Archive | December, 2013

Father Christmas is now on Holiday

Lion Keith writes – Having turned out so many times during December, Santa and his Elves are now having a well-earned rest.  We are still totting up the proceeds, the wonderful donations received from the generous people of Bristol.  I would like to thank all the Lions, their family and friends regardless of the weather, […]

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WESTBURY-On-TRYM CHRISTMAS FAYRE

Post writer of the year Bill writes – Father Christmas aboard Snowflake and all his Elves (Bristol Brunel Lions) were in Westbury-on-Trym at the Christmas Fair yesterday. What a great event to get everyone in the mood for Christmas. Father Christmas said hello to hundreds of children, having his picture taken with them and ensuring he had […]

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Great to Help a Wonderful Organisation at Christmas

Lion Bill writes – The Club attended the Avon Riding Centre again this year with “Snowflake” our Santa’s Sleigh to provide a festive welcome for all those attending the annual Nativity Play, a truly magical night as ever. We have been assisting the Centre with this event for the best part of 20 years, just one […]

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Getting in the Christmas Spirit

John T writes – If there is one thing Brunel know how to do it is to enjoy ourselves. And with a 100% attendance I think it is fair to say that we thoroughly enjoyed our Club Christmas Dinner yesterday evening.  Some let down their hair more than others but a good time was had […]

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Santa’s Sleigh – Management Up-date

Lion Keith writes – Santa had his first Christmas Carol Float outing yesterday evening. He was supported by 10 Lions and friends plus 7 smartly turned out Air Cadets – what a fantastic response! Santa had a wonderful reception from children young and old which makes it all worthwhile. Look out for Santa during a […]

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President Tom’s December Blog

Lion President Tom writes – It is December, Christmas is just around the corner and club members are all ready to help spread cheer and good will to residents of North West Bristol. Our converted pick-up truck, named Snowflake by devotees, now looks every inch like Santa’s sleigh. Together with his helpers he will be […]

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Didn’t They Sing Well!

Lion John writes – I am sure that everyone is well aware that one of our members, Lion Rod, is a member of the Bristol Male Voice Choir.  The choir put on a last minute concert last night at St Alban’s Church.  The concert was free but donations were requested in support of the Philippines […]

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