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…
The Dickens of a Draw is an annual Morpeth Lions event which has used the power of community to raise over £100k in the last 25 years. So what is Dickens of Draw? Dickens of a Draw perfectly demonstration of the power of community. We use our connections to pull together a range of fantastic… Read More What is ‘Dickens of a Draw’?
I’d like to say that the day dawned fair but unfortunately we woke to several inches of snow, blizzard conditions and blocked roads. Trains were cancelled or delayed by hours so it was with a great deal of trepidation that we set off for the Central Station. After a hair raising journey, thanks to my… Read More My Day at the Palace – Morpeth Lion President Margaret Trewick
The Lions Club of Morpeth is a member of Lions Clubs International. We are part of a global network of 1.4 million volunteers. When a humanitarian crisis strikes, Lions Clubs International Foundation work with and are guided by their own Lions members who are ordinary people present on the ground. As the World’s largest voluntary,… Read More The Lions’ Way of Life