completed eventsFuture events in Rotary Rotary District 1240

Wed 27/10/2021 - District Service Committee/District Executive Committee Meeting at Writtle College Sports Centre

more   Fri 29/10/2021 - Corporate Membership Evening

Learn how to encourage Corporate Members into your club together with the benefits and flexibility this membership can bring.

Sat 30/10/2021 - Race Night

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Manningtree Stour Valley - Race Night in aid of World Polio Day

Mon 15/11/2021 - District 1240 Membership Meeting

The Bi-monthly meeting of the team

Sat 20/11/2021 - District Forum - Writtle College

BOSP is based in South Essex that provides support to children and young people with complex disabilities or life-limiting conditions.
Sat 20/11/2021 - Fun Quiz and Raffle for BOSP

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Brentwood Breakfast - Fun Quiz and Raffle in aid of Brighter Opportunities for Special People (BOSP) 20 November 6.30pm for 7pm start Shenfield Parish Hall 60 Hutton Road Shenfield CM15 8LB Tickets incl Fish/Chicken/Veggie & Chips supper

Thu 25/11/2021 - 30th Charter Celebrations

Thorpe Bay - Our Handover has been delayed twice together with our Charter Celebrations so what better than a combined Charter & Christmas Party to shake off the Covid and lockdown blues. Join us for a great evening of food and fellowship.

Fri 26/11/2021 - Area 1 Virtual Meeting

Monthly Area 1 Meeting

Sleigh in the sky
Mon 06/12/2021 - Santa is coming to Ingatestone

Ingatestone - Santa & his helpers will visit the Ingatestone, Margaretting & Mountnessing areas; plus Ingatestone Market Place on Sat. 11th Dec. See schedule

Sat 11/12/2021 - Rotary Christmas Concert at Chelmsford Cathedral

The annual Christmas Concert

Ingatestone Christmas Market 2021
Sun 12/12/2021 - Ingatestone Christmas Market

Ingatestone - This popular popular Christmas event returns in December, having been cancelled last year. There will be lots of stalls with items to interest you, including many food stalls plus some entertainment

Wed 02/02/2022 - District Service Committee/District Executive Committee Meeting at Writtle College Sports Centre

Sun 20/02/2022 - Foundation Lunch - at TBA

Tue 22/02/2022 - District Forum

This meeting will take place on Zoom

Sat 09/04/2022 - Foundation Seminar - Writtle College Main Hall

Tue 26/04/2022 - District Service Committee/District Executive Committee Meeting at Writtle College Sports Centre

Sat 14/05/2022 - District Assembly - Writtle College

Sun 22/05/2022 - 40th Great Baddow Charity Races

Chelmsford Mildmay - SAVE THE DATE!

Five Lakes Conference Centre
more   Fri 24/06/2022 - District Conference - Five Lakes Hotel and Conference Centre

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Keith's District Conference was postponed due to the Covid-19 outbreak and has been rescheduled for June 2022 - so get your Kilt ready for the party of the year!

'What We Do' Main Pages:

Pages about Vocational service in Rotary


The 1240 District Bulletin is published monthly to give information on major Rotary activities in the District.


Pages about Foundation - Rotary's own charity


What Rotary does in the community


Chelmsford Rotarians have a two-hour slot, 10.00 am to 12.00 pm every third Sunday of the month on Chelmsford Community Radio (CCR). You can listen ‘live’ in the Chelmsford area on 104.4FM, on CCR radio via the internet, or here, on demand at any time.


Crowdfunding has been around since 1885 and in 2017 RGB&I teamed up with Global Giving to give Rotary Clubs an opportunity to partake in this tried and tested form of fundraising.


A short film about the development and testing of new vaccines from the NIHR division of the NHS


A recording of the Training Session on starting a Satellite Club


The Environment is now Rotary's 7th Area of Focus


Joining Rotary opens up a world of opportunities and gives you the chance to make a difference in your local community and across the world. It's not all hard work though and our members have a lot of fun and build new friendship's.


Many clubs are using Zoom for their meetings during the current pandemic crisis. This page contains links to guides on how to use zoom


This statement was issued on 17th March and reflects current government advice. This is changing almost hourly and this message should always be considered alongside the latest government advice.


Some towns and cities in the District have more than one Rotary Club. General 'Portal' pages covering all Rotary clubs in a town or city can be found here


Pages about Rotary's International Service


Rotarians do lots in the Community...


Pages about how Rotary works with youth