Rushden

Club Meeting Date: On the first Monday of the month (except August)

Club Meeting Time: 12 noon

Club Meeting Place: Venezia Pizzeria, 28-30 Church Street Rushden NN10 9YT 


Number of Members: 22

 

 About the Club:

The Club was chartered in 1947. Rushden is set in the county of Northamptonshire, the county of spires and squires with a long tradition of shoemaking and leather industries. The author HE Bates was a Rushden born man.

 

2019 -  2020   Committee

 

President                       Elaine Watts (Supporting Crazy Hats)

Vice President               Jean Callaghan

Secretary                        Gill Allen 

Treasurer                        Kathy Franklin

International Service   Kaye Rawlins     (Supporting Mary's Meals)      

Correspondent             Bettina Curson 

 

Club Events 

 

2nd September            John Nowell, Helipads for Hospitals

7th October                 Chris Bird, Period Poverty for Girls.

4th November             Michael Thompsom, Acupuncture & Homeopothy

2nd December            Christmas Lunch, Its My Life Choir

6th January                  D7 Chairman Suzanne Robinson

3rd February               Business Meeting & Quiz, Lin Herbert 

2nd March                   Kaye Rawlins, Holly Land Talk

6th April                       AGM.

11th May                     Crazy Hats

2nd June                      Charter. Singig with Alzheimer's

6th July                        Changeover. 

 

 

 

 

Bournemouth Conference  2015

The Blonde Bombshells !!

 

 

The Pumpkin Man 

Russell Attwood aka "The Pumpkin Man"  An International Service    fun night for the  charity Lifestraw . www.lifestraw.org.uk 

 

 

Handover at Rushen Transport Museum July 2014

 

 

 

 

Overseas Charity supported 2013-14

The Tilinanu Orphanage,  Malawi founded by Alice Fulford in 2009. For more information click here

 

 

Following our Overseas Event we were able to present  Nina with a cheque for the Tilinanu Orphanage.

 

 

 

President Mary Bolland presenting a cheque to Nina Pulford for the Tilinanu Orphanage Malawi.

 

President Mary ,Nina Pulford and DOSC Jean

 

2011-12 Inter Club Games Winners

 

This year we were proud to receive the Winners Trophy from District Chairman Margaret. Lin Herbert (pictured)  has organised the events for our club for the last three years and we  have had some very enjoyable evenings  meeting up with other Clubs from the district.

2012 Inner Wheel Distict 7 Rushden.