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DG Ramesh

Welcome, from the Lions of 105A

A Warm welcome from Ramesh Parmar, District Governor 2014 - 2015 to the District 105A Website.

Lions invited to join Leos 
at this year's District Quiz

Lions Clubs are invited to support Leo’s in the District Leo Clubs Quiz on the 13th  September 2014‏ at Savoy Court Community Centre, as well as enter teams to participate comprising parents and siblings of Leo’s ...To browse full story   

Seven Lions Clubs join hands to help "Maggies"

PDG Lion Alan Kings presenting the cheque on behalf of the Oxfordshire Lions with Lions from all participating Clubs present. 

Seven Lions Clubs, from (Abingdon, Banbury, Carterton, Henley on Thames, Thame, Wantage and Witney ) all worked together to sponsor a day at ‘Maggies’ Oxford. ...To browse full story   

Diabetes Awareness and Screening
in the Community takes centre stage

Letchworth Garden City and Baldock Lions club organised a Diabetes Awareness and screening in the community on its annual fun day on 19 July.2014. There were also support from Biggleswade Lions club promoting” Message in Wallet” and Stevenage Carrey’s Mill club for Lionism awareness. District Officer Lion Roheet Mehta was also in attendance....To browse full story 


Prospective new Lions Club members are shown the light

Present at the the orientation from left to right were PDG Eric, (seated extreme left) VDG, Meena, GMT Officer Kadu, DO Ravina, (standing extreme right) PDG John, DG Ramesh and 1st VDG Brinda

Orientation meeting with prospective new members took place on 30th July 2014 at the Lebanese Restaurant in Park Royal, London.

   the prospective members were informed on what Lions do, not only locally but worldwide and given a brief on the structure of Lions Clubs International. 
   The ones who attended had a very relaxed and enjoyable time and are looking forward to forming a new club probably in October 2014.  

Kenton Lions "Contact the Elderly" to 
provide companionship and support

Kenton Lions were presented with a UK volunteering award for outstanding services to the elderly. Kenton Lions Club through Lion Vivian Raggett learnt about the project back in 2007 and club
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Rotating towards Lions at Wanstead and Woodford

From left to right, Induction by VDG Meena Gupta, former Rotarian Harvinder Singh Virdee, sponsor Lion Harbinder Manku, Narinder Singh Mann and sponsor Lion Tejsatwant Singh Bansal.

Every Lions Club perform handovers and inductions, but what is intriguing about this induction at Wanstead and Woodford Lions Club is that the two new members are Rotarians who have now joined Lions.
   Harvinder Singh Virdee who is no longer a Rotarian was sponsored by Lion Harbinder Manku and Narinder Singh Mann who remains a Rotarian was sponsored by Lion Tejsatwant Singh Bansal.

Mount Kilimanjaro sees the Pride of Lions roar

Lion Bharat Miangar together with friend Sarah Betteridge held an expedition to Tanzania on 13th June 2014 to raise life saving funds for charity Anthony Nolan Trust  ...To browse full story 

Golders Green Lions raise £5,500
for great Ormond Street Hospital

Lions Club of Golders Green presented GreatOrmondStreetHospital’s Lucy Quick with a cheque for £5,500 to provide world-class care for its young patients and their families...To browse full story click here.    

 Leo Risha bags £500 Bert Mason Bursary
awarded by International President Barry Palmer

Leo Risha of Leo Club of London-Hendon secured the Bert Mason Bursary for £500 and a plaque awarded by International President Lion Barry Palmer
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Biggleswade Sandy Lions support
Diabetes UK through thriple marathon

Lions Barry and Pauline Livesey, members of Biggleswade Sandy Lions Club have three running daughters all of whom have helped the club over the years raise funds from a “guess the time to complete the London Marathon” effort
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Youngest ever candidate vying for top honor

Left to right: Lion Minesh Mehta District Young Ambassador Officer and Gregory Wade

Gregory Wade sponsored by the Lions Club of Seven Kings went on to the Multiple District 105 finals as the youngest ever candidate to take part at only 15 for the The Young Ambassador of the 21st Century over the weekend of 21st – 23rd February 2014...To browse full story click here.

