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Mary Sunley Canal Trip

  Poynton Rotary regularly organises a four hour trip on the Mary Sunley canal boat. This benefits 10 residents from sheltered housing schemes, or other Poynton small groups,. Heading first towards Marple, our guests are treated to a fish and chip lunch on board before the boat turned round for the trip back to Higher …

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Health & Wellbeing Fair

Poynton Rotary Club regularly exhibit at the Health & Wellbeing Fair held in the Civic Hall. Our stand was well received by many local residents and Poynton’s Mayor, Sarah-Jane Gilmore who found out some more about Poynton Rotary’s work with communities both near, and farther a field. 29th September 2018

Family Fun Day

Poynton Rotary held a Family Fun Day at the Community Centre in Poynton. Admission was by donation with all proceeds going to End Polio Now. Model train layouts and systems were shown by the Romiley Methodist Railway Modellers and friends. Our young and not so young visitors had lots of fun operating some of these …

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Poynton Community Centre

Poynton Rotary has made a financial donation to help Poynton Community Centre with their major decoration and renovation project.

Glastonbury Drive Play Area

Poynton Rotary contributed towards the cost and were represented at the official opening of the Glastonbury Drive Play Area, on Sunday 10th December. The ribbon was cut by the Mayor of Poynton, Cllr Mrs Sarah-Jane Gilmore. The Rotary Club had been impressed with this local initiative by residents to create a play park on a …

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RYLA Week Debrief

Cat Giller, from Poynton High School, was Poynton Rotary’s sponsored student for the 2017 RYLA Summer Camp at the Petty Pool Outdoor Centre.  Cat attended our meeting on Thursday 23rd November 2017 as our guest, to tell us about her experience at the RYLA Camp.  She was also accompanied at the meeting by Lee Bemowski, …

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Meal Packs

44 Rotary Clubs across the district came together to pack 55 thousand meals in Rise Against Hunger Mealpacks, with 35,000 packed at Bolton on the 14th April 2018 and 20,000 at the satellite event in Wilmslow on the 15th April 2018. A number of willing volunteers from Poynton & District Rotary helped out at Wilmslow.  …

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Joseph’s Chair

Poynton Rotary was delighted to make a £1000 contribution towards local lad Joseph’s new sit to stand chair. This essential bit of kit will enable Joseph to start at Poynton High School in September, along with his friends. Joseph’s family and friends did an amazing job in raising a truly substantial sum of money to …

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