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Wine Tasting just the ticket

Many thanks to Discover Wine, the wine specialists in Denmead who helped us with a highly successful wine tasting event on Saturday 25th April. The event, a first time for Waterlooville Rotary as organisers, proved very popular as a tasting and fund raising opportunity in aid of Hampshire Air Ambulance and Rotary Charities. Many thanks […]

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Santa Collections makes local charity ‘Smile’

Every year at Christmas time the club invites the local community to support Rotary Charities and this year was no different except in one very significant way – it all went to one charity -Smile Support and Care. This local charity supports young people with special needs and has recently completed the building of a […]

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Ukelele Group out and about!

Five members of Waterlooville Rotary Group get together every Thursday to practice and enjoy making music with these sparkly little instruments. Formed in July 2013, the group first performed publically at the Christmas 2013 party and have been out and about recently performing at the local Rowan’s Hospice near Waterlooville. Led by President Ken Berry, […]

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Shoe Box Record Collection

Once again the local schools in our Waterlooville area have come up with the goods and delivered some amazing Christmas Shoe Boxes for needy children in poorer parts of the world. Overall 731 boxes, a record for Waterlooville Rotary Club, were donated. So a very big THANK YOU to all the children and Mums, Dads […]

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Summer’s Over – Now What?

So summer is leaving us behind, even if the days are a still a bit warm though the nights are chilly! Waterlooville Rotary Club enjoyed its normal summer activities with loads of social events and now we will be getting down to the business of taking the new year under President Ken Berry forward. Our […]

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Happy Holidays!

One great thing about Rotary Clubs is our ability to have fun and enjoy ourselves. Holiday time is here once more and we can look forward to some meetings being very much social events with barbecues, pitch and putt evenings, theatre trips, archery and so on. Being a Rotarian is not just about helping good […]

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All change at the top in Waterlooville Rotary

Every year it happens and this one was no exception! Each year we have a new President and June sees the changeover from the old to the new! This is nothing to do with age, just custom! After a very successful year and half (following the sad loss of President Sue Deyes and therefore an […]

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Kids go Out again in 2014

The annual trip in June organised by District 1110 Rotary Clubs to take children with special needs to Paultons Park near Salisbury enjoyed a hot, sunny and fun packed day amongst the treats in store at the adventure site. Schools from all over the region including Waterlooville Rotary’s Rachal Madocks School, Riverside School and Waterloo […]

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Club gets 3 new lady members

What is it about the Rotary Club of Waterlooville that makes ladies want to join? In the past few weeks we have had the pleasure of recruiting three more ladies into the club, making the total now four. That may not seem a lot but since ladies were able to join our Rotary Club, we […]

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Golf Day makes a mint for Canine Partners

Our annual May charity golf day at Southwick Park Naval Recreation Centre near Southwick,  just north of Portsmouth and next to Southwick House, the scene of the planning for the D Day invasion 70 years ago, was a great success and raised £2000 for Canine Partners. It costs £9000 and 18 months to train a […]

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