Ross rowing ahead with the help of Lions and Rotary

Happy to help the Ross Rowing Club Junior Squad in the past, both Ross Lions Club and Ross Rotary Club were pleased to be able to help a little more when they appealed for funds to enable them to purchase a Stampfli double sculling boat, one in which they won a bronze medal this year. … Continued

ROSS LIONS FLOWER BOXES

Ross Lions have two flower boxes around the town that they keep an eye on and fill with bright colours during the summer months. They have been busy repainting their flower boxes located at High Street and Fiveways. Thanks to a generous donation from Ross Garden Store, they have been refreshed with new bedding plants ready … Continued

ROSS LIONS CELEBRATE 25 YEAR SERVICE AWARDS

Ross Lions celebrated 50 years of Service from two of their members at their recent Charter Anniversary Dinner Dance. President Jenny Symington presented chevrons for 25 years of Service to Lions Nick Dale and Andrew Middlecote, along with a letter of congratulations from International President Dr. Naresh Aggarwal. Nick and Andrew, who are both former … Continued

Lions Celebrate 100 years

A report on a special occasion from Mike – a Lion for 9 months – who attended the prestigious event in London on behalf of Ross on Wye Lions Club. (edited). Despite the weather carnage of the previous week, I managed to get to and from Buckingham Palace relatively easily, given extensive media coverage and … Continued

Ross Leos helping hand for other young people

The Ross Youth Lions Leo Club members think carefully about who they want to help. They are keen to take part in Community Activities and aware of those who need a bit of extra help in life. So their latest donation was made to an organisation that helps young people with disabilities and special educational … Continued

Community Gardens, Community Support

The Ross on Wye Community Garden is a project that fits in well with one of the Lions Clubs specialist areas, the environment. Ross Lions have two flower boxes around town that they keep an eye on and fill with bright colours during the summer months. So, when asked for some help by the Ross … Continued

Water Pump

Water way to go! Ross Lions received a wonderful email recently from Rob Sedman. He and his family and  have just returned from a visit to Namutumba in Uganda, the twin town of Ross on Wye.  Rob wrote to the Club members: “Our host Mugenyi James, Deputy Head at the local high school, was keen … Continued

Local donations

Thanks to their fund-raising efforts, Ross on Wye Lions Club have been pleased to be able to make donations to 2 local charities, Severn Free Wheelers and Ross Adult Literacy Group. Both of these groups make significant contributions to our area, but much of what they do is not always seen by the rest of … Continued