Braintree Real Ale Festival

Braintree Real Ale Festival

Each year Braintree Lions, in partnership with North-West Essex CAMRA, organise a Real Ale & Cider Festival

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The Tom Dix Train

The Tom Dix Train

Braintree Lions have been taking their train to schools and fetes for over 30 years. Giving children, young and old, rides.

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Message in a Bottle

Message in a Bottle

This simple and free project is designed to help save lives in the event of a medical emergency.

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Recycling Glasses

Recycling Glasses

Lions are known for the 'Sight work'. This is just one of the projects we support.

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Easter and Braintree Lions

As we approach Easter, Braintree Lions have placed Easter Eggs in ten local pubs and a town centre business. These eggs are being raffled with all proceeds going to local causes. If you would like to purchase tickets, to win one of these eggs, please visit   The Bull (Braintree)   The Nags Head (Braintree)

Marie Currie

Marie Curie Collection 2019

On 24th March Braintree Lions were collecting, at Tesco Great Notley, for the annual Marie Curie appeal. We are very please to announce that the total amount collected by Braintree Lions amounted to a fantastic £550. This is an amazing amount and we would like to thank all of you who so generously donated.

The Lions Way of Working

Braintree Lions are members of Lions Clubs International. We are part of a global network of 1.4 million volunteers. When a humanitarian crisis strikes, Lions Clubs International Foundation work with and are guided by their own Lions members who are ordinary people present on the ground. As the World’s largest voluntary, non-governmental organisation, our volunteers

Lions International Blood Research Appeal (LIBRA)

The Lions International Blood Research Appeal (LIBRA) recently received £2,000 at a special cheque presentation with representatives from Braintree Lions Club, following a Real Ale Festival that attracted more than one thousand people from across the south. LIBRA was selected as one of two major beneficiaries of the popular event by Club members. The festival

Riding for the Disabled Association

Lions Club members recently agreed to support the Twinstead and Braintree Riding for the Disabled Association based at Rayne and in the photograph is Lion President Roger Abbott presenting a cheque for £600 to members of the Association.

Recycling For Charity

Our friends at Stationery Solutions collect various items that can be recycled and all the proceeds are donated to Braintree Lions to then use for local causes. Below is their recent Facebook post. Did you know…… That we collect / recycle many things, mainly for Charity? The poster, below, shows the items that we collect,

1800 Pairs of Glasses

As part of Braintree Lions on going commitment to recycle old spectacles to help others, Lions are also known as ‘Knights of the Blind’, we are really pleased to have sent another 1800 pairs to Lions Clubs in Midhurst and Chichester. We have now recycled so many pairs even we have lost count. If you