New Members Join C & O Rotary

We welcome two new members!   Church and Oswaldtwistle Rotary are pleased to announce that at a recent meeting of members, the induction took place of 2 new members, these being husband and wife Robert and Cathy Baker. Robert, was a long standing active member of Blackburn Rotaract club, which he joined in 1995, holding


    DEVELOPMENTS AT LOCAL RAILWAY STATION Church and Oswaldtwistle Rotary are pleased to report that during the last 3 months, work has been going on both inside and outside of the local railway station. Thanks to both Carillion and Network Rail, two major projects are underway at the station, both the old barrel passenger

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

Youth Speaks 2018 – Rhyddings Team in action!

  These are a few photos of the team from Rhyddings School who participated in the Rotary District 1190 Youth Speaks Final, held at Windermere School on 3rd Feb 2018. As you may be aware, they performed fantastically, coming 3rd out of a very strong, competitive list of finalists from other schools across the region.

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 Litter-Pick, Saturday 3rd March from 10.00am

Poster-for-Grand-Litter-pick-2018 (A) Please find attached the basic details of a planned Litter-pick, organised together with Great Harwood Rotary. The area chosen is of mutual benefit to both our clubs and the community at large; GH&R territory but also at least one important mile of our Charity Walk! We will commence at 10.00 am and finish


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

Ian sells Corporate Membership

Ian McTurk made a presentation yesterday, January 10th 2018, to the Ready 2 Network group. Subject: Opportunity to work in the community. Ian went through the numerous community activities that a modern Rotary club get involved in covering a number of Youth Projects, Santa’s Sleigh and Walk 4 your Charity.  He pointed out that to