Completed events in Rotary District 1230

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   Wed 24/08/2022 - District Council Meeting

August District Council Meeting

more   Sun 26/06/2022 - DG Handover Lunch

Handover Lunch 2022

more   Sat 11/06/2022 - Fun stall at the Highland Games

Allander - Thanks to everyone who participated. We hope you enjoyed our events and winners enjoyed their prizes. Our charity fund raiser was a Tombola for adults and 'Pick a Duck for kids where everyone won a prize.

more   Sat 04/06/2022 - Charity Duck Race 2022

Allander - Thanks to everyone who participated. Winning numbers listed below. We have raised £1269 for charity. Thanks to Motorpoint Glasgow for the prizes.

Start of 2022 Race
more   Sun 22/05/2022 - Gryffe Valley Rotary 10K run 2022

Gryffe Valley - Sponsored by Malcolm Group and Scottish Leather Group. RESULTS via link below.

more   Sat 14/05/2022 - District Assembly 2022

Training Event

President Jon Herd
more   Sat 30/04/2022 - Kilmarnock Rotary Litter Pick - is on again!

Kilmarnock - Volunteers to assist will be most welcome. Meet at The Well (old St. Ninians church) at 9.45 for 10am to collect tabards/pickers/sacks and briefing. Return by no later than 11.30am for coffee/cake/chat

Dr. Cheryle Berry
more   Sun 20/03/2022 - Dr. Cheryle Berry MBE PHF OStJ Co-Team Leader Humanitarian Service Rotary GB&I

West of Scotland - Are you prepared to save a life? Dr. Berry will be speaking to us on Sunday, 20th March

more   Tue 01/03/2022 - Dr Sally Lawton - The Nurse who found herself in 1916

West of Scotland - Dr Lawton will be speaking to us on Tuesday 1st March

John Miles - We care for eyes
more   Sun 20/02/2022 - John Miles talking about Rotary's Avoidable Blindness charity

West of Scotland - John will be talking to us on Sunday 20th February. Visitors very welcome.

more   Sun 21/11/2021 - Euan McIntyre talking about EMMS

West of Scotland - Euan will be talking to us on Sunday 21st November 2021

more   Mon 01/11/2021 - On Line Charity Auction

Allander - A wide range of lots under £10 to over £300 in value. Thanks to everyone who supported this charity fund raiser. Over £500 was raised for the 3 charities. Lots that were not bid for are being distributed to local and Scottish based charities.

more   Mon 01/11/2021 - Signed Andy Murray T Shirt Raffle

Allander - Signed Andy Murray T Shirt. 250 tickets. Due to not enough sales the raffle was not held. We will look at a future 'paper' raffle in 2022.

more   Mon 01/11/2021 - Signed Scotland Rugby Shirt Raffle

Allander - Scotland Rugby shirt, signed by the 2019/20 squad at a training session at Stirling High School. 250 tickets. Due to not enough sales the raffle was not held. We will look at a future 'paper' raffle in 2022.

more   Thu 09/09/2021 - Dr. Sally Lawton talking about her book - The Nurse Who Found Herself in 1916.

Kilmarnock - Sally will be talking to us on Thursday 9th September at 7pm

Climate Change series
more   Wed 25/08/2021 - Climate Change series- eminent speakers from around UK

Gryffe Valley - Dr Roddy Yarr, C Env MIEMA, Assistant Director (Sustainability) University of Strathclyde, Glasgow “A Vision for Climate Neutral Districts”

Stranraer Golf Club 5th Hole
more   Fri 06/08/2021 - Rotary Golf AmAm

Stranraer - Rotary Charity Golf AmAm at Stranraer Golf Club, Creachmore

more   Tue 03/08/2021 - An Introduction to Clinical Trials with Dr. Donal Gorman

West of Scotland - Have you ever wondered how new medicines are discovered? Have you ever heard of “Phase 2 clinical trials” and wondered what that referred to? Come along and hear Dr. Gorman who will be speaking to us on Tuesday, 3rd August

PDG John Waddell
more   Thu 22/07/2021 - The Rotary Foundation with John Waddell

Kilmarnock - All your questions answered about Rotary's charity. John will be speaking to us on Thursday 22nd July

TessThompson - Support Dogs
more   Tue 06/07/2021 - Support Dogs with Tess Thompson

West of Scotland - Tess will be talking to us on Tuesday 6th July

more   Sun 20/06/2021 - Annual Presidential Handover

West of Scotland - Valedictory by Pres. Bill Christie and Handover to incoming President Joyce Waddell

Shelterbox in Honduras
more   Thu 27/05/2021 - Richard Horrell talking about Shelterbox

