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Wed'12th Aug - Honiton

The Books are closed & we made it by £1.09 - The  Magic £10,000

Past President Lion Brian with Account Kev and Lion President SteveWhat did we do, well thanks to the efforts of our accountant  Lion Kevin, checking the "books" the Club has finally broken the £10000 barrier, on the last Lions Club year, even if it was by only £1.09p - but it all counts.

Thanks to everyone in Honiton and the local community who contributed. 


Sun' 9th Aug 2015 Otter Inn, Weston

   DUCK RACE

1700++ ducks on way down the riverWhat a day this was, with a very well attended event by hundreds of people on a very fine August day. Supporting the Lions, their charities & the people of Honiton and the local area.

This year was a record for duck tickets sold, approx. 1750 & money raised. Thank you to everyone who attended.

The RED Duck Business winner was Coverstructures SW Ltd, who will select a charity to receive all the money from business tickets sold.


The Yellow Duck winning numbers......
924 = £150, 179 = £100, 773 = £75 and 1226 & 846 = £25. 


Sat 25th July, Honiton Devon

 Classic Car Show Day

Lions Classic car day on Honiton Charter dayWhat turned out to be a great day both weather-wise and for everyone attending this the Honiton and District Lions 6th Classic Car day held at The Allhallows Ground Northcote Lane, Honiton, Devon.


Fri' June 26th - Honiton

 £100 to (Stingrays) swimming club

Presentation of £100 to Honiton swimming clubPresentation of £100 to Honiton Swimming Club (the Stingrays) by Lion President Brian and Lion Kev, to Graham Rooms their chairperson, who accepted the cheque.



Fri' June 12th - Whimple

£500 towards £4K Careflex chair

Lions assisted funding for careflex chair For a 47yr old lady who has secondary progressive MS now struggling with certain aspects of her personal care and daily living tasks. Assisted funding enabled the purchase of a suitable chair allowing the lady to sit having better postural seating and support, it means she can also elevate her legs and rest during the day.


Sat' May 30th - Honiton

Honiton Hospital The League of Friends

Honiton Lions took their "crockery smashing stand" toCrowds at the crockery smashing stand the Honiton Hospital afternoon Fete. Again the "plate smashing" proved a hit with young and older visitors over the 2 hours. Lots of broken crockery to clean up at the end.


Fri' 29th May - Honiton

38th Honiton Lions Charter Evening

DG Alan Good joins Lion President Brian at the bar.Itís that time of year when Honiton & District Lions Club celebrate their founding. Entering our 38th year, 60 Lions and guests from 6 local Clubs joined Honiton & District at the Tumbling Weir Hotel. 105sw DG Alan Good was welcomed, starting at the bar with Lion President Brian Richards. 


Sat' 23rd May - Honiton

£100 for Honiton Gymnastics Club

Honiton Gymnastics Club receives £100 from LionsHoniton Gymnastics Club has gained a reputation far and wide, nationally and internationally for their expertise. The Club has a membership that reflects this from the South West area, but like all Clubs has to constantly seek funds for new equipment. Following a request the Lions gifted them £100 towards new equipment. 


Sat' May 23rd - Tesco Honiton

May Collection

Louisa, Honiton Tesco communities champion with Lions Barry and BernardThanks to Tescoís community plan the Lions are given the opportunity to collect funds for local charities and Tescoís charities of the year, supported by Louisa, their communities champion.


If you are new to Lionism, through these pages you will be able to find out about the work of the international organisation of Lions and our Lions Club in particular.

If you are a Lion, and perhaps planning to visit our area, we hope that the information on our website will encourage you to visit us.

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Honiton Town Centre 

   Honiton Town High Street

 

Honiton & District Lions Club - Devon, formed in 1977

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Any and all help is gratefully received - and hopefully you will enjoy the activity!

Some Numbers about Lions..............

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Welcome to the 38th Honiton Lions Charter Evening 29 May
The Top Table at Charter
 Top Table headed by105SW DG Lion Alan Good

 

 Lion President 2015-16

Lion President Steve 2015-16  Honiton Lions 2015-16

 Lion President Steve 2015-16             Honiton Lions Club members.

 HANDOVER 2015/16 at Deer Park Hotel, Honiton

Presidents Handover from Lion Brian to Lion Steve

Outgoing President Lion Brian,  incoming President Lion Steve

Soon to be our 100th birthday

Soon to be Lions 100th birthday

 

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