Blood Bikes Fundraiser hits the Jackpot!

The recent Fundraising event for the Blood Bikes charity was a huge success! Just over £4,000 was raised for this fantastic organisation. Full details can be found in the following press release:- Blood Bikes Press release   Anne-Marie Etherington/Pam Holgate

NW Blood Bikes Charity Fundraising Event – 24th Feb, 2018

The Rotary Clubs from East Lancashire are holding a charity fundraising event to raise monies for the Blood Bikes organisation. The Dinner Dance is to be held on Sat 24th Feb, 2018, (6.30pm arrival for 7.00pm) at the Dunkenhalgh Hotel, Clayton-le-Moors. The ticket price is £35/head for a 3-course meal, live entertainment and DJ. The

GRAND PRESENTATION OF CHEQUES TO 4 LOCAL CHARITY ORGANISATIONS

Church and Oswaldtwistle Rotary at their recent Monday meeting presented cheques to four local organisations who provide such a great service to people of East Lancashire. These organisations were the Air Ambulance North West, The MS Society, The Accrington and District Blind Society and the Oswaldtwistle Food Bank. These donations were as a result of

A BIG THANK YOU TO THE RESIDENTS OF CHURCH AND OSWALDTWISTLE

The members of Church and Oswaldtwistle Rotary, would like to take the opportunity of thanking all the residents of Church and Oswaldtwistle, for contributing £4,166 from the house to house collections during the month of December when Santa and his sleigh toured the district. In addition to this figure £2,325 was raised by collections at

IMPRESSIVE PRESENTATION BY ROSEMERE CANCER FUNDRAISER

At a recent rotary meeting a cheque for £500 was presented to Dan Hill, Head Fundraiser for the Rosemere Cancer Foundation. The money raised was a joint affair by ‘Ready to Network’ and Church and Oswaldtwistle Rotary, who during the summer organised a Treasure Hunt in and around Whalley. ‘Ready to Network’ are a local

HYNDBURN BONFIRE A ROARING SUCCESS

  The annual Hyndburn bonfire held at the Accrington Cricket club ground and organised by the three local Rotary clubs, Accrington, Church and Oswaldtwistle and Great Harwood and Rishton was a great success, fortunately the weather kept dry during the evening allowing the public to watch the event in good conditions. As in previous years

Rotary Charity Centenary Dinner raises over £400

Thanks to Great Harwood & Rishton Rotary, a Foundation Celebration Dinner was organised to celebrate 100 years of Rotary International’s Charity, called ‘The Rotary Foundation’ (TRF). Attending the Dinner were 60 members, partners and friends from 8 local Rotary Clubs and was held at the Foxfields Hotel, Whalley. The evening was opened by Great Harwood

THE BIG HYNDBURN CHARITY BONFIRE IS ONLY DAYS AWAY

  The annual Hyndburn Bonfire will be held on Saturday 4th November at the Accrington Cricket Club ground. As in previous years, this is organised by three local Rotary clubs , Accrington, Church and Oswaldtwistle and Great Harwood and Rishton. This is a hugely popular event with many hundreds of people from surrounding areas enjoying

MAGNIFICENT ‘DRIVE’ FROM LOCAL GOLF CLUB GOES TO DERIAN HOUSE

A joint programme embracing Whalley golf club, Church and Oswaldtwistle Rotary and Balti Stan restaurant of Clayton-le-Moors resulted in the grand sum of £5,250 being raised which was presented to Stan Bamber, Community Ambassador for Derian House who was accompanied by Sandra Robinson, Community champion. The cheque was presented by the captain of the golf

YET ANOTHER BOWLING TROPHY FOR CHURCH AND OSWALDTWISTLE ROTARY

The Rotary clubs in the South East of Lancashire compete in the annual ‘doubles’ crown green knockout competition which is organised by Church and Oswaldtwistle Rotary. The knockout rounds were held in early August with the semi final and final held recently, played on the same night on the bowling green adjacent to the Globe