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…
The Lions Club of Morpeth has for a number of years included recycling initiatives for the benefit of needy people both locally and abroad. It started when the Lions project ‘A Gift for Living’ enables obsolete or unwanted foreign coinage to be collected and centrally be converted into funds that supports a children’s hospital in… Read More Donate your old mobile phone or ink cartridges
Members of the Lions Club of Morpeth have willingly given years of service to the community. Sometimes, however, certain members go above and beyond their ‘call of duty’ which gives the Club an opportunity to present an award in recognition. It was therefore felt by the members that Lions Robin Cooper and Den Gray fell… Read More Recognised for decades of Community Service