105CE Respond To Covid-19

The Lions of District 105CE Respond to the Covid-19 Pandemic

Since the Covid-19 pandemic spread to the UK, Lions club members have been responding in many ways, assisting with community volunteering schemes and in some cases organising and co-ordinating a local response through the club. These measures have complemented the work of NHS Volunteers, county Emergency Planning Units and established voluntary sector organisations that have been co-ordinating the local volunteer response, identifying need and matching the two together.…

Lions Spectacles Recycling

Chichester Lions Club is sad to have to announce that with immediate effect it is suspending the Spectacles & Hearing Aids Project at the Apuldram Centre. Most of our volunteers are in the “vulnerable” group who have been advised by the government to stay at home and not have any social contact so it will…

#Soles for Souls

When one of the members of the New Century Lions Club of East Anglia (NCLCEA) was donated initially over 40 pairs of steel capped boots from his place of work, little did he know what would be instore for these boots that were destined for landfill.Boxed and worn for just a few days during a…

Lions Pick A Pumpkin Patch

Lion Gleaning HubDistrict 105CE‘Lions Pick A Pumpkin Patch’As part of District 105CE’s work towards alleviating hunger, District 105CE and MD Hunger Officer Lion Chris Hibbert has been working with Feedback Global to set up our own Lions Gleaning Hub.Gleaning is a term used to describe collecting and redistributing perfectly edible and nutritious fruit and vegetables…

Sight

Lions can help a blossoming problem. Sight, that precious sense, is under unprecedented attack. Despite huge clinical and technological advances, record numbers of people are needlessly going blind. Avoidable blindness is verging on a national tragedy, so more organisations, like the Lions, are important in encouraging people to get their eyes tested. Through our Lions…

Annual District Children’s party

The Annual District Children’s party, with some 257 guests and helpers from Norfolk, Suffolk & Essex congregating at Gt Yarmouth Racecourse. Behind the scenes, packed lunches were being prepared, entertainment was provided by Rollo before moving onto the Hippodrome Circus for their matinee performance. The organising team would like to thank all Lions Clubs who…

Rayleigh Lions Firework Spectacular 2019

The Rayleigh Lions Firework Spectacular 2019 The firework display will be choreographed to music. This years theme is Space. The event will be held at the King George V Playing Field Rayleigh on SATURDAY 2nd of NOVEMBER 2019. Please Note – No Sparklers or Alcohol allowed on field Gates open 5:30 pm Display starts at…

Lions Club of Leigh On Sea

The Lions Club of Leigh on Sea is hosting another of its famous 54321 quizzes. 5 4 3 2 1 Charity Quiz The Place : Leigh Community Centre, Elm Road, Leigh on Sea The Date : Friday 15th November 2019 The Time : 7.30 pm for 8.00 pm start The Teams : Up to six…

Lions Mid-Summer Sports Day and Fun Festival for Disabled People

The Lions Mid-Summer Sports Day and Fun Festival for Disabled People has come and gone for another year. And what a great time we all had despite the awful weather on Saturday.

Around 200 guests from 20 clubs for disabled people, with over 100 carers and family members, enjoyed a range of indoor activities, both sporting and creative, and were entertained throughout the day with raffles, music and dance – and a spot of lunch.…

Royal Norfolk Show

Royal Norfolk Show For a number of years the Lions of Norfolk have assisted at the Royal Norfolk Show, and 2019 was no different. On the set up day Peterborough & Whittlsey Lions were ‘strawing down’ the sheep pens. In the marquee there were 416 pens the majority had straw put in them. They had…