Rotary help run IT course for elderly members of the community

IT course

Rotary Club of Barnet working in partnership with Hope Corner Community Centre in Barnet since 2016, with a hiatus thanks to Covid! Melike, a PHD student, has stepped in with Rotary volunteers to run a six-week basic IT course in January and February 2022 for elderly members of the community. As Rotarians we are keen … Continued

A guided walk in gorgeous Monken Hadley (Barnet)

Monken Hadley Barnet

Paul Baker, a City of London tour guide, will lead a guided tour through Monken Hadley, one of the most beautiful and unspoilt villages in London. We’ll see three green spaces, two lovely ponds, some superb 18th century Georgian houses, and we’ll hear about the famous people who have lived in them. Open to all, … Continued

Chocolates distributed to Staff at Wentworth Medical Centre and Deansbrook School

Carole Catley collecting chocolates

Barnet Rotarian Brian Coleman distributed M and Ms donated by Mars from their currently closed Leicester Square store to staff and volunteers of the Wentworth Medical Centre where many Barnet residents are receiving Covid 19 vaccinations and to Carole Catley Headteacher of Deansbrook Infant School (pictured below) for her hard pressed teaching staff. Brian had … Continued

Speaker: Ross Lydall, Health Correspondent of the Evening Standard

Ross Lydall

Barnet Rotary Club look forward to welcoming as our Special Guest Speaker on Monday 18th January at 7pm Ross Lydall, Health Correspondent of the “Evening Standard” and a leading London Journalist (former Editor of the “Ham and High”) who will be speaking on reporting the Covid 19 Pandemic. Email for the Zoom link.

Winter Programme 2020/21 Update

Despite Covid 19 the Club continues to prosper on line with an exciting programme . Why not join us from the comfort of your home? All meetings are at 7pm. 14th December Peter O’Hare will talk about “Nature and Creative Therapies for mental health well being”. 21st December A virtual Christmas Party with surprises ! … Continued

Rotary Club of Barnet Christmas Appeal

Victor Christmas Collecting

Our opportunity to ‘rattle collection tins’ on the high street and supermarkets for our annual Christmas charity collection has been restrictive due to Covid-19 and social distancing rules. To this end, we have setup a safer way for the Christmas collections via Virgin Money Giving online. All you need to do is click on the … Continued

Club looks forward to visit of District Governor

Francis Uwaechi

The District Governor of London District 1130 Francis Uwaechi will be visiting the Club by Zoom on Monday 16th September on all Rotarians and friends are welcome to listen to the DGs thoughts and ideas which he will outline to the Club.

Club Welcomes New Member

Barnet Rotary Club has not stood still during lockdown! On August 24th the Club inducted our newest Rotarian Elizabeth Davies, a well known figure in the Local Community and a former Human Resources Professional. As President John said “I am delighted to welcome Elizabeth as a Rotarian and to our Club and am sure her … Continued

Rtn. Mike Deliverers to Foodbank

Foodbank Delivery

On Saturday morning, Rotarian Mike Hodge delivered 20 boxes of crisps (320 bags) to Chipping Barnet Foodbank. This is part of the consignment donated to Rotary by “Well & Truly” (over 1100 boxes) that Debbie and Mike Hodge have coordinated with distribution to 14 Clubs in North London, East Herts and Bedford supporting 22 community … Continued