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Grand Charity Quiz
Sixteen teams eagerly gathered at St....


Young Writer Presentation
The results of the Seaford Rotary Young Writer competition open to pupils from primary schools in the Seaford area was announced in a presentation ceremony held on 20th March at Seaford Head School....


Young Musician of the Year 2017
There was a packed audience at Cross Way Church for the sixth annual competition to find the Seaford Young Musician of the Year organised by Seaford Rotary Club....


Young Photographer presentation
The winners of Seaford Rotary Club’s third competition for Young Photographers, supported by Fotobox, have announced....


Glyndebourne Visit
Three tenors, Bert Cutts, Gerry Peachey and myself, were invited to the famous Glyndebourne Opera House, near Lewes and granted a backstage tour (in exchange for £13....


Ray Hazan retires President of Blind Veterans UK charity
Past President Ray Hazan retired on 7th February from being President of Blind Veterans UK (BVUK), a position that he had held for 13 years....


John Owen aids Polio project in India
The whole experience was inspiring, humbling, motivational and eye opening....


Young Artist's Competition Prize Presentations
Seaford Rotary Club’s second competition to find the Seaford Young Artists of the Year has now been completed and prizes presented....


Chestnut Tree House Donation
On 18th January 2017, Abigail Harley, community Fundraiser for Chestnut Tree, visited to Club for lunch and to talk to the Club about the work the charity does in the local community....


Christmas Collections
Seaford Rotary Club wish to thank the people of Seaford for the successful Rotary Christmas collections around the streets of Seaford during seventeen December evenings and static in Broad Street on four Saturday mornings, with Father Christmas in his Sleigh of Goodwill....


Christmas Dinner
A member of Seaford Rotary Club became aware that two ladies who had no local relatives would otherwise be spending Christmas Day on their own....


Senior Citizens' Christmas Party
THIRTY-SIX senior citizens were treated to the annual Christmas party on 25th November held at St James Trust, Blatchington Road....


New Bell Muffles
Earlier this year a request was received from the bell ringers for financial assistance for provision of new muffles for the eight bells at St Leonard’s church....


Ray Hazan on Radio 107 Meridian FM
Get your diaries out, please!...


Rotary Club Competitions: Round 1
OCTOBER saw the commencement of the annual Rotary District annual competitions....


Kingston Walk
The morning of Tuesday 18th October dawned dismally grey and wet but nevertheless as the clouds cleared, to show what a hardy lot we are, 18 members and wives with 3 dogs (Bruno, Teddy and Mollie) and two guests from Heathfield and Waldron Rotary Club turned up at the car park adjacent to The Juggs Arms public house at Kingston to embark upon our latest safari exploring the countryside around Kingston and Lewes....


Sunday Roast
ON Sunday 23rd October, 55 Rotarians, their wives and partners, Harris fellowship recipients and guests enjoyed a Rotary Sunday Lunch Special....


President interviewed on Seahaven FM
MANY people have told me I have a face ideal for the wireless....


Life Before Rotary: Derek Reynolds
MY most vivid memory as a young boy growing up in North Belfast in the early 50's was when my father had invited an important visitor to our house for dinner....


Youth Services programme
Chair of Seaford Rotary Club's Youth Services committee Jim Anderson has confirmed the Club will again be organising various competitions for our young people over the next few months....


Grand Charity Draw presentation
THE winner of the first prize of £500 in Seaford Rotary Club’s Grand Charity Raffle is Michael Osborne who is the identical twin brother of Rotarian Tony Osborne....


September Boot, Craft and Produce Fair
THERE are strange forces at work that appear to be troubling the Rotary Boot, Craft & Produce fairs this year....


Firle walk
ON a hot sunny Tuesday morning in August 12 members and wives together with 2 dogs (Bruno and Teddy) assembled in the car park at the rear of The Ram public house at Firle to commence our latest walk exploring the countryside around Firle....


5th Seahaven Para Games
On Sunday 7th August the fifth annual Seahaven Para Games took place at the Downs Leisure Centre, Seaford hosted by Wave Leisure Trust (Wave)....


August Boot, Craft and Produce Fair
The weather for the Rotary Boot, Craft & Produce Fairs in 2016 continues to be changeable....


