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Oxford United continue their support
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Oxford United continue their support

Oxford United’s new logo for the 2018-2019 season Once again I must thank Peter Rhoades-Brown and the Club for another fantastic donation of kit last week which we will get to Freetown ASAP. Also in their match day programme on July 21st they ran an article regarding their support of […]

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Some photos from the various projects associated with Alan’s work. Click to enlarge.

Alan’s Photos
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Alan’s Photos

Banbury Rotarian Alan Wolstencroft, has been presented with Rotary International’s highest honour for an individual Rotarian, the Service Above Self Award. The award was made in recognition of Alan’s charitable work in Sierra Leone and South Africa.

Water Projects – Dec 2017
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Water Projects – Dec 2017

Banbury International Community School I am really pleased to report that the installation of the water well at the school was completed this week and all that remains is for a gate to be fitted on the entrance. I must extend my sincere thanks to Nicola Wilkinson who co-ordinated the […]

The Importance of Rotary Grants – Nov 2017
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The Importance of Rotary Grants – Nov 2017

Grants are available for 6 Rotary “areas of focus” Over the past 8 years my projects have benefitted from several grants within the Education & Literacy and Water & Sanitation categories. Grants are given on a “matched funding” basis currently up to a maximum of £1,500. Grants are not available […]

Active Projects – Oct 2017
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Active Projects – Oct 2017

On Friday 6th October I had the pleasure of speaking at the school’s Harvest Festival in St Helens Church in front of 400 children and about 250 parents. I had previously visited the school in May, speaking at their Africa Awareness Day and as a result of their efforts we […]

Gardens,School Fees and Soccer Kit
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Gardens,School Fees and Soccer Kit

Reading Abbey Rotary Club In July I gave a presentation to the Club and explained that there are 14 children at Calvary School who cannot afford to pay their school fees. At the end of the evening 3 Rotarians each gave me £30 to sponsor a child for a years […]

Active Projects – August 2017
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Active Projects – August 2017

Sierra Leone mudslides & flooding I am sure you are all aware of the terrible situation which hit Freetown a week ago and I would like to thank all of those who have contacted me to find out the situation in relation to the 4 school communities that I support. […]

Active Projects – July 2017
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Active Projects – July 2017

Fundraising for Sierra Leone & End Polio Now On Saturday 8th July, to celebrate the start of a new Rotary year, 200 people packed the theatre at Tudor Hall School, and saw a superb “West End” concert. Simon Adkins (originally from Banbury, currently the resident choreographer of 42nd St in […]