Message in a Bottle
This simple and free project is designed to help save lives in the event of a medical emergency.
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.
Tomorrow, some of our members will be collecting on behalf of the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) at Tesco’s Superstore in Brook Park, Clacton on Sea. We shall be there between 10 am and 5 pm. Come and say hallo to us and put something in our buckets for a special cause.
Currently we are preparing for the first Business Meeting of the new year. Always a busy one because we have not met formally since the end of November and we have had a busy time raising monies with Father Christmas. Later on 25th January, we will be giving away some big cheques. It is a
September and October were very busy months for our Club. We provided three Pig Race Nights for local charities, including the Chairman of Tendring District Council’s Charity Fund. These Pig Races raised over £3000 for these charities. We have also held a Quiz Night for the Clacton Lifeboats; a Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer Support