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Shirley Lions Santa sleigh routes

Friday, Dec 10: Tanworth La, Maxstoke Croft, Dunstan Croft, Bearley Croft, Charlescote Croft

Call for Poppy Appeal support

SHIRLEY Royal British Legion is hoping that people will dig deep for this year’s Poppy Appeal.

Stepping out in the shoes of the blind

LOCAL people stepped out into the world of the blind on Saturday when Shirley Lions held international Lions World Sight Day last Saturday, October 16.

Seventh run tops £3,000

OVER 300 people pulled on their trainers to take part in this year’s Blythe Valley Fun Run.

Intrepid duo Arctic-bound

TWO pals from Solihull have set off on a 3000-mile journey to the Arctic Circle.

Lions in campaign on deaf awareness

AS Deaf Awareness Week takes place this week, Shirley Lions are inviting people to understand the LOOK AT ME campaign.

Hitting the right note for carnival

Preparations are being finalised for this year’s Shirley Lions Carnival in Shirley Park on Saturday July 10 which promises to be the biggest and best yet.

Record run success

RUNNERS stepped up to the mark after a charity fun run raised £2,700 for Solihull Autistic Spectrum Support and Information (SASSI).

Thanks for funds

ON behalf of Shirley Lions Club I should like to thank all the residents of Shirley, Solihull Lodge and Dickens Heath who contributed so generously to this year’s Christmas sleigh collection.

Air Ambulance funds flying in

THIS year’s Shirley Carnival raised £3000 for the County Air Ambulance.

Blooming wonderful for Katie

A SHIRLEY mum has thanked the team of generous volunteers who have transformed a garden for her disabled daughter.

Record turnout for Blythe Valley Park Charity Fun Run

A RECORD number of runners took part in the sixth annual Blythe Valley Park Charity Fun Run in Solihull.

Carnival promises to be the best yet

ROLL up, roll up - the carnival is in town!

Carnival’s in need of heroes and villains

PREPARATIONS are already well under way for this year’s Shirley Lions Carnival, in Shirley Park, on Saturday, July 11, which promises to be the biggest – and best – yet, with a host of arena and audience participation events being planned for the public of Shirley.

Knights battle at Shirley Carnival

KNIGHTS in shining armour will be doing battle at this year’s Shirley Carnival

What a sight for sore eyes

WORLD Sight Day this month signalled a huge achievement by the Shirley Lions Club as they passed the 60,000 mark for spectacles collected for third world countries.


Cathrina Hulse
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