A MEMBER of the Dinas Powys Rotary Club has been awarded a Paul Harris Fellowship by his fellow Rotarians, in recognition of his outstanding commitment to the club and the community.
Colin Jones helped organise and participated in the recent 110-mile charity cycle ride from Calais, France to Bruges, Belgium on behalf of Prostate Cancer Cymru and Rotary International Charities, which to date has raised over £11,000. He is also a prominent member of the Classic Car Show committee and has taken on responsibility for leading the 2018 event.
Mr Jones was club president for the year 2014/15, during which time he helped to raise £5,000 for nominated charities McMillan Cancer Support and Cerebral Palsy Sport.
As well as his Rotary activities, Colin is a dedicated member of the Sully Sports and Social club, where he acts as part of the management committee for Sully Sports and is vice-chairman of the football section.
Presenting the award on behalf of the club, Kevin Fowler said: “I am delighted that we are able to recognise the outstanding contribution Colin has given to the Sully and Dinas Powys communities and especially the Rotary Club.
If you would like to know more about the Rotary Club of Dinas Powys, contact club secretary Martyn Williams on: 02921 157764 or by E-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org.