DG Blog 29th July 2019

Youth Videos.

Our new Youth videos which had a great reception at the Youth Showcase have now been loaded onto YouTube and can be accessed as follows RYLA  YouTu.be/Maa9ZO042gY and Breakthrough YouTu.be/18C_GT32ywA.


This week I visited Taunton Vale, currently the largest club in the District, that meets at the County Cricket Ground.  They have just started a Satellite Breakfast Business Networking club – now there is an idea.

My visit to Wrington Vale coincided with the Presentation Evening for their Young Artist Competition that attracted over eighty entrants. They now meet at Barley Wood which has a superb view from the dining room.


Yeovil Hospital Breast Care Unit

Pauline Bland is putting on a “GinDig” for the Breast Care Unit. The ticket price is £10 with £5 to the charity and the rest for a burger and salad. Tickets from Pauline on pauline.bland@icloud.com  Or from the pub.


Well done to the following clubs on their recruitment of 21 new members

Bathavon 3, Burnham-on-Sea 3, Chelwood Bridge 1, Crewkerne District 1, Dorchester Poundbury 1, Frome 1, Island & Royal Manor of Portland 1, Midsomer Norton & Radstock 1, Taunton Vale 1,Wellington 1, Weymouth 7.

Do not forget to apply for a membership development grant for your club to help with recruitment activities.

District Forum 14 September

Your feedback has been listened to and the format of the next Forum is changing to give precedence to networking and breakout groups.

District Conference 11-13 October

Only ten weeks to go, so if you want a room in the hotel book soon. I do not think it has anything to do with helicopter manufacturing, but the hotel has changed its name to the snappy “Leonardo Royal Grand Harbour Hotel”.



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