Spring is here and Morpeth Lions Club is continuing to enhance a woodland bank in the town’s Carlisle Park Garden that was inspired by William Turner – the father of English Botany. The Club planted 40 trees and 12 fruit bushes on the bank in 2012 to commemorate its 40th anniversary. All of the trees… Read More Woodland planting inspected by Britain in Bloom and Green Flag Judges
The Lions Club of Morpeth held its annual Fontburn Charity Fishing Competition on Saturday 5th May and enjoyed some of the best weather seen in over 20 years of holding the event. Record catches were the order of the day with bumper bags of trout for many of the 56 anglers taking part. Over 370lb… Read More 2018 Charity Fishing Competition
To say that the Lions Club of Morpeth’s first Fashion Show was a success would be an understatement. Over 130 guests enjoyed Fashion, Music, cute dogs and light refreshments leading to over £1750 being raised for Cleaswell Hill’s hydrotherapy pool fund. The evening started with a welcome from Lions President Margaret Trewick once the guests… Read More The Morpeth Fashion Show raises £1,750!
Q. What can be achieved when a community unites and pulls together? A. Amazing results! The Lions Club of Morpeth was out in force once again as the Greater Morpeth Development Trust organised their third ‘litter blitz‘ last weekend. Our friends at Morpeth News TV took to facebook today to praise the volunteers who joined… Read More A True Community Effort – Litter Blitz #3
April has been a special month for Ian Nelson. It started with him achieving a long held ambition by becoming a member of the Lions Club of Morpeth. Lions have been an ntegral part of the Nelson family’s life for the past ten years when Ian’s father Jerry oined following the 2008 floods. They had… Read More Morpeth Town Civic Award Winner!