Rotary across Britain and Ireland has partnered with the Stroke Association for well over ten years in its Know Your Blood Pressure awareness campaign. In Oxford, two Rotary clubs work together to highlight the link between high blood pressure and stroke risk one Saturday each year in Templar Square shopping […]
The members of the newly reformed Oxford Rotaract Club were keen to start their programme of activities as soon as humanly possible and were very interested to hear about Rotary’s nation wide partnership with the Stroke Association. We all agreed that it could be a great opportunity to tell people […]
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 […]
We took advantage of the catering facilities at our new venue and we celebrated Burns Night in style. A few days early, but still the real thing – some Scottish music, tartan napkins and decorations, and of course haggis, neeps and tatties. We even had a go at an address […]
After many months of having club meetings in a temporary location, Oxford Spires Rotary has a new permanent location!
Club members joined members of the church to plant 1,000 crocus corms in front of the new church entrance on Sunday 28th October. Experienced gardeners joined beginners and the general consensus was that even if planted upside down, the small corms were clever enough to right themselves. Why do we do […]
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.
Raja sent his clubs greetings, and exchanged a pennant for a Purple 4 Polio pen, notelets and Oxford Spires Rotary Club 2017 review! His club is in District 317. They had a RYLA event last year – training sessions and competitions. Also, they have vocational training for school drop-outs. He […]
Tonights speaker was Julia Viebach, who currently has an exhibition at the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford on the Rwandan Genocide of 1994.