Welcome to Newquay Towan Blystra Lions

Proud to serve Newquay and the surrounding communities.

Welcome to Newquay Towan Blystra Lions

Proud to serve Newquay and the surrounding communities.

Latest News and Events

Newquay Beer Festival Tickets on Sale 1st March

Newquay Beer Festival Tickets on sale 1 March   2024 will be the ELEVENTH charity Newquay Beer Festival and, having raised £100,000 since we started in 2003, we know how much this event has become a ‘must attend’ occasion in the social calendar of the town. It’s fun,...

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Environment Author supported at Newquay School Visit

Newquay Towan Blystra Lions were delighted to be able to support one of the areas favourite children’s authors, Ellie Jackson, who visited Newquay Primary Academy recently and gave an entertaining talk based on one of her books. The children then asked her some really...

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Donation to CHAT Alpaca Santuary

Members of Newquay Towan Blystra Lions called at Chy Lowen Alpacas Tregaswith (CHAT) to provide an early Christmas present to the project that provides Animal Assisted Intervention (AAI) which is a form of therapy, to help young people who have special needs, mental...

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New Zone Chair

Congratulations to Lion Phil Bunt of Newquay Towan Blystra Lions Club who has taken on the role of Zone A Chairman which covers Lions Clubs in the west of Cornwall from Penzance up to Newquay. Phil received the chain of office from the outgoing Zone Chairman, Lion...

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Special Christmas Draw

A special Christmas Draw, supported by numerous local businesses and individuals, has raised £1,500 for good causes, including the groups nominated as recipients of funds from Chrissie’s Sunshine Appeal. Organised by Newquay Towan Blystra Lions Club, tickets have been...

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Ukraine Mercy Trip for our Member

Two members of Lions Clubs in Newquay have recently returned from joining the 17th convoy of vehicles from ‘Cornwall and Devon Sending Love to Ukraine’. The group, which is organised by Callington Lion Darren Tait, and wife, Polly, receives and then transports masses...

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Towan Blystra Lions Annual Community Lunch 2023

Over 100 local people attended the Community Christmas Lunch organised by Newquay Towan Blystra Lions at the Marguson Sandy Lodge Hotel. The annual, subsidised event, is a particularly favourite with residents who’s options to celebrate the festive season might not be...

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Santa’s Tour Routes Confirmed 2023

Photo caption: Santa popped in to get the meerkats Xmas present list at Newquay Zoo recently! SANTA’S TOUR ROUTES CONFIRMED  Here’s where Santa will be touring during December – come on out and support him. Santa’s Tour Plans, each starting at around 6pm, are as...

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Ho Ho Ho It’s Time to View Santa’s Routes for 2023

Santa’s on his Tour again soon With the help of his elves from Towan Blystra Lions Club, Santa will once again be touring the streets of Newquay and helping out in other ways by turning on festive lights and entertaining young people in a specially constructed grotto....

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Carol joins the Pride

Newquay Towan Blystra Lions were delighted to welcome a new member to their club, bringing the club’s total membership to 32. Carol Boyle, is shown receiving her certificate and Lions pin badge from President Heather Stanley and her sponsor, club vice president, Jon...

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Lions help out the Zombies!

Members of Newquay Towan Blystra and Newquay Lions joined forces to help marshal this year's highly popular Zombie Crawl through the main streets of Newquay on Saturday 28 October. The parade, organised by Mark Warren and the team at Newquay Business Improvement...

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Community Christmas Lunch 2023

The ever popular Community Christmas Lunch, held at the Marguson Sandy Lodge Hotel in Newquay, is set to return for another year on Friday, December 8, and the tickets are likely to get snapped up quickly. So, if you are a regular attendee, or someone who thinks this...

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Lions receive special awards

A Melvin Jones Fellowship is a highly-prized and prestigious award from the Lions Clubs International Foundation which is awarded to members of the community whose work towards humanitarian causes is deemed worthy of special recognition. At the Newquay Towan Blystra...

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Grand Christmas Draw Prizes

The results of Towan Blystra Lions Grand Christmas Draw will be revealed at the annual Community Christmas Lunch at The Marguson Sandy Lodge Hotel on Friday 8 December. The list of prizes is being updated all the time and is the result of the generosity of businesses...

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Support for Community Radio Station

Members of the two Lions Clubs in Newquay, Newquay Lions and Towan Blystra, came together to support an important part of the local community recently when they heard that Radio Newquay were seeking funds for some additional equipment to enhance their live outside...

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The Pride(s) of Newquay

The Pride(s) of Newquay   Members of Newquay Lions and Towan Blystra Lions came together on Saturday 21 October to celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of the founding of the Towan Blystra Club. Together with Past District Governor Lesley Chudley, the group proudly...

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Towan Blystra Lions Donation to Newquay Band

Newquay Band have been a regular feature of Sunday afternoons at Newquay Beer Festival for many years and the 2023 Charity festival run by Newquay Towan Blystra Lions Club was no different. All the acts at the festival play free of charge which means more of the funds...

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Lions Donate to 1st Newquay Scout Group

Two former scouts of 1st Newquay were amongst the Lions who attended a recent Explorer’s meeting to present a cheque of £450 to the group and also a video projector, kindly donated by Lions Vice President, Jon Collins. Lion President Heather Stanley was delighted to...

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2023 Beer Festival

Towan Blystra Lions President Heather Stanley said that despite the weather the revellers had a great time. She also thanked all the volunteers for giving their time, She also thanked Hendra Holiday Park for such great venue & accommodating us also the Acts who...

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About us

Newquay Towan Blystra Lions is a collection of men and women from the Mid-Cornwall area who have come together for one reason – to serve Newquay and it’s surrounding communities and offering support. We have a membership spanning many age ranges, our youngest members in their twenties and our oldest – well, that would be rude to reveal….

Ask for our assistance

We are here to serve, in any way we can and therefore welcome requests for assistance from any individual or group that requires it. Lions don’t just serve by awarding financial grants, although this is a large part of what we do…