Swimathon Cheque Presentation Ceremony at Rosebery School
On Friday 13 March Nonsuch Rotary Club president John Mitchell and Barry Mercer (the organiser of the Swimathon) visited Rosebery School for Girls in Epsom to receive the cheque for funds raised by the schools participants in the charity swimathon. At a welcome reception they met with Mrs Evans, head of year 11 at the school, and the two swimathon... [Read more of this review]
Christmas Collection Totals Amazing £9853
After a hectic two weeks of collecting for charities around the streets of Worcester Park, Cheam and North Cheam and also statics at Sainsbury’s North Cheam and Tesco’s Sutton By-Pass, the Nonsuch Rotary Club’s Sleigh has been returned to its sleigh shed by Santa and his elves. The final total raised for charity was a magnificent £9,853.... [Read more of this review]
Annual Charity Cheque Presentaion
They say that it is better to give than receive. How right they are! The Nonsuch Rotary Club spends two weeks at the beginning of every December pounding the streets of Cheam and Worcester Park and accosting the great bighearted, tolerant British public encouraging them to give, give until it hurts and despite the continued demands and drain on their... [Read more of this review]
President’s New Year Bash
On 4th January 2015 the Home of Nonsuch Rotary Club’s President John Mitchell was invaded by the club members and their wives hoping to eat John and his good lady Julia out of house and home. John “Sommelier” Mitchell and Julia, ably assisted by their two daughters provided an excellent lunch, with dishes to suit all tastes, drinks... [Read more of this review]
Club Honours 3 Members
On Wednesday 17th December Nonsuch Rotary Club honoured three of its longstanding members with the award of Paul Harris Fellowships. The Fellowship is not lightly given but reflects the esteem in which the club holds these members. It is only given to those who provide a life example of the Rotary ideals of Goodwill, Peace, Understanding and Service... [Read more of this review]
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]
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