Rotary Logo-01

Current Rotarians

Famous Honorary Rotarians

Rotary has the trust and support of some of the world’s most recognised names including King Charles, Pope Francis, Bill Gates, Dolly Parton, Sir Edmund Hillary, Neil Armstrong, Thomas Edison, Sir Winston Churchill, John F Kennedy, Walt Disney, Pope Francis, Luciano Pavarotti and many more!

Club Structure 2023/24

President’s Team and Council

President – Peter Sale
Vice President – Paul Slimm
Secretary – David Wynn-Mackenzie
Treasurer – Win Harvey
Community & Vocational Chair – Genette Gale
International Chair – Steve Parsons
Attendance – Geoffrey Hughes
Past President – David Britton
Care and Welfare Officer – Trish Lever

Community & Vocational Committee

Genette Gale (chair),  Peter Sale (deputy chair)
Bernard Skam, William Moore, Steve Parsons, David Britton

International Committee

Steve Parsons (chair),  Andy Cole

Charity Cycle Ride – Paul Slimm (Chair)
Richard Shean, Guy Lowton, Martin Sayers, David Britton

Gold Hill Festival – David Britton
William Moore, David Wynn-Mackenzie, Bernard Skam, Geoffrey Hughes,
Trish Lever

Kids Out to Longleat Chair – Paul Whiteman (Chair)

Rotary Twinning (with Heerlen-Land van Rode) – Mike Farrow (Chair)
Tony Morgan, Phil Proctor, David Wynn-Mackenzie

Other Duties

PR Officer – Tim Cook
Business Partners – Tony Morgan
Social diary – Tim Cook
Club Service – Paul Slimm
Sergeant at Arms – Richard Shean
GDPR – David Wynn-Mackenzie

Members 2023/24

Hazel Kerr – Education

Win Harvey – Retail

Trish LeverCoach operator

David Wynn-MackenzieMedical Practitioner

Richard SheanBuilding & Construction

Paul SlimmQuantity Surveyor

Mike FarrowGarage Forecourt Sales

Paul WhitemanFinancial Adviser

Steve UdenPackaging Manufacturer

Eddie ClementsElectrical Contracting

Bernard Skam – B&B Proprietor

Martin SayersModular Buildings Industry

William Moore Ground Works/Construction

Tony Morgan Electrical Industry

Phil ProctorArchitect

Steve ParsonsFarming, Dairy

Tim CookBuilding Consultant

David BrittonEvent Equipment Hire

Genette GaleSolicitor

Peter SaleEducational Consultant

Andy ColeLocal Authority Administration

Associate Members

Sir John Stuttard – Former Lord Mayor of City of London

Stephen UdenCharity Fund Raiser

Corporate Members

Stalbridge Linen – Alan Mulholland

Operations Director

Tesco (Shaftesbury) – Jamie Denny

Store Manager

Pork Farms (Dorset Foods, Shaftesbury) – Agnieszka Montigel

PA to Managing Director Richard Ryder

Shaftesbury School/Academy Trust – Pending

Virginia Hayward – Sam Hayward

Managing Director

Wessex Group (Shaftesbury) – Simon Morgan


BV Dairy – Harry Cowan

Commercial Director

Honorary Members

Gerry Batten – Banking

Tony Davies – RAF

Berenice Deakin – Local Authority manager

Guy Lowton – Solicitor

Geoffrey HughesSpring & Wire Making

John WarnerConstruction – Roofing


September 30, 2024
“I am a member of Shaftesbury Rotary for fun and friendship while at the same time feeling I am doing something worthwhile for our community.”
Rotary Member
“My family business moved from London to Shaftesbury and Rotary was the ideal connection to enable my wife and me to become part of the community.”
Rotary Member
“I did like the openness of how Rotary works, nothing secretive, and the information was clear and positive with no hidden surprises.”
Rotary Member
“The rotary club provides a unique and fun way to do good for your local community and also raises money for major charities.”
Rotary Member
“I particularly warmed to the understanding that Rotarians recognised the priority of family, business and then Rotary in that order”
Rotary Member
“This was a unique opportunity in a small town to join a worldwide club and enjoy the company of Rotarians from so many different backgrounds”
Rotary Member
New Phillip