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Dec' 2016 - Honiton
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from Honiton Lions
Fri' 2nd Dec - Honiton
£1200 from Mole Day presented to Cancer Research
Fri' 2nd Dec - Honiton
£300 towards new Penlee lifeboat station
Lion Dave Rickard, the Clubs Cornishman, has been selling books and raising money for the New Penlee lifeboat station. So following his efforts in Honiton, Dave and the Club presented £300 to RNLI.
Wed' 23rd Nov - Honiton
Lions Ladies £750 to Hospiscare & Force
Mary Bolshaw from Hospiscare and David Cantle from ForceCancer each receive £750 follow the successful fundraising at the Lions Ladies Pamper evening.
Sat' 19th Nov - Honiton Town
Town Lights switch on with Father Christmas
Not the best weather evening, but thank you to Honiton Community for all the support shown.
Thank you to all the children for joining me there, have a very Merry Christmas.
Nov 5th Ottery St Mary
Lions BBQ stall at Tar Barrel's "Eat For Charity" - WE SOLD OUT !!
It looks like you did "Eat for Charity" at the Lions BBQ stand - amazing crowds, Lions cooks worked like crazy !! We even sold out of everything by 10:30pm. Club expects to have raised a substantial amount for community projects.
Sat' Oct 22nd - Honiton
MOLE SCREENING DAY - by St Pauls Church Honiton Town Centre
£1190 raised, this was an extremely successful community project
Photo: Pete Hodges - Pulmans view from Honiton
Well done to everyone from the Club to the Doctors to Cancer research (CRUK), who all made the day happen, and of course the COMMUNITY with 119 people tested, getting that mole checked in 3 1/2 hours.
Well in excess of £1000 going to Cancer Research (skin cancer) UK.
Sat' 15th Oct - Honiton
Two choirs fill St Pauls Church
Another fantastic event and to a full house of over 250 people. For over 2 hours the audience were captivated by the Budleigh Salterton Male Voice Choir & Lympstone Military Wives Choir. And the best part, well in excess of £1000 collected for charity and support funding for the choirs.
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40 years supporting the community in 2017 Honiton Town High Street
Honiton & District Lions Club - Devon, formed in 1977
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Lion President Brian for 2016/17
Group of the Honiton & District Lions Club members.
Some Numbers about Lions..............
Soon to be our 100th birthday