Our Little Piggies and the Pig Race Team went to Brightlingsea last Saturday to the Brightlingsea Community Centre to raise funds to repair their roof. Together they helped the Centre Trustees raise £1102 and everyone had a fun evening. Next Pig Race is on Friday 12th May at The Firs, Little Clacton for the local
Provided a Quiz Night last night for Clacton Carnival Association. 20 Teams and £446 raised so a very good night. Well Done the Team!
Last Saturday’s Barn Dance was very busy with over 80 attending and dancing to live music from The Jasper Ceilidh Band. Total raised subject to the Treasurer’s usual scrutiny was £391 – not to forget the very important 28 pence.
Saturday 11th is another busy day as we have a team taking part in this year’s District Quiz Final in Ipswich in the afternoon. Then in the evening is our Valentine’s Barn Dance with live music from the Jasper Ceilidh Band in St. Osyth Village Hall. Let’s hope both are a big success.
After a busy meeting last night, it looks like a full Business Meeting on Wednesday will be “Full” with lots to go through and some busy events to come. Looking forward to as many members as possible being there.
Brilliant article in the Daily Gazette today after a cut down version yesterday in the Clacton (weekly) Gazette. Thanks to reporter Vicky. Good to get the new out to our local public. It does help with membership too.
Good extra social gathering with a Bowling Breakfast at Clacton Pavilion Bowl. The winner was Jean Cross, wife of Lion John Cross, with 131 having bowled a Turkey with her last three bowls.
Last Night we ran a quiz for the charities supported by the Chairman of the Tendring District Council. 30 teams battled it out for the pleasure of taking home the shield and other super prizes. Eventually, a team called “Bright Sparks” won and collected the trophy which they also won at the last Quiz for
Tomorrow we are off to Tiptree to take part in our Region Quiz. Just hope the Questionmaster is gentle on us.