea Dance

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - Afternoon Tea Dance at the Broadstairs Pavilion.

more   Sat 02/04/2022 - Spring Quiz Night - SOLD OUT - Raised over £1120

Chestfield - Due to popular demand we have arranged a Spring Quiz Night for you.

more   Sat 02/04/2022 - Ukraine Crisis Collections.

Bexhill - We will be collecting in the town centre. Please help if you can Bank Details below for Donations.

Banner notice regarding donation of easter eggs to a local organisation
more   Sat 02/04/2022 - Donating Easter Eggs

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - Our Club donating Easter Eggs to a local organisation

14 club members and friends staying warm in Joe's Cafe
more   Fri 01/04/2022 - At Joe's Cafe for a coffee meet up

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - A chance for club members, family members and friends to meet up.

more   Wed 23/03/2022 - Starting a New Rotary Satellite Club in Battle.

Bexhill - Free invitation event at the Squirrel Inn, Battle on 23rd March. Come along if you want to support your community and Rotary.

View of Holy Trinity Church showing in the foreground knitters from St James Church
more   Sat 19/03/2022 - Rotary Club of the Isle of Thanet Sunrise Big Knit

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - After a three year gap the annual Big Knit at the Holy Trinity Church, Cliftonville.

more   Wed 16/03/2022 - Disability Aids to Physio Net

Chestfield - Inter Club and District co-operation to provide disability aids to those in need.

more   Mon 14/03/2022 - Fundraising dinner

Medway Sunlight - 2 course meal, great atmosphere and great company all in aid of an organisation helping children - what more could you want!


Chestfield - Rotary Worldwide is supporting the people of Ukraine through various means and if you would like to help then please donate.

Donated goods being sorted ready for collection and transport
more   Sun 06/03/2022 - Club Members helping the Ukraine aid operation organised by the Kent Poles Union

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - Being part of a team of helpers and volunteers doing what we can to help get urgent supplies to the Ukraine.

President Caroline Winzer and club members with Gary Fagg MBE
more   Fri 04/03/2022 - Club breakfast meeting and cheque presentation

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - Breakfast meeting with a cheque presentation to Gary Fagg MBE representing the Paula Carr Diabetes Trust

more   Sat 26/02/2022 - Quiz in aid of the Air Ambulance

Medway Sunlight - Our quiz on the 26th Feb was a huge success and raised over £500 for the Air Ambulance - thank you!

more   Thu 27/01/2022 - Interact President for 2021&22 inaugurated

Chestfield - New President Aaron installed at Kent College Interact Club

more   Sat 25/12/2021 - Medway Sunlight Rotary invites you to join us for Christmas Day

Medway Sunlight - We are once again providing warmth, companionship and a hot meal on Christmas Day at the Salvation Army Hall in Chatham.

Santa click through
more   Sun 19/12/2021 - EVENT CANCELLED

Medway - This event has been cancelled owing to the threat of Covid potentially harming everyones xmas arrangements. We will contact all those who have pre-ordered and paid for suits/entry to offer refunds.

more   Sat 11/12/2021 - Santa's Sleigh is coming back to St Mary's Island !

Medway Sunlight - Following his very successful visit to the Island, when all the children were so good, Santa on his Sleigh is looking forward to coming back this year!

Santa in his new outfit. Hope he will be warm enough
more   Tue 07/12/2021 - Isle of Thanet Sunrise Rotary Club's Santa Sleigh Run at Tivoli, Margate

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - At long last we are able to make the popular sleigh run through the Tivoli part of Thanet bringing fun and delight to the children and raising funds for local charities.

Poster for the Quiz
more   Sat 04/12/2021 - Thanet Sunrise Rotary Club's Christmas Cracker

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - Clive Turner has done it again and created an excellent quiz to take place on Zoom

more   Sat 13/11/2021 - Charity Quiz Night - 13th Nov 2021

Chestfield - The return of our popular Charity Quiz Night - book early to avoid disappointment.

more   Thu 11/11/2021 - Chestfield Gardening Project

Chestfield - We are supporting Chestfield Parish Council by taking on the upkeep of the Community Garden area at start of Maydowns Road.

more   Tue 09/11/2021 - Marie Curie Community

Edenbridge and Westerham - Marie Curie Community Fundraiser Luisa Stevens

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more   Fri 29/10/2021 - I have swam the Channel says our President!

Chestfield - Our President has completed her challenge to swim the Channel (almost) to raise funds for her Charities this year.

Robin thanks our volunteer marshals
more   Tue 19/10/2021 - 'Thank You' to our Amazing Local Vaccination Volunteers

South Foreland - The Rotary Club of South Foreland organises 'thank you' receptions for volunteer marshals who have helped at the Dover Vaccination Centre. Robin and Peter give their thanks.

