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Waterlooville Duck Race raises money for Rosemary Foundation

What do six hundred plastic ducks and the Rosemary Foundation have in common? Well not a lot unless it means that they raise money for this brilliant support group and other Rotary Charities. Released in the river near to the Half Moon pub in Sheet near Petersfield, the ducks were encouraged down stream to the [...]

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Waterlooville Rotary Supports Youth Leaders

Two students from Horndean Technology College were recently sponsored at a weekend training event for Rotary Youth Leaders. This gives young people the opportunity to learn about leadership, experience being put in charge of activities and build confidence in their own abilities. Pictured here with President Sandy Sanger are Aiden Harris and Alex McGrath. Waterlooville [...]

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Waterlooville Rotary supporting Shelter Box for IRMA Relief

After the devastation of hurricane IRMA and now Maria in the West Indies, Waterlooville Rotary, along with many other clubs, is supporting Shelter Box with the emergency provision of tents and utensils for the people of these affected islands. This is your kind donations in action! Every penny you give to Rotary Charities gets used [...]

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New Rotary Year Underway

Summer is over and the new Rotary year is underway. Our next venture is a charity duck race on Saturday 30th September in Sheet and Santa will be around with his sleigh in December. If you would like to know more about what we do in Rotary please contact us via our ‘Join Us’ page. [...]

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Charity Golf Day raises £5000 for good causes

A huge thank you to everyone who took part in the Charity Golf Day on Thursday 18th May. We raised a staggering £5000 in an event that is played these days in memory of a local farmer and Rotarian, Joss Cleeve who sadly passed away in 2016. To see some photographs of the event please [...]

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Charity Golf Day 18th May

Thursday 18th May is our annual Charity Golf Day being held once again at Southwick Park Golf Club. A MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT Welcome to our annual Rotary Charity Golf Day. This event is enjoyed year after year by so many of you, and this year I am delighted to say that once again we [...]

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Santa helps switch on Waterlooville Lights!

Waterlooville centre’s Christmas lights switch on attracted loads of families on Saturday 26th November when Santa helped the Deputy Mayor, Councillor Elaine Shimbart lead the count down to the big moment! What was also great fun were all the photos that were taken with Santa by everyone who joined in the fun! Santa and the [...]

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Santa is helping switch on Waterlooville Lights

Ho! Ho! Ho! Yes indeed! It’s that time of year again when all the lovely Christmas lights are switched on and Waterlooville centre is not missing out! See Santa help with the lights switching on between 4pm and 6pm in Waterlooville on Saturday 26th November. Loads of entertainment and activities for all the family too!

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Waterlooville Rotary gets VIP tour of Gatwick Airport

Whenever possible we like to take the opportunity to see how businesses work and recently had the opportunity to visit Gatwick Airport and see ‘behind the scenes’ of this amazing hub of British travel and business. A big thank you to the Gatwick management and staff for making us so welcome for what was an [...]

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Farmer’s Charity gets boost from Waterlooville Rotary

The Rotary Club of Waterlooville has donated £5,000 to the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institute (R.A.B.I) in memory of one of their most popular members, Joss Cleeve, who sadly passed away at the end of last year at the age of 69. Joss was a lifelong farmer so the Rotary Club chose R.A.B.I as its nominated [...]

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