Folkestone Channel Rotary Club is very pleased to announce that a new Rotaract Club has been established in Bristol. Nicoleta Suruceanu who, in 2021, was a founder member and Treasurer of the Interact Club at Earlscliffe Sixth Form College in Folkestone, set up with the help of Channel Rotary for youngsters up to age 18. Nicoleta is now a student at Bristol University and was so impressed by her Interact experience that she set out to establish a Rotaract Club there.
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11th February 1932 to 11th February 2022
On a beautiful Spring day, President Doreen Cooke-Davies and the members of the Folkestone Inner Wheel Club met on February 11th at the top of the Zig Zag Path on the Leas to celebrate 90 memorable years of service in the Folkestone community.
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Channel’s Valentines night was held at Waterfront Bar and Grill in Hythe on Wednesday with over sixty people joining us to celebrate this great traditional evening. The only formalities on this occasion was handing out a red rose to every lady attending. It was a fun evening with good food, wine and company.
Friday 11th March – 7.30pm
Come and join us and show support for the homeless at a really worthwhile fund raiser being held at Three Hills Sports Park in Folkestone. Gather your sponsors and make them pay for YOU to sleep out!!! For more information contact Joe Sullivan – firstname.lastname@example.org
Or……… you can donate to this worthy cause by visiting our Just Giving Page at
A social evening with a frugal supper followed by the sleep-out under cardboard wigwams/tents/ supplied by DS Smith – chips later. Coffee and tea provided through the night. A light breakfast too!
The event is supported by Academy Fm, DS Smith, Streetz 2 Streetz and McDonalds
Age UK South Kent Coast was delighted to receive our donation. During the winter months, demand for support from the elderly in our area – for shopping, food parcels, collecting prescriptions and hot meal delivery – has continued to increase as have enquiries about where older people can obtain additional financial support in these difficult times.
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