Lord Hill Remembered

Susan Fairbairn spoke to the club about the varied and distinguished career of her father, Lord Hill of Luton. Born Charles Hill, in London, he lived most of his life in Harpenden where he fathered five children. He trained as…

Club earns top Rotary awar...

Club President David Nye (right) receives the Rotary Foundation Award from Assistant Governor Robert Ward, representing the Rotary District. Harpenden Village earned the award for giving more money than any other club last year to Rotary Foundation, Rotary International’s charity.…

Polio – Another triu...

Rotary and its Global Polio Eradication Initiative partners have announced that wild polio virus type 3  has been certified eradicated worldwide. This achievement means that two of the three wild polio strains have now been wiped out. Since 1985, Rotary’s…

Club unites with The Princ...

The Club has teamed with The Prince’s Trust to help struggling young people make something of their life. These 16- to 25-year-olds are not in employment, education or training and lack work skills, social skills and confidence. Since late 2018,…