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Mirfield Rotary and the Woodland Trust plant 150 trees

On a bleak morning in late January 2018 12 Rotarians, their partners and friends joined Roger Parkinson from the Woodland Trust to plant 150 native species trees at Shawcross.

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Ken Robertshaw Receives Rotary International’s Highest Award

presentation to Ken

At a recent weekly meeting of the Rotary Club of Halifax, past DG Ken Robertshaw was presented with RI’s highest honour, the Service Above Self Award.more

Young Chef Regional Final 2018

A good day was had by all at the Regional final of the Rotary Young chef competition at Leeds City College on the 10th Marchmore

Rotary District 1040 Young Chef competition final 2018

3 busy young chefs

Seven Young Chefs from across Yorkshire and Humberside competed recently in the Rotary Young Chef District Final at Betty’s Cookery School Harrogate. more

Archbishop of York visits Hornseaand East Riding Rotary Club

Archbishop Sentamu with club president

Hornsea and East Riding Rotary Club had the Archbishop of York, the Most Reverend and Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu as the guest speaker at a recent meeting.more

In the next 30 days...

One of the toughest and challenging Half Marathon courses in the north of England over the iconic Humber Bridge. more
Raising money for Saint Catherine ’s Hospice ~ Charity showing of 'The 39 steps' Tickets on sale NOW at the SJT Box Office. A gripping, hilarious, brilliant, fast-moving 'whodunnit' based on the Hitchcock classic. more
Featuring renowned opera stars TreAmici and other artists, at Goodmanham Dale, Market Weighton, YO43 3NA, Why not bring a picnic ? Bar available, no BBQs or gazebos. Tickets £10
Celebrating 90 years of The Rotary Club of Beverley, President's Farewell and Handover to new President more
Entries are invited for the 15th Charity Golf Tournament at Kenwick Park Golf Club. more
M & N Rotary Charity shop opens. next door to the Hidden Monkey in the Market Place more

District 1040 includes 103 Rotary Clubs across Yorkshire, Humberside and North Lincolnshire. Click on "Clubs" to find specific clubs  Click on "What we do" for a drop down menu to help you explore the site. The short web address is  www.rotary1040.org .

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Dragon boat advert 28/5/18 28/3/18 Rotary in Yorkshire & N Lincs Newsletter for May-June; as emailed to all Rotarians in the district.





  

Albino report 2018 2/4/18 Albino Report April 2018; A successful Rotary education campaign to help people with Albinism in Tanzania by PDG John Philip





Amy Bettles came second 31/3/18 Rotary Young Chef Regional Final;- Amy Bettles, from East Group in this District, came second in this competition at Leeds City College, involving finalists from three Districts- 1040, 1070 and 1220. The winner goes on to the National Final in Telford in April.







Days for Girls10/3/18 Days for Girls at York Minster; York Ainsty Rotary Club organised a workshop in York Minster in which volunteers made feminine hygiene kits for girls in developing countries





Rotary in action4/1/18 District Facebook Page; check out our Facebook page that has been revived by Carolyn Bowe.

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DG in coffin car DG's Blog;- click on this to follow what District Governor Robert Morphet has been up to.






   

Other Links

District Governors Diary;- this is currently on the DG's Corner 

DG's BLOG;-  find out what the District Governor has been doing recently 


Website Search Facility; It is now possible to search this website for information by inserting key words in the space at the top next to the magnifying glass, then clicking on the latter. 


Cottages4you; 5% of every booking is donated to Rotary Foundation, as well as giving 5% discount.

Rotary Shop -updated  contact details and stock list for Rotary paraphernalia


District Privacy Notice;- this is our updated Policy to comply with the new GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations)


   

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Links to Lifestraw website. Photo shows child drinking through a lifestraw for safe water Links to Lifestraw website. Photo shows child drinking through a lifestraw for safe watermore

Aquaboxes take water filters and emergency supplies around the world, giving the gift of life to families and communities Aquaboxes take water filters and emergency supplies around the world, giving the gift of life to families and communitiesmore

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