When disaster strikes...

When disasters like earthquakes or floods occur across the world Rotary is always quick to respond by sending survival kits like ShelterBoxes to the scene. The kit includes a family-size tent, cooking utensils and other life essentials.

Rotary in Harpenden set aside money raised by their events to meet the cost and transportation of the ShelterBoxes. As they are handled by local Rotarians and other trusted agencies we are confident that they are reaching the people who desperately need them.

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Classics – ‘a fabulous day’

Back to our normal slot at the end of July, the 28th Classics on the Common, organised by Rotary in Harpenden, drew crowds in their thousands to see a spectacular array of more than 1000 classic cars, scooters and motorbikes, including the largest vehicle we’ve ever had.

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Young Photographer Competition

This is an opportunity for young people to explore photography over the Summer, Autumn and early Winter, on the theme of “The Beauty of Architecture”, making the most of the photo opportunities that local and far flung places give, and the variety of light qualities that the changing seasons offer.

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‘Classics’ on Video

Treat yourself to a fascinating 13 minutes watching hundreds of yesteryear’s classic vehicles – cars, motorbikes, and scooters – assemble on Harpenden Common for the annual Classics on the Common show.

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