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Patrick Cregg MBE is President for 2020/21

Patrick Cregg MBE is President for 2020/21

| August 19, 2020

The Rotary Club of Bangor is pleased to announce that Patrick Cregg MBE is our new President for 2020/21, receiving his chain from Past President Bill Aiken in a socially-distanced exchange. Taking office in July, Patrick will lead the Club through what promises to be a challenging year as we – along with the rest […]

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Bangor Rotary welcomes new Honorary Member

Bangor Rotary welcomes new Honorary Member

| February 18, 2020

The Rotary Club of Bangor welcomed its most recent Honorary Member, Morrell Murphy at a recent meeting of the Club. Morrell, who has been a regular contributor to the Annual Remembrance Day event hosted by the Club, is a Royall Naval Veteran who served on a number of warships dring the Second World War. He […]

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Christmas hooley at Bangor Rotary

Christmas hooley at Bangor Rotary

| January 6, 2020

Rotarians and Friends enjoyed enough Turkey and Ham along with Christmas Pudding to choke a donkey at the annual Christmas Hooley held at Bangor Golf Club. Sharing cracker jokes of varying levels of humour and groan and exchanging cards and small gifts made for a great start to the holiday season. December President Gavin Walker […]

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Bangor Rotary supports fight against arthritis at Charity Breakfast

Bangor Rotary supports fight against arthritis at Charity Breakfast

| October 23, 2019

Bangor Rotary welcomed over 130 guests to their Annual Charity Breakfast at the Bangor Golf Club today. Welcoming the guests, President Stephen Connolly thanked them for their ongoing support of the work of the Club and invited them to consider joining us in our local, national and international charity work. Guests included Alderman Bill Keery, […]

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District Governor visits Bangor Rotary

District Governor visits Bangor Rotary

| October 10, 2019

Bangor Rotarians turned out in force to help President Stephen Connolly welcome the visit of this year’s District Governor, William Cross. A member of the Rotary Club of Larne, William congratulated the Club members on all of the work they had undertaken in the past year, and that planned for this. William ecouraged us to […]

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The Andrews Family visits Bangor Rotary

The Andrews Family visits Bangor Rotary

| June 13, 2019

Jane Morrice and President Ian Wilson were amongst the Rotarians who welcomed Johnny and Tommy  Andrews to Bangor. Comber’s Andrews Family visited Bangor Rotary in some numbers when father Johnny, son Tommy and cousin Jeremy outlined the influence the family has had on Irish history since the late 1800’s. From the United Irishmen to the Governments […]

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Bangor Rotarians celebrate St Patrick’s Day

Bangor Rotarians celebrate St Patrick’s Day

| March 15, 2019

Bangor Rotarians and friends enjoyed an outstanding evening of food and fun at their recent St Patrick’s Day Dinner held at the impressive Birches Restaurant at SERC in Bangor. Seldom has so much green been gathered in one place in Bangor!  

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Rotary fights against scams

Rotary fights against scams

| March 1, 2019

President Ian Wilson and members of the Rotary Club of Bangor welcomed Richard Gill from Ulster Bank to talk to them about the danger of scams and how to protect themselves, their families and their friends against the growing scourge.  

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Patrick Cregg is President-Elect for Bangor Rotary

Patrick Cregg is President-Elect for Bangor Rotary

| January 31, 2019

Patrick Cregg MBE, Director of the Woodland Trust, has been handed his chain of office as President-Elect from Bangor Rotary President, Ian Wilson. Patrick will take over from Ian as President from July 1 2019.

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Star Singers raise the roof at Bangor Rotary

Star Singers raise the roof at Bangor Rotary

| January 31, 2019

Bangor’s Star Singers performed at the Bangor Rotary Club to help chase away those January blues. Led by conductor Ken Perry the choir shared a varied programme of toe-tappers and well-known pieces. Rotarian Margaret Francey is a member

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