completed eventsFuture events in Rotary Rotary District 1240

Sat 06/03/2021 - Multi-District PETS - Via Zoom

For all incoming club presidents

Thu 11/03/2021 - Tales of a Tour Manager

District members please log in for more information.

Manningtree Stour Valley - CAN'T GET AWAY ON HOLIDAY THEN HERES THE NEXT BEST THING. The light hearted and humorous tales from European Tour Guide Cherry Mullins

Thu 11/03/2021 - Vicky Richmond plays Oboe

Wickford - Vicky Richmond is coming to play for the Rotary Club

Wed 17/03/2021 - The Friendly Quiz

Chelmsford Mildmay - A Zooming good quiz in aid of Rotary charities.

Rose Bowl Quiz Invitation
Fri 19/03/2021 - Rotary Rose Bowl Quiz

Dunmow - Annual Rotary Rose Bowl Quiz - This year on Zoom

Fri 19/03/2021 - The Great Virtual Quiz

Brentwood - This month Quiz is in aid of BOSP on 19th March

Mon 22/03/2021 - Speaker Evening (Zoom) - Mike Storr (Master of Mirth) - Asthma UK

Brightlingsea & District - Join us for an entertaining Zoom talk by Master of Mirth Mike Storr of Asthma UK. The Zoom link will open at 18.20 on Monday 23rd March. To receive an invitation to join the talk please email Club Secretary Fiona Brown on fiona.brow

Sat 27/03/2021 - District Leadership Training

Fri 09/04/2021 - Joint Presidents' Night

Colchester Forum - President's Night. This year a combined event of both 2020 and 2021 Presidents because of cancelled night in 2020 due to Covid 19

Sat 17/04/2021 - Foundation Seminar

For all club foundation team leaders

Tue 27/04/2021 - Combined District Service Committee/District Executive Committee Meeting

Fri 07/05/2021 - Volunteer Expo in Birmingham

A public facing event showcasing the work of Rotary

Sat 15/05/2021 - District Assembly

In the main college building

Baddow 2021
Sat 22/05/2021 - Baddow Races 2021

District members please log in for more information.

Chelmsford Rivermead - Enter now for this years virtual race at

Sat 22/05/2021 - Great Baddow Charity Virtual Races

Chelmsford Mildmay - 10 mile road race and two mile fun run (or walk)

Sat 12/06/2021 - RI Convention - Taipei

Sun 27/06/2021 - District Handover at TBA

Wed 07/07/2021 - District Service Committee/District Executive Committee Meeting

2021 Foulness Bike Ride
Sun 11/07/2021 - Foulness Bike Ride

Thorpe Bay - PLEASE SAVE THE DATE. The proposed date for the 2021 Bike Ride is the 11th July 2021 subject to COVID-19. Date will be confirmed early 2021.

Wed 21/07/2021 - District Forum

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

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

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 - Writtle College

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 Asembly - Writtle College

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

Keith's District Conference was postponed due to the Covid-19 outbreak and has been rescheduled to 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


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.


Rotakids clubs are the first Rotary clubs. The programme is sponsored and chartered by RIBI and supports the National Curriculum key stage 2.


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