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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]

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