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Folkestone Rotary Half Marathon

For 2015, the Club is pleased to be working in aid of the Kent Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre for its main fund-raising event, the annual Half Marathon, organised by Rotarian Ray Johnson. Click on the link on the left to see the latest news, including details of previous races, which have supported Folkestone & District Mind, KAB, Demelza House, Macmillan Cancer Support,Step Short and the Gurkha Memorial Fund in recent years.

Welcome

Welcome to the website of the Rotary Club of Folkestone.

Thank you for your outstanding generosity!
Following the various collections around the streets of the town in the evenings in the run-up to Christmas and those at supermarkets, the Club has raised over 8,200 for those in need in the town. Thank you all!












Meet the new President!
At the end of June, outgoing President Terry Cooke-Davies passed over the reins to new President Don Bullock at the Handover meeting held at Folkestone Rugby Club. Before officially stepping down, Terry had the honour of presenting a number of awards, including Paul Harris Fellowships to members Peter Woodward Bailey, Roger Joyce and Andrew Beggs, pictured from left to right below:
He also awarded a PHF Sapphire Pin to Past President John Barber and to David Jarvis, Inaugural President of Folkestone Channel Rotary Club, for their exceptional "service above self":




The links on the left show just some of the charitable activities of the club - but there is also a strong "fellowship" element too! For the new year (the Rotary year runs from July to June), our evening meetings will be guest days when prospective members and their partners can come along to see what we do. Information about the Rotary International movement is available from the About Rotary link above and if you are interested in finding out more please contact the Club via this e-mail link: webmaster@folkestonerotary.org.

News


New website coming soon!
In early July 2015, we will be introducing a new version of this website which will eventually have many new features for members and non-members alike. If you still see this page and this message after mid-July 2015, please refresh your browser to see the new version.