Westbury Lions Members Nepal Trek Report

image-1955D Day! 14 months have passed since we started this epic journey and the day has finally come for us to head off. We have raised £4,500 for Maiti Nepal and £3,500 for the rebuilding of a school library that was damaged in the 2015 earthquake. What a manic 24hrs! Training ...

Westbury Lion Jarvis Elected 2nd Vice District Governor!

image-1905Our members attended the MD105D District Convention in Bournemouth on the weekend of the 25th/26th of March 2017. As always the event was a great mix of fun, entertainment with a little bit of serious Lions business thrown in.  Highlights included a very entertaining talk from Lawrie McMenemy MBE about his ...

Westbury Lions Members trek to Everest Base Camp!

image-1915Westbury Lions Gareth and Karen Hopkins, along with daughter Aleks, recently completed a trek to Everest Base Camp as part of their trekking adventures in the Himalayas and fundraising activities for Maiti Nepal. Following a gruelling 6 day hike to the camp, several members of the team were forced to turn back after ...

Westbury Leos Club Receive Young Volunteers Award

image-1912Westbury Leos Club received a Young Volunteers Award on March 10th at Matravers School. This award was presented in recognition of their work volunteering alongside Westbury Lions on our events (Bake Off, Donkey Derby, Fashion Show and daytime collections with the Xmas Float), and volunteering with the Youth Officer in our bookshop ...

Westbury Lions Community Bookshop is on the Move!

image-1797The Westbury Lions Club Community Bookshop will be moving to a new premises at the end of January, and for regular visitors the good news is that it is just across the road from the old one! Lion President Phil Harris explains “Following the sad death of Colin Forward, who owned ...