Recently nineteen teams participated in LionSwim 2019 at the Riverside Leisure Centre in aid of the Lions Club of Morpeth and their own organisations. Over a five hour period they collectively swam over 47 km which would get you across the English Channel and half way back. Hopefully there would be a rescue boat to… Read More LionSwim2019. It all went… erm… swimmingly!
The Lions Club of Morpeth recently held its annual ‘Meet the Lions’ event for local residents. Over one hundred and ten elderly or disabled people from the area were entertained with tea, bingo and music (there was dancing in the aisles) and left with an early Christmas box. The big change was that the event… Read More Meet the Lions 2018
Earlier this year, Morpeth School pupils were asked to enter designs for the planters in the town’s Market Place. The theme for the paintings was ‘Morpeth Heroes’. The entries were displayed in the Town Hall and a variety of them were categorised as Winners or Runners up. These were the ones selected for the planters.… Read More An artistic tribute…
‘Let’s make Morpeth a Dementia Friendly Community’ was the message that Dementia Champion Guy Kirk recently delivered to the Lions Club of Morpeth. The Club would normally meet on the second and third Tuesdays of each month; however to enable Guy to give a full presentation, an extra meeting was held for the benefit of… Read More Let’s make Morpeth a Dementia Friendly Community
The Lions Club of Morpeth mainly serves the needs of the town; however on occasions it spreads its net to other parts of the county. Recently, Lions Lilian Nelson and Simon Pringle had occasion to visit Blyth to fulfil four promises. As Simon had worked in Blyth for many years he has maintained contacts that… Read More Message in a Bottle