Club welcomes new members

At the club’s recent weekly meeting President-elect Peter Newell presided over the induction of two new members to the Rotary Club of Stonehaven.

The induction ceremony was conducted by Past President Mike Robins in the absence of club President Helen Smith.

The two new members are Elizabeth Havens and Joe Samson and were proposed and recommended by club members Jane Davidson and former Past President of the club Ernest Barbour , respectively

Elizabeth is the proprietor of Elizabeth Havens Ladies fashion shop in David Street and has another shop in Laurencekirk.

Elizabeth said she was very pleased to be asked to join Rotary and was looking forward to being involved in the club activities as she had a real interest in carrying out work for charity.

Joe is a former master mariner who has just recently retired and is also keen to be involved in all aspects of Rotary.

He lists improving his golf handicap as his priority now that he is retired.

The enrolment of these two new members brings the membership of the club up to 49