At our Club meeting on Monday 18th May at the Bridge Hotel & Spa we presented Elisabeth Baker (The West Yorkshire Region Committee Chairlady) with a cheque for £500. The photograph attached shows Lion president Malcolm Bolland making the presentation to Elisabeth. She went on to inform Club members the Charity’s role.
She explained, “We are the Soldiers’ Charity (formerly the Army Benevolent Fund). We give lifetime support to serving and retired soldiers and their families. They risk so much for us, but for them, its just doing their job. In return, we provide financial assistance when in real need. That’s what we have been here to offer for 70 years.”
She also added, “ We maintain a close relationship with the Ro...
The first Wetherby Beer Festival took place on 4th July 2009. This year’s event takes place on 30th May 2015 and will be held at St James’ Church Rooms Wetherby commencing at Noon.
This year’s event is once again in support of Yorkshire Air Ambulance and we aim to bring the total that we have raised for them to £10,000!
This year will see the introduction of a ‘prosecco bar’ and a ‘cider bar’ and will feature 20 Yorkshire beers. We are happy to welcome back the solo singer ‘Olivia’ and the guitar duo ‘Lucy and Jo’; plus local entertainers and lots of family fun.
Date: Saturday 30th May
Venue: St James' Church Rooms, Wetherby
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We would love you to get involved in our Beer Festival on 30th May. This year will see the introduction of a ‘prosecco bar’ and a ‘cider bar’ and will feature 20 Yorkshire beers, local entertainers and lots of family fun.
Option A - £100.00
Buys FOUR free entries, a name on a firkin and list of sponsors, plus a half page black and white advert in the Festival Programme. Together with the choice of having a stall on the day to sell your products and services.
Option B - £75.00
Buys TWO free entries, a name on a firkin and in the list of sponsors, plus a quarter page black and white advert in the Festival Programme. Together with an opportunity to display leaflets and/or posters.