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Meriden Rotary club is located in the Heart of England between the cities of Birmingham and Coventry.


We meet every Tuesday (except following a Bank Holiday) at 7:15pm for 7:30pm at The Manor Hotel, Meriden CV7 7NH
Tel: 01676-522735


See the Who’s Who page for more information and the Club Diary for dates of our meetings and events.


If you wish to contact us, please use the Enquiry form by clicking here.

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Charity for this Rotary year

Marie Curie Hospice

Breast Cancer Screening

Muscular Dystrophy


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Important notice to all members

Please note that apologies must be made by Monday. If you do not apologise, you will be required to pay for the missed meal.

Apologies please to Phil Pardoe AND Jane Maugham either via email or by phone. This ensures that the correct number can be passed to the Manor Hotel.


Midland Community Draw 2019

Leads for potential participants in the Midland Community Draw (MCD) are urgently required. Could everyone give David Burton at least one possible organisation that might be interested? For more information, click here to see the flyer.

Geoff Arthur has proposed that the proceeds from the Midlands Community Draw raffle tickets be donated to Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund.

You should have your tickets from David Burton now. If not, contact David and collect them at the next meeting.


Fellowship Club Visit - 21 May 2019

Julia is organising a club visit to Wylde Green Rotary Club.

Venue: Pype Hayes Golf Club, EachelhurstRoad, Walmley, Sutton Coldfield B76 1EP

Contact telephone for the Golf Club: 0121 351 1014

Time: 7 for 7.15pm

Cost: £10 for 2 courses

Dress: Smart Casual

Theme of the evening: Quizzes and games

Partners, friends & family are welcome.


Rotary Golf Day - Monday 3 June 2019

Monday 3 June is the annual Golf day in aid of Woodland School. As we are not meeting on 4th June, you are invited to attend a meal at Maxstoke Golf Club after the golf is over.

Venue: Maxstoke Golf Club

Meal Cost: £15.00

Menu: Beef Steak Pie, Chips and Peas followed by Fruit or Ice Cream

Time: 7pm (Arrive 6.30pm to be sure)

Raffle prizes are required and are to be given to Dennis Walker urgently please. As we are not meeting at the Manor until 11 June, please bring them to Dennis’ home.


40th Charter & President’s Evening - 11 June 2019

President’s Evening and Meriden Rotary Club 40th Charter Celebration will be held on Tuesday 11 June at The Manor Hotel.

It will be a very special evening celebrating 40 years since the club was chartered with a popular entertainment guest, Don Maclean.

Spread the word and bring as many family and friends as you can.

This is a ticket only event at £30 available from Jane now and will require you to purchase as soon as possible before 24th May. Cheques payable to “The Rotary Club of Meriden”.


Megaride 2019 - Sunday 23 June

Help will be required to place posters for advertising around local areas. If you can assist let Gert/Neville know where you can put the posters. Help will also be required on the day. Gert will give more details closer to the time. More info on the Megaride page (See menu bar at the top).


District Handover Evening - 29 June 2019

District Handover, Saturday 29th June 2019 at Hamilton Suite, Drayton Manor Park, Fazeley, Mile Oak, Tamworth B78 3TW, 6.30pm for 7pm
Dress Code: Gentlemen - lounge suits.
Cost £25 per person - reception drink and three course meal.
Bookings need to be made by 21st June.


New Meriden Rotary Club Calendar 2019-2020

As discussed at the last business meeting David Burton is asking every member to supply him with suggestions for speakers in the coming Rotary year. Please have your suggestions ready to give to David. If you can’t find a speaker, can you think of a topic to talk on yourself?


Visit To Winchester - 18 – 20 October 2019

Warren is organising a weekend away to Winchester. It will be a fun weekend with lots of fellowship. Rooms need to be booked and deposits paid, so if you wish to join President Geoff Arthur in October, contact Warren as soon as you can for costings. Full details available from Warren in due course.


Tregenna Visit In November

Mike Holdsworth is organising a few days away in Tregenna, staying at Tregenna Castle. This is at a very reduced cost for our visit. There will also be fellowship with St Ive’s Rotary Club.

Mike needs to know how many are interested in the visit so that he can book the rooms asap. Dates and cost available from Mike Holdsworth.


Rotary Radio UK

Rotary has a Radio station which can be used for advertising events etc. See the District Announcements below for more info.


Event reports


None at the moment.

Welcome to the website of the Rotary Club of Meriden. Below you will find the latest news and announcements for our club. The Diary page has our schedule of meetings and events. If you wish to contact us, use the “Enquiry” form by clicking on the link at the bottom of each page.

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