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Lions spend the afternoon hands on in the garden!!

…after a hot, Saturday afternoon’s work at the Yantlet flats, weeding and tidying the large flowerbed in the residents’ garden. Six very full bags of weeds, self-seeded rogue plants and bits of rubbish collected. Thanks to Jill for arranging, and … Continue reading

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The Lions Pig race at Bonchurch Park

A very big Thank You to Leigh Town Council Events for organising the Community Day in Bonchurch Park today, & especially to all the people that came along. Thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. You kept us racing them-there piggies to the very … Continue reading

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The Lions Go Racing

  The Lions Club of Leigh on Sea, Invite you to a “Human” Race night.  The night is a fun evening where humans are used as horses to race down a track to win.  There is a Tote to place … Continue reading

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Leigh Lions provide Havens Hospice with key equipment

Havens Hospice have been given two new syringe drivers by the Lions Club of Leigh-on-Sea, enabling them to offer more patients a wider choice of treatment. Tim Watts, Leigh Lions’ Community Chairman said, “After a talk given by Vanessa Longley … Continue reading

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Leigh Lions fighting litter on the beaches

On a hot, sunny Sunday, The Lions Club of Leigh-on-Sea undertook a litter pick of Chalkwell and Leigh beaches to celebrate Earth Day 2018. Tim Watts, the Club’s Community Chairman, said, “Pleasingly, we collected relatively few plastic bottles and cups, … Continue reading

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Leigh lions at Leigh lights

Together with Eastwood Lions, we had a fun time at #leighlights. Here are a couple of pics of the team posing with Father Christmas 🎄 🎄 🎄 🎄

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Autumn Grand Charity Quiz 2017 – photos

Here are a few pics taken on the night (10th Nov) Our prize winners were £1000 Team Norwegian Blue for The Essex Horse and Pony Protection Society £500 Team The Ancient Geeks for Leigh Folk Festival Our Judges Award of … Continue reading

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Children in Need Collection

We were out bright and early (well… early) at Chalkwell and Leigh stations this morning…a big THANK YOU to all the commuters who gave so generously. You donated £686.27 for BBC Children in Need. Well done!

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Local charity shop hits £200,000 landmark

The Lions Club of Leigh-on-Sea is celebrating another fund-raising landmark this month:  the Club’s charity shop has now taken a total of £200,000 since opening in January 2012. The shop, at 1492 Leigh Road, is run primarily by the Lions … Continue reading

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Lions Club of Leigh on Sea Sponsor Southend Blind Welfare Bowlers

Southend Blind Welfare Organisation are bowled over by their winning teams Southend Blind Welfare Organisation is delighted to announce that two teams from their bowling club – the Kursaal Flyers – have made it through to the National Blind Tenpin … Continue reading

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