Swimathon 2014 report
On Saturday 22 November Sutton Nonsuch Rotary Club held its seventeenth Annual Charity Swimathon. Held at Epsom College, who generously offer Rotary the use of their excellent 25 metre pool, the event attracted teams from several local charities, clubs and schools, all of whom were jointly raising funds for their own causes and for Rotary supported... [Read more of this review]
Visit to Brick Lane Musical Hall
On Tuesday 18th November, a group from the Club made their way to the Brick Lane Music Hall, North Woolwich Road, Silvertown in the London Borough of Newham. Silvertown? London Borough of Newham? I hear you say. Surely, Brick Lane is in Tower Hamlets. Thereby hangs a tale. When Vincent Hayes founded the Brick Lane Music Hall in 1992, it was indeed in... [Read more of this review]
Surrey Harmony Sing To Nonsuch Rotary
Nonsuch Rotary members and guests were entertained by “Surrey Harmony” at Chipstead Golf Club on 29 October. Surrey Harmony are a chorus of Ladies who sing Close Harmony Barbershop.
The Chorus competes in the United Kingdom championships and have been the winners on five occasions. As a result they have taken part in the World Championships... [Read more of this review]
A New Member inducted
On Wednesday the 16 October a new member, John Sandiford, making our numbers upto 25, was inducted by the President John Mitchell during our business meeting.
It was a great evening and John was warmly welcomed by all members of the Club.
He worked in the Business Service section and has now retired early in life to enjoy the fruits of the world and... [Read more of this review]
A Rotarian visitor from India
A few weeks ago, we had a very interesting visit to one of our evening meetings at Chipstead Golf club. Suresh Nanjundiah of the Rotary Club of Ootacamund, India, and his wife and son payed us an impromptu visit. It was fascinating to hear from Suresh about his club and the familiar names of districts nearby it such as The Nonsuch Plantation!
It... [Read more of this review]
Swimathon 2014 details and application forms
Nonsuch Rotary’s annual Swimathon will be held on Saturday 22 November 2014 at Epsom College , who have again offered the use of its superb 25 metre pool on the Epsom College Campus in College Road, Epsom. (Follow the Epsom College link above for directions).
Our Swimathon helps local organisations and charities to raise funds for... [Read more of this review]
Christmas is coming
Christmas is coming and Father Christmas is getting the sleigh ready to travel round the streets of Sutton, Cheam and Worcester Park to collect for local charities of Sutton and Cheam.
It might be high summer right now, but we are already underway with preparations for this year’s Christmas collections for local Sutton, Cheam and Worcester Park charities.... [Read more of this review]
Chris & John win District Cribbage Trophy
Nonsuch Pairs Success in District Sports
Chris Hughes and John Putland (stalwarts of Nonsuch Rotary) were awarded the Cribbage Trophy and winners medals for Cribbage and runners up medals for Dominoes at the District Meeting at Surbiton Holiday Inn on 9th July 2014.
Cribbage and darts are not the only sports members can compete in, the district... [Read more of this review]
The Old and the New
Club’s New President appointed
Nonsuch Rotary celebrated the start of a new Rotary year on the 2nd July by ringing the changes and installing Rotarian John Mitchell as president. After the handover by Rotarian Ian Hosking, President John Mitchell installed his presidential team for the year and then regaled members with some humourous reminiscences... [Read more of this review]
Words from our retiring President
Well, that is it! My year as president of Nonsuch Rotary is over and the club is now under the capable leadership and stewardship of John Mitchell. A man whose experience, enthusiasm and knowledge make him the ideal president. A president who, I am sure, will lead us onwards and upwards in these challenging times.
After 365 days as president of Nonsuch... [Read more of this review]
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