Lion members welcomed District Governor, Michael Boldero and his wife Lion Carole to the Lions Business Meeting held on Monday 23 April 2018 at the Bridge Hotel and Spa Walshford.
(Photo - New Lion Julie Wood accepting District Governor Michael 's pennants on behalf of Lion President)
Lion President John Boulton was pleased to welcome DG Michael and his wife Lion Carole to their first visit to the Club in his DG reign. In his remarks he said that he and his wife had enjoyed the meeting, particularly the good humour and banter from Club members. He did go on to explain some re-organisational matters - Wetherby Lions will carry on in their usual way!
Lion President John did ask DG Michael to present two l...
Lions Clubs International celebrated its centenary in 2017, and on Saturday Wetherby Lions Club celebrated being a mere youngster by comparison, and held a dinner party to celebrate its 52nd Charter anniversary – founding of the Club.
(Photo - left to right Joan Campbell, Lion President John Boulton, Anne Boulton, Consort Tom Harrington,
Town Mayor Norma Harrington and Master of Ceremonies Lion Ken Campell)
The Town Mayor, Norma Harrington, made an after-dinner speech, thanking Wetherby Lions members for their charitable and support work within the community. Norma was also kind enough to present prizes at the end of the evening, two of these being in the form of funding for local charities chosen by the winners of the prizes.