Past President Receives Golfing Trophy

Posted by on Jul 11, 2019 in Slideshow, Sports | 0 comments

Past President Receives Golfing Trophy

Brian Fagg being presented with the Intercogs Golfing Society Diamond Jubilee Trophy for the best average score over 3 of their 5 matches in 2018. Intercogs members comprise Rotarians and past Rotarians from clubs in Dist.1140. Farnborough Club members have been very involved with Intercogs over the last 60 years with Pervez and John Roth being Honorary members in recognition of their contribution to the Society. David Woodword presenting the trophy to...

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New President – New Rotary Year

Posted by on Jun 27, 2019 in President's News, Slideshow | 0 comments

New President – New Rotary Year

The term of President for Rotary clubs is one year.  And so on Thursday 27th June the presidential year for Mike Smailes ended and the new year began for Ted Benneyworth. Past President Mike presided over the 60th anniversary celebrations for the club and in his handover speech to the club he thanked the many members for their help in his year, especially his secretary Tony Myers and his assistant Owen Eggington for keeping him on track and making things go...

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Members Weekend Away In Suffolk

Posted by on Jun 14, 2019 in Club Service, Slideshow | 0 comments

Members Weekend Away In Suffolk

Every year one of our members – Roy Sharpe who has been a member since 1970 arranges a weekend away for members, their spouses, friends and partners. The 19th consecutive time this has occurred.  This year it was off to Sunny Suffolk for over 40 people. Leaving on Friday morning 31st May, this jocular group boarded the coach on route to Ipswich. Naturally there were jokes along the way and commentary from the group’s leader Roy. A stop for coffee in the majestic city...

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Local Business man honoured by Rotary top award the Paul Harris Fellowship

Posted by on May 23, 2019 in Club Service, Slideshow | 0 comments

Local Business man honoured by Rotary top award the Paul Harris Fellowship

Nick White the son of John Raison, who owned the Fishing Tackle Shop in Park Road, North Camp, for many years was honoured by a prominent Rotarian from the Jefferson City West Rotary Club of America Mr Nick Rackers. Nick’s son Christopher, also a member of the Jefferson City West Rotary Club contacted the Farnborough Rotary Club earlier in the year and requested that his Father received his award by the Farnborough Rotary Club. Nick was accompanied by his wife Denise, son...

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Champions Of Change Winner Farnborough Rotarian Katy Harris

Posted by on May 20, 2019 in Community, Slideshow | 0 comments

Champions Of Change Winner Farnborough Rotarian Katy Harris

Every year Rotary hosts the Champions Awards, celebrating the outstanding humanitarian and community service conducted by volunteers from across Great Britain and Ireland. This year, seven Rotary members have been  crowned Champions of Change, alongside seven Community Champions, members of the public whose efforts have been recognised by their local Rotary club. One of the winners was Farnborough Rotary member Katy Harris. Katy has given outstanding commitment to a...

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