A talk on Suffragettes / Suffragists
A very interesting talk last night by Andrew Finch on Suffragettes and Suffragists. We were also delighted to welcome two visitors; Elisabetta Alborghetti from the Rotary Club of Milano-Precotto/San Michele, district 2041 and Yogesh Shah a Roteractor from Mumbai who is currently studying for his Master’s degree at Cardiff Metropolitan University. Our president Mansel Thomas also joined the meeting by video conference from Portugal where he is on holiday.
Presentation to Parkinson’s UK
Last night we were delighted to welcome Bethan Palfrey of Parkinson’s UK to our meeting. Martin Edwards presented Bethan with a cheque for £1,000. Parkinson’s UK was Martin’s nominated charity last year when he was President.
Presentation of a cheque for £600 by Martin Edwards to Cheryl George, Community Fundraiser for Alzheimers Cymru. The money was raised by the Radyr Festival Concert with Cantorion Creigiau organised by the club.
Emergency Medicine Centre Official Opening
Last year with the other Rotary Clubs in Cardiff, Barry & Dinas Powis we undertook a joint project to raise funds for the Emergency Medicine Centre at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff. Our Immediate Past President Martin Edwards attended the official opening.
Incoming President Mansel Thomas receiving the President’s Jewel
Mansel Thomas receiving a Paul Harris Fellowship
Martin Edwards receiving his Past President’s Jewel
Sue Finch receiving the President Elect Jewel
Mansel, Angela Gorman & Ann-Marie (Ablett) – Co Presidents of RC Llanishen, Sue Finch and Martin Edwards