Meetings

22nd September 2018

STIPERSTONES NEW VERANDA & LIONS PLAQUES 

Lions attend Garden Party at Stiperstones Care Home in Chobham where despite the atrocious weather they “showed off” their new Veranda provided by Lions and the commemorative plaques on the Veranda and the Sensory Cabin to about fifty guests.

12th August 2018

NEW VENUE FOR MEET THE LIONS COFFEE MORNING 

The next Surrey Border Lions Coffee Morning is at 11:00 on Thursday 30th August 2018 at ROKA The Square, Bagshot.

20th July 2018

LIGHTWATER WI FUN QUIZ NIGHT 

As is now tradition, Surrey Border Lions participated in the Annual Lightwater WI Fun Quiz. Not sure where we finished, somewhere outside the top three and not bottom I believe, at what was a thoroughly enjoyable evening

15th July 2018

SURREY BORDER LIONS HANDOVER CEREMONY 

The Lions Year comes to an end in June, and from the beginning of July the new Club Officers take on their responsibilities. This year the actual moment of transition “The Surrey Border Lions Handover Ceremony” where incoming President Barry Auty accepted the chain of office from the outgoing President Rob Evison was held on Sunday 15th July 2016.

9th July 2018

SUPPORT FOR NEEDY YOUNG PEOPLE

Surrey Border Lions purchase of a weighted blanket for young boy who has been diagnosed with ADHD & ASD and has great difficulty in sleeping at night and fund swimming lessons for a young boy with Autism and Speech and Language delays.

23rd June 2018

LIGHTWATER FAYRE IN THE SQUARE

As usual Surrey Border Lions were represented at the fayre and gave out free gifts, balloons and flags to the children. 

9th June 2018

WINDLESHAM VILLAGE FETE

The Surrey Border Lions Children’s Squidgy Ball Lucky Dip and Bean Bag Toss  Stalls at the Windlesham Village Fete raised £140.05. 

14th May 2018

FRANCE PROJECT

Surrey Border Lions provides funds to Surrey Family Support for the purchase of passports and clothing for a group of 12 young people at LEAP (Learning, Employability & Progression) taking part in the "France Project". 

14th May 2018

EGGSTRAVAGANSA

Once again thanks to the support of local businesses and the generosity of the people in Bagshot, Lightwater and Windlesham, Surrey Border Lions have raised £450 in their annual “Name Card” Eggstravaganza; the proceeds of which will be donated to the Lions District appeal for the Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance.

13th May 2018

SURREY BORDER LIONS CELEBRATE THEIR 38th ANNIVERSARY

On 13th May Surrey Border Lions celebrated their 38th anniversary of the Club receiving its’ Charter with a luncheon at Camberley Heath Golf Club. This year Members and Friends were joined by the Mayor of the Borough of Surrey Heath, Councillor Valerie White & her husband David, along with fellow Lions from the Cranleigh, Guildford and Woking Clubs..

As usual the meal and the venue lived up to expectations and everybody enjoyed being entertained at their table by Magician Lee Ferriday (www.leeflorida.co.uk) one of the top magicians in the UK performing his unbelievable sleight-of-hand magic.

12th May 2018

LIGHTWATER VILLAGE FETE

The Surrey Border Lions Children’s Squidgy Ball Lucky Dip and Bean Bag Toss  Stalls at the Lightwater Village Fete raised £87.50. 

12th APRIL

LIONS CHARITY CHALLENGE

A new initiative by Surrey Border Lions to help identify the local charities that residents of Bagshot, Lightwater and Windlesham would like us to support. The monthly Charity Challenge provides three successful participants the opportunity to nominate the local charity they wish to receive a £100 donation. For further information call 0845 8339553 or email SBLC105SE@gmail.com

3rd May 2018

SONICAID FOR LIGHTWATER SURGERY

Surrey Border Lions purchase a Sonicaid Doppler for the Lightwater Surgery in response to the Lions Club International January appeal for Lions to get involved in World Diabetes Day.This instrument provides medical staff with information about the quality of blood flow in diabetics' extremities. The Lightwater Surgery have some 12,100 registered patients and of these there are about 440 who are diabetic patients.

