The Island Leg Club gets a little help from the Lions

Lions Dave Woolford and Roger Surtherland (Not in picture) present the equipment to the Leg Club staff and patients. Helen Naerger, a practise nurse from the Royal Manor Healthcare, who set up the group, thanked the Weymouth and Portland Lions Club for their generous donation which allowed them to purchase the equipment said "The Island Leg Club was set up in July 2018 and meets every Thursday morning between 9-12 on a drop-in basis at Community 2000 in Easton Portland. The Club is run by a group of volunteers who provide coffee and cakes and a welcoming environment. It is open to anyone re...
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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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‘The Good Samaritans’

Lions Clubs from Zone 1A ( Bridport, Blackmore Vale, Dorchester and, Weymouth & Portland ) chose the Samaritans as the recipients of the annual 'good cause' donation. Julie from the Samaritans receives a cheque for £2000 from outgoing Zone Chairman, Lion Mark Lockie at a Handover Lunch at the 'Gamekeeper' in Charminster. Julie, the Director of Samaritans of Dorset said, ”Samaritans are extremely grateful for this funding from the Lions. We recognise that there are many other very worthwhile charities in the area to whom the Lions could have donated this money, and we really appreciate t...
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March For Men – A Family Event

  On Sunday, 17th June, Father’s Day, the Weymouth and Portland Lions Club will be holding a “March for Men” along Weymouth seafront as part of a nationwide series of marches being organised by the Prostate Cancer Charity and by groups and individuals. https://prostatecanceruk.org/get-involved/march-for-men   The objective of this event is to raise the awareness of prostate cancer and to help save lives. It will be a family event, it will not be competitive, and Marchers will have the option of turning round at 3 different locations, depending on how far they wish to wal...
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Lions are getting ready for their big ‘Street Busk’ next week.

The Weymouth and Portland Lions Club will be holding their annual “Busk” in the town centre on Saturday 28th July 2018, raising funds for the Lions Charity Fund. The Busk will be fronted by 'Replay' and includes a full line-up to wet your appetite: Matt Lock - Guitarist Ken Watkins - Guitarist Tony Lowe - With his crooner style blend of classic Sinatra, Bublé and Tom Jones songs Brian Lincoln - Irish songs Ukeholics Maisie Sheridan Karen Thornton and Annie Lewis - Saxophone Bill Solo - Mr Tambourine Man Replay featuring Annie Mac Replay's new drummer Rob Goodwin...
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Beach Motocross – Sunday 28th October 2018

Preparations are well under way for the annual Weymouth Beach Race that will take place on Sunday 28th October and Weymouth & Portland Lions Club would like to invite you to be a part of this years event. 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 300 riders set to test their mettle in the race hosted by the Weymouth and Portland Lions Club and the Purbeck Motocross Club. Practice starts at 12.00 first race will be at...
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