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Putney Rotary Club Christmas Collections 2012 

01 Dec 2012 0:00 
Once again Father Christmas will visit many Putney streets on his illuminated musical sleigh – supported by members of Putney Rotary and Rotaract Clubs. Santa’s whiskers are washed and combed, his illuminated sleigh has been overhauled and Putney Rotary Club’s Christmas Collection is ready to roll. Some 30 Rotary and Rotaract members and friends will take turns to support Father Christ... [Read more]

Help out at Battersea Park at the Christmas Day party for the Elderly 

01 Dec 2011 0:00 
Rotary Club of Battersea Park Christmas Day Party for the Elderly The Rotary Club of Battersea Park is again this year asking if you could spare a few hours, or the whole day, on Christmas Day (and on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day too, if possible) to help us with our Rotary Christmas Day Lunch & Tea Party for the Elderly. Whilst the event is organised by the Rotary Club of Battersea Park, w... [Read more]

Look out for Father Christmas in your Putney street this December 

01 Dec 2011 0:00 
Once again Father Christmas will visit many Putney streets on his illuminated musical sleigh – supported by members of Putney Rotary and Rotaract Clubs. Santa’s whiskers are washed and combed, his illuminated sleigh has been overhauled and Putney Rotary Club’s Christmas Collection is ready to roll. Some 40 Rotary and Rotaract members will take turns to support Father Christmas as he to... [Read more]

Look out for Father Christmas in your Putney street this December 

04 Dec 2010 0:00 
Once again Father Christmas will visit many Putney streets on his illuminated musical sleigh – supported by members of Putney Rotary and Rotaract Clubs. Santa’s whiskers are washed and combed, his illuminated sleigh has been overhauled and Putney Rotary Club’s Christmas Collection is ready to roll. Some 40 Rotary and Rotaract members will take turns to support Father Christmas as he to... [Read more]

Help out at Battersea Park at the Christmas Day party for the Elderly 

01 Oct 2010 0:00 
Rotary Club of Battersea Park Christmas Day Party for the Elderly The Rotary Club of Battersea Park is again this year asking if you could spare a few hours, or the whole day, on Christmas Day (and on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day too, if possible) to help us with our Rotary Christmas Day Lunch & Tea Party for the Elderly. Whilst the event is organised by the Rotary Club of Battersea Park, w... [Read more]

Let Rotary paint your child's pinkie purple in the Putney Exchange 

01 Feb 2010 0:00 
Any child coming to the Putney Exchange between 10.00 am and 4.00 pm on 20 & 21 February 2010 can get a purple pinkie (little finger).  This is the mark given to children getting inoculated against polio in the few remaining countries where they risk catching the disease. They can also get their pinkies painted the following Tuesday, 23 February, which is Rotary Day worldwide, and the next we... [Read more]

Putney Rotary sends a Shelterbox to Haiti 

01 Jan 2010 0:00 
Thanks to the generosity of Putney Rotary Club members and friends, a ShelterBox is on its way to Haiti this Friday, 5 February. The box contains a ten-person tent, water purification equipment and other survival necessities. It is in a consignment of 1,800 ShelterBoxes leaving Stansted Airport for San Domingo, from where they will be transported overland to Port au Prince.
Putney - Thank you for supporting our Christmas Collection 

22 Dec 2009 0:00 
The Rotary Club of Putney would like to thank the community of Putney for their generous donation of £2809 collected during the annual Christmas Collection through the streets of Putney in 2009.... [Read more]

Volunteer at the Rotary Christmas Lunch in Battersea Park 

11 Dec 2009 0:00 
Rotary Club of Battersea Park Rotary Christmas Lunch Why do we need VOLUNTEERS? Because of the Party's popularity we now cater for over 400 elderly guests. With that sort of number we just could not manage by ourselves. Although we do receive help from neighbouring Rotary Clubs in Wandsworth, we rely entirely on the commitment of volunteers. In fact without you being there to help on C... [Read more]

Look out for Father Christmas in your Putney street this December 

04 Dec 2009 0:00 
Once again Father Christmas will visit many Putney streets on his illuminated musical sleigh – supported by members of Putney Rotary and Rotaract Clubs. Santa’s whiskers are washed and combed, his illuminated sleigh has been overhauled and Putney Rotary Club’s Christmas Collection is ready to roll. Some 40 Rotary and Rotaract members will take turns to support Father Christmas as he to... [Read more]