Osterley’s 8th Charter Night draws excellent support 
Over 150 guests came to support the Osterley Lions Club 8th Charter Night Celebration at the Indian GymKahana, Hounslow.
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Witney Lions respond to local council's
request for help with Christmas celebration

When the local town council said it couldn’t afford to stage the Christmas Lights this year, Witney Lions Club came to the rescue to run the event – the Witney Christmas Fayre...To browse full story click here.

Ealing Lions raise £5,000 for two hospital charities

Ealing Lions Club’s musical evening on 1st June 2013 raised £5,000 for Great Ormond Street Children’s Charity and the Royal Hospital for Neuro Disability...To browse full story click here. 

Wembley Lions race to help local scouts group
September 2013: Wembley (Brent) Lions Club has presented a cheque for £650 to the 8th Kenton Scouts Group.The amount was raised at a “Race Night” held jointly by both Wembley (Brent) Lions and the Scouts Group. More than 100 people supported the evening held at the scout centre on Kenton Road. The same evening the Lions Club also celebrated its handover ceremony.

Message in your wallet is
your card to medical attention


Biggleswade Sandy Lions Roger Wolburn has taken the Message in a Wallet initiative to heart, where a card is carried in your wallet providing the same information as Message in a Bottle...To browse full story click here...To browse full story click here.

Harpenden Lions bring Scotland to Rothamstead Park

Those looking for a day of fun and entertainment found it at the Harpenden Lions Highland Gathering at Rothamstead Park on 14th July 2013...To browse full story click here

Local MS receives £400 boost from Tring Lions
Tring Lions presented a cheque for £400 to Chiltern Multiple Sclerosis Centre in Halton. The money was raised through tin collections at the town’s Tesco store by Tring Lions Club. The centre was recently visited by HRH the Countess of Wessex back in May
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Message in a Bottle relaunch falls under the spotlight
Although it’s been 12 years since the Lions Club of Hillingdon introduced Message in a Bottle to the club, the club felt that it was high time to remind organisation and particularly the emergency services
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Linda Savell takes Centrepoint

When Linda Savell wife of Immediate Past District Governor John Savell of District 105a thought long and hard which worthwile charity to support for the year, there were a number of considerations... To browse full story click here

Lions International Conference in Hamburg 
draws excellent representation from District 105A

Over 28,000 Lions from around the word converged on the 96th International Conference in Hamburg, Germany, providing a excellent opportunity for Lions to mix and match their experience of service. To browse full story click here

Fairlop Leos raise funds to buy
books for local schools and nurseries

Fairlop Leos Club with members ranging in age from 12 to 14 and affiliated to Fairlop Lions, raised money for fiction and non-fiction books...To browse full story click here

Leighton Buzzard Lions seek new home for Lionel

Leighton Buzzard Lions Club has for the past 26 years owned and used Lionel the Train., a motorised ‘Land Train’ which has a Morris Minor engine and gearbox and back axle. To browse full story click here

Osterley Lions decend on Oxford Town and Gown 
10km race to help Muscular Distrophy Campaign

District 105A Lions from Osterley took part as volunteers at the
OxfordTown and Gown 10km race which has been voted as one of the best road races in the UK. To browse full story colick here

Lions and guests converge to participate 
for Ram Jaggi and Elliot Shubert golf trophies

Lions and guests took part at a golf day at Chiltern Forest Golf Club on 5th June 2013 with District Governor John Savell and District Governor Elect Sarbjit Assis joined all the golfers for lunch. To browse full story click here

London Belmont Lions distribute aid to two
African orphanages in Tanzania and Zanzibar

Lions Club of London Belmont distributed aid to two orphanages for blind, deaf, dumb and disabled children in Tanzania and Zanzibar. To browse full story click here 

Lions Club of Covent Garden organises Healthy
Living Fun Day with Haringey Community Centre

Lions Club of London Covent Garden joined force with Haringey Community Centre to hold a “Healthy
Living Fun Day”.  The focus was on promoting healthy living through nutritious diet, daily exercises and the maintaining a loving and caring relationship in life. To browse full story click here

