Anya gives her new Theraplay trike the thumbs up!

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Kenilworth Lions and Round Table have joined forces recently, to help a local couple buy a specialised Theraplay tricycle for their 4-year old daughter Anya, who is registered disabled and unable to walk without assistance. This is a trike that she can ride independently, be pushed along on or can be hitched to a parent’s bike and towed. Cycling is a good …

Lions and Choir join forces to support Myton Hospice

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Kenilworth Lions and the Stoneleigh Male Voice Choir have joined forces recently to pay for an additional syringe driver for Myton Hospice in Warwick, at a cost of £1,035. This will enable the hospice to reduce the need to move this type of equipment between its Coventry and Warwick sites depending on where the patient need occurs. Phil Inshaw, Kenilworth …

Lions back school rugby and football team on their Canadian tour

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Kenilworth Lions have been delighted to help sponsor the combined rugby and football teams from Kenilworth School who are touring Vancouver & Victoria, Canada in April. Each member of team has been provided with a backpack proudly displaying the Lions International logo. Lions President Phil Inshaw said: “We’re delighted to be backing a sports team from Kenilworth School again this …

Duck Race Winning Numbers!

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In case you weren’t at the duck Race yesterday in Abbey Fields – although many thousands of you were – here are the numbers of the winning ducks:- 1st     1008 2nd   781 3rd   1382 4th   1042 If you have a winning ticket, but weren’t able to claim your prize on the day, we’ll be in …

“Where can I buy my Duck Race tickets?”

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Tickets for the Kenilworth Lions Charity Duck Race on Boxing Day can be bought before the day at many locations in the town:- SHOPS: Steve Crowe Butchers, Bakers Dozen, Leyes Lane Pharmacy, Gentry (Barbers). PUBS: The Engine, The Cottage, The Wyandotte, The Gauntlet, The Virgins & Castle. THE KENILWORTH CENTRE IN ABBEY END CAR PARK – Weekdays between 9.00 am and 1.00 pm. OUTSIDE WAITROSE SUPERMARKET …

This year’s ducks all counted and ready to race!

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The 1500 ducks due to race in the Kenilworth Lions Charity Duck Race on Boxing Day were assembled and thoroughly checked over in a complex and painstaking process at our equipment store at Kings Hill Nurseries today. A team of Lions made sure that no ducks were missing, and none duplicated. The ducks were then scrambled up and loaded into …

No Duck Race ticket selling outside Sainsbury’s tomorrow (Saturday)

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Due to unforeseen circumstances, Kenilworth Lions will not be selling Duck Race tickets outside Sainsbury’s supermarket in Warwick Road, Kenilworth tomorrow (Saturday) as planned. However, tickets continue to be on sale at many locations around the town – pubs and shops, and the Kenilworth Centre – and will also be on sale at the next two Thursday markets (15th and …

New sales outlet for Duck Race tickets at theKenilworthCentre

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This year there’s a new sales outlet in Kenilworth where you can buy your tickets for our Boxing Day Duck Race – the KenilworthCentre in Abbey End Car Park. Louise on the Reception Desk is there every weekday between 9.00 am and 1 pm, and will be happy to sell you some. She also has a rather fetching oversized duck …