After the terrible year that has been 2020, members of the Rotary Club of Bolsover were relieved and delighted to be able to host Santa for his pre Christmas trip to our area. Members of the public were also pleased to see a spark of normality appear.
On Saturday 24th October, World Polio Day, members of the Rotary Club of Bolsover with councillors from Staveley Town Council planted 4,000 crocus bulbs on Inkersall Green.
Saturday 24th October 2020 is World Polio Day when Rotary International, the World Health Organisation and rotarians around the world can celebrate the strides made in the eradication of polio since the inotiative began in the 1980’s. Bolsover Rotary Club will be planting 4,000 purple crocuses on Inkersall Green to mark the occasion.
Bolsover Rotary Club says a big thank you to everyone who donated to Help Fill Santa’s Sack at our collection in Bolsover Market place this Saturday morning.
Santa’s sack is empty – during the COVID-19 emergency the Rotary Club has given away lots of money to local foodbanks. In order to enable our annual present-giving to happen at Christmas in Bolsover Market Place, Santa needs to refill the coffers. We will be collecting in Bolsover Market Place on Saturday 10 October 2020,…Continue reading Please help Santa
On 24th August 2020, the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Africa region, has officially been certified free from wild poliovirus, signifying a major milestone in the battle to eradicate the disease worldwide.
At its meeting on 29 July the Club heard from Chris Gardner from the charity Tools With a Mission which collects old tools, refurbishes them and sends them to Africa.
Members of the Club and their guests enjoyed a Socially Distanced Walk through Bolsover yesterday finishing at the Old Bolsover Yard to celebrate coming out of lockdown.
Past President of the Rotary Club of Bolsover, Rotarian Geoff Davis, who is also a local Councillor, was determined to do his bit to kick-start the local economy.
The Rotary Club of Bolsover met (outside and socially distanced of course) at the Hornscroft Park in Bolsover on 1st July to handover the Club to new President Geoff Woodhead, and his team.