LIONS COMMEMORATE UN DAY WITH THE MAYOR

Lions helped the Mayor, Councillor Gill Taylor, and Civic Leaders commemorate UN Day at a flag raising ceremony at the Council Offices today, 24th October. Lion President Roger Hogbin was invited to speak on behalf of Lions and said "United Nations Day is a particular cause for celebration for the Weymouth and Portland Lions Club. Over the years, the Lions International and the UN have cooperated on many humanitarian endeavours. Lions have provided aid and manpower for UNICEF, for the World Health Organization and for UNESCO projects. Lions International has a consulting role with the U...
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THE BIG NAMES IN MOTOCROSS ARE HEADING TO WEYMOUTH THIS WEEKEND

The annual Beach Motocross, staged by Weymouth & Portland Lions Club and Purbeck Motocross Club, is set to be the most successful yet with a record entry of 362 riders. The line up is headed by four times World Enduro Champion, Steve Holcombe, former European and British Enduro Champion Daryl Bolter, alongside of them is three times winner of the Beach Race, local lad, Jake Shipton plus no less than eight BritishChampions which includes the Women’s Champion Catherine King. This all adds up to a thriller on Sunday.  Steve Holcombe World Champion Ste...
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WEYMOUTH & PORTLAND LIONS CLUB WELCOMES IT’S FIRST LADY MEMBER

The Lions inducted Julie Storey as their first lady member into their club at their monthly dinner meeting held at the Rembrandt Hotel. The ceremony was conducted by the Lions District Governor, Ken Staniforth, who said how proud he was to be invited down to Weymouth for this momentous occasion.   L to R: Lion President Roger Hogbin, Julie Storey, Lions District Governor Ken Staniforth.  Lion Club President Roger Hogbin said: As President of the Weymouth and Portland Lions Club and Julie's sponsor, I am extremely pleased to welcome her both as a member and especially as our first female...
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Track Side Advertising Opportunity at Weymouth Beach Motocross

An opportunity for your business? Around 18,000 watch this spectacular event and we can place your banner track side right at the forefront of all the action, not only seen by those present at the event but also in numerous photographs and videos after the event. Place your banner track side at a cost of just £100, maximum size 3 metres x 1 metre high. To book your space please email: publicity@weymouthlionsclub.co.uk Please CLICK here for full details of the event.
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LAST REMAINING TRADE PITCHES AVAILABLE – GET IN TOUCH NOW!

Weymouth Beach Motocross - Sunday 28th October 2018 Please follow this link for full details of the event Limited Space Left To Trade: 3 Hot Food Pitches Left  2 Trade Pitches 6 Charity & Charity For further details please contact: Ryan Hope 07795246080 ryanhope1991@googlemail.com It is estimated that some 20,000 people, families and bikers alike, will travel to Weymouth to watch this thrilling and spectacular event. Entries are coming in fast from across the south of England, with more than 200 riders set to test their mettle in the race hosted by the Weymouth and ...
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Lions enter into the spirit of Carnival

The theme of the float this year was the Greatest Showman" and our entry featured the young dancers from Julie Storey's "Lets Dance" group as well as president Roger and other Lions dressed up as clowns, and with club supporters joining in the fun in various silly costumes. The club's vice president bravely appeared as the bearded lady from the "Showman" movie. CLICK THE PICTURE TO WATCH THE VIDEO A small team built and decorated the float on the morning of carnival day, fuelled by bacon sarnies and coffee, and at 6.30pm it was put to the test as the procession got underway, making its w...
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LIONS ALL DAY BUSK HAD THEM ‘DANCING IN THE STREET’!

Weymouth and Portland Lions Club held their annual “Busk” in the town centre on Saturday raising over £800 for their charity fund. https://www.facebook.com/Francesunderwoodimages/videos/1850886764996301/?t=17 Replay   Visitors and locals alike enjoyed the music with many taking to dancing in the street. Replay, as ever, gave their usual sterling performance and Tony Lowe added a touch of class to the event with his crooner style blend of classic Sinatra, Bublé and Tom Jones songs. Lions President Roger Hogbin said "We had another successful busk yesterday. So first of all, on...
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EX MAYOR JOINS THE FAMILY OF LIONS

Lions President Roger Hogbin welcomed two new members into the family of Lions, last year’s Mayor of Weymouth & Portland Kevin Brookes and John Kelly. Roger said “ I am delighted to welcome Kevin and John into the club. They both bring new skills, ideas and experiences that will help us to continue and improve the work that Lions do with the community”.  L to R: Kevin Brookes, Roger Hogbin, John Kelly. Kevin Brookes commented “I was honoured to have been invited to join the Weymouth & Portland Lions. I worked very closely with them last year during my Mayoral year when l was ...
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