Month: July 2016

Somewhere in Europe part два?

So far we have travelled across nine counties, four time zones and around 3,300 miles and we are not even half way there yet. It actually feels like a gastronomic tour of European motorway service stations. Favourite services so far are probably Lithuania followed by Poland. We are thinking of creating a scrap book of…
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Somewhere in Europe – part une

THE role of a Rotary President is to be an ambassador for the club and host weekly meetings. David Price certainly does the former but at the moment it means he cannot do the latter. After swimming the English Channel as part of a relay team in June he set off last weekend on the…
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Rotary Youth Leadership Award [RYLA] 2016

Rotary Youth Leadership Award [RYLA] 2016 One of our members, Simon Rebecchi, has volunteered as a RYLA Student Mentor on week 1 of district 1040’s RYLA course, ran at Hebdon Hey Scout Centre in the beautiful Hardcastle Crags Valley, near Hebdon Bridge. The aims of RYLA District 1040 have chosen to aim the RYLA course…
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13 hours and 31 minutes!

When asked on his ideas of a fun day out, very few people expected David Price of Leeds White Rose Rotary club to say ‘swimming the channel, of course’. The team of six set out across the channel at precisely 3:57am. On what was a rather choppy and rough day, despite the Channel Swimming Association…
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