Clubs President Ken Rutherford

Welcomes You

To The Rotary Club Of
Strabane Lifford.


We meet on Wednesday at 1pm

Fir Trees Hotel

 Venue Address: Melmount Road, Strabane, Co. Tyrone.

Venue Phone:( 028 ) 7138 2382

All Visiting Rotarians Are Very Welcome.


Photo 1- Rotary Officers 2017/18 (Lt. to Rt.) John McCosker - Secretary,

Ken Rutherford - President, Harry Friar  Treasurer,

Colm Gallagher - past President.


Photo 2  Ken Rutherford receives his chain of office from

Colm Gallagher past president

Photo 3   President Ken and Joy Rutherford with Rotarians and guests

Photo 4 Presentation of cups & Trophies -
Harry Friar - Visitation Trophy, John McCosker - Rotarian of the year, Paul Crawford - Attendance Tankard

Photo  5  President Ken Rutherford with family & friends

(Lt to Rt.Front Row)  Mark Rutherford, Ken Rutherford, Joy

Rutherford & Matthew Rutherford.

(Lt. to Rt. back row) James & Dawn Wray & Renee & Ronnie


Photo  6   Past President Colm Gallagher receiving his past presidents

jewel from President Ken Rutherford.




Schools from the Choir Competition 2017




Colin Gallagher(Lt) President of Strabane Lifford Rotary Club, welcomes Peter Clampett (middle) as a new member to the club. Peter was a past President but left due to work commitments, Ken Rutherford (Rt.) his proposer.



Harry Friar

Rotaries Christmas Tree of Remembrance



Rrotary youth leadership awards 2016



Presentation by President Colm Gallagher of a cheque for £600 to  Grainne McGettigan regional fundraiser  of Cancer Care West. This Charity offers support to those affected by cancer - in counselling, practical classes and therapies - throughout the west including Donegal.

Photo - Cath McCay, Grainne McGettigan, Harry Friar, Mabel Crawford and Colm Gallagher





The death has occurred of:

Past President of the Strabane Lifford Rotary Club

November 2, 2016, peacefully, at Woodmount Nursing Home, late of 8 Greenlaw Drive, Ballymagorry, Strabane, (ex Postmaster Strabane), beloved husband of the late Lily (Gordon) and dear father of Elaine, Anne and the late Gil (Joe), loving grandfather of Sarah, Danielle, Sandie and Zara.






The annual McCay Bridge Tournament in St. Pats Hall 2016.

Photo 1 - Rtn Aodh McCay, President Rtn. Colm Gallagher, Cathleen McCay Sponsor, Eric McNicholl Tournament Organiser, Rtn. Maurice Simms

Photo 2 - Winner of the McCay Memorial Bridge Cup - Jim O'Sullivan/Mary Duffy (Letterkenny)

Photo 3 - Runner up - Sean McNutt/John McClenaghan ( Buncrana)

Photo 4 - Michael McLaughlin/Sean McGinley

Change Over Night 2016

Photo 1 - Rotary Change over - Aodh McCay (out going President) handing over chain of office to incoming President Colm Gallagher.
Photo 2 - Entertainment at Rotary Dinner in the Fir Trees Hotel to Rotarians and guests - Martin Gallen gave an interesting talk on the history, make up and playing of the Uilleann pipes - Ireland National pipes.
Photo 3 - Left to Right - Bill McCauley - Rotarian of the year/ Best attendance,
Harry Friar - Hon. Treaswurer/ Best Visitation, Colin Gallagher - Incoming President, John McCosker - Hon. Secretary/ winner of the Sam Martin Trophy.

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Bill McCauley

A fantastic achievement by Bill McCauley

and John McCosker plus the members of Strabane Lifford Rotary Club

a lot of young children will get this life changing operation, see below for details:


Michael McAteer,

Past President Strabane Lifford Rotary Club

Passed away on October 7th 2015

Much respected and missed member of our club


















John McCosker

Schools Choir

Competition 2017

Money raised went to each of the participating Schools

To All That Help Our Rotary Club