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  • Easter Egg hunt
    Why not hop down to the annual GOOD FRIDAY EASTER EGG HUNT at Hangleton Manor with City Mayor Jo Marsh paying a visit to judge the ‘eggcellently’ decorated Easter Bonnets. VOLUNTEERS are still needed to help on the day… and if you have any unwanted gifts lying around for the TOMBOLA – then Caroline ...
  • Motorcycle Run
    Things are revving up nicely for the annual Classic and modern motorcycle run leaving from Blatchington Mill School on Sunday 22 April. If you would like to get involved get in touch with contact John King 07702 596248 – king.john17@sky.com...
  • Fundraising for teachers
    Cheese and Wine Fundraising for teacher salaries in Zanzibar...
  • Theatre Royal young writers
    Theatre Royal Brighton Young Writers is an exciting partnership project between New Writing South and Theatre Royal Brighton for young writers aged 16 – 25 who are passionate about writing and Theatre, which the Brighton and Hove Soiree Rotary Club has sponsored. Now in its fifth year, the ...
  • Young musician competition
    A couple of firsts with the amazing Young Writers and Young Musicians Competitions. Berniya Hamie from Hove has won the Rotary District 1145 Final of the Rotary Young Musician Competition 2108. The competition was held at St Catherine’s School in Bramley. As a result she has qualified for the ...
  • Join us for summer cricket
    This is one of our big events where anything from £7k to £12k is raised for local causes. We are pleased to announce too that our main sponsor is the Hove branch of Swedish bank Handelsbanken. This year we also welcome our brand new guest speaker Brighton’s very own king of comedy Stephen Grant. It ...
  • Making a difference
    The Fresh Start charity provides hands-on support to help disadvantaged families in Brighton break out of their cycle of dependency to find a route towards self-confidence and independence as a family group. For those in social isolation in deprived areas of Brighton, there is nowhere like the ...
  • Trees give water for all in Kenya
    The four Rotary Clubs of Brighton & Hove and Brighton Rotaract raised £820 to buy 500 trees in the Makueni area in Kenya as part of the Africa Sand Dam Foundation (ASDF). This initiative, driven by Rotarian Peter Orpen in his role as International Projects Coordinator, encourages clubs to work ...
  • Focus on Caroline Fraser
    Caroline Frazer joined Rotary Soiree in September 2016. She was motivated by her desire to get involved in a charity organisation that could make a difference to people locally, and along with friend Philippa, decided to give Rotary a go. She has recently given up her work with the Citizens Advice ...
  • City Rotarians help homeless
    Rotarians in Brighton and Hove donated 100 “Goody Bags” to the City’s homeless at St. Peters Church. The homemade drawstring bags contained useful items such as toiletries for men and women, chocolate, woolly hats and socks. The bags were given out at the supper kitchen run by David and Linda ...
  • Mayor opens ‘Time for the Children’
    One of Mo Marsh’s first official duties as new Mayor of Brighton and Hove is opening an inspiring photography exhibition called ‘Time for the Children’ at Brighton’s Jubilee Library. The exhibition features stunning images by award-winning Brighton photographer Richard Harris. Richard spent three ...
  • Kids Easter Eggs-travaganza
    Hundreds of children are expected to hop down to the Easter Egg Hunt at Hove’s Hangleton Manor on Good Friday 14 April from 11am to 1pm. This very popular annual family event – now in its 9th year – is organised by Rotary in Brighton and Hove. For just a £4 entry fee children hunt ...
  • Classic Motorcycle run returns to Sussex
    The British Engineerium opens at 10am Sunday 23 April for a special open-day to welcome back, after many years absence, classic and modern motorcycles as they depart and return from the Engineerium on a 60 mile (and 35 mile for older bikes) run through the Sussex countryside. To mark the occasion ...
  • Bags for the homeless appeal
    Do you like sewing and would you like to help the homeless this Christmas? If so, Rotary in Brighton and Hove in collaboration with Brighton Emmaus needs your help to make 100 draw strings bags to give out to the Homeless in the City. The Bags will contain some welcome essentials, along with a ...