Rotary in District 1285
District 1285 is one of the most active Rotary Districts in Britain, stretching across the Cheshire Plain north via the Manchester metropolis to Wigan, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale and the Yorkshire border, east almost to the Peak District National Park and south to the Staffordshire Moorlands. Within its boundaries there are 68 local clubs with a total membership of 1624 Rotarians.
At their meetings, they plan a wide range of charitable activities designed to not only support disadvantaged members of their own local community but, on a much broader field, providing aid to areas of the world where it is most needed.
This e-newsletter aims to reflect the wide variety of events taking place in District 1285 throughout the year. To make it as complete as possible, clubs (and district officers) are asked to keep the editor fully informed of what they are planning, especially those novel and imaginative ideas that show the uniqueness of Rotary in promoting fellowship among its members and helping to make the world a better place for all.
In the first instance, brief details should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org together with any appropriate photographs. Please dont forget to include the name of the club, and a telephone number of the sender.
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Wrap up Greater Manchester
Stockport Lamplighter recently worked alongside the new satellite club of Cheadle Royal to collect coats etc for the Wrap Up Greater Manchester campaign. And what a wonderful campaign it was... Read more
Wrap Up in Salford
Three clubs are working together with Worsley Inner Wheel collecting warm coats for the Wrap Up Salford Project, Eccles, Salford with Swinton and Worsley have collected in excess of 2000 coats, the... Read more
Clean Water Well for Cameroon
In 2017 Radcliffe Rotary launched a 2 year project to raise enough money to build a Clean Water Well in the Cameroon. Estimated cost circa £ 6500. This followed a talk at Club by a... Read more