Kilmarnock - Richard is the West of Scotland supremo as far as Shelterbox goes

Dr Patricia O'Connor and Mr Alberto Gregori
more   Sun 16/05/2021 - Global Health development - Challenges & Rewards of Delivering Health Care in Central Africa

West of Scotland - with Mr Alberto Gregori, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Dr Patricia O’Connor, Emergency Medicine Consultant who will be talking to us on Sunday 16th May

Rebecca Draus
more   Thu 13/05/2021 - From Iowa to Scotland: a bit about me with Becca Draus

Kilmarnock - Rebecca is a Rotary Global Scholar who is in Glasgow this year to study. She is a member of Glasgow Rotaract and was speaking to us on Thursday 13th May

Christine Dickson
more   Tue 04/05/2021 - Independent Living Fund Scotland with Christine Dickson

West of Scotland - Christine will be talking to us on Tuesday 4th May. Visitors are especially welcome - see details below

more   Sat 01/05/2021 - Online Charity Balloon Race

Allander - Our eco friendly online balloon is now complete. Our race was won by Ennyl 3 who wins £50. We have raised £208 from this race. Our race was within a bigger race with a first prize of £500. Great news is that Ennyl 3 also won this race.

GVRC in action during the COVID 19 era. Watch this space for details of our 2021 10K events ! Run, walk, cycle in your own time or (hopefully) race the 10K course , sponsored for Alzheimer's Scotland.  Supported again by Arnold Clark.
more   Sat 01/05/2021 - Gryffe Valley Rotary 10K 2021

Gryffe Valley - Watch this space for details of our 2021 10K events ! Run, walk, cycle in your own time or (hopefully) race the 10K course , sponsored for Alzheimer's Scotland. Supported again by Arnold Clark.

The stages of drug development
more   Thu 22/04/2021 - ‘An Introduction to Clinical Trials’ with Dr. Donal Gorman

Kilmarnock - Angela unfortunately is on Leave of Absence so we are delighted to welcome Dr. Donal Gorman, son of Prof. Danny Gorman and may be known to many of you.

Hal Moeller
more   Tue 06/04/2021 - Insight into an American Rotary club from Hal Moeller + Ray will be activating us!

West of Scotland - Hal and Ray will be talking to us on Tuesday 6th April.

more   Thu 25/03/2021 - Prof. John Oldfield on Historic and Modern Day Slavery

Kilmarnock - Professor Oldfield will be speaking to us on Thursday 25th March. Visitors are especially welcome - see details below.

The farmers son
more   Sun 21/03/2021 - 'Every photograph should tell a story' with Robert Hendry

West of Scotland - Robert spoke to us on Sunday 21st March. He is a photographer, award winner and has his own web site.

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4ward 2gether
more   Thu 11/03/2021 - John Houston on 4ward 2gether

Kilmarnock - See details below

more   Tue 02/03/2021 - Playlist for Life with Pam Ribbeck

West of Scotland - Pam was talking to us on Tuesday 2nd March. An insight into the Power of Music and how it can enhance difficult conditions such as dementia.

more   Thu 25/02/2021 - Alan Taylor talking about his Eye Project in Sierra Leone

Kilmarnock - Alan will be talking to us on Thursday 25th February. Visitors are especially welcome -see details below.

Charlotte King
more   Sun 21/02/2021 - Promoting Good Mental Health and Wellbeing with Charlotte King

West of Scotland - Charlotte was talking to us on Sunday 21st February on understanding the mind to how we can become stressed and learning what we can do to take control to look after our mental health

more   Thu 11/02/2021 - Jeremy Prescott talking about Sacrifice & Remembrance

Kilmarnock - Jeremy will be talking to us on Thursday 11th February at 7pm. Visitors are especially welcome -see details below.

Christopher Stein
more   Tue 02/02/2021 - Operation Pollination with Christopher Stein

West of Scotland - Chris will be talking to us on Tuesday 2nd February. An Environmental Sustainability Rotary Action Group presentation

more   Thu 28/01/2021 - The Hubble Space Telescope with Tony Bell

Kilmarnock - Tony will be talking to us on Thursday 28th January. Visitors are especially welcome -see details below.

Katie Lyon
more   Sun 17/01/2021 - Katie Lyon talking about the Covey Charity

West of Scotland - Katie was talking to us on Sunday 17th January. She has been supporting Covey for about 6 years now.

more   Thu 14/01/2021 - Vietnam with Ian Geddes

Kilmarnock - Rotarian Ian Geddes visited Vietnam and Cambodia with his wife, Susan 5 years ago. Tonight he was focussing on Vietnam.

