The pictures below highlight some of the recent activity from Consett Rotary. The first pictutre shows Rotarians at their big fundraiser at the Pavillion Restaurant. The second shows Consett President Brian Stobbs with District 1030 Governor Steve Rose unveiling the plaque at the Haystax Project, and the third photo shows Rotarians planting Purple for Polio crocus bulbs to spell 'ROTARY' in Consett.
The picture on the right shows a group of children from Our Lady & St Joseph's Primary School after their trip to Beamish Museum courtesy of Kids Out
Rotarian Norman Sellar with a cheque for £500 from Project Genesis for Kids Out
Rtn Bill McMaster recently handed over the reins of Treasurer after many years. Bill is seen here at a celebratory evening.
The photos to the right and below are the result of the final planting of 100 trees as part of the Haystax Project. A short onsite celebration followed.
The Pictures above, below, and to the side are from the Lockdown Lines event on May 7th. The Emerald Thieves provided the entertainment, the kitchen was fully operational, and the charities received donations from the sale of the Lockdown Lines books. Poetry by Lorraine Weightman and animations by Fr John Halsall.
Pictured above is the Shelter box used for emergenies and fully paid for from our Rotary funds. Typical use is in the event of earthhquakes or famine and floods.
Consett Rotary are delighted to help the local Haystax project by planting trees. See more details on the Haystax project on Facebook - @HaystaxInclusiveFarmandLodges
Consett Rotary work and help all members of the community
Having a fun day at the Charity Cricket Day
Members from Consett Rotary presenting a cheque for equipment to Willow Burn Hospice
Thank you letters from schools invited to the pantomime by Consett Rotary
Si King, the Hairy Biker, giving a talk at one of our meetings.