Welcome to the Rotary Club of Chelsea in London (UK).


We meet every Tuesday at 6.30pm for 6:45pm at the Gore Hotel, 190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, London, SW7 5EX


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26
May

ShelterBox

The Club participated in the ShelterBox project for earthquake in Haiti.
ShelterBox provides emergency shelter and lifesaving supplies for families around the world who are affected by...
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25
Jul.

Rotary's

The first Rotary KidsOut Day Out took place in 1990 and since then we have taken up to 25,000 disadvantaged children on a fun day out every year.
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10
Dec.

The London European Orchestra at the Cadogan Hall


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20
Feb.

Rotary Week

The Rotary national press adds have been published across the country in local/regional press titles to increase awareness of Rotary and to attract new members. Many thanks to Liz Evans from Rotary...
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20
Jul.

Helping the Chelsea Pesioners

The Rotary Club of Chelsea traditionally supported the Chelsea Pensioners at the Chelsea Flower Show.
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24
May

Chelsea Flower Show

It has been a tradition for our members to volunteer to help the Royal Hospital at their stand at the Chelsea Flower Show.
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13
Jun.

Rotary's Kids Out

The first Rotary KidsOut Day Out took place in 1990 and since then we have taken up to 25,000 disadvantaged children on a fun day out every year.
The Day Out is delivered nationally in...
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17
Jul.

Presidents' Handover

The Handover is scheduled for Tuesday the 17th of July and will take place at the Cadogan Hotel, 75 Sloane Street, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 9SG. Rotarians and friends are welcome to attend this...
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26
Jul.

Annual Playday barbeque

On Friday 17 August 12.00 - 17.00. The Chelsea Rotary Club and the Inner Wheel of Chelsea and Westminster will cook 1800 - 2000 burgers for the children attending the Playday event. This annual...
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17
Aug.

Playday

On Friday 17 August 12.00 - 17.00 the Chelsea Rotary Club and the Inner Wheel of Chelsea and Westminster cooked 1800 - 2000 burgers for the children attending the Playday event. This annual family...
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24
Oct.

Joint Annual Civic Dinner

The Rotary Club of Chelsea hosts the Joint Annual Civic Dinner with The Mayor of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Councillor Christopher Buckmaster and the Rotary Club of Kensington....
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04
Dec.

2012 Annual Seniors Christmas Concert

Chelsea Old Town Hall, King's Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 5EE
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13
Dec.

Christmas Charity Auction

The Rotary Club of Chelsea is delighted to announce its first Auction in aid of our chosen Charities:
Our fellow Chelsea Rotarian Phillip Knapper of The London Auction Rooms Ltd has a...
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22
Jan.

RC Berlin-Gendarmenmarkt visits RC Chelsea

After mutual Club visits in Berlin and London we very much look forward to welcoming a delegation from Rotary Club Berlin-Gendarmenmarkt at our meeting.
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23
Feb.

Celebrate Rotary Day with us!

23rd February is a key date in the Rotary calendar, as it is Rotary Day, a day celebrated by more than 1.2 million members of Rotary International around the world. This day in 1905 marked the start...
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05
Mar.

TALK - Networking with confidence (Mary Jane Boholst)

We are pleased to announce our next speaker, Mary Jane Boholst, who will give a talk on how to network with confidence, specifically the one mindset shift that makes networking fun.
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19
Mar.

TALK - Swiss success (Thorsten Terweiden)

We are pleased to announce our next speaker who will give us insights into the success of Swiss brands. Thorsten Terweiden, Head of the Swiss Business Hub UK, gives a talk on the success of Swiss...
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23
May

Club supports the Royal Hospital Chelsea at the Chelsea Flower Show

At this traditional annual event our Club helps the Chelsea Pensioners at the Royal Hospital Chelsea stand on the days between 23 and 25 May. Enjoy the flourishing beauty and support us for a good...
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04
Jun.

