Apple Day at the Thatcham Nature Discovery Centre.
There were traditional crafts, hands-on demonstrations as well as Morris Dancers, cider and advice on growing your own fruit trees during the Apple Day at the Thatcham Nature Discovery Centre. The Newbury Lions were there selling hamburgers, hot dogs and soup and to promote our fireworks event at the Newbury Racecourse on 7 November. We took over £400 and all money raised goes towards local causes..
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The club recently honoured two individuals with its highest award.
Lion Drew completed a successful year as president of the club and handed over the chain of office to Lion Di Merchant at a recent meeting.
2017 is the year Lions Clubs around the world are celebrating 100 years of Service in the heart of their local communities. As part of these celebrations, the 770+ Clubs in Britain and Ireland have been challenged to meet a series of targets centred on health, youth, supporting others, the environment and recognising local achievers.
As we approach the half way point in this our Centennial Year, the Lions Club of Newbury proudly records its achievements to date in 2017.