Lion Russ Woolley has been awarded a Melvin Jones Fellowship

This is the highest award a Lion can receive and is given by Lions Clubs International to Lions who are nominated by their peers for outstanding service to Lions, their club and to the community at large. Lion Russ Woolley and VDG Lion Peter Burnett Russ, a retired Police Officer, has been a member of Weymouth & Portland Lions Club since 1995. In that time he has been very active and has been President no less than four times, he has also held the post of Membership Chairman for many years and is also the club Almoner and Youth Officer. The award was made on behalf of Lions Intern...
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‘Weymouth Wade’ – A new fun event for the family on Easter Sunday April 16th

Weymouth and Portland Lions Club are delighted to announce their new Weymouth event, the WEYMOUTH WADE! Sea jogging is a new craze that is sweeping the country and lots of people are having fun, jogging through the water; keeping fit and raising money for good causes. The event will take place on EASTER SUNDAY at 11am, with registration between 9.30am and 10.30am on the beach near the Pavilion. Entry will be just £5 and it is open to everybody from the age of 5 upwards. There will be 3 categories: 16 and over, 12-15 and 5-11. (These to be accompanied by an adult). Fancy Dress is optional...
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All Day Street Busk – Saturday 2nd September 2017

APOLOGIES THAT WE HAD TO CANCEL NOW RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY 2nd SEPTEMBER OUTSIDE HSBC BANK IN ST MARY STREET, WEYMOUTH. The Lions will holding their annual Street Busk in Weymouth town centre, raising funds for their Charity Account from 10.00 am through to 3.00pm. The public will be entertained by that ever popular 50's & 60's band 'Replay' which is fronted by Lions Club member Norman Stagles, also featuring: Ken Watkins, Blazing Strings TBC, Wyke Ukedelics, Brian Lincoln, Ann and Norman.  
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Lions Annual Charity Golf Day – Friday 4th August 2017

SORRY, ENTRY TO THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED The aim of the day is not only to raise funds for our Charity Fund but also to enjoy the company of our invited guests and the excellent facilities offered by Weymouth Golf Club. We do hope you will be able to take part in this worthy fund raiser as all the proceeds will go to our Charity Fund which is mainly spent in the local community helping those less fortunate than ourselves. Cost of the day will be £40 per person for WGC members and £60 for non-members of WGC. Those of you who have taken part in this event before will know what an enjoyab...
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Beach Motocross – Sunday 22nd October 2017

Don't miss this exciting and spectacular event, We are well on target to having 300 riders taking part in next Sunday’s Weymouth Beach Motocross. This year looks like being one of the best with a fantastic line up which includes: This year’s Dakar Rally winner (Ex Purbeck member) Sam Sunderland, first British rider to ever win this event. Previous triple winner of this event, 24-year-old Jake Shipton, a local lad who lives at Wareham, will be looking for a fourth win. Jake is a professional and is currently ranked in the top 5 in the MX National and British championships. The Bri...
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CHRISTMAS DAY HARBOUR SWIM – WHO WILL YOU BE RAISING FUNDS FOR?

Last year, several thousand people lined Weymouth Harbour on Christmas Day morning to watch a record breaking 336 swimmers take to the water raising over £23,000 between them for a whole host of national and local charities. If you would like to take part in this very popular and worthwhile event then please follow the link below for online registration, event details and downloadable sponsorship forms:  
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