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In addition to fund-raising and hands-on projects, we arrange plenty of social events to enjoy as well.

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Covid News
STAY SMART - STAY APART

Family Fun Day was a SUCCESS

You Generously Raised
£2,081-00 for

Children's Cancer  &  a Local Defibrillator

   The Defibrillator can save lives 
Make sure you know where it is
Visit and read the instructions on how to access it 

The speed you take to access it is vital 
NB: The Defibrillator

For use when someone has Cardiac Arrest

It's installed outside the

CONCORDE Club House
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Family Fun Day Photos

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A Wheelbarrow
of Booze Raffle

Raised £1,000-00
For Abby's Heroes &
Local Breast Cancer Research

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Well Done & Thanks to Sharon, Ruth & Everyone at the 
Star Inn- Horsefair Romsey

Become a Member of Rotary

Help Make a Difference in your Community

  Brave New World 
We meet  every  TUESDAY 
with online Zoom meetings at 1.00pm
or LIVE MEETINGS at various venues 12.45pm
  You are Welcome to Join us   
For details see our Diary page 
  Contact:- John Parkhouse Tel 02380 908 434
  Email:-  rcsw70@gmail.com 

Rotary Clubs Celebrate 116th Birthday

A Good Time to Celebrate

 Rotary International was founded  116 years ago

Southampton West Rotary Club

  was founded 51 years ago

There are 1.2 million members in 30,000 clubs worldwide.; United under the motto "Service Above Self"

We are a service club giving our

skills, knowledge and time to help communities,

locally, nationally and internationally

We Welcomed 6 new members this year

Dave Layton and Julie  Wilton
Martin Crawford 1
Paul Prod rcsw
a Ruth and Pete

 Martin Crawford  Minister of The Salvation Army, previously an IT & Admin Specialist for the RAF. Enjoys most sport (some playing), watching movies and old TV comedy classics.”

 Chris Schulter   is the latest member to join us, he is a professor of economics, who between working in France and Germany, has been a Rotary supporter for many years. 

 Ruth LeLion and Peter  Green have been staunch Associate Members of the Rotary Club of Southampton West for many years. They have now become full members.

 Julie Wilton and Dave Layton  are welcomed as Associate members by Grayson at a recent lunchtime meeting, Julie works for a Law firm and Dave runs a garage in Shirley.

We have Associate and Full Membership Available

Chat to us for details  -  Click for more details

Fund Raising Activities

   You helped us raise £11,776-00 

in the 12 months to Aug 2021

 Thank You.

 It was distributed to 23 local causes. 

  Supporting groups and individuals in multiple ways.

 Communities function better when we help each other. 

 Thanks to everyone who took part and for being so generous 

Speaker's Corner

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Join our meetings to listen to interesting and inspiring talks given each month.

FORTHCOMING EVENTS

December 21st

Special speaker to be confirmed!

Recent Speakers

Nov   Emily Lynch

          Rotary 'Send A Cow' Charity

Nov   Joff Williams

          Global Mercy Ships

Oct    Ruth LeLion

           'An Art Talk "Paris Wrapped'

Oct    Sumer Eid & Annie Clewlow

           SCPA Play Days 2021 & 2022

Sept   Lizi Fewtrell

      How 'No Limits' are helping local young people

Sept  Sally Randall

        An update on Abby's Heroes

Aug  Alan Matlock from 

         'Spitfire Makers' Charitable Trust'

Aug Prof Ramsey Cutress

          Breast Cancer Specialist

July  Trevor White - why you should

        'Never trust Your Eyes'

July  Brian Hooper and Peter Hill

           Shirley Men's Shed

June Charlotte Sturgess & Sammii Wood

          The Rainbow Trust Southampton

June   Annie Clewlow

       An update from Communicare 

June   Steve Price

           A performance of impossible 'Magic'.

May   Claire Gradidge 

          Reviewing  her book 'The Unexpected

          Return of Josephine Cox

May    Jono Harvey

           Live tour from St Nicolas Church

May    Derek Kelly

           Restoring an 'Old Rocker'

April   John Miles

          Global Sight Solutions

April   Ranj Parmar and Jo Elliot

          Helping younger Stroke sufferers

Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme
Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme

Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme

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Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme
Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme

Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme

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Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme
Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme

Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme

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Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme
Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme

Wordsworth Primary School enjoy crocuses planted for Rotary Polio Programme

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  PURPLE for POLIO PLUS  

 4,000 crocus corms have been planted in local schools in recognition of Rotary's Purple4Polio campaign to eradicate Polio worldwide.

Purple is the colour of the dye put onto children's fingers who have been vaccinated

 Rotary initially started the

'PolioPlus'  project in 1985, Since then, they with their partners, have reduced the 350,000 cases of Polio detected annually, to l;ess than 50 cases in two countries. 

2 out of 3 PolioViruses Eradicated WORLDWIDE

- ROTARY - Helping to Make Things Happen -

  70s Club News

 

Our 'Live' QUIZ NIGHT @ The Concorde

was an Evening of Convivial Hilarity

  See the 70 Club page for photos and a report

Join us at the next '70s Club' Event

April 11th 2022  -  Click for details

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GLOBAL REACH

1.2 million members in 31,000 Rotary Clubs worldwide achieve enormous benefits for mankind.

Rotary members have collectively raised over £350 million specifically to eradicate Polio worldwide, the fund has been added to by WHO and the Gates Foundation. 

Rotary have also organised medical teams to perform a million free cataract eye operations in the developing world.

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'Thank You' Banners
Raise £2,100 for NHS  

 

Handmade Banners by New Rotarian Pete Green  
attracted £1,760:00 in sales - plus £340 donations
A brilliant idea of Rotary helping in the community

All Work No Play...

     One of the many attractions of being a Rotary member, is that of fun-raising and fundraising- they feature in equal amounts.

      A programme of social activities ranging from theatre visits and pub boules, to evenings of International cuisine and quiz nights, all of which are regular events.  Click here for MORE...

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mixed-gender group of 29 members.  

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