Last night we welcomed our new President at our Changeover Celebration. Lion Peter Luckhurst has been a Lion for over 10 years and has served as our Fund Raising Chairman in the past. Well supported by his wife, Lynda, Peter is looking forward to his year of office. His main charity target to raise funds
This Wednesday will be the last Club Meeting of this Lions year and we have lots to talk about. Still two carnivals to participate in and two social events before our next President picks up the reins.
Despite very warm conditions, we had another successful Pig Race Night last Saturday at Weeley Village Hall on behalf of the local Scout Groups. Whilst we do not yet know the final total of funds raised everyone had a great time. Thanks to everyone for their support and to the Club Team for their hard
Sorry for the delayed update. Our members had a busy weekend last weekend with helping out at the CHAPS Men’s Health Day in Brightlingsea on Friday; then on Sunday in Brightlingsea members marshalled a parade through the town down to the Hard for the “Blessing of the Waters” ceremony; then finally on Monday our President,
Last night, our Club held a Fellowship Meeting, where Past Presidents brought along their scrapbooks and there were books of Press Cuttings across the years and other memorabilia. We started with some games and then after swapping reminiscences and examining the scrapbooks we viewed the video produced on Operation Lionheart, a district-wide project which our
Having already made a contribution of over 100 items, we have today handed over more than 100 items to the Foodbank based in Brightlingsea. Many thanks to all who contributed towards this donation. Another Centennial target achieved.
Our Voucher Draw concluded on Saturday (13th) and the winners are now being contacted. The profit is up with £750 now confirmed as the final figure. Thank you all for taking part in the Draw and helping us to help others.
We have a busy month in May with a Pig Race Night for St. Helena Hospice on Friday 12th, in addition to our Business Meeting on Wednesday. But we are also running a Voucher Draw at Morrison’s in Little Clacton with a top prize of £100. The selling of tickets starts on Tuesday 9th to the
At our meeting last night, we not only elected our officers for the next year starting at the beginning of July but the awards won at our District Convention last month where our Press Officer received the District’s “Scribe” award for his submissions to the District’s monthly newsletter. New Member Lion Irene Lock took
Our President, Lion Liz, along with Lion Jim put out 40 collecting boxes – with daffodil pins – around our area early in March. These have now been collected in and the money counted. The total by the 40 boxes was £743,36 which is now winging its way to Marie Curie.