Posts Categorized: Club News

Kids Out 2016

Last Wednesday (8 June) about a dozen members of Fordingbridge Rotary took part in Kids Out 2016, helping to escort children from Exeter House School on visits to Paulton’s Park and Marwell Zoo. It was all part of The Big Day Out.  Every June, the Rotary Organisation throughout Britain and Ireland together with Kids Out take over 25,000 […]

Purple4Polio

For over 30 years, Rotary and its members have been committed to fighting to eradicate polio across the world. The number of polio-endemic countries has dropped from 125 to just two, with over 2.5 billion children receiving vaccinations thanks to the help of Rotary. With eradication now closer than ever, Rotary International in Great Britain and […]

Rotary Club Citizen of the Year 2016

Ian Cole became involved with the Recreation Association in Alderholt shortly after moving here about 30 years ago and has continued his unstinting support ever since. Alderholt has grown since then to about 3500 residents. The Recreation Association is responsible for running the recreation ground in the village which supports several football and cricket teams […]

School Trip to Breamore Station

The old Salisbury and Dorset Joint Railway station at Breamore echoed to the sound of steam again on 6 May. Fordingbridge Rotary Club set up a “pop-up” museum for children from Fordingbridge Junior School with film of the steam trains and the sounds and staff of the old railway. More than 60 children led by […]