Category: fund raising

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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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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Whisky galore for a good cause!

DRINKING whisky or whiskey on a school night and focussing long enough to bid for lots in an auction are not normally compatible but they proved a winning formula. Vice and Virtue, New Briggate, was the venue for our inaugural Whisky Tasting lead by head dramsman, Uell Kennedy, who guided us, until we fell off…
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Mongolia at last

WELL they finally made it home. After a trip from Goodwood race track through Western Europe and through Russia the team has reached Mongolia safe but not always sound. David and his intrepid team arrived at the finishing point of the Mongolia Rally on August 6 to theirs and our relief. They had a few…
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