New year brings new Lions in record surge

Kenilworth Lions with new members, Jeffrey Craddock, Richard Hobbs, Ian MacAfee, John Maclean, Rob Mansfield, Bill Wanley and John Whitehouse.
Kenilworth Lions with new members, Jeffrey Craddock, Richard Hobbs, Ian MacAfee, John Maclean, Rob Mansfield, Bill Wanley and John Whitehouse.

Kenilworth Lions are celebrating a record surge in new members after seeing seven signed up in just one night.

The charity club’s membership rose to 47 at the first meeting of the new year in what was described as an “unprecedented” leap in one month.

New members Jeffrey Craddock, Richard Hobbs, Ian MacAfee, John Maclean, Rob Mansfield, Bill Wanley and John Whitehouse are pictured being welcomed by club president, Ted Curtis and existing Lions.