Completed events in Rotary South East

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more   Sat 14/01/2023 - District 1120 Council Meeting

Aylesford School, Teapot Lane, Maidstone ME20 7JU (Teas and coffees available from 08:30 am) <br> <a href="" target="_blank"> Click here to register your planned attendance/apology and food requirements </a><br>

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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 - 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   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 05/11/2022 - Fireworks and Music Spectacular 2022

West Wickham - Our 2022 Display is at 2019 prices!

more   Sat 22/10/2022 - Community Planting Day

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

more   Fri 14/10/2022 - Murder Mystery Evening

Medway - Thanks to everyone who supported this wonderful evening which helped to raise nearly £500 for local charities. Special thanks to Alternate Shadows theatre group who produced the event on behalf of Rotary Club of Medway.

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   Thu 18/08/2022 - Airborne

Sovereign Harbour - Anual Eastbourne Air Show

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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.

Opera al Fresco
more   Tue 19/07/2022 - Opera al Fresco

Rochester Rotary is hosting a wonderful afternoon of popular Opera and Show songs, given by internationally acclaimed singers

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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 25/06/2022 - Ukraine: funds and supplies collection

Ashford - Sat, Jun 25th 2022 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Collection of funds and items for those affected by the Ukraine conflict Ashford Designer Outlet

more   Sun 19/06/2022 - Ukraine: funds and supplies collection

Ashford - Sun, Jun 19th 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   Thu 12/05/2022 - An Evening with Rotary West Wickham

West Wickham - In support of Search and Rescue London and Kent, Surrey, Sussex Air Ambulance.

And they're off...
more   Sun 08/05/2022 - Island Run 2022

Minster On Sea - The Rotary Club of Minster-on-Sea and Sporting Events UK teamed up to bring you this great event. This year the offering was a great fast and flat seafront 10k or 5k.

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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