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Volunteer Margaret Lilley, Barry Dale, president Knowle and Dorridge Lions and Jill Lambert, chair of VCHP Birmingham.

Knowle and Dorridge Lions raise £12k towards the vision care for homeless people

Knowle and Dorridge Lions have raised £12,000 to improve vision care for homeless people.

Lion Margaret Barretto, British Heart Foundation fundraising manager Donna Stokes as 'Hearty' and Hannah Mitchell, assistant front of house at Packwood House launch Heart of England Bike Ride.

Have a heart and sign up for bike ride

Cyclists are being urged to sign up for the annual Heart of England Bike Ride on Sunday, July 20, to help raise money for a collection of charities.

Medieval spectacular planned for this year's Knowle & Dorridge walk and bike ride

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KNOWLE and Dorridge Lions will be rolling back the centuries for this year’s annual bike ride and walk.

Hundreds turned away from Knowle and Dorridge Lions festive walk following wet weather

HUNDREDS of disappointed fund raisers were turned away from the Knowle and Dorridge Lions’ popular festive walk this year following a succession of torrential downpours over the Christmas period.

Knowle & Dorridge Lions get ready for 20th Festive Walk

KNOWLE and Dorridge Lions are inviting people to take a saunter in a Santa hat to raise money for a good cause.

Bumper year for Knowle and Dorridge Lions Club

Knowle and Dorridge Lions Club celebrated yet another successful year last month, when the club held its annual presentation evening for sponsors at the Greswolde Hotel in Knowle.

Solihull couple saddle up for Heart of England bike ride

THIS Sunday (July 8) husband and wife Jonathan and Jenny Eden from Solihull will be using pedal power for the British Heart Foundation (BHF) by taking on the Heart of England cycle challenge in memory of Jonathan’s father, Geoff.

Good weather for Knowle Fun Run

SUNSHINE beat down on the 1600 runners taking part in the 29th Knowle Fun Run last Sunday.

Last chance for Silhillians to enter Knowle fun run

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ORGANISERS of the Knowle Fun Run are looking for a last minute surge in entries and are concerned that runners will miss the vital deadline for online entry into this year’s event – Saturday, May 7.

New Knowle Fun Run prize

KNOWLE Fun Run are introducing a new trophy this year for the best-dressed competitor.

On the run for charity

ENTRIES have now opened for this year’s Knowle Fun Run on May 13.

Stepping out for a record breaker

MILD weather tempted a record-breaking number of people to take part in Knowle & Dorridge Lions’ Festive Walk.

Bursary duo jet off East

TWO former Arden School pupils from Knowle, have been awarded this year’s Knowle and Dorridge Lions Youth Travel Bursary.

Winning Davis dash

SHOPPING was made easy for Dorridge resident Juliet Davis when she grabbed a cool £300 worth of goods in the Lions’ trolley dash.

Couple celebrate Lions double

A DORRIDGE couple have both become presidents of different local Lions clubs.

A fun, fast and cool time in annual run

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COOL and dry conditions led to fast times for most of the 1,900 participants in the 28th Knowle Fun Run on Sunday.

Joanne to get race underway

RADIO WM’s Joanne Malin will be setting runners on their way at this year’s Knowle Fun Run.

Walking for fun

ONCE again residents are being asked to put their best foot forward for the Lions Festive Walk.

Garden grabbing

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Little wonder that Lorely Burt is confused about the position of local Liberal Democrats on ‘Garden Grabbing’ given their current disarray.

Bursaries help young to travel

INTREPID students will be heading to Edinburgh, Borneo and Nepal, having received bursaries from Knowle and Dorridge Lions.


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