Thanks for Life - on BBC 1 Breakfast 

19 Nov 2009 0:00 
Thanks for Life – BBC Breakfast Show – Sunday 22 November 2009 (from 8am) Former BBC Blue Peter presenter Konnie Huq has been invited to appear on BBC 1 Breakfast on Sunday 22 November 2009 from 8am to talk about her Rotary NID (National Immunisation Day) visit to India last week, when she represented Rotary’s Thanks for Life-End Polio Now campaign. This important National ... [Read more]

Records broken at Battersea Park Fireworks 

12 Nov 2009 0:00 
Wandsworth Council reports a crowd of over 40000 at Battersea Park - breaking a record for attendance, so it's no surprise that the Wandsworth Group of Rotary Clubs, which includes Putney Rotary Club, raised their biggest ever amount at the event... £3211.00 The funds raised will be donated to Help for Heroes and the Rainbow School for Autistic children - in equal measure. Thank you to all ... [Read more]

Putney Rotary Club targets new members at local stations 

01 Nov 2009 0:00 
Putney Rotary Club will be embarking on a membership campaign targetting commuters at Putney and East Putney stations in early November. Following the recent success of a similar campaign run by the Rotary Club of Dorking-Deepdene in Surrey, members of Putney Rotary Club will be handing out information leaflets outside Putney and East Putney stations between 7 and 8:30am on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th... [Read more]

Battersea Park Fireworks 2009 - Support the Rotary Charity Collection 

24 Oct 2009 0:00 
Once again Putney Rotary Club as a member of the Wandsworth Group of Rotary Clubs will be collecting for charity at the Wandsworth Council organised fireworks display at Battersea Park. The event takes place on Saturday 7th November 2009. The gates open from 6pm. The bonfire will be lit at 7:30pm and the fireworks display will begin at 8pm. Rotary will be collecting for two charities this ye... [Read more]

£3500 donated to the Rainbow School 

12 Oct 2009 0:00 
The Wandsworth Group of Rotary Clubs this evening made a donation of £3500 to the Rainbow School for Autistic Children. Sue Wiltshire, Assistant Governor for the South West Area of Rotary in London, made the presentation to Karen Soab from the Rainbow School at a meeting of the Rotary Club of Putney which was also attended by representatives from all the clubs in the Wandsworth Group. The R... [Read more]

Putney Rotary Club welcomes Ambassadorial Scholar from Toronto 

28 Sep 2009 0:00 
Each year the Rotary Foundation - the world's largest educational charity fund - sponsors hundreds of students to further their studies abroad. London with its top universities is a popular destination and annually attracts over 20 students from around the world. This Rotary year the Rotary Club of Putney is pleased to host Ambassadorial Scholar Andrea Barton from Canada. Andrea is sponsored by... [Read more]

Putney Rotary Club to support Feed the Children project 

01 Sep 2009 0:00 
Rotary in London District Governor Martin Gudde has encouraged all London Rotary Clubs to participate in his Feed the Children initiative. Feed the Children is a project to help provide nutrition to the thousands of HIV/AIDS orphans in KwaZulu/Natal, South Africa (part of Rotary International District 9270). During the month of September Rotarians across London are asked to donate 20 pence w... [Read more]

Club Meeting 02 Feb - Cancelled due to adverse weather 

02 Feb 2009 0:00 
Please note the Putney Rotary Club will not meet on Monday 02 Feb 2009. The heavy snow in South West London means that our caterer and members will not be able to access the venue.... [Read more]

Gautam Lewis to premiere Al Jazeera Polio documentary at Putney Rotary Club 

23 Jan 2009 0:00 
This event has been postponed due to adverse weather conditions Gautam Lewis will be the guest speaker at Putney Rotary Club on Monday 02 February 2009. He introduce and show a documentary that will air on Al Jazeera English the following day. GAUTAM LEWIS Passport from Polio – documentary film for Al Jazeera 23 years ago British music manager, photographer, pi... [Read more]

Putney Rotary thanks Putney for Christmas donations 

22 Dec 2008 0:00 
The Rotary Club of Putney would like to thank the community of Putney for their generous donation of £2860 collected during the annual Christmas Collection through the streets of Putney.... [Read more]