Joint meeting of 5 Rotary Clubs

ROTARY CLUB OF CHISWICK AND BRENTFORD
invites you a Joint Meeting of the Rotary Clubs of
Kensington, Chelsea, Hammersmith, Fulham and Chiswick & Brentford

On Tuesday...
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18
Jun.

TALK - Evolution of the International Art market 1975-2013 (Phillip Knapper)

Phillip Knapper, Principal auctioneer and valuer at the London Auction rooms with over 35years experience in the international art market, gives a talk on ‘’Evolution of the International Art...
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25
Jun.

Chelsea Community Hospital School

We are very pleased to be invited to celebrate the official grand opening of Chelsea Community Hospital School’s new schoolroom at St Mary’s Hospital on Tuesday 25 June.
The donation of...
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07
Jul.

85th ANNIVERSARY and PRESIDENTS HANDOVER

The Rotary Club of Chelsea celebrates two occasions:

85th Anniversary of the Club's Charter (chartered on 10 July 1928)
and Presidential Handover.

The festive...
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30
Jul.

Corporate Identity for the Club

The project 'Corporate Identity for the Club' has been initiated by the new President since July 2013. The task is to make the Club more visible in the local and national community. Numerous ideas...
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16
Aug.

750 sandwiches for Kids!!!

On Friday 16th August, our Club organised the traditional Annual Playday Barbecue at Kensal Rise. Over 750 sandwiches were prepared for the kids from the neighbourhood. From 12 noon to 4.30pm at...
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17
Sep.

Speaker - Jonathan Petrides on Kenya's primary healthcare crisis

On 17 September, Jonathan Petrides, Cofounder of 'Penda Health', speaks about his project in Kenya:

'At Penda Health we're tackling Kenya's primary healthcare crisis for low income...
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15
Oct.

Speaker - Talk on the on 'The Royal Navy'

The Royal Navy Presentation Team (RNPT) will refresh and inform the audience as to why the Royal Navy is so important to the UK as an island nation; and to update people on the where they are...
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29
Oct.

Speaker - Janet Tobin on 'The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity'

Janet Tobin, The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity, www.royalmarsden.org. The Royal Marsden is a world-leading cancer centre specialising in...
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13
Nov.

Civic Dinner with Mayor and Mayoress

It has been our tradition to invite the Mayor and the Mayoress of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea to an annual Rotary dinner. This tradition has been shared with the Rotary Club of...
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19
Nov.

DIFFERENT VENUE - Speaker - Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman, Kurdistan Regional Government High Representative to the UK

PLEASE NOTE A DIFFERENT VENUE

Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman is the High Representative to the United Kingdom of the Kurdistan Regional Government in Iraq - a forward-looking emerging...
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09
Dec.

Joint Christmas Dinner of the Rotary Clubs of Kensington and Chelsea

On Monday, 9 December the two Rotary Clubs of the Royal Borough celebrate the end of 2013 with a joint Christmas Dinner. The dinner will be also in support of their chosen charities:
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17
Dec.

New members induction

The last meeting of the year is a very special one for the Club as President Svetlana will induct three new members that evening. We very much look forward to welcoming them!
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07
Jan.

District Quiz Night - 2nd Round

After the success in the first round, the Club will play a second round with the RC Hanwell & Northfields. Go, RC Chelsea!
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04
Feb.

District Quiz - 3rd Round

This Tuesday 4 February, we look forward to hosting members of the eClub for the 3rd ROUND of the ROTARY QUIZ. Assistant Governor West, Francis Uwaechi, will be our Quiz Master on this occasion. The...
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11
Feb.

Visit from Rotary Club of Passau-Dreiflüsse

We look forward to welcoming a delegation from the Rotary Club of Passau-Dreiflüsse at our meeting.
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11
Mar.

Council Meeting - 11 March 2014


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26
Mar.

Spring Concert - Birgit Beer


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08
Apr.

