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President 2022/23 Paul Spaven’s Welcome Letter

Thank you for taking the time to look at or website. It should give you a flavour of the wide range of events and activities that you could be a part of.
This club is fun and informal but with a clear purpose of enabling each of our members to ‘put something back’ into our community – not just in Bristol, but around the world. As John F. Kennedy said in his inaugural address, “Ask not what your country can do for you – […]
By |2022-08-08T13:06:02+00:00August 5, 2022|Club News|0 Comments

KIDSOUT 2022 at Cattle Country


KidsOut is a Rotary charity, started by Rotary and run by Rotary. Lady Grantchester of the Moore’s family and owners of Littlewoods, suggested to the Rotary Club in Kingston, where she lived, that they take disadvantaged children on a day out. She approached Rotarians Peter Jarvis and Graham Child about the idea. A deal was struck, and in 1990 the Kingston Rotary Club and Kingston Littlewoods store organised an outing for 200 children […]

By |2022-08-05T18:27:39+00:00August 5, 2022|Projects|0 Comments

Meet Our New Members

Bristol Breakfast Club welcomes Cassie and Elaine

New member Cassie Grigg (third from left), who joined Bristol Breakfast Rotary Club today is pictured here with, from the left recent new member Elaine Milne, who gave an excellent talk about the use of Lego clubs in schools to build confidence outside the classroom, Doug Karson, also a fairly recent new member, who ran Bristol’s first “Art Live” fundraiser in March, Tony Hughes, who introduced Cassie to the group, Paul Spaven the current President and […]

By |2022-08-05T13:08:43+00:00July 20, 2022|Club News, Speakers|0 Comments

Getting Aid to where it is needed in Ukraine

All of us have been moved by the pictures being sent from Ukraine and the surrounding countries and the stories being told of tragedy and bravery; the separation of wives and children from the men who say to fight. We all want to do something to help and make a difference quickly.

One […]

Club Projects in Nepal

On 3 November 2021,ColinShurrock gave an update to the Club of a number of projects that have been undertaken by the Club since 2010. The event included reports from Bhagrathi Yogi and Binod Koirala of the Pokhara Fishtail Rotary Club.

0.00     Start – Colin Shurrock of Bristol Breakfast Rotary Club gives back to Nepal

2.11     Bhagrathi Yogi, Multimedia journalist formerly with the BBC summarises some of the challenges faced by Nepal

7.16     Binod […]

By |2022-03-03T18:50:37+00:00February 20, 2022|Club News, Projects, Speakers|0 Comments

Rotary Art Live!

Bristol Breakfast Rotary Club is proud to present this fantastic evening of art and entertainment whilst raising money for Bristol Mind and other Rotary Charities.

On Thursday, March 10th from 7pm-9pm at the Galleries Shopping Centre, BS1 3XD, Broadmead Bristol, we welcome 4 painters for a unique night of live painting and music that will be a blast for all audiences.

Painters can use any medium they like, paint on any canvas they […]

By |2022-02-08T08:41:46+00:00February 8, 2022|Events|0 Comments

Golf Day Fundraiser

Our Golf Day Fundraiser in October 2021

On a lovely sunny and mild October Friday, 12 teams of 4 players competed for the Keith-Bowry Claret Cup in the Bristol Breakfast Rotary Charity Golf Day.  The course at Henbury Golf Club was in excellent condition and everyone seemed to enjoy the opportunity to meet up with some old and new friends whilst playing a round of golf, followed by a delicious lunch.

In addition to the main Team Stableford competition, golfers competed for […]
By |2021-10-31T14:55:40+00:00October 31, 2021|Club News, Projects|0 Comments

Club Updates Q4 2021

Quarterly Club Update: News & Events from Our Committees

This year’s current president Derrick Royall, pictured left on a volunteer project in Nepal, held a quarterly update at this morning’s breakfast meeting. Each committee gave an update on their projects and activities.

In brief, the points were:

1. Have some fun!

2.Return to normality

3.Find the right home

4.Help with Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic

5.21st Century Rotary

New Year, New Direction, New Venue

As a club, we’ve felt the effects of the […]

By |2021-10-31T18:13:29+00:00October 12, 2021|Club News, Projects|0 Comments

Water Survival Box

Water Survival Box

Bristol Breakfast Rotary Club has for many years supported the charity, Water Survival Box, which is the initiative of one of our neighbouring clubs, the Rotary Club of Chelwood Bridge. Its primary purpose is to provide a means of purifying water for the benefit of families that survive natural or man-made disasters. It was developed out of work undertaken at the time of the Asian Tsunami in 2004 and a […]

By |2022-08-05T13:32:02+00:00July 14, 2021|Donations Requested, Projects|0 Comments



Bristol Breakfast Rotary Club invite you to an illustrated talk by Huw Cordey, Series Producer for the BBC’s ‘A Perfect Planet’, to be given on zoom at 5.45pm for 6.00pm on Friday 7th May. We are thrilled that Huw has agreed to give this talk to raise money for the Avon Wildlife Trust and other Rotary charities. He will be talking about Volcanoes and their effect on wildlife and will answer your questions.

The […]

By |2021-04-28T14:50:52+00:00April 20, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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