Welcome to Downham Market Rotary
STOP PRESS: Our charity paper skip has been moved from the Hollies car park (to free up parking space) and can now be found at the 'new' car park at the back of the splendid new Heritage Centre (the old Fire Station) in Priory Road. Please continue depositing your old newspapers and magazines. We have raised over £20,000 from the paper skip for local good causes over the years. Thank you! See our Latest News page.
We are a charity focused on both local and international needs. We are part of Rotary International which has 1.2million members worldwide belonging to34,000 Clubs in 170 countries
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Our club is made up of
people of many backgrounds. We have 33 members of varying ages. As well as working to help the local,
national and international communities we have a very active social
life - something we consider vitally important.
encourage members to take part in our charity work but there is no
pressure to do so and everyone is free to give as much or little of their time as
they feel able. Members attend as many meetings as
possible but there is a great deal of flexibility. Personal
circumstances always come first. Perhaps your
work precludes regular attendance at our meetings - why not consider
meet on Mondays at 7.30pm at the Castle Hotel in Downham Market where
we enjoy a meal together which is followed by club business discussion and a speaker - either a member or a guest. Our speakers are varied, we've
had fantastic talks by Red Arrows pilots, major charities, a doll's house builder, F1 insiders,
historians, a chef, sportsmen and women - you name the subject - we, and no doubt you, would be
Oh, and to shatter a long held myth; yes we do welcome lady members!
Look, spare two minutes to watch this video - it sums up what we are about. Just click on the picture........
If you decide that you would like to know more we would be
delighted to invite you along to a few meetings and you can decide for
yourself if Rotary appeals to you. Alternatively, have a look at the
Membership & eFriends page and the piece about Associate Membership. Although regular meetings may
not be your thing, you may be looking for a flexible way to give
something back to the community.....
Rotary is a secular, non-political, organisation open to all, male and female, young and older.
We meet on Mondays at 7.30pm at The Castle Hotel in Downham Market and invite you to come as a guest to find out what we're about. If you are reading this and not in Downham Market just click on our email address and in your message tell us where you are and we'll give you information on your nearest Rotary Club and whom to contact. Click here: send email
Click on the Rotary International logo below for more information about Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland.
It includes many good reasons for joining Rotary.
on the following image to find out more about our local Rotary District 1080
which covers Norfolk, Suffolk and parts of Cambridgeshire....