There are still a few tables free for our popular Christmas Quiz on Friday 30th November at St. James’s Church Hall, Tower Road, Clacton on Sea, CO15 1LE. Teams can be 4 to 6 people and the cost is £3.50 per team member. All funds raised this time will be used to support the running
Lion President James Godden laid a wreath at the Clacton on Sea Memorial Gardens on behalf of the Club yesterday. Later Vice President Lion John Elsey laid a wreath at the memorial in Brightlingsea as part of their remembrance commemorations
Last Saturday saw us hold our Charity Auction where it was standing room only. A magnificent sum of over £1,000 – exact figure will not be out for a while – for our Charitable Trust. Now the collections start for next year so just e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if you have something you wish to donate. Do
We would apologise to those trying to book for our Men’s Health Day on 5th October but the CHAPS website has had a meltdown and even e-mails do not work at present. Bookings can still be made using the telephone number shown on the Poster. Work is ongoing to correct the problems and we will
On Monday 30th July, we start selling our Quiz Sheets at Morrison’s Superstore at Little Clacton from 1000 to 1700 every day for six days. The Quiz Sheet this year is raising funds for the local Community First Responders groups in our area. Do come along and get your copy of the quiz sheet or
On 27th June, we welcomed our new Club President for the next Lionistic year starting on 1st July. Outgoing Lion President Peter Luckhurst handed over the reins to the incoming President Lion Jim Godden at a special event that night. 55 Lions and family were present and all wished Lion Jim good fortune for his
Last week we handed over a cheque for £1,500 to Sharon Alexander, the CEO of Community Voluntary Services Tendring, to enable the purchase of Defibrillator to be placed outside the CVST Offices in Rosemary Road, Clacton on Sea. There should be funds to contribute to the cost of the electrical work required too. Lion President
Our Heat winner for the Lions Clubs International Peace Poster Competition has won a merit award at the International Final held in the USA. For more news on this see our Peace Poster page or our Facebook page. Well Done to all involved especially our 13 year old star, Mia Reed, from Manningtree High School.
Our Club’s Charitable Trust which provides longer term help to various charities and funds some of our youth projects is appealing for new funds to continue this support. To donate £5 just text CLAC38 £5 to 70070 or to donate £10 just text CLAC38 £10 to 70070. Thank you for your support.
We have had a very successful November starting our annual Dinner and Dance to celebrate our 38th Anniversary where both our current President and last year’s President were awarded Melvyn Jones Fellowships for their exceptional service to our local communities. A week later a Peace Poster that won one of our heats of the International