March 9th:Our first biannual "Jazz
at the Queens Hall" of 2018, with
Tickets £12.00 available from Adcocks; reservations 01953 884224.
17th; Our Annual GRAND QUIZ will take place at the Wells Cole
Teams of 4 (max), £8.00 per person (incl Fish & Chips supper). Start
Enquiries & table reservations: Pat Murphy
- 01953 498164
Profits from both the above events go
into Watton Rotary Club's Trust Fund for distribution to worthy
causes - locally, nationally and internationally.
We were pleased to entertain a
Rotary Scholar from Connecticut studying at the UEA, Paige Hamilton,
gave a fascinating insight into her studies and associated travel
taking her into contact with many types of refugee.
meeting of 8th February Tal Williams, an EACH senior fundraiser,
outlined the deficiencies of their rented and old listed building,
Quidenham Hall, which has been their headquarters and residential
facility for over 25 years. Work has now started on the replacement,
known as "The Nook", at Framingham Earl. £7.5M of the £10M cost has
already been raised but, meanwhile, the charity still has to raise
the daily running costs; we thanked Tal with a cheque for £200