Important Notice
All future Lions Events have been cancelled until further notice becacause of the coronavirus crisis.
If you need any help , that you think the Lions can help with, please contact us at our email:address:
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Covid-19 Virus Crisis
Stour Valley Lions fund 3 distance thermometers for Shipston Medical Centre.

We have also donated £250 to the Food Bank at St. Edmunds and are waiting the arrival of a £500 donation from our local lion district to further support local organisations in meeting the coranovirus emergency.


Want to know more about the Lions? 

The following link shows what the Lions is all about.


So why not join Stour Valley Lions??

Stour Valley Lions, based in Shipston, are a group of men & women trying to make life a little better for those less fortunate than ourselves with activities which cover the Stour Valley Area. We meet at the White Bear Hotel, Shipston on Stour on the 2nd Monday of the month at plan our activities and  social events, and welcome like minded individuals, either male or female who are prepared to put a little back into the community.

For more information

 please contact  Lion Paul McPherson, Membership Officer,

Tel: 01608 664065 or any Lion or visit our web site on

for more details


Shipston on Stour Information Sheet

Services for Older People and
Local Organisations


Produced by Shipston Medical Centre
Stour Valley Lions


Please use the link below to view this directory of useful contact information for Senior Citizens in the Shipston and Stour Valley Area;



The club sponsored the new shirts for the Basket Ball Team at Shipston High School and the photo is of the group of students/players with their new shirts.

Surplus spectacles, Foreign Coins and Old Stamps

Collection of old spectacles, mobile phones, printer ink and toner cartridges, used stamps & now Hearing Aids 

We continue to collect old spec's and distribute to those less fortunate than ourselves. This has now been extended to include old mobile phones, printer ink and toner cartridges, used stamps & hearing aids.
 Please help us by recycling your surplus spectacles, foreign coins and Stamps etc.
You can deposit them in Lion boxes at the following Places:
1. Shipston Stour
The Shipston Medical Centre, Grays opticians and Walford and Round on Sheep Street or the Post Office on High Street.

2.  For Ilmington

For Ilmington, please drop them into the Ilmington Shop and Cafe
3.  For Brailes
For Brailes, please drop them into the Village Hall

During 2019 Stour Valley Lions was proud to donate £3375 to the following causes:



Dash (Prison Me-No Way)

Diabetes Screening

First Responders

Shipston Youth Club

Down Memory Lane

Power Convertor for Handicapped Child

Ellen Badger Hospital Xmas

North Sea Lions (International  Project)

Brain Tumor Organisation

Women v Cancer

Shipston Proms

Troop Aid

Special Olympics

British Legion

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Want to raise funds for your club/society?
Why not have a Horse Race Night?
Stour Valley Lions can provide this event at your premises for £140.  Most race nights raise £300+
Contact Lion David Squires for more details
on Tel: 01608 664065


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