March Rotary Club welcomes new president Alan Burdass

President Alan Burdass on the right and past President Don Morris on the left

President Alan Burdass on the right and past President Don Morris on the left - Credit: Archant

A new president has been inducted at March Rotary Club for 2018/2019.

Alan Burdass addresses the club

Alan Burdass addresses the club - Credit: Archant

Rotarian Alan Burdass took over from Don Morris on June 25, but before handing over the role, Don reflected on his year in office thanking all the officers and members for the support he had received.

After being inducted, president Alan thanked the club for honour bestowed upon him by making him their president and looked forward to members’ support in making his year a successful one.

He then presented Rotarian Don Morris with his past president’s jewel and inducted Rotarian George Russell as senior vice president.

After the induction ceremony, Don Morris introduced Ed LeFevre managing director of Datashredders as guest speaker.

Datashredders provide a confidential on-site document destruction service and recently have undertaken the handling of the newspaper which the club collects to raise funds for its charities.

Ed, whose family have been in business in the town for many years, explained how with his father Robert how Datashredders was established in 2000 and how the business has grown since then.

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