Ashby de la Zouch

Club Meeting Date: On the second Thursday of the month (except December)

Club Meeting Time: 6.45 for 7pm

Club Meeting Place:  La Zouch Cellars. 2 Kilwardby St, Ashby-de-la-Zouch LE65 2FQ

Number of Members: 17(active)

Officers: 2018/2019

President: Janet Barwood

Vice President: Jo Smith

Junior Vice : Patricia Clews

Immediate Past President: Shân Dyer

Secretary: Shân Dyer

Tresurer: Viv Burbank

International: Service Organiser: Val Bateman

Club Correspondent: Patricia Clews

About the club:

The Inner Wheel Club of Ashby de la Zouch was formed in 1967, originally for the friendship and mutual support of the wives of Rotarians. Inner Wheel soon grew to incorporate service in the wider community and is now the largest women's service organisation in the country.The Ashby club is proud to be a part of this. Membership categories have also expanded in recent times, first to include the wider families of Rotarians and now to any woman who espouses the ideals for which Inner Wheel stands. Our own club has been happy to welcome two women to our number who have no Rotary connection.
We meet once a month for a lovely meal at La Zouch Cellars restaurant, followed by our meeting and socialising, often entertained by a speaker.
In addition we have about eight social, fundraising and service (often combined!) events each year. Responsibility for organising these is shared by everyone through each member being on one of four committees taking two events each. This way, we hope all members will feel to be an integral part of their club.

If you are inspired to visit us at one of our meetings to see if you like what you find there, please ring  Patricia on 01530 415041,
 
Ashby-de-la-Zouch has a fictional connection with Sir Walter Scott’s Ivanhoe.  Before writing the book he visited Ashby and set the Tournament on the outskirts of the town in what is now known as Tournament Field

 

 

Inter Club games 28th February 2019

A very enjoable afternoon at the Oddhouse Snarestone for the inter club games 

Lutterworth V Ashby de la Zouch.

Lutterorth were the winner by a country mile. Well done ladies

 

 

   

 

    

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Winning Team 

Inner Wheel Club of Lutterworth

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

President Janet and Club members, welcomed new member Sue at our meeting in February 2019

 

 

 

 

Frugle Meal February 2019

Frugle Meal at Member Ann's house raised a great amount for President Janet's Charity, The Rainbows Hospics. We went on after the meal to fill 61 handbags for Refuge Relief. Also in the spirit of Inner Wheel we enjoyed fun and friendship.

 

 

 

 

 

Inner Wheel Day 

January 10th 2019

We celebrated Inner Wheel Day in conjuction with Period Povety  by donating sanitary products to the Ashby Food Bank.

Member Melenie (in the white coat) with the foodbank duty manger

 

 

 

 

 

2017/18

 
Bournmouth Conference 2018 
some of the members having dinner 

 
 

 

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Jims Tractor Run and Family Fun Day. 30th July 2017. Tombola Stall.

We were raising money for Steps and Home Start.

 

 

Jim Holt Aka "Tractor Jim " also the Mayor of Ashby

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Past President Maggie Davies passes the President Chain to President Shân Dyer at our July meeting.

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13th July 2017, We are pleased to welcome Fran Williams our new member

 

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Netherseal Family Fun Day, 1oth June 2017

Members selling Ice Creams for Rotary Club Ashby de la Zouch Castle

     

 

                         

Angela's 15th year at selling Ice Creams at this event.

 

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Members relaxing at conference, Nottingham 2017

 

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Inner Wheel day collection of food and goods donated to the Ashby Food Bank. 2017

Vice President Shan Dyer 

 

 

2012 Inner Wheel Distict 7 Ashby de la Zouch.