Message in a Bottle
This simple and free project is designed to help save lives in the event of a medical emergency.
Following the receipt of a grant from Lions Multiple District Foundation for the UK, our Club topped up the grant and made four £300 donations last week, one to each of the Foodbanks covering Clacton, Harwich, Walton and Brightlingsea, incorporating three of the most deprived areas in the UK. We have supported the local foodbanks
Our Club has answered a recent request from Tendring Eldercare for help with funds for the aid they are giving to local people during the coronavirus crisis. A cheque for £250 was sent to them at the end of last week.
We are sorry to announce that not only will we not be running the West Cliff Pig Race on Friday 21st but our next two Draws ( the Easter Egg Hamper and Shopping Voucher Draws) and the next two Quiz Nights have all been cancelled due to the coronavirus. The Quiz for the Frinton Literary
On Friday 6th and Saturday 7th March, members of our Club will be collecting on behalf of Marie Curie Cancer Care at Morrison’s Superstore, Centenary Way, Little Clacton. We had a very successful collection last year and hope to do well again this year to support this excellent charity.
Last Friday, we raised £428.60 for Clacton Carnival Association at a hectic Quiz Night when 18 teams battled it out for the prizes and the ultimate winners were “Bright Sparks. We have a social event on Wednesday and on 6th and 7th March we will be at Morrison’s Superstore in Little Clacton collecting for Marie
Last night our Club held its annual Presentation Evening when we give away the bulk of the fund raised with our Christmas Collections. In total, we gave away a total of £7,975 with the largest donation being £3,650 which went to our two Clacton Lifeboats operated by the Royal National Lifeboat Institution. Those present were
This week our President, Lion Jim Godden, handed over a cheque for £600 to Duty Manager, Dan Woolfe, at our local Morrison’s in Little Clacton and their Community Champion Mercedes Dolby. The cheque was to benefit Morrison’s Supported Charity, CLIC Sargent and came from the proceeds of the recent Christmas Hamper Draw which was sponsored
It is now only 3 days until Christmas Collections start in Brightlingsea Co-op Superstore on Friday 6th December from 10 am. Father Christmas will also be there on Saturday 7th December. He will move to ASDA, Clacton and Tesco’s Brook Park the following week before taking up residence at Morrison’s Superstore in Little Clacton from
We are currently in the middle of a busy two weeks having held our 40th Charter Anniversary Dinner and Dance on 9th November follwoed by laying wreath at the Remembrance Day Parades in Clacton on Sea and Brightlingsea. From thew 12th to the 16th we were selling Draw Tickets for a Draw of four super