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We launch our first Interact Club

de Stafford School is delighted to announce the launch of a new Interact Club sponsored by the local Caterham Rotary Club. On Wednesday 8th June Rotary District Youth Services Chairman Michael Hart presented the official Rotary Charter to Interact Club President Harmony Dawson in a special ceremony which also included Harmony receiving a chain of office…

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Caterham Rotary Youth Leadership Award for local student.

Harry Ford a Year 11 pupil at de Stafford School Caterham was recently sponsored by us  for The Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA) as part of our investment in the future of young people. He attended a week’s residential seminar during the Easter holidays organised by Rotary and run by professional activity instructors in a specialised environment.…

Caterham Rotary Club link up with Prostate Cancer UK

Utilising the local Waitrose Caterham Community Matters monthly green token scheme has enabled us  to raise £350 towards Prostate Cancer UK. During last Thursday’s lunchtime meeting at Surrey National Golf Club  President Mike O’Reilly presented Prostate Cancer UK’s local volunteer representative Barry Cogdell with a cheque. (Barry is also a member of the Rotary Club…

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Bunnies at the Ready!

  Date: Sunday  20th March 2016 Place: Queens Park, Caterham on the Hill. Our bunny mascot, Snuggles welcomed nearly four hundred people to the ninth annual Easter Bunny runs at Queens Park Caterham.  Every finisher in the Bunny 1K Fun Run and the 5K Race received an Easter Egg. North Downs Hospital also gave all…

Essay competition – Prix de la Paix – produces high quality entries

Four local senior schools took part this year in our annual Essay competition (Prix de la Paix) namely Woldingham, Warlingham, Caterham and de Stafford. The basis of the competition was that each school had its own winner.   The winners received a monetary Award of £100 plus a  Rotary Winners  certificate. All participants received a Rotary certificate of commendation for taking part in…