Archive | July, 2013

Every Little Helps

Lion Keith writes – I was renewing my car insurance with Tesco today and they asked me if, now that I am retired, I did any kind of work.  I replied that being a Lion took up a lot of my time.  Surprisingly I was given a discount for belonging to and doing charity work.  […]

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Move Over Sir Francis Drake

Lion John writes on behalf of Lion Duncan – Indeed the Vice Admiral would have been most impressed to see Brunel Lions in action on the Westbury rink.  Keith and Tom were elected skips (on the grounds that they said they knew how to play the game) and two competitions were contested in earnest.  Even […]

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Thank You 2442 Squadron Air Cadets

Lion President Tom writes – On the 9th July, I, accompanied by 1st Vice President Lion Julia and Treasurer, Lion Bill attended 2442 Air Training Corps Squadron training centre in Westbury-On Trym. It was with great pleasure that I presented a £300 cheque to the Commanding Officer, Natalie Wong, on behalf of the Club in recognition of assistance […]

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An Evening at the ‘Spoon & Pudding’

Lion President Robin of Bradley Stoke Branch writes – Last night we hosted our now famous Pudding Night at Lion Ailsa and my home.  Visitors from our parent club, Bristol Brunel and District guests Lions Tony Buckham and Colin Duncan attended all bringing a puddings.   The evening started with a short business meeting – […]

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Greetings From Australia

Great to have received the following email from Lion President Daryl Dedman of the Lions Club of Heathcote, Victoria, Australia: You are probably wondering why a Lions club in Victoria, Australia is contacting you. I have a very good friend (not a Lion) who lives at Severn Beach. With myself being a Lion, and he […]

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President Tom’s July Blog

Lion President Tom writes – It is a great feeling having come through my first meeting unscathed!  Thank you to all those who made Handover such a success.  I have written to the Aztec Hotel to record our thanks and appreciation.   There is a lot to look forward to and I would like to […]

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