Snapshot from a Santa Race
more   Mon 21/12/2020 - Online Santa Races

Allander - Online fun for Christmas 2020. Thanks to everyone who participated in the races. As a result of entries and donations we are pleased to say that a total of £312 has been raised for the charities that we were supporting.

Santa Race Poster
more   Sun 20/12/2020 - Santa Race online

Allander - Online Santa and Snowman races for children and adults. Tickets 50p with bonus tickets the more you buy. Total prize value now £130. Average prize value is over £9. Last entry midnight Sat 19th.

more   Tue 01/12/2020 - Our Charter Presentation Night

West of Scotland - We were honoured to have Tom Griffin, President of Rotary G.B. & I. as our keynote speaker on the occasion of receiving our Charter as a recognised Club in Rotary International.

Elaine Bryson
more   Thu 26/11/2020 - The Holiday Project with Elaine Bryson

Kilmarnock - Elaine will be talking to us on Thursday 26th November

more   Wed 18/11/2020 - District Council Meeting

District Event

David Johnstone
more   Sun 15/11/2020 - Our twice monthly (3rd Sunday) online meeting with David Johnstone

West of Scotland - David will be speaking to us on Sunday evening, 15th November

more   Thu 12/11/2020 - Our twice monthly meeting with William McGowan

Kilmarnock - William will be talking to us on Thursday 12th November at 7pm. Guests are especially welcome - see details

Gloria Barnett - the 'Weird Fish Lady'
more   Tue 03/11/2020 - Our twice monthly online meeting with Gloria Barnett

West of Scotland - Gloria - The Weird Fish Lady - will be speaking to us on Tuesday 3rd November

more   Sat 31/10/2020 - Raffle for charity - Signed Man Utd Shirt

Allander - The raffle is now closed and was won by Richard Johnson. £117 was raised for WheelPower from this on line raffle for a framed, signed Manchester United season 2017/18 shirt. £1 a go. Shirt supplied by Manchester United Foundation Ltd - letter included.

more   Sat 24/10/2020 - World Polio Day Fundraising Quiz

Polio Fundraiser

Rtn. Joan Toone
more   Thu 22/10/2020 - Event to mark World Polio Day

Kilmarnock - Reproduced with thanks to the Rotary EClub of One World who have shared their online meeting. Joan's talk relates her personal experience of contracting polio and the after effects.

more   Sat 17/10/2020 - Charity (online) Duck Race

Allander - Videos of all of the races now on YouTube. Thanks to every one who took part and to donors of our £175 worth of prizes. £476 raised from the raise for charity. We hope you enjoyed the event.

more   Sat 26/09/2020 - District Conference (POSTPONED)

Annual Conference

more   Thu 24/09/2020 - Gloria Barnett - The Weird Fish Lady

Kilmarnock - Gloria will be speaking to us on Thursday 24th September. Visiting Rotarians and guests will be most welcome.

more   Thu 10/09/2020 - Our 2nd Thursday of the month zoom meeting with Steve Cartwright

Kilmarnock - Steve will be talking to us on Thursday 10th September about the Rotary charity - Kids Out and the new initiative they have started.

D.G. Angela Samson
more   Sun 06/09/2020 - A conversation with our new District Governor, Angela Samson

West of Scotland - Angela was speaking to us on Sunday 6th September at 8pm

more   Wed 26/08/2020 - District Council Meeting

District Event

Susan Chan
more   Tue 18/08/2020 - Our twice monthly (3rd Tuesday) online meeting with Susan Chan

West of Scotland - Susan was with us on Tuesday 18th August to introduce us to practical techniques to find ways to relax and find calm, reduce stress.

more   Mon 17/08/2020 - Jessica Redland - Author

Erskine & District - Jessica Redland, full-time author, who's book MAKING WISHES AT BAY VIEW has been listed in the Guardians, Not the Booker prize longlist 2020. See her list of books below. They're all uplifting stories of love and friendship.

more   Thu 13/08/2020 - John Rattenbury on Burrell Renaissance

Kilmarnock - John will be talking to us on Thursday 13th August. He is the Guide Organiser at the Burrell Collection.

more   Sun 09/08/2020 - Andy Murray Signed T Shirt Raffle

Allander - Tickets now on sale for raffle of signed Andy Murray T Shirt worn by him during training. Supplied by his management company with a Certificate of Authenticity for Allander Rotary to use to fund raise for WheelPower. Draw made at 9pm on Sunday 9th August

Dr Helen Senn/Royal Zoological Society Scotland
more   Sun 02/08/2020 - Our Twice Monthly Meeting (1st Sunday) with Dr Helen Senn

West of Scotland - Dr. Senn will be talking to us on Sunday 2nd. August. She is Head of Conservation and Science Programmes at the Royal Zoological Society Scotland.

more   Thu 23/07/2020 - Ged O'Brien on 'Scotland: Founders of Modern World Football’

Kilmarnock - One of our members says - 'He wrote a cracking book Played in Glasgow about all the sport played in the second city of the Empire - he should be magic!' Ged will be speaking to us on Thursday 23rd July at 7pm.

