Category: Press

Remembrance Tree Appeal Exceeds Expectations

Drogheda Rotary Club are delighted to announce that their annual Remembrance Tree Appeal raised €6,800 for their on street collection in the week running up to Christmas.   All the funds will go to help local charities. Karl Allen President of the Drogheda Rotary… Continue Reading “Remembrance Tree Appeal Exceeds Expectations”

Remebrance Tree 2020

The Rotary Club of Drogheda’s annual remembrance fundraiser is scheduled to run over six days, from Thursday  17th December to Thursday  24th December 2020 In West St. Drogheda. It has been a regular sight in Drogheda over the past 13 years and has raised… Continue Reading “Remebrance Tree 2020”

Wonderful Support for Remembrance Tree

There was an overwhelming response from the people of Drogheda and visitors to the town for Drogheda Rotary Club’s fundraising Remembrance Tree in the lead up to Christmas.  The Annual event is in aid of local charities and Drogheda Rotary Club is now in… Continue Reading “Wonderful Support for Remembrance Tree”

Remembrance Tree Collection Starts

Drogheda Rotary Club  annal REMEMBRANCE TREE collection starts today.  From the 17th of December The REMEMBRANCE TREE collections will be in three locations in Drogheda. The primary one is on West Street at the spectacular town Christmas Tree outside St. Peter’s Church.  The other… Continue Reading “Remembrance Tree Collection Starts”

Remembrance Tree 2019

In the lead up to Christmas 2019, Drogheda Rotary Club’s REMEMBRANCE TREE will fundraise again for local charities, Over the last 12 years since it’s launch in 2007, the REMEMBRANCE TREE has given in excess of €145,000 to local charities. This year Meals on… Continue Reading “Remembrance Tree 2019”


Katie McArdle, a student of Greenhills College Drogheda and Inez Murray, Loretto Grammar School Newry, will travel to Strasbourg on a six day team building trip sponsored by Rotary In Ireland. They are joint winners in the the regional finals of Rotary Youth Leadership… Continue Reading “ROTARY YOUTH LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT COMPETITION 2019”

Gift For Childrens Ward

A new Fabian Therapy Continuous Positive Airways Pressure (nCPAP) machine has arrived onto the Children’s Ward of Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital thanks to the Drogheda Rotary Club. The Rotary Club donated over €11,000 for the purchase of the essential piece of equipment which… Continue Reading “Gift For Childrens Ward”

Robert Taylor Inaugurated as President for 2019/20

Local solicitor Robert Taylor was initiated as president of Drogheda Rotary Club by Karl Allen the outgoing president at the Club’s weekly Monday lunch in the Westcourt Hotel. Robert is maintaining the family traditions of the Taylor family.  His father Brian Taylor and his… Continue Reading “Robert Taylor Inaugurated as President for 2019/20”

Jonathan Shakelton Rotary Lunch Speaker 20th May 2019

Jonathan Shakelton author and historian will speak at the Monday lunch of Rotary Club Drogheda on 20th May 2019 at 12:45.   This promises to be an exceptional occasion and Drogheda Rotary Club is delighted to be hosting the event.   Jonathan will speak… Continue Reading “Jonathan Shakelton Rotary Lunch Speaker 20th May 2019”

Drogheda Rotary Annual Golf Classic 2019

Drogheda Rotary Golf Classic 2019 tees off on Friday, 14th June  2019, at the internationally renowned championship County Louth Golf Club  at 11:00.  This is the 25th anniversary of the event. In the last eight years 44 different local charities have benefited to the tune… Continue Reading “Drogheda Rotary Annual Golf Classic 2019”