Help out at the Rotary Christmas Day lunch at Battersea Park 

23 Nov 2008 0:00 
Rotary Club of Battersea Park Christmas Day Party for the Elderly The Rotary Club of Battersea Park is again this year asking if you could spare a few hours, or the whole day, on Christmas Day (and on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day too, if possible) to help us with our Rotary Christmas Day Lunch & Tea Party for the Elderly. Whilst the event is organised by the Rotary Club of Battersea Park, ... [Read more]

The Long and Short of Putney Rotary Club 

21 Oct 2008 0:00 
Putney Rotary Club last night inducted two new members - who become the shortest and tallest members of the club. The new members are: + Andri Liebenberg, a Computer Aided Design Draughtsman who is originally from Potchefstroom in South Africa; and + Cllr. Jim Maddan, a former Mayor of Wandsworth. Both Andri and Jim have been Rotary members before - Andri in South Africa, and Jim with Put... [Read more]

Let Justice be restored - Martin Wright tells Putney Rotary Club 

14 Sep 2008 0:00 
The establishment of a community court which starts in Roehampton this month (September) received a warm welcome from penal reformer Martin Wright, speaking to Putney Rotary Club last Monday, 15 September. His subject was restorative justice, which advocates such courts. He said he hoped that the Roehampton court would include victim-offender mediation. Martin described restorative justice ... [Read more]

Nicholas fights for his life 

01 Sep 2008 0:00 
The plight of ten-year-old Nicholas Damin, who has been fighting for his life since birth, captured the attention of members of the Putney Rotary Club last Monday evening (1 September). His uncle, Greg Manton, told his audience that Nicholas suffers from Barth Syndrome, a genetic disease affecting growth from which only boys suffer and which currently affects 16 boys in the whole of the United Ki... [Read more]

Putney Rotary takes part in Britain's biggest day out for kids: Kids Out 

11 Jun 2008 0:00 
Once again, members of Putney Rotary Club volunteered to support Kids Out on the 11th of April. Kids Out is a Rotary and Littlewoods initiative that aims to transform the lives of disadvantaged children and young people by providing fun opportunities and positive experiences that work to significantly enhance their wellbeing and outlook for a happier future. Putney Rotary worked with Batter... [Read more]

Rotary Shelterbox aid reaches China 

29 May 2008 0:00 
The immediate response by ShelterBox, the grass-roots humanitarian aid organisation supported by Rotary worldwide, of 800 boxes to China has finally reached some of the Sichuan Provinces worst hit villages. Distribution of the first 200 boxes began this week (Tuesday 27th May), led by t... [Read more]

Want to study abroad? Apply for an Ambassadorial Scholarship : Putney Rotary can help 

01 Mar 2008 0:00 
Applications for the 2009-2010 Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships are now available from Rotary in London. The scholarships, which are designed to further international understanding and goodwill, provide for study abroad for one year in one of the 162 countries and 35 geographical regions where Rotary clubs are located. Some 1,200 scholarships will be available from clubs worldwide. ... [Read more]

Local pupils speak out on bullying, drugs and parenting at Rotary Youth Speaks 

09 Feb 2008 0:00 
The annual Rotary Youth Speaks competition was a hotly-contested event held in the John Paul II School in Southfields. The South West London Regional round was held last Saturday 9th February. Teams representing John Paul II School, Southfields Community College and Putney High School participated in the contest, which was organised jointly by all seven Rotary Clubs in the South West London are... [Read more]

Rotary Young Chefs cook up a storm in South West London 

08 Feb 2008 0:00 
The annual Rotary Young Chef competition was held at the John Paul II School in Southfields. The South West London Regional round was held last Friday8th February. Pupils representing John Paul II School, Southfields Community College, Salesian College, Battersea Technology College and Garratt Park School participated in the contest, which was organised jointly by all seven Rotary Clubs in the ... [Read more]

Look out for Father Christmas in your Putney street this December 

07 Dec 2007 0:00 
Once again Father Christmas will visit many Putney streets on his illuminated musical sleigh – supported by members of Putney Rotary and Rotaract Clubs. Santa’s whiskers are washed and combed, his illuminated sleigh has been overhauled and Putney Rotary Club’s Christmas Collection is ready to roll. Some 40 Rotary and Rotaract members will take turns to support Father Christmas as he to... [Read more]

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