Leicester

Club Meeting Date: On the third Monday of the month (except July)

Club Meeting Time: 12:15pm

Club Meeting Place: Devonshire Place, London Road, Leicester

Number of Members: 23

About the Club:

The Club was chartered in 1947.

Leicester is at the heart of England and dates back to the Romans, Saxons, Danes, medieval times and beyond. The River Soar flows through the centre of this city.

 

Officers 2017 - 2018

 

President -Mary Fulford

Vice President -Wendy Dziewanowska

Past President -Wendy Dziewanowska

Secretary - Rachel Kellet

Treasurer - Phyllis Bestwick

Overseas officer - Agnes Munroe

Correspondant - Christine Parker

Committee members - Diane Taylor, Diana Niblett, Sue Lamont

 

 President's charity: 

Macmillan Cancer Care

 

 June 2017

Presidential handover meeting.         

 

August 2017

 The first meeting of the IW year is a garden meeting (weather permitting) hosted by our new president.

 

September 2017

We will be celebrating our 70th charter on Sunday 17th September at Barnsdale Hall Hotel, Oakham.

The speaker will be Chris Tarratt:    "....a cargo of diamonds, emeralds, amethysts, topazes" 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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                                                                   August 2016

 The first meeting of the new year is always an afternoon garden meeting (weather permitting) where we enjoy tea, scones with jam and cream and a variety of cakes. This year we spent a lovely sunny afternoon at a members house. 

 

 October 2016

 69th Charter Celebration on Monday 16thOctober 2016 at Devonshire Place.

Speaker - Alan Gray "You cannot be serious..........." Tales of a Wimbledon Umpire from 1988 to 2012. 

 

December 2016 

 

A Christmas lunch was enjoyed by 35 members and their guest's at Devonshire Place Leicester. After lunch the speaker entertained us with stories of Christmas customs during Victorian times.           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                         

 

 

2012 Inner Wheel Distict 7 Leicester.