25th January 2018

BURNS NIGHT

An enjoyable evening was had by all when Members and Friends of Surrey Border Lions Celebrated Burns Night at the Wheatsheaf Hotel, Virginia Water

26th December 2017

WINDLESHAM PRAM RACE

Several members of Surrey Borders helped with the annual Windlesham Pram Race on Boxing Day 2017 where 650 runners pushing some 85 prams around the course raised substantial monies for a variety of charities 

9th, 10th, 23rd & 24th December 2017

CHRISTMAS BUCKET SHAKES

Thanks to the generosity of the customers at Longacres and Waitrose (Sunningdale) Surrey border Lions raised a substantial sum of money which will enable the Club to continue supporting local people and organisations during the next twelve months.

12th December 2017

GIFT CARDS FROM LIONS

Following the success of replacing Christmas food parcels with Stores Gift Cards, Surrey Border Lions Club distributed over 70 Co-operative Store Gift Cards at a cost of £2,330 to elderly residents and needy families which will benefit over 150 local residents in our three villages (Bagshot, Lightwater and Windlesham).

11th December 2017

FESTIVO 2017

On Monday 11th December Surrey Border Lions travelled to Windsor Castle to join the congregation at Festivo 2017 in St. George's Chapel for a concert of music and readings, where the Choir of St George’s Chapel and musicians from the Band and Bugles of The Rifles produced an unforgettable sound of Christmas.

2nd December 2017

LIGHTWATER FAYRE IN THE SQUARE

The Surrey Border Lions Children’s Squidgy Ball Lucky Dip Stall at the Lightwater Christmas Fayre in the Square raised £50.50 (which equates to 101 squidgy dippers).

19th NOVEMBER 2017

LAPTOP COMPUTER FOR LIGHTWATER CARE

Surrey Border Lions have purchased a Dell Laptop with pre-installed Windows 10 Professional, Microsoft Office 2010 and AVG 12 antivirus for Lightwater Care (a local voluntary transport group) to help them with the administrative aspects of their charitys' work.

12th November 2017

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY

Surrey Border Lions were represented at the Remembrance Sunday services held in our three villages. Poppy wreaths were laid by Club Officers at St Annes Bagshot, All Saints' Lightwater and St Johns Windlesham.

8th October 2017

SURREY BORDER LIONS ANNUAL GOLF EVENT RAISES OVER £400 FOR STIPERSTONES CARE HOME

Surrey Border Lions Club held its annual golf competition in brilliant autumn sunshine at the Pine Ridge Golf Club on 8th October 2017.

The event is aimed at golfers, who may not have the opportunity to play in any other competition, and participants twist the arms of friends and relatives to sponsor their golf score.  The proceeds of this years golf competition will go towards the provision of a canopy over the patio at Stiperstones Care Home in Chobham.

The Surrey Border Lions golf competition has been held for over twenty years and has raised in excess of £26,000 for local causes.

11th September 2017

SURREY BORDER LIONS AWARDS PRESENTATIONS

Surrey Border Lions President Rob Evison presents Lion Geoff Mitchell with a twenty five year award and Lion Rob Gibson who is a Charter Member of Surrey Border Lions with a forty five year award; Welfare Officer Lion Avis Maddison received the Surrey Border Lions “Lion of the Year” award in recognition of the work she carries out on behalf of Surrey Border Lions.

6th July 2017

RIDING FOR THE DISABLED GYMKHANA

Members of Surrey Border Lions Club attended the recent Riding for the Disabled Gymkhana at The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and presented rosettes to riders from four schools taking part and the “Lions’ Trophy” which was awarded to Bagshot Infant School

10th April 2017

100 DEFIBRILLATOR CHALLENGE

One of the many Lions Club International Centennial projects is to the install 100 defibrillator units across the South East of England by the end of the official Centenary activity period in July 2018. To this end, Surrey Border Lions have agreed with the Windlesham Pram Race Trustees to share the cost of funding the purchase and installation (~£1600) of a defibrillator for Windlesham.

30th March 2017

RIDING FOR THE DISABLED TROPHY PRESENTATION

Surrey Border Lions Club President Rob Evison recently visited the Riding for the Disabled Group at The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst to present a trophy to be awarded to a special rider or group of riders next term.

15th February 2017

VALENTINE'S DAY HAMPER NAME CARDS

The Surrey Border Lions Valentine's Day Hamper Name Card project in aid of Riding for the Disabled at Sandhurst raised over £1,200.  

 

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