Christmas Day Lunch

Christmas Day can be a busy time with family and friends, but some people like the company and spirit of good-will that they find by participating in the Ross on Wye Community Lunch. Held for the second time at the Larruperz Centre, many volunteers worked behind the scenes to make the day fun for all. … Continued

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

A long-standing Christmas Tradition continues once again this year as members of Ross on Wye Lions Club will be helping youngsters to meet up with Santa at Pengethley Garden Centre. They will be able to tell him how good they have been and to ask for their special present – hopefully the one that is … Continued

Record Crowds enjoy Ross Bonfire and Fireworks

‘Awesome!’ ‘Great, thank you’ just two of the comments made by people as they left the grounds of The Chase Hotel after enjoying the Annual Bonfire and Fireworks Display on Saturday November 5th. First estimates show that a record crowd of around 2,000 came to the event organised by Ross on Wye Lions Club.  The … Continued

Duck Race at Carnival

Good weather for ducks? Well the little yellow racers were in fine form when they raced along the River Wye towards the end of Ross Carnival 2016. Nearly 1400 tickets were sold, meaning that 1400 ‘owners’ could have watched the race that started at the Hope and Anchor. Crowds were seated on the launch steps … Continued

Pupils excel in Peace Poster Competition

The Art Department of John Kyrle High School has very strong links with the members of Ross on Wye Lions Club and the most lasting link has been the Peace Poster Competition held each Autumn. The Lions are an organisation for volunteers who want to help their local community and to ‘put something back’. As … Continued