John Coupe (left photo) and Colin Wilkinson (Right Photo) receiving their awards from President Gwyneth

John Coupe (left photo) and Colin Wilkinson (Right Photo) receiving their awards from President Gwyneth

1. John Coupe who received his certificate from President Gwyneth Millard at a recent club meeting.

During his amazing 45 years of service John was Club Secretary, Club Treasurer, and he was President in 1984. He is a hardworking member still of club committees and presently he Co-ordinates the annual Stroke Awareness Day. Plus, he has organized the Wigan Rotary Christmas Quiz for the last 29 year which must be a record and demonstrates his dedication and service to Rotary.

2. Colin Wilkinson receiving his Certificate celebrating 15 years of service in Wigan Rotary.

“After retirement as a Secondary Headteacher in August 2002 Colin joined Wigan Rotary in the January of 2003.

His main positions, in addition to being a active member of most of the club’s committees, were Club Secretary from 2005 to 2009: Charter Night Co-ordinator 2005 – 2008: and importantly, last but not least, President 2010/11.

He was awarded a Paul Harris Fellowship in 2014 and is currently the Club Secretary for a second time since 2013.

President Gwyneth Millard was delighted to honour his service to Rotary with his 15 year Certificate at a recent lunchtime meeting.


09/01/2018

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