Lions 105EA Weekly News 23rd September 2018

From District Disability Sports Officer
Volunteers Wanted for SOGB Indoor Athletics

SO Greater London Regional Indoor Athletics Competition
Sunday 21st October
Lee Valley Athletics Centre
This is a great event that Lions have supported in the past. Roles will include medal presentation team; welcome and registration; and on-track volunteers.
We initially need 10 Lions for the event, but I am hoping that we will be able to increase this number.
It is a fun, but long day. But you will leave the event with a big smile and amazing memories.
Please contact me for additional details if y0u are interested.
If you are interested please let me know (
Once I have confirmed numbers I will contact you to confirm your place.
Lion Simon Smith
District Disability Sports Officer

From GLT Team
Don’t forget Certified Guiding Lion session, Sunday 7th October at the King Alfred Function Rooms, Lowestoft, 12.00 to 5 ish. Cost £7.50 including buffet lunch and tea/coffee.  Thinking of taking office as President in the future or are new to the position now, this is an excellent source of information and help and will enable you to help your club and others in the future.
Please contact me – PDG Lion Derek Maguire / or
tel : 078575 571225

From Clacton Lions – Clacton on Sea Lions Club’s  39th Charter Anniversary
On behalf of Lion President Jim Godden, you are invited with your partner to join us for our 39th Charter Anniversary.
We are celebrating this year with a Dinner and Dance at Clacton Golf Club, West Road, Clacton on Sea,  CO15 1AJ on Saturday 3rd November.  The evening starts at 7.00 p.m. for 7.30 p.m. and will finish at Midnight.  The cost will be £35 each but only £33 each if paid by 27th October. To book just complete and return the enclosed form to Lion Ben Carroll at the address shown with your cheque payable to “Lions Club of Clacton on Sea” as soon as possible but in any event no later than Saturday 27th October.
Please contact me for the menu choices and a Booking Form.
Lion Adrian M Robinson

From Southend Lions
SOUTHEND on SEA LIONS CLUB invite you to a
Human Horse Race Evening with all proceeds going to Children in Need
Cupids Country Club, Great Wakering, Cupids Chase, Great Wakering, SS3 0AX.
on Saturday 10th November at 7.30p.m.
Tickets are £1 each and will include one free raffle ticket (children under 10 free).
There is a bar at the Club for drinks, but please bring along your own nibbles to enjoy.
All proceeds will be going to Children in Need.
We look forward to seeing as many of you on the night, please bring your family and friends and have an evening of fun.
Can you please let me know the approximate numbers who will be coming
Roger Fuller, Tel: Home 01702 331842 Mobile 07930721410

From Rayleigh Lions
Saturday 20th October 2018     7p.m.  for 7.30 p.m.     £24.00
At The Affinity Restaurant, 1777-79 London Road, Leigh on Sea, Essex.  SS9 2ST
Lounge suits/smart casual.
**We will be having our holiday accommodation in France raffle again this year.**
Soup of the day with warm Brioche bread.
Marinated Thai style King Prawns with sun-dried tomatoes served on mixed leaves with a lemon grass dressing
Fans of seasonal Melon served with summer fruits and Mango and Raspberry coulis
Fine Piccalilli pork pate served with a pork and apple chutney and brioche baguette
Main Courses:
Braised Steak & Stilton pie – braised beef with creamy west country Stilton and sauteed button mushrooms
Hunters Chicken – saute chicken breast topped with smokey bbq sauce, smoked bacon and mozzarella cheese
Poached Scottish Salmon marinated with lemon and dill served on a salad of mixed leaves with a jug of hollandaise sauce
Juicy handmade vegetarian burger with melted cheddar cheese, grilled mushrooms served with chipped potatoes
All with a selection of vegetables and potatoes and roll & butter.
Pannacotta and strawberry glaze served with mango sorbet
Warm chocolate sundae – tall glass filled with sticky chocolate sponge, chocolate sauce and vanilla ice cream
Carlota – Mexican dessert with layers of lemon cream & biscuit topped with vanilla ice cream & served with a shot of Tequila
English Cheeseboard served with a small side salad, cheese biscuits and chutney
Please can you  let Lion Irene Pracy know names and menu choices/any special food requirements, asap before 29th September.
01268 778299   e.mail: Advance payment preferred –  Cheques made payable to The Lions Club of Rayleigh
and send to Lion I.Pracy, 8 Highfield Crescent, Rayleigh Essex.  SS6 8JP

And Finally from MDHQ via District Secretary
There is a vacancy on the Lions Magazine committee for more details please contact District Secretary