Future events in Rotary District 1285

completed events
Sat 25/01/2020 - Charity Bag Pack at Shoprite Port Erin

Rushen & Western Mann, IOM - In aid of Australian Bush Fire Animal Rescue charity appeal by NARG - a community organisation located in the Braidwood, New South Wales

All Tickets Now Sold Sat 25/01/2020 - Big Band Jazz Evening on Saturday, 25th January 2020 at 'The Wids'

Widnes - Presenting 'Swingshift' a 17 piece Big Band, featuring vocalist Chris James - with all proceeds going to The Halton Mayor's Fund (Nightstop Communities North West and the Let's Go Stroke Club) To be held at 'The Wids' Rugby Union Club, Heath Road, Widnes

Sun 09/02/2020 - Prescot / St Helen's Meal Packing Experience

One of two district meal packing events in 2020.

Wed 12/02/2020 - Disaster Aid UK&I presentation

Hear how we help Survivors of Disasters around the world. For an hour you can be part of our story to provide non-food aid to individuals and families often left with nothing after a disaster has struck.

Mon 17/02/2020 - District Foundation Scholars Dinner

This year, there are two Rotary Scholars attending courses in our district, with the support of Rotary Grants. Please come and hear them speak

Thu 20/02/2020 - Presidents-elect Dinner.

Venue: Deanwater Hotel,

Sat 22/02/2020 - Senior Citizens Party - Civic Centre - February every year

Alsager - Annual event with all of the Alsager Clubs and associations providing a meal/drinks and an excellent variety show hosted by John Grint for the past 40 years

Wed 26/02/2020 - Excitement of Science 2020

This year the title of the lecture is 'The hunt for aliens and their worlds' and will be delivered by astrophysicist Dr Eamonn Kerins, from Jodrell Bank. Eamonn has delivered many lectures to this age group Y9/10 and makes his subject really accessible.

Acknowledgement: This flyer kindly produced by Rtn Irene Russell.
Places going fast, please book your place ASAP. Wed 26/02/2020 - Indian Buffet Dinner

Bolton Lever - Bolton Lever Rotary Club invites you to A Fund raising Indian Buffet Dinner

Sat 07/03/2020 - DOTS2

Briefing for District Officers on emphases for forthcoming year.

Sat 14/03/2020 - Wine Tasting Evening - 7pm at Port St Mary Town Hall

Rushen & Western Mann, IOM - Social event - wine tasting, buffet, music and a quiz. Tickets £22.50 each

Sun 15/03/2020 - SWIMATHON

Macclesfield Castle - 50th Annual Swimathon. Venue - Macclesfield Leisure Centre, Priory Lane, Macclesfield

Wed 18/03/2020 - District International Rally

District International Rally is being organised by the District International Team for March 2020. This will be the return of such an event after a gap of over 4 to 5 years.

Sat 21/03/2020 - PEPS

Presidents-elect preparation (PEPS). Venue: Swinton Park Golf Club

Thu 02/04/2020 - ANNUAL BEER FESTIVAL, Newton Sports and Social Club

Newton-le-Willows - Find information reference this event on: www.newtonbeerfestival.co.uk

Wed 15/04/2020 - District Council Meeting

At Swinton Golf Club, 25th March.

Fri 01/05/2020 - Rotary Volunteer EXPO

Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland’s annual event is being transformed. Rotary is launching Volunteer Expo; a new, national, public-facing event to get people volunteering!

Sun 10/05/2020 - Meal Packaging for Rise Against Hunger

Sandbach - Our club is hosting the event on 10th May 2020 to package 60,000 meals.

Sun 10/05/2020 - Sandbach Meal Packing Experience

One of 2 meal packing events in our district in 2020.

Sat 16/05/2020 - District Assembly

Venue: Bolton Wanderers Stadium

Tue 09/06/2020 - ANNUAL

Oldham Metro - CHARTER NIGHT

Sun 28/06/2020 - Saddleworth Show WILL RETURN 2020

Saddleworth, W. Yorks. - The Saddleworth Show returns with Family attractions and events. Following on from last years success.

Sat 24/10/2020 - District Conference

D1285 conference in Harrogate Oct 24th to 25th 2020

'What We Do' Main Pages:

A general overview about Rotary International


Could Rotary Membership be for you?


Llandudno 18th - 20th October 2019


Rotary is at the heart of every community. Wherever there is a town or a city, there is a Rotary club and our members are dedicated to helping the communities in which they live and work.


I have now posted below a copy of the Annual KidsOut Newsletter. Read all about the exciting work that is taking place.

Nepal Earthquake 2015

Variety of Rotary Service to international communities


The concept of vocational service is rooted in the Second Object of Rotary


Information about our charity, The Rotary Foundation, including items for downloading


Public Image Committee


There are two district diaries, one shows service activities carried out by clubs across the district and a second diary is for district officers to enter their meetings and admin activities. We hope both will be of interest to members.


Directories, Club Secretary support, Finance, Compliance, Club & District Admin, Rotary websites help documents - this pages are being redesigned