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Merry Christmas

With the big day almost upon us all, there was just enough time for the members of Old Town Rotary and their guests to get together for breakfast before we take a short break over the Christmas period to recharge the batteries ready for the second half of this Rotary year.   Members met at the usual time and place to enjoy the customary full English and exchange some fellowship. The vast major...
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Bowled Over!

The (sometimes) annual club 10-pin bowling night took place during the week with an impressive 43 club members and their families turning out. The first 5th Wednesday event of the year saw family members from 8 to 80 vying for the title of club 10-pin champion. Everyone had two games each to try and post the highest score. Following that, the top three scores from the two games participated in ...
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Summertime, and the Living is . . . Rotary!

With the longer days and better weather (well, some of the time anyway!), members of OlTown Rotary have been getting out into the fresh air. Most recently, this comprised of a trip on the Kennet and Avon Canal on "The Rose of Hungerford", a 60' narrowboat. Despite some fairly ordinary weather all around, the sun smiled on the righteous and the weather was set fair as we set off from Hungerford ...
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The President’s Putter

The inaugural President's Putter competition took place on 27th April 2016 at The Defence Academy Golf Course near Watchfield. The day started brightly but with a less promising forecast for later the competors were dressed for all eventualities. In what were at times blustery and ultimately wet conditions, everyone struggled to maintain a consistent performance and it was vey much a game o...
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Duck Sales off to a Flying Start!

Sales of tickets for this year's duck race began over the Easter weekend at Asda in the West Swindon District Centre. As the picture shows, the mood is already upbeat in what we hope will be another record year for the event, to be held this year on Bank Holiday Monday 30th May as usual at the Westcott Recreation Ground opposite 'The Runner' pub. After a successful inaugural year in 2015, th...
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