Ian on tour
more   Tue 21/07/2020 - Our twice monthly (3rd Tuesday) online meeting with Ian Geddes

West of Scotland - Ian took us on tour, to Morocco! Tuesday 21st July at 8pm (BST)

more   Thu 16/07/2020 - Glengoyne Single Malt Whisky Raffle,

Allander - All tickets sold. If you didn't manage to buy its too late. Independent draw was made by Vincent Cuddihy wins the 70cl bottle of 10 year old Glengoyne Single Malt Whisky. Thanks if you bought a ticket to help Kidney Kids

more   Sat 27/06/2020 - District Governors Handover

District Event

more   Sun 07/06/2020 - Our next twice monthly meeting (1st Sunday) - Eclubs, all you need to know!

West of Scotland - Three Wise Men from the East (and West) - see details

more   Mon 01/06/2020 - District Assembly

Training Event

more   Fri 29/05/2020 - Allander is 50

Allander - The formal charter of Allander was on 29th May 1970. Formal celebrations may not be possible but it should still be celebrated.

more   Tue 19/05/2020 - Our twice monthly (3rd Tuesday) online meeting with Clean Water Wave

West of Scotland - Our new corporate members, Clean Water Wave, were talking to us on Tuesday 19th May. A link to view their presentation is available through the Details below.

more   Thu 14/05/2020 - Our Next Online Meeting with John Dunlop

Kilmarnock - John will be speaking to us on Thursday 14th May at 7pm about Aquabox. If you'd like to join us please send a message via the Contact Form in the Menu List, top left.

more   Tue 21/04/2020 - Our twice monthly (3rd Tuesday) online meeting with Rtn. John Dunlop

West of Scotland - John spoke to us on Tuesday 21st April at 8pm. Despite the Coronavirus Outbreak we continue to meet and Rotarians in the West of Scotland and beyond are very welcome to attend and maintain contact with others in the West of Scotland.

Youth Exchange
more   Tue 17/03/2020 - Rotary's Academic Year Exchange Programme with Mara Larkin

West of Scotland - Mara will be telling us about her Academic Year Exchange from Boston to Alicante on Tuesday 17th March at 8pm. Visitors are especially welcome.

more   Wed 11/03/2020 - District Council Meeting

March District Council Meeting

more   Sun 23/02/2020 - District Team Assembly (DOTS)

Training Event

Flag of Georgia, USA
more   Tue 18/02/2020 - Georgia, USA Rotary Student Program with Peigidh Savage

West of Scotland - Peigidh will be talking to us about her time in Georgia on Tuesday 18th February at 8pm. Visitors are especially welcome.

more   Sun 09/02/2020 - Diatrict Youth Speaks Final (Senior)

District Youth Competition

more   Fri 07/02/2020 - Rotary Club of Glasgow Burns Supper

Club Fellowship & Charity Fundraiser

more   Sun 26/01/2020 - District Final Youth Speaks (Intermediate)

District Youth Competition

James S. H. Johnston MBE
more   Tue 19/11/2019 - Official visit of DG Jimmy Johnston MBE - Visitors especially welcome

West of Scotland - Jimmy has kindly agreed to speak to us on Tuesday 19th November at 8pm

more   Wed 13/11/2019 - District Council Meeting

November District Council Meeting

more   Mon 11/11/2019 - Kilimanjaro Talk

Alloway - After Dinner Talk from our Immediate Past President, Joy Rivett, on her recent trip to Africa to climb Kilimanjaro, for Whiteleys Retreat.

more   Fri 01/11/2019 - Halloween Party

Glasgow North & Bishopbriggs - A fancy dress fundraiser, for family and friends of Glasgow North & Bishopbriggs Rotary

more   Fri 01/11/2019 - Mary's Meals Backpack Project

West of Scotland - Information following our meeting on Sunday 6/10/2019

more   Sat 05/10/2019 - Musical Moments in Aid of The Ark

Alloway - Concert in Alloway Parish Church

more   Sat 28/09/2019 - Social Gathering

West of Scotland - Brambles In Inveraray on Saturday 28th September