Car Parking for South Coast Triathlon and Half-Marathon
THE weekend of 9th/10th July saw competitors for the South Coast Triathlon and Half-Marathon descend upon Seaford, and once again Seaford Rotary Club organised the car parking in the Martello Fields....


July Boot, Craft and Produce Fair
PREPARATIONS for the Fair were made on the Friday before when the pitch areas were marked with white lines....


Vintage Tea Party
OVER 100 guests enjoyed a quintessential English Vintage Charity Tea Party held at Bates Green Farm Arlington on 3rd July hosted by Past President Mike Logan....


Paul Harris Fellowship award
Before his last act as President there was one task that Peter Fenwick had much pleasure in performing - the presentation of a Paul Harris Fellowship award....


President's Night and Handover 2016
ANNUALLY Rotary Clubs change their Club President on the first of each July....


Plumpton walk
OUR summer walk on 28th June was greeted by warm, sunny weather....


Waves Family Support
SEAFORD Rotary Club President Peter Fenwick visited the Waves Seaford drop in centre in Church Street, Seaford on 8th June 2016 and presented the President’s donation of £1,000 to the charity’s Secretary Cathy Finch....


Young artists presentations
FOLLOWING the successful competitions for Young Musicians, Young Photographers, and Young Writers the last competition in this Rotary year for Young Artists has now been completed....


Life Before Rotary: Keith Ross
I come from a railway family, my father, his brother and in the 1940’s two sisters as well his father before him worked for British Railways in the carriage works at Lancing....


Safety in Action 2016
DURING the half term week, Monday 23rd to Friday 27th May, the annual Safety in Action programme for Primary Schools in the Lewes District Council area was held at Newhaven Fort in which 804 children in year 6 from 24 schools took part....


Life Before Rotary: Arif Essaji
I came to England in 1975, first initially as a student, later as a young dental graduate and ‘struggling’ to make a home and bring up a young family....


Rotary Mayor
In 2014, I was given the Don Mabey award for my work on a number of local community groups in Seaford, namely Seaford Senior Forum, Seaford Fair Trade, and Seaford Chamber of Commerce....


Boot, Craft and Produce Fair
The first of the 2016 season of Seaford Rotary Clubs’ Boot, Craft & Produce Fairs took place at Martello Fields on Sunday 22nd May....


Seaford Community Garden
SEAFORD Rotary Club received a request in March from Seaford Community Garden for financial help to replace their polytunnel which ‘had now served its time’....


Life Before Rotary: Bob Garman
I was brought up in Yorkshire and attended Harrogate Grammar School prior to studying Mechanical Engineering at Leeds University....


Life Before Rotary: Jeremy Wheeler
It’s all very well expecting new members to go on about “Life Before Rotary” but it becomes none too easy when one’s 72 and first joined up 38 years previously – I have the greatest difficulty remembering what happened last week let alone before 1978!...


Seaford Community Cinema matinee performance 'Lady in a Van'
Seaford Community Cinema is located in the Barn Theatre on Saxon Lane, Seaford, and is a volunteer run, not-for-profit organisation that relies on a team of volunteers and on-going support to bring the best of world, art house, contemporary and selected recent film releases to Seaford....


Ray Hazan awarded 2016 Soldiering On Trustees Award
Ray Hazan, OBE, Past President of Seaford Rotary Club was awarded the 2016 Soldiering On Trustees Award, at the awards ceremony held at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel, London on 22nd April....


Bluebell Walk
On Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th April, Seaford Rotary Club ran and provided the refreshments at the Bluebell Walk at Bates Green Farm, Tye Hill Road, Arlington, Polegate....


Grand Charity Quiz
Seaford Rotary Club held its annual Grand Charity Quiz night on Friday 1st April, and once again a competitive, friendly and amusing evening was enjoyed by all....


Events

  • Wed 29 Mar 2017
  • Business Meeting
  • Wed 05 Apr 2017
  • Fellowship
  • Wed 12 Apr 2017
  • Clive Livingstone: Life before Rotary
  • Sun 16 Apr 2017
  • Boot, Craft and Produce Fair

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