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  • Star-Studded Musical Evening 30th September
    Please join us for a star studded musical evening at Hurstpierpoint college. All ticket sales go to Zanzibar Schools Project – featuring Dominic Ferris, Richard Hadfield, Melodie Hornett, and Itchy Fingers. Tickets £15. Tickets: www.ticketsource.co.uk/zanzibar...
  • Welcome to the City’s newest Rotary Club
    Brighton Beachside Rotary Club offers a relaxed and friendly approach to Community Service. We meet once a month in person and once a month via Zoom, so we fit well with busy people! We are committed to international activities such as Zanzibar Schools Project, bringing an end to modern slavery and ...
  • Midsummer Auction has ended
    We were delighted to raise over £12,000 for MNDA East Sussex and Martlets Hospice ...
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  • Midsummer Online Auction
    Watch this space for further announcements regarding our Midsummer Online Auction in support of East Sussex MNDA and Martlets. Launches June 21st....
  • Easter Egg Hunt 2022
    UPDATE –  Everyone who was involved in the Easter Egg Hunt should be very proud of themselves today, because the total profit from the Easter Egg Hunt is an amazing £3775.33. Not at all bad for a 2 hours having fun in the sunshine!  This is the most we have ever made at ...
  • 2021 – Wrap Up Post Pandemic
    A big thank you from us to you! Thank you all the kind people in Brighton & Hove, especially the staff at the train stations.! Wrap-Up is a coat collection for the homeless and other vulnerable people.  We are happy to collect any used, old or unwanted coats that the generous people of ...
  • Secret Sussex 2022
    Send this perfect Christmas present to loved ones away from home…     …this is… ‘Secret Sussex 2022’ with 12 stunning new pictures of our beautiful County. Thank you to everyone who bought a 2021 calendar. Over £1,800 was raised for our wonderful community projects from sales of ...
  • 28 Day Challenges
    Due to Covid-19 we haven’t been able to do all our usual fund-raising that helps local charities & projects. So our Rotary Club is kick-starting the year with a selection of members choosing a 28-day challenge in February 2021. Laptop Recycling : One of the challenges involves ...
  • Secret Sussex
    This isn’t just a calendar…     …this is… ‘Secret Sussex 2021’   Thank you to everyone who bought a 2021 calendar. Over £1,800 was raised for our wonderful community projects from sales of Secret Sussex, and our talented photographer friend Lloyd Lane is now capturing our ...
  • Christmas Tree Recycling 2020 / 21
    Well over £9,200 raised for local charities.!  Our heartfelt thanks to all of you who supported our Christmas Tree collection appeal, making this year our most successful ever. The past year has been very challenging for all charities and we have been no different, with many of our regular ...
  • Pelican Parcels
    Hot on the heels of Wrap-Up, which is currently postponed until after the New Year, we are supporting Pelican Parcels with their Christmas collection.  Pelican Parcels are a great local charity who are helping disadvantaged families. Unfortunately, Pelican Parcels cannot collect, but they are happy ...
  • Ending Polio
    In 1996, 75,000 children in Africa were paralysed by polio. August 2020, Africa has been declared free of wild polio. This is after decades of work by a coalition of international health bodies led by the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the ...
  • A Sad Loss
    Several of our members have had the Coronavirus and some are still recovering, but sadly, a Past President and well loved member of our club, Peter Orpen, passed away in April from pneumonia, following a Covid19 infection. He was a dedicated Rotarian over many years, brought great energy to his ...
  • Coronavirus Cancellations
    Whilst the national lockdown has been lifted, current UK Government advice regarding the Coronavirus (Covid19 ) pandemic is still that people must limit their interaction outdoors. We are therefore compelled to cancel our events for the foreseeable future. The social distancing rules that came into ...
  • Young Musician District Final 2020
    Our club once again sponsored three talented competitors at the District Final of the Rotary Young Musician of the year. Lotte Pearl (17 years old) sang Vilja from the Merry Widow by Lehar and If I loved you from The Rogers and Hammerstein show Carousel. Lotte was highly commended by the judges in ...
  • Kids Out 2020 – Cancelled
    Sadly, this year Kids Out event has had to be cancelled because of the Coronavirus crisis, along with our Easter Egg Hunt, and most of the rest of the events we run or attend. It was due to be held on Wednesday 10th June. For anyone not familiar with this annual event, Rotary clubs across the UK ...
  • Cricket Day 2020 – Cancelled
    Sadly, the Cricket Day has had to be cancelled this year because of the Coronavirus, along with most of our other major events, like Kids Out. Come along to The 1st Central County Ground on Tuesday 15th September 2020 and join Hove Soiree Rotary Club members, sponsors and friends enjoying a fun ...
  • Big Band Concert – Postponed until 16th June 2021
    This event has been postponed until Wednesday 16th June 2021. Swing along with the Rotary Club of Brighton at an evening of Big Band Music with the British Philharmonic Big Band Ensemble and a special guest, Frank Cognoscenti, an uncanny soundalike and self-confessed Frank Sinatra enthusiast who ...
  • Over £7,000 raised.!
    Brighton & Hove Soiree Rotary Club spent Sunday 5th January 2020 collecting Christmas trees across Brighton and Hove to raise money for local charities.  Sponsoring the event for the third year running, Mishon Mackay’s staff and their families joined the teams alongside more than 70 volunteers ...