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Banish the holiday blues at our Call My Bluff Wine Tasting

Summer holidays seem a long way away? Our next event could be just the antidote to put a summer smile on your lips. We’re holding a Call My Bluff Wine Tasting on September 21 at the Parkside Tavern, Merrion Street in aid of Leeds Mind. With a choice of six wines including red, white, rose…
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Leeds Mind charity of the year

MENTAL health and the stigma attached to it cause 1000s of lost workdays each year in Leeds impacting on people and their companies. To help tackle the causes and support those affected the Rotary Club of Leeds, White Rose has nominated Leeds Mind as it charity for the next 12 months. Ed Sanders, who founded…
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Bloomin’ Yorkshire rose talks about organ donation

FIESTY doesn’t really describe Janice Robinson. Her life has been one battle against the risk of kidney organ failure, but she hasn’t let it stop her living life to the full. She joins us on Wednesday July 19, at the Park Plaza, City Square to talk about Bloomin’ Yorkshire and it’s campaigning to raise awareness…
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Lisa Dakin talks The Fall Ball!

Come join us for breakfast and meet Lindsey; Wednesday 28th June, Breakfast at 7:15am at Park Plaza, Leeds, LS1! Lisa Dakin – “After our previous success and a 5 year break we are back. The Fall Ball 2017 is in aid of Give A Duck and Candlelighters! Two amazing childrens’ cancer charities that we feel very…
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A week of films celebrating Leeds, Yorkshire and The North!

We have planned a fantastic film night in Leeds to celebrate Leeds, Yorkshire and The North. We’ve picked films that are entertaining and fantastic to watch but all have an underlying issue that is present still in today’s Society. We have invited a special guest speaker along each night to give a talk before each film…
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Treasure Hunt of Leeds… Find out all about the City on your doorstep

On Sunday 25 June 2017… The Rotary Club of Leeds White Rose are having a day of fun, socialising, competition and of course, educational (learning all about Leeds). Oh and don’t forget, there’ll be plenty of time for pub stops around the City! Everyone is welcome to join us and your team can be as…
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International flavour to Charter Dinner

THERE was an international flavor to the charter dinner celebrations of the Rotary Club of Leeds White Rose when they welcomed home roving Yorkshireman, Stephen King. Stephen left the UK 15 years ago to move to Japan where he started a successful translation service majoring in Asian languages. Having joined his own local Rotary Club…
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ART centre stage at Charter Dinner

ART is centre stage at our Charter dinner which aims to raise funds for local good causes while ensuring our members and their friends have a great night. Still one of the youngest Rotary Clubs in the UK and in District 1040, Yorkshire, we’re celebrating our 15th anniversary and making it a party with a…
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