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Rotary Club of Waterlooville Blog

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from Waterlooville Rotary Club! Seriously, we could all do with better times at the moment, but with the vaccines now being rolled out there is light at the end of the tunnel. Our club is still unable to meet except via Zoom, but we are looking forward to getting back to some […]

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Santa’s Rotary Helpers

Sadly we are not able to bring Santa on his sleigh pulled by Ruddolf the Big Red Tractor round the streets of Waterlooville this year, nor collect for our local charities outside our regular supermarket in Horndean. The latter collection resulted from a change in the supermarket’s covid protocols. Both of these activities could lead […]

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Where next?

In these very difficult times we are all trying to follow the rules and stay safe. Our club is currently only meeting virtually and with social distancing and number restrictions, this is likely to be for a while. Obviously  we would like to be active and supporting the community. Our annual Christmas collections and taking […]

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Still here, just not meeting!

The Rotary Club of Waterlooville is still here, but in the current pandemic situation we are not meeting!  However, we have been working in the background as any club would do and we are delighted to announce that our President for 2020/2021 is now Mike Pemberton . A huge thankyou to Past President Sandy Sanger […]

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Club donates £1500 to Hannah’s Holiday Homes

With the current pandemic affecting everyone and especially small charities, there is a very strong need to keep supporting them as they fight for their own survival against dwindling financial input. Our Charity Golf Day in May would have seen local support charity ‘Hannah’s Holiday Homes’ benefit from this event, but as it was not […]

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Meetings suspended for the present

With the on-going corona virus pandemic affecting everyone, our Club is not meeting at the present time and all scheduled end-of-year Rotary events have been cancelled. Stay safe and we will meet again as some as we possibly can.

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Charity Golf Day Cancelled

With the current corona virus pandemic expected to last several months, the Rotary Club of Waterlooville has made the decision to cancel this year’s charity golf day in May. Sadly this  is our major in-year fund raiser for local charities and this year was to have mainly benefitted Hannah’s Homes. However, we have agreed to […]

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Waterlooville Rotary gives £3600 to Prostate Cancer Support

For men, prostate cancer is an ever present killer disease and both research and support organisations have a daily challenge to combat this disease. Waterlooville Rotary Club’s successful annual charity golf day held in May 2019 (this year it is 21st May 2020) had President Richard Britton’s chosen charity as the main beneficiary. Prostate Cancer […]

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We have our own Ukulele Band

Six members of Waterlooville Rotary Club comprise the Rotary Allsorts Ukulele Band. Dressed in their distinctive liquorice allsorts waistcoats and bow ties, the players regularly entertain at Rotary events as well as supporting residential homes, The Rowans Hospice, the Blendworth Village Fete and local Christmas functions. We are always willing to support events if you […]

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Presidents Share Change Over Evening

It looks like The Rotary Club of Waterlooville and Waterlooville Inner Wheel are unique in that we often share a changeover evening to mark the start of the new year in our respective clubs. Tuesday 25th June 2019 was no exception and the Brookfield Hotel in Emsworth was the host venue for this special occasion. […]

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