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*****POSTPONED***** DISTRICT DISABILITY GAMES 2020

It is with regret that we have had to POSTPONE the 2020 District Disability Games. A HUGE...

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​Robotic cats ensure high profile for Rotary and dementia alleviation

A Yorkshire Rotary club is spearheading a campaign to alleviate the suffering of cat-lovin...

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RYLA Course Report for 2019

We have just completed the 2019 Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) programme with 78 yo...

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Rotakids celebrate

St Mary's Rotakids celebrated their 5th Charter and were presented with a RIBI Presidentia...

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District Young Chef Final 2019

On the 5th February Seven Young Chefs (as 1 Young Chef was ill) from across District 1040 ...

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Joint 10 Rotary Technology Tournament 2019

The annual “Joint 10” Rotary Schools Technology Tournament took place at the Featherstone ...

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RYLA Course Report for 2018

We have just completed the 2018 Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) programme, the first...

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Third Rotakids group formed in Batley

A brand new Rotakids has been formed at Park Road school in Batley...

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National Final Rotary Young Chef held in District 1040

On Saturday 27th April, seven young enthusiastic chefs aged from 13 to 17 fought for first...

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District Young Musician Final 2019

​On March 3rd the 1040 District Final of this Rotary competition took place at the NCEM Yo...

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District Handover 2019

This year's Handover took place in the Banqueting suite, Aagrah Midpoint Restaurant, Thorn...

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Conference 2017 Photos

A selection of photos taken at District Conference in Scarbrough 2017...

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Maritime Sub District Quiz

The final of the Quiz was held at the Village Hotel, Hessle...

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Days for Girls at York Minster

Rotary York Ainsty organised a workshop in York Minster in which volunteers made feminine ...

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Rotary District 1040 Young Chef competition final 2018

Seven Young Chefs from across Yorkshire and Humberside competed recently in the Rotary You...

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Conference 2018 photos

A selection of photos taken at District Conference in Scarborough 2018...

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Young Chef Regional Final 2018

A good day was had by all at the Regional final of the Rotary Young chef competition at Le...

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The Chain Gang

This year Hornsea Town Council has three Rotarians, from the Hornsea and East Riding Club ...

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Halifax Rotary's annual treat for disadvantaged

At its annual February event some forty guests enjoyed an evening’s entertainment at The M...

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Rotary helps Albinos in Tanzania

During the last five years, District 1040 has been supporting a "hands on" humanitarian ...

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Raising awareness of Rotary’s aim to eradicate Polio

Normanton Rotarians and the mayor of Featherstone helped school children plant purple croc...

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Global Grant for Headingley's Sylvia Wright project

Headingley Rotary Club, assisted by several other clubs in District 1040, organised the ra...

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Mercy Boat Unveiled

A boat, funded by Rotary and built in Hull, will serve as a mobile medical clinic in Ghana...

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Long Service Honoured

The President of Batley Rotary, Pat Taylor, presented long service certificates to three m...

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Calderdale Rotary Club's Technology Tournament 2017

At the Leisure Centre in Halifax schools from within Calderdale had a great day challengin...

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Young Chef District 1040 Final 2017

Six Young Chefs from across Yorkshire, Humberside and North Lincolnshire recently competed...

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Bradford turns purple on World Polio Day Awareness Day

24th October was World Polio Awareness Day so Rotary managed to have Bradford turned purpl...

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Ripon Rotary Bike Ride

The first charity Ripon Rotary Bike Ride after taking over from Acorn was well supported o...

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Rotarian receives a County Council's Community Award

Rotarian Keith Twigg PHF of the Hornsea and East Riding Club has been awarded the East Ri...

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North Group Technology Tournament 2017

This year's Tournament was attended by some 80 students...

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York Rotary Dragon Boat Race aims for £1M

York Rotary Club have been running a Dragon Boat Challenge on the River Ouse for 14 years ...

