The Rotary Club of Oxford Spires has done so much over our 17 years for the community locally and globally from organising the World Pooh Sticks Championships to Food Banks, Helping Oxfordshire Association for the Blind with decorating and supporting international project’s as well as hosting our Rotary Scholars and having our curry stand at […]
With the new Rotary year beginning, the ROtary Club of Oxford Spires held their AGM and Assembly meeting. We say goodbye to past-president Katy Goodey and welcome to new club president Richie Gray.
This Year’s Winner of the President’s Star Award is our Speaker organiser and membership officer, Graham Rayner.
Michaela joined our club in June 2016. A graduate student at Oxford Brookes University, Michaela has been a member of Rotaract in Germany and spent some time in the UK last year. And so she visited both Rotary Oxford Spires and Oxford Rotaract, we are delighted that she has chosen to join us.
Liz moved to Oxford in June of last year and a few of us met her when we volunteered at the Elder Stubbs Music Festival for Restore, the club president’s chosen charity for the year. She moved here from Colorado and her husband is a researcher in the Physics Dept at the University. Liz continues […]
The club announced that it had awarded the real Winnie-the-Pooh toy bear, which belonged to Christopher Robin, honorary Rotary membership, on 18th January, the anniversary of A A Milne’s birth and so now celebrated as Winnie the Pooh Day. In September 2015 Club member Lesley Adams travelled to New York on holiday and visited the […]
Welcome to Dominik, our newest member who was inducted into the Club on Tuesday by our President, Karen. Before being invited to join, Dominik said “I very much enjoyed the meetings of Rotary Club of Oxford Spires as the involvement with the local community is very high and a lot of members are contributing and […]
Rachel and Graham joined us from Wallingford, Sinodun and District Rotary Club that sadly closed at the end of June. Graham has joined as a full member and Rachel as an honorary member. They have been members of Rotary and Inner Wheel since 1971 and so bring a wealth of experience to the club.
Alfred joined our club on 28th July 2015. Alfred is studying for a PhD in Law at Oxford Brookes University. He grew up in Sierra Leone and was a teacher and trade unionist there for 12 years before moving to Oxfordshire about 10 years ago. He has quickly become an active member of the Club, […]
Michael (right) and Phil (centre) have both joined us from Wallingford, Sinodun and District Rotary Club that sadly closed at the end of June. Both have been actively involved in Oxford Spires for years: Michael has been a key member of Pooh Sticks and Truck teams for a long time, and we have supported Phil’s […]