New Rotary Year- New President

Posted by on Jul 5, 2010 in Community | 0 comments

Every July, every Rotary club throughout the world gets a new president. On the first of July Sean Usher became this year’s president of Farnborough Rotary club. Sean has been with the club since 2001. A local businessman, he formerley owned two resturants in Farnborough, but now concentrates on internet marketing for local businesses. Each president of the club brings something different to the club and there have been 51 previous presidents of Farnborough Rotary Club. Sean wants to make...

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Burns Night For Farnborough Rotary Club

Posted by on Jan 25, 2010 in Events | 0 comments

Burns Night For Farnborough Rotary Club

On Saturday 23rd January  Farnborough Rotary Club held a Burns Night. It was a great success with nearly 80 people attending. I made a video of some of the “dancing” but dare not show it for fear of being sued by members worried about their image. Oh alright then!!! Also I took some photos too… A great night and we raised over £1600 Thanks to all who came, especially Sue Evans, Liz Howarth and Pam Minnet for all the cooking of the Neaps, tatties and other delicacies...

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International Disaster Haiti

Posted by on Jan 15, 2010 in Charities We Support, Events, Foundation and International | 0 comments

Farnborough Rotary club will be organising collections this weekend. We hope to be collecting in Fanborough Town Center and also at the Meadows in Camberley, outside M&S. As I write, we have received the appropriate licenses from Rushmoor Borough Council and Bracknell Forest. We are waiting on an agreement fro Marks and Spencer I will report back how much we raise. All money raised will go towards buying Shelter Boxes, These specially designed boxes are made for disaster areas and are...

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Farnborough Rotary Lunch cancelled

Posted by on Jan 13, 2010 in General | 0 comments

Our weekly meeting has been cancelled again due to the snowy conditions. This will mean that the club has not met for 5 weeks, which must be  a record for our 50 year old club. A few of us might meet up for a beer as suggested by Tim Dunkley Watch this space

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Farnborough Rotary Club To Celebrate Burns Night

Posted by on Jan 7, 2010 in Events | 0 comments

We’re going to be celebrating Burns night this year with a Burn’s party. Organised by Rotarians Jim Thompson and Mike Evans, its going to be heldon Saturday 23rd Jan 2010 at St Mark’s Church Hall, Guildford Road Farnborough at 7.00 for 7.30pm. A four course supper, which I believe includes “tatties and neaps”, with a light hearted “Scottish” quiz…(whatever that is) oh! I know…How High Is Ben Nevis? or What does a scotch man keep up his...

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