Some of the happy people enjoying the tea party
more   Mon 11/10/2021 - EKIDS and Parkinsons afternoon tea party

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - At last the opportunity to run a tea party for member of the EKIDS and Parkinsons groups together with their carers.

more   Sat 09/10/2021 - A great quiz!

Medway Sunlight - Thank you so much for the 61 people who attended this quiz - a very enjoyable evening and we raised over £350 to help send children in need to the pantomine.

more   Sat 02/10/2021 - Pick Your own !

Medway Sunlight - Pick Your own apples - Rainham Community Orchard

more   Fri 01/10/2021 - WORLD POLIO DAY 24th OCTOBER 2021

Chestfield - Our fight against Polio is almost over - just two cases exist in the World but we need to finish it off so please support Rotary by making a donation on World Polio Day - we can do it.

Signs erected at Margate Railway Station showing visitors on arrival at Margate the initiative.
more   Fri 01/10/2021 - Breakfast Meeting with speaker

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - Talk given by Alanna McGill-Tagg about a community based project to keep Margate's beaches clean called "Rise Up - Clean Up".

The 'Fin the Fish' installation  at Scarborough
more   Fri 17/09/2021 - Another proposed initiative to reduce plastic waste on Margate Main Sands

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - Details of a press release given on behalf of the Rotary Clubs of Thanet raising awareness of a project proposed for next year in conjunction with Thanet District Council and Southern Water Authority

Helen Hart who we are delighted to welcome as a new member of the club.
more   Fri 17/09/2021 - Breakfast Meeting with the induction of two new members

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - At today's Breakfast Meeting there was an excellent opportunity to welcome into the club two new members

Our compere Demis (Kevin) Roussos together with his wife, our President  Caroline Winzer
more   Fri 10/09/2021 - Quiz Night - theme 'Postcard from the Med'

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - A Greek inspired Quiz Night with our own version of Demis Roussos (it's that man again).

Speaker Karen Mckenzie together with President Caroline Winzer
more   Fri 03/09/2021 - Breakfast Meeting with speaker Karen Mckenzie from the Thanet Urban Forest Initiative

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - A talk on achieving a better environment through tree planting

President Caroline Winzer and her husband Past President  Kevin Winzer
more   Sat 28/08/2021 - Volunteering with the 'Friends of Quex'

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - Helping other volunteers to prepare for the opening of the Waterloo Tower celebrating 200 years.

Here are the team members from the Isle of Thanet Rotary Club, raring to get batting.
more   Fri 20/08/2021 - Bat and Trap Challenge afternoon

Isle of Thanet Sunrise - Challenge match between our club and Canterbury Royal British Legion at Dunkirk

more   Wed 28/07/2021 - Passing of Gordon Johnson PHF

Chestfield - It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Gordon Johnson on Wednesday 28th July 2021.

more   Tue 20/07/2021 - Our Flying Rotarian

South Foreland - Stuart McVey describes the exciting flight he and Elspeth enjoyed with George Ritchie and his wife Caroline. On 24th June they few from Rochester Airport to the Isle of Wight.

more   Thu 24/06/2021 - Chestfield Assy & Handover Meeting

Chestfield - Not to be beaten we held our Assembly & Handover Meeting outside under a Gazebo.

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Confence Eastbourne 2024

Combined 1120 & 1130 Conference in Eastbourne 2024


Latest News From Around The District

May 2024 District Magazine

Our monthly review of activities and events in our District


Three Districts (London, South and South East) are joining forces for a full weekend of Rotary fun


Preventing mother and infant mortality worldwide


Updates on our district's support for the Ukrainian people by delivering aid (inc. essential equipment, clothing and blankets).

Rotary Radio UK bringing harmony to the world

Bringing Rotary to the World

Faversham Rotarians at Work

Rotary's People of Action during the current Covid-19 pandemic

Rotarians at work

Rotary supporting the Voluntary and Community Sector Emergencies Partnership

Ravensbourne Rotary Club cleaning the River Ravensbourne

Rotary members are tackling environmental issues the way they always do: coming up with projects, using their connections to change policy and planning for the future.

Shelterbox at work in Pakistan

Working together to reduce poverty, improve education, provide clean water & sanitation and promote peace.

Rotary Youth Leadership awards - RGB&I image gallery

Rotary Activities & Programmes for Young People

Rotary South East Youth Speaks Competition 2019

Rotary Competitions for Young People

Providing clean drinking water - from RGB&I image gallery

Addressing the big problems in the world

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