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Lion President Heidi Makes New Friends in Wisbech

Featherstone Lion President Heidi White (centre) was in her old home town of Wisbech recently. She visited a stall run by members of the local branch of Lions Club International and they soon got chatting. As this picture shows, they presented their Friendship Banner to a delighted Heidi to bring home to Featherstone.

Santa’s Sleigh starting points

Good evening everyone, here are the starting points for Santa’s Sleigh, we will update you at the end of every night as to where he will be starting from the following day. Please note that this event is weather dependent and we are at the mercy of the local traffic conditions.
Fitzwilliam – start at the Catchpenny Pub
Streethouse – start from Featherstone end going to the Meadway Estate
Sharlston – start at the Christmas Tree
Ackworth – start in Dicky Sykes Lane then into Maddison Ave
Featherstone – start at top of hill by Farmer Copleys and head into town
Santa will be playing his music nice and loud and his sleigh will be well lit. We look forward to seeing you out there!

Santa’s Sleigh is getting to roll!

Santa has got his travel itinerary!
(Please note these times are from approximately 6.30 pm onwards)
Santa will be playing his music so you’ll know where he is!
Monday 3rd – Travelling around Fitzwilliam
Tuesday 4th – Travelling around Streethouse
Wednesday 5th – Travelling around Sharlston
Thursday 6th – Travelling around Sharlston
Friday 7th – Tesco’s in Hemsworth from 10am
Saturday 8th – Tesco’s in Hemsworth from 10am
Monday 10th – Travelling around Featherstone
Tuesday 11th – Travelling around Featherstone
Wednesday 12th – Travelling around Featherstone
Thursday 13th – Travelling around Featherstone
Friday 14th – Co-op in Ackworth from 10am
Saturday 15th – Co-op in Ackworth from 10am
Monday 17th – Travelling around Ackworth
Tuesday 18th – Travelling around Ackworth
Wednesday 19th – Travelling around Ackworth
Thursday 20th – Travelling around Ackworth
Friday 21st – Asda at Glasshoughton from 10am
Saturday 22nd – Asda at Glasshoughton from 10am

Baking competition update

Good afternoon everyone. We’re sorry to announce that due to circumstances beyond our control we have had to cancel the upcoming baking competition. We will be contacting all current entrants as soon as possible about this. We will be working hard to bring this competition back as soon as possible.

Lions are on the prowl!

That’s right, we’re on the lookout for people that want to help make a difference in the community. We always welcome new people into our group, the more members we have, the more we can do in the community. So if you want to get involved with a lively group of people then please contact us. We look forward to hearing from you.