Music In The Park Farnborough

Posted by on Jul 18, 2009 in Events, Music In The Park | 0 comments

Here is a short video from Farnborough rotary’s Music In The Park event. I was compere, so didn’t get a chance to do as much recording as I wished I could of. Any way I think it gives you a flavour

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Picnic To Music In The Park

Posted by on Jul 7, 2009 in Events, Music In The Park | 0 comments

Picnic to music in the park is just days away. Days away from one of the biggest events in Farnborough this year The event is organised by Fanborough rotary club, but with the help of other local rotary clubs too. In fact, if it wasn’t for the help of the other clubs, I don’t know how we would do it…In fact we couldn’t do it without them. We are also helped by members of Rotaract too, they are like younger members of Rotary and a very worthwhile organisation to get...

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Rotary Darts Champions

Posted by on May 27, 2009 in Events, Sports | 0 comments

ilst there are members who play golf, cricket, badminton and various other sports throughout the area, we also have within the club rotarians who are keen on darts. Last night in the inter-district competition final,   Farnborough rotary club beat the Rotary club of New Malden, at the Court House Pub in Cove, in a “thrilling” final of 3 games to 1. John “Arrows” Anderson won the initial game with a double 9 to win. The photograph below shows the winning dart, (Arrows...

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Farnborough Donkey Derby Success-Thank you

Posted by on May 26, 2009 in Donkey Derby | 0 comments

Farnborough’s Donkey Derby took place yesterday and it was a tremendous success. The sun shone, the crowds came out and a good time was had by all. The event, which is organised by the local rotary clubs is an annual event that raises funds for local charities. The numbers are not in yet, but a guess (only by me your local on the ground reporter, who can’t really count) is that there was upwards of 5,000 people. The amount of money raised was………..I don’t...

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Farnborough’s Donkey Derby

Posted by on May 18, 2009 in Community, Events | 0 comments

Its fast approaching,  one of the biggest local events in Farnborough. On Monday 26th May the traditionally English event of racing donkeys over 100 yards ridden by 10 year old children screaming with fright and delight is coming. Unfortunatley, the last two events have been cancelled, but the event has been a feature in Farnborough’s community since the 1960s and we are hoping that the good weather will return. But as I write this on the Monday before, it is looking grey and overcast,...

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