Lions Club of Littleport – Your News Report

Lions Club of Littleport – Your News Report

As we have been living through a summer of uncertainty it is good to see how all the international networks of Lions Clubs have been coming together to help our local communities. Lions clubs have been funding food banks and providing support all around the world. We have been funding our local food bank. Also, recently we have started doing quizzes as well as games on Zoom to raise money for charity. As lock down…

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ThePort’s Joanne Coe has been even busier during Lockdown!

ThePort’s Joanne Coe has been even busier during Lockdown!

Joanne Coe isn’t exactly an unsung hero – this hardworking mum has not just been spoken of in glowing terms around Littleport but was honoured with a civic award recognising all her good deeds for the youth of the village in those halcyon days before Covid and lockdown. During this recent difficult time Joanne and her initiatives have continued to lift the spirits of the community in different ways. Joanne said: “It’s been so important…

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363MCC Keeping Their Shiny Side Up!

363MCC Keeping Their Shiny Side Up!

The old bikers’ greeting and good wishes, ‘Keep your shiny side up, rubber side down’ is embodied by Littleport’s bike club. They have continued to keep spirits high from the start of the lockdown and as soon as it was ok to do so organised rides out. A fun ‘Poker Run’ where 363MCC President Mark Robinson explains that “There are various check points along the route at which you get a playing card. At the…

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Littleport Town Colts Football Club

Littleport Town Colts Football Club

Littleport has had a football club since 1908 – Littleport Town. The club is now is looking for more members to continue the village’s proud association with the beautiful game “When you see them coming off the pitch with a smile on their faces, you feel so elated – it’s the best feeling in the world,” says Chris Slatter who has been coaching his team for Littleport Town Football Club for more than eight years….

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Littleport Women’s Institute

Littleport Women’s Institute

Littleport Women’s Institute is a tiny part of the largest women’s organisation in the country. We are a section of the Isle of Ely Federation of Women’s Institute, this in turn is affiliated to the National Federation of Women’s Institutes which has its office in London. The list of activities and aims etc., is very long. Our meetings are held once a month on a Tuesday evening in the village hall, and consist of a…

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Keeping Your Garden Secure During Storms

Keeping Your Garden Secure During Storms

With the current climate of strong gales and storms brewing across the UK we spoke to local home and maintenance company Emeralds Home and Garden about their advice on the best ways to secure your garden in the event of a storm. Recently we have seen a great influx in fence, shed and garden repairs due to the storms that have occurred. Here are a few tips for keeping your garden’s safe: Ensure all shed…

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Vine Community Church

Vine Community Church

It’s September! – a month reminding me of my career as a primary teacher. After a Summer holiday relaxing with my family and preparing for the new school year, it was back into classroom life and the exciting process of guiding children’s learning and seeing them perceptively gain in confidence as well as knowledge and understanding. But September’s also a great time to be in church. There’s enthusiasm and energy as we meet again, all…

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