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How to travel around the world and get paid for it

Circumnavigating the world the most expensive way imaginable – on board a £60 million super yacht. Visiting the most exotic locations on the planet. From celebrating New Year’s Eve sipping champagne moored next to Sydney Harbour Bridge to swimming with turtles in the Galapagos. As well as dodging a few pirates along the way. A…
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How I rebuilt my body

Join us for breakfast tomorrow; 7:15am at the Park Plaza, Leeds and hear from Kevin Pratt FAFS BSc Movement Specialist – Educated Movement to Enhance Performance and Reduce Pain Bio: As The Movement Doctor I am one of the few people in the North of England to have studied at the internationally renowned Gray Institute. Personally this…
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There is such a thing as a free lunch – find out more

  THE saying goes: ‘There’s no such thing as a free lunch’, but The Rotary Club of Leeds White Rose are proving there is. One of the youngest and newest clubs in the international Rotary family the team, which meets for breakfast each Wednesday morning at the Park Plaza Hotel, has hit on a novel…
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Paul Harris accolade for our newest member

DIFFERENT is just one word to describe colourful Leeds business man, Craig Burton and now he has been recognised by one of the world’s leading charitable organisations for making a difference. Craig, who runs central Leeds based The Works has been awarded the Paul Harris Fellowship by Rotary International in recognition for his charitable work,…
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50 Years, Leeds Carnival: Susan Pitter

The Rotary Club of Leeds White Rose looks forward to next weeks speaker talking to us about the oldest West Indian Festival in the UK. 7:15am at the Park Plaza, City Square, Leeds, guests are welcome. Every year, months of preparation and a frenzy of costume dreams culminate in the official Leeds West Indian Carnival events.…
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“To Walk Invisible” – Fascinating insight into the Bronte Family

Following the popularity of the BBC drama “To Walk Invisible” written by Sally Wainwright about the Bronte family, now is your chance to find out even more about these remarkable siblings. Join us for breakfast on 15th February at the Park Plaza, First Floor, City Square, Leeds at 7.15am when Jan Lee, a fellow Rotarian…
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There is such a thing as free lunch

THE saying goes: ‘There’s no such thing as a free lunch’, but The Rotary Club of Leeds White Rose are proving there is. One of the youngest and newest clubs in the international Rotary family the team, which meets for breakfast each Wednesday morning at the Park Plaza Hotel, has hit on a novel way…
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Bacon butties, AIM, Asda and Rotary

Asda are famous for engaging with their local community and making a difference. That’s what Rotary do too – and our recent visit to an Asda Distribution Centre managed to inspire some youngsters from AIM, to think about what their future might look like. AIM Education is a not-for-profit organisation, set up to help overcome…
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