Completed events in Rotary in Southern Wales

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   Thu 26/01/2023 - Thursday 26 January 2023 at 7:00 pm

Abergavenny - At the Station Hotel, Brecon Road, Abergavenny. The third of these innovative Rotary meeting events open to all members of the public and the club to attend and advertised on Abergavenny Voice

Jeetendra Sharma, Director of the Rotary Global History Fellowship
more   Tue 24/01/2023 - In conversation with Jeetendra Sharma

Cardiff Bay - A continuation of our online "Cardiff Bay in conversation with.." series of events. All welcome

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Area Final - Young Musicians 2023
more   Mon 23/01/2023 - Young Musicians Area Final

Cardiff Breakfast - Young Musicians Area Final at the Dutch Barn, Whitchurch High School

more   Sun 15/01/2023 - Rotary Scarf in aid of End Polio Now

Narberth & Whitland - Rotary Scarf in aid of End Polio Now now available

more   Sun 04/12/2022 - Santa starts his journey around Cowbridge

Cowbridge - Full details can be found from the link on this page.

more   Thu 24/11/2022 - Young Musician/Vocalist Competition

Haverfordwest - Venue: New Hall at Haverfordwest High School. Club heat for this National Competition

Teams compete to see how many lengths they can swim in one  hour.
more   Sun 20/11/2022 - Swimathon - 20th November 2022

Abergavenny - The Swimathon returned to the Abergavenny Leisure Centre after a gap of three years due to Covid.

more   Fri 18/11/2022 - Quiz (BYO supper and drinks) for local charities

Knighton & District - Quiz (BYO supper and drinks) for local charities at the Leintwardine Village Hall

more   Thu 17/11/2022 - We'll Keep A Welcome

Narberth & Whitland - Whitland Male Choir and Special Guests LIVE IN CONCERT

more   Sat 22/10/2022 - Polio Awareness stall for World Polio Day TBC

Knighton & District - With World polio day on October 24th, we will be having a stall at the Knighton farmers market on this Saturday.

more   Tue 04/10/2022 - In conversation with Sylvia Whitlock.

Cardiff Bay - In 1987 the Rotary Club of Duarte won the legal right for women to become Rotarians. Sylvia became their President that year and was the first woman to hold that role in the world. Guests welcome.

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Runner up Amber Jones congratulates our winner Ruby Paton
more   Sun 18/09/2022 - Rotary Young Chef at the Food Festival

Abergavenny - The two finalists from the School Competition in July, Amber Jones and Ruby Paton faced each other in the Market Hall at the Food Festival on Sunday 18th September with Ruby Paton declared the winner to go through to the next stage of the competition.

more   Sat 27/08/2022 - Knighton show and carnival

Knighton & District - We had a stall at this local show which gave us a presence there.

more   Fri 19/08/2022 - Return Visit by Jaroslaw Rotary Club to Abergavenny

Abergavenny - Pictured are five members of Jaroslaw Rotary Club and four from Abergavenny Rotary Club having a farewell drink together in Wetherspoons Abergavenny at the end of a very memorable trip.

more   Fri 12/08/2022 - Duck Race & Pig Roast 2022

Narberth & Whitland - It's Back LIVE ! Charity Duck Race & Pig Roast at the Cresselly Arms, Cresswell Quay

Bracken Trust outreach nurse Janice Vincett, Reg Cawthorne, Rotary President Kim Smith, outreach nurse Sylvia Wilkinson
more   Mon 01/08/2022 - We donate to the Bracken Trust

Knighton & District - Our cheque for £500 was gratefully received by Reg Cawthorne

more   Fri 29/07/2022 - We donate to Mid Powys MIND and Blood Bikes Wales

Knighton & District - We presented £500 to each of these community based charities

Meeting up with CITC in Ludlow. From left Hazel, Shaun and Sherpa Dawa plus Rotary members
more   Mon 04/07/2022 - We meet Sherpa Dawa from CITC at the Queens in Ludlow

Knighton & District - We meet Sherpa Dawa from Classrooms in the Clouds at the Queens in Ludlow

Swansea Urban wildlife - plantlife or scenes where the environment is a feature.
more   Sun 03/07/2022 - ‘Rotary Swansea Photographic Competition - Our Swansea Urban Environment

Swansea - Theme "Our Swansea Urban Environment" Entry fee £3. Open to over 16's.

more   Mon 27/06/2022 - We meet Sherpa Dawa from CITC at the Queens in Ludlow

Knighton & District - Today we met with representatives of Classrooms in the Clouds and heard more about the progress the charity is making in the Everest region of Nepal.

more   Sun 26/06/2022 - VIVA LA DIVA 2022

Narberth & Whitland - Musical Extravaganza At Narberth RFC Ground On SUNDAY the 26th JUNE, 2022 All TICKETS NOW JUST £15 each, Online & in local outlets!

more   Sat 25/06/2022 - Community Dog Show

Henllys - Family Dog Show at Thornhill Community Centre.

