51st Charter Night

Whitby Lion’s Club recently celebrated their 51st Charter Night at the Inn on the Moor in Goathland which was enjoyed by all who attended. The club’s charter night celebrates the club’s birthday from when it was formed 51 years ago. The club was due to hold a much larger charter night at the Whitby Pavilion last […]

Whitby Lion’s Donate £500 to LCIF Covid-19 India Appeal

The club has decided to donate £500.00 to the LCIF (Lion Clubs International Foundation) India Covid-19 Appeal. As we are all aware in the recent sad news coming from India, daily case numbers and deaths began rising in March and then surged dramatically. On Thursday, 6 May 2021, the number of new recorded daily infections […]

£545 Raised From Ice Bucket Challenge!

THANK YOU! Unfortunately, due to government restrictions and the welfare of all, Whitby and District Lions club were not able to host their annual Boxing Day Dip in 2020. However, we did not let this dampen our fundraising spirits and instead ran an ‘Ice Bucket Challenge!’ Many of you were sponsored to brave an icy […]

Whitby Boxing Day Virtual Dip

The 2020 Whitby Lion’s Club Virtual Boxing Day Dip. Sadly, the Covid-19 pandemic means that this year we’re going to have to try something different. Boxing Day Dip with a Difference. We challenge you to take a virtual dip in an ice bucket style challenge while raising money for your chosen charity. We don’t mind […]

Whitby Food Bank Christmas Hampers

Our Christmas hampers are ready to roll to Foodbank4Whitby. To bring a little extra Christmas cheer to all the local families they support. The hampers include Christmas puddings, mince pies, a biscuits selection box and a chocolate selection box for the kids, provided by Whitby Rotary Club. Thank you to our club members for packing […]

Remembrance Day

The club today paid its respects to the servicemen, servicewomen and civilians who paid the ultimate sacrifice for peace in our time by purchasing a poppy wreath that was donated to the Royal British Legion at Whitby’s Remembrance Sunday Service held at the town’s war memorial at the dock end. Please consider donating to the […]

Zanna’s Skydive In Aid of Whitby Lion’s!

A massive well done to Zanna Barker for very bravely completing her skydive all in aid of Whitby Lions! Thank you to everyone who sponsored her and we will donate the money she raised to the many local good causes that we support. Thank you from everyone at the club, its certainly an amazing achievement

Cancellation of 2020 Boxing Day Dip Due to Covid-19

Whitby & District Lion’s Club would like to announce that unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we have taken the unprecedented decision to cancel our 2020 Boxing Day Dip. The club investigated all possible ways of holding the event, but due the Government and local guidelines/laws placed on holding such events, the club felt it […]