Message In A Bottle

Message In A Bottle

MiaB is a simple scheme to make available to emergency services details of an an individual's medication, allergies etc., information which could be vital in an emergency. Photo shows Lion Carol Malpass handing over a batch of bottles to a representative of one of the local Community Responders.

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Litter picking at Bawdsey

Litter picking at Bawdsey

One of our community activities is a annual litter pick as part of Suffolk Coastal District Council's Operation Spring Clean. Photo shows Woodbridge Lions and friends at the end of a successful litter pick on Bawdsey beach.

Presentation to 1st Martlesham Scout Group

Presentation to 1st Martlesham Scout Group

All funds raised from the public are returned to the community, for example as play equipment in local parks or hearing loops in public buildings. Photo shows a presentation to the 1st Martlesham Scout Group for refurbishment of their Scout Hall.

MAY NEWS

May continues to be busy for the Woodbridge & District Lions Club. On Bank Holiday Monday we worked alongside other local clubs to help out at the annual Woodbridge Horse Show held at Trinity Park. Quay Time, our joint project with the Woodbridge Quay Church, has its next open session on Wednesday 16th May and

April News

In March several  Lions  joined  the  Great British  Spring  Clean  and  collected  rubbish along the  A12. In May we will  join  with  other  clubs  to  help  out  at  the  Woodbridge  Horse  Show  on  the  7th  May  and  the  Woodbridge Shufflers  Road race  on the  20th May. On Saturday  19th  May  we  will be holding another 

March News

As the weather warms up, so does our activity. February saw us join with other Lions’ Clubs in South Suffolk and the New Century Lions Club of East Anglia in hosting a swimming gala at Crown Pools. This annual event for any swimmers with physical or learning challenges is always a delightful event, with the

FEBRUARY NEWS

Quay Time, our joint project with Woodbridge Quay Church, is really taking off. 14 participants at the recent Wednesday afternoon session were busy making cards, playing carpet bowls and board games. A visiting speaker has been booked for a future event. A number of participants have been in touch to say how much they enjoy

January News

With Christmas now behind us, we take a breath and enjoy a few social activities including a theatre trip and a trivia quiz before Spring events get underway. Community activity isn’t neglected though, as we continue to support Quay Time which was launched in the Autumn of 2017.

DECEMBER NEWS

So, with 2017 drawing to a close it’s a chance to look back on the past twelve months.  We’ve seen record-breaking events in the form of the Woodbridge Regatta – a first ever sell out for the Duck Dive; and the highest ever participation in the Martlesham 10k, 5k and Fun Run.  The Art Show

November News

Following the success of the Martlesham road races, the Art Show & Sale held in The Salvation army Hall raised £420.  Thanks to all those who donated, bought or helped.  We hope to hold further Art sales in Spring and Autumn 2018. Quay Time, a joint venture with Woodbridge Quay  Church is gathering momentum. At

October News

This year’s Martlesham Heath 10k, 5k and Fun Run exceeded all expectations, with a record 500 entries in the 10k and strong fields in the other events.  This year, for the first time, the 10k was part of the Suffolk Athletic Grand Prix; runners gain points from eight nominated events at various distances, culminating in

News September 2017

Dreams of summer holidays are fast fading and Autumn is upon us. The Lions’ Club of Woodbridge & District looks forward to a busy time, with the annual Martlesham Heath 10k, 5k and Fun Run on Sunday 8th October. This year’s event is part of the Suffolk Grand Prix and we are hoping for a