David Lovatt's blog

50 Tree Walk

Vic Young writes:

After a very interesting talk from the Friends of Dothill Local Nature Reserve (FDNLR) last June, some Rotarians, spouses, partners and Inner Wheel members gathered at Admaston House on 11th October to be shown around the Reserve and its 50 Tree Trail (set up as part of the Telford Town’s 50th celebrations).

Preparing for Tree of Light 2018

Rotarians from the Rotary Club of Wellington met on Friday 12th October to help prepare for the coming Rotary Telford Tree of Light Campaign.  Members packed over 1000 envelopes which are to be sent out to contributors to the 2017 to the Rotary Tree of Light.  

Wellington Welcomes a New Rotarian

On Friday 12th October Wellington Rotarians welcomed Mandy Fencott into membership of the Rotary Club of Wellington, and to the fellowship of Rotary throughout the world.

President Rene?

John Morris-Roberts of the Telford Centre Club writes;  "We were privileged to have the President of Wellington Rotary Club at our 'Allo Allo' party at the Wroxeter hotel on the 23 September.  I attach a photo of President Peter and Gill, and they both dressed a up and had FUN, as did the other 107 people attending."


2017 Higher Education Award Recipients Report Back

Lara Writes:
I've had a great 1st year of university; the iPad I bought with the bursary I received from the Rotary Club had been an amazing study tool. I make all my notes on the iPad and it has helped me keep track of them and helped with mathematics notation I can't use on a laptop.  I finished the 1st year with an average of 66% which is a 2:1. I am excited to continue my studies in second year.

Higher Education Award 2018

Brooke Richardson was presented with the Higher Education Award on Friday 24th August by President Peter Williams.  She impressed Club members with her determination to succeed in her chosen career and b

Croquet Success

The Wellington Rotary croquet team over came wet and cold conditions to achieve a semi-final victory over Blythe Bridge at Church Farm, Rowton on Wednesday.

Brewery Visit

On Wednesday 8th August a group of Rotarians, partners and friends visited Rowton Brewery at the Pheasant in Market Street, Wellington.  The group was shown roundby Jim Preston who established the brewery in Rowton some 10 years ago.