One of the traditions that stem from before Oxford Spires was founded in 2003 is the annual Carol Singing around Woodstock in aid of the president of that year’s chosen charity. It was originally started in 1995 by Oxford Rotaract and carried on by the founding members of Oxford Spires […]
One of the wonderful things about being in Rotary is the way we come together to help members of our wider community. In this case, it was the Oxford Winter Night Shelter. We came up with the idea of a Christmas cafe and to hold it in the venue where […]
This year the 5K and 10K runs through the lovely grounds of Blenheim Palace were organised by Oxford Isis Rotary. A few of our club members joined in for the morning, helping out with the marshalling. Carol was directing traffic to the car parks as the runners and their supporters […]
We had a fantastic day at the Cowley Classic Car Show organised by Oxford Isis Rotary on bank holiday Monday (26Aug). Beautiful weather, 60 Minis driven in convoy around Oxford and onto the site to celebrate 60 years of the British classic, and lots of fun chatting to families about […]
Friday 26th to Sunday 28th July 2019 We were invited back to the Truck Music Festival this year. In previous years we have made and sold onion bhajis and lentil dal, but this year it was paninis and we were in the main charity food tent, the Feel Good […]
Building on the success of Musical Memories in Warborough which raised money for Alzheimers Research, we held another concert on 8th June at St Michael and All Angels church to raise funds for our President’s Charity, Oxfordshire Association for the Blind. Many friends and Club members gave freely of their […]
Our club inherited the amazing Children Singing for Children event from the Bicester Rotary Club when it closed and a few of their members moved to Oxford Spires Rotary. Led by Lars this year, with seven schools taking part over two evenings, everyone had great fun and we raised funds […]
Five club members and three Rotary Scholars joined the members of Woodstock and Kidlington Rotary on Sunday 21st October to help out at the Blenheim Palace run. The palace grounds are frequently used for charity runs and although the lake is being drained at the moment, the grounds and views […]
On the 1st of July, we started the year off with a fantastic day at Cowley Road Carnival. There were 50,000 people expected and the sun was shining making it a very special day.
For those that enjoy a good old fashioned sing-along, the Musical Memories event was a marvelous night of musical talent.