Posts Categorized: Club News

Another successful Railway Exhibition

On Saturday 16 April, we hosted “Railway Pastimes” — the Fordingbridge Model Railway Exhibition — for the second time. Seventeen layouts, plus traders and other attractions, took over the whole of the Avonway Community Centre.  Hundreds of visitors turned out to look and wonder and talk and buy. The “Station Café”, run by Inner Wheel and Rotary […]

Another Quiz-night Success

The Rotary Club of Fordingbridge held its 4th annual Quiz Night at Avonway on Saturday 21st November in aid of the Town’s Christmas Lights, which are short of ongoing funding. The evening was a sell-out and enjoyed by all who took part. The Quiz was won by one of the two Town Council teams who […]

Malcolm Connelly awarded a Paul Harris Fellowship

At the Fordingbridge Rotary meeting on 30 June 2015, Malcolom Connelly was awarded the Paul Harris Fellowship (PHF) for services to Fordingbridge.  The Fellowship is an award named after the founder of the Rotary International movement. The presentation was made by Sue Willcocks, wife of our President Sid Willcocks who passed away in March. Malcolm […]

Senior Citizens’ Trip to Swanage

On 12th May the Rotary Club of Fordingbridge organised a trip for 34 senior citizens to enjoy the beautiful scenery along the Swanage Steam Railway from Norden to Swanage via Corfe Castle.  After disembarking at Swanage the guests were provided with a delicious cream tea at Holme Garden Centre before returning home.  The guests, from […]