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HONITON LIONS NEWS
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Soon - Nov 5th Ottery St Mary
Visit Lions BBQ stall at Tar Barrel's Eat For Charity
Possibility the best quality, fairest priced hamburger's / Crepes and all sold for charity.
Where do you find us - At the site of the Old Fire Station Brook St - opposite the Lamb & Flag
Sat' Oct 22nd - Honiton
MOLE SCREENING DAY - by St Pauls Church Honiton Town Centre
First results, £1000+ raised, this was an extremely successful community project
Well done to everyone from the Club to the Doctors to Cancer research, who all made the day happen, and of course the COMMUNITY with 119 people turning up to get that mole checked in 3 1/2 hours.
It looks like there will be 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.
Thur' 13th Oct - Honiton
Lions Ladies Pamper evening raise over £800 for Hospiscare & Force
The response to the annual Lions Ladies Pamper evening was well beyond expectations, but everyone managed to get their treatment’s. At the end of the day over £800 was raised towards Force-Cancer and Hospiscare – the ladies of Honiton worked their magic and thanked all the “treatment Teams” who worked wonders.
Mon' 10th Oct - Honiton
Dermatoscope for Honiton Surgery
Just before the Mole Scanning day in Honiton, Lion President Brian Richards presents Dermatoscope to Dr Danny Murphy from Honiton Surgery. Dr Danny Murphy thanked the Lions saying that this was a very important medical instrument that the Honiton Lions have funded, enabling us to spot suspected skin cancers and melanomas at the surgery.
Fri' 7th Oct - Stockland
Stocklands Primary Academy - £500 towards equipping new school library
Following on from the Lions assisting with parking at Goran Farm festival, the £300 offered to the Club was donated to the school, with another £200 on the day of presentation.
Thurs' 22nd Sept - Honiton
£300 funding to Devon carers groupThe Club has much to the delight of the Honiton Carers' support group, has given them a grant of £300, The funding was presented to Mrs Winnie Cameron the ambassador to Devon Carers (Honiton Dementia Alliance) to assist with the forthcoming Christmas afternoon tea leaflets, and other promotional material.
Tues' 13th Sept' - Honiton
£2000 for CLIC - Sargent
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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.
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