- Week 52 – 27th June 2017
President Martin Hale gave an interesting talk entitled ‘Poldark: the true story’
The Club welcomed RIBI President Eve Conway and District Governor Peter West as guests.
- Week 51 – 20th June 2017
AGM was attended by ADG Les Hoskins
The annual Flag Day raised over £900 for polio charity.
- Week 50 – 13th June 2017
The guest speaker was Mark Zammit from Gibraltar Youth Service
- Week 49 – 6th June 2017
No speaker, Barbara held a quiz.
- Week 48 – 30th May 2017
Barbara Sellors with her famous “word” is back! VP John stepped in when our speaker cancelled and gave a talk on History of Surveying.
VP John presenting banner to President Bernard Hawks from RC Windsor.
- Week 47 – 23rd May 2017
Pili Rodriguez, Joanne McGrail and Ivan Cruz from Gibraltar CAB were this week’s guests.
- Week 46 – 16th May 2017
The guest speaker was Joshua Lhote from the think-tank Understanding Gibraltar.
Jacky Chadwick was inducted as a member.
- Week 45 – 9th May 2017
Jason Masilio of Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service was this week’s guest speaker.
- Week 44 – 2nd May 2017
Jungle Exploration with historian John Murphy
- Week 43 – 25th April 2017
MJ Feeke, sponsored by Barbara, was inducted as a member.
- Week 42 – 18th April 2017
- Week 41 – 11th April 2017
Vivienne Levene gave an interesting talk on the Mexican Gallery at the British Museum.
William Serfaty received a membership pin for sponsoring a new member
- Week 40 – 4th April 2017
The club held its annual Awards Night at The Rock Hotel
The Extra Mile Award – St Bernard’s Day Care Surgery staff
Young Person Award – Liam Ballester
Unsung Hero Award – Dennis Santos
- Week 39 – 28th March 2017
Business Meeting. Assistant District Governor Brenda Parsons conducted a Visioning Exercise with members.
- Week 38 -21st March 2017
Lewis Stagnetto, Founder of the Nautilus Project, accompanied by his family.
- Week 37 – 14th March 2017
The guest speaker was John Ghio, Senior Port Officer.
Rotary’s contribution to Childline’s #8008Challenge!
President Martin hands over our cheque to Jo Abergel of Childline Gibraltar, who said, “Thanks to Rotary for their wonderful donation following their #8008challenge the other week. Over £123 raised!”
- Week 36 – 7th March 2017
Banners were exchanged with Don Black from RC Diss.
- Week 35 – 28th February 2017
The guest speaker was His Excellency Lieutenant General Ed Davis, Governor of Gibraltar, accompanied by his wife Lorraine.
- Week 34 – 21st February 2017
Andrew Gdaniec gave an account of “The conservation of Caribbean cacti in the BVI”
Andrew was joined by colleagues from The Alameda Gardens.
- Week 33 – 14th February 2017
Valentine’s Quiz and dinner.
Luis entertained the company with a rendition of Concierto de Aranjuez on keyboard.
- Week 32 – 7th February 2017
Manolo Galliano, from the Gibraltar Heritage Trust, gave a talk about the Franciscan Monastery of Gibraltar.
Banners were received from RC Bradford and RC Isle of Sheppey.
- Week 31 – 31st January 2017
The guest speaker was Peter West, Governor of District 1120
The Governor presented a Certificate acknowledging Gibraltar’s End Polio Now contribution.
- Week 30 – 24th January 2017
- Week 29 – 17th January 2017
Tripartite meeting in Tangier
PE Adrian exchanged banners with Lahlou Tariq of RC Doyen and Mercedes Araujo of RC Ceuta
- Week 28 – 10th January 2017
This week’s speaker was Francis Muscat, CEO of the Office of Fair Trading.
- Week 27 – 3rd January 2017
- Week 26 – 27th December 2016
- Week 25 – 20th December 2016
Mince Pies and Mulled Wine Evening
- Week 24 – 13th December 2016
Xmas Party at The Rendezvous
President Martin presented Sonia Golt with a donation to Bosom Buddies.
