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Darlington Lions Club

District Club of the Year 2012/13

Serving the community with Pride

Photo shows – Darlington Lion President, Robert Hillary (centre) receiving the “District 105NE “Club of the Year” Trophy award for 2012/13 from International guest Jama Wahl, Lion President, Streator Hardscrabble Lions Club , Illinois, USA. and John Sutherland (right) Immediate Past Governor, District 105NE

Please read on to learn more about the Darlington Lions Club that blends Fun, Fellowship and Fundraising with a sense of Local Community and Lots of Challenges!

If you are new to Lionism through this page and our own website you will be able to find out about the work of the International Association of Lions Clubs and the Darlington Lions Club in particular.

Photo left to right – Robert Hillary, President of Darlington Lions Club, Kath Wiper, Teacher of Fine Art & Art Foundation, Sylvia Western, Darlington Lions Club and five QE students.

Darlington Lions Club have donated 20 art, design & architecture books to Queen Elizabeth 6th Form College, Darlington and these will be logged and added to their library stock now totalling well over 200. These books were given by Darlington Lion Sylvia Western on behalf her niece who was also an art student.

If you are a Lion, and perhaps planning to visit our area, we hope that the information on our website will encourage you to spend some time with us.

Have you some time to spare? Interested in becoming a member? Just  use our “Contact Us” page or telephone on 0845 833 9874. If you are unsure of making a full commitment just yet, why not consider coming along to a meeting to see what happens and sample the activities of our Club.

Or, if you are not ready to join just yet, please become a “Friend of Darlington Lions” and help us whenever possible with our various activities, some of which are shown on our “Community Service” page.

For more information please visit our website.


District Convention 2018

Convention in 2018 took place in Northallerton from 16th to 18th November at The Golden Lion Hotel. For the full story of this the final 105NE Convention follow this link

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International President Guðrún
It’s just what Lions do!

Celebrating 100 years of helping the community 👏🎉

Posted by BBC Radio York on Saturday, 21 October 2017
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