Rotary Club appoint new president

New president Mo Wescott
New president Mo Wescott

THE Rotary Club of Thame has its first ever woman president after Mo Westcott was elected last week.

The Long Crendon businesswoman was welcomed as the new president at a meeting on July 1, when she took over from Peter Hook.

Mo has been a with the club for two years and her commitment to the cause has earned her the respect of fellow members who voted her in for the forthcoming year.

She said: “I am delighted and proud to become the new president of our wonderful club.

“It’s going to be a very exciting year. We’re hoping to try out a lot of new things, and are looking for inspired and enthusiastic men and women to join Thame Rotary.

“We have a lot of fun and really enjoy ourselves on top of all the fundraising we do and would love to hear from anyone interested in joining us and making a real difference to our community.

“This year we are planning fundraising events, which I hope will have the whole town joining in and having a great time.

“I am looking forward to meeting and working with local groups and really getting people involved with Rotary. There is so much to do and enjoy.”

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