The awards ceremony for the The Young Designer Competition 2016 took place on 18th June at De Montfort University. 35 entrants competed for the first prize of a full year’s mentoring from staff at DMU.
Every year, in June, the club takes a large group of disabled children for a day out at Wicksteed Park, Kettering. The event is supported by most other clubs in District 1070 and the park is full of happy smiling faces,the children playing on the swings and roundabouts, riding on the miniature railway, watershoot, ... More
This year’s candidate is Emily Butson seen below with District Governor, Tim Tucker(left) and our own Chris Saul. Emily will be giving us a talk on her experiences later in the year. The whole RYLA group are shown below, plus a view of the boats on Graffam Water. More
How do you get 130 children to abandon their mobiles for the day?
Leicester Grammar School paid hosts to the 2ndannual technology tournament organised by the Rotary Club of Leicester on the 26th February 2016.
The event was thrown open to nine Leicestershire schools to send students studying design to test their mental ... More
The competition took place in April and pictured below is the District Governor accompanied by our team from Leicester High School for girls at the Regional Final. More
Members who volunteer to assist at Sailability at Watermead Country Park spent the morning learning the correct ways of moving and handling handicapped sailors in and out of the special dinghies. Mosaic provides disability services and the Sailability project aims to give disabled people the opportunity to sail a dinghy or ... More
On the 21st February 2018, Leicester Rotary organised a Technology Tournament, kindly hosted by the Leicester Grammar School, Great Glen. There were 10 schools taking part, 10 from across the County, and from one just across the border, in Lincolnshire. There were 140 students, across key stage 3,4, and 5, and 12 ... More
Our Club junior entry, Sofia, received the trophy for the best instrumentalist in the District Young Musician Competition. This was judged against all the instrumental soloists of whatever age who entered the competition from across the whole District. Sofia went on to represent us at the Regional round, judged ... More
On the 16th.June 2018, some 60 or so students from schools across the City, County, Rutland,Northamptonshire and Lincolnshire gathered on campus at Leicester’s DeMontfort University to take part in the Rotary District 1070 finals of the Young Designer of the Year competition. Students have taken part in competitions ... More
The competition was held at Leicester High School for Girls on Saturday 10th October. The photos below show some of the mouth-watering exhibits and President Paul with the competitors. Thank you to Amanda Mansfield for giving up her time to act as judge on the day. More