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Aireborough Rotary Highly Commended for Environment Award

Flooding of the Reserve

A Rotary Club of Aireborough project has been highly commended in the RIBI Rodney Huggins Environmental Award scheme 2016/17.more

Rotarian receives a County Council's Community Award

Rtn Keith Twigg with Cllr John Dennis and Claire Frisby Look North newsreader

Rotarian Keith Twigg PHF of the Hornsea and East Riding Club has been awarded the East Riding of Yorkshire Chairman’s Community Individual Award at an awards ceremony in Bridlington.more

Halifax Rotary Primary School Quiz Heat

the winners from Salterhebble Primary School, pictured with President Elect Hilary Barber

The Rotary Club of Halifax held their fourth annual Primary School Quiz Heat at Ravenscliffe High School and Sports College on 16th March 2017.more

Rotary Club of Louth – Christmas Tree Collection Project Commended

tres in position

Louth Rotary Club used their 2016 Christmas tree collection to help shore up coastal sand dunes at Mablethorpe. The project was submited for the RIBI Rodney Huggins Environment Award and received a Commendationmore

Ripon Rotary repairs Fairy Steps

Rotarians on Fairy Steps

Ripon Rotarians have been working on the Fairy steps near Rustic Bridge, a local beauty spotmore

In the next 30 days...

Our 11th Doncaster Classic Car and Bike Show is on Sunday 2nd July 2017, organised by The Rotary Club of Doncaster St George's (Events) Ltd with the Traditional Car Club of Doncaster. more
Kick off your shoes for an afternoon of fun with live music by Settle and Giggleswick Brass Band and Jack Miller. Tickets £10 include food and a soft drink. Bring yourselves and a chair and we'll do the rest!
District Governor's Handover will be on Sunday 2nd July, 1.00pm, at The Cedar Court Hotel, Rooley Lane, Bradford BD5 8HW. DG Phil Pool will hand over to DGE Robert Morphet. Tickets £25. more
Specifically aimed at non-players (no experience needed), but generating fun we take over Rufford Bowls Club for an afternoon bringing target bowls to their green supervised and advised by proper bowlers or bowls players. We are asked to wear flat shoes. more
Held at Doncaster Lakeside every year Doncaster Tourism and Rotary Club of St George’s present the Dragon Boat Challenge at Lakeside, Doncaster. In its 8th Year. Helps raise funds for local charities.

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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Conference 201724/6/17 District Conference 2017; this separate website is now live. Click on the link for all the details of Conference and how to register.



DGE marathon run1/6/17 DGE runs Edinburgh Marathon in aid of Polio eradication; District Governor Elect, Robert Morphet says he ran wearing a bear suit but it looks as if the bear was carrying him! His efforts have raised £11,000 so far.

Click on the link to read more, and add to the total if you wish.

24/6/17 Running Total now £20,364.75!!   








Caedar court hotel 22/5/17 District Handover;- This year's District Handover will be on Sunday 2nd July at The Cedar Court Hotel, Rooley Lane, Bradford BD5 8HW. DG Phil Pool will hand over to DGE Robert Morphet. Tickets £25




 22/5/17 Rotary in Yorkshire for May as emailed to members.      

   






WASRAG news April 17 22/5/17 WASRAG Newsletter for April








 19/3/17 East African Famine; Rotarians and Rotary Clubs wishing to support the 16 million people affected, should direct any funds to the Disaster Emergency Committee or Rotary Box Charities.





Saada Keema and daughter 16/3/17 Rotary's work to help Albinos in Tanzania; an extensive report commissioned by RI, and includes much of the work done by PDG John Philip of Mirfield Rotary and his team.





  

 7/3/17 Disaster Aid Newsletter March 2017;






Flooding of Nature reserve 27/2/17 Aireborough Rotary Highly Commended for Environment Award; their project to repair flood damage to Rodley Nature Reserve has been highly commended in the RIBI Rodney Huggins Environmental Award scheme 2016/17.






 6/2/17 Mercy Boat Unveiled; A boat, funded by Rotary and built in Hull, will serve as a mobile medical clinic in Ghana






Contestant in Young Chef District Young Chef Final; The District 1040 Final of the Rotary Young Chef competition was held at Betty's Cookery School on 30th January




 

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