Rotary Club of Southsea Castle

People living in and around Portsmouth, making a positive difference

Since 1988, Rotary Club of Southsea Castle has brought local people together - people with purpose, energy and time - to make our community and the wider world better.

Rotary Club of Southsea Castle are always looking for like-minded people to join us.

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Our work is nearly all local, usually small projects, helping local organisations, people and the environment.  We do what we can!  And it's great to receive feedback and support from the residents of Portsmouth, affirming our belief in the goodness of humanity.

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2021 "Bubble Rush" Naomi House

Spend the morning assisting the organisers of the 2021 Bubble Rush event.  This involves stewarding the various "Bubble Stations", encouraging participants and helping people as required, to complete the course and enjoy the day.


Volunteers Required: 7



2021 Midnight Walk Marshalling

To assist Naomi House by providing the midnight hours marshalling of their annual Midnight Walks from Salisbury to Winchester (and back for the hardy ones).  This event raises funds and awareness for Naomi House.  Our role is to marshall...

Volunteers Required: 4



Hope for Hasti

The club will raise awareness of this epic trek by alerting all Rotary Clubs along Chris's route.

The club will stay in contact with Hasti's family during the event, to offer what support we can.


Volunteers Required: 2



Portsmouth News column

A half-page column the first Friday of every month July 2021 to June 2022 with three topics each column on rotary in general, environment and specific club. Help with ideas and content will be appreciated from club members. This is a Group 7 initi...

Volunteers Required: 1



Refurbishment of NHS Beach Hut

To redecorate and renovate inside on No 8 beach hut, used by our local NHS services.  This is on Southsea seafront, opposite Coffee Cup. Following site inspection, the work was been planned out, materials sourced (including preparation and pa...

Volunteers Required: 6



Walkathon for End Polio

​Walking so the world can run.

A challenge laid down by Ian, our Rotary Foundation officer, to all members to walk a marathon distance (26 miles) before 2020 Christmas Eve.  Ideally seeking sponsorship by friends and family to t...

Volunteers Required: 7