Club Archive

Fordingbridge Model Railway Exhibition

The next Fordingbridge Model Railway Exhibition will be held on Saturday 16 April 2016. The 2014 Exhibition surpassed all our expections, with 536 people attending the “Railway Past Times” day at Avonway Community Centre on Easter Saturday. For more information, please see the FMR website.

Visit to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

On 26 October 2013, about 40 Fordingbridge Rotarians and guests made a very successful visit to the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. Thanks to Sid who organised the visit so efficiently. more…..

3rd Grand Quiz Night

lights175Fordingbridge Rotary Club’s 3rd Grand Quiz Night will be held on Friday 21 November at 7pm. Full details are on the flyer. The cost is £10 per person for teams of up to six people. That includes a cold supper. There will be a licensed pay bar. Why not get together with colleagues and friends and see if you can form a team? The proceeds will again go towards Fordingbridge’s wonderful Christmas lights. The quiz was a great success last year, and we were fully subscribed, so please don’t leave it until the last minute to enter.  The deadline for replies is 10 November. To enter, please download the flyer, and return the entry form with your payment. All enquiries, please telephone 01425 655269.

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 Fordingbridge, Alderholt, and Sandleheath, were collected from and delivered back to their homes by volunteer Rotarian drivers and the Fordingbridge and District Community Association mini-bus.  The day was funded from Rotary Charitable funds.

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Australian Cricket Team Visits Fordingbridge

IFCR, International Fellowship of Cricket Rotarians from Australia return to Fordingbridge, the home of IFCR cricket. Arriving on Sunday 6th July, a President’s reception for Host and Guest opened the innings of friendships old and new. more…..