PP Barbara and Sylvia delivered 44 Xmas presents for children, together with a cheque for £500 to the Women in Need refuge.
President Martin presented a cheque to Diana Soussi Avellano of The Grammarians Hockey Club.
- Week 23 – 6th December 2016
PP Barbara gave an illuminating account of Norway and the Northern Lights
- Week 22 – 29th November 2016
Special General Meeting
- Week 21 – 22nd November 2016
Steven Crump, chiropractor, talked about “How to turn your body into a fat burning machine”
President Martin shows the banner received from Alex Nelson (RC Chester le Street) who visited in September. Banners were exchanged with Ray Seager from RC Minster on Sea.
- Week 20 – 15th November 2016
Carlos Martins, Chairman of GACO, gave an “Insight into the World of Compliance”
- Week 19 – 8th November 2016
Our guest speaker, Wing Commander Liz Hutchison, gave a talk entitled “75 years of RAF Gibraltar…..well almost!”
- Week 18 – 1st November 2016
Philip Smith, of The Gibraltar Museum, gave a talk entitled “Words From Weapons”
- Week 17 – 25th October 2016
Rachelle King of Ibex Insurance was the guest speaker.
- Week 16 – 18th October 2016
The guest speaker, Dr John Cortes, talked about “The Provision of Health”.
- Week 15 – 11th October 2016
James Tipping, from Gibraltar Finance Centre, gave a talk “The Transition to Onshore Financial Centre, 1999-2016”
A “Scary Being” made an appearance at the Ocean Village market on Sunday!
- Week 14 – 4th October 2016
Stanislav Cech, The Honorary Consul of The Czech Republic addressed the meeting about his role. Banners were exchanged with Andrew Jackson from RC Ramsgate.
Welcome visitors were PP Bea Adams and her partner Neil, visiting from Australia.
- Week 13 – 27th September 2016
Stephanie Ball, from MeteoGib, gave a talk, “Head in the Clouds – from Met Office to MeteoGib”.
Janet Whiteley was inducted as a member
On Saturday 24th September, members took part in the annual “Clean up Gibraltar”.
- Week 12 – 20th September 2016
Mario Hook gave “A Brief History of the Ombudsman in Gibraltar”.
- Week 11 – 13th September 2016
Janet Whitely recounted her experience of “a year in civic office as the ‘worshipful mayor’ of a local authority”.
Banners were exchanged with visiting Rotarians – Alex Nelson(Chester-Le-Street) and Wilma Carragher(Kinross)
- Week 10 – 6th September 2016
Stephen Bailey gave a talk about Cloud Computing.
- Week 09 – 30th August 2016
PP Jane gave a talk entitled “My Barbados Story”.
Members then adjourned to the Yacht Club for a meal.
- Week 08 – 23rd August 2016
PP Momy Levy gave a talk “56 years of professional practice in Gibraltar.”
- Week 07 – 16th August 2016
Rocio Espada talked about “Cetaceans in the Bay of Gibraltar”
- Week 6 – 9th August 2016
Members and guests were treated to a Historical tour of the Willis’s area of The Rock
- Week 5 – 2nd August 2016
PPs Penelope and Barbara gave talks about how to us the Club’s websites.
- Week 4 – 26th July 2016
Karen Lawson gave a talk entitled “It’ll probably end playing 2nd fiddle to a monkey; a career of unintentional comedy.”
Banners were exchanged with Derek Conrad Brown from Birmingham, Alabama. Members and guests then enjoyed a meal at The Waterfront Restaurant.
- Week 3 – 19th July 2016
- Week 2 – 12th July 2016
Dr Jennifer Ballantine, Director of The Garrison Library, gave a thought-provoking talk entitled “Bordering on Britishness“
- Week 1 – 5th July 2016
Guest Speakers – 2015-2016