Programme (2019)

Plan your weekend at the District Showcase


Friday 11 October

12.00 Registration (foyer) and Showcase Exhibition open
12.30 - 13.30 Musical entertainment (in Showcase Exhibition)
14.00 - 14.30 Video presentations (auditorium)
14.30 - 16.45    First Plenary Session:
speakers include:
Jo Gosney (Inner Wheel)
Paddy Montgomery "Saddle, Sand, Sea Triathlon"
John Miles (Global Sight Solutions)
Simon Weston "Overcoming Adversity, a Personal Account"
17.00 Showcase Exhibition closes
  Evening free for Club activities
Saturday 12 October
09.00
Registration (foyer) and Showcase Exhibition open
09.30 - 12.50 
Second Plenary Session:
speakers include:
Alberto Crisci "The Clink - a Novel Approach to Prisoner Rehabilitation"
Andrew Jackson and Jackie Payne (Guildford MS Project)
Stephen Lay (Rotary District 1175 Major Projects)
Gloria Barnett "Our Planet and its Amazing Oceans"
 14.00   Showcase Exhibition closes
    Afternoon free to explore Torquay
 18.15   Bar opens
 19.30 - 23.45     Gala Dinner with entertainment and dancing
Sunday 13 October
09.00 - 11.45
Showcase Exhibition open
09.15 - 13.00 
Third Plenary Session
speakers include:
Rev. Malcolm Newman (Thought for the Day)
Pat Atkinson and Ron Daniesl (Vidyal Sustainable Project)
Tom Silverson and Heidi Eggleton (Rotaract)
Helen Young "Climate Change - a Reality or Myth"
Lydia Slack "The Travails of a Hill Farmer's Daughter"