Accomplished entrepreneur, Karl Fitzpatrick, was announced as a recipient of a coveted Paul Harris Fellowship award at last Monday’s meeting of the Rotary Club of Wexford. The Paul Harris Fellowship Award is one of the highest honours Rotary can bestow upon an individual. The presentation of Paul Harris Fellow recognition is the Rotary Foundation’s way.. read more →

23 Feb 2018
February 23, 2018

History of the Rotary Bell

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In 1922, U.S. Rotarians organized an attendance contest; the challenge was that the losing clubs would join in giving the winning club a prize.  The Rotary Club of New York City was declared the winner and to them was awarded as a prize a bell from a popular patrol boat, which was placed on wood.. read more →

Last Monday 19th February Paula Ronan of the Wexford Food Family presented to the Rotary Club of Wexford on what the Wexford food industry is and is worth to the county and the region She also encouraged all of us to shop and eat locally! read more →

Speaking at today’s Rotary meeting, Sean Kinsella of the St Vincent de Paul and St Bridgets Centre Thank you to Sean for giving us such an interesting insight into all the voluntary work that he continues to do around Wexford. Sean is over 80 years young and is an inspiration to everybody in terms of.. read more →

In a competition, which recognises and celebrates Wexford’s youngest leaders, Gia Simmons, a student at the Loreto Secondary School in Wexford, has been announced as the winner of the 2017 Rotary Club of Wexford’s Youth Leadership Development Competition.   Following entries from more than 60 students across the county, a representative for each of the.. read more →

Garth Arnold, District Governor of Rotary Ireland, recently visited Wexford.  Maura Bell, President of the Rotary Club of Wexford, was delighted to have the opportunity to showcase Wexford to Garth and indeed to introduce him to the Members of the local club.  Over 40 members attended lunch in the Riverbank House Hotel where they enjoyed.. read more →

The Rotary Club of Wexford was presented with a Manchester United jersey by Wexford woman Teresa Grant when she visited us some months ago.  Teresa runs Trafford Council in Manchester and she made a very interesting presentation to Rotarians on what her job as Chief Executive entails and the interesting places it has taken her… read more →

The Rotary Club of Wexford were delighted to accept two certificates in recognition of the work undertaken by its Members. The District Governor presented a Silver Club Citation in recognition of our commitment to  helping to serve others and our efforts both locally and nationally on behalf of Rotary Ireland. The second presentation was a.. read more →

The Rotary Club of Wexford are delighted to welcome new President, Maura Bell.  Maura proudly accepted the Chains of Office from Niall Reck at a dinner which was held at the Irish National Heritage Park last Friday,  23rd June.  Niall stepped down after a very successful Presidency which saw the Club go from strength to.. read more →

06 Dec 2016
December 6, 2016

Christmas Greeting from Wexford

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Rotary Wexford’s Annual Club Christmas Dinner Party  took place on Friday, 2nd December in the Talbot Wexford.  Attended by Club Members, their spouses/partners and invited guests, it proved to be a great evening of seasonal merriment, excellent food and drink, wonderful entertainment and lots of good after dinner stories. Niall Reck, President of Wexford Rotary,.. read more →