Council Meeting - 8 April 2014


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15
Apr.

Regular Meeting - Tue 15 April


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22
Apr.

Meeting cancelled - 22 April - Happy Easter!


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29
Apr.

Regular Meeting - Tue 29 April


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06
May

Regular Meeting - Tue 6 May


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09
May

Visit to Berlin - RC Berlin Gendarmenmarkt celebrates


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13
May

Council Meeting and AGM - Tue 13 May


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20
May

Regular Meeting - Tue 20 May


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23
May

RHS Chelsea Flower Show - Fri 23 May 2014


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27
May

Regular Meeting - Tue 27 May


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31
May

Visit of Chelsea Club to The Chateau du Clos de Vougeot, Burgundy, France

La Soiree Rotarienne d'amitie internationale - Visit to our sister club at The Rotary Club of Beaune

Chelsea Rotarians travel to Beaune in Burgundy for the 25th year of Beaune Rotary...
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03
Jun.

Regular Meeting with Speaker on Tue 3 June

Sculptor Ian Edwards talks about the creation process of his artworks. http://www.ianedwardsstudios.co.uk/
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05
Jun.

SWISS CONCERT at the Swiss Ambassadors’ Residence

A very special evening of music and song at the Swiss Ambassadors’ Residence

The Rotary Club of Chelsea is honoured to be hosted by the Ambassador of Switzerland to the United Kingdom...
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10
Jun.

Council Meeting - Tue 10 June


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17
Jun.

Regular Meeting - Tue 17 June


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24
Jun.

Regular Meeting - Tue 24 June - Closing accounts


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01
Jul.

Regular Meeting - Tue 1 June


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08
Jul.

PRESIDENTIAL HANDOVER - Tue 8 July

The Presidential Handover will take place on Tuesday, the 8th of July at the Cadogan Hotel.
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11
Jul.

Visit to Passau (Germany) - RC Passau Dreiflüssestadt celebrates Handover

In July 2014 RC Chelsea sent a delegation to our friends from the Bavarian RC Passau-Dreiflüssestadt to celebrate their handover. The celebration dinner took place in a picturesque part of the...
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22
Jul.

Extension Award for RC Chelsea!

Assistant District Governor Francis Uwaechi awards Chelsea Rotary Club President George with an for Membership Development and Extension Award for Past President's Svetlana's presidency in 2013/4.
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29
Jul.

Last meeting at the Cadogan Hotel

The Club meets on 29 July, for the last time at The Cadogan Hotel in Chelsea. The hotel will close for many months for a major refurbishment. This has occasioned the need, to find alternative dinner...
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05
Aug.

NO MEETING on Tue 5 August


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06
Aug.

Joint meeting with RC Kensington

Wednesday 6 August - a joint meeting with the Rotary Club of Kensington at RCK's venue.
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12
Aug.

BBC PROMS on Tue 12 August

IMPORTANT!!! No regular dinner meeting this evening!

The Club is visiting the 'BBC Proms' at the Royal Albert Hall. The ticket price will be matched by members to collect for the...
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19
Aug.

Tue 19 August - meeting at the Gore Hotel.

On Tuesday 19 August the Club meets at the Gore Hotel, 190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, London, SW7 5EX.

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26
Aug.

Tue 26 August - meeting at the Strathmore Hotel.

On Tuesday 26 August the Club meets at the Strathmore Hotel, 41 Queens Gate Gardens, London, SW7 5NB.

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09
Sep.

Tue 9 September - meeting at the Gore Hotel

On Tuesday 9 September the Club meets at the Gore Hotel, 190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, London, SW7 5EX. For more information: more

16
Sep.

Regular Meeting on Tue 16 September

Regular Meeting on Tue 16 September
Today the Club meets at the Gore Hotel, 190 Queen\'s Gate, London SW7 5EX. more

23
Sep.

Club Council on Tue 23 September

Club Council on Tue 23 September

Visitors are welcome to have a dinner with us. The second part of the evening, the Council Meeting after dinner, is for members only.
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30
Sep.

