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Spread a Smile of Joy

Ask 100 people what they most associate with Lions Clubs and the number 1 answer is likely to be the Santa Sleigh. At Castle Bromwich the Christmas Sleigh is our biggest fundraising event of the year, but it’s so much more than just fundraising. Before we became Lions Eric and I helped with the Santa […]

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Indecision Causes Indigestion

Our last Lions’ social was a visit to Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market. It’s been some years since Eric and I last visited it and I was surprised at how much it had expanded. The most appealing part to Eric was the masses and masses of food stalls, but what a dilemma, he wanted to try […]

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Cricket – “It’s So Very English”

“Cricket makes no sense to me. I find it beautiful to watch and I like that they break for tea. That is very cool, but I don’t understand it. My friends from the Lions tried to explain it, but I didn’t understand what they were talking about” – Misquote of Jim Jarmusch OK I hold […]

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