Back in May 2013, The Rotary Club of Londonderry, in association with INCORE, the International Peace and Reconciliation school of Ulster Univerity, hosted an International Peace Conference, attended by then RI President Sukuji Tanaka. Surplus funds from the conference were made available to INCORE to award Rotary Scholarships to deserving students studying International Peace and […]
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Entries by Patricia Greene
At our Club Meeting on Monday, 4 July, Past President Peter O’Connor handed over his chain of office to incoming President Sabine Le Brizoual, who is the Club’s second female president. Best wishes to her from all members for a successful and enjoyable year.
At my last meeting as Club President, I was honoured to present Certificates awarded for more than 25 years of service to quite a few of our Members. Congratulations to Robbie Dunn, Andrew McCartney, Vincent Grant, Graham Hunter, Bernard O’Kane, John MacCrossan, Scott Buchanan & James Buchanan. Missing from photograph were John Doherty, Frank Lawrance, […]
Last Monday we were joined by Chairman Peter McLean from Bloodbikes Northwest. Peter gave Members an outline of the vital service their volunteers carry out, providing out of hours transport of blood and other medical packages, between hospitals. Great job guys!
We welcomed Marie Lindsay, Principal of St. Mary’s College to our meeting. We congratulated her on her being awarded Principal of the year 2016 at the recent Blackboard awards. Marie outlined her career as a science teacher at St. Peter’s College before joining St. Mary’s where she has been for over 30 years. After a […]
INCORE Announcement – 27 April 2016 The Rotary Club of Londonderry Peace Scholarship at Ulster University’s International Conflict Research Institute (INCORE) is now open for applications. Deadline for applications is 31 May 2016, midnight. 2015/16 was the first year of this scholarship which is supported by the Rotary Club of Londonderry as a legacy to the […]
At our meeting on Monday, we welcomed Lilian Seenoi, a refugee from Kenya, Projects Director of the North-West Migrants Forum. In 2014, Lilian was recognised as Woman of the Year for her work setting up the only migrant forum in Derry/Londonderry, from her kitchen table. Lilian sought asylum in the UK after her work rescuing […]
St Columb’s Cathedral looking splendid this morning after the Rotary Tree of Remembrance dedication service. For anyone who couldn’t make it this morning, the ribbons will also be dedicated at the 7:30pm vigil Mass at St Eugene’s Cathedral, next Sat 16 January
For further information on The Rotary Club of Londonderry Peace Scholarship at Ulster University’s International Conflict Research Institute (INCORE) please visit http://www.incore.ulst.ac.uk/courses/MSC/Scholarships/Rotary