Entries by Patricia Greene

Press Release Rotary Tree of Remembrance

ROTARY TREE OF REMEMBRANCE at Foyleside Shopping Centre : 10-24 December 2015 The Rotary Club’s flagship fundraising project ‘Rotary Tree of Remembrance’ will run again, from 10 to 24 December 2015, for the seventh year in succession. The outstanding success of this event in previous years has made it a permanent feature in the Rotary […]

The Regional Final Youth Leadership Development Competition 2015-16

Took place on Wednesday – 18 Nov 2015, hosted by the Rotary Club of Strabane-Lifford. The picture shows the six candidates together with Jenny McCrea, Assistant Governor, Aodh McCay, President RC Strabane-Lifford, and John McCosker, Past President Strabane-Lifford. Our own candidate, Conal Fagan (left) did not get onto this year’s trip to Belfast, Dublin and […]

Information Evening

Would you like to make a Difference in your Community? You can with Rotary. Join us for a special Information Evening on Mon 9th Nov at 6pm in City Hotel Derry ~Londonderry. Ever wondered about the who, what, where, when of Rotary? Would you like to make a difference in your community? Come along to our […]

Visit from the Stroke Association

Paul Montgomery & Laura Hewitt from the Stroke Association visited our club this week and gave a presentation outlining the types of stroke and the symptoms. Stroke is the leading cause of disability in this country and the second biggest killer. The visible signs of someone having a stroke are facial weakness, arm weakness, speech […]

WHO has declared Nigeria polio-free

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Nigeria polio-free. We’ve made history. We have stopped polio in all but two countries. Learn how we can end polio forever: endpolio.org Today we celebrate an exciting milestone on the road to polio eradication. The World Health Organization has declared Nigeria polio-free and removed it from the list of polio-endemic countries. […]

Rotary Welcomes Chamber Of Commerce President

We were delighted that the Speaker at our Club Meeting today was President of Londonderry Chamber of Commerce, Gerry Kindlon. Gerry set out his background, originally from Carnlough, he studied in Galway and how meeting a girl from Rathmullan he ended up in Derry. Gerry has worked in Seagate since they first set up in Derry, […]