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Modern Slavery, a scourge on our nation

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Modern Slavery seems so unlikely and yet…Our guest speaker on Wednesday 10 March was Simon John, Co-Founder member of the Rotary Action Group Against Slavery (RAGAS). His talk was both fascinating and alarming. Rotary is joining forces to help eradicate Modern Slavery but it is all around us even here in the UK and we […]

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Environmental champion chosen by Old Town Rotary

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Rotarian Neil Hopkins has become Swindon Old Town Rotary’s environmental champion.  Through his work as a Parish Councillor, Neil has a long pedigree of supporting environmental projects in Swindon.  Most notably in the restoration of parts of the Town Gardens and his current involvement in improving walking and mountain cycling trails around Swindon.  So please […]

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International Women’s Day 8 March 2021

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Choose to challenge International Women’s Day (IWD) oversees a number of MISSIONS to help forge a gender-equal world. Celebrating women’s achievements and increasing visibility, while calling out inequality, is key. On International Women’s Day and beyond we are choosing to challenge and we’re asking you to do so too. Let’s fight inequality wherever it is found. Forbes […]

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Rotary in partnership with Carers UK

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Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland entered into a 12-month partnership with Carers UK in July last year that is now going to be extended to 3 years.  The UK Carers partnership with Rotary will help make caring visible across the country; working with Rotary members and volunteers to raise awareness of caring and Carers […]