Archive | November, 2013

Greetings From The Lions of Gaeta

Lion Julia writes: Fantastic news – Gaeta Lions send their best wishes to us all. Lion Luca and myself are intending to keep both Clubs up-to-date with all the exciting “happenings” at our Clubs.   Keep an eye out for up dates.

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Elves Can Be Lions Too!

Lion Julia writes: Wow – Lion Elves have been busy putting together, cleaning and polishing Santa’s sleigh ready for his exciting adventures this Christmas.  Lion Elves are looking forward to putting smiles on lots of little and not so little faces at this festive time of year. Look out for Santa’s sleigh during December and all […]

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Lion Rod Menhennet – His Legacy to Lions

Lion Secretary John writes – Lions has now become an established organisation in the UK.  But it wasn’t always so.  It was in the early 50s and through into the 60s that Lions grew with new clubs being formed in communities big and small.  The growth of Lions in the UK took time and an […]

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A DISAPPOINTING DAMP SQUIB

John T writes – I really felt for the Bristol Rotary and Round Table clubs when their planned firework display in Canford Park was cancelled last Saturday.  We know from experience that such public events – attracting up to10,000 people – takes a huge amount of effort to organise.  Red tape, risk assessments, security, health […]

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President Tom’s (Monster) November Blog

President Tom writes – Another month has come and gone!  And a lot happened in October so here I go with a few thoughts on the month’s activities.  Starting at the end – a President’s prerogative – it was a great pleasure to welcome our District 1st Vice Governor, Lion Tony Buchan to our November […]

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Zone Sunday Lunch Get Together

Lion John writes – Well done Zone Chairman Ian for organising an excellent lunch get together at the Gables Hotel in Falfield on Sunday. It was terrific to relax in good company, meet old friends and ‘chew the fat’ over a buffet lunch.  I counted at least 50 in attendance from clubs in the Zone […]

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New Bradley Stoke MS Centre Visit

Lion Ailsa writes – The new custom-built Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Centre opened in Bradley Stoke in May 2012 to replace the older and much smaller centre in Nailsea.   Bradley Stoke Lions President, Robin Young, with Lions Ailsa and Heather attended an open day on Thursday 30th October to see its modern airy accommodation and […]

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