- One of Great Britain’s oldest clubs, established in 1921.
- Membership approximately 50.
- In 1945 a club member, Tom Warren, was one of only five British Rotarians ever appointed President of Rotary worldwide.
- A programme of social events for members and their families.
- Annual fundraising in the region of £50,000.
- Major Fundraising event: Dragon Boat Challenge at Himley Hall, in May each year. In eighteen years the event has raised over £370,000.
- Annual Tree of Remembrance event has raised over £85,000.
- Principal achievements
- Active participant in the establishment of Compton Hospice.
- Establishment of Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre.
- Provision of Mini-bus and refurbishment of premises for Spurgeon Trust.
- Replacement of beds for Compton Hospice and major contributor to 2012 refurbishment.
- Ongoing support of many local charities.
- Significant contributor to disaster appeals.
The club meets each Tuesday (except in September and not after Bank Holidays) at:
211 Tettenhall Road,
Meetings start at 12.30pm
For further information please contact Club Secretary, Gerry Peters at the above address or telephone 01902 893527
- Email: Gerry Peters
To learn more about the Dragon Boat Challenge, visit: