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In a first for our club, this week’s meeting was an experiment in combining a Zoom Meeting with a socially distanced physical one at our normal meeting venue of Swanage Conservative Club. Just under half of the members met in …

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For our first meeting of the new Rotary year, we were grateful to be able to grab some of our brand new District Governor Tim Mason’s time on Zoom, to give us an early steer of his plans for the …

Message from the New DG Read More »

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Our speaker at our recent Zoom meeting was our very own Hubert Pierce. Hubert’s Rotary service goes back more than 50 years and he was a member of Blackpool North and Lytham clubs prior to coming down south to join …

A Lifetime of Service Read More »

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Swanage Rotary held its first ‘virtual’ speaker meeting this week, since the start of the lockdown, and we were delighted to welcome District Governor Nominee Paul Steele from Guernsey Rotary to join our Zoom meeting and tell us all about …

Meeting in the New Normal Read More »

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In spite of the ongoing crisis surrounding the Coronavirus outbreak, it was decided that President’s Night should continue as planned, and a merry band assembled at the superb Kingston Country Courtyard for an event rather different to the norm. Joined …

Medieval Night Was Legendary! Read More »

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Storm Dennis may have wreaked havoc across the country but it still didn’t deter our young musicians from ensuring that they performed at the District Young Musician final. Held once again at the excellent facilities of Bryanston School in Blandford, …

Young Musicians Defy Storm Dennis to Delight Audience Read More »

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Bob Foster and Kim Gallagher came to see us this week to tell us all about the Swanage and Purbeck Development Trust. The Trust was born out of an urgent need for community support arising from decisions made by the …

Development for the Community Read More »

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Swanage Rotary members enjoyed a more relaxed evening out this week, enjoying a break after the recent busy festive period. We met up at the recently refurbished Village Inn at Ulwell to enjoy a lovely meal, good company and a …

A ‘Corny’ Night Out! Read More »

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After the well-earned Christmas break, it was back to business this week with our first meeting of 2020. And it couldn’t have been more inspirational with the visit of Sarah Spurling. Sarah is the Litter Free Coast and Sea Project …

Making Swanage Sustainable Read More »

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Club members joined together to celebrate another very successful festive season last week. A two course Christmas Dinner comprising Roast Turkey with all the trimmings and Christmas Pudding was served to over 40 Rotarians, partners and guests. December fundraising has …

‘Natural World’ Festive Celebrations Read More »

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