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November 24, 2016

Wetherby Lions received a cheque for £21,103.00 from John Taylorson MBE for their work at the ‘Great Yorkshire Bike Ride’ which took place in June this year.  This money will be passed primarily to other Yorkshire Lions Clubs and local Wetherby organisations that helped us on the day of the event.  The remainder of the monies will go to deserving causes in the Wetherby Community.

Lion John accepted a ‘Special Award for Outstanding Services’ given to Filey Lions Club for their diligent work over many years.

November 9, 2016

It was raining money recently at The Bridge Hotel, Walshford when Wetherby District Lions Club had a gala cheque presentation evening distributing over £6000 to worthy charities and individuals.

Recipients included;

  • £500 to Eckersley House

  • The Sick Children’s Trust,

  • £2000 each to St Gemma’s Hospice and The Alzheimer’s Society

  • £800 to Kirk Deighton Rangers A.F.C. for perimeter fencing

  • £125 to Wetherby Lion Joanne Hovell who completed The Great North Run for Martin House and

  • £100 to local resident Claire Maxted Wiggins who completed a sponsored zip wire drop off The Tyne Bridge for CoppaFeel , a breast cancer charity.

This amazing amount of money was only achieved by the continued generosity of the public in the Wetherby District area –...

November 9, 2016

Join us at Wetherby Market Place in December as we travel back in time to the Dickensian era. There is a lot more in store for you this year with a craft fayre and refreshments inside the Town Hall too.

Special thanks to our sponsors, Miah Solicitors. A Wetherby & Leeds based law firm offering a rare blend of expert legal advice, competitive prices and a friendly, approachable attitude. Wide range of individual and business services provided.

Wetherby Lions Club is proud to put on this event, which has been going for more than 20 years and has increased in popularity year on year.

Planned with close co-operation between the “Farmers Market” organization, Wetherby Town Council and local charities, who are offered space to advertise their charity and raise fu...

November 9, 2016

Santa has his reindeer's at the ready and has released the dates he will be visiting Wetherby. Watch out for him at a street near you - although we think you may hear him coming!

A huge thank you to Aquascapes & Landscaping who are sponsoring our sleigh again this year.

Follow us on facebook and twitter for regular updates on Santa's progress and of course if in the unfortunate circumstances of heavy weather we have to reschedule a route.

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Telephone: 0345 833 9529

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Registered Charity Number 1166656

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