Posts Categorized: Club Meeting

Question Time

Rotary is not about politics or religion, but that doesn’t mean we can’t discuss current affairs. Yesterday’s meeting featured a ‘Question Time’ panel, chaired by David ‘Dimbleby’ Hales, and starring Stephen Walker, Toni Butler, Martin Calver, and Paul Hammond. Questions from members had been given to the panel before-hand to give them a chance to […]

The History of English Wine Growing

On 27th September the Club welcomed English wine grower Roger Marchbank and his partner Diane. Roger is a former chairman of the National Vineyards Association. He gave an interesting talk about the history of wine dating from 5000 years BC to the Roman invaders who planted vineyards in England very successfully and the decline brought […]