Witney Lions provide full logistics for
4,000 music lovers at Witney Music Festival

Saturday 27th April 2013. Witney Lions Club took on several key responsibilities to ensure the Witney Music Festival was a huge success. To browse full story click here

Lions of London Hendon donate £4,000
to Moorfield Eye Hospital for an OCT device

Lions Club of London-Hendon donated £4,000 to Moorfield Eye Hospital which will be used to acquire a Spectralis spectral domain optical coherence tomography (OCT) device. To browse full story click here

Lions Clubs team up with MK Dons
to see Crawley Match at StadiumMK

MK Dons football club teamed up with several Lions Clubs to enable over 70 people to attend a football match as part of a buddy system. To browse full story click here

Witney Lions Club provides a
helping hand to Witney Wolves

Witney Lions Club has donated £2,500 to the Witney Wolves Rugby team set up three years ago. For full story click here

A splash of colour marks
Lions Seven Kings Holi Masti

On 24th March 2013 Lion Club of Seven Kings signalled the start of its Holi Celebrations when over 170 people gathered at Whipps Cross Hindu Temple on a cold, grey morning to enjoy what was a very colourful event. For full story click here

Hammersmith & Shepherds Bush Lions receive
thanks of appreciation for children's ward donation

Four members of Hammersmith & Shepherds Bush Lions club met with the Matron of Chelsea & Westminster Children’s Ward Gareth Teakle  in recognition of the club’s help in raising much needed funds.

   The funds were used to purchase equipment for the children’s therapy rooms and play areas and the parent’s room. Equipment worth £2,635 was donated to the children’s ward by Hammersmith & Shepherds Lions.

New Lions club London Park Royal joins District 105a family

London Park Royal formation took place at the Bridge Hotel, Greenford, on 15th February 2013, with an array of District Officers present.District Governor John Savell, IstVDG Sarbjit Assi and 2ndVDG Ramesh Parmar were present to witness the swearing in of 21 new members. Instrumental in the club's creation was Zone E Chair Ravina Rattan. However the new club is being sponsored by Lions Club of Acton in Zone D.

Milton Keynes calls the tune in
District 105a music competition 

District 105a Music Competition 17th February 2013 - Hannah Slavin sponsored by the Lions Club Milton Keynes Stony Stratford bagged District 105a Musical Competition on  this year’s chosen musical instrument, the piano... to browse full story click here

Lions in Zone C provide swimmers with
disabilities to take part in their Olympics

Dictrict 105a Zone c - Local Lions Clubs held its 21st Swimming Gala for those with disabilities at Hansworth Air Park Leisure Centre on 10th February browse full story click here

Senior Citizens Celebration brings Lions
teamwork together at Harrow Leisure Centre

 On 3rd February 2013 over 700 senior citizens took up a Lions Clubs invitation to party at the Harrow Leisure Centre. Lions Clubs from around the District including Edgware, Harrow & Pinner, Acton, Chipping Barnet, Mill Hill, Hadley Wood, Osterley, Bletchley, Belmont, Luton, and many other Lions clubs sponsored tables of 10 senior citizens. Lions, Leo, friends and partners indulged to put the event together. 
   Above are just a few of the moments captured on camera depicting the hard work everyone put in on the day. This was truly a committed Lions Service browse full story click here

Lions Club of London Central twins with Lions Club of Bangalore Host as witnessed by Bangalore members

Past District Governor Max Mongia (left) from
Lions Club of London Central celebrates the twinning of London Central with Lions Club of Bangalore Host, India, on 8th February 2013. The launch was witnessed by several Lions from Bangalore Host including (right to left) Vice President Lion Madan, Lion Nimmi and Lion Sharmi.

London Park Royal to join Lions family
A new Lions Club is set to join the Lions family in District 105A.   Formation night is Friday 15th February 2013, at the Bridge Hotel, Western Avenue, Greenford, at 7.30 for 8.00pm start. The cost for the evening is £12 which includes a buffet comprising sandwiches, canopies, soft drink, tea and coffee.  Sponsoring Lions Club London Acton, welcomes this new club into Zone D and invites as many people as possible to attend and support its formation.