Lions 105EA Weekly News 20th January 2019

From Lions Roar Editor
Please can I remind people that I need contributions for the next issue of ROAR by start of next week…. i.e. Sunday or Monday
Best wishes
Lion Mark
Tel: 01473 351270 or 07921 720792

From International Relations and Operation Friendship Officer
Hi all Lions
In March we have our last District 105ea friendship guest from Australia  before we become a new district, I am looking for hosts for our two lion guests
If you think you can help contact Lion Len Russell by email
At for details and dates.

From the Convention Team
Stalls at our 105EA 40th District Convention, Ipswich Hotel, Copdock IP8 3JD Sunday 16th March 2019
Could any District Officers (or anyone else) wishing to have a stall at the Convention please get in contact with Lion Julie Chandler who will be co-ordinating these
07952 470812
Thank you

From Speach and Hearing Officer – Lion Derek Rutter
I have booked a room and arranged lunch on Saturday 16th February 2019 at the Oliver Cromwell Hotel, March, commencing at 10.00 am for 10.30 am. I hope we will be finished by about 3pm.
The cost for the day including lunch will be £5 each.
Lunch will be either beef lasagne or vegetable lasagne served with a roast potato, followed by fresh fruit salad. If you would prefer something different for dietary reasons please let me know as soon as possible.
I require definite bookings by Saturday 2nd February, if I have insufficient numbers by this date I shall have to cancel.
Derek Rutter (MD Speech and hearing officer) please respond to

From Castle Point Lions – 40th Charter Anniversary
Please come and join us celebrate on Sunday 24th March 2019 at the Oysterfleet Hotel
Canvey Island SS8 9PA 1pm for 1.30pm
Starter County Vegetable Soup
Main Course
Roast Chicken wrapped in bacon Roast Potatoes section of Vegetables
Fillet of Salmon with a creamy Tarragon sauce (served separately) with New Potatoes section of
Vegetarian Option
Creamy Mushroom Stroganoff with rice
Raspberry and White Chocolate Cheesecake
Mixed Ice-Cream
Tea/Coffee & Mints
Cost £27.00 (if paid when placing Order £26.00 cheques made payable to Lions Club Castle Point
Please contact Lion Linda on 01268 691688 or email
We look forward to seeing you.

From Felixstowe Lions
The Felixstowe Lions in conjunction with the Stowmarket Lions are holding a Pig Race on Saturday 2nd March 2019 at the Felixstowe Trades and Labour Club.
Tickets are £10 each and includes a Hog Roast supper,
Full details from Lion John Gooch.  or Lion David Hedges on 01394 272677

From Swaffham
Swaffham Lions are holding a Valentine Dance 9th February 7.30 at Swaffham Assembly Rooms £10, Dancing to the Strollers. Tickets Dennis 07810773601

From Attleborough
You are invited to Attleborough 2013 Lions Club 5th Anniversary Charter
Saturday 30th March 2019, Connaught Hall Station Road Attleborough NR17 2AS
7PM for 7:30 PM £26.00 per person. Dress Code – Black Tie and Posh Frocks
A) PATE WITH CHUTNEY – served with salad garnish and rustic style bread
B) PRAWN COCKTAIL – served with brown bread and butter
D) BEEF BOURGUIGNON – tender beef cooked in red wine with onions and mushrooms
E) CHICKEN BAKEWELL – breast of chicken served with homemade apricot and pork stuffing wrapped in bacon with rich brown sauce with mushrooms
F) SALMON FILLET – with dill and hollandaise sauce
H) BREAD AND BUTTER PUDDING – served with homemade egg custard
I) CRÈME BRULEE – rich cooked cream with crunchy topping
Disco follows the meal for all those wishing to have a dance, Carriages at 12 midnight
Please advise name, club and menu choices
Please advise of any dietary requirements and return by 10th March to or telephone 01953 529325
Cheques payable to –  Attleborough 2013 Lions Club, send to 42 Thorpe Drive, Attleborough, Norfolk, NR17 2HS we look forward to seeing you

From Wymondham
Wymondham Lions 49th Charter Lunch
Bird in Hand
NR16 1BJ
Sunday April 28th 2019
Menu choices available shortly
John Wilde
Wymondham Lions Club

From Swaffham Lions
Swaffham and District Lions will be holding their 35th Charter event on Saturday 15th June at Knights Hill Hotel, King’s Lynn
Times and Menu etc. to follow.
Peter Young
Secretary, Swaffham and District Lions

From Sheringham and Crommer
SHERINGHAM & CROMER LIONS CLUB – 5th Anniversary Charter Lunch will be held on Sunday 3rd March @ The Dormy House Hotel, Cromer Road, West Runton, Norfolk , NR27 9QA . 12.15pm for 1.00pm £ 26 pp. Please see menu choices below.
Please send menu choices, together with remittance to  Lion Brian Harris, 22 Hannah Close, Sheringham, Norfolk, NR26 8AY by 12th February 2109. Cheques should be be made payable to Sheringham & Cromer Lions Club.
A. Tomato & Basil Soup Served with Multi Seed Bloomer (GF)
B. Chicken Liver Pate Served with Brioche, Red Onion Jam (GF)
C. Grilled Mackerel Fillet Served with Beetroot Chutney, Horse Radish Cream (GF)
D. Classic Prawn Cocktail, Crispy Baby Gem Lettuce, Marie Rose Sauce
Multi Seed Bloomer (GF)
E. Carvery Choice of 4 meats served with all the trimmings (GF)
F. Pie of the Day served with Mash Potato and Seasonal Vegetables
G. Pan Fried Fillet of Salmon Potato Cake, Confit Fennel and Pea & Prawn Sauce (GF)
H. Butternut Squash & Beetroot Tartlet with Sauteed Potatoes & Goats Cheese Curd (V)
I. Warm Cherry Bakewell Tart with Almond Crusted Vanilla Ice Cream
J. Gin & Lemon Cheesecake with Lemon Sorbet & Gin and Tonic Gel
K. Sticky Toffee Pudding with Toffee Sauce & Vanilla Ice Cream (GF)
L. Fresh Fruit Salad served with Cream or Vanilla Ice Cream
M. Trio of Norfolk Cheeses (Brie, Stilton, Dapple with Red Onion Marmalade, Celery, Grapes, Crackers and Butter
Followed by Tea or Coffee
£26.00 per person

From Bury Lions Club
Please come and join us at our ‘Chinese New Year Spectacular Variety Show’, on Tuesday 26th February, 19.30 at the Apex Bury St Edmunds. Tickets Adults £15, Children £12, available from (link on Bury Lions facebook page).(supporting St Nicholas Hospice, My Wish WSH & the Samaritans).
It is going to be a great evening!
Lion  Vivienne Clements
Bury Lions Club

From Eastwood Lions
Eastwood Lions Club would like to invite you to their Charter Afternoon Tea at Sands Restaurant on Southend seafront, on Sunday  3rd February 2019.  2.30pm for 3pm sit down..  £12.50 per person.
Menu will be sandwiches, scones with jam and cream, cakes, an ice cream treat and unlimited tea and coffee.
There is a bar available for the purchase of drinks.
Please notify any dietary and allergy requirements.  With 48 hours notice vegetarians, vegans, diabetics, gluten and lactose free diets can be catered for.
Contact:  Lion Maureen Longley, email