Pizza time in Jaroslaw
more   Fri 17/06/2022 - Visit to Jaroslaw Rotary Club June 2022

Abergavenny - Three members of the Rotary Club of Abergavenny visited Jaroslaw Rotary Club from 17th June to 20th June 2022.

more   Fri 03/06/2022 - We celebrate the Jubilee in style!

Knighton & District - We celebrate the Queen's 70 years on the throne with a garden party......

more   Fri 03/06/2022 - Abergavenny Steam Rally

Abergavenny - The Abergavenny Steam Rally will take place in Bailey Park, Abergavenny.

Presentation to Air Ambulances by the clock tower in Knighton
more   Fri 22/04/2022 - We present £1000 to each of the Air Ambulances

Knighton & District - We were proud to donate £1000 to each of the Midlands and Wales Air Ambulances

Winners with their photos
more   Tue 19/04/2022 - We display the photos from the Young Photographer competition

Knighton & District - This exhibition will be open during the library opening times which are Tues 10.30am-1pm, 2-5pm Thurs 10.30am-1pm 2-6pm and Friday 8am -12.30pm

more   Fri 31/12/2021 - Young Photographer Competition 2021-22

Knighton & District - Our Young Photography Competition is back! Read how your youngster can get involved here.....

more   Sun 12/12/2021 - Santa Fun Run

Narberth & Whitland - Narberth Santa Fun 3k Run or Stroll is back. Sunday 12th December 2021 Charity event in aid of Narberth and Whitland Food Banks and other Rotary Charities.

more   Sat 20/11/2021 - Murder Mystery evening at the Leintwardine community centre

Knighton & District - Murder Mystery evening at the Leintwardine community centre. A social evening with a raffle for charity

more   Fri 12/11/2021 - Family Quiz for charity at the Baron in Bucknell

Knighton & District - We resumed our regular twice yearly quizzes tonight with Quizmaster extraordinaire Paul Barrett at the helm.

more   Sat 06/11/2021 - 24 Hours for Our Planet

Newport Uskmouth - On the 6th of November, we will be doing a 24-hour livestream event to raise money and awareness for the Rainforest Trust UK.

more   Sun 10/10/2021 - We steward at the VSCC hill climb in Cwm Whitton

Knighton & District - We steward at the VSCC hill climb raising money for the Air Ambulances

more   Sat 09/10/2021 - Grand Charity Concert 2021

Narberth & Whitland - We are delighted that the Grand Charity Concert starring Richard and Adam and Special Guests Whitland Male Choir and Rotary Young Musicians will take place on SATURDAY 9TH OCTOBER , 2021. TICKETS NOW ON SALE

more   Sun 19/09/2021 - Sounds Fantastic 2021

Narberth & Whitland - A fantastic two hour concert starring local Young Musicians at Rhos Y Gilwen Mansion, Cilgerran, North Pembrokeshire. Sunday 9th September. 2021. 3pm -5pm

The start of the event last year at the Morgan's home....
more   Sat 07/08/2021 - Car Treasure Hunt

Knighton & District - This was a very enjoyable event with £100 raised for our charitable efforts in the community.

more   Sun 25/07/2021 - Sunday Night Fever

Narberth & Whitland - Exciting Outdoor Music event at Narberth RFC Ground.

more   Wed 23/06/2021 - Charity Cycle Ride

Bridgend - Sponsored Cycle Ride Mumbles to Bridgend 50km

more   Tue 30/03/2021 - Rotaplast International

Cardiff Bay - Rotarian Angelo Capozzi MD, Founder of Rotaplast Inc. joins us live from San Francisco. Guests are welcome - Please see details below

more   Fri 26/03/2021 - Mysteriosa

Cardiff Bay - An evening of Strange and Wonderful Magic with Ashton Carter Profit to the Rotary in Cardiff Foodbank Appeal Please see details below

more   Tue 16/02/2021 - Rotary Area 3 District Quiz Final

Bridgend - Rotary Bridgend v Rotart Llantwit Major

more   Sat 12/12/2020 - Car Parking in Cardiff

Cardiff Bay - We're back! £6 All Day see details

more   Wed 25/11/2020 - Rotary Ramble Beach Litter Collection

Bridgend - Newton Beach, Porthcawl

more   Tue 10/11/2020 - Bitten by the Black Dog

Cardiff Bay - James Innes Visitors are welcome Please see details

more   Wed 04/11/2020 - Zoom Meeting Rotary Swansea - Speaker Rotary GB&I Carers Uk Project

Swansea - Rotary Swansea is hosting Peter Hamilton RGBI coordinator. Speaking about the Carer's RGB&I link project. Working together through our shared values. Raising awareness of caring and the work of Carers UK through Rotary’s network. Contact Gwenda for Link.

more   Tue 27/10/2020 - Rotary Wrap Up Project

Cardiff Bay - Malcolm Baldwin Accrington Rotary Warm clothing for those in need (Guests welcome, see details)

more   Sat 24/10/2020 - World Polio Day

Bridgend - Rotary Bridgend lit three local landmarks purple - Coity Castle, St Crallo's Church Coychurch and St David's Church Laleston

more   Fri 16/10/2020 - Virtual Online Santa Raffle

Narberth & Whitland - Virtual Online Santa Raffle 2020 in aid of Narberth Foodbank and PATCH, (Pembrokeshire Action To Combat Hardship).

