Skip to main content

You are hereGroups / Atherstone

Atherstone


Jim Aldred handing over to Joe Kobrin

As the club enters its 50th Year of service to Atherstone we are looking to raise awareness of Rotary in the town and promote the good work carried out over the last 50 Years. Our club will be celebrating in October 2017, so keep an eye open for an invitation to this grand event.

Like many Rotary Clubs our life blood is members and this year will be no different, we are trying different meeting times to see if we can attract new members with the goal of having 25 or more members by the time we celebrate our 50th Anniversary in 2017.

If you are interested in what Rotary does, how it works or some of our projects, please contact us via the contact page, and we will be more than happy to help you better understand or get involved in Rotary.

The Rotary Club of Atherstone was formed in 1967 with Rtn Jack Evans as its founder President. Based in a small market town in North Warwickshire, UK, we meet at The Blue Boar Inn, Atherstone Road, Mancetter, near Atherstone every Tuesday lunchtime (except after a Bank Holiday) at 12:30 for 12:50pm

To make Rotary more accessible, we have scheduled evening and twilight meetings with Guest Speakers. Friends, Partners and Potential New Members are all welcome. Please see the meeting programme for more details on these meetings.

See what events or activities we are doing by clicking on the Upcoming events on the left menu.

This year President Joe has decided to focus on local charities and we have various fund raising events planned during the year. These include the popular Water or Wine at the Dickens Evening, and the Trolley Dash just before Christmas. We are also looking to increase the profile of the club in the local area and surrounds, so will be looking to increase awareness of Rotary as and organisation and as a fellowship group.

 If you are interested in Rotary, and would like to attend a meeting, please use the contacts page to contact us.

 

 

£300 Contribution to two young ladies going to India to make a difference

Kinderman Girls to represent Warwickshire Guides in India

Abigale and Bethany Kinderman will be representing Warwickshire Guides in India in an exciting trip to help the needy in India. Atherstone Rotary Donated £150 each towards the cost of the Trip in July 2017.

£500 for Atherstone Young Carers

Atherstone young carers recieve £500 towards residential break

Atherstone Young Carers, to attend 3 Day Residential Beak with the help of Atherstone Rotary Club.

President Jim Aldred 2017

President Jim Aldred 2017

President Jim Aldred - President from 1 July 2017 to 31 October 2017

Rotary Christmas Quiz 2016

Answers to the 2016 Quiz

We have a winner of our Christmas Quiz in

  • 1st place winning £50 is Carol Gallagher
  • 2nd place winning £20 is Judith Marshall
  • 3rd place winning £10 is Piet Horton

Thank you to all who purchased our quiz sheets. Please see the answers in the attached photo below.

 

President Jim Aldred takes over for 2015-16

President Jim Aldred takes over for 2015-16

Incoming President Jim Aldred takes over from Outgoing President Richard Freer. Jim officially took the reigns on the 1st of July 2015. Jim thanked Richard for his presidency over the past year. In outlining his plans for this year Jim hoped to focus on local charities like the Atherstone Gateway Clubs and other local causes that often are overlooked.

Atherstone President 2014-15

Atherstone President 2014-15

Richard freer taking the helm of Atherstone Rotary Club

Join a Rotary club

Find out how you can become part of this unique community.

Join

Club Details

Meetings

The Blue Boar, Watling Street, Mancetter, Atherstone CV9 1NE at 12:30 on Tuesday.

Note: 1st Tuesday of each month is a Twilight Meeting (17:45-19:00) and 3rd Tuesday of the month is a Evening Meeting (19:00 - 21:00).

Map

Web Site

Club Web Site

Facebook

Find us on Facebook Find us on Facebook