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OUR WEB PRESENCE IS MOVING Our web channels are now changing... please visit the sites below to keep updated about our club and its activities. RC Lancaster new website https://tinyurl.com/rotarylancaster Facebook fb.me/RCLancasterUK You...

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Casino night The Rotary Club of Lancaster enjoyed a successful Casino Night, held at Morecambe Golf Club, where 90 people enjoyed the three gaming tables, a buffet meal, raffle & entertainment...

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CASINO NIGHT MAY 19TH 2017 Friday 19th May 2017 7pm for 7.30pm at Morecambe Golf Club The evening to include gaming tables and food followed by entertainment by our lovely local singer Ashleigh Wood...

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ROTARY BAE TECHNOLOGY TOURNAMENT 2017 ROTARY BAe TECHNOLOGY TOURNAMENT 2017 The above event took place at the Boys' and Girls' Club, Lancaster on the 17th March 2017. For the first time all four local Rotary...

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Wray Rotakids On November 25th Rotarian Mike Worth visited Wray with Botton Primary School to charter their newly formed Wray Rotakids. The photographs featured show President Caitlin,...

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About Rotary

In some people’s eyes, Rotary is a dining club for gentlemen of a certain age and the typical Rotarian looks and acts a bit like Captain George Mainwaring of Dad’s Army. I hope some of our recent fund raising events will help to change some of these perceptions and demonstrate what a modern day Rotary Club is all about and what Rotary really means to its members and its projects.

The Rotary Club of Lancaster is made up from a collection of like minded business or professional people, who are still working or are retired, and are prepared to give their time, pool skills and as a team, help to organise a series of fund raising events. One such event is called Wrynose or Bust, which is a cycling sportive day organised to raise and distribute much needed cash for local and international charitable projects.

Our club is part of a global network of Rotary clubs, operating in 168 countries and made up of similar like-minded people. 1.2 million Rotarians throughout the world, share the same goals, to serve the community locally, nationally and globally, while promoting the highest ethical standards.

If you would like to join a Club like ours at Lancaster, you will become part of the worldwide Rotary fellowship, working towards peace and goodwill, and we all share the same moto, Service above Self.

This moto says all you need to know about the significance of what Rotary means today. No single person could achieve a fraction of the good that collectively Rotarians can achieve now and in the future. At times of great need, Rotarians have the reputation of being the first in and the last out.

Whether it is floods in Cumbria or Pakistan, tsunamis, famine, earthquake or deseases, whatever the situation, be it disability or tackling illiteracy or clearing up the town park, there will be a team of Rotarians involved, trying to make a difference.

But Rotarians cannot do everything in isolation and Rotary always relies on the help and goodwill of the general public.