more   Wed 14/10/2020 - CHARITY CHRISTMAS CARDS SOLD OUT in 2020

Knighton & District - We are supporting local charities with sale of unique Christmas cards available from Angela Ellis 01547 540504

more   Tue 13/10/2020 - E-Box Endoscopy Box

Cardiff Bay - Presentation by Rtn Garner Roberts on the innovative E-Box Guests Welcome (See details below)

more   Sat 10/10/2020 - Knighton Festival online - something for everyone

Knighton & District - Our Rotary Club is excited to be supporting this event which extends over three Saturday afternoon. The talent makes this free event unmissable - be inspired!

St David's Cathedral
more   Mon 05/10/2020 - Watercolour Sale!

Dinas Powys - Watercolour Sale to support the purchase of Toyboxes for children of abused mothers under the Kids Out Toybox scheme

more   Fri 04/09/2020 - Virtual Dog Show

Cardiff Bay - Submit your photo of your dog in one of five categories for the campaign to eradicate polio and support the vaccination programme

more   Tue 18/08/2020 - 400th Anniversary of the Mayflower

Cardiff Bay - George English All Rotarians welcome (see details below)

more   Tue 11/08/2020 - For better, for worse Rotary in Hong Kong

Cardiff Bay - PDG Eugene Fong Kowloon West Rotary Rotary in Hong Kong All Rotarians welcome (see details below)

more   Tue 09/06/2020 - Poems and Pints

Cardiff Bay - Listen to our favourite poems Watch us drink our pints! VISITORS WELCOME

Small selection of plants available
more   Mon 25/05/2020 - Online plant sale for Rotary supported charities

Knighton & District - Rotary members donated plants for this plant sale and with the generosity of supporters we raised £275 for Rotary supported charities


Narberth & Whitland - Sadly due to the Coronavirus outbreak we have postponed this event until the 30th May, 2021. Stay safe everyone.

more   Tue 12/05/2020 - Gareth Richards Carmarthen to Colorado

Cardiff Bay - with Carmarthen Tywi Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar VISITORS WELCOME see details

more   Tue 28/04/2020 - Murder Mystery Night Online

Cardiff Bay - "The Lady Varnishes" Murder in Manhattan

more   Tue 21/04/2020 - Scrubs for Care Workers with Narberth & Whitland Rotary

Cardiff Bay - Caroline Llewellyn & Angela McKenna Making scrubs for the NHS and Care workers.

more   Fri 03/04/2020 - Member Angela Ellis completes a garden marathon for charity

Knighton & District - We are delighted to share her fundraising total at the end of this post!

more   Wed 01/04/2020 - Kids at Home ART COMPETITION

Barry - A competition for kids at home.

more   Thu 12/03/2020 - Charity fashion show - clothes and models provided by Colours

Knighton & District - Tonight we welcomed models from Colours showing us clothing for purchase.

more   Tue 10/03/2020 - Our afternoon tea and dancing for the Community

Knighton & District - Today we continue our monthly social tea dances All welcome Free entry St Edwards Church Hall, Knighton.

Cardiff Male Choir
more   Sat 29/02/2020 - CHARITY CONCERT

Cardiff St. David's - A Charity Concert performed by Cardiff Male Choir with conductor - Timothy Goss

Choir of Whitchurch Primary School
more   Fri 28/02/2020 - The Big Welsh Breakfast

Cardiff Breakfast - The Big Welsh Breakfast

more   Fri 21/02/2020 - Quiz and supper at the Baron

Knighton & District - Tonight we enjoyed another of Rotarian Paul's challenging quizzes for charity.

more   Sat 15/02/2020 - Rotary Young Musician concert

Knighton & District - Today we welcomed 6 talented young musicians from across Mid Wales to perform and be judged in this competition.

more   Fri 14/02/2020 - Valentine's wine and cheese tasting in Leintwardine

Knighton & District - This was a very enjoyable evening Kim and Sheila's home in Leintwardine, celebrating Valentine's day with good friends

Poster Dead Ringers
more   Sat 08/02/2020 - Dance night with live band

Henllys - Come and dance or listen to the live band Dead Ringers, playing music from the 50's to the present day. Chicken in a basket, bar, free parking and excellent company. Monies raised will contribute towards buying a Shelter Box.

'What We Do' Main Pages:

Rotary in Southern Wales has over many years and continues to help with dementia in our communities.


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Contains content from various District Leadership and Training Seminars


Some of the Brilliant Projects on in District 1150


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This page has links to the 2021 Conference Showcase and to a list of available speakers from the showcase organisations.


Under the current circumstances school pupils have to do much of their learning online, but there are many who are disadvantaged by having no access or shared access to their essential learning. These Rotary projects are trying to help.


The District Continuity and Operations Teams are taking this outbreak very seriously and your safety and well being and our duty of care is of paramount importance to us.