Archive | October, 2013

Lion Rod Menhennet – A Pioneering Lion

Lion Bill writes – Yesterday was a special day for Bristol Brunel Lions Club. Today, Lions past and present said goodbye to a very special Lion, Lion Rod Menhennet. I first met Rod almost 30 years ago when I became a member of Bristol Brunel Lions Club, he was then old enough to be my […]

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Young Trees For Young People

Lion Julia writes – What a great afternoon it was! And it was certainly one thast the Club can be proud of.   Children and staff from Blaise Primary School, Little Mead Primary School, Badock’s Wood Community Primary School, Horfield C of E Primary School, Elmfield School for Deaf Children and the host school, Westbury-on-Trym C of […]

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Three Wise Men at the Holly Edge Fund Raiser

Lion Richard writes – It was touch and go as to whether we would be able to make the best of this event.  Most of our members had other commitments but with a Three Line Whip in operation we not only made the event but were able to raise a decent sum.  The weather threatened […]

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Bristol Tree Forum

Lion Mary writes -  Why trees?  As you will have noticed Lions have become very involved with trees……extending our tree canopy, bringing more shade, more oxygen, less carbon dioxide,  slowing down our water drainage, keeping us all happier and yes, lovely to look at and to picnic underneath. I have a passion for trees too, […]

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Lion President Tom’s October Blog

Lion Tom writes – It is hard to believe that it is a third of the way through my year in office.  It will soon be Christmas when our carol float will be put through its paces.  But first things first. Two successful events took place in September.  We attended St Monica Homes and the […]

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