At a recent meeting of the Lions Club of Morpeth £4728 was distributed to 35 local Charities and organisations. They had taken part in the Lions Club of Morpeth ‘Dickens of a Draw’. Morpeth Lion President, Richard Nash explained ‘For many years we have organised the Dickens of a Draw which enables local charities… Read More £4.7k distributed to local causes thanks to Dickens of a Draw
Monte Carlo is coming to Morpeth again when The Lions Club of Morpeth holds its seventh and possibly final Charity Casino Night at Riverside Lodge. The event takes place on Saturday, March 2nd and aims to raise money to help the Club meet local needs. As well as getting ‘funny money’ to gamble with, the… Read More Monte Carlo comes to Morpeth… well sort of… on the 2nd March.
For over 27 years the Lions Club of Morpeth has organised an annual ‘Dickens of a Draw’. Currently organised by Lion Mike Nicholson this has just taken place. There were 33 prizes including a first prize of a week’s holiday in any of Parkdean Holidays sites that was kindly donated by their Director, John Waterworth. … Read More Dickens of a Draw – the RESULTS.
For many years the Lions Club of Morpeth has organised Christmas presents of toys, games and clothes for needy children throughout Northumberland. Families in need are identified by local children’s services. This involves the Lions and their friends donating suitable presents along with toys collected at a Toy Service organised by St.George’s URC. As well… Read More We get by with a LOT of help from our friends.
It is Christmas time and wishes can come true. Cinderella may have got to the Ball but Edna had a much simpler wish. At 94 years old, Edna Ralph from Ashington wanted to see the famous Newcastle Fenwick Christmas window display again. The problem is that whilst Edna leads an active life in the cerebral… Read More A Christmas Wish…