Regular Meeting on Tue 30 September

On Tuesday 30 September the Club meets at 6.30 p.m. for 6.45 p.m. at the Gore Hotel, 190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, London, SW7 5EX. For more information: more

07
Oct.

Regular Meeting on 7 October

On Tuesday 7 October the Club meets at the Gore Hotel, 190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, London, SW7 5EX. For more information: more

14
Oct.

Regular Meeting on 14 October

On Tuesday 14 October the Club meets at 6.30 p.m. for 6.45 p.m. at the Gore Hotel, 190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, London, SW7 5EX. For more information: more

21
Oct.

Council Meeting on Tue 21 October

On Tuesday 14 October the Club meets at 6.30 p.m. for 6.45 p.m. at the Gore Hotel, 190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, London, SW7 5EX. For more information: more

28
Oct.

Civic Dinner with Mayor and Mayoress on Tue 28 October

more details about this traditional annual event follow soon
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29
Oct.

Visiting the Imperial War Museum with Chelsea Pensioners

On the 29th of October the Club visits the Imperial War Museum (IWM) WWI Exhibition with a small group of RH Chelsea Pensioners. Lambeth Road, London SE1 6HZ. Further details TBC
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06
Jan.

First action in 2015 - Quiz Night round II.

Tomorrow’s meeting will be the RIBI 2nd round Quiz Night and RC Hanwell and Northfields kindly hosts our Club in Ealing. All members are welcome to join and cheer on the Quiz Team. Please contact...
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13
Jan.

Council Meeting - 13 January 2015

The first official meeting of the year 2015 in our regular venue, the Gore Hotel, is the Council Meeting. Visitors are welcome to have a dinner with us. The second part of the evening, the Council...
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17
Mar.

Council Meeting on Tue 17 March 2015

The monthly Council Meeting takes place at our regular venue: the Gore Hotel.
Visitors are welcome to have a dinner with us. The second part of the evening, the Council Meeting after dinner,...
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23
Mar.

Visit to RC New Malden

RC Chelsea visits RC New Malden on Monday, March 23rd.
The meeting takes place at The Malden Golf Course, Traps Lane, New Malden, Surrey, KT3 4RS at 6.15pm. There is a bus stop next to the...
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01
Apr.

Visit to RC Kensington

The Club will be hosted by RC Kensington on Wednesday April 1st at 7.00 pm.
They meet at: The Vanderbilt Hotel, Cromwell Road, London, SW7. Nearest tube station: Gloucester Road.
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07
Apr.

Speaker Event: Hana Tiller on Cancer and Leukaemia in Childhood (CLIC)

Tuesday April 7th will be a regular club meeting that will have Hana Tiller coming to speak about CLIC - Cancer and Leukaemia in Childhood - and about her parachute jump she did to fund raise for...
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26
May

Change of venue for the Council Meeting on 26 May 2015

The meeting takes place at the Pelham Hotel, 15 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London SW7 2LA just outside South Kensington tube station.
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03
Jun.

Joint Meeting with RC Kensington on Wed 3 June 2015

This is the last joint meeting with the RC Kensington in the Rotary year 2014/2015.
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06
Jun.

‘LIGHT UP ROTARY' e-CONCERT

Saturday June 6th, 1900 GMT

On June 6th, the Rotary International 2015 convention will be mid way through its global handover event in Sao Paolo where President Gary C.K. Huang will...
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09
Jun.

Speaker on Tue 9 June - Mona Lisa on defining yourself

Mona Lisa, author and member of the Rotary Club of Westminster East, will speak on her new book 'Define Yourself' which was published by Filament Publishing in February, 2015.
Please see...
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30
Jun.

Presidential Handover

The Rotary year 2014/2015 is culminating in a celebration of the past President and the inauguration of the new.
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