District 12 Inner Wheel

Deal Inner Wheel Club

About our Club

The Inner Wheel Club of Deal has 25 members.
Most of our meetings are held at The Deal Angling Club, The Marina, Deal.
Unless stated otherwise we meet the first Monday lunchtime of the month (Not August)
We meet in friendship, whilst sharing lunch, listening to speakers, local fundraising activities, national and international charities.
Parking on street is possible, taxis are available from the town centre or a glorious walk along the prom probably about 20 minutes from Deal bus station in South Street .
About once a month we have a very informal coffee morning at Dunkerleys Restaurant of Deal .

Our meetings are from September 2023 onwards

Tuesday 6th September Lunch at Dunkerleys with DC Judith Cooper attending.

Monday 3rd October Paul Robins (Rotary) Talk and pictures Nostalgia from the 60's.
Monday 7th November Derek Lindars Chairman of the Trustees of Deal Memorial Bandstand which is our Charity of the Year .
Monday December 5th Christmas Lunch at The Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club, musical interlude from Pat Mc Fadyen .

On Friday 5th April, Deal celebrated its 85th Anniversary with a lunch at the Royal Cinq Ports Golf Club with speaker, Stephen Young, Priest in Ordinary to Queen Elizabeth II.'

A delicious lunch was served starting with Warm Fillet of Salmon with Pea Puree, Beetroot Textures, Tomato and Basil Salsa and Baby Leaves, followed by Saute Fillet of Beef, topped with Stilton Mousse, Red Wine Sauce, and Dauphinoise Potatoes, Thyme Roasted Carrots and Tenderstem Florets.

A member made several amazing cakes topped with fresh flowers, which were served as dessert. The tables were decorated with folded paper flowers.

Cakes on display Decorations on tables


If you are interested in our club please contact the Membership Officer via the website.

Below is a precis of last year's activities

Deal members at a meetingDeal members outside the Angling Club
The club members outside the Angling Club and finally after Covid inside!

Deal members at coffee

Meeting for coffee at DunkerleysDeal club members at Dunkerleys for coffee
Deal Gillian Heath
Gillian Heath raises  a Christmas glass

The table is set for Christmas!Deal Christmas with mince pies
Deal table at International Rally
Deal presentation of certificates
Deal President and Rotary President at Dunkerleys
The International Rally table IW Paul  Harris Fellow Ladies
Deal Rotary President handover night 
Janet & John Barkway Platinum Jubilee tea table
Members at the Vaccination Centre
Deal Rotary Charter night The Platinum Jubilee Tea 

We donated biscuits to the volunteers at the

Covid vaccination centre Deal 

Club Officers for 2023 to 2024

Name Office
Janet Barkway President

Janet Barkway


President's Charity
Deal Memorial Bandstand Trust

Ann McComb Secretary
Ann McComb Secretary 
Sue Candler Treasurer
Sue Candler Treasurer 
Gillian Heath International Service

Gillian Heath

International Service Organiser 
Sheelagh Hill Membership and Development and Pastoral Officer
Sheelagh Hill Membership & Development Officer and Pastoral Officer
Louise Chappell Club Correspondent Louise Chappell Club Correspondent
Thea Utting Interclubs and Rotary Thea Utting Interclubs and Rotary
Dot Boardman Ex Officio Dot Boardman Ex Officio
Shirley Febery Committee Member Shirley Febery Committee Member