Slough Rotary Charity Walk Together 2016 Saturday 30th April 2016 Upton Court Park Start any time between 9.00 am to 1.00pm With one weeks to go, if you have not already done so, there is still plenty of time to … Continue reading Raise money for YOUR charity by walking with us
I know that many Rotarians like to plan ahead like at least a year in advance but there are some of us that are far more spontaneous… it’s to those Rotarians I now appeal 😉 I’ve been a Rotarian for … Continue reading Calling Rotarians : What you doing for an hour or two on the 14th April?
Today I launched our appeal for half a dozen more people to join our Dragon Boat Challenge crew on Dorney Lake Sunday 28th June 2015 at the Thames Valley EXPO’s exhibitors lunch at The MacDonald Hotel, Windsor. We’re going to raise money for The Juniper Fund and here’s why… I was a little irritated about having said a swear word a few times in my presentation but after listening to the German’s above I forgave myself! Thanks to Mary Flavelle for the great camera work… would have been nice to capture the standing ovation at the end mind … Continue reading Ever wondered what it’s like to feel an earthquake and get hit by an avalanche on Everest?
Download the details and entry form of our Dragon Boat Festival at Dorney Lake on Sunday 28th June 2015. For the 3rd year running the cost of entering a crew (up to 15 in a squad) remains the same at … Continue reading Dragon Boat Festival at Dorney Lake on Sunday 28th
We’re always on the look out for those special people in the community to come and join us at Windsor & Eton Rotary Club. So I thought I’d take you through a “typical” Rotary lunch at our club. 1-2pm most … Continue reading A typical Windsor & Eton Rotary Luncheon
Thursday 15th January saw Trevelyan School in Windsor host the Zone Final of Youth Speaks 2015. Schools from Ascot, Hillingdon, Slough & Windsor competed from a place in the next round, the District Final on 26th February 2015. Judging the … Continue reading Youth Speaks 1090 Zone Final Trevelyan School Windsor
When presenting your crowd funding project to the world then you need to aid digestion! Keeping the presentation the right length… for the Dragon Boat race this doesn’t need to very long… if you’re looking for £1m investment then a … Continue reading Sharing Your Dragon Boat Challenge Project
The Dragon Boat Challenge is set to be the flagship summer event that any top employer would want their employees to be part of… One where sports clubs from across the county will be sending the best 15 athletes to … Continue reading Don’t miss the boat on this Summer Fun
Enjoy the video from last year… You are invited to enter your company or club for the fun event of the summer season, High Wycombe Rotary Club’s Dragon Boat Race Sunday June 2014. Squads of up to 15 people, aged … Continue reading Join our Dragon Boat Crowd Funding Page
Get down Snappy Snaps, near Queen Victoria’s monument and pick up your Christmas Advent Calendars… only £5 a pop! Monday 1st December sees the first draw of our Windsor & Eton Rotary Advent Calendar prizes… are you in it? You … Continue reading Brian’s got some Rotary Advent Calendar’s just for YOU
Tuesday evening Windsor & Eton Rotary Club presented a cheque for £42,349.81 to Prince Edward in his capacity as chairman of The Prince Philip Trust Fund. The Prince Philip Trust Fund helps many local people in need… enjoy this video … Continue reading Presentation of cheque to Prince Philip Trust Fund
Last night the friends & families of the children of Windsor enjoyed hearing their young offspring giving presentations to a packed house, delivering them better than most adults! Youth Speaks is a National Rotary competition where a team of 3 … Continue reading Windsor & Eton Rotary Youth Speaks Heat 2014
Nick has kindly donated a silver necklace as a prize for our Rotary Advent Calendar He’s even thrown in a FREE box! I might be banging on a bit about the calendar but then we only have November in which … Continue reading Thank you to Nick from Antiquus…
Denis Blandford Christmas Cards are selling out all over Windsor… he’d be so chuffed! I called into Christ Church URC yesterday, looking for Crowd Patch projects to get my teeth into and they were having a Christmas card sale… where … Continue reading Denis Blandford Christmas Cards selling out…
Last week I tried another experiment with Twitter to see if we could turn engagement into reality. Funny thing Twitter, very much a real time engagement tool… talking about a topic with many using #hash tags or with a few … Continue reading Tweet, tweet, tweet… get your advent calendar ‘ere!
A year ago today Hurricane Yolanda hit the Philippines devastating many of the islands… At the time, while looking at various videos around the impact I came across one that implied the intensity might have been increased by US Military … Continue reading Hurricane Yolanda The Philippines One Year On
Hard to believe that it’s less than 2 months since we launched the Ebola Campaign in Marlow. At the first meeting, there were 16 Clubs represented, along with the Town Mayor and representatives from Marlow Churches together and members of … Continue reading Rotary Club of Marlow Ebola update October 2014
Windsor & Eton Rotary are looking for people who can sell our 2014 advent calendars… you look like you have lots of friends who would love to join in the fun! Last year, as you can see, we really enjoyed … Continue reading Are you Windsor’s Best Christmas Sales Person?
It’s Twilight Time Friday 21st November 2014 at The Castle Hotel, Windsor… Again! Champagne Reception Three course meal Dancing to “Nightbird” Black Tie Tickets £ 49.00 per person This year’s Glittering Ball will be held once again in the Georgian … Continue reading Black Tie, Twilight Ball, Dancing
From drinks receptions in Windsor Castle to falling in the “drink” when retrieving our little racing ducks from old father Thames! Windsor & Eton Rotary have enviable social access and an amazing record for charitable achievements… our club was recently … Continue reading Want to know what Windsor & Eton Rotary Club get up to?
The best way to help in most International disaster situations is to defer to the expertise of local Rotarians. I found out yesterday that the Rotary Club of Marlow had been in touch with the Rotary Club of Monrovia, Liberia’s … Continue reading How to help with Ebola in Africa
Windsor & Eton Rotary are looking for prizes for our 2014 advent calendar… you look like a generous sort! Last year we had fun selling the calendars and making a few thousand pounds for local charities… this year we want … Continue reading Windsor & Eton Rotary Advent Calendar 2014
Windsor & Eton Rotary Club hosted Rotarians from Celle, Germany for the weekend 26th – 28th September 2014 The Rotary theme for this year, set by RI President Gary C.K. Huang from the Rotary Club of Taipei, Taiwan is “Light … Continue reading Windsor & Celle Lighting Up Rotary
A couple of week’s ago we, me & my fellow Windsor & Eton Rotarians were collecting at Ascot races on behalf of The Prince Philip Trust Fund. Of the thousands of people who walked passed, only 2 or 3 had … Continue reading Rotary, helping the local community