lions

Invitation to Join Henley Lions

The Lions Club of Henley-on-Thames is a registered charity involved with fundraising and community service projects. Funds have been raised at events such as the Swimarathon, car parking at the […]

Santa’s Grotto Gives Gift to Charities

Henley Lions invited Father Christmas to Toad Hall for the four weekends in December where over 1100 excited children were able to meet him and to tell him personally what […]

Valley Road School Dolphins Team Beat Swimarathon Length Record

901 lengths were swum in this year’s Henley Lions Swimarathon on Sunday at Henley Leisure Centre by 65 swimmers. Henley Mayor, Councillor Glen Lambert did the honours of starting the […]

Santa Sleigh Raises Over £4,000 for Local Charities

Henley Lions’ Santa sleigh raised another staggering £4,288 again last year despite having to cancel two evenings due to heavy rain. The sleigh toured routes around Henley and Shiplake during […]

Henley Lions Deliver Christmas Food Parcels to the Those in Need

For the 16th consecutive year, Henley Lions paid for and packed up 86 Christmas food parcels for individuals and families in our community who are struggling at this time of […]

Henley Lions Need New Store for Fundraising Equipment

Henley Lions need a new place to store their fund raising equipment. They neeed about 20 square feet of space to keep things like a gazebo, Swimarathon counters, signs for […]

Santa Welcomes Lots of Children at Opening Weekend of Grotto

Over 200 children visited Santa at the Henley Lions grotto at Toad Hall this weekend after it was opened on Saturday morning by Henley Mayor. First in the queue was […]

The Space Gets New Furnishings at Counselling Suite Thanks to Lions

The Space (part of Riverside Counselling Services) has been able to purchase new furniture, lighting and pictures for its counselling suite in Newtown House thanks to a donation from Henley Lions. Clinical director […]

Henley Lions Calling for Pensioners to Donate Winter Fuel Allowance

As the weather is starting to get colder, many Henley families will struggle to keep warm this winter.  For the third year, Henley Lions are calling for those pensioners who […]

Obituary – Melvyn Williams (1942 – 2018)

Mel was born in Aston, Birmingham, and his junior school was in between the HP sauce factory and Ansells Brewery, which explains why he had an lifelong love of both. […]