90   Y E A R S   OF   R O T A R Y   I N   L O N G    E A T O N

2017    90th Carrter Anniversary. Twinning visit from Aars and Settsu. 15th Annual Golf Day. David Britton receives a Paul Harris Fellowship Award.

2016    Rotarian Barbara James received a Paul Harris Fellowship Award
           Queen's 90th Birthday Garden Party at Trent College

2015    Rotarian Bert Wild received a Paul Harris Fellowship Award. Club visit to Bruges, Belgium. Club twinning visit to Aars, Denmark. Roosevelt Club's 60th Anniversary boat trip

2014    Rotarian Pete Browne is awarded a Paul Harris Fellowship Award. Skegness trip arranged by him raises 535.

2013    Rotarian John Adams received a Paul Harris Fellowship Award

2012    Rotarian Alan Wiggins receiced a Paul Harris Fellowship Award. Twinning visitors welcomed from Aars (Denmark)and Settsu (Japan) for our 85th Charter Dinner.  

2010   A gait walker was presented to the Outlook Centre, Long Eaton with funds raised by the LERC, Eco-Interact Club and a District Grant.

2009   Rotarian Phil Giles received a Paul Harris Fellowship Award.

2008   A joint venture with Bethel St. Clair USA and Aars Denmark enabled a clean water project in Malawi.

2007    80th Charter Night with visitors from Rotary Clubs of Settsu (Japan) and Aars (Denmark). Long Eaton Dawnbreakers First Charter Night (February). Paul Harris Awards to Rotarians Roger Alton and Graham Smith. 

2006   Inaugural meeting of the Long Eaton Dawnbreakers Rotary Club. Official website launched (September)

2005   100 years of Rotary Centenary Celebration. Long Eaton are major contributors to Attenborough Nature Project. Visit to Settsu, Japan for 35th Charter Anniversary. Paul Harris Awards to Rotarians Joe Rudin and Dee Vyas

2004   Presentation of Paul Harris Award to Rotarian Tony Gregory

2003   July 2nd. First Annual Golf Day, held at Morley Hayes Golf Centre. Visit to Aars, Denmark

2002   At District Changeover, our club is presented with 'Best Club in District 1220' award.
75th Charter Night with President of RIBI and local clubs and dignitaries. Visit to Bethel St Clair.

2001    Presentation of Paul Harris Award to Rotarian Peter Holdsworth. Service of Celebration and Thanksgiving for 75th Anniversary.

2000   Presentation of Paul Harris Awards to Rotarians Keith Edwards and Mike Bass in recognition of Rotary Service. Visit to Settsu,Japan for their 30th Charter Anniversary.

1999   Visit to Aars, Denmark for their 40th Anniversary.

1998    Presentation of Paul Harris Award to Rotarian Ray Terry in recognition of Rotary Service. Rotarian Keith Alliott wins Trophy for best net score over 2 days at the Annual Rotary Golf Tournament at St. Andrews.

1996   Visit to Bethel St. Clair to establish formal twinning link.

1995   Visit to Settsu, Japan, for their 25th Charter Anniversary.

1993/97 Len Yates District Secretary.

1992   Presentation of Paul Harris Award to Rotarian Len Yates in acknowledgement of Rotary Service.

1990   Visit to Settsu, Japan, for their 20th Charter Anniversary.

1986   Presentation of Paul Harris Award to Rotarian Percy Fleming in acknowledgement of Rotary Service.

1985   Rotary Club of Church Wilne sponsored.

1984   Visit to Aars, Denmark, for their 25th Charter Anniversary.

1982   Interact Club formed.

1980   Visit to Settsu, Japan, for their 10th Charter Anniversary.

1978   Presentation of Ambulance to St. John Ambulance Brigade to commemorate the Golden Jubilee. Bernard Malkinson, RIBI Conference Committee Chairman.

1977   Golden Jubilee of Rotary Club of Long Eaton.

1975   Rotaract Club started. Twinning with Settsu, Japan. 1976 Sponsored Swim for Multiple Sclerosis.

1974   Shardlow and Hemington ceded to new Club of Castle Donington. First Charity Gymkhana.

1970   Charity Trust Fund formed. 1963, 68, 73 and 75 Visits to Aars, Denmark. 1972 Outing for Elderly to Trentham Gardens.
          Two thousand spectacles to African Optical Mission. 1973 Sponsored Walk for Hearing Aids, Probus Club started. Bernard Malkinson, District Governor.

1965   First Rotary Charity Ball, Visits to Pantomime and Wicksteed Park by Dove Lane Children.
          Winners of Eric Potter District Golf Trophy. 1968 Disabled Children’s Holiday in Belgium. V.S.O. sponsored. 1969, 1971 Outward Bound entrants sponsored.

1960   Skegness Caravan Holidays started. First party to Twickenham Rugby. 1961 Swimming Club formed. 1963 Twinning with Aars, Denmark.
          Workshop for Elderly project started. 1964 Multiple Sclerosis transport started. Scouts sponsored to visit Romorantin.

1957   Rotary International Golden Jubilee marked by Garden for Blind in Library Grounds, Visit of Danish Boys. 1959 Norwegian girls. 1961 German girls. 1962 Danish boys.
1962 Risley and Sandiacre ceded to new Club of Stapleford and Sandiacre. 1957 Wilf Skinner, District Treasurer. 1959 Wilf Skinner, District Secretary.

1953   Roosevelt Club transport started. Civic Regalia Committee formed. 1954 Belfield Residents’ Outing to Melbourne Hall. Hungarian Refugees at Donington Hall entertained. 1955 First Christmas Visit to The Grove, Shardlow. 1956 Friends of Staunton Harold formed.

1946   Presidents Jewel for Inner Wheel. 1947 Flood Relief Work. 1950 Hobbies Exhibition, Elder Citizens Club Committee formed. 1951 Hard of Hearing Club formed. 1952 Foundation Fellowship first supported.

1939   War Comforts Fund, Anglo French Ambulance, Books for H.M.S. Manora and Home Troops, Aid to Russia. 1943 Wings for Victory Week raised 1,000

1931    Holiday Camp for Orphans, Sutton on Sea. Rotary Charter and Wheel destroyed by fire at Co-op Cafe. 1933 Outing to Alton Towers. 1934 to Dunlops. 1935 to Lilleshall. 1936 to Players and to Derwent Water Works. 1937 to Standard Works, Coventry. 1936 Inter-Rotary Club Games Evening. 1937 Kirkfield Boys Club opened.

1927    Rotary Club of Long Eaton formed.