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Aireborough Rotary Highly Commended for Environment Award

A Rotary Club of Aireborough project has been highly commended in the RIBI Rodney Huggins ...

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Rotary Club of Louth – Christmas Tree Collection Project Commended

Louth Rotary Club used their 2016 Christmas tree collection to help shore up coastal sand ...

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Latest News from Shelterbox

ShelterBox continues to send their boxes to disaster areas around the world...

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Rotary starts farming project in Tanzanian school

A low cost sustainable farming project has transformed a school with 1065 pupils and the ...

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Ripon Rotary's Celebration of Youth Concert

The Celebration of Youth Concert was in aid of Ripon Walled Garden and held at Holy Trinit...

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Celebration of Long Service

The meeting of the Rotary Club of Sowerby Bridge on the 16th January was very special in t...

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Rotary's Newest members in Yorkshire for 2017

A number of new members joined the District in the New Year, with the Rotary Club of Halif...

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RYLA Course report for 2016

We have just completed two successful courses for 64, 16 and 17 year olds from throughout ...

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BLOOMING MARVELLOUS

To mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charlotte Brontà«, the Rotary Club of Cleckh...

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Normanton Rotary Christmas shoeboxes

For more than ten years, in the period before Christmas, Normanton Rotarian Robert Burgess...

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A Glorious Day on The Greens

On Thursday 1st September at West End Golf Club, the Rotary Club of Halifax held its 20th ...

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Castle Carr"™s Fountain "˜Played Again"™

On Sunday 3rd July on the estate of Castle Carr in Halifax, its famous gravity fed fountai...

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Hull Young Artist of the Year Exhibition

During August 2016 RC Holderness members are staging an exhibition of artwork at Hull Cent...

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PhysioNet a Yorkshire Charity responds to Fiji hurricane

Physionet, a registered charity based in North Yorkshire, sends pre-used special needs chi...

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Wakefield Chantry Dragon Boat Race

This year's Wakefield Dragon Boat Race took place on 9th July, with funds being raised for...

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RYLA Course report for 2015

We have just completed two successful courses for 64, 16 and 17 year olds from throughout ...

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RYLA Course Report for 2014

We have just completed two successful courses for 64, 16 and 17 year olds from throughout ...

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ROTARY DONATION TO HELP LEEDS FLOOD VICTIMS

The Rotary District 1040 Yorkshire Flood Appeal which raised in excess of £100,000 has ...

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District Handover 2016

Hazel Haas handed over the District Governor's chain to Phil Poole....

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Rotary Young Chef District Final

Six Young Chefs from across West & North Yorkshire came together at Betty"™s Cookery Schoo...

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Roundhay Rotary Young Musician Competition 2016

The invitation to this event promised "˜an evening of music and mouth-watering treats"™, w...

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East Group Rotary Youth Speaks Final

Pickering Rotary Club Hosted the East Group Youth Speaks Final 23rd February 2016 ...

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A FANTASTIC DAY ON PUGNEYS LAKE!!

The 2015 7th Annual Rotary Dragon Boat Challenge on Pugneys Lake on Saturday July 11 prove...

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District Handover Photos

I will add photos of the District handover as I receive them.So please send some!This one ...

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Rotary Young Chef 2008 in Italy

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Packing Rotary in Ridings

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North Group Games Night 2008

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Kids Out 2008

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RYLA Hosting Day 2007

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Special School Cookery Competition

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Rotary Young Chef National Final

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Regional Young Chef Final 2008

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North Group Technology Tournament at Catterick

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New Club Endeavour

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District Rotary Young Chef Final

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Yorkshire School in Sri Lanka opening

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5th Paul Harris Peace Seminar

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District Conference 2007

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Windows on Nepal

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Kids Out 2007

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Nepal

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Northern Group Games Evening 2007

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Ilona from Uzhgorod Orphanage

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Youth Speaks 2007

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Yorkshire School in Sri Lanka

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Rotary Peace Fellow

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District International Fair

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