Burnham-On-Sea Rotary Club elects its first lady President
Rotary Club has elected a lady President for the first time.
Having served as Vice-President and President Elect, Rotarian
Jane Gibbs has this week taken the chair as President for the
Jane has been an active member for almost 10 years and takes
over from President Bernard Raines who in his retiring speech
said that the club had enjoyed a wonderful year with many successful
events to benefit local and national charities.
Receiving her Presidential chain of office, Jane said: "I'm
looking forward to a great year. We have a good number of events
planned and will have lots of fun".
Burnham Rotary Club meets on Thursday evenings at 7.30pm in Burnham
& Berrow Golf Club, St Christopher's Way. The Club welcomes
new members - male and female.
Pictured: Rotary President Jane Gibbs and Immediate Past President
Bernard Raines (pic Mike Lang)